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Detroit, Michigan
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42 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2013

My husband and I were pointed in the direction of the Grand Beach after the Cherry Hotel was all booked up. The manager was very friendly - 2 handshakes in fact and personable.. The room was right on the beach which was beautiful despite the poor weather. You can tell that it is an older hotel, but the bathroom is... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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131 reviews
40 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 November 2013

Stayed here with three kids. Had good size room that faced the beach. The place is pretty dated, but I knew that from previous reviews. The service at the front desk is extremely limited. We had to go there each time we needed a beach towel (which would be every day). The breakfast was terrible. Crowded and just not good... More 

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1 Thank KidsAreATrip
Sparta, Michigan, United States
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2013

Our room was clean, we had a nice view, and the parking was a breeze. I was impressed most of all, though, by how the staff practically bend over backwards to help me with a computer situation. While on a business trip/family mini-vacation in Traverse, I had to print some invoices, etc., out on the hotel business center computer. The... More 

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Thank Jayne K
Detroit, Michigan
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12 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2013

We stay here every year during cherry festival. The rooms are beautiful and very clean. The staff was very friendly and accommodating! The location is great with it being right on the beach, close to downtown area, and surrounded by local restaurants! The breakfast was great as well, plenty of options for those who are traveling with a large family!

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2013

I visited just after Labor Day and there was a chill in the air, but I still had to go on the beach and marvel at Lake Michigan. My room was clean and the whole place was great. When traveling, I don't stay in my room much, but having a nice, clean room to relax is a must! It was... More 

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Canton, Michigan
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12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2013

First off folks, I must recommend you get a room with a water view! It is $10 or $20 more and I promise you it is completely worth every penny. We stayed in October with a first floor room facing the Bay. It was a great weekend away! Upon arrival, the manager (his name has slipped my mind) greeted us... More 

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Houston, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2013

This Hotel was a very good value for the price. It is has a good location and the rooms were spacious and very clean. the view of the lake was good. The breakfast room was inviting and had healthy food.

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Detroit, Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2013

This was my first visit to TC. My family & I (1 another adult & 1 male teenager) spent 4 nights. It is a very family-oriented location. There were lots of families with smaller children. Many of those families seemed to be occupying the beach view rooms. My room faced the courtyard (parking lot) & was quiet. I didn't mind... More 

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Loveland, Ohio
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2013

I have stayed at at a half dozen hotels in Traverse City and, believe me, despite what the people at the Grand Beach will tell you, none of them charge a hidden resort fee. This 4% fee is added to the price quoted for your room and is nonnegotiable. It covers breakfast and internet; in other words, it covers things... More 

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Thank PG58
Ohio, United States
1 review
Reviewed 29 September 2013

Clean room with comfortable beds, bathroom updated and very clean, microwave and refridgerator, wonderful lakeview , great sauna and pool area, nice light breakfast, and very helpful , friendly and welcoming front desk employees is what we experienced at our stay at the Grand Beach Resort Hotel in September. Restaurants and shopping very close to the hotel with a added... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Grand Beach Waterfront Resort Hotel is one of the finest accommodations on the beaches of Traverse City, Michigan. Grand Beach Traverse City hotel offers an indoor pool, hot tub, deluxe complimentary continental breakfast & many more amenities. We offer a wide array of guest rooms, from large suites accommodating family vacations to deluxe beach front hotel rooms and condominiums with in-room whirlpool spas for that romantic escape, so book your next vacation at Grand Beach hotel today. We look forward to seeing you! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Grand Beach Resort Hotel

Address: 1683 N US Highway 31 N, Traverse City, MI 49686-3741
Region: United States > Michigan > Grand Traverse County > Traverse City
Price Range: $104 - $200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Grand Beach Resort Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 97
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Also Known As:
Grand Beach Hotel Traverse City
Grand Beach Resort Hotel Traverse City, Michigan
Grand Beach Traverse City
Hotel Style:
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Traverse City
#14 Business Hotel in Traverse City
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“The first floor beachfront rooms walk right out to the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles 85scotth, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
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“Third floor for less noise.”
 of 5 bubbles truemichigan, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms with best views do not have sofas.”
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“Get the beach view if it's available. It's beautiful.”
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