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Whispering Waters

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Reviewed 27 July 2015

I stayed here for one night on a business trip in July, 2015. As it is the height of tourist season, I could not find any reasonably priced rooms in town, so I looked around for bed and breakfasts. This property came up on the TripAdvisor list - and the reviews looked promising, so I decided to take a chance....

2Thank Anniebananie200
Bolingbrook, Illinois
Reviewed 17 July 2015

Stayed at this bed and breakfast two years ago and everything was just as wonderful as the first time. Juli was very helpful with the booking and the planning and Brian was a gracious and accommodating host. Seven of us stayed in the Main house and all of us enjoyed the wonderful breakfasts in the morning and peace and quiet...

Thank William S
Cleveland, Ohio, United States
Reviewed 12 July 2015

This is a gorgeous piece of property away from Traverse City's busy downtown...but close enough to be there in about 15 minutes. It is quiet, wooded, and private. We stayed in the cabin on the property which was fun. IF you opt for the cabin, which offers cozy privacy, a screened porch overlooking the river, and a fully equipped bath,...

2Thank LisaFromCleveland
Bloomington, Indiana
Reviewed 8 July 2015

The gravel drive is long and gives you just a moment to wonder what you have gotten yourself into, before it leads you to a property that seems to have grown up right along with the trees. The structures, gardens and settings of Whispering Waters are something you will find nowhere else. In addition to the nearly magical setting, you...

1Thank BloomingtonCrowe
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 26 June 2015

About ten miles south of Traverse City on the Boardman River, down a narrow gravel road, is a B&B nestled in a beautifully landscaped setting. There are several buildings, lodges with one or two bedroom accommodations. The one that my wife and I stayed in with another couple had a comfortable sitting room with a big fireplace, a kitchen with...

1Thank John E
Cranberry Township, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 30 May 2015

If it wasn't for Trip Advisor and each of the positive reviews that I've read, I would've missed staying at this HEAVENLY B&B! Each review is exactly right on with it's serene description! I especially liked the attention to detail, the quaintness, the accommodations and the beautiful grounds. We stayed for two nights in the main house and it was...

Thank Firstimer40
Grand Rapids, Michigan
Reviewed 18 February 2015

Traveled this past weekend to whispering waters for a second time - I was SO looking forward to being back! We stayed in the Spring House Suite both times, and enjoy the privacy of having our own place while still getting the "community" feel by visiting the main house for breakfast. Brian is an excellent host, very accommodating and he...

2Thank Ashley J
Swartz Creek, Michigan
Reviewed 19 October 2014

First of all, the reviews are right on the nose for this place! What a gem! From the moment we arrived, Brian greeted us and gave us all the information we needed. We stayed in the Spring Suite which was EXCEPTIONAL! We had our own sun room/sitting area, private bathroom with his/her sinks, a stand up shower and separate large...

6Thank sunlover4fun
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 14 October 2014

My husband and I stayed in the cabin for 3 days on a mini-honeymoon after our wedding. We drove from Chicago and arrived in the after dark to a welcoming, perfect little cabin. We ran into Brian at around 9 pm on our way out to search for food and he was so friendly and full of recommendations for restaurants...

5Thank window_cat
Colorado Springs, Colorado
Reviewed 1 October 2014

Our 2 night stay at Whispering Waters could not have been better. It far exceeded our expectations and left us wanting to return and stay twice as long! The accommodations were superb in the spring suite...very clean, tastefully decorated and so comfortable. It is the beauty, as well as the peace and quiet that sets this B & B apart...

Thank peanuts0270

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Internet
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Whispering Waters

Address: 2020 Sarns Rd, Traverse City, MI 49696-8234
Region: United States > Michigan > Grand Traverse County > Traverse City
Number of rooms: 23
Also Known As:
Whispering Waters Traverse City, Michigan
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“We stayed upstairs. The bathroom isn't connected but there was enough privacy. No sharing bathrooms unless requested.”
Br0ten, 27 Feb 2016 | Read review
“maybe downstairs bedroom”
lexwacket, 9 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Main building has shared baths and wifi. Cabin and spring house private, romantic”
vjkelley, 24 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Main house, big room with balcony was wonderful”
sydsgam, 11 Sep 2015 | Read review
“All rooms have great views.”
54sallyc, 11 Aug 2015 | Read review
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