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Shanty Creek Resorts

5780 Shanty Creek Rd, Bellaire, MI 49615-8311
+1 800-678-4111
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Wouldn't come back

Came here to try something different than Boyne Mountain. Won't try that again! Had ordered... read more

Reviewed 29 December 2016
via mobile

Had out wedding at this locale and later returned with our daughter for a vacation. Perfect place... read more

Reviewed 10 December 2016
New York
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An iconic ski and golf resort in northern Michigan, Shanty Creek Resorts is a three-resort experiences in one. Its three villages of SCR (Summit, Cedar River and Schuss) span 4,500 acres across hardwood forests, rolling meadows and atop mountain bluffs with miles of scenic vistas. With nearly 500 lodging options, multiple dining venues, four award-winning golf courses, two ski mountains, an 8-lane tubing park, six terrain parks, and a fitness center and wellness spa, plus over 35,000 sq ft of conference and special event space, Shanty Creek Resorts has been an Up North destination for generations.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
26 Apr 2017
19 Apr 2017
“Fun ski lodge = Ivans”
5780 Shanty Creek Rd, Bellaire, MI 49615-8311
+1 800-678-4111
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Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Came here to try something different than Boyne Mountain. Won't try that again! Had ordered everything the night before (snowboarding, ski and tubing tickets for 5 teenagers). The place shouldn't sell tickets if they don't have enough equipment!! Especially for the price you pay. Greed....More

Thank Littlewinelova
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Had out wedding at this locale and later returned with our daughter for a vacation. Perfect place in the summer and winter. Great service and plenty of options for everyone.

Thank SarahSesaw
Reviewed 1 December 2016

Shanty Creek Resorts can be "hit and miss''. We've been coming here off and on for decades and I have to say, in general, the place has seen better days. Certainly not worth the premium price but they are the only resort/major hotel in the...More

Thank Great_Lakes_Fan
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

The Shanty Creek Complex has multiple areas associated with the name. My wife and I stayed at the Lakeview Hotel as part of a conference she attended. Our room was very comfortable, and it appeared to have been recently renovated. Room plenty spacious for two...More

Thank DennisLHopkins1
Reviewed 7 November 2016

We visited Shanty creek for a quick anniversary getaway. All of our expectations were exceeded in every way. We visited during the off-season, there was only one other couple in our building which made our location very private and secluded. Our condo had gorgeous views...More

Thank tamnter
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Staying at Shanty Creek Resorts - at the Cedar River Golfside Condo was great as we were able to take advantage of the golf courses at Shanty Creek Resorts. They have 4 courses that are very different and make for great rounds of golf. Our...More

Thank mixaconsulting
Reviewed 29 August 2016

The experience was wonderful from the moment I walked into the resort! I could see the sun setting through the huge windows in the dinning area, it was beautiful! I was greeted with a warm, friendly smile. The room was amazing, the bed was unbelievably...More

Thank Debbie W
Reviewed 29 August 2016

We ski at Schuss every February with multiple families and can always count on having a great time... The hill is very manageable (but still fun for the midwest), the property is always well-maintained, and the staff is always very helpful and friendly. My family...More

Thank mrscindylopez
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed in three different areas over the years. Centrally located for an array of activities seasonal activities. Nice accommodations and well maintained.

Thank Kathy s
Reviewed 11 August 2016

The resort is great but on a rainy day we went to the Hotel dining room for lunch. Our first hint should have been it was vacant. the view was spectacular but the food and service were not up to par like their courses. It...More

Thank Dan K
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Why nobody talks about the skiing there? How is it? Hows is the trails and everything?
12 December 2016|
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Response from mixaconsulting | Reviewed this property |
We did not ski but looks like great ski area.
Thinking of spending a weekend road biking in this area. Found a place @ Shanty Creek on VRBO that looks interesting. Wondering what area is like for road biking.....
13 July 2015|
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Response from Chris H | Property representative |
Thanks for your question, Violettte. Antrim County has become a huge draw for road riding and mountain biking alike. The rolling hills that make up the terrain create long, subtle climbs and bombable descents. Meanwhile... More