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Thunder Bay Resort

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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Resting on over 400 acres of Northern Michigan's stunning landscape, Thunder Bay Resort is the perfect retreat for your weekend escape! Complete with a state-of-the-art, Full-Service RV park, Deluxe Lodging poised on our pristine 18-hole golf course and a 160 acre Elk preserve, Thunder Bay Resort is truly a destination for all seasons. Enjoy the outdoors? Then take advantage of the amenities hosted by Thunder Bay Resort including snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, biking, hiking, horseshoes, and the Resort's award-winning, signature Elk Viewing Carriage Ride, Gourmet Dinner & Wine Tasting Event!
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Public Wifi
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Golf Course
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Room features
Kitchenette
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Suites
Non-Smoking Rooms
Accessible rooms
Microwave
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HOTEL STYLE
Great View
HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
Getting there
Alpena County Regional Airport26 km
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Is there any new information to give? Perhaps not - this was incredibly fun. The Mystery starts Friday night and runs to Saturday night, with an in depth discussion Sunday morning. Saturday also features the Elk tour and the dinner at the Cabin. It was...More

Thank Matthew A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Murder Mystery Weekend at Thunder Bay Resort: Wow – an awesome fall weekend experience in Michigan. Soon after arriving we realized that our newbie team (6 sleuths) were amongst many repeat teams. The game started Friday evening and concluded Sunday morning after breakfast. Of course...More

Thank HockeyFan65
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This resort is awesome, and has a lot to offer! The view from the balcony is so picturesque!! We loved it here! These pictures are off the balcony. There's a lot to do here! They have elk tour. We didn't do it but looks like...More

Thank Cindy W
Reviewed 11 October 2018

When I walked into my room I said" Oh my this is so cute". It wasn't fancy but clean and adorable. The staff and owner were fantastic. Your wish is their command. The food was so good . The horse-driven ride for the Elk view...More

Thank mitcher10
Reviewed 10 October 2018

We shared a villa with another couple for a 3 day/2 night weekend. We loved the Elk View/Carriage Ride with the Wine Tasting Meal Event and would absolutely recommend this portion of our getaway to friends and family. However we were disappointed in the meal...More

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Georgianna L
15 October 2018|
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Response from Jan P | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There are suites with whirlpool tubs.
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Rhonda B
26 July 2018|
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Response from Carl V | Reviewed this property |
I believe there is some cover on the carriers but i don;\'t know if they can be completely enclosed. I believe you need to call the resort to make certain.
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Luci4Love
23 May 2018|
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Response from 858reneeh | Reviewed this property |
Thunder Bay Resort asked when making reservations if there were anybody in our party with food allergies, but nothing about vegans. Sorry I couldn’t be more help. I would suggest calling them to find out.
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Room Tips
"Go for the full suite."
548matthewa
1 week ago
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"We had a suite & it would sleep 7.....if the couch opened up it would sleep 8.......clean & very..."
vancejctsg
3 Mar 2018
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"We did not stay at there lodging. We were there for the Elk Viewing Event only."
Y7513TFjuliek
30 Jan 2018
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"Dress warm, when we went it was early January and extremely cold on the wagon ride but worth it."
burgessw72
16 Jan 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$ 108 - US$ 148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
thunder bay hotel hillman
LOCATION
United StatesMichiganHillman
NUMBER OF ROOMS
34
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