Choose the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson®, Houghton, MI for comfortable hotel rooms in the Upper Peninsula. We are less than two miles from the Michigan Tech campus, where you can visit students and cheer on the Huskies. In winter months, get a pass to ski and snowboard at Mont Ripley Ski Area, less than eight minutes away. Portage Lake, located 10 minutes away, is an ideal summer destination for boating and fishing. If you need to replenish your supplies, the Copper Country Mall and other shopping venues are less than a mile away.
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Hotel Amenities & Services
Make yourself at home at the Country Inn & Suites, where you can enjoy cookies and coffee 24 hours a day. The kids can unleash energy in the children’s pool while the adults soak in the whirlpool spa. And just like home, you can enjoy the company of your pet. Amenities and services include:
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Our Rooms & Suites
Offering Serta 2000® pillowtop mattresses, our hotel rooms and suites help you relax. After a busy day, you can put your feet up and watch your favorite shows on the 32-inch TV before drifting off to sleep on our plush pillows. Standard room highlights include:
If you need additional rooms for the kids, reserve one of our King Executive Suites and enjoy these extras:
Where to Eat While You’re Here
Each morning of your stay, you can treat yourself to the complimentary, hot Be Our Guest Breakfast. Served in our dining room, this meal features golden Belgian waffles, fresh fruit, bagels, pastries, eggs and a selection of hot items. For lunch and dinner, order delicious entrees at nearby restaurants like Joey's Seafood & Grill and Gemignani's Italian Restaurant. If you want a snack, walk to Roy's Pasties and Bakery for a freshly made tart.
Things to Do in Houghton
Learn more about the area’s rich mining history by touring the A.E. Seaman Mineral Museum and Quincy Mine, both less than two miles from the hotel. For some outdoor recreation, book a tee time at Portage Lake Golf Course. Don’t miss these other favorites during your stay:
Michigan Technological University – Founded to train engineers for the copper mines, Michigan Tech is now home to more than 7,000 students. You can drive five minutes to the university to watch Huskies games or tour the sprawling 925-acre campus.
Keweenaw National Historical Park – Drive 30 minutes to the Keweenaw National Historical Park, which features 21 unique heritage sites. Stop by the Calumet Visitor Center to pick up trail maps and to arrange guided ranger tours.
Mont Ripley Ski Area – Spend the day skiing on 24 trails and six glade runs at this popular ski destination less than 10 minutes from the hotel. In summer, hike to the hilltop for stunning views of Lake Superior and the Huron Mountains.
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Groups & Meetings
When hosting events of up to 40 people, choose the meeting room at the Country Inn & Suites. You can rent audiovisual equipment to give slideshows and presentations and use the DVD player to show training videos.
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100% Non-Smoking Facility
Proud recipient of the
2015 President's Award.
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