Beautifully situated between the east and west branches of Grand Traverse Bay, the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson®, Traverse City, MI places guests a mile from gorgeous beaches and a bustling downtown. It’s a quick drive to more than 150 inland lakes and rivers. Ride a bicycle down the 10.5-mile TART trail, enjoy views along the Grand Traverse Bay shoreline, visit local parks or savor a delicious meal at any one of the numerous restaurants in downtown Traverse City. If you’re here in early July, don’t miss the world-famous National Cherry Festival!
Feel the “up north” charm of Traverse City through our friendly staff and thoughtful amenities, like an oversize indoor pool and a relaxing hot tub. Enjoy a free, hot breakfast each morning with favorites like omelets and waffles before exploring our enchanting beach town. Additional amenities include:
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Our Hotel Rooms
Our hotel offers large guest rooms and suites with extras like complimentary coffee and flat-screen TVs. Other highlights include:
For added space, reserve an Extended-stay Suite with two queen beds and these extras:
Bars & Restaurants
Guests appreciate our free, hot breakfast, and the area is full of delicious dining options for lunch and dinner.
Whether you’re in the mood for something casual or elegant, there are plenty of nearby restaurants such as the Blue Tractor within a four-mile radius.
Things to Do in Traverse City
From our hotel, you can access five beaches in 10 minutes or less. Along with fun activities centered around Grand Traverse Bay, Traverse City is known for great golf, wineries and cultural charm. Popular nearby attractions include:
State Theatre & Bijou by the Bay – Home of the Traverse City Film Festival, this theater is a must-see attraction two miles from our hotel. Save time and money by purchasing a perfect date night dinner and movie package. The theater also features several free events throughout the year.
Great Lakes Children’s Museum – Located just four miles away from our Country Inn & Suites, this delightful attraction offers educational entertainment for the entire family. Kids enjoy hands-on displays and demonstrations designed to inspire curiosity and learning. Bring an extra shirt if you plan to visit the water exhibit!
Beach Bums Baseball – Catch America’s favorite pastime at Wuerfel Park, a 20-minute drive south of the hotel. Bring the entire family to cheer on the Traverse City Beach Bums, and don’t forget your glove in case a foul ball comes your way!
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Plan Your Next Group Visit
We offer discounted rates for corporate travelers, weddings, tour groups, sports teams and family reunions.
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