Beautifully situated between the east and west arms of Grand Traverse Bay, the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson®, Traverse City, MI places guests a mile from gorgeous beaches and a bustling downtown. Our Traverse City hotel is just off Highway 31, and about a mile from the Traverse Area Recreational Trail (TART), where locals enjoy scenic walks or bike rides along the shoreline. As if location weren’t enough, our hotel welcomes you with free hot breakfast, valet laundry service and a whirlpool tub as you experience one of Horizon Travel Magazine’s “Must See American Cities.”
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Hotel Amenities & Services
Feel the “up north” charm of Traverse City through our friendly staff and thoughtful amenities, like an indoor pool and a relaxing hot tub. Enjoy free breakfast each morning with favorites like omelets and waffles before exploring our enchanting beach town. Additional amenities include:
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Our Rooms & Suites
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:
Where to Eat While You’re Here
Guests appreciate our complimentary, hot Be Our Guest Breakfast, but 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 within a four-mile radius.
Things to Do in Traverse City
Access five beaches in 10 minutes or less from our hotel. Along with fun activities centered around Grand Traverse Bay, the city is known for great golf, wineries and cultural charm. Popular nearby attractions include:
State Theater – Home of the Traverse City Film Festival, this theater is a must-see attraction, two miles away 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 the 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, nine miles south of the hotel and a quick 20-minute drive. 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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Groups & Meetings
For convenient meeting space just four miles from Cherry Capital Airport (TVC), reserve one of our boardrooms. Our larger space can host up to 40 delegates. We offer audiovisual equipment and catering to support your gathering.
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100% Non-Smoking Facility
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