Area Information

The Inn at Bay Harbor- A Marriott Renaissance Golf Resort sits on the shore of Lake Michigan and is centrally located in one of North America's premier vacation destinations. Perched along Little Traverse Bay between the charming resort communities of Harbor Springs, Petoskey and Charlevoix, The Inn at Bay Harbor is surrounded by historic charm and natural splendor.

The lifestyle of northern Michigan and its communities are among the many reasons The Inn at Bay Harbor is the perfect Michigan resort vacation destination. The Inn is ideally located among numerous attractions including BOYNE's 115 ski slopes, 11 golf courses, three spas, a gigantic indoor waterpark and the Bay Harbor Marina that it connects to.

Other outdoor adventures include endless biking and hiking trails, boating or fishing on scenic inland lakes, rivers or Lake Michigan. Snowshoeing, snowmobiling, golf, zipline adventures, and cycling are just a few of the local favorites. The Inn is centrally located on the Little Traverse Wheelway, 26 miles of paved trails with several scenic stops from Charlevoix to Harbor Springs.

If you seek a more relaxed vacation, comb local beaches for northern Michigan's famous Petoskey stones, follow a trail through a forest looking for morel mushrooms, explore the local theatre, casino, shopping districts, or a day trip to Mackinac Island or the Traverse City area that includes the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore Park.

Our resorts and the surrounding communities put together a year round line-up of musical performances, sporting events, food festivals, fireworks, arts and crafts shows, and much more. Discover all your activity and entertainment options by visiting the links below.