Michigan is a wonderland of fun and entertainment. Michigan has 1,415 hotels. What hotel in Michigan is the best for an awesome getaway?

To be the BEST means you must always bring your A game. That means the hotel staff, cleanliness, entertainment options & safety and security play into my hotel choice. I'm not a Super 8 dude.

Location is a huge factor when it comes to choosing a hotel. I like to be close to the water during the summer and I'll take a downtown view during the fall and winter. The best hotel in Michigan has been in movies, some important people have stayed there and it can be windy.

U.S. News used the following criteria to determine the best hotel in Michigan:

U.S. News & World Report ranks the best hotels in Michigan based on an analysis of industry awards, hotel star ratings and user ratings. Hotels that scored in the top 10% of the Best Hotels in USA earned a Gold badge.


Fun Info About Michigan's Best Hotel

This hotel is old. It's located in the middle of nowhere and you have to take a boat to get there.

Since 1887, ********** hotel beckons guests to a time where old-world meets new charm. Experience the tradition of Afternoon Tea in the Parlor, dressing up for dinner, nightly dancing to the sounds of a live orchestra, and sitting in a rocking chair on the world’s longest porch.


Cool People That Have Visited This Hotel

Notable people from history have visited this hotel and ordered a lot of room service, can you imagine the parties? Sarcasm aside a few notables are mentioned.

number of notable visitors, including five U.S. presidents, inventor Thomas Edison, and author Mark Twain.


Michigan's Best Hotel For a Getaway

Photo: Grand Hotel Media Room
Photo: Grand Hotel Media Room

The Best Hotel in Michigan is the Grand Hotel. Take the ferry to Mackinac Island for a step back in time. There are no cars allowed. Ride a bike around the island, check out the downtown district and explore. If you get bored on the island, that's on you.

Trip Advisor sums up the Grand Hotel:

My stay at this Grand Hotel was so outstanding in every way. The building itself is gloriously inviting and full of vibrant happy colors. We were greeted by professional, helpful, pleasant staff. My room was so Victorian and warm. I loved it. The meals were all so delicious , quite a variety of foods. And hot meals were Hot! I loved the parlor for afternoon tea. I specially loved the dress code after 6:30pm. It makes for a magical romantic evening, The harpist and pianist made it more so.

Banned on Mackinac Island