Bay Harbor, Michigan is a beautiful town on Lake Michigan’s Little Traverse Bay, and offers visitors picturesque views of the lake and sunsets, fine dining, world-class golfing, one of the world’s best marina’s, and it’s home to the Inn at Bay Harbor, which has been named one of the top 500 hotels in the world by Travel + Leisure magazine, among other awards. Just a short drive from many other beautiful Northern Michigan destinations like Petoskey, Mackinac Island, Harbor Springs, and the Upper Peninsula. Explore the best things to do in Bay Harbor in this guide.
Luxury Golf Courses: The Jewel on Mackinac Island
The Jewel golf course at Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island, MI is one of the world’s finest golf courses. Offering a front 9 for all experience levels, a scenic horse-drawn carriage ride to the back 9, and a more challenging but oh so rewarding back 9 with some of the best views of the island and the Straits of Mackinac anywhere in the Great Lakes, The Jewel is a course all golfers should experience at least once in their lifetime.
Luxury Hotels of the World: Inn at Bay Harbor
Rated one of the top 500 hotels in the world, the Inn at Bay Harbor in Bay Harbor, Michigan is an elegant and sophisticated luxury hotel overlooking the splendor of Lake Michigan. Each night of our stay was an absolute joy. We watched the sunset over one of the world’s most gorgeous bodies of water, enjoyed top-tier service, a beautiful suite with a fireplace, world-class fine dining on-site, impeccable spa services, and so much more. Read on to see why we loved visiting!
Luxury Spas of the World: The Spa at Inn at Bay Harbor
The Spa at Inn at Bay Harbor is a luxurious oasis of relaxtion and rejuvination offering services such as massages, facials, manicures & pedicures, salon services, and so much more. After exploring the Petoskey Area on foot for a week, the couples massage we enjoyed was a decadent way to unwind, slow down, and savor our time up north.
10 Romantic Places to Visit This Year
These are 10 romantic travel destinations I’ve ever visited and can’t wait to return to one day, here’s why we loved them, and why you need to visit them in 2019!
North American International Auto Show (NAIAS): The Complete Travel Guide
Take a photographic tour of some of my favorite luxury vehicles from McLaren, Lamborghini, Cadillac, and Lexus, and enter to win tickets to the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit
Unveiling the Lexus LC Luxury Convertible at NAIAS Detroit
Seamlessly blending Japanese minimalism and Western design aesthetics, the Lexus LC Convertible is not only breathtaking, but powerful and adaptable to its driver’s needs and tastes.
10 Best Places to Grab at Drink on Mackinac Island
“Dry” has never been a part of Grand Hotel’s vernacular, even during prohibition! Whether you’re seeking to imbibe or seeking something a bit more mild, like cocktails or fun fruit juice drinks, Mackinac Island’s Grand Hotel has everything you’ll need for a good time!
Get Ready With Me: Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island, MI
Wondering what to wear at Mackianc Island’s Grand Hotel? In this short “Get Ready with Me” style video, i’ll show you what my husband and I pack and wear at Michigan’s most luxurious resort!
Lilly Pulitzer at the Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island
Maybe it’s just me but I find that I love the summertime Lilly Pulitzer prints more than the rest of the year. This print, Hey Bay Bay is one of my favorites! This dress, with plenty of different shades of blue, sailboats, and tassels, what more could a person ask for?
Stunning Rooms and Suites at Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island
Explore Grand Hotel’s beautifully appointed rooms and named suites in this post. None of the 397 rooms are identical, making Grand Hotel a beautiful experience each time guests visit, whether it’s their first stay or 40th!