Waterpark based family resort found in Traverse City, Northern Michigan
Situated just south of Traverse City in Northern Michigan, the Great Wolf Lodge Traverse City features a family-friendly atmosphere alongside a vast waterpark and comfortable accommodation.
Each of the resorts 280 suites/lodges is well-appointed, offering such necessities as a private bathroom, air-conditioning, and indoor climate control. Lodges come in a range of styles and sizes. The largest is able to accommodate eight people, making it ideal for families. A number of luxury suites are aimed at adults, whilst a series of themed lodges have been included to appeal to younger visitors.
All resort lodges feature cable television, telephone, and complimentary wireless internet access. Other amenities include wet bar, tea and coffee making facilities, iron and ironing board, hairdryer, bathtub/shower combination, and sofa or sofa-bed, offering additional bedding.
Guests staying within these lodges are granted complimentary access to the resorts busy waterpark attraction. The par hosts a range of swimming pools and rides that are aimed at accommodating children of all ages, with a few adult attractions thrown in for good measure.
With plenty of waterslides and tube rides, as well as obstacle courses and water games (including basketball), children will find plenty to keep them occupied. Toddlers can even enjoy a zero depth entry pool. Adults will be more inclined to try out the over 21 only spa pool or the outdoor sunning patio with pool. Families can also rent a cabana for the day. These offer a television, newspaper, and stocked refrigerator meaning there is no need to return to the lodges.
The Great Wolf Lodge Traverse City isnt just about water either. The resort features a number of activities that children can partake in on dry land. On offer are nature trails, kids clubs, arcades, a computer/games console room overseen by a DJ, as well as MagiQuest, an interactive adventure quest that requires participants to utilize wands to make their way around the attraction.
The resort also offers a well-equipped fitness room and spa salon, ideal for adults looking to work-out before enjoying some relaxation time away from the pool. A childrens spa ensures that younger guests do not feel left out, whilst also offering a fun time. A range of shops and a restaurant are also available for those staying at the Great Wolf Lodge.
Guests venturing away from the resort will find that this part of Northern Michigan has a number of appealing attractions to enjoy.
Nearby Grand Traverse Mall is the place to go for shopping whilst the Traverse City State Park offers a scenic backdrop against which to enjoy an afternoon. Other attractions in the region include Point Betsie Lighthouse, Grand Traverse Bay, and an array of wineries.
The first week of July annually sees Traverse City play host to the National Cherry Festival, in celebration of cherry-picking season. The region is the largest producer of cherries in the whole of the country, and as such festivities are observed each year, including fireworks and parades.
The Great Wolf Lodge Traverse City offers an ideal accommodation option for those wishing to visit any of these attractions.