Waterfront accommodation looking out upon Lake Michigan from Bay Harbor
Sat upon the northeastern coast of Lake Michigan, the Inn at Bay Harbor (also known as the Inn at Bar Harbor Renaissance Lake Michigan Golf Resort) offers luxury accommodation as well as a wealth of recreational activities for guests to enjoy.
The property, which can be found in the village of Bay Harbor, MI, offers 134 guestrooms, including 84 suites. Each of these rooms offers luxury amenities and facilities. Guests can select from one, two, or three bedroom accommodation.
Each room provides a private bathroom whilst most also feature a balcony and fireplace. The interior dcor has been designed to provide a classic cottage feel, harking back to Lake Michigans glory days as a vacation destination.
Bathrooms feature a separate shower and tub, whilst some also come equipped with Jacuzzi baths. Also included within suites are a number of kitchen facilities, including oven, microwave, tea and coffee making facilities, washer/dryer, refrigerator, toaster, stove, dishwasher, and cutlery and crockery.
All rooms are equipped with air-conditioning, comfortable bed (with pillow top mattress, luxury bedding, and down pillows), alarm clock, cable television, wet bar, and internet access. A desk is ideal for those staying at the inn on business.
The Inn at Bay Harbor features a variety of dining options. These include the Inn Caf, which serve breakfast and light snacks, the South American Grille and Wine Bar, which is an ideal place to enjoy a drink from the extensive wine and cocktail list as well as succulent cuisine, and Sagamores Dining Room, an upmarket style restaurant.
Guests can also visit the Cabana Bar for snacks and drinks. This bar is located poolside. The outdoor pool, which opens seasonally, offers ideal summertime lounging. Those looking to relax further should visit the Spa at the Inn at Bay Harbor. A wide range of treatments are on offer here, as well as the likes of yoga classes.
With its own private waterfront, and access to 45 holes of championship golf, the inn is also a fine recreational resort. Guests can relax on the beach or travel the fairways. The latter proves popular with business travelers, who will also find a number of meeting facilities on offer. These are capable of accommodating both large and small parties.
The hotel is also located close to the Bay Harbor Marina. From here visitors can enjoy a boat trip onto the waters of Lake Michigan. Alternatively, a number of other high-adrenaline leisure pursuits are available, including water-skiing and jet-skiing. Kayaking, canoeing, and swimming are also popular activities.
The area surrounding the hotel and Lake Michigan also offers a number of outdoor pursuits to be enjoyed. These include hiking, bike trails, hunting, horseback riding, and fly-fishing. As well as mountain biking, the region also features nature preserves and specially designated nature trails. These offer the opportunity to see some of Michigans native plants and wildlife.
During winter, the hotel also proves ideal for those looking to take advantage of the regions skiing. Boyne Highlands Resort is just 14 miles from the Inn at Bay Harbor.