The Homestead

The Homestead

America’s Freshwater Resort.

Located on one mile of Lake Michigan and surrounded by the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, voted by viewers of ABC’s Good Morning America as the “Most Beautiful Place in America.

Luxurious accommodations consist of two small hotels, a rustic lodge, an historic Inn and vacation homes and condominiums. Dining choices include our signature restaurant featuring classically-inspired Italian cuisine and fine wines, an American-Italian sports themed pizzeria and bar, an upscale casual shore-side restaurant with poolside bar, and a family-friendly, quick-serve breakfast cafeteria with cook-to-order specials.

Superb recreation includes tennis, golf, fly-fishing and watercraft rentals in the summer; downhill skiing, cross-country skiing and snowshoeing in the winter; and fitness, spa, salon and children’s center year-round.

Shopping includes an upscale country store, golf shop, beach and tennis shop and clothing boutique. Stylish, unique venues for special events, meetings and weddings are also available.

Weddings, Receptions, and Accommodations:

We’ve created three stylish sites for weddings and receptions.  With settings as fresh as a flower, they’ll meld the beauty of Leelanau and the majesty of Lake Michigan.  Choose one…flavors will swirl, wines will sparkle and your day, your perfect day, will be made.  It will be love at first site. Mountain Flowers Lodge: 180 guests |  Camp Firefly: 90 guests | Café Manitou: 50 guests. Visit or call us at (231)334-5300

With two small resort hotels, a rustic lodge and historic inn along with a wide variety of vacation homes and condominiums available by the night or by the week, The Homestead can accommodate all of your guests. Special pricing and blocks are established for on site weddings and receptions. Guests will enjoy access to all resort amenities. Visit us at or call 231.334.5300.

Phone: 231-334-5000
Address: 1 Wood Ridge Rd.
City: Glen Arbor
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