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Shanty Creek Resorts

5780 Shanty Creek Rd, Bellaire, MI 49615-8311
+1 800-678-4111
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Lovely veiws in the Fall

I was there for a Basket Conference. It was a nice feature to have a shuttle to go get dinner each... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2017
Carrie H
Clare, Michigan
Great stay for annual MAEDS Conference

I love this place! Great views, peaceful setting and the staff is wonderful. My wife and I have... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2017
Jim B
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An iconic ski and golf resort in northern Michigan, Shanty Creek Resorts is a three-resort experiences in one. Its three villages of SCR (Summit, Cedar River and Schuss) span 4,500 acres across hardwood forests, rolling meadows and atop mountain bluffs with miles of scenic vistas. With nearly 500 lodging options, multiple dining venues, four award-winning golf courses, two ski mountains, an 8-lane tubing park, six terrain parks, and a fitness center and wellness spa, plus over 35,000 sq ft of conference and special event space, Shanty Creek Resorts has been an Up North destination for generations.
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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5780 Shanty Creek Rd, Bellaire, MI 49615-8311
+1 800-678-4111
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Reviewed 31 October 2017

I was there for a Basket Conference. It was a nice feature to have a shuttle to go get dinner each night. Some confusion with payments at checkout. The staff could use some math lessons.

Thank Carrie H
Reviewed 22 October 2017

I love this place! Great views, peaceful setting and the staff is wonderful. My wife and I have also stayed here over Labor Day Weekend in both the Lakeview Hotel and the Windcliff condos. Both are very nice.

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 10 October 2017

I booked this resort through Expedia on the "Reserve Now - Pay on Arrival. I think people should be aware that this is not what happens. Shanty Creek will put a hold on your bank account for the amount of the first night stay 2...More

Thank Annoyedb4Arriving
Reviewed 9 October 2017

I visited in the fall time and enjoyed the separate bungalow style rooms, which provided privacy and views of the grounds and surrounding woods.

Thank jdpDallas_TX
Reviewed 29 September 2017

My husband and I stayed at Shanty Creek for a week after Labor Day. It is a little out of the way from many things, but the town of Bellaire is nice. Short's Brewery is downtown along with a couple small restaurants, antique stores and...More

Thank FedupinKeyLargo
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

I recently enjoyed the resort for a business conference and came away impressed. There are a variety of accommodations; the Lakeview hotel offers traditional hotel room accommodations, and there are several one and two-bedroom condominium clusters available for families or groups. Some condominium clusters back...More

Thank TomSwain
Reviewed 13 September 2017

The condos in Shanty Creek have some age on them, and the restaurants are not gourmet food, but the area is beautiful, the golf is great, and the location is wonderful for exploring.....so I would rate Shanty Creek a winner. We stayed in a condo...More

Thank Gatorgolfer
Reviewed 5 September 2017

This resort has golfing, downhill and cross-country skiing. lake activities,nice restaurant, and many activities to enjoy in any season but October is particularly beatutiful.

Thank DonaldMichigan
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We've been playing golf in Northern Michigan for a long time now but had never played at Cedar River. This is a wonderful course that is very fair, beautiful, well-manicured, and as challenging as you'd like it to be by playing the right set of...More

Thank T S
Reviewed 14 August 2017

This is a beautiful golf course and we had perfect weather. I am not a golfer but I could tell that this course is well above average. The staff was personable and eager to help. We missed a draw for door prizes at the club...More

Thank Robert M
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13 December 2016|
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Response from mixaconsulting | Reviewed this property |
We did not ski but looks like great ski area.
13 July 2015|
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Response from Chris H | Property representative |
Thanks for your question, Violettte. Antrim County has become a huge draw for road riding and mountain biking alike. The rolling hills that make up the terrain create long, subtle climbs and bombable descents. Meanwhile... More