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Quick One Day Business Trip

Only there for one day to attend a awards ceremony. Played golf at the Mountain Course which was... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2018
Lansing, Michigan
Beautiful location!

We were there for a conference and the views from the resort were awesome! We've been there in the... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2018
Ann Arbor, Michigan
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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...more
5780 Shanty Creek Rd, Bellaire, MI 49615-8311
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Reviewed 27 September 2018

Only there for one day to attend a awards ceremony. Played golf at the Mountain Course which was nice. The staff at the Summit were friendly and efficient. The room was ok and the food and drinks were good. Didn't have a chance or time...More

Thank mihiggie60
Reviewed 26 September 2018

We were there for a conference and the views from the resort were awesome! We've been there in the winter before so it was nice to see it in the fall--but we were a couple weeks early for the color change! Our room was large,...More

Thank monalewandowski67
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

The Summit Village Association Park is perfect for the rental guests of Shanty Creek. It has a little bit of everything including two buildings in which you can play ping pong and they have water toys that the kids can use. There's a volleyball court,...More

Thank 00vette48306
Reviewed 19 September 2018

First time visiting this resort. It did feel like I was in the middle of nowhere, but it was beautiful when I arrived at the resort. I had a room facing the golf course. Very spacious condo with a little kitchenette and a very big...More

Thank elizabethpK1010RW
Reviewed 19 September 2018

We were happy to get two consecutive weeks through RCI after Labor Day and before the Leafers, so everything was tranquil. The best part was that the resort kept a heated pool open after Labor Day. Weather was hot, so swimming was very much appreciated....More

Thank drgreenster1
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Non-Golfing Pro's BEWARE! My friends and I golfed at Schuss Mountain Golf Course for the first time Saturday. At check in they let us know the course was wet so to stay on the cart path and that there would be no Beer Cart person....More

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Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

I stayed four nights at Shanty Creek Resorts staying in the summit Village area in a one-bedroom Ridge walk condominium. The condo was rather dated in decor but otherwise clean and mostly functional. The ice maker in the freezer did not work and there were...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

We vacationed here for a week in one of the condos. They were beautiful and had a wonderful view of the golf courses. The Lakeview Hotel was available to us as well and we as a family had a great time.

Thank N5923YKwendym
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

We rented a condo at Shanty Creek's Schuss Village. The condo had some great amenities and was comfortable, but the resort itself is lacking. It seemed at one time it was a great place with tennis courts, basketball courts, an indoor pool and outdoor pool,...More

Thank Tony K
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

My Husband and I celebrated our 8yr Anniversary here and We really enjoyed the friendliness of everyone. This was our first time visiting this resort and we really enjoyed ourselves. All the Staff we're very courteous, kind and helpful! We would definitely be visiting again....More

Thank rushawndriajones2018
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25 April 2018|
Response from Chris H | Property representative |
Hello, Scott. Thanks for your question. Shanty Creek Resorts has four courses including two of Michigan's Top 20 ranked courses--Arnold Palmer's The Legend and Tom Weiskopf's Cedar River GC. The other two courses are quite... More
25 April 2018|
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Response from Douglas T | Reviewed this property |
What helps make any of the courses, on or off-site more memorable is where you stay. Check accommodations that fit: hotel, condo, townhome or single family home. i love a TH looking onto the green at Cedar River.
Jen L
31 January 2018|
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Response from Douglas T | Reviewed this property |
I have a very interesting spot, secluded, on the Cedar River, small dock. When will you visit and describe the group?