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Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

condo overlooked beautiful grounds, we enjoyed having a loft room pool area and hot tubs were spacious and kids enjoyed the variety of activities offered shuttle drivers helpful and provided day trip ideas

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Jersey City, New Jersey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had recently stayed for my wife's birthday. I booked the room trough Expedia. The room was prepaid but the hotel ran the room charges anyway. So I was charged once by Expedia and a second time by the hotel. I have tried calling the hotel multiple times to have them rectify the situation. Every time I call the hotel...

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Hello nsharon1281, Thank you for staying with us and thank you for taking the time to write a review. Please accept our apologies for the billing error. We would very much like to speak with you about this issue and get things straightened out as soon as possible. I won’t ask you to share personal information in this venue but...

Detroit, MI
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for New Year's Eve. We used the free shuttle to go to the casino which was perfect. We only checked out the stores while there. Great little selection of stores. Loved the candy store and Natural Life store. The room was nice and updated. Appreciated the little wet bar and refrigerator. We called for room service a...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 10 February 2017

What made the GTR special was the fact that they had, on the resort grounds, a fabulous doggie daycare (Dog Dreams Inn) that was staffed 24/7. This allowed us pet parents to be able to relax and have peace of mind. This is a unique service that is not offered anywhere else. We have just found out that the resort,...

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Grand Haven, Michigan
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Loved the stay at the resort, we really enjoyed playing tennis inside, though it was cold outside. It's just far enough outside Traverse City to not be overwhelmed with traffic. Take an extra day & drive North to Petosky, Charleviox, or the Mac. Bridge!

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Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went on a pre baby getaway! The staff was friendly and the room was beautiful and recently renovated! We didn't get a chance to swim in the pool, but really liked that they offered an adult swim time! We will be back!

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MI
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the hotel in January of 2016 & 2017, renovated tower rooms each time. The views are lovely, removed rooms are nicely done, bathroom is fabulous (HUGE shower!), & the bed is very comfortable. The bed is against a wall of windows & you can hear when guests above/below close the blinds (there are a lot in each...

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Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Clean room, bathroom fan & heat were dependable. Fluffy mattress top, guessing an addition to the original mattress, but comfy. Good pillows. Luggage carts are manned by employee. Not allowed to take on your own, so tip is basically expected. But nice to have assistance & very friendly.

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Sterling, Michigan
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Everything was perfect. My son had called ahead to get a reservation and told him of his plans to do a surprise proposal they were very accommodating and kind loved every minute and the food was great along with the views from the restaurant thank you!!

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Dearborn Heights, Michigan
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I stayed at the GTR during a business meeting in Sept 2016 (and 15 and 13 and 11 and....). The staff is extremely helpful, friendly, on-top of their game. The guest rooms are always clean and have recently been renovated (well, in the last 8-10 years). Comfy mattresses - and at least 4 different kinds of pillows. Banquet food was...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf Course
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Escape to our 900-acres northern Michigan Resort just outside of Traverse City. Enjoy 54 holes of championship golf, spa, indoor/outdoor tennis, indoor water playground, fitness center, private beach club, 4 restaurants, shopping & more. Choose to stay in the signature 17-story glass tower, in a condo down at The Shores or in the newly renovated Hotel. We look forward to hosting you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Grand Traverse Resort and Spa

Address: 100 Grand Traverse Blvd, PO Box 404, Acme, MI 49610-9600
Region: United States > Michigan > Grand Traverse County > Acme
Price Range: $189 - $425 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Grand Traverse Resort and Spa 3.5*
Number of rooms: 650
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Grand Traverse Resort Spa
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“Bay views for sunset photos and golf course side for sunrise photos”
 of 5 bubbles ethomps1, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Tower rooms are more expensive. Book early for holidays.”
 of 5 bubbles 768sudhakarc, 9 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Condos are good value (hotel attracts crowds and is a bit pricey). Get one on front of bldg. overlooking course and above ground level.”
 of 5 bubbles nl704, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Definitely ask for Tower rooms - they are beautiful. Don't leave any valuables or your suitcases unlocked.”
 of 5 bubbles JimG865, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Never settle for a middle unit, corner units only.”
 of 5 bubbles Darrell3232, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
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