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Thunder Bay Resort

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“gourmet dinner”(23 reviews)
“carriage ride”(40 reviews)
“murder mystery”(13 reviews)
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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the resort for a one night get away. Our suite was very clean and week equipt. Even a full-size coffee pot. We went on the carriage ride with dinner and elk viewing. It was very informative and there were plenty of elk...More

Thank Jon M
Response from tbrelkview, Owner at Thunder Bay ResortResponded 21 July 2017

We are glad to hear you folks had a good time! Thanks for the nice review, we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

The campground was nice & spotless No bathhouse but excellent The restaurant has hood food @ reasonable prices. Staff is really friendly & helpful. I can not say enough great things about "the Elk viewing by horse & wagon thru the woods OR the delicious...More

Thank millie h
Response from tbrelkview, Owner at Thunder Bay ResortResponded 21 July 2017

We are so glad you enjoyed the RV park! If you do ever decide to stay in the park again, just know there is lots to do in the immediate area with hunting, fishing, swimming, kayaking, and a whole slue of cultural experiences and other...More

Reviewed 3 July 2017

Great stop along the way to Mackinac Island... Would love to go back for another visit if in the area.. The rooms were great and the dinner ride and meal was wonderful...... Got to see elk on the wagon ride to dinner...More

Thank Tweetybird1050
Response from tbrelkview, Owner at Thunder Bay ResortResponded 7 July 2017

We are glad you had a great time with us! If you do decide to come back, there is lots of great things to do in the surrounding area. From the Maritime Heritage Center in Alpena to the Besser Museum of Art and Science there...More

Reviewed 2 July 2017

this place was surprisingly awesome. Family owned and personally involved with guests. I definitely recommend this place. The carriage ride and dinner was so enjoyable. I was quite impressed. Our room was so big---separated into 3 rooms. Everyone was so friendly. Nice seeing the elk...More

Thank SharonAnn55
Response from tbrelkview, Owner at Thunder Bay ResortResponded 7 July 2017

We are so glad you enjoyed your time with us! We here at Thunder Bay are proud to be a family owned and operated business which helps us maintain great customer service. If you have any of those photos you talked about that you would...More

Reviewed 2 July 2017

We went in late June. The male elk had antlers in velvet. We were 40' away. Also saw groups of elk in several different enclosures. That was flowed by a great meal with 7 different wines, and well prepared food. The room was Huge a...More

Thank Bolo73
Response from tbrelkview, Owner at Thunder Bay ResortResponded 7 July 2017

We are glad to here you liked your experience here! We do our best to provide a quality experience at a reasonable price. Hope to see you again soon!

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
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Golf Course
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US$108 - US$109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Price range
US$108 - US$109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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ehagenbaugh
17 July 2017|
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Response from tbrelkview | Property representative |
Yes, we do, our Murder Mystery Weekends start on Friday night and end with a breakfast on Sunday morning, so it is a weekend long event. We have one in August on the 18th-20th and two in November. Prices vary depending on... More
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William K
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Response from William Robert R | Reviewed this property |
am sorry I can not answer those questions as I have only been there for golf.
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"We did not stay at there lodging. We were there for the Elk Viewing Event only."
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"Dress warm, when we went it was early January and extremely cold on the wagon ride but worth it."
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"Some rooms are open right out to golf course"
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"The Deluxe Suites accommodate 3-8 guests quite comfortably."
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