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Fairmont, Minnesota
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3 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful place to stay. We were blessed with perfect weather, so we got lucky this late in the year. In regards to the lodge, you can't beat the views and the rooms. We shared a bedroom with our friends and had a really enjoyable time. Place was beautiful and the staff were very friendly. We will definitely be... More 

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Thank Jeff K
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a fantastic vacation for just the two of us! The rooms were spacious and very comfortable. The master bedroom was clean and inviting with a fabulous en suite bathroom. We loved sitting in front of the fireplace overlooking the silent wintery bay. It was very peaceful and romantic. Thank you.

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Frankfort, Michigan
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15 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The front desk staff were very helpful and knowledgeable about the "happenings" in town. The hotel was very clean and smelled great! Our room had a beautiful view of the water. We had a three room suite with a shared living room and kitchen. It was $600.00 for the night shared between three couples! Well worth the price. Th only... More 

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Schererville, Indiana
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22 reviews
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Reviewed 19 October 2016

Stayed in 2 bedroom penthouse suite. Large balcony overlooking bay with door entry from living room and master. Liked beach with natural shoreline on sides of groomed beach. Very attractive grill and outdoor dining area. High end finishes and appliances. Fully equipped kitchen but did not use much given abundance of excellent eateries in area. Lobby quite lovely and welcoming.... More 

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East Lansing, Michigan
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Reviewed 16 October 2016

We returned for a rather quiet fall week. Friends joined us for a few day. As always the staff was friendly and helpful. They make us feel like part of the family. We met other interesting guests at the Saturday breakfast and the wine tasting. We agreed with the person who commentated that they couldn't believe that the place was... More 

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Toledo, Ohio
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3 reviews
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Our second stay at Tamarack Lodge was as pleasant as the first. Staff are super friendly and helpful. The one bedroom has high end furnishings, washer/dryer, jet tub, and fridge/microwave. The view of the bay is beautiful. Can't imagine finding a nicer place to stay in Traverse.

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Lake Orion, Michigan
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Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

I can't say enough nice things about the Tamarack Lodge. While being a little more expensive than other places, it is worth the extra money. We came up with another couple and got a 2 bedroom queen penthouse. Huge family room with gas fireplace and 2 bedrooms and 2 baths. The staff is superior with daily activities. This was our... More 

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Thank troutcatcher04
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13 reviews
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Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

We LOVE it here! It truly is 5 Star. Brad at the front was so accommodating for us. I gave him my list of needs and he helped choose the right room. The amenities at this place are incredible. It's VERY clean! We were traveling with our 18mo and I had no need to "pre-clean" the room. It's also very... More 

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Elk Grove Village, Illinois
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13 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 12 September 2016

We only spend one night here, and I wish we had spent more. It was a little pricey at $300 for a two bedroom suite, but it was a splurge because we were celebrating a special occasion. Our view from the balcony was breathtaking. During the night, a little insomnia kicked in and I sat out on the balcony and... More 

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Frankfort, Illinois
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Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Tamarack Lodge is a wonderful experience. Very clean and well maintained. Conveniently located near downtown Traverse City, wonderful views of the East Bay, everything you want for a family vacation. Highly recommended.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled in the sugar-sand beaches lining 800 feet of sparkling blue Lake Michigan shoreline, Tamarack Lodge resort hotel suites are consistently rated by guests as one of the best luxury resort hotels on the Traverse City waterfront. Offering unparalleled panoramic views of the bay, this impeccably crafted and elegantly appointed Traverse City resort condominium lodge captures the true Up-North spirit, making it the perfect home-away-from-home to explore the Midwest's premier four-season playground. With its distinctive arts and crafts era architecture, Tamarack Lodge is reminiscent of the grand turn-of-the-century lodges, with careful consideration given to modern comfort and convenience. The one-, two- and three-bedroom condominium residences are thoughtfully appointed with: full-size custom kitchens and laundry facilities; private balconies offering sweeping water views; spa-inspired bathrooms; air-jetted soaking and Jacuzzi tubs; premium linens and towels; gas fireplaces; flat-screen TVs with cable and DVD players; wireless internet; 24-hour front desk staff; and daily housekeeping. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tamarack Lodge

Address: 2035 US-31 N at Four Mile Rd, Traverse City, MI 49686
Region: United States > Michigan > Grand Traverse County > Traverse City
Number of rooms: 29
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Also Known As:
Tamarack Hotel Traverse City
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Traverse City
#3 Family Hotel in Traverse City
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Traverse City
#7 Business Hotel in Traverse City
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“Loved the fifth floor penthouse room.”
 of 5 bubbles Luv2KeepTraveling, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The penthouse room on the far east side offers the best views.”
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 of 5 bubbles burchinthebigcity, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
“First floor nice but higher floors better view bay”
 of 5 bubbles Deedollar, 24 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Higher floor rooms have better views of Bay.”
 of 5 bubbles U4124LDlindat, 8 Feb 2016 | Read review
“All the condos have a view of the lake. Families sometimes prefer the first floor for the ease of access to the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles 66HRH, 5 Feb 2016 | Read review
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