Sleeping Bear Resort is centrally located half way between Traverse City and Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore (Voted most beautiful place in America by Good Morning America). The resort sits at the base of the Leelanau Peninsula which is home to more than 20 wineries and several quaint Lake Michigan coastal villages. The resort sits on a bluff and occupies 450 feet of frontage overlooking the pristine and undeveloped Herendeene Lake, which is a 40 acre no-wake lake. You will see loons, eagles and lots of other wildlife during your stay at the resort. There is a beautiful sandy beach with kayaks, canoes, stand-up paddle boards, fishing boats and a large water trampoline for the guests to use free of charge. The resort was founded in 1971 and most recently purchased by Randy and Doreen Fosgard in 2012. Since that time, the accommodations and grounds have been totally renovated. The resort mission is to provide guests an experience that will last a lifetime. Sleeping Bear Resort is a very popular family reunion destination and can handle groups up to approximately 50 people.
Sleeping Bear Resort
Surround yourself with lush gardens and the cool Pacific Ocean breezes at the Sea Otter Inn. Sea Otter Inn offers a chance to explore California's beautiful Central Coast! Visit Piedras Blancas to view incredible marine wildlife. Elephant seals are a sight to behold, weighing up to 5,000 pounds! Then, unwind at a local winery, visit art galleries, drive or hike the scenic Big Sur or try one of the myriad of excellent restaurants. Each room is decorated in a country style and furnished comfortably with fireplaces. Many offer Whirlpools and ocean views. Sea Otter Inn carries the charm of a quiet country inn in a prime location to keep you occupied for days! Satisfy your appetite at nearby Cambria Lodge Restaurant.
Sea Otter Inn
Elk Ridge Ranch – there's nothing quite like it in Southern Indiana! Situated just nine miles from French Lick, this rural ranch takes advantage of Indiana's wide open space in the lush Hoosier National Forest. Here, relaxation doesn't just mean lazy days spent in the sun. As a 120-acre working elk ranch, Elk Ridge Ranch features tours, hayrides and some of Indiana's best elk hunting. Stroll through the vineyard, or putt around the pumpkin patch on the 9-hole Twin Peaks at Elk Ridge. Afterward, gobble down a Chuck Wagon dinner or a grilled T-bone elk steak and sleep tight in one of the ranch's family-sized lodges, cabins or houses – great for private parties!
Elk Ridge Ranch
Head to Tigh-Na-Mara Resort, an all-season resort hotel on the east coast of Vancouver Island, British Columbia. All buildings are built of logs and sea or forest views fill each window. The best seawater swimming beach in B.C. is only a short stroll down a sea-front walkway. Tigh-Na-Mara offers log cottages in a forest setting and condominiums with ocean views. All rooms feature a stone fireplace and many of the condos have Jacuzzi tubs. Three different world class restaurants are onsite too! The resort is home to several different spa rooms and offers massages as well for serious relaxation. If you're feeling more active, there are lots of opportunities for different sports too! All together, it's one of the most beautiful and relaxing resorts you'll find anywhere.
For over 100 years, Grand View Lodge has been providing memories to last a lifetime on Gull Lake. Whether it's romance, golf, family time or just a little relaxation that you're after, Grand View will accommodate you down to the last detail. If golf is your style, two championship courses and a nine-hole resort course await. For rejuvenation, the Glacial Waters Spa is by far the finest in the state. The 110-foot indoor waterslide, the connecting pools, and hot tubs promise hours of fun for the kids. If you love rustic luxury, this is it. From the Main Lodge and its 65 cabins - many situated near the 2500-foot natural beach on beautiful Gull Lake - to splendid golf villas, the resort is a perfect combination of soaring designs, historical touches and meticulous attention to detail.
Grand View Lodge
There's a reason to visit during every season at the Inn on Lac Labelle. Located in Michigan's Upper Peninsula, Mount Bohemia is a 1,100-acre all-inclusive adventure resort. When the summer sun shines, this secluded sanctuary offers guided sea kayaking on Lake Superior. Continue the aquatic adventures with paddle boarding and fishing on Lac La Belle. Dry off while biking and hiking on more than 12 miles of trails on the property. All kayak and fishing equipment is provided, as well as Scott 29 carbon hard-tail bikes. All meals, lodging, guides, activities, and equipment start at just $95 per day per person. After a day of recreation, enjoy relaxation in your on-the-water lodging, which features breathtaking views of the water! Enjoy Michigan like never before at Mount Bohemia!
Inn on Lac Labelle at Mount Bohemia
Experience an authentic “up north” vacation at Timber Trails Resort on quiet Boy Lake. Tucked back off the main road, you’ll feel like you’re miles from hectic civilization, yet you’ll still enjoy all the comforts of home. Be as secluded or as gregarious as you want. Timber Trails cabins and campsites are nestled among the trees, so all guests have their own private area. But they also have a playground, beach, and lodge/store where people can gather and make new friends. They offer a protected harbor and beach/swimming area, Internet access and TV in the lodge, game room and laundry facilities. Named one of Minnesota’s top fishing destinations, Timber Trails offers anglers a chance at walleye, musky, crappie, bluegill, sunfish, pumpkinseed, bass and northern pike. But you can also hike through the woods, canoe down the Boy River, build a sandcastle or just relax and rejuvenate. After all, it’s your vacation.
Timber Trails Resort
Located in the Upper Florida Keys, Barefeet Rentals occupies the island of Key Largo and is just a short drive to Islamorada. Affectionately known as Florida Bay, the area is surrounded by the azure waters to the east of the Atlantic Ocean and the calm bay waters of the northern Gulf of Mexico. Barefeet Rentals offers travelers Key Largo vacation accommodations, with enough variety to cater to any budget! Private Key Largo rental homes and condos, modest to magnificent, Barefoot has it all. Many of the island homes offer convenient boat dockage right out your back door! With fully-equipped kitchens, spacious living rooms, private decks and more, you have everything you need for a memorable vacation. Of course, that's all just the beginning! With Barefeet you're just minutes away from exciting area attractions and activities; explore the Everglades National Park, join a charter for deep-sea fishing, or just soak up the sun from the beach! The possibilities are endless when you plan your next Florida trip with Barefeet Rentals!
Uncrowded and unhurried, the Ocean Isle Inn is an unforgettable North Carolina oceanfront property. Enjoy the solitude this Carolina Coast hotel has to offer in the heart of Ocean Isle Beach, while still being in close proximity to all of the surrounding attractions. Experience the vast history of Brunswick and New Hanover Counties, golf at any of over 100 courses or visit the world-renowned fishing village of Calabash with its various seafood restaurants. Stroll along one of the most magnificent beaches on the coast or take a dip in the serene oceanfront pool at Ocean Isle Inn. And your stylish guest room features decor with a Polynesian flair, teakwood furniture and gorgeous tiled floors. Your dream North Carolina beach getaway all begins right here!
Ocean Isle Inn
Cradled by old-growth hardwood trees just outside the gates of the Biltmore Estate, The Residences at Biltmore sets the precedent for luxury accommodations in the Asheville area. Cosmopolitan comfort and rustic elegance extend from each superbly furnished guest room at this all-suite hotel nestled on top of a hill in one of the most sought out tourism destinations in the state. The elegance of the surrounding area is exemplified by the Blue Ridge Parkway, considered the most scenic highway in the nation. Experience a unique North Carolina vacation at the Residences at Biltmore.
The Residences at Biltmore
Experience an elegant Bar Harbor getaway at Balance Rock Inn. Originally constructed as a summer "cottage" in 1903, the property now presents a romantic ambiance of times gone by along with luxury amenities designed to deliver an unforgettable Maine getaway. You'll have it all here at Balance Rock. An outdoor, oceanfront swimming pool is the perfect place to get a lap in, or you can head to the fitness center for a light workout. Luxury suites feature handcrafted furnishings along with amazing amenities including fireplaces, whirlpool baths, saunas and private porches, not to mention picture perfect ocean views. Should you choose to leave these immaculate grounds, downtown Bar Harbor sits only a block away and offers a number of unique shops and galleries. You can eat at one of the downtown restaurants, or head back to the Veranda Bar where you can enjoy a cocktail and appetizers. Come experience the beauty of the gardens, the sumptuous decor, and find out what drew the the wealthy summer residents to Bar Harbor at the turn of the century.
Balance Rock Inn
The best way to experience the beauty and wonders of Alaska is by diving right into its breathtaking nature. That's part of what makes Alask's Gold Creek Lodge so special; here, you're far from the bustling cities and skyscrapers. Instead, surrounded by the lush forests and the calming sounds of the Naknek River, you'll discover a different kind of paradise. What else makes this lodge a great choice for your Alaska adventure? The fact that they only host up to 14 guests a week. This ensures you have the most personal attention and service for a truly stress-free vacation. The all-inclusive fishing packages let you cast a line for king and sockeye salmon, rainbow trout, arctic char, northern pike and many other species--all just outside your door on the Naknek River. Their professional guides will help you get readily equipped and guide you to the best spots on the water! You can also enjoy helicopter fly-out fishing adventures, which reach more remote locations in the surrounding Katmai National Park and the Bristol Bay areas. If you need a break from all the fishing, enjoy the waters on a kayaking or paddle-boarding ride, or keep stay out of the river and explore the national park on a hiking trip. Make sure to keep your eyes peeled for the coastal brown bear and a variety of local birds! After you've had your fill of adventures, return to the main lodge where you can settle down for a delicious meal, stay warm by the fireplace, or catch a movie on the 90-inch flat-screen television. This is Alaska as it was meant to be enjoyed!
Alaska's Gold Creek Lodge