Grand Traverse Region

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Grand Traverse Region

Within a short drive from Chateau Grand Traverse, guests can easily enjoy the many nearby attractions including unspoiled beaches, wineries and vineyards, orchards and farm stands, antique stores, quaint restaurants and numerous scenic overlooks. Natural beauty abounds on Old Mission Peninsula during any season offering spectacular daily sunsets over the blue waters of Grand Traverse Bay.

Nearby downtown Traverse City is a vibrant destination lined with restaurants, bars, cafés, gift shops, art galleries, the State Theater and an expansive waterfront area. Experience the annual National Cherry Festival or Traverse City Film Festival as well as the summertime “Friday Night Live” featuring nightly performances, street vendors, local foods and local artisans. Also enjoy the open-air farmers market with local food stands in season.

The greater Grand Traverse region offers miles of spectacular shoreline and gorgeous sandy beaches, an abundance of outdoor activities, including lake and stream fishing, scuba diving, kayaking, sailing, hiking and biking, eco-tours, golf, horseback riding, romantic dinners and numerous drives to small towns and scenic attractions. A complete vacation experience awaits you at the Inn at Chateau Grand Traverse.