Step Into an Era of Unparalleled Graciousness with Stafford’s Hospitality
For over fifty years, Stafford’s has provided premier waterfront dining and landmark lodging throughout northern Michigan. Enjoy attentive service, fine dining overlooking Lake Michigan and elegant accommodations in relaxed, historic settings.
Stafford's Perry Hotel is located in the heart of Petoskey's Historic Gaslight District, and is perfect for romantic getaways and gracious but modern business travel.
Just two miles north in Bay View is our flagship property, Stafford's Bay View Inn. The Bay View Inn brings you the grace and romance of a bygone era set against exquisite views of Lake Michigan's Little Traverse Bay.
Stafford's Pier Restaurant celebrates the maritime heritage of beautiful Harbor Springs and offers true waterfront dining overlooking the historic Harbor Springs yacht basin, offering visitors a superb choice of fine or casual cuisine.
Originally built as a grist mill, Stafford's Weathervane Restaurant in Charlevoix was converted to a dining establishment in the mid 1950s. The Weathervane Restaurant offers signature and regional cuisine in a relaxed atmosphere and is Charlevoix’s only true waterfront dining.
Nestled in Alanson on the picturesque Crooked River is Stafford's Crooked River Lodge & Suites, a family-friendly hotel featuring an indoor pool and hot tub and within arms reach to skiing, snowmobling, recreational and river activities.
Located next to the drawbridge in Downtown Charlevoix is The Drawbridge Bistro, which opened in July of 2014. Guests will enjoy casual and relaxed dining while taking in the views of Round Lake.
Fall Wedding Special
September & October, 2015
Fall has a call of its own - and northern Michigan is one of the greatest places to take it all in. Our fall wedding special is the perfect fit for a small or large celebration.
Every Sunday, 8:30 am to 1:30 pm
A Bay View Inn tradition since 1962! Our Sunday Brunch features chef-carved meat, breakfast & lunch entrees, desserts and more!
The Pointer Boat
The Pointer Boat returns! We are now taking reservations for Pointer Boat Tours for the summer of 2015.