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Welcome Summer!

Posted on June 8th, 2018

 

We are welcoming summer with open arms this month! Al fresco dining, lodging packages, brunch traditions, music, boat rides and more. Check out these fun things to do at each of our properties.

Bay View Inn

Lodging
Create lasting memories with our wonderful Summer Memories Package!

  • Four nights lodging
  • Country Inn breakfast each morning of your stay
  • Dinner one evening for two in the Roselawn Dining Room ($60 dinner voucher)
  • Round trip ferry tickets for two on Shepler’s Mackinac Island Ferry to Mackinac Island

Package starts at $749, based on two guests per room (plus tax and gratuities)

Sunday Brunch
It’s been a northern Michigan tradition since 1962! Join us for brunch this summer, every Sunday, 8:30 am to 1:30 pm. Breakfast items, lunch entrees, sides, sweets, waffle station and Chef-carved meats.

For reservations, call 231-347-2771.

Crooked River Lodge

Say hello to summer in Northern Michigan with our Celebrate Summer lodging package. Includes:

  • One night lodging 
  • Breakfast
  • Two adult tickets to Shepler’s Mackinac Island Ferry
  • $20 in Stafford’s Dining Dollars (redeemable at any Stafford’s location)

Available: June 3 – 7, June 10 – 14, June 17 – 20, June 24 – 26*
Package starts at $161, based on four guests per room (plus tax and gratuities).
*Must book by June 10, 2018

Perry Hotel

Lodging
Taste the sensational and award winning wines of Northern Michigan on the Bay View Wine Trail. This Winery Wednesdays add-on tour includes a Vine Ride chauffeured ride to four Petoskey Wineries where you will sample wines, ciders and brews indigenous to our region. Package includes:

  • Vine Ride to four Petoskey Wineries 
  • $20 in Stafford’s Dining Dollars
  • Goodie bag upon arrival

Available: Wednesdays, July 11 – August 29.
This add-on package is $99 per guest, with advanced room reservations. Limited seating available. 

Noggin Room Pub
Serving dinner 7 days a week and lunch on Saturday and Sunday.
Live music: Friday & Saturday 8 – 11 pm
Happy Hour:  Monday – Friday, 4 to 6 pm
Sunday Funday: Pizza & Beer

Al fresco dining on the Noggin Room Patio is now available, weather permitting!

Pier Restaurant

Candy Foster – Friday, June 15, 5:30 to 7:30 pm
One night only, enjoy the classic rhythm & blues of Candy Foster. Perfect for an evening out, reservations are strongly encouraged, 231-526-6201.

Wheelhouse Lounge – REFRESHED!
Refreshed and ready to welcome you! Read about our recent updates here

Pointer Boat
She’s ready for another summer season in water! Make reservations for an historic cruise around the harbor aboard the Pointer Boat by calling 231-881-8048.

  • Individual Tickets/Open Seating: 11 am, 1 pm & 3 pm
    • $27.50 per adult ticket; $25 per child ticket (12 years and younger)
  • Private Groups: 5 pm, 7 pm & 8:30 pm
    • $325 (private boat, 12 person max)
    • 8:30 pm departures begin Friday, June 15

Questions? Please email us at pointerboat@staffords.com.

Weathervane Restaurant

Now open 7 days a week, lunch and dinner! Join us on the deck for the finest al fresco dining around, weather permitting.

Lunch
Daily: 11:30 am to 2:30 pm

In Between Menu
Daily: 2:30 to 4:30 pm

Dinner
Sunday – Thursday: 4:30 to 9 pm
Friday & Saturday: 4:30 to 9:30 pm