Lodging on Lake Superior in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan


Lodging on Lake Superior in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan

Cabins, Cottages, Motels, B & B's, Resorts, Vacation Homes, and Campgrounds
on the Shoreline of Lake Superior

Places to stay are listed by towns going from the Eastern U.P. to the Western U.P.

Paradise on Lake Superior's Whitefish Bay

  • CLOUD NINE COTTAGES, 6720 N. M-123, Paradise. Phone 906-492-3434. Four fully equipped housekeeping cottages on the shore of Whitefish Bay. One 2-bedroom cottage has a fireplace. Playgrounds, picnic tables, grills, lawn furniture, campfire pit. 280' of sandy beach. Paddleboats.
  • LAKEVIEW CABINS RESORT, 1/4 mile north of the blinking light on Whitefish Point Road. Phone: 906-492-3368. 7 modern housekeeping cabins with 1, 2, & 3 bed units. Complete kitchens. Quiet setting for family vacations. 600' of sandy beach. Ample parking for trailers. Paradise, MI. Sorry, No Pets.
  • PARADISE INN MOTEL, Highway M-123, Paradise, MI 49768. Phone 906-492-3940. Located at the junction of Highway M-123 and Whitefish Point Road in Paradise. Formerly the Howard Johnson Lodge. 36 modern spacious rooms, including 2 jacuzzi suites and 2 handicap accessible rooms. Continental breakfast, remote control TVs, guest laundry. Reasonable Rates. Direct access to the trails. Large parking area for trailers.
  • PARADISE SHORES CABINS 8442 N. Whitefish Point Road, Paradise, MI Phone 906-492-3320. Modern log housekeeping cabins on Lake Superior, some with fireplaces. On the ATV & snowmobile trails. Sandy beach, DirecTV. Wi-Fi. Open year round
  • SAUNDERS SUNRISE CABINS, 10126 N. Whitefish Point Road, Paradise. Phone 1-906-492-3378. Five fully equipped housekeeping cabins on the shore of Lake Superior's Whitefish Bay. 460' of sandy beach. Two miles north of Paradise on Whitefish Point Road. Pets welcome. Direct trail access.

Deer Park, MI (north of Newberry, MI)

  • CABOOSE STYLE HOME, Spectacular views of Lake Superior from this very unique cottage on Lake Superior. One bedroom plus a sleeper sofa in the living area, two person jacuzzi, and gas fireplace. Pets Welcome. Located 1/2 hour north of Newberry on County Rd. 407 (H-37). Phone: 989-387-8658.
  • SUPERIOR AGATE HAVEN Vacation Home is located on 180' of Lake Superior beachfront, 29 miles north of Newberry, MI. The vacat ion rental has 3 bedrooms and 2 1/2 bathrooms.  Comfortable furnishings with a wood-burning fireplace. Modern kitchen with dishwasher. Washer and Dryer. Near Muskallonge Lake for swimming and fishing. Wi-Fi. 30966 Muskallonge Trail, Newber ry, MI 49868. Phone:  (906) 658-3324 or (805) 990-5469

Grand Marais at the Eastern Entrance to the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore

Munising, Christmas, AuTrain, & Shelter Bay (Western Entrance to the Pictured Rocks)

  • CHRISTMAS PARADISE is a 2-bedroom cottage on the shore of Lake Superior in Christmas, Michigan. Fully equipped kitchen. Satellite TV. Sauna. Sleeps 6 . Near the Pictured Rocks Lakeshore and other interesting attractions. ATV & snowmobile trail head across the street. Open Year Round. Phone: 313-580-5695
  • KIMAR'S RESORT and CHARTER FISHING on Lake Superior. E3216 Highway M-28, AuTrain, MI 49806. Phone: 906-892-8277 or toll free: 1-800-419-2242. Located on the shores of Lake Superior at Shelter Bay, Kimar's Resort features 2, 3, and 4 bedroom housekeeping cottages and a 3-bedroom mobile home. 300' sandy beach, picnic tables, grills, and fire pit for your campfires. Lots of room for your boat and snowmobile trailers. Boat ramp. Direct access to snowmobile trail 417 for some winter fun. Kimar's Charters offers trolling, casting, and jigging fishing trips on Lake Superior to the Shelter Bay Flats, the Big Reef, and Stannard Rock.
  • LAKESHORE LOG LODGE on Lake Superior. Phone: 906-202-1914. Log Vacation Home has 4 bedrooms with 3 baths. Full kitchen, Satellite TV with surround sound, DVD player, and sirius radio. Laundry room. Decks overlook Lake Superior for outstanding views and amazing sunsets. Heated garage. N7865 Sunset Road off Highway M-28, AuTrain, MI 49806. Easy snowmobile and ORV trail access.
  • MARGO'S COVE, 906-387-1617. Upper and Lower Coach House. On 150' of Lake Superior Beach. Sleeps 6-8 guests. Complete kitchens, Cable T.V. 3-day minimum. Pet friendly. Easy ATV and Snowmobile Trail access. Guided Ice-Fishing Trips.
  • PADDLERS VILLAGE. Modern camping on the shores of Lake Superior 3 miles west of Munising. Rentals of 16’ & 20’ Yurts, Camping Cabins, and Platform Tents with electric lighting, Wi-Fi , and small refrigerators. The ideal spot for kayakers, canoeists, paddle boarders, hikers, and outdoor lovers.  Showers, restrooms, grills, picnic tables, and fire rings. 1/3 mile of sandy beach is adjacent to the Village for all to enjoy. Reservati ons required. Paddlers Village. N7793 Scrooges Alley, Christmas, MI. Phone: 906-387-1695
  • YULE LOG RESORT, Highway M-28 3 miles west of Munising, in Christmas, MI. 906-387-3184. Housekeeping cabins on the shores of Lake Superior. View of Grand Island. Sandy beaches for swimming.

Marquette, MI and Big Bay (25 miles north of Marquette on Lake Superior)

  • BEACHCOMBER'S COTTAGE is located 15 miles east of Marquette on the sandy shores of Lake Superior. The cottage has two bedrooms and is nestled in the woods by the lake. The l iving area has patio doors that open onto the deck, a wonderful spot to relax and enjoy the beauty of Lake Superior. Cobblestone path to the sandy beach and a beach deck near the water. Beachcomber’s Cottage, Highway M-28, Marquette, MI, 49855.  Pho ne: 206-937-1276.

Skanee & Aura & Baraga

  • BARAGA LAKESIDE INN on the shores of Keweenaw Bay in Lake Superior. 68 guest rooms with cable TV and Wi-Fi.  Some rooms overlook the Bay for a stunning view. The restaurant is open daily serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Lounge. Indoor swimming pool, hot tub, and sauna. Fitness Room.  Docking facilities next door. Direct access to snowmobile trails. Baraga Lakeside Inn, 900 U.S. 41 Sou th, Baraga, MI. Phone: 906-353-7123 or toll Free: 855-541-5953.
  • OJIBWA CAMPGROUND and MARINA is located on the shoreline of Keweenaw Bay by Highway US-41 on the north side of Baraga. The campground offers wooded and lake front sites with electricity, water, a picnic table, and fire pit. There are restrooms with showers, RV dump station, a playground, and a pavilion for events.  Sandy swimming beach. The Marina offers rental slips and a boat launch for great fishing or boating on Keweenaw Bay of Lake Superior. The nearby Historic Sand Point Lighthouse is not open but you can walk on the grounds. Ojibwa Recreation Area, 101 Lighthouse Road, Baraga, MI.  Phone: 906-353-6955 or 906-201-4174

Keweenaw Peninsula north of Houghton and Hancock

  • HORIZON POINT COTTAGE on Lake Superior in the Keweenaw Peninsula. Two-bedroom Vacation Home on 5 Mile Point Road a short distance south of Eagle River, MI. Living area has comfortable furnishings, a gas fireplace, and a wonderful view of Lake Superior. Kitchen has full-size appliances including a dishwasher. Washer & Dryer.  Large deck for relaxing.  Phone: 402-218-0789 or 402-680-5754.
  • NORTH SHORE COTTAGE Tamarack Waterworks Road, Calumet. Phone 906-337-3127. Located 3.5 miles from Calumet on the shores of Lake Superior. Housekeeping cottage with extra amenities sleeps up to 6. Open year round. Trout stream runs along side of cottage.
  • SUNSET BAY RV RESORT CAMPGROUND, and CABINS on the shores of Lake Superior, 7 miles south of Eagle River MI in the Keweenaw Peninsula. 40 sites with electric & water hook-ups and three 1 and 2 bedroom log cabins. Bath house, laundry, dump station. 2701 Sunset Bay Beach Road. Ahmeek, MI 49901. Open June to Mid-October. Phone: 906-337-2494 (summer).

Ontonagon and Silver City near the Porcupine Mountains

  • A CABIN Up North, 30978 Highway M-64, Silver City. Phone: 906-885-5430. Year round vacation log home on Lake Superior with 3 bedrooms and 2 baths. Wood burning fireplace. Fully equipped kitchen. Satellite TV, Large back deck overlooking the Lake. Sorry, no smoking, no pets.
  • MILLER'S COTTAGES and VACATION HOME are located on the Lake Superior shoreline, 15 miles from the Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park.  Cottages have 1, 2, or 3 bedrooms and are nestle d in a wooded area.  The cottages are fully equipped with a kitchen, cable TV, Wi-Fi, and air conditioning.  Fireplaces in most cottages and in the Vacation Home. Handicap accessible cottage. Easy trail access. Phone: 906-884-4230 
  • MOUNTAIN VIEW LODGES, 34042 107th Engineers Memorial Highway, Silver City. Phone: 906-885-5256. 11 modern lodges on Lake Superior. All lodges have wood burning fireplaces, 2 bedrooms, phones with data ports, Cable TV, and fully equipped kitchens including a dishwasher. Screened porch with deck. Pets accepted in some lodges. Handicap lodge.
  • RIVER ROAD RV PARK, CAMPGROUND, and BUNKHOUSE. 600 River Road, Ontonagon, MI  49953. Phone: 906-884-4600. 3 Season (April - November) camping by the Ontonagon River.  30 full hookups, p ull through sites, and tent sites. Wi-Fi. Shower Room (handicap accessible) with hot showers and heated floor, Dump station, Laundry Room, Playground, and a Bunk House that sleeps up to 8 guests “dorm style”. Lake Superior water access. Loc ated only 15 minutes from the Porcupine Mountains State Park. Many ATV, ORV, Multiuse, Snowmobile, and Equestrian trails in the County. Pets Welcome (Horses can be accommodated.)
  • SUPERIOR SHORES RESORT, 26156 W State Highway M-64, Ontonagon, MI, 49953. Phone: 906-884-2653. 5 miles west of Ontonagon on Lake Superior. 7 unit motel with Cable TV, HBO. Three cottage units, townhouse style, with view of Lake Superior. Cottages have full kitchen, coffee maker, Cable TV. Sand beach for relaxing. Pets accepted. Weekly rates available. Snowmobile trail access
  • Camping.

    • BARAGA STATE PARK. 1300 US-41 South, Baraga MI 49908; (906) 353-6558. Situated on the Keweenaw Bay (Lake Superior) with easy access to the water, the park is centrally located to the many attractions in the western Upper Peninsula. The bay offers anglers good action on salmon, steelhead, lake and brown trout. Take US-41 south of Baraga less than a mile.
    • BRIMLEY STATE PARK, 9200 West 6 Mile Road, Brimley. (906) 248-3422. 270-site modern campground with large, grassy campsites, a mini-cabin, and a swimming beach on Lake Superior's Whitefish Bay. Brimley has the warmest swimming water of any state park located on the usually frigid Lake Superior. Anglers fish the bay for northern pike and walleye. A scenic view of the Canadian highlands can be seen to the north. Take 6 Mile Road one mile east of Brimley.
    • F. J. McLAIN STATE PARK Highway M-203, Hancock. (906) 482-0278. Situated on Lake Superior, McLain boasts beautiful views of Michigan sunsets. Park pastimes include swimming, fishing, hiking, cross country skiing, snowmobiling.
    • PADDLERS VILLAGE. Modern camping on the shores of Lake Superior 3 miles west of Munising. Rentals of 16’ & 20’ Yurts, Camping Cabins, and Platform Tents with electric lighting, Wi -Fi, and small refrigerators. The ideal spot for kayakers, canoeists, paddle boarders, hikers, and outdoor lovers.  Showers, restrooms, grills, picnic tables, and fire rings. 1/3 mile of sandy beach is adjacent to the Village for all to enjoy. Reserv ations required. Paddlers Village. N7793 Scrooges Alley, Christmas, MI. Phone: 906-387-1695
    • PORCUPINE MOUNTAINS WILDERNESS STATE PARK, 60,000 acre wilderness park. Camping, rustic cabins, backpacking, hiking, and skiing. 92 square miles, with virgin forest, scenic waterfalls, rugged Lake Superior shore line, remote rustic cabins, 87 miles of hiking trails, and virtually no roads.. Union Bay modern campground on Lake Superior at the eastern entrance to the park and Presque Isle Rustic Campground at the western entrance.

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