Family-owned resort that holds a good reputation as a vacation spot in a popular northern Michigan town. Just 3 miles from popular Crystal Lake and right on the Betsie River. Benzie County is known as the gateway to the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. This scenic destination is only ten miles away. This is an established business in a great location. The resort itself sits on 4.5 acres with an additional 14 acres for expansion which totals to 18.5 acres. This is a turnkey resort complete with an owner’s home, plenty of supplies for the motel and cabin units, and a convenient online reservation and payment system.
Playground, horseshoe pit, common fire-pit area, river frontage, 3 canoes and 5 kayaks.
4 bedroom, 1.5 bath main house with check-in office.
1 camp bathroom Furnished cabins/motel units Cabins come fully equipped with the following amenities: Blankets, linens, towels, electric heat and air conditioning, cable TV, microwave, coffee maker, refrigerator/freezer. Some cabins have cooktops-only others have stove/oven. Beds range from queen, full, and twin beds. Cabins and rooms include picnic tables, charcoal grill, deck chairs and tables.
The Betsie River begins in Grand Traverse County at Green Lake and flows in a southwest direction into Benzie County. It covers 50-55 river miles. This is a prime fishing and floating river.
Sleeping Bear Dunes, Lake Michigan, Traverse City, canoeing, kayaking, lighthouses, wineries, casinos, fishing, bike trails, snowmobile trails, skiing. There are many local events in the area: Festivals, weekly concerts, arts and crafts shows, farmer’s markets, July fireworks in Beulah and Frankfort. Wild mushroom hunting is popular from May to October. Guests can find different varieties such as Morels, Chanterelles, and Chicken of the Woods. Salmon fishing is very popular in the fall.