For Immediate Release
April 27, 2011
Judy Duran, CTA
Contact: 720.270.5767;

Announcing a New 4-Star Resort on Michigan’s Lower Peninsula 

Grand Traverse Resort Village

MLT Vacations.  The new Grand Traverse Resort & Spa is nestled along the sandy shores of Lake Michigan’s Grand Traverse Bay, just 6 miles northeast of Traverse City.  Accommodations at the full-service, 900-acre resort and conference center include rooms, suites and condominiums.  King rooms are available in the Main Hotel Building.  The King and Queen rooms in the Tower Building overlook rolling hills and surrounding golf course or East Grand Traverse Bay.

A diverse selection of dining options is available at:

  • Aerie Restaurant and Lounge – casual dining
  • Sweetwater American Bistro – casual selections
  • The Grille – club fare (open during golf season from April to October)
  • Jacks Sports Bar – appetizers, full bar, and flat-screen TVs

The Resort boasts 54 holes of championship golf on 3 courses including the Jack Nicklaus-designed The Bear and The Wolverine, a Gary Player signature golf course.  Guests enjoy the thrill of a 15,000-square foot water playground at one of the two indoor pools.  A private beach is located on the shore of East Grand Traverse Bay offering a variety of rental options, including jet skis, jet boats, pontoon boats, ski boats, water trampoline, paddle boats, and 1- and 2-person kayaks. Other amenities include seasonal recreation; 2 outdoor pools; children’s center; spa and fitness center; and 5 indoor and 4 outdoor tennis courts.  Winter offers cross-country skiing and ice-skating at the resort, plus access to nearly 200 miles of groomed snowmobile trails.  Shopping at the Gallery of Shops is a delightful year-round activity.


From left:  Golf Course; Indoor Water Park; Dog House Pet Care Facility

Complimentary WiFi is available throughout the property.  Children 17-years-of-age and younger stay free with adult when using existing bedding. Additional guest services include bell service, dry cleaning, business center, licensed day care, and dog care facility.  The nightly resort fee is included in price.

The Grand Traverse is just 10 minutes from Traverse City’s Cherry Capital Airport (TVC), with air service by both Delta and United Airlines.  Packages, including air and ground transportaion, are available from MLT Vacations.

Contact Judy Duran (720 270-5767; for information and reseervations.