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

  • BIRCHWOOD LODGES, 8442 N. Whitefish Point Road, Paradise. Phone 906-492-3320. Eight modern but rustic Log Cabins in a private wooded setting on Lake Superior. Full housekeeping with well equipped kitehens, some cabins with fireplaces.Wi-Fi. Sandy beach. On the ATV trail.
  • 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.
  • 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 fireplace. 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 vacation 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, Newberry, MI 49868. Phone:  (906) 658-3324 or (805) 990-5469

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

  • NORTH SHORE LODGE Grand Marais. (906 494-2361) Motel and cabins on Coast Guard Point. On the Lake Superior beach. Gift Shop. Pets welcome.

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

  • Au Train ISLAND VIEW LODGE is located just east of AuTrain on the shores of Lake Superior. It is a 3-bedroom ranch style vacation home with a loft, 3 & 1/2 bathrooms, two great areas with a kitchen, living and dining room, two fireplaces, satellite TV, wireless internet, and comfortable furnishings. N7869 Sunset Road, AuTrain, MI 49806. Phone: 800-546-7188
  • HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS LAKEVIEW, E8998 Highway M-28, Munising, MI 49862. Phone: 906-387-4800 or 1-800-HOLIDAY. Located on the shores of Lake Superior, only 2 miles west of downtown Munising on M-28, or 2 miles east of Christmas. 62 rooms, 15 suites, 4 handicap rooms, and the areas largest indoor pool. Hot tub, sauna, and fitness center. Complementary Continental Breakfast. Elevator. In-room high speed internet access, cable TV, and coffee makers. 1 & 2 bedroom suites have microwaves and refrigerators. Enjoy the outstanding view of the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. Meeting room and gift shop. Easy access to the snowmobile and ATV trails.
  • 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 1/2 baths and a double size Jacuzzi tub. 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.
  • LAKE SUPERIOR LOG VACATION HOME on Lake Superior has three bedrooms, three full bathrooms, and a loft.  Complete kitchen. Washer and dryer. Living area with a Franklin style wood stove for relaxing in front of the fire. Satellite TV. Large deck overlooks AuTrain Bay in Lake Superior.. The vacation home is located on the east side of AuTrain Bay 8 miles west of Munising and the Pictured Rocks.  Easy trail access. Lake Superior Log Home, N7875 Sunset Drive, Au Train, MI 49806. Phone: 360-870-1758
  • MARGO'S COVE E8070 Highway M-28, Christmas. Phone: 906-387-1617. Three bedroom rental home on Lake Superior. Sleeps up to 8. 1 1/2 baths. Cable TV, washer, and dryer. 150' Lake Superior Beach with pier. Also for rent, a 2-bedroom ground-level apartment, sleeps up to 6 with Lake Superior access. Sofa sleeper. Cable TV. Pet Friendly. Easy ATV and snowmobile trail access.
  • 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. Reservations required. Paddlers Village. N7793 Scrooges Alley, Christmas, MI. Phone: 906-387-1695 or 906-228-5447
  • SUNSET MOTEL on the BAY, 1315 Bay Street, Munising, MI 49862. Phone 906-387-4574. All rooms on beautiful Munising Bay. Lakefront Rooms, Kitchenettes. 1,2, & 3 Bedroom Units with cable TV and in-room coffee. Picnic tables, charcoal grills and a private beach.
  • 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 living 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.  Phone: 206-937-1276.
  • SEACOAST LAKESHORE RESORT, 4012 Hwy M-28 E, Sand River, MI, only 15 miles east of Marquette Phone: 906-343-6710 or or 805-723-4223. Bungalow Cottage, Loft, and comfortable family suites with free Wi-Fi. TV with HBO. Across from Lake Superior with a wonderful sand beach. Gas grills, picnic tables, and outdoor swings. Relax and enjoy this outstanding view of Lake Superior. On the trail.
  • TRANQUILITY HAVEN on LAKE SUPERIOR in Big Bay, MI offers a variety of deluxe accommodations on beautiful Squaw Beach. Accommodations include the Fantasy Beach House that sleeps up to 14 guests, Bay View Cabin that sleeps up to 8 guests, and Bay View Suite for 4 guests. All accommodations have separate entrances with full kitchens and an outstanding view of Lake Superior, but can be combined for a larger group. Easy trail access. Phone: 262-424-1793

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 South, Baraga, MI. Phone: 906-353-7123 or toll Free: 855-541-5953.
  • BEAR PAW & EAGLE VIEW VACATION HOMES on Lake Superior, are located 15 miles northeast of L'Anse, MI on Pt. Abbaye. Each cottage has 3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, a gas fireplace, satellite TV, and a complete kitchen with a dishwasher, and a washer & dryer. Hot tub and sauna. 150' of Lake Superior beach and an awesome view. Easy trail access. Phone: 920-488-2031.
  • 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 lakefront 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

  • EAGLE LODGE-LAKESIDE CABINS, Highway M-26, Lakeshore Drive, between Eagle Harbor (10 miles) and Copper Harbor (3 miles). (906-289-4294) 8 one and two bedroom fully equipped housekeeping cabins on Lake Superior. Three bedroom log cabin with fireplace. All cabins have a view of Lake Superior and satellite TV. Pets welcome
  • New Listing: 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.
  • SAND HILLS LIGHTHOUSE INN Ahmeek. Phone: (906-337-1744) on Lake Superior in a 35 acre birch and pine forest. 8 rooms with private baths, furnished in Victorian style, fireplace in lounge, great views from the lighthouse tower. See an original fresnel lens and nautical lighthouse artifacts. Lighthouse tour daily. Sand Hills is the largest lighthouse built on the Great Lakes. 3,000' of private lakeshore.
  • SHORELINE RESORT,  located on the shores of Lake Superior in Eagle Harbor, offers a 8 unit Motel, a 2-bedroom cabin, and a 3-bedroom apartment. All accommodations have a wonderful view of Lake Superior. Wi-Fi.  Cable TV. Sandy beach. Canoe, kayaks, and a paddle boat available. Pets Welcome. Shoreline Resort, 122 Front Street, Eagle Harbor, MI 49950. Phone: 906-289-4441
  • 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 Wilderness State Park

  • AmericInn Lodge and Suites of Silver City is located on the shores of Lake Superior, 3 miles east of the Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State park and 13 miles west of Ontonagon. Comfortable guest rooms and suites on 3 floors with an elevator. Some rooms have a view of Lake Superior. Wireless internet access throughout the Inn. Cable TV. Indoor heated pool, whirlpool, and sauna. Complementary AmericInn Perk breakfast. Restaurant and lounge. Walk along the Lake Superior shoreline, enjoy the stunning sunsets, or just relax. On the trail and 3 miles from downhill and cross-country skiing. Pets Welcome. 120 Lincoln Ave. (Highway M-107) Silver City, MI 49953. Phone: 906-885-5311
  • BEACH RETREAT Rental Cottage is located on the shores of Lake Superior, 12 miles west of Ontonagon and only 5 minutes from the Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park. A Beach Retreat offers 2 bedrooms, one bathroom, and a complete kitchen. The living room has cable TV and a gas fireplace. A screened porch overlooks the lake for sitting and relaxing or you can enjoy sitting by the private beach and watching exciting Lake Superior and the fantastic sunsets over the water. Year round with easy access to the ATV and snowmobile trails and all the exciting outdoor recreation the Porkies has to offer. A Beach Retreat, 32829 Hwy M-64, Silver City, MI 49953. Phone; 906-885-5055.
  • 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.
  • A COTTAGE Up North, 34464 Highway M-107, Silver City. Phone: 906-885-5430. Three-bedroom cottage on Lake Superior. Main level has a bedroom with a wood burning fireplace, full bathroom, large living room with wood burning stove, dining room and kitchen combo with access to a deck facing the lake. Upper level has a large bedroom with deck and a den. Spiral staircase to lower level with a family room, bedroom, bathroom and doors opening to a patio. Sleeps up to 10. On the snowmobile trail.
  • New Listing: THE LAKE HOUSE VACATION HOME is located on the shores of Lake Superior only 4 miles from Ontonagon and 13 miles from the Porcupine Mountains.   The home has 3 bedrooms, 2 1/2 baths,  and will sleep up to 12 guests. There is a complete kitchen with a dishwasher, washer & dryer, Wi-Fi, and flat screen cable TV. Electric fireplace. Sandy beach on Lake Superior. Easy access to ATV and snowmobile trails.  Nightly rentals welcome. Phone: 906-235-2683
  • 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.
  • PETERSON'S COTTAGES and Vacation Homes 22608 Lakeshore Road,Ontonagon. 1 & 2 bedroom cottages with wood burning fireplaces on the Lake Superior shoreline and 2 vacation homes, 15 miles from Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park, 906-884-4230 or toll free: 1-866-207-5015. Lodging for all tastes and budgets: from modest two-person cottages to an executive split level vacation home, plus everything in between. Cable TV. Handicap accessible cottage.
  • RIVER ROAD RV PARK, CAMPGROUND, and BUNKHOUSE. 600 River Road, Ontonagon, MI  49953. Phone: 906-884-4600. Year Round camping by the Ontonagon River.  30 full hookups, pull 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. Located 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
  • UNION RIVER CAMPGROUND is located on the Union River at the eastern edge of the Porcupine Mountains. 42 wooded sites with water and electric and 8 large pull-through sites. Modern shower house. 15 miles west of Ontonagon. Lake Superior sand beach across the road. Union River Campground, 35653 State Highway M107. Phone: 906-869-2635


  • 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. Reservations required. Paddlers Village. N7793 Scrooges Alley, Christmas, MI. Phone: 906-387-1695 or 906-228-5447
  • 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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