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Romance Along the Shore – Michigan Hotels & Destinations

April 22nd, 2022

Slip away to the “Great Lakes State” for a weekend of romance. Whether your perfect getaway is filled with wineries, history and museums, or sports and outdoor adventures, with an array of Michigan hotels in some of the state’s most-sought after destinations, Marriott makes it easy to plan a vacation designed to help you relax with each other – and your indulge passions.

Wineries
o Traverse City. Within minutes of many Michigan hotels, Left Foot Charley makes its home in the Village at Grand Traverse Commons. Visit Northern Michigan’s first urban winery in the center of The Village. Featuring Riesling, Pinot Blanc, Pinot Grigio and Gewurztraminer, this unique vineyard is working with the area’s finest small vineyards to produce world-class vintages you won’t find anywhere else.
o Kalamazoo. Peterson & Sons Winery features 35 natural, sulfite-free wines, including a range of award-winning fruit wines, such as apricot, black raspberry, cranberry, and wild elderberry. It also features award-winning grape wines like Chancellor Noir and Niagara. Located in a relaxed country setting, the winery boasts a year-round tasting room and gift shop.
o Suttons Bay. Founded in 1990, Chateau de Leelanau specializes in European vinifera and hybrid grapes, and produces over a dozen styles of wines, including andante, pinot gris, chardonnay sur lie and more. The winery features a year-round, on-site tasting room and is served at several wine bars throughout the state.

For a full list of wineries near your Michigan hotel, please contact your concierge upon check-in.

History & Museums
o Detroit. Located within easy walking or driving distance from many Michigan hotels, the Motown Historical Museum gives visitors the chance to glimpse into Motown’s storied past and discover how one man’s vision changed popular music for the entire world.
o Dearborn. Explore the American automobile’s birthplace (and an array of historic vehicles) at The Henry Ford. From JFK’s limo and Rosa Parks’ bus, to the Model T and the Ford Rouge Factory Tour, you can easily spend the day this unique 90-building campus. After your trip to The Henry Ford, head down to Dearborn’s Evergreen Road to visit the Henry Ford Estate – a magnificent mansion that offers a glimpse into the life this automotive magnate.
o Ann Arbor. Featuring more than 18,000 objects of African, American, Asian and European art, The University of Michigan Museum of Art offers art and history lovers an unforgettable way to spend the day.

Outdoor Adventures
o Grand Rapids. From sugar-sand beaches to dune climbing, fishing to hiking and biking trails, the city of Grand Rapids offers outdoor enthusiasts a myriad of ways to spend their days. Best of all, the outdoor fun doesn’t have to end when the sun goes down. Because this is one of America’s best walking cities, you can walk to dinner, then stroll through charming neighborhoods and parks on the way back to your Michigan hotel.