Romantic getaways in Michigan

Full Guide 2022

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Michigan will prove you that you don’t need ocean for a beach. Enjoy miles and miles of pristine lakefront beaches in Michigan, the only state that touches four out of the five Great Lakes.

Whether you are an urban adventurer or an outdoor enthusiast, a foodie or a thrill-seeker, there’s something for you in Michigan.

Visit the legendary city of Detroit, discover living history museums, check out the picturesque lighthouses, or try a wine tasting tour during your romantic getaway in Michigan.

Best romantic getaways in Michigan

The Henry

Located in the peaceful city of Dearborn, the Henry is a stunning choice for a romantic getaway in Michigan, with its wealth of amenities and convenient location its sure to make it an unforgetable experience.

The Henry boasts a full service spa, as well as a gorgeously lit indoor pool with a small lounge area surrounding it.

Guests can dine at the onsite restaurant, that serves seasonal American cuisine, after their meal guests can enjoy a delicious signature cocktail at the restaurant’s bar.

Rooms at the Henry are spacious and well furnished, with stylish tiled bathrooms and bright decór.

Graduate East Lansing

The vibrantly decorated Graduate in East Lansing is an intimate hotel perfect for a sweet, romantic getaway in Michigan.

The Graduate boasts a shared lounge, as well as two restaurants  serving American cuisine as well as cocktails.

Rooms at the Graduate are luxurious, carefully decorated, and extremely comfortable, with fine furnishings that make the stay equal parts intimate and relaxing.

The Siren Hotel

Boasting an envyable  location The Siren is just a short walk away from Downtown Detroit’s bustling entertainment district, making this hotel ideal if you’re in town for a romantic getaway in Michigan.

Boasting gorgeous indoor and outdoor decór and furnishing, as well as both an onsite bar, serving signature cocktails and a fine dining American restaurant.

Rooms at the Siren are just as beautifully equipped as the rest of the hotel with stunning hardwood floors and gorgeous bathrooms.

The H Hotel

The stunning H hotel is located in Midland just a short distance from the lush Dow Gardens,a perfect location for a romantic weekend, it boasts stunning common areas with a lobby fireplace surrounded by a common sitting area.

The H boasts both an indoor pool, a hot tub, as well as two distinct onsite restaurants, and a dedicate cocktail bar.

Rooms at the H are beautifully decorated, with suites boasting separate living areas on top of the bright decór that is standard with every room.

Romantic luxury hotels in Michigan

The Detroit Club

The Detroit Club is a 5-star property located in the heart of Detroit that makes both club members and first-time visitors equally feel at home.

The hotel boasts a fine-dining restaurant offering a curated selection of eclectic dishes paired with an extensive wine list and two different bar experiences.

Get pampered at the onsite luxury spa offering a wide range of services ranging from massages and facials to relaxing in a large, salt-water hot tub or sauna. 

MGM Grand Detroit

Try your luck at the onsite casino, indulge in soothing treatments at the luxury spa that includes a steam room and sauna, swim your worries away in the indoor infinity-edge pool with cabana sofa seating, and enjoy an exquisite meal at the MGM Grand Detroit luxury hotel.

Every room comes equipped with a 50-inch flat-screen HDTV and a private bathroom with spa-inspired showers.

Waterfront hotels in Michigan

The Neighborhood Hotel Grand Beach

The Neighborhood Grand Beach is your next nature escape. 

The Neighborhood Hotel offers stylish, rustic-meets-luxury apartment accommodations fitted with stocked, full kitchens, private bathrooms, flat-screen TVs, and a well curated collection of art. Select suites include a balcony or a fireplace.

Guests are welcome to bask in the sun at the shared terrace or take a dip at the seasonal outdoor swimming pool.

Hotel Frankfort & Restaurant

Hotel Frankfort & Restaurant is centrally located to Frankfort Beach and Downtown, offering accommodations with individual air conditioning and heating, flat-screen TVs, and private bathrooms with walk-in showers. Select rooms include a balcony with views of Lake Michigan.

Have a romantic dinner at the onsite restaurant’s deck and while sipping craft cocktails or exploring local beer selections.

Golf enthusiasts will be happy to know that there are several wonderful golf courses nearby.

 

JW Marriot Grand Rapids

Located in the bustling city of Grand Rapids, the JW Marriot is just a short walk away from a wide variety of activities, entertainment and dining option.

The Marriot boasts an  indoor pool with a stunning cityview, as well as an impressive onsite French restaurant, serving exquisite food and cocktails.

Grand Rapids is famous for its production of fine furniture, as such rooms at the JW Marriot are extraordinarily comfortable, boasting plush soft beds and furnishings.

Romantic boutique hotels in Michigan

Detroit Foundation Hotel

Located in Detroit’s bustling downtown, this fire station turned grandiose hotel, serves as a conveniently located premium option in the heart of Detroit’s restaurant district.

The Foundation boasts exquisite decór throughout the hotel, specially the common areas, which give off an air of grandiosity. The hotel boasts an onsite American cuisine restaurant, serving all major meals as well as cocktails.

Rooms are modern and elegantly decorated, with suites boasting seating areas.

Atheneum Suite Hotel

Located in the Victorian era neighborhood of Greektown district, the Atheneum reminds visitors of the elegance of the city its named for.

Boasting 2 distinct inhouse Greek restaurants as well as a bar with an extensive cocktail list, the Atheneum is a must stay if you’re in the Detroit area for a couples weekend getaway.

The rooms at the Atheneum are brightly coloured and elegantly decorated, transporting guests to the Greek Isles, suites boast seating areas.

Shinola Hotel

If you’re thinking of romantic getaways in Michigan, this downtown Detroit luxury hotel featuring a lavish lounge area and incredibly furnished rooms is the perfect option.

The Shinola Hotel boasts a fine dining italian restaurant, serving fine dining meals for guests to enjoy, as well as an onsite cocktail bar.

Rooms at the Shinola are impressive in their comfort and quality, with pristine hardwood floors, tall ceilings and windows, that help flood the rooms with natural light. Suites boast fireplaces and spacious seating areas.

Hotel Earl of Charlevoix

Experience history with a modern twist at this newly redesigned boutique hotel in Charlevoix.

Hotel Earl of Charlevoix features two different bar experiences, an indoor pool, a heated outdoor hot tub, a well-equipped fitness center, and onsite bicycle rental services.

All air-conditioned rooms come with under-bed lightning, a minibar, a wardrobe, a flat-screen TV, and a private bathroom.

The property is just a stone’s throw away from Round Lake and minutes from Lake Michigan. 

Graduate Ann Arbor

Another hotel located in the charming college town of Ann Arbor, the Graduate Ann Arbor is an exquisitely stylish hotel boasting a wealth of uniquely wonderful amenities that are sure to make your couples getaway extra special.

Guests can enjoy a meal at the inhouse restaurant serving not only regional American cuisine, but cocktails as well.

Rooms at the Graduate feature hardwood floors, extra comfortable beds, with premium bed linens, plush downs and furnishings, with stunningly decorated bathrooms with large walk in showers.

 

The Inn at 97 Winder

The Inn at 97 Winder is a gorgeous 4-star guesthouse in the heart of Midtown providing accommodations worthy of a king.

Formerly known as the most expensive private home in Detroit, The Inn at 97 Winder stands out among Detroit hotels.

The inn offers free continental breakfast.

Every room comes with a flat-screen TV, elegant furnishings, luxury linens, and an ensuite bathroom with a spa-quality bath. 

Unique hotels in Michigan

The Henderson Castle

The Henderson Castle is an exquisite piece of history offering a timeless experience and a most unique romantic getaway.

This 125-year-old castle turned into a bed&breakfast boasts an onsite spa with sauna, several excellent dining options, a bar, high tea service, and cooking classes.

Onsite amenities include 18 holes of golf, casino rooms, squash, and sledding. 
 
Each individually decorated room is fitted with a private hot tub and fireplace, premium bedding, and heated floors

Caboose Inn

The unique Caboose Inn is part of Old Harbor Inn’s quirky accommodations on Lake Michigan. 

Welcome aboard the original 1920s caboose wagon located in the original railroad station in South Haven. Climb up into the conductor’s perch and step back in time.

The caboose wagon features a queen-sized bed, a kitchenette, and an attached screened-in porch.

Guests are welcome to take a dip in the seasonal outdoor pool.

Big Bay Point Lighthouse Inn

Book a stay at this charming two-story brick lighthouse turned into a bed-and-breakfast and spend an unforgettable romantic weekend!

Climb to the lighthouse lantern, 120 feet above the lake surface, and enjoy breathtaking views of the surrounding nature, the lake, and the wildlife.

The inn features five rooms with private bathrooms, more than three acres of lawn, and 40 acres of woods with trails.

The Lighthouse Inn provides its guests with spa services.

Inexpensive hotels in Michigan

Embassy Suites by Hilton

The  Embassy Suites boasts a variety of amenities that make it a standout location in the Grand Rapids area, making it a perfect hotel for couples if you’re in the area for a romantic getaway in Michigan.

The hotel is located just a short distance of numerous popular attractions and boasting an indoor pool, as well as an onsite restaurant.

Rooms are elegantly decorated, with modern furnishings, a work desk and flat-screen TV is standard, while suites boast seating areas.

 

The Canopy Grand Rapids

The extraordinary vibrant the Canopy is another incredible Grand Rapids based hotel, with its incredible location in the city this hotel is an premium destination for romantic getaways in Michigan.

The Canopy boasts a shared lounge, as well as a restaurant where guests can feast on delectable meals and fine cocktails.

Rooms at the Canopy are vibrantly decorated and furnished, with ample bathrooms and terraces with pleasant views of the city.

Hilton Garden Inn Ann Arbor

The trendy and lively town of Ann Arbor is home to the charmin  Hilton Garden Inn, boasting a heated indoor pool  the Hilton is sure to provide you with the comfort you crave during your romantic getaway in Michigan.

The Hilton features an on-site restaurant, as well as an outdoor lounge where guests can unwind and sip on a cocktail from the inhouse bar.

Rooms at the Hilton Garden are elegant and spacious, boasting beautiful bathrooms, suites boast fireplaces and separate seating areas.

Courtyard by Marriot Mt. Pleasant

The Courtyard in Mount Pleasant features a variety of amenities and services that are sure to make your romantic getaway in Michigan special.

The Courtyard boasts an outdoor lounge surrouding a bfirepit, an indoor pool as well as a hot tub and complimentary freshly made daily breakfast.

Rooms at the Courtyard are spacious and modern, with suites boasting a seating area.

 

Hampton Inn Holland

The Hampton Inn is located in the scenic town of Holland, a small town with big city amenities, famous for its orchards and its fall colours, perfect for a romantic getaway in Michigan.

The Hampton Inn boasts an expansive indoor pool and hot tub, as well as an onsite restaurant.

The spacious rooms boast hardwood furnishings and comfortable beds, with suites boasting seating areas.

 

Holiday Inn Express Detroit - Warren

The conveniently located Holiday Inn Express makes for a perfect inexpensive romantic getaway in Michigan State.

Boasting a full service spa, as well as an outdoor pool with a lounge area for guests to enjoy.

Guests will find modernly furnished rooms with fine upsholstery and spacious seating areas in their rooms, with suites boasting inroom fireplaces.

Romantic things to do in the Michigan

Once you have chosen the perfect hotel for your romantic getaway, let’s find a complementary thing to do in Michigan so you can get the most out of your couple’s vacation.

Detroit Institute of Arts

Detroit Institute of Arts features one of the largest and most significant art collections in the US. The museum boasts more than 65,000 artworks dating from ancient to modern times.

Admire the rich art collection organized by 8 main themed subcollections: Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas, American art, the Arts of Asia and the Islamic World, European art, prints drawings & photographs, General Motors Center for African American Art, contemporary art, and performing arts.

Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore

Enjoy a tranquil, romantic getaway in Michigan by escaping to nature. Discover breathtaking sandstone cliffs, beaches, sand dunes, and waterfalls on the Lake Superior shore.

If you are looking for unique weekend getaway ideas, choose a scenic boat tour and travel alongside stunning 40 miles of shoreline or opt for a kayaking tour.

Detroit RiverFront

Step out of your romantic hotel room and stroll down this scenic international waterway in Detroit that offers year-round entertainment, food and recreation.

Sit back and enjoy a meal at one of the restaurants providing spectacular views of the Detroit River and the city skyline.

Attractions include parks, plazas, pathways and open green spaces.

Presque Isle Park

Get closer to nature on your next weekend getaway at Presque Isle Park.

This forested peninsula that extends into the waters of Lake Superior offers stunning views.

Have a picnic, dive from the cliffs into the crystal clear water or enjoy one of the best sunset viewing spots in Marquette.

Arch Rock

The most famous of the rock formations on Mackinac Island, Arch Rock is a natural rock bridge that stands 146 feet above Lake Huron.

This natural limestone arch can be reached by foot, taxi, carriage or bike.

Visitors can view the arch from below, on the perimeter tour of the island.

Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park

Experience masterpieces of art and nature at the premier horticultural Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park.

Delight your senses at Michigan’s largest tropical conservatory featuring more than 200 artworks sited both indoors and outdoors.

Enjoy the tranquil Victorian gardens boasting bronze sculptures made by famous artists, such as Degas and Rodin, discover carnivorous plant house, and the outdoor amphitheater.

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More romantic getaways close to Michigan

If you want to find more romantic hotels, we recommend these locations below, so you can find the perfect accommodation for your next romantic getaway or vacation.

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