The SpaceOur air conditioned home offers a peaceful private room with a queen bed and day bed along with an ensuite private bath and spa tub. Enjoy a generous continental breakfast. Off street parking, bike paths and a beautiful beach parks make our home a great place to stay. We are close to the Lake Express high speed ferry to Milwaukee and one hour from the Badger which travels from Ludington to Manitowoc, Wisconsin. We have wireless, a copier, laundry, office space, off street parking, great hiking, bike paths, a children's playground nearby and a 24/7 grocery store. Birdwatchers will love our area.
With Lake Michigan minutes away, some of the best sailing in the midwest, wind surfing, a wheeled luge, waterfront restaurants, dozens of smaller lakes and rivers, world class fishing and birdwatching, this region is a secret treasure. Many of our guests return every year.
Tell us how long you can stay and we'll be glad to create an itinerary that includes nearby landmarks like one of the world's great sculpture museums, Meijer Gardens and our hidden favorites. This is a perfect stop between Chicago (185 miles southwest) and popular northern Michigan resorts like Traverse City (three hours) and Mackinac Island (five hours) and the Upper Peninsula. We're also the same distance from the Detroit area. It's just three hours to Ann Arbor, 45 minutes from Holland and Grand Rapids and one hour to Saugatuck. Charming Grand Haven is only 20 minutes away. Milwaukee is two and half hours by high speed ferry.
Many guests enjoy a few days along our world class beaches before or after sailing to Wisconsin or heading up north to Hemingway country. We're less crowded than competing areas and have a wide variety of beaches and dune hikes. Inland lakes and Lake Michigan offer great swimming, kayaking, canoeing, paddle boarding and windsurfing. When Lake Michigan waters are chilly our inland lakes and rivers offer a warmer swimming alternative, especially if you are traveling with kids.
We are available to assst our guests with local needs and can help you arrange visits to our classic Hackley Library, famed art museum, U.S.S. Silversides submarine museum (yes you can go below deck on this WW II sub), Victorian Hackley/Hume homes and the nearby Meijer sculpture gardens in Grand Rapids which has been named one of the world's top museums. Also we know where the fish are biting and where you can rent a canoe or kayak.
We are a great area for golf, tennis, cycling,disc golf and water sports. You have your choice of beaches on Lake Michigan or Muskegon Lake. Great sunsets. There is also great canoeing and kayaking on the Muskegon and White Rivers.
Cabs and bus transport, local airport with United Express flights to Chicago (25 minutes by air), larger Grand Rapids Airport with nonstop service to 22 cities one hour away, Amtrak in Holland 45 minutes offers daily service to Chicago, plus Greyhound bus service to all points. Car rental agencies are close.
We have traveled all over the world and think you'll love Muskegon as much as we do. No traffic jams, affordable, uncrowded beaches, friendly natives and beautiful dunes. A hidden gem and, just in case, we have great medical facilities that will get you back on the road in no time. Our city has very good access for special needs visitors. Guest AccessWifi, copier, laundry, breakfast items provided, continental breakfast, refrigerator access, and deck. Adjacent lakefront bike trail. Lots of swimming beaches, ideal for kayaking and canoeing. Interaction with GuestsWe welcome interaction with our guests and are happy to provide complete information on making the best of our community. We can also help you map out a trip to popular destinations and hidden treasures that make Michigan a perfect Great Lakes vacation for summer and fall color seasons. If you like to cross country ski, you'll love it here. The NeighborhoodQuiet, relaxing, minutes to beautiful sugar sand beaches, outstanding sailing, great parks and canoeing. Ideal for outdoor recreation. We've also got a great summer music festival, summer playhouse nearby. Muskegon has an outstanding symphony, art museum, library and is home to Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp. Blueberry picking in season. Great waterfront restaurants are a good bet for your visit. Getting AroundRental car companies close by, bus, bike rentals, Muskegon airport ten minutes away, larger Grand Rapids airport one hour away, Amtrak rail access to Chicago one hour away in Holland. Greyhound Service throughout Michigan also connects to Chicago. High speed ferry to Milwaukee docks minutes away. Other Things to NoteAs frequent Air B and B guests we are here to make your stay relaxing and comfortable. Generous continental breakfast provided.