The 2019 Michigander Bicycle Tour

Sat July 13 - Thu July 18 Directions
Hotels, Inns, etc...

Camping is included with your Michigander registration.

For additional campgrounds for those of you arriving before or staying on in the region, or for those with RVs, please visit 


Potential Hotels for 2019 Michigander (descriptions provided by hotels)

$0-$75 - $

$75-$150 - $$

$150 - + - $$$

Prices may vary from season to season. 

Near Tawas City Elementary School:


Bay Inn – $$

1020 W Lake St, Tawas City, MI 48763

Our clean, modern hotels are just minutes from the beaches of Tawas Bay and quaint downtown East Tawas. We're also pleased to be a pet-friendly hotel, meaning that your four-legged friends are just as welcome here as you are. Our Budget Hotels in Tawas City are designed to enhance your stay with the inclusion of free WiFi, a fitness center, guest laundry facilities, an indoor pool and more. Ample Parking area at our hotel is always free for all hotel guests.


Crows Nest Inn - $$

1028 W Lake St, Tawas City, MI 48763

(Same description as above)


Tawas Bay Beach Resort - $$

300 E Bay St, East Tawas, MI 48730

In scenic Northeastern Michigan, the Tawas Bay Beach Resort is the ideal place to stay while you enjoy this four season playground! With eight fun and challenging golf courses nearby, swimming and boating in the summer, breathtaking fall colors during the autumn, and Nordic skiing and snowmobiling in the winter, there is always a reason to visit us on Michigan's Sunrise Side.


Surfside Motel Marina Resort - $

716 W Lake St, Tawas City, MI 48763

Prices vary per room, but they all have a queen-size bed, recliner chair, flat-screen TV, refrigerator, and microwave.


Paradise Beach Resort – ?

1029 W Lake St, Tawas City, MI 48763

At Paradise Beach we offer 15 One, Two & Three Bedroom Cabins & Motel Rooms. Our Clean & Comfortable Cabins offer Full Kitchens, Cable TV and are Completely Furnished. Watch Great Lakes Freighters & Sunrises from our Waterfront and enjoy many accommodations including a clean sandy beach; picnic tables; bonfire pit and children’s play area; game room; barbecue grills; and WiFi.


To find more Tawas City CVB approved motels/hotel, follow this link:

Near Rifle River Recreation Area:


Sunrise Café and Cabins - $

3070 Lupton Rd, Lupton, MI 48635

Our cabins have been recently renovated. Each cabin rental can sleep up to four adults. There is a queen-size bed in the bedroom and a futon couch in the living room. The cabins include an indoor bathroom with shower.  The kitchen is complete with a coffee pot, microwave, toaster, small refrigerator, and cooking utensils. Our cabin rentals include a flat screen TV with satellite. Bedding is supplied for the bed and futon. You do need to bring your own towels and washcloths. Outside amenities include a picnic table, charcoal grill, and fire pit to enjoy the evenings. THERE IS A 2-NIGHT MINUMUM.


Scenic Motel – $

618 S Bennett St, Rose City, MI 48654

All units are air-conditioned with in-room phones, cable TV and mini-fridges. There are several local restaurants nearby from home-cooking to fast food, along with canoeing, kayaking or tubing on the Rifle or Au Sable Rivers, five 18-hole golf courses, and Rifle River Recreational Area five miles from motel.


Rose Hill Resort - $$

5561 Beechwood Rd, Rose City, MI 48654

Rose Hills Resort has three year-round cabins available for you to enjoy. All three have a full-sized kitchen, a living room with a gas log fireplace, a dining room and a full-sized bathroom.  


Valhalla Lodge - $$$

2665 Short Rd, Lupton, MI 48635

Valhalla Lodge is the premier destination for the discerning guest who is seeking luxurious accommodations, gourmet food, privacy, and security. Our newly constructed 12,000 sq. ft. lodge is surrounded by 1000 acres and is perfect for the trophy hunter, family vacation of a lifetime or corporate retreat. 


For Pure Michigan endorsed hotels/motels, follow this link:

Near Ralph A. McMullan Conference Center


America Inn and Suites - $

200 Cloverleaf Ln, Houghton Lake, MI 48629

Our staff is prepared to make your stay comfortable and relaxing to ensure that everyone who stays with us enjoys the hallmark of our hotel. Enjoy a full, hot breakfast served daily to start your day off right. Our smoke-free guest rooms feature private baths, coffee makers, cable TV,  refrigerators, microwaves, and comfortable beds.


North Winds Lodge at Higgins Lake - $$

9123 N Cut Rd, Roscommon, MI 48653

The rooms are recently remodeled with new furniture with a modern look, comfortable beds, WiFi and coffee makers in each of the rooms. Entertainment is offered through cable TV on 42″ flat screens.


Ramada Hotel by Wyndham Grayling - $$

2650 I-75BL, Grayling, MI 49738

Has many amenities including a pool, free breakfast, coffee maker, flat screen TV’s, free WiFi, and a restaurant.


For more Houghton Lake CVB approved hotels/motels, follow this link:

Near Cadillac High School


Hampton Inn Cadillac - $$

1650 S Mitchell St, Cadillac, MI 49601

Enjoy a variety of valuable amenities at our Cadillac hotel. Start your day with Hampton’s free hot breakfast, or pick up a free Hampton On the Run® Breakfast Bag, available Monday through Friday. Stay connected to family and friends with free WiFi throughout the hotel. Maintain your exercise regimen in the fitness center, then refresh in the heated indoor pool and hot tub. Relax in a comfortable guest room or suite and get a great night’s rest on the clean and fresh Hampton bed®. All rooms feature modern comforts and amenities including a microwave, refrigerator, and 32-inch flat-screen TV.


Days Inn by Wyndham Cadillac - $$

5900 M-115, Cadillac, MI 49601

Brighten your morning with a free Daybreak continental breakfast and an energizing swim in our indoor heated pool. Free WiFi keeps you connected to home or the office. Our hotel offers free parking and Jacuzzi suites. All of our guest rooms have microwaves and refrigerators.


Econo Lodge - $

2501 Sunnyside Dr, Cadillac, MI 49601

Located across M-115 from Lake Cadillac and just down the road from Lake Mitchell.  The Econo Lodge offers 30 motel rooms with varied views.  The hotel is located adjacent to Burkes Waterfront Restaurant and within a 5-minute walk to several other area restaurants for easy dining.


For more Cadillac CVB approved hotels/motels, follow this link:


Our tent service provider Michigan Cycling Charters offers shuttle service to a limited number of hotels. Michigan Cycling Charters will bring you and your belongings to your place of lodging and back to camp in the morning. Below is a list of hotels to which shuttle service can be provided. Click here for a reservation form.

Michigan Cycling Charters is only shuttling to the hotels below. Call or email to make a reservation at (517)614-5659 or

July 13 & 14

Bay Inn

1020 W Lake St, Tawas City, MI 48763



Scenic Motel

618 S. Bennett (M-33)
Rose City, MI  48654


July 16

North Winds Lodge

9123 N Cut Rd
Roscommon, Michigan


July 17

Days Inn

5900 M-115

Cadillac, MI 49601