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White Birch Lodge

571 Meguzee Point Road, Elk Rapids, MI 49629
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White Birch Lodge
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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33 reviews 33 reviews
6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013

You couldn't pick a better place to just relax and enjoy the peaceful, scenic beauty of Elk Lake with the even more scenic Lake Michigan so close by. There is so much to do and see here, but it is the perfect place to just sit back, relax and enjoy. The great people at the White Birch Lodge will take... More

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Berkeley, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013

Was there a few weeks ago with my daughter after not being there for over 30 years. WBL had alot of wonderful memories for me and I am so happy to add more recent ones. My daughter (14yrs) loved it and I did too. Everything I loved about WBL was the same and all the changes were positive. It is... More

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Toledo, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2013 via mobile

WBL is a great place for all ages. We had 3 generations in our group. Lots of activities for the kids, always something fun to do. Or just relax in the shade. Meals are included, so parents get a vacation, too. The staff is comprised of college kids who work hard at keeping the guests happy, entertained, and well-fed.

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Traverse City, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

'Sine Qua Non' is a Latin term, which, translated means: "beside which there is none other." That’s so true of White Birch Lodge. The lodge and surroundings (like, the lake!) are incredible. The only place we could find besides WBL's Elk Lake that had water this pure and mineral-like was in Maui. The food, staff, lodging, and owners are simply... More

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Concord, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2013

Stayed at WBL for the first time in August 2012 and will be back August 2013! My daughter is 10 years old and learn to water ski and wake board during our week stay. My family likes being outdoors and active and this is the place. The Conrad's and the staff are very nice. My only regret is not taking... More

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Rockford, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

The White Birch Lodge is a trip that makes the whole family happy. I was giddy to be excluded from meal planning, meal preparation and meal clean up for 7 blissful days. I read on the beach, took out paddle boards and enjoyed the scenery of the lake in peace and quiet. My 2 children had loads of fun and... More

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2012

Our family (2 kids and parents) LOVE WBL! We visited for the first time this summer. The staff is amazing, the skiing is superb, the lake is lovely. We are very easy going and this is an easy going place. My ONLY criticism (constructive) is the food. We basically ate the oatmeal, yogurt, fresh fruit and salad bar (when offered)... More

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Michael C, Manager at White Birch Lodge, responded to this review

We appreciate all our reviews and constructive feedback. Our menu continues to expand to feature light, fresh choices to supplement the traditional favorites. Each breakfast features a fresh fruit and oatmeal bar, several cereal/granola choices, and a protein. Salad bars are usually offered with lunch and dinner and include fresh local produce wherever possible. We are committed to satisfying different... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2012 via mobile

White birch lodge is a great vacation spot. Best for families of all ages. Simple accommodations and 3 home cooked family style meals per day are the basics supporting inland lake front beach activities and enjoyment. Staff of young folks are great with kids and adults. All-inclusive cost is a terrific value. Staff and guests are friendly. Our favorite get-away... More

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Wilmette, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2012

White birch lodge is the vacation place for families. We vacation all over the US and love WBL. It is a wonderful place for families to go each summer. We take a high end ski trip annually every winter and bring our kids to florida each spring break but the place they remember each year is WBL. You check in... More

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La Grange, Illinois
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2012

This is the best vacation you could ever ask for. I had been going to a place similar to White Birch Lodge when I was a kid and was always sad when they closed, thinking I would never find a replacement to take my children to one day... Well I found it, and it has surpassed anything I could imagine.... More

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Address: 571 Meguzee Point Road, Elk Rapids, MI 49629
Location: United States > Michigan > Antrim County > Elk Rapids
Also Known As:
White Birch Hotel Elk Rapids

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