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Sugar Beach Resort Hotel

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   1773 US 31 North, Traverse City, MI 49686
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Ranked #13 of 38 Hotels in Traverse City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2012
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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24 hotel reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2012

Spent 5 nights recently at Traverse City in this resort with our family of 5 and had a great time. We had stayed years ago at the sister property to Sugar Beach and had a nice stay there, so we gave it a try. We had room 220, a family suite with double balcony overlooking the beach with a great... More

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2012

Beautiful hotel right on the beach. We stayed here for 3 nights and it was very clean, comfortable and a nice location. There was parasailing right from the front of the hotel, and the staff was very helpful bringing me up toothpaste and a luggage cart. Very happy with our stay and would love to go there again!

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AmandaLC, Manager at Sugar Beach Resort Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent stay and for giving us feedback on your experience. It is a pleasure to hear that the staff took great care of you during your stay. We invite you back to kick back, relax, and enjoy your next stay with us. More

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3 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2012

Went on vacation with family and had great time. Hotel is situated on nice beach on Traverse Bay. Water was warm and crystal clear. Hotel was clean as well as the rooms. We would stay here again and will in the future.

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AmandaLC, Manager at Sugar Beach Resort Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for staying at our “Great Resort!” We were very glad to accommodate you and your family, and happy to to hear that the weather was just as accomodating! Thank you for your review and we hope to see you again soon. More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2012 via mobile

I stayed at the Sugar Beach hotel 4 nights while here for a conference. Another family attending the conference stayed two doors down from me and yet another family was next door. we all shared the same experience of having to call the front desk multiple times to complain about poor room service. Our rooms cost in the neighborhood of... More

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Washington, Michigan
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2012

When paying what we paid, we expected more than this: 1) 2 crappy bath towels that looked like tattered rags and 2 'decent' towels that were not absorbent at all; 2) loud mattress pad - sounded like a waterproof one; 3) bar soap that was too small and didn't lather; 4) carpeting needed vacuuming; 5) complimentary breakfast was a bust... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

We just complete our second trip to this wonderful property, and we couldn't have been more pleased. Our family of four (2 teens) fit comfortably in the double queen room, which included a fridge, microwave, and coffee service. The room and bathroom were very modern, with a blue/green summer motif - really nice. The bathroom was large, with a lot... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2012 via mobile

Only out of respect for tripadvisor will I elaborate. 1. The beach is simply wonderful. Great condition, plenty of complimentary lounge chairs and other seating, beautiful setting, clean water...loved it. On-site rentals include pontoons, speedboats, jetskis, kayaks, paddleboards, parasailing...too much to remember them all. My wife and I had never jetskied so we paid $50 for a half an hour.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2012

We stayed Junes 24 through June 29. The staff was great and very friendly. We loved having the beach right out the doors. The sand is just like sugar and the water is crystal clear but a little colder than what we are used to. It was great being able to wade out and have shallow water for quite a... More

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Rockford, Michigan
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5 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2012

My fiancee and I stayed at the Sugar Beach Resort Hotel June 15th thru June 17th and had a great time. Our room (207) was very big, had a living room with flat screen television and pull out bed in the couch, a mini frig, microwave, coffee maker, and the bedroom area had a second television with a two person... More

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Oak Forest, Illinois
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3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2012

You can smell that the room was not clean. They gave it a fast shuffle as far as cleaning goes. The sheets were awful. You know a good hotel by their sheets. Put your money into the sheets and maids that will clean a room well. I had to sleep with my sweats on and a beach towel we brought... More

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Address: 1773 US 31 North, Traverse City, MI 49686
Location: United States > Michigan > Grand Traverse County > Traverse City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Sugar Beach Resort Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 95
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