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Great Wolf Lodge

3.5 of 5 Resort   |   3575 N US Highway 31 S, Traverse City, MI 49684
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Ranked #14 of 38 Hotels in Traverse City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
MaryBM53 Shelby, Michigan
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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
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Shelby, Michigan
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33 reviews 33 reviews
7 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

For the entire summer our daughter has been begging to return. We love that you are able to use water park as soon as you arrive and stay late the following day. I just wish the spa for kids wasn't so expensive, she wanted us to get a mani/pedi together but price was ridiculously high. We stayed in the Wolfs... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you have a large family, this is a good value. Most hotels won't let more than 4 stay in a room. My wife and I have 5 kids which means having to pay for 2 rooms a night. We were able to stay at Great Wolf in a large suite at a per-night rate comparable to other hotels. Being... More

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Vicksburg, Michigan
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While my kids love coming here, it may be the most overpriced hotel I have ever stepped foot in. Once night over $200! Just for some water??!! The theme is great, the kids love the water slides and the pools, but holy $$$$$! It just isn't worth the cost. Noy saying it isn't clean or fun just overly expensive.

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GWL_Management, Guest Relations Manager at Great Wolf Lodge, responded to this review

Paul, Thank you for staying at Great Wolf Lodge – Traverse City and providing us with your feedback! We know that price can be a point of concern for guests, which is why we offer promotions and deals throughout the year that help make a stay more affordable. As a valued repeat guest, you will receive exclusive repeat guest discounts... More

Ann Arbor, Michigan
14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This Lodge is well run. Check in was very efficient during our stay which is not always the case at these water-park hotels. The rooms are very large. Most of the room was very clean, however the wall next to the table in our room was filthy (food stains). The halls get a bit noisy during the day, but quieted... More

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Detroit, Michigan
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34 reviews 34 reviews
13 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is our 3rd time staying here and it feels like the rooms getting worse on every visit. Small stuff but adding up. No "Do not disturb door tag" at the room upon arrival, no special promotion code card in the room for the free Shutterfly photo album, charged for extra $16 because the hotel fees went up since booking... More

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Sudbury, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

great for kids would go again clean rooms fun water park....... good location dont know if it would be fun for older kids over 12 ...would be better if that magic quest game and the magic wands were included

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Lansing, Michigan
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6 reviews 6 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When I started planning for our first conference I did not consider Great Wolf Lodge as I thought it was strictly a family/kid location. I could not have been more wrong. GWL did an excellent job of hosting our event and the post conference survey from the participants indicated that they can not wait to return next year. The conference... More

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Edina, Minnesota, United States
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the minute you are greeted at the front door with a catchy themed song, the Great Wolf Lodge has a fun Northwoods spirit that is contagious! Great waterpark for older and younger kids, and fun restaurant, with a Dunkin Donuts too. Good housekeeping, very clean facilities. Could use another set of elevators though.

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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31 reviews 31 reviews
9 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is our third time here over the past 7 years. Grandsons are getting older (15 and 9) but they still enjoyed it a lot. We love the Majestic Bear Suite where Grandma and Grandpa get their own king bed in a separate room and plenty of room for the rest of the family with two additional queens and a... More

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West Bloomfield, Michigan
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Expensive, but lots of fun for the little ones! The rooms were big/spacious and clean, they even smelled good! Complimentary shampoo, bodywash (for kids- smelled like cotton candy/bubblegum), and soap in room; conditioner available by request. Free WiFi. The water park is great, indoor/outdoor pool with food & drinks. The indoor park is in the middle of the room- so... More

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Additional Information about Great Wolf Lodge

Address: 3575 N US Highway 31 S, Traverse City, MI 49684
Location: United States > Michigan > Grand Traverse County > Traverse City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Great Wolf Lodge 3.5*
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Also Known As:
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