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Tamarack Lodge

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2035 US-31 N at Four Mile Rd, Traverse City, MI 49686
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Ranked #1 of 40 Hotels in Traverse City
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
melissa r Battle Creek, Michigan
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Battle Creek, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tamarack Lodge did not disappoint. We stayed in a 3-bedroom suite to accomodate our small children. The room was immaculate and decorations lovely. The view was amazing. Staff were very friendly. I highly recommend this property.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

We were there just for one night so we could not enjoy the beach or the view fully, but is definitely a place where we would like to come back to. People at the reception were friendly but didn´t seem to have much of a clue in terms of dinner not breakfast recommendations!

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Canton, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

We have been going to the Tamarack Lodge for about 5 years. From the very beginning we loved every moment there. We have gone during each season and it was great every time. We love the location, the boat and jet ski rental next to the property, the condos, and the staff. We appreciate all the memories we have over... More 

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

After a very stressful couple of weeks, we decided to take a weekend away and discovered the Tamarack lodge. What a find it was!! Well equipped with a full well equipped kitchen, fireplace, and an extremely comfortable King size bed. Did I mention the awesome views?? Right on the bay, just wonderful! We loved it so much we rebooked another... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

We happened to find this when looking for an up north quick vacation. LOVED IT! Beautiful unit. Top notch in every way. Loved the space, fabulous tub, great views...top notch furnishings, appliances etc. If you are looking for all the benefits that a condo space offers, it is here. There are only 26 units, so don't expect any restaurants, lounges... More 

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Stayed in a 5th floor suite that overlooked the lake. The front desk staff was very helpful in giving us advice about things to do around town (we went snowshoeing). The room was very large and had everything we needed. Definitely would stay again.

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Zeeland, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

My wife and I have enjoyed weekend getaways to Traverse City for more than 20 years. This location has become our favorite and is our first choice during the off-season (winter). During our last stay, 2 other couples joined us for our weekend away. While we normally book three rooms, Tamarack is actually a condo/timeshare "hotel" that offers three bedroom... More 

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Traverse City, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

We sent the wives away for a long weekend to the Tamarack Lodge and they were truly impressed. They raved about the view of the bay, the size of the rooms, the comfortable beds and the overall decor of the hotel. We set up the trip for the wives as a thank you for them putting up with us the... More 

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St. Louis, Missouri, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

We really lucked into finding Tamarack Lodge for our 2013 vacation so we went back for our 2014 vacation! The entire place was just amazing; very comfortable and beautiful. Staff was very helpful, grounds were very nice, view was great and location was perfect. Everything was very family friendly and peaceful and quiet at night. We absolutely love the nightly... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

My wife and I stayed here for the duration of our honeymoon in a 5th floor penthouse jr suite, and we loved it! The architecture, the furnishings, the free coffee/tea, cookies, and s'mores all made our stay enjoyable. We loved the huge jacuzzi tub in our room that was so relaxing to be in while we listened to the waves... More 

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