Our Town

The Area Lakes

You’re only blocks from Intermediate River, Intermediate Lake and Lake Bellaire,
and five minutes away from Torch Lake. A 20-minute drive gets you to Lake Michigan.
Grass River Nature Preserve (7 miles)


Antrim Dells Golf Course (19 miles)
Centennial Farms Golf Club (4 miles)
The Legend at Shanty Creek (5 miles)
The Chief (5 miles)
The Hawk’s Eye (6 miles)


Shanty Creek – Schuss Mountain Resort (3 miles)
Boyne Mountain
Nubs Nob

Boat, Kayak and Bike Rental

Riverside Marina, Bellaire (3 blocks)
Paddles & Pedals, Bellaire (3 blocks)
Sand Bar Shop, Rapid City (15 miles)
Torch River Marina, Rapid City (15 miles)
Jordan Valley Outfitters, East Jordan (17 miles)

Color Tours

In late September and October, no other place in the country compares to Northern Michigan for fall colors.
Antrim County has several drives that show our part of the state at its unrivaled best.

Local Artists and Galleries

Mary Kenney, American Coasts Gallery (Bellaire B&B), 212 Park
Parkside Arts Council Gallery, 202 N. Bridge, Bellaire MI 


Adam’s Madams, 2385 N M-88 (Main Street) , Central Lake
Bellaire Pharmacy, 120 N. Bridge St, Bellaire 231-533-8014
Bellaire Smokehouse 508 N. Bridge St. Bellaire 231.533.5069
Cottage Floral, 401 E. Cayuga St., Bellaire, 533-5664
Between Friends Boutique 105 N. Bridge St. Bellaire 231.564.2987
Mr. & Mrs. B’s Emporium – 109 N. Bridge St. Bellaire
Uniquely North, 221 N. Bridge St., Bellaire, MI 231-533-4630

Many of the local art galleries, specialty and antique stores maintain seasonal hours.
We’ll be more than happy to offer you a current list of places that might interest you.
The Bellaire Movie Theatre is only 4 blocks away


We’ll be happy to provide you with the current menu
or a detailed description of any of the local dining establishments.

Local Dining Establishments
Area Code (231)
Blue Pelican, 2535 N. M-88 Hwy., Central Lake, 544-2583
Chef Charles Pizzeria, 147 River St., Elk Rapids 264-8901
Dairy Twist, 201 N. Bridge St., Bellaire 533-8538 – Seasonal
Sarducci’s Creekside 5820 Shanty Creek Rd. Bellaire 231.533.7080
Helen’s Restaurant (seasonal) 3388 W. Eddy School Road, Bellaire 533-9139
The Pelican’s Nest, 5085 Shanty Creek Rd, Bellaire 231-533-9000
Pearl’s New Orleans Kitchen, 617 Ames St., Elk Rapids, 264-0530
Red Mesa Grill
Cafe Sante
Short’s Brewing Company, 121 North Bridge Street, Bellaire, 533-6622
Toonies Fish & Steakhouse, 216 N. Bridge St., Bellaire 533-8513
The Lakeview Restaurant, Shanty Creek, Bellaire 1-800-678-4111
Rowe Inn Restaurant, 6303 East Jordan Rd., Ellsworth 588-7351
Siren Hall, 151 River St., Elk Rapids, 264-6062
Terrain Restaurant
Corner Bistro

We have several precautions to keep our team and guests safe!

•••NEW! We have installed REME HALO® Whole Home In-Duct Air Purifiers in both houses to provide a cleaner environment for our guests and staff•••

Our beautiful comforters on the beds will be replaced with luxury linens that are commercially cleaned. We'll be using the "triple sheeting" method that high end hotels use. You'll notice all shams and throw pillows will be removed.
•As always, we'll disinfect top to bottom and high touch areas often. We'll have wipes and sanitizer out for your use as well.
•We will be adopting self-check-in process. Instructions will be in confirmation emails.
•For more than 8 guests, We'll be offering two breakfast times. 8:30am and 9:30 am. Instructions will be in your check-in packet. While we can socially distance in the dining area, we encourage you to enjoy breakfast at one of the many outside dining areas. You may also take it back to your room. Or a cozy sitting area nook in the house.
•Please keep distance between yourself and other guests. If you're inside and unable to maintain proper distance, please wear a mask. We have tons and tons and acres of space here. Plenty of room for everyone to spread out.
•We'll be using eco-friendly biodegradable bamboo disposable plates and utensils for breakfast.
•We will not be offering room refreshes during your stay. If you need anything, towels, empty trash, we'll be happy to assist.
•While we won't turn those away that need to pay with Gift Certificates, Please consider saving them for another time.
•As always, if you're not feeling well. Have a cough, fever, shortness of breath. Or if you have had any risk of exposure, please stay home.

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