Grand Traverse Resort and Spa is your launchpad to exploring the incredible Northern Michigan region. As a destination within a destination, our 900-acre Michigan resort getaway caters to guests who are looking to remain on-property or travel nearby to explore the greater Traverse City area. Play one of our three championship golf courses including The Bear a Jack Nicklaus signature course and The Wolverine, a Gary Player signature design. Unwind at our Spa or private Beach Club on East Grand Traverse Bay. For an unforgettable dining experience, venture up to the 16th floor of our glass Tower to Aerie Restaurant & Lounge for panoramic views of the surrounding region, including spectacular sunsets over Grand Traverse Bay. Or, dine at the Sweetwater American Bistro nestled just off the Grand Lobby. Start off the day with Sweetwater’s breakfast smorgasbord, or select from the menu. Lunch choices span a spectrum of savory soups, fresh salads, and sandwiches. Main dishes for dinner range from pan-roasted chicken and grilled salmon to ribs and bacon-wrapped meatloaf. Accommodations range from rooms in the signature Tower and adjacent Hotel to condominiums along the golf courses or steps away from East Grand Traverse Bay. Grand Traverse Resort and Spa is located just ten miles from downtown Traverse City.