5 Reasons to Stay at The Highlands This Summer

Everyone could use an extra fun day- and this is your time! Adventures from dawn until dusk, cozy bonfires, and family activities to round it all out? Your best summer moment is waiting to be discovered.

Located between Petoskey and Harbor Springs and near the stunning Lake Michigan shoreline provides the perfect setting for an unforgettable summer getaway to northern Michigan.

Why Stay with Us?

The Highlands Central Reservations Benefits
  • Complimentary housekeeping services for the Main Lodge and Heather Highlands Inn
  • Access to pools, hot tubs, and fitness areas
  • No hidden fees
  • Shuttle service
  • Earn BoyneReward points on lodging
  • $20 off adult tickets to The Young Americans Dinner Theatre during the months of July and August. 
  • Booking flexibility with Deposit Assurance which allows for last minute and deposit holds
  • 24-Hour Hospitality staff including front desk and emergency lodging services

Ziplining at The Highlands

1. Adventure Awaits

On-resort guests are just a short walk from all the action, so you can easily take advantage of all the exciting events and activities throughout the property.

Explore acres upon acres of woodland forest with a horseback trail ride or an off-road segway tour; soar through the sky with a zipline adventure; discover a bird's eye view of Lake Michigan and The Highlands with a scenic chairlift ride; and experience the thrilling excitement of mountain biking!

Golfing at The Highlands

2. The Best Golfing in Nothern Michigan

Learn why northern Michigan golf has earned a reputation of excellence amongst golfers. At The Highlands, we take great satisfaction in seeing familiar faces as players return, year after year, to enjoy our challenging, award-winning courses. Each course is designed to challenge — and to showcase the breathtaking beauty of our northern Michigan setting.

New Lodging in the Main Lodge at The Highlands

3. Newly Updated Rooms in the Main Lodge

Experience the comfort of our newly remodeled Main Lodge rooms. Enjoy a lazy start to your day with coffee in bed, snuggled into a fuzzy robe, or lounge on a chair catching your favorite show.

Winding down for the day? Grab a cocktail or a mug of warm tea, sink into luxurious linens, and relax. The perfect night of sleep is waiting.

Live Music on Slopeside Patio at The Highlands

4. Refuel with a view

There is nothing quite like having dinner at Country Club of Boyne watching the sunset or enjoying the summer breeze on the patio at Slopeside while listening to a local musician.

Or plan an evening of entertainment with The Young Americans Dinner Theatre! The Young Americans ensemble is made up of young performers from across the U.S. who perform on stage, singing and dancing to a live band, while guests enjoy a dinner designed by our chef alongside a Broadway-style performance.

The Highlands Main Lodge Exterior View in Summer

5. Your Home Away From Home

The Highlands is located in the heart of northern Michigan and is your home away from home! You are never far from quaint downtown shopping, unforgettable sunsets on Lake Michigan, scenic hikes, and all the activities that make northern Michigan so vibrant. With resort amenities, adventure-filled activities, exciting events, and a stunning location, you have everything you need for the perfect getaway.