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Alanson hotels and places to stay

Apple Tree Inn
2 out of 5
915 Spring Street, Petoskey, MI
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £80 per night
11.07 mi from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (329 reviews)

"Everything was great, I don’t know what else to add. We were very satisfied with our service."…"

Reviewed on 24 May 2020

Apple Tree Inn
Days Inn by Wyndham Petoskey
2.5 out of 5
909 Spring Street, Petoskey, MI
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £62 per night
11.02 mi from city centre
3.9/5Good! (503 reviews)

"Only downfall was the hottub just had service done to it and was not up to temp but no big deal other then that very pleased.. Will be back when in area.."…"

Reviewed on 16 Mar 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Petoskey
Best Western Plus Dockside Waterfront Inn
2.5 out of 5
505 S Huron Ave, Mackinaw City, MI
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £69 per night
23.08 mi from city centre
4/5Very Good! (618 reviews)

"Love the lakeside view Our patio wasn't clean. Had charcoal all over it."…"

Reviewed on 24 May 2020

Best Western Plus Dockside Waterfront Inn
Hampton Inn & Suites Petoskey
2.5 out of 5
920 Spring St, Petoskey, MI
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £62 per night
11.08 mi from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (498 reviews)

"Clean, friendly, the smell Of the coffee in the morning was a perfect wake up!"…"

Reviewed on 3 Mar 2020

Hampton Inn & Suites Petoskey
Stafford's Crooked River Lodge & Suites
2.5 out of 5
6845 US 31 N, Alanson, MI
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £81 per night
0.81 mi from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (282 reviews)

"This property has something for everyone ! Gorgeous log cabin lodge with nice swimming, hot tub, kiddie house, playroom, hot/cold delicious breakfast, helpful, friendly staff, great/clean rooms, comfortable fireplaces inside and out, proximity to Petoskey, Charlevioux, Mackinaw City, the fabulous ..."…"

Reviewed on 9 Feb 2020

Stafford's Crooked River Lodge & Suites
Fairview Beachfront Inn & Waterpark
2 out of 5
907 S. Huron, Mackinaw City, MI
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £68 per night
22.62 mi from city centre
2.9/5 (554 reviews)

"Nice staff and a tasty good breakfast. Lots of parking space."…"

Reviewed on 13 Oct 2019

Fairview Beachfront Inn & Waterpark
Clearwater Lakeshore Motel
3.5 out of 5
11380 U.S. 23, Mackinaw City, MI
The price is £130 per night
22.27 mi from city centre
4.6/5Wonderful! (867 reviews)

"Nice little buildings on the lakeshore. We loved the view from the balcony. You can see the lake and Mackinac bridge and it is beautiful. At night you can ask them to set fire on the beach. They will bring you some marshmallows. The only thing I feel a little uncomfortable is that the air conditioner ..."…"

Reviewed on 21 Oct 2019

Clearwater Lakeshore Motel
@ Michigan Inn & Lodge
2 out of 5
1420 S. US-131 (Spring St.), Petoskey, MI
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £65 per night
11.32 mi from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (1,722 reviews)

"The room was extremely clean and well appointed. I had a view of the lake, although snow covered now. I could not believe the FREE food, all meals! The Chili and other soups were fantastic, and all the food was on par, if not better than any of the more expensive hotels. We have 148 people in our ..."…"

Reviewed on 10 Mar 2020

@ Michigan Inn & Lodge
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Petoskey
2.5 out of 5
1751 S Us Highway 131, Petoskey, MI
Free cancellation
The price is £89 per night
11.47 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (376 reviews)

"Rey clean and nice. Great beds and pillows. We ordered breakfast the night before and went down to pick up as the quarantine is in lace. No pool because of quarantine. We had a Valley view which was beautiful."…"

Reviewed on 17 May 2020

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Petoskey
Holiday Inn Express Mackinaw City
3 out of 5
364 N Louvingney St, Nwq I-75 & Sinclair Road, Mackinaw City, MI
The price is £74 per night
23.56 mi from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (910 reviews)

"I was looking for a pet-friendly hotel near Mackinaw City and found this one. The hotel is located just 2 blocks from the bridge, so it was nice to be able to walk my dog to and from the park near the bridge. Almost all restaurants and shops were closed due to COVID, but many restaurants were doing ..."…"

Reviewed on 26 May 2020

Holiday Inn Express Mackinaw City
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Visiting Alanson

Visitors to Alanson are sure to enjoy the riverfront and restaurants. Tourists can also enjoy so much more including its local tours. A top sight in the area is Nub's Nob Ski Area.

  • You'll find 476 Expedia hotels and other accommodation options in the larger area of Petoskey
  • The closest major airport is in Pellston, MI (PLN-Pellston Regional), 8.8 mi (14.2 km) from the city centre
  • The next closest is in Mackinac Island, MI (MCD), 29.7 mi (47.9 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Alanson

The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the rivers and these places to visit: Burt Lake, Crooked Lake and Oden State Fish Hatchery Visitor Center. Boating is just one of the top activities, while Crooked Vine Vineyard and Winery and Seasons of the North Winery are sights to visit. Additionally, you might want to add Pickerel Lake to your agenda.

As you plan your holiday retreat, you'll find 13 hotels and other accommodation options to pick from in Alanson. Below is a top accommodation option based on our user reviews:

  • Stafford's Crooked River Lodge & Suites - This 2.5-star hotel features free breakfast, an indoor pool and free WiFi. It's a favourite with Expedia travellers for its family-friendly amenities and comfortable, quiet rooms.

One of the top places to see outside the city is Nub's Nob Ski Area, located 6.8 mi (10.9 km) from the heart of the city.

Dressing for Alanson

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 6°C, whilst night-time temperatures stay around -11°C
  • From April to June, the average is 23°C during the day and -3°C at night
  • July to September sees average temperatures of 24°C during the day and 8°C at night
  • Between October and December, you can expect 16°C as the daytime average and -8°C as the night-time average
  • About 811.90 millimetres of rain falls on Alanson each year
  • July and August are usually the hottest months averaging 23°C, while February and January are usually the coldest with an average temperature of -10°C

Frequently asked questions

If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Alanson, will I receive a refund?
Yes, you’ll find most hotel bookings are refundable if you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of your scheduled arrival. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, you may still be able to cancel and receive a refund within 24 hours of booking. Enter dates and click on “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to get the best deals available in Alanson.
What's the best hotel for a couple going to Alanson?
Stafford’s Crooked River Lodge & Suites is a favourite hotel for couples, and features an indoor pool and a hot tub.
What's the best accommodation option for a winter holiday in Alanson?
Based on our travel data, Stafford’s Crooked River Lodge & Suites is a top hotel for skiing, and features free breakfast and free WiFi. Enjoy the skiing and snowboarding by visiting Nub’s Nob Ski Area or Boyne Highlands Resort.
What is the best spa hotel in Alanson?
Stafford’s Crooked River Lodge & Suites is a highly recommended spa hotel with an indoor pool. Why not spend some time relaxing in the hot tub?
What's it like to stay in Alanson?
Visitors to Alanson will definitely enjoy the riverfront and restaurants. Tourists can also enjoy so much more including its local tours. Top sights around the area include Nub’s Nob Ski Area and Boyne Highlands Resort. In Alanson, there are 15 hotels and other accommodation options to choose from.
What should I do while I'm visiting Alanson?
The natural setting is picturesque, in particular the riverfront, with places to see including Burt Lake and Oden State Fish Hatchery Visitor Center. Boating is a great activity, and Seasons of the North Winery is one place to visit. You’ll also find Nub’s Nob Ski Area and Boyne Highlands Resort in the area.
What's the seasonal weather like in Alanson?
The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 18°C, while the coldest months are February and January, with an average of -4°C. Average annual rainfall for Alanson is 812 mm.

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