Parkshore Resort

1401 US 31 North, Traverse City, MI 49686 US
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2.0 Star Property Near Traverse City State Park
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3.5/5

Based on 342 guest reviews

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  • Free wired Internet
  • Free WiFi
  • Indoor pool
  • Free breakfast
  • Bar/lounge
  • Smoke-free property
  • Free self parking
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10/28/2020 - 10/29/2020
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Summary of Verified Reviews

78
Good

Summary of 1,444 verified reviews

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Rated 78/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Good lake hotel. Great pool. Great location. Beautiful beach."

Location

97/100
200 reviews

"Well-located, although unfortunately the parking isn't easy." Central location close to the beach.

Pool

92/100
46 reviews

"Clean pool area."

Bar

83/100
80 reviews

"Bar is awesome. Standard alcoholic drinks. Good bar service."

Beach

79/100
138 reviews

"Awesome beach and beach sports. Beach needs a clean."

Service

78/100
313 reviews

"Friendly, excellent service in bar and restaurant." Average professionalism from poor housekeeping staff and mediocre reception. Room service could have been improved.

Food

75/100
180 reviews

"Food is great, especially the desserts." Bad overall dining experience with a bad menu.

Room

69/100
465 reviews

"So-so beds and rooms, but balconies are nice with great views." Some guests complained about bathroom cleanliness; kitchenettes, furniture and TV's are not great. Poorly-maintained, old, reasonably-sized rooms, and inadequate A/C. Shower can be a problem.

Breakfast

46/100
84 reviews

"Breakfast affordable but not highly reviewed."

Vibe

42/100
135 reviews

"Vibe is not too good. Hotel could use some updating." Entrance area is ok. Nice lake hotel. Awesome for families.

Rated 73/100 based on reviews from families.

"Good beach sports. Great pool."

Location

97/100
69 reviews

"Great location. Central location close to the beach."

Pool

95/100
15 reviews

"Great pool."

Beach

84/100
51 reviews

"Beautiful beach. Beach needs a clean."

Food

74/100
37 reviews

"Delicious food."

Service

72/100
86 reviews

"Friendly service, and reception was okay."

Room

66/100
134 reviews

"Balconies are great with lovely views and room size is OK." Beds are OK, but rooms are old, poorly cleaned, and inadequately maintained. Rooms are poorly-furnished and cleaned, with insufficient A/C.

Breakfast

43/100
28 reviews

"Breakfast can be improved."

Amenities

40/100
47 reviews

"Outdated facilities with a decent entrance area."

Vibe

36/100
37 reviews

"Atmosphere not particularly friendly, giving poor vibes." Hotel could use some updating. Entrance area is ok.

Rated 78/100 based on reviews from couples.

"Good bar service. Bar is awesome."

Location

98/100
34 reviews

"Great location. Central location close to the beach."

Pool

90/100
5 reviews

"Great pool."

Bar

87/100
15 reviews

"Bar is awesome."

Service

79/100
50 reviews

"Friendly service, and reception was okay."

Food

76/100
27 reviews

"Delicious food."

Beach

73/100
25 reviews

"Beautiful beach."

Room

68/100
80 reviews

"Rooms are OK size, but old and neglected with poor furniture." Great views but poorly cleaned rooms with subpar bathrooms.

Value

66/100
12 reviews

"Fairly good value for money."

Breakfast

49/100
15 reviews

"Breakfast can be improved."

Vibe

39/100
25 reviews

"Vibe is not too good. Hotel could use some updating." Entrance area is ok.

Rated 77/100 based on reviews from solo travelers.

"Great location. Beautiful beach."

Location

96/100
7 reviews

"Great location."

Food

74/100
6 reviews

"Delicious food."

Room

67/100
6 reviews

"Room is all right."

Rated 75/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Good lake hotel. Great pool. Great location. Beautiful beach."

Location

97/100
200 reviews

"Well-located, although unfortunately the parking isn't easy." Central location close to the beach.

Pool

92/100
45 reviews

"Clean pool area."

Bar

83/100
80 reviews

"Bar is awesome. Standard alcoholic drinks. Good bar service."

Beach

79/100
137 reviews

"Awesome beach and beach sports. Beach needs a clean."

Service

78/100
313 reviews

"Friendly, excellent service in bar and restaurant." Average professionalism from poor housekeeping staff and mediocre reception. Room service could have been improved.

Food

75/100
180 reviews

"Food is great, especially the desserts." Bad overall dining experience with a bad menu.

Room

69/100
464 reviews

"So-so beds and rooms, but balconies are nice with great views." Some guests complained about bathroom cleanliness; kitchenettes, furniture and TV's are not great. Poorly-maintained, old, reasonably-sized rooms, and inadequate A/C. Shower can be a problem.

Breakfast

46/100
84 reviews

"Breakfast affordable but not highly reviewed."

Vibe

42/100
135 reviews

"Vibe is not too good. Hotel could use some updating." Entrance area is ok.

Rated 72/100 based on reviews from families.

"Good beach sports."

Location

97/100
69 reviews

"Great location. Central location close to the beach."

Pool

94/100
14 reviews

"Great pool."

Beach

84/100
50 reviews

"Beautiful beach. Beach needs a clean."

Food

74/100
37 reviews

"Delicious food."

Service

72/100
86 reviews

"Friendly service, and reception was okay."

Room

66/100
133 reviews

"Balconies are great with lovely views and room size is OK." Beds are OK, but rooms are old, poorly cleaned, and inadequately maintained. Rooms are poorly-furnished and cleaned, with insufficient A/C.

Breakfast

43/100
28 reviews

"Breakfast can be improved."

Amenities

40/100
46 reviews

"Outdated facilities with a decent entrance area."

Vibe

36/100
37 reviews

"Atmosphere not particularly friendly, giving poor vibes." Hotel could use some updating. Entrance area is ok.

Rated 74/100 based on reviews from couples.

"Good bar service. Bar is awesome."

Location

98/100
34 reviews

"Great location. Central location close to the beach."

Pool

90/100
5 reviews

"Great pool."

Bar

87/100
15 reviews

"Bar is awesome."

Service

79/100
50 reviews

"Friendly service, and reception was okay."

Food

76/100
27 reviews

"Delicious food."

Beach

73/100
25 reviews

"Beautiful beach."

Room

68/100
80 reviews

"Rooms are OK size, but old and neglected with poor furniture." Great views but poorly cleaned rooms with subpar bathrooms.

Value

66/100
12 reviews

"Fairly good value for money."

Breakfast

49/100
15 reviews

"Breakfast can be improved."

Vibe

39/100
25 reviews

"Vibe is not too good. Hotel could use some updating." Entrance area is ok.

Rated 77/100 based on reviews from solo travelers.

"Great location. Beautiful beach."

Location

96/100
7 reviews

"Great location."

Food

74/100
6 reviews

"Delicious food."

Room

67/100
6 reviews

"Room is all right."

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Property Description

With a stay at ParkShore Resort in Traverse City, you'll be on the beach, steps from Grand Traverse Bay and a 5-minute drive from Front Street. This beach hotel is 7 mi (11.3 km) from Turtle Creek Casino and 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Traverse City State Park.

Enjoy American cuisine at Park Shore Lounge, a restaurant which features a bar/lounge, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). A complimentary continental breakfast is served daily from 6:00 AM to 9:00 AM.

Make yourself at home in one of the 80 air-conditioned rooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wired and wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming provides entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as laptop-compatible safes and desks.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Grand Traverse Bay - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Traverse City State Park - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Lake Michigan - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Mt. Holiday Ski Area - 2.8 km / 1.7 mi
Front Street - 3.6 km / 2.2 mi
The Dennos Museum Center - 3.8 km / 2.4 mi
Bryant Park - 4.6 km / 2.8 mi
Traverse Area District Library - 5.2 km / 3.2 mi
Clinch Park Beach - 5.6 km / 3.5 mi
Old Town Playhouse - 6.1 km / 3.8 mi
Centre Ice Arena - 6.2 km / 3.8 mi
Traverse City Visitor Center - 6.5 km / 4.1 mi
City Opera House - 6.6 km / 4.1 mi
Clinch Park - 6.8 km / 4.2 mi

The preferred airport for ParkShore Resort is Cherry Capital Airport (TVC) - 4.4 km / 2.8 mi

Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a business center, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Free self parking is available onsite.

Be sure to enjoy recreational amenities including an indoor pool and a spa tub. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access and barbecue grills.

Green Sustainability

Towel and sheet program, recycling, linen donation, energy efficient bulbs

Amenities / Features

  • Check In: 4:00 PM
  • Check Out: 11:00 AM
  • Minimum age of oldest guest: 21
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Free wired Internet
  • Spa tub
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Braille or raised signage
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Roll-in shower
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Beach towels
  • One meeting room
  • Indoor pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Total number of rooms - 80
  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Free breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Handrails in stairways
  • Business center
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Barbecue grill(s)
  • Bar/lounge
  • Smoke-free property
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Laundry facilities
  • Elevator
  • Free self parking
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Terrace
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel

Airport & Shuttle Information

2.5 Miles from Cherry Capital Airport

Local Shuttle Info: cab service

Breakfast Information

Continental Breakfast Monday thru Friday 8:00am - 10:30, Saturday all you can eat buffet $5.95 8:00 - 10:30am, Sundays 8:00am - 12:00 noon all you can eat buffet $5.95

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Service animals are allowed

Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions

Pets not allowed

no pets

Misc Fees / Policies

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Crib (infant bed) fee: USD 10.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.
  • Construction is underway at a neighboring building and there may be noise disturbance from the construction work.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.
  • Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.
  • Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast.
  • The property affirms that it adheres to the SafeStay (AHLA - USA) sanitization guidelines.

Cleaning Policies

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Social distancing measures are in place

Contactless check-in is available

Individually-wrapped food options are available

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast

Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Contactless check-out is available

Property follows sanitization practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Essential Workers Only - NO

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Seasonality of Hotel Rates at Parkshore Resort

Rate fluctuations of Parkshore Resort

The graph above is seasonality of room rates for both group prices and the lowest online individual rates we could find at the time the group/meeting bid was submitted. The lowest group/meeting discount shown is 38.9% in March 2019 and the highest average individual rate is $301 in the month of July 2021. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Parkshore Resort in a month when rates are lower.