Hotel Walloon is pleased to announce its recent news of achieving AAA Four Diamond Rating. AAA Four Diamond Rating recognizes Hotel Walloon as a premier lodging destination and a select accommodation for travelers throughout Michigan, North America and Worldwide. Hotel Walloon is one of only two hotels in Northern Michigan to receive this coveted award. Achieving a AAA Four Diamond Rating means that AAA values the property of Hotel Walloon as a “refined stylish hotel with upscale physical attributes, extensive amenities and a high degree of hospitality, service and attention to detail.”
Hotel Walloon, where guests can enjoy the charm and hospitality of the early twentieth century along with the comforts of every modern amenity. Settled against the breathtaking backdrop of Walloon Lake, this independently owned and operated boutique hotel features 32 unique, elegant and comfortable guest rooms. Centrally located between Petoskey, Boyne City, Harbor Springs, Charlevoix, Traverse City and Mackinaw, Hotel Walloon is the perfect “home away from home” to enjoy all the adventure Northern Michigan has to offer. We look forward to exceeding guest expectations and adhering to the highest standards of quality, hospitality and character in Northern Michigan.
Hotel Walloon is located on the shores of picturesque Walloon Lake. The steep drop offs carved out by glaciers and cool spring fed waters provide an outstanding location for various outdoor recreational activities year round. As one of Michigan’s cleanest lakes, Walloon Lake is the perfect setting for swimming, water sports and fishing.
Hotel Walloon is also located in the heart of the Walloon Lake Village. The Village hosts a variety of exciting options for dining, shopping, rentals and more. Hotel Walloon offers a concierge service that can provide information on all there is to do in the Walloon Lake Village and the surrounding area.
Ernest Hemingway spent his boyhood summers on Walloon Lake, his father built their cottage in the early 1900’s. Those days led him to write:
“It’s the great northern air. Absolutely the best trout fishing in the country. No exaggeration. Fine country. Good color, good northern atmosphere, absolute freedom”.
– Ernest Hemingway
We couldn’t agree more with that statement! Walloon Lake as a whole encompasses the essence of Northern Michigan.