Travelocity users will find 5 hotels within a 20-30 minute drive of Elk Rapids, although you won't find any in Elk Rapids itself.
The closest Travelocity-listed accommodation is the Great Wolf Lodge Traverse City, Michigan, which is 17 miles (28 kilometers) from the middle of Elk Rapids. That said, why not think about the Shanty Creek Resorts - Cedar River Village, located in Michigan, which is 12 miles (19 kilometers) from the downtown area.
11 miles (17 kilometers) from the main part of Elk Rapids, you can find the Shanty Creek Resorts - Summit Village. Alternatively, the Best Western Four Seasons can be found 14 miles (22 kilometers) away. The Grand Traverse Resort And Spa along with the Shanty Creek Resorts - Schuss Village are some alternative places to stay in Elk Rapids.
If you have some spare time, you should travel to other parts of the Northern Lower Peninsula region. Northern Lower Peninsula boasts lakes and rolling hills, and popular visitor attractions are lighthouses. Adventurous travelers might also get into snowboarding and skiing here.
Situated 10 miles (17 kilometers) southwest of Elk Rapids you will find Frankfort, where you can spend a little time at the Grand Traverse Resort Golf Course. Acme features a range of good Travelocity-registered hotels and apartments. Alternatively, you can check out Frankfort, which can be found 45 miles (70 kilometers) southwest of Elk Rapids. There, take the time to visit the Point Betsie Lighthouse. Travelocity-registered lodgings in Frankfort include the Agape Bayside Cottage and Agape Leelanau Cottage.
Why not spend a few hours enjoying the spectacle with Traverse City's lovers of sports at a local match. You'll find Otsego County Sportsplex 35 miles (57 kilometers) to the east of Elk Rapids. Any sports fans that wish to find hotels near to the sporting action should check out the Holiday Inn Express Gaylord or the Hampton Inn Gaylord.