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4.4 out of 5

"Everything was fine as expected. Staff friendly and edgy. " More

By a verified traveler on Fri 29 Nov 2019

Hotel Description

Beachfront hotel near Grand Traverse Bay

On the beach

You'll be steps from Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf and a 5-minute walk from Grand Traverse Bay. Lake Michigan and Traverse City State Park are also within half a mile (1 km).

Renovated in 2017

This hotel features an indoor pool and a fitness center. Spend a day at the beach parasailing, or relax with sun loungers and beach umbrellas. Enjoy the spa tub and free perks like continental breakfast and free self parking.

Free WiFi, refrigerators

Featuring conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves, the 99 guestrooms also offer free WiFi and TVs with cable channels. DVD players, coffee/tea makers, and free local calls are also available.

Room, 1 King Bed (Non-beach view)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$84* Per night/room May 26 - May 27

Standard Room, Multiple Beds, Beach View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Room, Multiple Beds (2 king beds, 2 bathrooms, no view)

Bed Count 2 King Beds Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Standard Room, Beach View (1 King and 1 Queen Bed - Upper Floor)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard Room, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, Beach View (Upper Floor)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Accessible Room, 1 King- No View- 1st Floor

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Sugar Beach Resort Hotel ratings based on 42 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.4 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Sugar Beach Resort Hotel

Everyone (22) Couples (2) Family (7)
5 out of 5
Everything was fine as expected. Staff friendly and edgy.

Posted by on Nov 29, 2019

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Dec 1, 2019 by Sugar Beach Resort Hotel

Thanks for staying with us! We appreciate your feedback.

4 out of 5
Great location , right on the lake nice deck . And the middle of town breakfast was just so so could spruce that up a little

Posted by , from Cloquet on Nov 11, 2019

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Nov 11, 2019 by Sugar Beach Resort Hotel

Thank you for the review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay here. Thank you for your feedback on the breakfast, as we are always looking to improve guests experience. We do hope that you choose to stay with us again!

5 out of 5
Great stay, very friendly staff, nice clean rooms and a great breakfast. I highly recommend this hotel.

Posted by on Oct 19, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Nov 2, 2019 by Sugar Beach Resort

We are glad that you highly recommend our hotel! Thanks for staying with us. We appreciate your feedback!

5 out of 5
We stay at this resort every fall love the beach view balconies breakfast is really good and everyone was very friendly our favorite spot in Traverse city

Posted by on Oct 17, 2019

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Nov 2, 2019 by Sugar Beach Resort

We are glad that you choose to stay with us every fall and that you enjoy our amenities offered here. Thanks for staying with us. We appreciate your feedback!

4 out of 5
Stated on door that it would be locked 24/7 and we had to use our room key to enter building, however it was never locked so we were able to enter at all hours of the day.

Posted by on Oct 8, 2019

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Oct 9, 2019 by Harrison B.

Thank you for the response. we do lock all exterior doors after 11pm. Thank you for choosing us.

5 out of 5
Liked sitting on the chairs on the beach enjoying the view.

Posted by on Sep 17, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Sep 21, 2019 by Harrison B.

Thank you for the response. I am thrilled you enjoyed the beach!

4 out of 5

Posted by on Sep 1, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Sep 6, 2019 by Carrie S.

Thank you!

5 out of 5

Posted by on Aug 7, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Aug 7, 2019 by The Sugar Beach Staff

Thank you for your feedback! We are glad you enjoyed your vacation with us and we hope to see you soon.

5 out of 5
Nice coastal decor and soothing color scheme. Nice view of water & sandy beach, very peaceful and relaxing. Tranquil.

Posted by on Jul 29, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Jul 31, 2019 by Harrison B.

Thank you for the feedback. I am glad you enjoyed the resort and location!

5 out of 5

Posted by on Jun 5, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Jun 8, 2019 by Harrison B.

Thank you for the feedback and for choosing us!

About the Sugar Beach Resort Hotel

Location 1773 US 31 N, Traverse City, MI 49686

Property Features

Lie back and work on your tan with relaxing beach amenities like umbrellas and sun loungers. After a day at the beach, enjoy amenities at Sugar Beach Resort Hotel like an indoor pool, a spa tub, and a fitness center. Free breakfast is available daily. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. Self parking is free. A complete renovation of Sugar Beach Resort Hotel was completed in April 2017. This Traverse City hotel is smoke free.

  • 99 guestrooms or units
  • 3 levels
  • Continental breakfast (free)
  • Beach lounge chairs
  • Towels for the beach
  • Umbrellas for the beach
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Business center (24 hours)
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Game room or arcade
  • Gift shop
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Television in lobby
  • ATM
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Indoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Arcade/game room
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • DVD player

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Traverse City, MI (TVC-Cherry Capital) (4.9 km / 3.1 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Free casino shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Sugar Beach Resort Hotel offers 99 accommodations with DVD players and safes. Televisions come with premium cable channels. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators, microwaves, and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. This Traverse City hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • DVD player
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Wheelchair accessible

Food & Drink

Guests are served free continental breakfast daily from 7 AM to 10 AM.

Nearby Activities

An indoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site
  • Casino nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Parasailing on site

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 4 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 1 AM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 21

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 4 children 21 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 15.00 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for USD 10.00 per day.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

  • Only service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Number of children who can stay free - 4

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Breakage deposit: USD 100.00 per stay

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Crib (infant bed) fee: USD 10.00 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 15.00 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Beach Sugar
  • Sugar Beach
  • Sugar Beach Resort Hotel
  • Sugar Beach Resort Hotel Traverse City
  • Sugar Beach Traverse City
  • Sugar Beach Hotel Traverse City
  • Sugar Beach Resort Hotel Hotel
  • Sugar Beach Resort Hotel Traverse City
  • Sugar Beach Resort Hotel Hotel Traverse City

You should know

  • Up to 4 children 21 years old and younger stay free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.