Fact Sheet

Address & Telephone:

The Homestead

1 Wood Ridge Road
Glen Arbor, MI 49636

Phone:  231.334.5000
Reservations:  231.334.5100
Fax:  231.334.5113


The Homestead is a four season, 500-acre luxury resort completely surrounded by the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore park in Glen Arbor, Michigan.


Four unique hotels and condominiums and homes are spread throughout the resort, offering lake and river front, or lake, river and forest views from five distinct neighborhoods.

Guest Amenities


Two pools with hot tubs (one at the Beach Club, one in the Village) open to all registered guests; one pool for the exclusive use of guests at Stony Brook Lodge; and one pool for Spa Amira guests.


Stay and play in Northern Michigan. At the resort, Mountain Flowers, a Par-3 9-hole course with stunning views of Lake Michigan’s Manitou Passage, Glen Lake and the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore is open to our registered guests. We are the only resort in the Midwest to offer Dave Pelz Scoring Game Schools. One, two and three-day classes are available. An Arnold Palmer Signature 18-hole course, Manitou Passage Golf Club, is located at a nearby sister property.


Four clay-surface courts and a stadium court are located at the Beach Club on the shores of Lake Michigan. The Pro Shop offers classes, clinics and exhibitions.


Cavanaugh’s is a country store offering gifts, crafts, groceries and beer, wine and liquor, and deli items. Rocky’s and Flip Flops are specialty stores offering seasonal clothing and gifts.


Spa Amira is an intimate spa with water features, a labyrinth and an outdoor pool offering massage, body treatments, and facial, hand and foot care services amidst stunning views of the Sleeping Bear Dunes and Lake Michigan.


Lillyjade is a recently-opened facility that uses earth-friendly products in its hand, foot and hair care services. Nestled in the heart of the Village, it overlooks a series of creeks, waterfalls and ponds.


Nonna’s restaurant offers a classically-inspired contemporary Italian cuisine year-round. Cafe’ Manitou provides stunning seasonal Lake Michigan views along with its casual fine dining. Beppi’s is your weekend casual sports bar in the Village. CQ’s Cabin gives a hearty start to the day with a hot breakfast buffet.


New Leaf Health & Fitness is a state-of-the-art workout facility that offers resort guests Life Fitness elipticals, treadmills and stationary bikes, a strength training area, and circuit training machines. A variety of fitness classes and personal training are also available.

Skiing & Snowboarding 

Family-oriented skiing and snowboarding with a Magic Carpet, Pony Tow, two triple chairs, one double chair, 100% snowmaking and 15 runs with a mix of green, blue and black levels of difficulty. Stunning ski views of Lake Michigan are included.

Resort Facilities

Meeting Space 

Five purpose-built meeting facilities for corporate, private, or family groups from six to 180 are reserved for no more than one meeting at any one time. All are offered on an all-inclusive basis, with lodging and meals.

Wedding Sites

Three purpose-built  weddingceremony sites with adjoining facilities for receptions and celebrations.