Summer is coming to Coastal Suites!
As we near the one year anniversary of our opening, we are so excited to look ahead to everyone's favorite time of year in northern Michigan, the sunny, lazy days of summer! We can't wait to welcome the families, couples, wedding parties and travelers of all kinds this year! Read on for some great local events to look forward to, and nearby attractions!
Frankfort-Elberta Restaurant Week
With over 20 establishments participating, the Frankfort Elberta Restaurant Week is a fantastic event that will highlight the dynamic and growing culinary offerings along scenic highway M-22 and historic Betsie Bay. This is an annual tradition along the shores of Lake Michigan! From fresh baked breakfasts treats to full service dining and everything in between, the event will feature a two price ranges - $15 and $25 - with great deals on breakfast, lunch and dinner. Come stay with us a Coastal Suites, (that week is filling up fast!) and make your visit a culinary journey as you discover the dining scene in beautiful Frankfort and Elberta during Restaurant Week.
Discover Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore
Voted "Most beautiful place in America" by Good Morning America in 2011, this stunning 35-mile-long stretch of Lake Michigan's eastern coastline, (as well as North and South Manitou islands) is a favorite among visitors year after year. Whether you want to climb the dunes, or just take in the stunning views, Sleeping Bear is a must-visit, and an easy 30 minute drive from Coastal Suites.
Beautiful Point Betsie Lighthouse
Explore a place where Great Lakes maritime history is brought to life. Point Betsie Lighthouse is located on the beautiful Lake Michigan shoreline south of the Sleeping Bear Dunes and north of Frankfort, Michigan. The original 1858 lighthouse, keeper’s residence, fog signal building, and Boathouse Museum are open to the public, and the views of the shoreline are just breath-taking!