December 13, 2016

Introducing The Murder Mystery Company at Grand Hotel

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NEW for 2017 The Murder Mystery Company based in Michigan is partnering with Grand Hotel to bring a new and intriguing Murder Mystery Weekend -  October 20-22, 2017. Scott Cramton, CEO of The Murder Mystery Company, is looking forward to this thrilling weekend, which he calls his “passion project.” We sat down with him to learn more about his company and to get insight into what....[ Read more ]
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 November 10, 2016

#GrandPhotoContest2016

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It is time for the annual Grand Hotel Photo Contest! Submit your favorite photo from 2016 for a chance to win a stay on our 130th Birthday, July 10, 2017. It's EASY! Submit your favorite photo from your stay this season via Facebook, Twitter (@GrandHotelMI), or Instagram (@grandhotelmichigan) and use the hashtag #GrandPhotoContest2016 and #AmericasSummerPlace for a chance to win. You can submit on y....[ Read more ]
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 November 1, 2016

2016 Closing of Grand Hotel

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As the Grand Lady prepares to rest for another winter, 2016 proved to be another remarkable season. This past weekend guests traveled from 35 states, the District of Columbia, Canada, Sweden, England and Panama for the 26th Anniversary of Somewhere In Time weekend. Around 145,000 guests visited Grand Hotel this season traveling from states across the country as far as California, Texas, Arizona, Florid....[ Read more ]
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 October 21, 2016

Fall is here but it is Tulip time! Learn how to make yours Grand!

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Fall is in the air which means it's Tulip time! It might not spring but tulip time is here! Every fall the Grand Hotel ground's crew removes all the annual flowers and gets the spring tulips and daffodils ready for spring. They just finished planting 15,000 tulip bulbs and 5,000 daffodil bulbs. How do they look so good once spring has sprung? Find out in this video featuring Drew Butterfie....[ Read more ]
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 October 6, 2016

Sushi Grand wins Honor Award for Interior Architecture

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Most recently the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Huron Valley Chapter designated Sushi Grand with a 2017 Honor Award of Interior Architecture. This award was given to HopkinBurns Design Studio, Grand Hotel's long time architecture firm who specializes in preserving historic structures and designed Sushi Grand. The goal was to create a special, unique environment while maximizing seating....[ Read more ]
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