Recent Blogs
January 25, 2016

A Grand Hotel Night Out! Painting with a Twist

Grand Hotel employees, clients, and friends had a creative night out painting last week at the Ann Arbor Painting With A Twist location. We had the pleasure of creating a Grand image of the hotel in the spring time with painting instructors Erika and Evan. After a few hours of creative painting we all had a beautiful new piece of art to take home and remind us of our favorite place to be! A blank can....Read more
January 13, 2016

Grand Hotel Named 2016 The Knot Best of Weddings and Winner of the WeddingWire Couples’ Choice Awards

  Grand Hotel named 2016 winner in The Knot Best of Weddings and Couples’ Choice Awards®. Mackinac Island, MI — Grand Hotel is pleased to announce that they have been selected as a 2016 winner in The Knot Best of Weddings, an award representing the highest-rated wedding professionals as reviewed by real couples and a 2016 winner in the WeddingWire Couples’ Choice Awards®, reco....Read more
January 8, 2016

Our Grand Hotel Friend Jacquie

If you visit Grand Hotel on a somewhat regular basis you have probably seen our friend Jacquie. She has been visiting Grand Hotel since 2003 and is usually one of the first to check-in on opening day each May and the last to tearfully check-out the last day of the season in October. Between opening day and closing day we see her frequently bringing friends to meet her Grand Hotel family, and sharing ....Read more
December 15, 2015

2016 Grand Hotel Needle Art Seminar – Get Inspired!

Grand Hotel will host its 7th annual Needle Art Seminar May 6 - 11, 2016. We are excited to welcome well-known quilt artists from across the U.S. and Canada. These five textile artists offer varying styles of quilting and techniques for all skill levels ranging from scrappy to applique to modern as well as some needle punch classes! The variety of choices will peak the interest of quilters and those w....Read more
December 7, 2015

A Look Into Grand Hotel Stables by Ben Mosley

  The Grand Hotel Stables is open to the public and located minutes away from Grand Hotel in Surrey Hills just across from Wings of Mackinac Butterfly Conservatory. At 8,700 square feet, this working stable is a great way to see the horses up close, along with 20 antique carriages from both Grand Hotel and Mackinac Island Carriage Tours. The Grand Stables have undergone a little reorganizatio....Read more