Recent Blogs
September 15, 2015

Glen Bulgin Honored For 25 Years of Service at Grand Hotel

Recently featured in Mackinac Island's local newspaper Town Crier, one of Grand Hotel's most recognizable employees Glen Bulgin receives acknowledgement and celebration! Following his 25th year of serving and befriending countless Grand Hotel guests as a server in Grand Hotel's Main Dining Room, Glen has received three special awards. Grand Hotel awarded him for his 25 years of service, friends Bill a....Read more
September 9, 2015

Jane Seymour to Return to Mackinac’s Grand Hotel for 35th Anniversary of “Somewhere in Time”

MACKINAC ISLAND, Mich. - Internationally acclaimed actress Jane Seymour will be reunited with cast and crew members of the 1980 film “Somewhere in Time” at Grand Hotel on Thursday and Friday, October 15-16 to celebrate the film’s 35th anniversary. Seymour will join hotel guests, fans and friends to kick off the hotel’s annual “Somewhere in Time” weekend, which will feature events from Thurs....Read more
September 1, 2015

Woods Restaurant- A Dining Adventure by Guest Blogger Brenda Horton

Brenda Horton was a long time Mackinac Island summer resident who recently sold her home to spend all of her time in Florida near her grandchildren. We were so glad to have Brenda and her husband Ted visit us this summer during their vacation and experience Grand Hotel and Woods Restaurant.  Woods Restaurant - A Dining Adventure on Mackinac Island Written by guest blogger Brenda Horton ....Read more
August 20, 2015


Grand Hotel cherishes its Michigan roots and unmistakable Michigander qualities. Its Midwestern values of family, authenticity, and tradition provide a timeless identity for anyone “getting to know” the hotel.  As a family owned summer resort in Michigan, Grand Hotel embraces selling goods #madeinmichigan. Some of our favorite made in Michigan products are featured below! For the past ....Read more
August 12, 2015

Fall Wine Weekend

This year, Grand Hotel celebrates its annual Fall Wine Weekend with JUSTIN Vineyards & Winery. Check out their story below! Located in Paso Robles, California, JUSTIN Vineyards & Winery was founded in 1981 by Justin Baldwin and is known for crafting world class wines using Bordeaux grape varieties. Widely recognized for their iconic ISOSCELES Bordeaux blend, the wine that arguably put Paso R....Read more