April 14, 2017

Grand Hotel East End Cupola Suite Update

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Almost Finished!  Update: 4/20/2017 - Things are moving fast around here! In the last week the lower level of the Garden Terrace has brand new carpet and the Cupola Suites have a few more details. We think the carpet on the lower level is vibrant, beautiful, and says summer! This carpet is a one of a kind design specifically made for Grand Hotel.  Brand new and vibrant! The....[ Read more ]
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 April 7, 2017

Grand Hotel’s Favorite Bartender Hikes the Pacific Crest Trail

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One of Grand Hotel’s favorite bartenders, Jesse Bader is taking on a new challenge this summer. Instead of mixing cocktails for some of his favorite guests he will be hiking 2,663 miles of the Pacific Crest Trail to help benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Jesse will start the hike later this month and will reach his goal destination in September. We were able to ask Jesse a few quest....[ Read more ]
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 March 17, 2017

Grand Hotel Arts Weekend Presenter Sarah Hendrickson

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Today’s guest blogger is Sarah Hendrickson, Instructor of Improvisation with the Michigan State University Department of Theatre. Sarah will be the Saturday presenter for an afternoon workshop and evening performance for the 23rd Annual Arts Weekend.  --- Entertain You! Improv Workshop & Show As a native of Michigan, some of my favorite childhood memories are from the....[ Read more ]
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 March 10, 2017

2017 Winter Visit to Grand Hotel and Mackinac Island

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At the end of February a few full-time employees traveled with Dan Musser, III, President Grand Hotel up to the hotel to see the progress of the construction projects currently going on. After the hotel closes each year around, 25 full-time staff members move from Mackinac Island to Okemos, Michigan four hours south of Mackinac Island to work in the Grand Hotel Sales ....[ Read more ]
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 February 1, 2017

Preview Inside Grand Hotel produced by Detroit Public Television

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Presenting Inside Grand Hotel produced by Detroit Public Television  "Grand Hotel is an iconic and lovely structure that inspires people, creating memories is the one thing that guests take away and that becomes part of their lives." - Dan Musser, III President As Grand Hotel celebrates its 130th Anniversary season this year the Musser family and Detroit Public Television are pleased to prese....[ Read more ]
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