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    Outdoor Activities

Enjoy the Grand Lawn for Cornhole, ladder toss, croquet, spike ball and more. Go for a swim, then bike around the island. Golf the Jewel and our new miniature golf course the Gem!  Play pickleball, shuffleboard and bocce on the Woodlands sports court.

These are just a few of the outdoor activities we have waiting for you at the Grand Hotel.

View of Grand Hotel from golf course

Golf on The Jewel

Hit the tees, fairways, and greens of The Jewel, one of the most unique courses in America.

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Woodlands Activity Center

For guests and visitors alike, the Woodlands brings to life the natural wonders and family-friendly activities that are already favorites of Mackinac Island.

Outdoor Activities

Esther Williams Swimming Pool

Go for a swim in the newly renovated pool, relax in a lounge chair or private cabana, and have a snack and drink at the Pool Bar.

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With over 70 miles of natural and paved trails, Mackinac Island is the perfect place for biking.



The legendary Grand Hotel gardens provide a beautiful enhancement to our guest experience.

Lawn Games

Lawn Games

Surrounded by the Tea Garden, our expansive lawn is a spectacular setting for croquet, cornhole and bocce.



Our staff photographers are available to capture moments of your stay and provide lasting mementos.

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Paradise Perfected – Stay Longer, & Save

Have a new kind of old-fashioned getaway at Grand Hotel. Stay longer and save to explore all that Mackinac Island and Grand Hotel have to offer.