Meal Functions as Part of a Convention
There is no additional charge for private convention meals when served in lieu of breakfast or dinner for groups under the Modified American Plan (MAP). However, for some special entrees and all buffets, a surcharge may be assessed. Many lunch options are available at Grand Hotel. Breakfast only and European rates (no meals included) are also available. These special group rates are available on request at (517) 349-4600 or email [email protected].
Food and Beverage Service
Grand Hotel cocktail reception prices are available on request at (517) 349-4600 or email [email protected].
All Grand Hotel Convention Rates Include:
- Meeting or function space
- Wireless internet
- Morning coffee breaks (coffee, decaf, tea)
- Afternoon coffee breaks (iced tea, lemonade)
- A/V equipment
- Special-edition Grand Hotel reservation forms for your group
- Music for a private dinner banquet
- Tennis court time
Getting to Grand Hotel
Horse-drawn carriage taxi transportation from the Mackinac Island ferry-boat docks to Grand Hotel (and return) are not included. The taxi fare is currently $5.50 per person, one way. This rate cannot be guaranteed. Grand Hotel dock porters are at Mackinac Island ferry-boat docks to meet all ferries as they arrive on Mackinac Island, as well as assist in transporting luggage to Grand Hotel. Horse-drawn carriage taxi transportation can be arranged at that time.
Tipping is neither expected nor permitted within Grand Hotel except at Astor’s Salon and Spa. Tipping is expected at the following off-site locations: Woods Restaurant, The Jockey Club at the Grand Stand, Fort Mackinac Tea Room, The Gate House, Pool Grill, and Sushi Grand.
The above rates are subject to a 19.5% added charge, 6% Michigan sales tax, 3% Mackinac Island assessment, and an $8.50 per person baggage-handling charge for the transfer and handling of baggage from Mackinac Island ferry-boat docks to Grand Hotel and the return trip.