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Shanty Creek Resorts

5780 Shanty Creek Rd, Bellaire, MI 49615-8311
+1 800-678-4111
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First Time to Shanty Creek in 10 Years!

First time skiing at Shanty Creek / Schuss Mountain in about 8 - 10 years. We mostly would go to... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2016
Tyler B
Good place for beginner family skiing

The staff is very friendly and for the most part go out of their way for you to have a great stay... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2016
Bellaire, Michigan
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An iconic ski and golf resort in northern Michigan, Shanty Creek Resorts is a three-resort experiences in one. Its three villages of SCR (Summit, Cedar River and Schuss) span 4,500 acres across hardwood forests, rolling meadows and atop mountain bluffs with miles of scenic vistas. With nearly 500 lodging options, multiple dining venues, four award-winning golf courses, two ski mountains, an 8-lane tubing park, six terrain parks, and a fitness center and wellness spa, plus over 35,000 sq ft of conference and special event space, Shanty Creek Resorts has been an Up North destination for generations.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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5780 Shanty Creek Rd, Bellaire, MI 49615-8311
+1 800-678-4111
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Reviewed 18 March 2016

First time skiing at Shanty Creek / Schuss Mountain in about 8 - 10 years. We mostly would go to Crystal or Nubs Nob, but I am very impressed with the hospitality and streamlined service for their rentals, and their Cedar River Lodge. The slopes...More

Thank Tyler B
Reviewed 16 March 2016

The staff is very friendly and for the most part go out of their way for you to have a great stay. The ski school is wonderful and very patient with the beginner skiers, especially the children. The hotel itself, although renovated in the last...More

Thank FFTR3300
Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

Golf or ski, Footgolf or cross country, swimming, eating, spa, massage, wine, beer, has everything for a single to a large group conference. Great people too.

Thank Debbie G
Reviewed 15 March 2016

We just had a room here. Had breakfast at the restaurant and it was very good. Our room was comfortable and spacious. Our weekend was spent running all over that area and not utilizing the resort.

Thank royroy2015
Reviewed 8 March 2016

Whenever there is a good base, you must try this place if you haven't already. Have been skiing here for years. The personnel are awesome from check-in to departure and that includes the lift operators, restaurant and especially the front desk personnel. We have stayed...More

1  Thank 17christinet
Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

We skied 2 days at Schuss. That was enough.. Not much going on at Shanty Creek, although would be great for beginners. The tubing hill was moved from Schuss to Shanty Creek a few years ago. Is pretty lame. Was better when it was at...More

Thank millertravellers
Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

I made the mistake of signing up 3 teenagers for a semi private ski lesson. I wasted $70, because they weren't all the EXACT same ability. The lesson was great for one skier, but the other two were basically ignored and didn't even get pointers...More

Thank Julie W
Reviewed 13 February 2016

Would never come here again or recommend this place to anyone.1st and last time. Planned to stay all weekend,but checked out after 1 night. I was shocked when I got there and found out there was a 20% tax!! 9% of it was just for...More

Thank john12342016
Reviewed 10 February 2016

I have stayed at this resort for a golf weekend in the summer and now a ski weekend in the winter. Both trips were completely relaxing. The ski conditions were perfect and I never had to wait long to get on a lift. There were...More

Thank Josh R
Reviewed 9 February 2016

My husband and I booked a last minute weekend stay at the Lakeview Hotel in Summit Village within the resort. From our early check-in to our expedient check-out, we had a terrific, personalized experience. Our room exceeded our expectations - we had a great view...More

Thank Katherine A J
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13 December 2016|
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Response from mixaconsulting | Reviewed this property |
We did not ski but looks like great ski area.
13 July 2015|
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Response from Chris H | Property representative |
Thanks for your question, Violettte. Antrim County has become a huge draw for road riding and mountain biking alike. The rolling hills that make up the terrain create long, subtle climbs and bombable descents. Meanwhile... More