We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Crystal Lake Resort

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Management photos
Crystal Lake Resort
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

67 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
There are newer reviews for Crystal Lake Resort
See the most recent reviews
Showing 67: English reviews
Big Rapids, Michigan
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

My wife and I were looking for a quiet relaxing getaway and found it in this nice resort. The staff was really friendly and let us enjoy the beach early in the day before we checked in and even let us enjoy it for the rest of the day after we checked out. The room was spacious and the bed...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank littleposey
Uppsala, Sweden
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

After a warm welcoming and leaving our luggage in our clean room (with a beautiful lake view), we walked the 50 m down to the resorts private beach. After that we drove to the restaurant in collaboration with the resort for a nice discounted dinner and drinks (could have walked in retrospect as it was just 1.2km away) . In...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank AnjaE
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Nice clean and comfortable rooms. Great view of the lake, and the sunset in the evening. Nice beach area, and lake access. Short drive to Frankfort and Lake Michigan also. Definitely will visit again.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Steve B
Reviewed 7 August 2016

We were visiting family that was staying in one of the cabins. We had a hotel/motel room. Room 22 was very nice and VERY clean. We couldn't have asked for more. Cabin #1 was awesome. Very nice updated bathroom, nice hardwood floors through out, and very spacious kitchen. Great general layout that was great for just hanging out.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Clayton W
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Beautiful property! The private beach is priceless! Great staff, including the staff at the Cold Creek Inn that they also own. Stop there for dinner at a discounted rate if you stay as a guest at the resort. Clean, comfortable and well cared for. Wish our room had a mini fridge but that is our only complaint. We regret not...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Melanie S
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 25 July 2016

I have been coming to the Crystal Lake Resort with my family for well over 20 years. There's a reason for this: there is no better place to enjoy beautiful Crystal Lake. It is also a great point for launching adventures on M22, to Traverse City, or points beyond. Hotel rooms are available for shorter stays or smaller parties; cabins...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank findeerror
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Pleasantly surprised with the hotel grounds. Upgraded to a private cabin and it was perfect! Unit #7 was clean, comfortable, private, and newly renovated 2 bedroom, 1 bath unit. Beach was just steps away. Photos attached. Check it out!

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank WorldTraveler734
Woodhaven, Michigan
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for two nights, we were in room 15. Room was perfect, very clean with a comfortable king bed. They have a beach area with chairs. Looks like every room has a view of the lake. Would stay again.

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank tom n
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Reservation process was easy, check went well also. Our room was clean and simple. Nice size bathroom, with a good supply of towels. Complex was quiet and clean. The beach was nice and lounge chairs were nice. What you get for money is a clean conservative room, in heart of community. Only thing we wished for, rental or use of...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank emmerfarms
East Lansing
Reviewed 25 June 2016

Great views and sunsets. The staff is so friendly and helpful. Would recommend this place for a stay. The owners restaurant is a wonderful place to eat. The only thing is wish they had coffee in the rooms.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Angela P

31 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (26)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (3)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (7)
Viewed
Room/Suite (4)
Viewed
View from Room (3)
Viewed
Other (9)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (5)
Viewed
Room/Suite (1)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Viewed
Other (2)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Beulah
0.0 km away
Northwoods Lodging
Northwoods Lodging
#2 of 4 in Beulah
45 reviews
1.7 km away
BEST WESTERN Scenic Hill Resort
12.4 km away
Harbor Lights Resort
Harbor Lights Resort
#1 of 2 in Frankfort
145 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
12.2 km away
The Hotel Frankfort
The Hotel Frankfort
#2 of 2 in Frankfort
140 reviews
36.2 km away
Baymont Inn & Suites Traverse City
15.3 km away
Crystal Mountain
Crystal Mountain
#1 of 1 in Thompsonville
700 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service

Additional Information about Crystal Lake Resort

Address: 498 N Michigan Ave, Beulah, MI 49617-9298
Region: United States > Michigan > Benzie County > Beulah
Price Range: RM337 - RM390 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Crystal Lake Resort 2.5*
Number of rooms: 24
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com and Travelocity so you can book your Crystal Lake Resort reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Crystal Lake Hotel Benzonia
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Crystal Lake Resort staff and other travellers.
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Crystal Lake Resort staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“go somewhere else”
 of 5 bubbles jsicard3460, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“West rooms have less light from front sign. Cabins are great for families and groups.”
 of 5 bubbles findeerror, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Unit #7 was perfect, and newly renovated!”
  • Unit #7 - Newly renovated, very comfortable.
  • One of the bedrooms in Unit #7
  • Unit #7 - 2 bedroom
  • Beautiful view of the lake from our unit.
  • View of the beach area at the resort.
 of 5 bubbles WorldTraveler734, 9 Jul 2016 | Read review
“2nd floors provide the best views of the lake especially at sundown.”
  • Sunset from room 24.
 of 5 bubbles Bergmensch_WRS, 24 May 2016 | Read review
“We had a southeast corner, lower room that was very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles 2110DEM, 23 Sep 2015 | Read review
5 of 5