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.
Save
Traveller (46)
Room & Suite (7)
Dining (2)
You may also like
See all
Nearby Hotels
Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
All hotel details
You may also like
See all
Nearby Hotels
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (119)
Filter reviews
119 results
Traveller rating
75
36
7
0
1
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
75
36
7
0
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviewscontinental breakfastlake leelanauthe main housescreen dooradirondack chairsfront lawnlake viewfresh fruiteach morningbig porcharea restaurantshard boiled eggscommon roommaple housesleeping bear dunesfish townpull out couch
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 119 reviews
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Having a daughter temporarily living in the area, I had a perfect excuse to head up north for a brief visit. My sister and I needed a break from LIFE and packed the essentials for a two night escape-------chocolate, wine, a camera, and two pairs...More

Thank Take-a-Break-Girl
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Whaleback Inn is the perfect spot to stay when visiting the Leelanau Peninsula Wine Trail. Sitting on a small bluff, the queen rooms have a beautiful view of Lake Leelanau. The owners, Scott and Tammie, were very helpful and friendly. I loved the old fashioned...More

Thank Cathy J
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Stayed in the big cottage #13 for weekend girls trip and it was awesome. The cottage was clean and bright and very charming. Had all the ammenities we needed. Queen bed in 1 room downstairs and 4 twins upstairs, all very comfortable and cozy and...More

Thank froglady397
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had the pleasure of staying at the Whaleback while on a Fall color tour. Our room was clean, well appointed, with a great view overlooking Lake Leelanau. Innkeepers Scott and Tammie were very helpful in making our stay as enjoyable, and...More

Thank Dale Y
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Overlooking Lake Leenanau with access to their own dock with Adirondack chairs on it. Family run. Very friendly and helpful proprietors. 1 mile to Leeland. Nice rooms, each with its own porch. Main house has a wrap around porch and lawn with chairs set out...More

Thank bartlettrw62
View more reviews
Most Booked Properties in Leland
See allSee all
About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
US$79 - US$234 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$79 - US$234 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (46)
Room & Suite (7)
Dining (2)
Pool & Beach (1)
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Whaleback Inn staff and past guests.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines
Room Tips
"There are a variety of rooms from which to choose, some with kitchens or fireplaces."
Read review
"Try to get a "cottage suite" with fireplace"
Read review
"It seemed all rooms would be a good choice"
Read review
"Get a room with a Lake View. You won't regret it!"
Read review
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