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Southern CA
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We only stayed at Parkshore Resort one night and it definitely service the purpose for a one night stop along the way. The rooms were clean and quiet. The furnishings were in good condition albeit predictable. It was late fall so it was not a good time for the beach but it looked great and must be fine in the...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From the minute we walked in and were greeted by a very friendly, helpful desk clerk to when we left this was a great experience. Clean, spacious room with a great bay view. Pool was a little cold but the hottub was wonderful, pool room very clean. No complaints, would definitely stay again, made our weekend away even better.

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ParkShore, General Manager at Parkshore Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your experience. It's being able to serve wonderful customers like yourself that make our jobs so special. Please come back and see us soon and remember to check out our upcoming New Years Package or book your rooms early for the summer season. See you soon.

Traverse City, Michigan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bad choice in having the TV in lobby blaring Fox news the week after the election. Had to close a door in the empty restaurant to work. Mentioned it to the guy at desk and instead of politely changing the channel he said it's his favorite station. Not surprised being Northern Michigan though. Terrible customer service. Hotel is dated.

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ParkShore, General Manager at Parkshore Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. We try hard to make sure that every guest enjoys there stay and I am sorry that this was not the case during your visit. I appreciate your candid feed back and I will use this as a training opportunity for our staff. I hope that you will allow us...

Muskegon County, Michigan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here November 5th. We had a corner room with a fireplace and jacuzzi tub. It was on the second floor overlooking the bay. The room was very spacious. The views were amazing. The next morning we drank coffee on the balcony and watched the ducks. It was a gorgeous morning. When we arrived the check in was very...

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ParkShore, General Manager at Parkshore Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your recent experience here at the Parkshore Resort. We are so pleased you choose us as your Northern Michigan destination and we would love to have you come back this summer and enjoy all that our amazing resort and beach have to offer. Walks on the beach, bon fires, cook outs, swimming, sun bathing, and of...

Saint Cloud, Florida
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a nicely done,non chain hotel in a great location. Lots of good restaurants nearby, one In the hotel, local wine available. Beds were ok, rooms were nice enough and clean. Staff was friendly. Decent value overall, Westin hotels are our choice when possible, to give this review perspective.

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ParkShore, General Manager at Parkshore Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for choosing the Parkshore Resort as your Northern Michigan destination. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay here and that the staff treated you well. We hope that you will come back and see us again soon and don't forget to join our customer rewards program that gives our guests every 11th night free.

Reviewed 1 November 2016

The room was spacious, the bed comfortable and the staff was pleasant and attentive. The breakfast eating area was a bit cramped with only one table. the location was ideal for taking side trips to see the fall colors and it was convenient to numerous restaurants.

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ParkShore, General Manager at Parkshore Resort, responded to this review

We are so pleased that you enjoyed your recent stay and thank you for sharing your experience. Now that you've experienced the Parkshore Resort in the Fall we hope you will consider coming back year round. Be sure to check out our New Years Eve Package. Hope to see you soon!

Colon, Michigan
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

A long weekend up north with older friends was held here. The restaurant has excellent food, service and prices. Yes as others mentioned updates are recommended. Sleep and shower is all we need on our trips so this was N/A. Location is right across from the State park that led us to various bike trails.

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ParkShore, General Manager at Parkshore Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for choosing Parkshore Resort as your travel destination we are so thrilled that you enjoyed your stay and were able to enjoy the local bike trails and eat at our fabulous restaurant and lounge. We hope that you will come back and stay with us again during your next trip to Traverse City. Please watch for...

Detroit, Michigan
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Stayed for 3 nights. The balcony and the water view was very nice. Front desk staff was friendly and helpful. The lounge was nice for a drink and a snack. The beds could use an update. Wifi was pretty non-existent. The AC unit was noisy and the air was aimed directly at the bed which made for uncomfortable sleeping with...

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ParkShore, General Manager at Parkshore Resort, responded to this review

First of all thank you for choosing the Parkshore Resort as your Northern Michigan destination we are so glad that you enjoyed the view and the lounge during your stay and that our staff was friendly and helpful. I do apologize for any issues you experienced during your stay and appreciate your feedback. We continually strive to better serve our...

Cleveland, Ohio
Reviewed 12 October 2016

The employees were extremely professional and accommodating when we needed to check in early and then stay an extra night. The location is beautiful, right on the beach with a beautiful view. We had a 4th floor room overlooking the water. The room was clean and well appointed.

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ParkShore, General Manager at Parkshore Resort, responded to this review

We are so delighted that you enjoyed your recent stay with us and thank you for sharing your experience. It was our pleasure to serve you and we hope that you will come back soon. Please be sure to ask about our upcoming November and New Years specials. Sincerely, Dee Houghton

Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Spent one night here for a getaway. Room was clean staff was friendly, great view from our fourth floor room. Would pass on the $6.0 buffet was not good at all. With in ten minute drive of plenty of things to do. Would stay here again.

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ParkShore, General Manager at Parkshore Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your most recent experience here at the Parkshore Resort. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and we value your feedback on our breakfast buffet. We hope that you will allow us another opportunity to better serve you in the future and thank you for choosing the Parkshore Resort. Sincerely,...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Parkshore Resort

Address: 1401 N US Highway 31 N, Traverse City, MI 49686-3636
Region: United States > Michigan > Grand Traverse County > Traverse City
Price Range: RM236 - RM1,090 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Parkshore Resort 2*
Number of rooms: 80
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Parkshore Traverse City
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#10 On the Beach Hotel in Traverse City
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“All the rooms are basically the same except for the view of the beach and Lake Michigan.”
 of 5 bubbles FrequentPoipuVisitor, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The jacuzzi suite with the fireplace on the top floor is incredible for ambiance and views!”
 of 5 bubbles katieelder45, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Depends if you want pay for lake view front or sideview”
 of 5 bubbles DorotheeM514, 21 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Upper room facing water.”
 of 5 bubbles 774jeanneb, 14 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in a room with a partial bay view. Perhaps the rooms on the bay are less stinky.”
 of 5 bubbles roberthQ3459YB, 2 Jul 2016 | Read review
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