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Pinestead Reef Resort

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Finding an ideal hotel in Traverse City does not have to be difficult. Welcome to Pinestead Reef Resort, a nice option for travellers like you. Free wifi is offered to guests, and rooms at Pinestead Reef Resort include a flat screen TV, a refrigerator, and air conditioning. For travellers arriving by car, there is free parking. Nearby landmarks such as Front Street (5.8 km) and The Village at Grand Traverse Commons (7.4 km) make Pinestead Reef Resort a great place to stay when visiting Traverse City. Traverse City has plenty of diners. So when you’re here, be sure to check out popular spots like J & S Hamburg, Don's Drive-In, and Rounds Restaurant, which are serving up some great dishes. If you are interested in exploring Traverse City, check out one of the spas, such as Living Light Massage, Urban Oasis Salt Spa, and Discover Massage. Pinestead Reef Resort puts the best of Traverse City at your fingertips, making your stay both relaxing and enjoyable.
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Property amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hot Tub
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Public Wifi
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Sauna
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Room features
Kitchenette
Suites
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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HOTEL STYLE
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Bay View
HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
50Car recommended
Grade: 50 out of 100
19Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
3Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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All reviews full kitchen living room time share the east bay fantastic location grassy area grand traverse bay queen size state park fall colors first floor home away from home wi fi up to date nice beach pool and hot tub great view of the bay
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited chose Pinestead Reef Resort because my husband hung out there in his teen years. We had a one bedroom and it was roomy enough to invite family in to play cards and enjoy the beach view.The staff was friendly and shared common friends...More

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Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Havinfuntraveling
Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

Beautiful views ARE what this resort has to offer. ALL rooms have views of Traverse Bay. Rooms were standard 1, 2 or 3 bedroom . Beach for swimming kept clean with plenty of chaise lounge chairs. Great family place. Indoor pool + Jacuzzi as well...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Christine S
Reviewed 8 September 2018

Got this with through my time share. What was great was knowing I would have a bay view no matter where they put me. The place is not fancy but certainly did the trick for the week. All the staff were friendly, helpful , and...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank brendadJ2227OT
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

We stayed here based on the reviews but this place was not quite what we expected. First the pros: Location! 3 miles from Traverse city downtown..easy drive Great beach access...with a 1st lor room we had our own patio and were steps away from the...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank TheSilvers2015
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Just wonderful right on the beach you walk out and your 20 feet from the beach nice and quite all the things you will need very nice clean acess to all things to do in traverse city eating dining family fun

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank thomasandchristines
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dsg55
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Response from northshoretraveller3 | Reviewed this property |
The Pinestead Reef is not pet friendly. Unfortunately we have to board our pets when we go to Traverse City. I'm not sure what if any properties on the beach allow pets.
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"Ground floor rooms have direct access to water from rooms. 2nd floor has balconies."
ClariBuff
29 Jun 2018
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"Ground floor is great if you want to have direct access to the beach."
MargAleeta
6 Dec 2017
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"All rooms have beach frontage. You have to go outdoors to get to the indoor pool so dress accordingly."
kainay
25 Oct 2016
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"If you are travelling with children request ground floor."
northshoretraveller3
20 Aug 2016
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PRICE RANGE
US$77 - US$132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
pinestead reef hotel traverse city
LOCATION
United StatesMichiganTraverse City
NUMBER OF ROOMS
46
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