Acorn Cottage

Acorn Cottage is located on crystal clear, sandy bottom, all sports Paradise Lake. Just five minutes from Mackinaw City, the Mackinaw Island Ferries, Museums, historic Fort Michilmacinac, Mill Creek Discovery Park. Just over the Mackinaw Bridge will take you on a short trip to Tahquamenon Falls, Picture Rocks, Sault Ste. Marie, and the Sault Locks. Casino’s are in Petoskey or St. Ignace just over the bridge.

Acorn is a two bedroom cottage that will accommodate six people comfortably. There is a marina and bait shop for all of your boating and fishing needs. A 12 foot rowboat is furnished, however we have a 27 foot pontoon available for weekly rental. If you wish, you can bring your own boat or personal watercraft and launch them down the street at the DNR ramp and park right outside the cottage on your own private dock. The fishing is excellent year round. There is a lakeside restaurant, grocery store, gift and antique shop in the village.

8310 Paradise Trail
Carp Lake, MI 49718 

Beach House, The

Charming cottages on the Straits with fantastic view of Mackinac Island & Bridge!  A great family resort 1/4 mile from ferries and 1/2 mile from downtown.  Nightly community campfire on 250′ of sandy beach with volleyball, horseshoes, and basketball.  Heated indoor pool & spa.  Limited kitchenettes in full size cottages. AC/Heat/HBO. Complimentary A.M. coffee and homemade muffins.  Daily maid service.  Dogs welcome upon approval.

Directions: I-75 north to exit 337.  Turn right to 1st traffic light.  Turn right & we are 1/2 mile on the left.  I-75 south to exit 338.  Go through traffic light & we are 1/2 mile on the left

11490 US 23 Hwy.
Mackinaw City, MI 49701 

Cabins of Mackinaw Lakeview

Upgraded two-story interior Private Cabins with hotel quality amenities.  Directly across from the Mackinac Island ferry dock. Very close to shops & restaurants, Pirates Adventure Indoor Waterpark with pirate tipping bucket, 3 waterslides, geyser & bubbler jets, crawl tunnels, waterguns, & climbing nets. Over 72,000 gallons of water in all! Oversized Heated Indoor Pool, Oversized Indoor Whirlpool & Sauna, Unlimited Passes to 1400 feet of private sandy beach on Lake Huron.
High Speed Internet Access, Complimentary 25 foot Deluxe Hot Breakfast Bar, Exercise Facility & Game Room, In-room coffee, refrigerators, hair dryers, irons and boards, Color cable television with premium channels. Every room receives valuable savings for Mackinac Island carriage ride, historical attractions, restaurants, shopping, historical trolley tour & area entertainment.

712 S. Huron Ave.
Mackinaw City, MI 49701 

Crooked Tree Cabins

Crooked Tree Cabins is located on the shores of Paradise Lake, just a few minutes south of Mackinaw City, Michigan.

Our sunny waterfront, with swim dock and separate boatdock, and children’s play area are perfect for daytime fun. Yet, the charming log cabins are nestled in a camp-like setting among towering pines and oaks.

Each housekeeping cabin is equipped with a gas range, microwave oven, refrigerator-freezer, coffee maker, toaster, pots, pans, cooking utensils, and service for 6 or more. Bedding includes pillows, one blanket, and one bedspread per bed. Sheets are available at no charge for those who prefer not to bring their own sheets.

Each cabin also has a living-dining area, a bathroom with shower, its own hot water tank, cable tv, and its own outdoor sitting area with chairs, picnic table, grill, and firepit.

Paradise Lake is an all-sports lake, and is known as an excellent spot for fishing bass, northern pike, walleye, and perch. Row boats are available free for your use.

8018 Paradise Lake Trail
Carp Lake, MI 49718 

Doll’s Paradise Lake Resort

Doll’s Resort is a small, but clean and quiet, resort/motel located in Northern Michigan, five miles south of Mackinaw City and the Mackinac Bridge, in the village of Carp Lake.

Lodging accommodations for your travel, fishing and vacation plans in the Straits area range from one and two bedroom overnights, to two room kitchenettes and three room efficiency apartments.

All rooms in our units are non-smoking.

8468 Paradise Trail
Carp Lake, MI 49718 

Lakeside Cabins

Lakeside Cabins are situated on the beautiful Paradise Lake at the tip of Michigan’s beautiful lower peninsula. Each of the 7 rustic style cabins are merely steps from the water’s edge. They feature a vintage knotty pine interior creating a cozy atmosphere. Perfect for those looking for an “UP NORTH” camping experience.

The lake itself is a 1,900 acre all sports lake. Perfect for:
Fishing ~ Swimming ~ Water Skiing ~Tubing ~ Canoeing ~ Paddle Boarding ~ Kayaking ~ Boating ~ Jet Skiing ~ and Ice Fishing in the wintertime.

6358 Paradise Trail
Carp Lake, MI 49718 

Pines of Paradise

Pines of Paradise Resort is open May-October, starting with Michigan Spring Season through Fall Colors. Although most of our guests stay for the week, we do make arrangements for long weekends or other shorter duration stays as circumstances allow.  We also specialize in family reunions and can accommodate up to 60 people at a time.  Space for these types of gatherings fill up quickly, so please inquire well in advance of your desired dates.

Our cabins offer a feeling of traveling back in time with their 1930’s vintage charm. Nestled on all-sports Paradise Lake, secluded amongst the pine trees and nature calls of the loons, ducks, frogs, and owls. Truly a relaxing retreat creating moments in time to last a lifetime. After a day of sightseeing at one of the many local attractions, relax under the stars by the fire, or the deck on the bluff overlooking the lake. Gather in the Paradise Lodge, fully equipped with tourist brochures, books, games, puzzles, and cable TV.

8410 Paradise Trail
Carp Lake, MI 49718