Thursday, May 17, 2012
Mackinac Island's Mission Point Resort open for the season
When it comes to spring and summer, few places are as beautiful as northern Michigan's Mackinac Island. And when it comes to enjoying Mackinac Island to the fullest, nothing can compare to Mission Point Resort, one of the island's largest and most diverse resorts.
Mission Point Resort, which opened for the season this past week, is offering a variety of season package opportunities for families and romantics looking for that perfect vacation getaway.
Leading the way this spring is the “Open Season Package”, which is available the first two weeks of the season May 11 – 24. This two-night package includes lodging, round trip ferry tickets, and breakfast each morning, one dinner at the Round Island Bar & Grill, and a two-hour bike rental for two. Package rates start at $125 per person.
If your looking for just the basics this spring, then the “Springtime Savings Package”, is the perfect getaway before school gets out. This package includes two-nights lodging, round trip ferry tickets, and breakfast each morning. Package price starts at $145.
One of the most popular summer packages for families is always the “Ultimate Family Getaway Package” which becomes available beginning June 15. This all-inclusive package, which starts at $315, is perfect for families to experience everything the historic island has to offer.
The family package includes two nights lodging, four round trip ferry tickets, four Tower Museum tickets, four Butterfly House tickets, four golf rounds at Greens of Mackinac, and four two-hour bike rentals. Daily breakfast and dinner is also included. Kids under 12 eat free and remember that Mission Point has great family rooms. Families with young children should also inquire about the resort’s “Kids Island Club,” a 3,000-square-foot indoor activity center where trained counselors ensure that each child is entertained and educated.
Mission Point Resort offers a variety of season long packages to experience all that Mackinac Island has to offer:
The “Pure Michigan Package” is the perfect package for families and couples to experience Mackinac Island. This two-night package includes lodging, breakfast, round trip ferry tickets, bike rentals, and tickets to Fort Mackinac. Package prices start at $140 per night.
If you are looking for a unique and affordable one-night romantic getaway with your spouse or friend then consider the “Island Romance Package”, which is a great opportunity to experience the peace and tranquility that Mackinac Island and Mission Point has to offer. This package starts at $175 per night and includes two-nights lodging, two breakfasts in the Round Island Grill, one dinner at Chianti, round trip ferry tickets, bike rentals, wine and cheese plate and a romantic package of strawberries and wine. Couples should be sure to inquire about upgrading to the newly renovated Lake View King Rooms, offering beautiful views of Lake Huron.
As seen on the SyFy’s Ghost Hunters, Mission Point and Mackinac Island might be home to some permanent guests. The popular “Ghost Hunter Package”, which starts at just $150 per person, includes two nights lodging, round trip ferry tickets, breakfast and a Haunts of Mackinac Ghost Tour.
Guests and families taking advantage of these season long packages will be able to enjoy the many resort amenities and activities Mission Point Resort is offering. Other Mackinac Island and resort activities to experience include group and private carriage tours, historic Fort Mackinac, biking around the island, shopping downtown, or just relaxing on the nearby shores of Lake Huron.
Mission Point Resort, the leading resort destination on the island for families, is looking forward to hosting families, kids, and adults of all ages this season. The resort is also pet-friendly, too!
About Mission Point Resort
Mission Point Resort on Mackinac Island, Michigan, is the island’s largest and most diverse resort. It has 243 rooms and is nestled on the southeastern shore of Mackinac Island, overlooking Lake Huron. The 18-acre resorts features 38,000 square feet of meeting space, movie theater, executive putting course, observation tower and historic museum, four restaurants, heated outdoor pool, spa and fitness center and the Kids Island Club for children. It has been selected among the “Top 100 Family Resorts” by Outdoor magazine. ”Its season is from May through October.”
For more information about the season packages and to book your affordable spring getaway, go to www.missionpoint.com or call 1-800-833-7711.