Winter on Mackinac Island
Wintertime is Mackinac’s quiet season. A couple restaurants remain open and most shops are closed. The focus this time of year is on the beauty of the island itself. See Mackinac Island as never before – snow covered and tranquil.
Begin Your Mackinac Island Experience
In the Heart of Downtown
Pontiac Lodge is an intimate, boutique hotel located in the heart of downtown Mackinac Island. The Pontiac Lodge has 11 distinct rooms, most with wet bars, or kitchenettes, and some with Jacuzzi tubs. Included in these 11 rooms are a one bedroom suite and a two bedroom suite with a full kitchen.
The Pontiac Lodge is located in the center of the many shops and malls in downtown. You will find a variety of specialty shops and galleries offering a unique shopping experience. Mackinac Island is a shopper’s paradise— so bring a good pair of shoes!
The Pontiac Lodge is conveniently located nearby many of Mackinac Island’s many restaurants, coffee shops and pubs. Sample international cuisine as well as local and regional dishes at over thirty restaurants. From breathtaking waterfront dining to an intimate meal at a historic inn or hotel, you are sure to satisfy your culinary desires.
Step out the door of the Pontiac lodge after the sun goes down and experience some of the best entertainment in Northern Michigan. Accomplished musicians perform all types of music in many of the local bars, pubs, and eateries. If you’re feeling brave, take a late night haunted tour of downtown.