“The right Place for any Season” – Enjoy all the attractions Harbor Country has to offer and get away to Garden Grove Bed and Breakfast in Union Pier, Michigan. Located in Southwestern Michigan, Garden Grove is just a short drive from Chicago, and three short hours from Toledo, Flint, and Milwaukee.
This Michigan bed and breakfast is the only Michigan Green Lodging Partner in Harbor Country and its amenities are second to none.
The four-guestroom bed and breakfast and new, three-room detached Carriage House is a romantic Michigan bed and breakfast getaway and popular choice for relaxing, celebrating honeymoons, anniversaries, family reunions, and experiencing the many local restaurants and area attractions.
The Carriage House at Garden Grove offers spacious rooms with deluxe accommodations to make your stay a most relaxing and memorable experience. In addition to delicious in-room breakfasts, the rooms and suite have central air-conditioning, private baths with double Jacuzzi and separate walk-in glass enclosed showers, hardwood floors, cathedral ceilings, fireplace, mini-fridge, microwave, coffee maker, wet bar, in-room TV’s with VCR/DVD, telephone and free High Speed Internet.
Although these modern amenities exceed what you might expect, what really makes Garden Grove one of Michigan’s best bed and breakfasts is the tranquil feeling and marked change of pace from the hustle and bustle of the big city and at home feeling in the charming country cottage lifestyle near the shores of Lake Michigan. We are one of a few Bed and Breakfasts in Michigan that offer a wet bar sink, 2 person Jacuzzi, microwave and mini-fridge in our Carriage House suites. The beautifully decorated, elegant rooms and old-style home fits right in to the picturesque country side and solitude of Harbor Country.
A full breakfast for two is served each morning at tables for two in our dining rooms for B&B guests. Breakfast is delivered to the room in the Carriage House. A typical breakfast includes fresh fruit, blueberry pancakes, sausage and eggs or fresh baked pastries, a veggie quiche, roasted potatoes with the fresh fruit. We regret being unable to accommodate special dietary needs except for some minor substitutions.
Plenty to do in Michigan’s Harbor Country and Union Pier!
There’s so much to do in Harbor Country, Michigan and Garden Grove is centrally located and in the perfect location to cater to all of Harbor Country’s attractions. With a mixture between wine country and sandy beaches along Lake Michigan, this bed and breakfast in Michigan is a short walk along our street to the beach and wine-tasting rooms, a 15 minute drive to Warren Dunes State Park, or take your pick between the microbreweries, distillery, antique shops, two casinos, many restaurants and Southwest Michigan Wine Trial that is only minutes away.
Here are some examples of local activities:
Test your luck at Four Winds Casinos in New Buffalo or Hartford. Both are within reasonable driving distance, with the New Buffalo casino 10 minutes south and Hartford 45 minutes north. Gaming and entertainment makes for a fun night before heading back to Garden Grove for a romantic stay.
Golfing – Whittaker Golf Club, Brookwood Golf Course, Lake Michigan Hills, and Pebblewood Country Club. Pack the clubs because four challenging courses are nearby. Each of these courses are less than a half hour drive, so spend a day hitting the links and come to Garden Grove to kick back and relax.
There’s nothing like going out to dinner, enjoying a show then coming back to Garden Grove to enjoy your night’s stay. With four theatres near Union Pier, all of which are under a 30 minute drive, you won’t be short on night time entertainment. Check them out.
Just because you’re leaving the big city for cozy a weekend or mid-week stay, doesn’t mean you’re leaving the big name shopping behind. There’s plenty of shopping to do around Garden Grove bed and breakfast, which includes high-end outlets to 27 antique shops. Provided are links to just a few of the shopping attractions in the area. For more information, check out this site: Harbor Country shopping.
Dining – From family dining to fine dining, Harbor Country has it all. This guide will give you a list of what’s good to eat while in town. You won’t be disappointed.Remember, at Garden Grove, we’ll take care of breakfast! Harbor Country dining.
Art galleries – The Courtyard Gallery, Roger Harvey Gallery, Craig Smith Gallery, John A. Knudsen Gallery, Burnison Galleries, Fritz Olsen Gallery, and Fernwood Botanical Gardens. The art in Harbor Country is just as picturesque as the scenery too. Enjoy art plenty of nearby art galleries that make you feel in a different world.
Wineries/Breweries – Founders Wine Cellar, Free Run Cellars, Round Barn Winery, Fruitful Vine Tours, Greenbush Brewing Company, Journeyman Distillery, Lemon Creek Winery and Fruit Farm, Shady Creek Winery, St. Julian Winery, Tabor Hills Winery, the Wine Sellers.
It’s called the Napa Valley of the Midwest for a reason. With nine local wineries and two breweries, you’ll never go thirsty and you’ll never be far from excellent wine and beer. Go on a wine tour through the Harbor Country’s wine country or hang out at a local brewery. Whatever your fancy is, Garden Grove is nearby and will have breakfast ready for you in the morning!
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All of these features combine to make Garden Grove the best bed and breakfast Michigan has to offer. Come enjoy the beauty and solitude of Harbor Country — contact us today.