Marquette is one of the most beautiful cities in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula that you can visit. After a day of exploring all the amazing things to do in Marquette Michigan, you need a comfortable place to rest your head.
We’ve put together a list of the best Marquette Michigan hotels, vacation rentals, and other lodging options.
Hotels In Marquette Michigan & Nearby Towns
Superior Stay Hotel
New to Marquette, Superior Stay Hotel is a boutique hotel located next to the Northern Michigan University campus and Superior Dome. Also, it’s only a 5-minute drive from downtown.
Many of the best restaurants in Marquette, breweries in Marquette, and popular attractions are within walking distance or a short drive. The modern guest rooms feature fine linens, hardwood floors, and luxurious toiletries.
Model Towne Inn
Only about 20 minutes south of downtown Marquette in Gwinn, Model Towne Inn is one of the best area Marquette Michigan hotels. It has 16 guest rooms — each with two full-size beds — and one king guest room. Four of the rooms are pet friendly.
Additionally, the hotel has a two-bedroom apartment with a king-size bed, sleeper sofa, and kitchenette. Coffee and hot chocolate are always available in the lobby, and a fire pit and grills are available on the patio.
Marquette Michigan Inns & B&Bs
Among the downtown Marquette restaurants, shops, and theaters is the Landmark Inn, a AAA Diamond-rated boutique inn that has been welcoming guests since 1930.
Overlooking Lake Superior, the hotel has six floors and has been the lodging of choice for several celebrities, such as Louis Armstrong, Amelia Earhart, and The Rolling Stones. Within the old-world European charm, every room and suite has opulent decor and furnishings.
Value Host Motor Inn
Offering affordable lodging, Value Host Motor Inn has a variety of room options. The standard single rooms have queen-size beds, and the standard double rooms have two queen-size beds.
The inn has three queen suites, a king suite, a king single room, and two handicap accessible rooms. It’s located in the business district, close to the boardwalk, and just a few minutes from downtown.
Cedar Motor Inn
Among the top Marquette Michigan hotels, Cedar Motor Inn is the cheapest. Despite that, the small AAA Diamond-rated inn has some unexpected amenities, including a hot tub and spa. The rustic charm and modern amenities give you an authentic local experience.
Located amid the north woods near the Lake Superior shoreline, the inn has large poolside rooms, cottage suites, and more. Breakfast is included in every stay, and some of the rooms are pet friendly.
Vacation Rentals in Marquette Michigan for Small Groups
2-Sleeper Second-Story Studio Suite
This one-bedroom studio apartment is located in the rear of a Victorian home in the center of Marquette, half a block from Third St. With one full bathroom, it’s just four blocks from the beach on Lake Superior.
The apartment has a miniature kitchen with a microwave, cooktop, small refrigerator, and coffee maker. The balcony is a nice place to relax too.
4-Sleeper Summer House
In a quiet neighborhood, this two-bedroom summer house has midcentury charm, light colors for a 1940s feel, and a relaxing vibe. The main floor features a fully equipped kitchen and living room, and the bedrooms upstairs are furnished with three beds.
The master bedroom has a queen-size bed, and the second room has a trundle bed with two twins. You can bring your dog, and the backyard is fenced in so that your pet can have some freedom.
5-Sleeper Nature Retreat
An alternative to Marquette Michigan hotels, this two-bedroom nature retreat is an amazing getaway just a few minutes from downtown. It’s located on 6 acres of land with a trout stream, pond, gardens, woods, and parklike yard.
There are four beds total and one full bathroom. In addition to a kitchen and dining area, the home has a porch where you can enjoy the evenings.
5-Sleeper Home on a Sugar Sand Beach
Situated on 2.5 acres and 200 feet of beach, this three-bedroom home is very private. It has one half bath and one full bath. There’s a family room, fully stocked kitchen, and a charcoal grill on the deck.
You can just gather with friends or roast marshmallows around the fire pit. On top of that, several breweries and restaurants are a short drive away.
6-Sleeper Cedar & Pine Cabin
Made of cedar and pine, this three-bedroom cabin has direct access to ORV trails, the North Country Trail, and snowmobile trails near Lake Superior. Because of that, it’s the perfect place to set up base camp for all of your outdoor adventures.
The cabin is furnished with four beds and has a full bathroom, full kitchen, and screened-in porch. Lots of entertainment options are available as well, such as board games, books, and children’s toys.
Marquette Michigan Vacation Rentals for Large Groups
7-Sleeper Urban Beach Home
Other than the standard Marquette Michigan hotels, this three-bedroom urban residence is a beachside option with views of Lake Superior. It’s just a few steps from McCarty’s Cove and within walking distance from downtown.
The house has four beds, two full bathrooms, a kitchen with full-size appliances, and the garage is available for storing any adventure gear that you bring.
7-Sleeper Beachfront House
Just 200 steps from the Lake Superior shoreline, this three-bedroom beachside house has three beds and two full bathrooms.
The newly renovated house is perfect for entertaining a large group because the main floor has an open concept with two sitting areas, a gas fireplace, and a fully-equipped kitchen.
The front and rear decks offer more entertainment space with comfortable seating, a picnic table, and a gas grill.
8-Sleeper Private Lakefront Home
Another alternative to conventional Marquette Michigan hotels, this three-bedroom lakefront house is 2,400 square feet and rests on 1.5 acres of land, which makes it very private.
With an A-frame, the home has seven beds, two full bathrooms, a fully stocked kitchen, and a gas fireplace in the dining room. From the backyard, a path takes you through gorgeous trees to a private Lake Superior beach.
8-Sleeper Historic Harbor Loft
Despite its name, this three-bedroom harbor loft is quite large with five beds, one half bath, and two full bathrooms. The historic home was built with sandstone in the 1800s and has majestically high ceilings. It has a great kitchen, a spacious living area and deck, and a mudroom with storage.
Overlooking Lake Superior and the Lower Ore Dock, the loft is a fantastic home away from home that’s within walking distance of downtown Marquette restaurants and shops.
9-Sleeper Penthouse in Downtown Marquette
With 1,900 square feet, this four-bedroom downtown penthouse has seven beds, one half bath, and two full bathrooms. It’s located in a historic building with awesome views of Marquette’s Lower Harbor.
The condo has a top-of-the-line kitchen, spacious living area, and powder room. Because of its downtown location, many restaurants and shops are within walking distance.
9-Sleeper McCarty’s Cove House
Located on McCarty’s Cove, this three-bedroom beach house features views of the harbor, Marquette Maritime Museum and Lighthouse, and Lake Superior.
It has four beds and two full bathrooms and is just steps from a 0.5-mile-long beach where you can walk in the sand and splash in the crystal water.
Inside, the open floor plan includes a stocked kitchen, sunroom, and a gas fireplace in the living room. Outside is a large deck and outdoor dining set.
9-Sleeper Spacious House
Another option other than Marquette Michigan hotels is this spacious, four-bedroom house. With seven beds and two full baths, it’s the ideal lodging for family gatherings or just taking a break with friends.
Along with a comfy living room, the home has an eat-in kitchen. If you like spending time outdoors, you’ll love the fire pit and grill in the fenced-in backyard.
Campgrounds in Marquette Michigan
Like many other visitors to the Upper Peninsula, you’re probably attracted to the outdoor recreational activities. You can get the most out of the hiking trails, rivers, inland lakes, mountaintops, and scenic views of natural beauty when you stay at a campground.
Fortunately, Marquette Michigan campgrounds are highly rated with an array of sites for tents, RVs, and glamping:
- Forestville Campground
- Marquette Tourist Park
- Rippling River Resort
- Chocolay River RV & Campgrounds
- Country Village RV Park
Frequently Asked Questions About Marquette Michigan Hotels
Are there any downtown Marquette hotels?
Aside from the Landmark Inn, the Ramada by Wyndham Marquette is located in downtown Marquette. Also, the downtown area has a lot of vacation rental options.
Are there any Marquette, MI hotels on Lake Superior?
Marquette has several hotels on the Lake Superior Shoreline — Hampton Inn Marquette/Waterfront, Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Marquette, Nestledown Bed and Breakfast, Econo Lodge Lakeview, and Birchmont Motel.
Is there a good Marquette boutique hotel?
There are two excellent boutique Marquette Michigan hotels — Superior Stay Hotel and Landmark Inn.
Are there any hotels in Marquette, MI with Jacuzzi suites?
The only lodging option in Marquette that has a suite with a whirlpool tub is the Nestledown Bed and Breakfast.
Are there any Marquette Michigan resorts?
Marquette only has one main resort, the Rippling River Resort, which is a camping resort with rustic and luxury tent sites, RV sites, and cabins. Glamping is even option.