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Delta Air Line

(231) 539-8423 Local

(800) 221-1212 National

Closest Airport to Mackinac Island!

Airport Lodging

To submit your lodging facility information for this section, please contact Communications and Web Development Director Beth Anne Eckerle at or call (231) 348-1704.

Pellston Lodge

Stafford’s Crooked River Lodge

Hotel Walloon

Pellston Lodge

Closest lodging to PLN, across the highway from airport entrance

TPellston Lodgehe Pellston Lodge is an independently owned and operated hotel, providing first class service and accommodations.

We are here to serve you and hope you will choose to stay in Pellston at the Pellston Lodge!

Phone: (231) 539-7000
Fax: (231) 539-7010

The Pellston Regional Airport is located just across from us, you can fly in, stay with us and take a shuttle or rent a vehicle to take the short drive to Mackinaw City to hop on a ferry to Historical Mackinac Island, take a ride across the Mackinac Bridge.

Conveniently located just minutes away from the resort communities of Petoskey, Harbor Springs and Mackinaw City. If you want to be near inland lakes for fishing, trails for hiking or snowmobiling, you’ve come to the right place! Skiing is just around the corner also with Nub’s Nob and Boyne Highlands. If you are looking to golf, you can choose one of many courses in the area.

AmenitiesPellston Lodge Room

  • Telephone with a direct line
  • Flat Screen TV
  • Free WIFI internet Connection
  • Free Local Calls
  • Adjustable air-conditioning
  • On Site Guest Washer and Dryer
  • Coffee Maker
  • Pool and Hot-Tub
  • Work out Facility
  • Free Hot Breakfast

Nearby lodging

Stafford’s Crooked River Lodge & Suites

Located about 15 minutes from PLN off U.S. 31 south

6845 US 31Crooked River Lodge
Alanson, MI 49706
Phone: 231-548-5000

Welcome to Stafford’s Crooked River Lodge & Suites, where your up north adventure begins!

Our newest hotel, nestled in Alanson on the picturesque Crooked River on the historic Inland Waterway, is family-friendly and open year round. It features an indoor pool and hot tub and is within arms reach to river and recreational activities.

Stafford’s Crooked River Lodge & Suites boasts 40 Crooked River Roomguest rooms, all with a private balcony overlooking the Crooked River. Each stay includes a continental breakfast.

  • Indoor Pool
  • Whirlpool Spa
  • Breakfast
  • TV – Cable
  • Pets Allowed
  • On The Water

Credit Cards Accepted: Visa, Master Card, Discover, American Express

Hotel Walloon hotel walloon 1

Located about 45 minutes from PLN off U.S. 131 south

4127 M-75
Walloon Lake, MI 49796

Phone: 231.535.5000


Hotel Walloon, where guests can enjoy the charm and hospitality of the early twentieth century along with the comforts of every modern amenity. Settled against the breathtaking backdrop of Walloon Lake, this independently owned and operated boutique hotel features 32 unique, elegant and comfortable guest rooms. Centrally located between Petoskey, Boyne City, Harbor Springs, Charlevoix, Traverse City and Mackinaw, Hotel Walloon is the perfect “home away from home” to enjoy all the adventure Northern Michigan has to offer. We look forward to exceeding guest expectations and adhering to the highest standards of quality, hospitality and character in Northern Michigan.

Amenitieshotel walloon 2

Complimentary Valet Parking

24-hour Concierge Service

Fitness Room

Billiards Room

Outdoor Heated Spa

Complimentary Snacks in our Lobby Area

55’ HDTV

Free WiFi

Private Beach and Patio Access

Turndown Service

Heated Marble Bathroom Floors

… and more!



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Getting Here

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Pellston Airport

(231) 539-8441


1395 North U.S. 31

Pellston, MI 49769

Fixed Base Operator

(231) 539-8442