Local Dining

B.C. Pizza – Carryout or Delivery

Brutus Camp Deli – Breakfast and lunch

Dutch Oven Bakery, Cafe and Deli – Breakfast and lunch

Hoppies Landing at Pellston Regional Airport – Lunch and dinner

Parks Place Cafe – Breakfast and lunch

Northwood Family Restaurant – Lunch and dinner

Vivio’s Italian and American Restaurant – Dinner

Dining at Stafford's

Stafford’s Bay View Inn – Petoskey

The Noggin Room Pub at Stafford’s Perry Hotel – Downtown Petoskey

H.O. Rose Dining Room at Stafford’s Perry Hotel – Downtown Petoskey

Stafford’s Pier Restaurant – Harbor Springs

Stafford’s Weathervane Restaurant – Charlevoix

Things To Do

This beautiful area, rich in native history provides the ideal jumping off point for all things north. A world of exploration lies right at our doorstep.

  • Fish Pond
  • Paddle Boats & Kayaks
  • Enjoy Our Outdoor Fire Pit
  • Hike The Nature Trail
  • Fish From The Dock
  • Take A Walk Downtown
  • Relax By The Fire Place
  • Play A Game Of Pool
  • Snowshoes are available to our lodging guests
  • Explore The Inland Waterway: Windjammer Marina & Two Loons Lagoon are recommended for boat rentals in the area.
  • Rent a Snowmobile: County Wide Services of Harbor Springs (approximately 8 miles from Alanson), Indian River Sports Center  (approximately 13.5 miles from Alanson), Burt Lake Marina (approximately 10.5 miles from Alanson)

The Loft

Please enjoy our cozy loft located above the main lobby during your stay.

Guests may enjoy games, a 53-inch TV, card tables and a pool table. Lots of space to stretch out for some family fun! 

Or, curl up on one of the sofas with book from our shelf. We have many to share and our collection is growing.

The loft is accessible by stairs only.

The Little Lodge

Under the main stairs in our lobby is Stafford’s Little Lodge!

Children can read and play while adults relax in our cozy lobby.

Children should be supervised at all times.