Nestled on a pristine sugar-sand beach on the shores of Lake Michigan, the Traverse City Holiday Inn West Bay Hotel offers a perfect combination of area attractions and amenities. Conveniently located within walking distance to downtown Traverse City shopping, nightlife, art galleries, and restaurants, in addition to several parks, public beaches and the Hagerty Conference Center is why we are the premiere hotel in Traverse City. There are many fun things to do such as hiking, biking, hunting, fishing, swimming, boating, water sports, skiing, golfing, snowmobiling, snow shoeing, gambling, shopping, golfing, agricultural tours, winery tours, charter fishing excursions, dune climbing, canoeing, kayaking, tubing, ice fishing, parasailing, and more! Other area attractions include Sleeping Bear Sand Dunes National Park, Leland's Fishtown, Lighthouses, Fall Colors, Turtle Creek Casino, Leelanau Sands Casino, Interlochen Arts Academy, Dennos Museum, Music House Museum, Downtown Historic District, Grand Traverse Mall, National Cherry Festival, Traverse City Film Festival, Horse Shows By the Bay, and the Festival of the Senses. Come see why we are the best Traverse City hotel!