The Homestead is a premier waterfront destination resort located in northwest, lower Michigan. Situated on one mile of Lake Michigan beach, The Homestead is surrounded by the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. Guest accommodations include two small hotels, a rustic lodge, an historic inn and vacation homes and condominiums. Exquisite dining and superb recreational opportunities await couples, families, corporate groups and wedding guests. The Homestead also provides Lifetime Skills teaching with partners such as Orvis Michigan fly fishing school and the Dave Pelz Scoring Game School for golf. Located 30 minutes northwest of Traverse City.