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    Driftwood Resort

    6477 E Houghton Lake Dr, Houghton Lake, MI 48629-8304
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    • Poor4%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Family Rooms
    Accessible rooms
    Business Centre
    Ski-In / Ski-Out
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    Reviewed 5 October 2017

    We stayed in Moose Cottage Sept 25- 30th, not long enough! We loved everything about this place, and look forward to returning. The host(s) couldn't have been nicer or more helpful, with suggestions and answers to all questions. The facilities were immaculate, comfortable, cozy, and...More

    Thank cherylb-rn
    Response from Driftwoodresort, Owner at Driftwood ResortResponded 7 October 2017

    We are so glad you enjoyed your stay here at Driftwood and our Houghton Lake area. It’s nice guests like you that make it all worthwhile. We’d love to see your pictures ... you can just email them to driftwoodresortmichigan@gmail.com, if you’d like, and we‘ll...More

    Reviewed 27 September 2017

    We rented several cabins for the wedding party and had the wedding at the resort right by the lake. It was a beautiful setting, and the owners went above and beyond to make sure we had everything we needed. They were very friendly and accomodating;...More

    Thank Axeman357
    Response from Driftwoodresort, Owner at Driftwood ResortResponded 3 October 2017

    Adam and Nilou, We were more than honored that you choose to have your wedding here at Driftwood Resort. You are a very lovely and beautiful couple, and we wish you the best in the years to come. You are a part of the Driftwood...More

    Reviewed 13 January 2017

    Yet another great stay at the Driftwood resort, but in the winter instead of summer as we've experienced before. They even sorted out snow for snowball fights, a frozen lake to run on, and even a great place to try cross country skiing!! What good...More

    Thank kkrupan
    Response from Karen K, Owner at Driftwood ResortResponded 14 January 2017

    Thank you for the super sweet words about our resort, the Timber Cottage, and Ace's Perch! It always makes us feel great to know that folks have had a wonderful experience here. The nice thing about the Houghton Lake area is that it truly is...More

    Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

    We came up to Houghton for a last minute mini vacation. We had never stayed here but are sure happy we did. The cabins are rustic but clean. Fully functional with a kitchen and bathroom. The owners were very accommodation and made sure we had...More

    Thank katerussrd
    Response from Karen K, Owner at Driftwood ResortResponded 1 September 2016

    Thanks for the kind words! We loved having you stay with us here at Driftwood and hope to see you again soon!

    Reviewed 12 August 2016

    We just finished our second stay at Driftwood Resort and just as last year, we had a wonderful time! This resort is immaculately clean, well taken care of, packed with activities for the whole family, and is located close to shopping and dining. The cottages...More

    1  Thank Robert M
    Response from Karen K, Owner at Driftwood ResortResponded 6 September 2016

    We love our guests! And we are so happy when they are pleased with the resort and enjoy their stay! Thanks for the kind words Robert

    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
    • Location
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    • Michigan >
    • Houghton Lake
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    3 June 2016|
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    Response from Driftwoodresort | Property representative |
    Hi, Sorry this answer is delayed. Since purchasing the resort in 2013 we have had a very tough time getting Trip Advisor to put it under our name rather than Bob and Sheila's (the previous owners) and get all of the... More
    Wyatt L
    28 July 2015|
    Response from Driftwoodresort | Property representative |
    Sorry we missed your question. Hopefully you found a great place to stay for your trip. We actually book by the week during the summer months (with a few exceptions) and have a 2 night minimum for stays. If your plans bring... More
    Room Tips
    "2 bedroom cottage might be a little tight/close for friends- perfect for families though."
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    "The "Timber" cabin is great for larger group of 6-8 to stay together. Otherwise, all cabins are..."
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    "The Timber is great for a large family or 3 sets of couples, very spacious!"
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    "All of the cottages are great."
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