Welcome to
Grand Haven

Experience award-winning beaches and the quaint, small-town charm of the Grand Haven Area.

Whether you want a fun family getaway or a romantic retreat for two, this Lake Michigan beach town delivers. Learn area history while riding the historic trolley and take in a nightly performance of the musical fountain – one of the largest of its kind in the world.  Explore biking trails and stroll the boardwalk along the Grand River channel from the historic downtown shopping district to the harbor lighthouses and soft, sandy beaches of Lake Michigan.  See why Coastal Living named Grand Haven the Happiest Seaside Town in America. Come and experience for yourself why so many families and couples make the Grand Haven area their vacation destination year after year.

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Grand Haven
Beaches

You are never more than a few minutes away from miles of accessible soft-sand shoreline and rolling dunes in the Grand Haven Area.

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Stay

You’ll find all the standard accommodation options in the Grand Haven Area, but each offers a little something extra when it comes to making you feel comfortable and eager to extend your stay.

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Shop

An assortment of shops, galleries and markets make up the walkable downtown districts of the Grand Haven Area.

Baked goods in Grand Haven bakery

Dine

The Grand Haven Area has all the dining and drinking staples one would expect to find in a waterfront vacation destination.

Grand Haven State Park beach

Things to Do

The Grand Haven Area is a year-round vacation destination never lacking in the fun-things-to-do department.

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A Winter Guide To Michigan Beachtowns

Plan your winter vacation in Western Michigan along Lake Michigan’s coast to enjoy beautiful scenery and exhilarating activities. Lake Michigan Beachtowns are full of wonder in winter. Marvel at natural ice sculptures as they form before your eyes along the shoreline, or cozy up inside a charming winery, restaurant, or boutique. Tour colorful Christmas lights… Continue reading

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A Fall Guide To Michigan Beachtowns

Fall in West Michigan is one of the most beautiful times of the year. The West Michigan Lakeshore offers a wide range of fall activities, including extraordinary fall color tours through the natural landscape, apple picking, cider tours, hayrides and more. The robust red, orange, and yellow canopy over the fall trails and the historic… Continue reading

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Grand Haven

Get to know the Grand Haven Area, and you’ll discover one of the most genuine, relaxed four-season vacation destinations on Earth.

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