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Welcome to the historic Portage Point Inn! Please follow us on our journey to revive the Portage Point Inn, and bring it into the 21st century. All photos and renderings of site plans are estimates and subject to change at any time. Now booking condos and cottages. Boat slips also available: nightly and seasonal.

2017 Site Plans

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2016 Site Plans



PPI site plan Inn area color







PPI-Site Plan for Boat Barn Area




Special Use Permit App


Finding of Fact Final PPI 7-20-17
Final Signed SUP 7-28-17 Amendment

PPI Special Use Permit Docs

Current: June 2016 Special Use Permit application

June 2016 Special Use permit narrative
8-4-2016 Draft Approved Special Use Permit (pending legal review)

2016 Site Renderings

PPI Inn Rendering Front View







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Contact Info

To inquire further regarding Portage Point Inn, please call Mariada Gezon @ 231-889-7500 or email at [email protected].

For general information please contact: [email protected]


Portage Point Inn early 1900s
Portage Point Inn – early 1900s, 2
Beach Scene PPI 1910 
Docked at Portage Point Inn 1910
Portage Point Inn Beach 1926
Portage Point Inn – The Casino  1928
Docking at Portage Point Inn – 1931
Portage Point Inn Beach 1945
Playing ball at the PPI 1949
Aerial View PPI 1953
PPI by Jim Drews
Volleyball at the PPI (date unknown)
Laying on the Beach at PPI (date unknown)
Shuffleboard at the PPI (date unknown)
Sailing at Portage Lake near PPI (date unknown)
Portage Point Inn Boat Landing (date unknown)
Scene from the porch of PPI (date unknown)

Current Photos

Portage Point Inn 1-12-2014 1 PPI 6-30-13  PPI 10-19-13 1 PPI 10-19-13 2 PPI 10-19-13 3_edited-1


Article 1: January 2014 PLA Newsletter
Article 2: October 2013 PLA Newsletter
Article 3: Manistee News Advocate 3-23-13
Article 4: Manistee News Advocate 3-19-14 (Brownfield Authority)
Article 5: Manistee News Advocate 3-19-14 (Brownfield Plan)
Article 6: Manistee News Advocate 4-02-14
Article 7: Manistee News Advocate 4-27-15
Video of Portage Point Inn Public Forum Informational Meeting 4-27-15