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Schuss Mountain SKI IN - SKI OUT

Bedrooms 1
Property type hotel
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Hotel style room

WINTER SEASON Schuss Mountain offers 46 runs and we are located at the foot of the blue quad chairlift. Truly a ski in and ski out accommodation. Rental equipment is available for boards and skis. Lessons for every ability from beginner to advance are available daily. Extreme Tubing is available at Cider River and a shuttle bus will take you to the site. The indoor pool, sauna and hot tub are only a one minute walk across the circle to the Main Lodge. Ivan's restaurant and pub is located across from the pool. On most weekends there is a live band. Special events are scheduled every weekend.

SUMMER SEASON The indoor pool is open however, the Main Lodge and Ivan's Pub and restaurant are closed. The Schuss side of the resort is mainly used during the winter months to accommodate snow activities. The golf course at Schuss Mt. is open as well as the other three golf courses on the property.

There is a shuttle bus that will take you to the small town of Bellaire. There you will find a movie theatre, restaurants, Shorts Brewing Company - original location. Casinos are close by in Traverse City and Petosky. We also have the room next door and there is an interior door that connects both rooms. # 145 is also on Homeaway # 310582. One bed with kitchenette.

More Details

Property Manager
Joyce Fisher
Member since: 2004
Premier Partner

This HomeAway partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 21, 2018

About Joyce Fisher

Our family has been coming to Schuss Mountain for almost 40 years. We have many changes throughout the years. It is wonderful place to unwind, relax and enjoy the beauty of northern Michigan. The slopes are well groomed and have something for everyone. Some of the boarders enjoy the extreme hill while others enjoy the easy quiet slopes. It's a great place for family time.

Why Joyce Fisher chose Mancelona

We are located at the foot of the blue quad chairlift. It is a one minute walk to the Main lodge where you will find the pool, hot tub and sauna. Ivan's Pub and Restaurant is next to the pool. On weekends there is usually live entertainment. You will have access to all three resorts that are part of the Shanty Creek Resort. Cedar River where there is tubing, and Shanty Creek with a dining room and lounge and another swimming pool area. You can ride the free shuttle bus to each of these areas.

What makes this hotel unique

We also own the adjoining room. This is rented individually, however there is a interior connecting door if you choose to use both rooms. # 145 is also available through property # 310582. This rental has a fully furnished kitchenette, snack bar, queen size bed and full size sofa with two recliners. Not a sofa bed.


Mancelona Hotel Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • hotel
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 24
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Resort ...
  • Ski-In ...
  • Ski-Out ...
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shampoo, conditioner and body wash are included.
  • Several sets of towels are included with the room rate. Hair dryer, iron and board.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 double
  • There are two full size beds. A table that seats four. A microwave, apartments size refrigerator & coffeepot with packets of coffee and tea. A full bath with tub.
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
  • Golf ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Indoor Pool
  • Sauna
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • library
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • gambling casinos
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf privileges optional
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
Children's programs with ski instruction and/or day care are available. The Cross Country trail head is across the parking lot. Ski/boarding lessons are available for everyone. We also have an adjoining room that is rented separately. There is a connecting door # 145 is also on # 310582.


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Schuss Mountain SKI IN - SKI OUT
average rating of 4.1666665 based on 6 reviews

Nice, quiet, and clean

  • 5 of 5

This resort is nestled in between a handful of golf courses and would be a great destination for anyone. There are amenities such as a pool, sauna, hot tub, etc that were at our use. We even had a handful of board games in the room, which by the way was flawless, and I would definitely recommend a stay here.

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the review. It is always great to hear comments from our guests. We strive to make our rental comfortable and the amenities up to date. Glad to hear you enjoyed the golf courses. We are located on the downhill ski side of the resort so during the winter we are close to the lifts however, the location to the Schuss Golf Course and grill is a short walk across the parking lot. Our family has enjoyed the area for many years and we are pleased to share it with our guests. Thank you, Joyce
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Clean, spacious room! Highly recommend!

  • 5 of 5

The room was clean and exactly what we needed. Beds were super comfortable! Only complaint was that the toilet seat was loose (it worked fine). It either needs a tightening or a new seat. We will definitely be back! Thank you!! 😊?

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Relaxing summer getaway

  • 5 of 5

A very clean and comfortable room.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the review. We are always look forward to hearing from our guests. Nice to know it was a relaxing summer getaway for you. We strive to keep our rentals updated and comfortable for our guests. Thank you, Joyce
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Perfect location for ski in/out

  • 5 of 5

Perfect size for a family of four! Everything we needed with a great location!

  • Submitted: Feb 19, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So pleased that you had a great family ski/boarding vacation. The rental is at a ski in and ski out location so that eliminates driving to the slopes. Ivan's restaurant is a short 2 minute walk and on winter weekends there is a bonfire out front on slope side. The pool, sauna and hot tub are only a one minute walk. We have always enjoyed our time with family at Schuss Mountain too. Thank you for the review and hope to see you again next winter. Joyce
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Is what it is

  • 3 of 5

Clean and comfortable. Heater works. Just understand it’s dated and is essentially a motel room. 50 yard walk (down a set of stairs) to the blue lift. It is convenient to Ivan’s Cafe which is good since you won’t be able to prepare meals in the room aside from yummy hot pockets. If you’re ok with not walking out to ski, the same price will get you a nicer two room condo with kitchen (as evidenced by the other family we were with). We personally really appreciated the ski in/out so would stay here again as long as we had somewhere else to relax for the evening.

  • Submitted: Dec 28, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Brian, Thank you for the review. We really like the ski in and ski out too. There is comfortable living room style furniture in the main lodge by the pool with a large screen TV for your use. Our family brings a crockpot and it's so easy to come off the slopes anytime and get soup. In the room is a microwave, small apartment size frig and coffee pot. We supply coffee and tea. Happy New Years and we appreciate your comments. Joyce
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Decent stay

  • 2 of 5

This is an older place, but very clean. The room decor is very 80's, but in good condition. There is a TV with movies. There are board and card games in the room. You can hear the people on the other side talking, laughing, lie! The A.C. did not work the first night, but did the second night. The hot water is very hot, that was awesome! Beds could use some foam or something. There is a fridge and coffee maker. For what I paid this place is great! Would stay again.

  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Golf
1 Miles
across parking lot
Nearest Restaurant
Ivans Pub and Restaurant
Nearest Ski
blue quad chairlift steps from door

During the winter season Ivan's pub and restaurant has live entertainment on the weekends. More information is available at the Main lodge desk. NASTAR competition is held most weekends. NOTE: We also own the adjoining room that is rented independently however does have an inside connection door if you wish to use both rooms. # 145 is available on # 310582. This unit has a kitchenette.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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