Hotels that achieve the prestigious Platinum Award represent the top 3% of hotels within each Choice brand. The awards are based on a ranking system that measures guest satisfaction, product quality, room condition and cleanliness, and staff service. These properties have a proven track record of providing exceptional guest service and facilities.
Supports Green Practices
"Supports Green Initiatives" designates a hotel's participation in an optional environmental program that includes the use of energy-efficient lighting, guestroom towel/linen re-use, and on-premise recycling. "Supports Green Initiatives" does not represent an official certification of any kind.
Instead of the traditional ball, a large cherry drops from the sky at Traverse City's annual New year's celebration. Before the big cherry drop, there is plenty of live entertainment to celebrate the last few hours of the year partying.
Born in Johannesburg and raised in Philadelphia, Gregory Alan Isakov is a singer/songwriter and musician who allows his affinity for traveling to color his music. Weaving Americana threads into his own indie folk sound, he dropped his debut albumRust Colored Stones, in 2003, and has since continued to develop his sonic tapestry with records such as the 2013 LP, The Weatherman.