Stafford's Perry Hotel

Marvel at breathtaking views of Lake Michigan from this iconic Petoskey landmark.

With a history that spans three different centuries, it's safe to say that Stafford's Perry Hotel has stood the test of time. Just one stay at this beautifully maintained property will show you why they've been in continuous operation since 1899.

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Experience the grandeur and elegance of a bygone era.

What it's like

Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, Stafford's Perry Hotel still maintains the same character it had when its doors first opened. With its elegant architecture and tasteful antique decor, the hotel is a living piece of history in the beating heart of Petoskey's famous Gaslight District.

Independent spirit

A heritage of hospitality.

Small touches

Preserving classic architecture while also providing contemporary updates and comforts is easier said than done—and Stafford's Perry Hotel has done it with grace. Current-day travelers won't feel like they're staying in the past as each of the 75 guest rooms has everything needed for a comfortable stay—plush beds adorned with high-quality linens and full bathrooms. The hotel also provides complimentary high-speed WiFi and parking for all guests. Combine these amenities with an eager-to-please staff, and you're sure to have an incredible stay.

Eat and drink

Start your day off right with breakfast in the onsite H.O. Rose Dining Room. With a range of delicious breakfast options, you'll easily find something delicious to satisfy your taste buds. And after a day exploring Michigan's Lower Peninsula, swing by The Noggin Room for pub-style fare, live entertainment, and a refreshing brew. If you're looking for something else, Petoskey's Gaslight District offers plenty of other nearby dining options.

And more

Stafford's Perry Hotel's beauty and ambiance create the perfect atmosphere for a dream wedding. So don't be surprised if you find yourself witnessing someone's special moment, as this hotel is a favorite for couples tying the knot.

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Rooms & Rates

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Located in the historic downtown Gaslight District and within walking distance of the Little Traverse History Museum as well as several shops and restaurants.

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Guest Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Complimentary WiFi
  • Complimentary parking
  • Business center
  • Onsite gift shop
  • The Perry Library (onsite library)

Eat & Drink

Fitness & Recreation

  • Onsite fitness center
  • Veranda Rose Garden (onsite garden)
  • Lewis Street Porch (onsite front porch)

In-room amenities

  • Full bathroom
  • Individual climate control (select rooms only)

Cancellation policy

Reservations must be canceled at least 48 hours prior to arrival to avoid a penalty charge of one night's room and tax. Pre-paid discounted group rates are non-refundable.
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Meetings + Events

Hosting a meeting or wedding? Stafford's Perry Hotel is the perfect choice among Petoskey venues featuring six distinctive meeting and event spaces. To learn more, click here.


Room Name Boardroom Banquet Theater Classroom U-Shape
Resort Room 20 30 40 22 16
H.O. Rose Dining Room -- 200 250 125 --
Boardroom 14 -- -- -- --
Reycraft Room 35 72 100 50 90
Lewis Street Porch 45 -- -- -- --
Rose Garden Veranda -- 50 125 -- --
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