The Inn at Harbor Shores

Stay on one of the oldest harbors in the Great Lakes.

Encapsulating the charm of St. Joseph, Michigan, The Inn at Harbor Shores paints a vivid portrait of coastal elegance, unparalleled adventure, and culinary wonders. Find both adventure and relaxation during your stay at this world-class resort, which echoes the rhythms of the historic Great Lakes harbor.

Star Rating

Orange starOrange starOrange starHalf white starWhite star

powered by
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating

Stay. Play. Dine. Unwind.

What it's like

Drawing inspiration from the timeless coastal architecture found in late 19th and early 20th-century Lake Michigan hotels, The Inn at Harbor Shores showcases a design that radiates an ambiance of understated grandeur. The Inn seamlessly blends this vintage charm with 21st-century conveniences to provide guests with a one-of-a-kind experience. Take in serene views from your room's private balcony, feel the excitement as you tee off at the property's Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course, the only one on Lake Michigan, or simply unwind and savor life's simple pleasures at The Inn at Harbor Shores.

Independent spirit

Escape to elegance.

Small touches

Each of the 92 guestrooms has been thoughtfully designed to create a unique and memorable experience for every guest. Every room boasts a private balcony, offering direct views of The Inn's stunning surroundings. Take a rejuvenating dip in one of the property's indoor or outdoor pools, pamper yourself at the full-service spa, or explore the diverse terrain on the trail network with over 12 miles of walking trails.

Eat and drink

Your culinary journey at The Inn at Harbor Shores is sure to be an unforgettable one. Plank's Tavern on the Water offers a taste of American cuisine in a setting that celebrates the local landscape and history. Rise & Vine serves dual roles, transforming from a cozy coffee shop by day into a sophisticated wine-tasting bar by night. At The Grille at Harbor Shores, indulge in the chef's "upscale menu with a twist," paired with a selection of local craft beers and wines, all set against the breathtaking backdrop of a Southwest Michigan sunset.

Back to top

Rooms & Rates

Back to top


Located in St. Joseph, Michigan, on the shores of Lake Michigan, just 90 minutes east of Chicago, 3 hours west of Detroit, and 3 hours north of Indianapolis.

Back to top


Guest Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Valet dry cleaning service (fees apply)
  • Daily resort fee (9% of room rate) is applied to all reservations and includes:
    • High-speed WiFi
    • Onsite parking 
    • Business services
    • Use of guest shuttle 
    • Access to pools and hot tub
    • Access to fitness center
    • Bike rentals

Eat & Drink    

Fitness & Recreation    

In-room amenities

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath products
  • Bathrobes
  • Hairdryer
  • Seating area (select rooms only)
  • Sleeper sofa (select rooms only)
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Tablet
  • Mini fridge
  • Coffee maker
  • In-room safe
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Private balcony
  • Air conditioning

Cancellation policy

Reservations must be canceled at least 72 hours prior to arrival to receive a refund of the total deposit amount, equal to the first night's room, tax, and fee.
Back to top