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Riverside Resort at Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore

Minutes away from the Crystal Lake, we are located on the U.S. Highway 31 south of Benzonia, Michigan. Hanmer’s Riverside Resort is a family-owned recreational resort that holds a good reputation as a traditional family vacation spot since 1975.

Hanmer’s has provided quality and consistency to its guests, year after year. We offer Nine modern, smoke-free, riverside cabins that are fully equipped with dishes and cooking utensils for your convenience. Each cabin offers a spectacular view of the Betsie River. Hanmer’s offers two riverside campsites, equipped with hookups and an indoor pool and spa to relax in. 

All cabins & Pool area are sparyed after each guest to keep our resort safe from COVID-19

Hanmer’s has everything you need for the perfect family vacation

Choose a season for a family vacation, fishing, hiking, fall hunting, golf, shopping, and much more!

A couple staying at a resort by the river in sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore

Plan your next family event with Hanmer’s!

Choose us for:

Family Reunion

Summer Getaway

Fishing Trip


Every month we offer unique opportunities for fun and new adventures.

Come discover Hanmer’s Riverside Resort & Livery on the Betsie River!

Hanmer’s has something to offer everyone!

Visit Hanmer’s Rate Page for pricing.


Check our online reservations for availability and pricing.

Wild Mushroom Hunting

Have you ever wanted to hunt for your own wild mushrooms? Now is the time for you to go out and explore the woods for Morel and birds watching.  May to October is usually the best time when you can find different varieties of mushrooms such as Morels, Chantrels or even Chicken of the Woods. We have state & local maps to help you find the state land. 



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