The Grand Haven and Tri Cities area is a perfect family fun getaway as well as an amazing romantic retreat for two. This prized jewel is positioned right on Lake Michigan and truly has something for everyone. The Grand Haven beach has been recognized as one of the top beaches in the United States by Family Fun Magazine, Good Morning America-Travel Mom and other vacation/travel magazines. When you arrive to Grand Haven, you will see why so many visitors have decided to make this area their annual vacation destination year after year. It's also fun to see how many visitors eventually move here to live on a permanent basis.

You can enjoy the trolley, a historic downtown shopping district, art galleries, charter fishing, the world's largest musical fountain and a 2 1/2 mile boardwalk that takes you from downtown, along the riverfront to Lake Michigan and the sandy beach. Restaurants range from fine dining steak houses to "Pronto Pup" stands and everything in between. You can enjoy 1 of the several coffee houses and/or local brew pubs. The Grand Haven area offers a wide variety of lodging options from family friendly hotels and affordable motels, romantic bed and breakfasts to vacation home rentals and rustic cabins.

If you want more information on the Grand Haven area or desire help planning your accommodations, please click on the Grand Haven Area Convention and Visitors Bureau logo. Make the most of your triathlon and escape to this special resort community with loads of harbor charm and personality.