Living the life in a cozy, historic and luxurious resort area. Home to the famed Earl Young Mushroom Houses and the gorgeous Castle Farms. Take away all of the stress of the big city and relax on the cool, romantic shores of Lake Michigan. The city is situated between Lake Michigan and the western end of Lake Charlevoix, which drains into Lake Michigan through the short Round Lake/Pine River complex in the heart of downtown Charlevoix. The Charlevoix South Pier Light Station marks the opening of the channel onto Lake Michigan. Charlevoix’s Round Lake has been called “the best natural harbor on Lake Michigan.”
Whether relaxing on one of the unspoiled beaches on Lake Charlevoix or yachting on Lake Michigan, this is the place for those who love the charm of a coastal city. Experience the beauty of it’s natural preserves and hiking trails on horseback or even playing a round of golf. There is something here for everyone!