Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Houghton, MI
919 Razorback Drive
Houghton , MI 49931
Choose the Country Inn & Suites® by Radisson, Houghton, MI for stylish accommodations in the beautiful Upper Peninsula. Less than two miles from Michigan Tech, our hotel makes it easy to visit students and cheer on the Huskies. At nearby Quincy Mine, your family can step back in time and tour real copper mines. Learn more about the area’s mining history and see a vast collection of minerals from the Great Lakes region at the A. E. Seaman Mineral Museum. During the winter months, get a pass to ski and snowboard at nearby Mont Ripley Ski Area.
Enjoy a modern hotel experience with perks like a free, hot breakfast daily and complimentary cookies and coffee 24 hours a day. Visit the indoor pool area where the children can expend energy in the kid’s pool while you enjoy a soothing soak in the hot tub. Bring your canine companion with you and make yourself at home in one of our designated dog-friendly Guest Rooms. Amenities and services include:
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Our Hotel Rooms
Featuring Serta 5000® pillowtop mattresses, our hotel rooms and suites offer a relaxing retreat. After a busy day, you can put your feet up and watch your favorite shows on the 32-inch TV before drifting off to sleep. Standard room highlights include:
If you need additional space for the kids, reserve one of our One-bedroom Queen Suites and enjoy these extras:
Bars & Restaurants
In the morning, enjoy our complimentary, hot breakfast. With options like golden Belgian waffles, fresh fruit, bagels, pastries, eggs and sausage, you’ll find something for everyone in your family.
For lunch and dinner, savor delicious entrees at popular restaurants like Rock House Grille, conveniently located beside the hotel, or The Library Restaurant in downtown Houghton.
Things to Do in Houghton
Take it easy as you cast a line at Portage Lake or tee off at Portage Lake Golf Course. For more of Michigan’s natural beauty, be sure to visit Isle Royale National Park either aboard the Ranger III or by seaplane. Don’t miss these other favorites during your stay:
Michigan Technological University – Originally founded to train engineers for the copper mines, Michigan Tech is now home to more than 7,000 students. You can drive five minutes to watch Huskies games or tour the 925-acre campus.
Keweenaw National Historical Park – Just 30 minutes from the hotel, this park features 21 unique heritage sites. Stop by the Calumet Visitor Center to pick up trail maps and to schedule ranger-guided tours.
Mont Ripley Ski Area – Spend the day skiing on 24 trails and six glade runs at this popular destination less than 10 minutes away. In summer, you can hike to the hilltop for stunning views of Lake Superior and the Huron Mountains.
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Plan Your Next Meeting or Event
When hosting events in Houghton for up to 40 people, choose the meeting room at the Country Inn & Suites. You can rent our audiovisual equipment for digital slideshows or use the DVD player to enhance your event with video presentations.
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100% Non-Smoking Facility
Feel at Home Minutes from Michigan Tech
Situated just off U.S. 41, the Country Inn & Suites, Houghton offers welcoming accommodations that include a complimentary, hot breakfast and free Wi-Fi. The hotel is less than two miles from Michigan Technological University’s charming, intimate campus.
Michigan Tech Facilities
John MacInnes Ice Arena
The John MacInnes Ice Arena is home to Michigan Tech's NCAA Division I hockey team. Seating 4,200 visitors and including 14 rentable luxury suites/skyboxes, the arena was voted the second-best hockey arena experience in Michigan in 2012 by Stadium Journey magazine. In addition to varsity hockey, the arena hosts kinesiology and integrative physiology classes, intramural hockey, recreational skating, youth and adult hockey, figure skating programs, private rentals and special events.
Mont Ripley Ski Area
Mont Ripley welcomes all snow enthusiasts. Owned by the university, this ski area sits between the cities of Houghton and Hancock, just minutes from the Country Inn & Suites. After skiing at Mont Ripley, you’re only a short drive from restaurants, microbreweries, nightclubs and shopping. Mont Ripley is a star attraction of the scenic Keweenaw Peninsula and is home to the most snow in the Midwest.
A. E. Seaman Mineral Museum
The A. E. Seaman Mineral Museum, situated on campus, is the official mineral museum of the state of Michigan. It houses the largest mineral collection of the Great Lakes region on public display and is considered one of North America’s great mineral museums.
Portage Lake Golf Course
Portage Lake Golf Course is a top-quality 18-hole golf course affiliated with Michigan Tech University. It overlooks Portage Lake, part of the body of water connected to Lake Superior and bisecting the Keweenaw Peninsula.
Rozsa Center for the Performing Arts
The Rozsa Center for the Performing Arts fosters a welcoming atmosphere to challenge minds, celebrate ideas, explore possibilities and create a memorable experience through the arts. It’s the place to experience concerts, plays, Broadway shows and student-authored productions.
Student Development Complex
State-of-the-art facilities, modern equipment and enough variety to keep the whole family active and motivated—Michigan Tech’s Student Development Complex (SDC) provides four seasons of recreation and fitness activities for students, faculty, staff, and the whole community.
Shout, “Go Huskies!” at Michigan Tech’s Sherman Field, home field for the GLIAC award-winning men's varsity football and women's varsity soccer teams.
Michigan Tech Trails
Michigan Tech's trail system is located right across the street from the Student Development Complex on the south end of the campus on MacInnes Drive. The 35 kilometers of trails are nationally recognized for both quality and variety of terrain and maintenance.