The Stearns Hotel was built in 1903 by lumber baron Justus Stearns as Ludington’s first major hotel. While updated substantially since then, the Stearns retains many historic elements of its early twentieth-century heritage.
We’re the closest accommodation to shopping, dining, and the carferry. Parks, marinas, and beaches are nearby. There’s ample parking for boats and trailers, and we’re always open. Sorry, no pets allowed.
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Clean, Comfortable Rooms
Our ballroom, with history down to its bones, is timelessly romantic. The Stearns has been hosting parties for over a century. Our continued dedication to excellence means that in carrying on this time-honored tradition, you will be able to benefit from that experience.
We offer full bar service and a kitchen for caterers. We can also provide china, flatware, glassware, linens, chair covers, and sashes of different colors—whatever you desire.