The city of Houghton offers the most abundant collection of places to stay in the Keweenaw making it a great option for families and business visitors. Brand-loyal travelers can find several hotel options in Houghton with popular amenities including swimming pools, free WiFi, parking and breakfast services.
Houghton is the Keweenaw’s Big City. It’s historic downtown hosts a collection of one-of-a-kind restaurants, local shops, and year-round outdoor recreation opportunities. Located on the southern shore of the Keweenaw Waterway, visitors have easy access to Michigan Technological University and experiences like the Rozsa Center for the Performing Arts, the A.E. Seaman Mineral Museum, and Mont Ripley Ski Area.
Within Houghton’s city limits, travelers can find miles of summer and winter trails great for hiking, biking, skiing and sledding. But it also serves as a basecamp for day trippers heading to Copper Harbor, Mount Bohemia and Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park. Travelers to Isle Royale National Park can take the Ranger III ferry out of Houghton or the nearby seaplane.