Member of the Traverse City Chamber of  Commerce, Leelanau Peninsula Chamber of Commerce and West Michigan Tourist Association

Amber Sands Resort, LLC

(231) 256.9571  

                                     Amber Sands is a Member of the Leelanau Peninsula Chamber, West Michigan Tourist Association, The Lake Leelanau Lake Association and the Leelanau Conservancy.



Your Dream Vacation Awaits

Now is the perfect time to book your dream vacation at Amber Sands Resort. We have openings available for the upcoming seasons. When making your vacation booking, please remember that we have a no-pets policy. For your convenience, our daily and weekly rates are discounted by 25% before Memorial Day and after Labor Day. Please book early to avoid disappointment. The available dates and cabins shown below are subject to change without notice.


                                                                                             


  • Fall 2022
  • October 1st - 8th: Cottage #6 booked for the week, Cottage #2 booked 10/3 - 10/10, Cottage #4 booked 10/7 - 10/9
  • October 8th - 15th: Cottage #6 booked for the week, Cottage #7 booked 10/9 - 10/15, Cottage #4 booked 10/10 - 10/19, Cottage #2 booked 10/3 - 10/10
  • October 15th - 22nd:  Cottage #2 booked 10/19 - 23rd
  • October 22nd - 29th: Cottages #4 & #6 booked for the week, Cottage #5 booked 10/21 - 10/23
  • October 29 - CLOSED FOR THE 2022 SEASON
  • Spring 2023
  • May 6 - 13th: OPEN FOR THE 2023 SEASON
  • May 13th - 20th:
  • May 20th - 27th:
  • Mayt 27th - June 3rd:
  • Junw 3rd - 10th:
  • Summer 2023
  • June 10th - 17th:
  • June 17th - 24th:
  • June 24th - July 1st:                   Cottage #6 booked                                                          5 cottages available
  • July 1st - 8th:                            All Cottages Booked
  • July 8th - July 15th:                   Cottages #2 & #5 Available 
  • July 15th - 22nd:                       All Cottages Booked
  • July 22nd - 29th:                      Cottages #4 & #5 Availale 
  • July 29th - August 5th:             Cottage #5 Available 
  • August 5th - 12th:                    Cottages #3 & #5 Available
  • August 12th - 19th:                   Cottage #6 booked                                                                              5 cottages available
  • August 19th - 26th:                   Cottages #2, #3, and #5 Available                                                        Cottages #4, #6 #7 booked
  • August 26th - September 2nd:  Cottage #6 booked
  • September 2nd - 9th:               Cottage #6 booked
  • September 9th - 16th: 
  • September 16th - 23rd:
  • September 23rd - 30th:             Cottage #6 booked
  • September 30th - Oct. 7th:        Cottages #4 & #6 booked 9/30 - 10/5


Directions from Traverse City, Michigan

Drive north on M-22 around the West Arm of Grand Traverse Bay approximately 2 miles until you approach one of the county's few traffic lights. Turning left at the light will place your vehicle on Cherry Bend Road. Proceed 4 miles on Cherry Bend until you reach a stop sign. The cross street is South Lake Leelanau Drive. Turn right at the Stop Sign onto South Lake Leelanau Drive, and drive 8 miles north until you pass our large (Amber Sands Resort) sign, which will be on your left. Turn left at the first driveway past our sign, and proceed straight to the end of the driveway. You are at Amber Sands Resort!