The lodge

From our exterior deck to even the lamps we have thoughtfully combined the historic Fishtown feel with the comforts of modern living. Falling Waters Lodge is the one and only place you can experience modern Fishtown. 

new floors

new kitchenettes

new exterior deck

new furniture

new art

new owners


the area



Leelanau County is the most beautiful county in Michigan. The center of Leelanau County is the town of Leland and in the middle of Leland is Falling Waters Lodge. Right across from Fishtown and on the Leland Dam, the location of Falling Waters Lodge is unbeatable. 

10 steps to the beach

fish off our balcony

in the heart of Leland and Fishtown

short drive to Glen Arbor, Northport, Lake Leelanau, Suttons bayCedar, Empire and Traverse City

food to write home about

over 50 wineries to explore

Bike, hike, drive, swim, boat, explore. Adventure awaits no matter what your mode of transportation

Events all year round

The most beautiful place in Michigan

  • wifi
  • pet-friendly
  • limited parking
  • mini-fridge & coffee maker in every room
  • kitchenettes in some rooms
  • reading nooks in some rooms

the amenities