In 1983 the Big Sable Point Lighthouse was listed in the National
Register of Historic Places. It was almost too late. The seawall that
was built in 1943 was breached in the 1970's. Waves from the lake were
threatening the foundation of the tower.
The site was unmanned and abandoned. Mother
nature and common vandals were adding to the damage caused by lack of
After receiving the historic places listing, groups came together to
begin the enormous task of refurbishing the light to its former glory.
The light no longer has the original Fresnel lens. There is a 300mm
plastic optic still in place. The lighthouse is in the state park and is
open during the season.
MOTEL LAKEWOOD - LUDINGTON, MICHIGAN
We are ideally located just north of the city of Ludington, Michigan
we are just minutes away from several area attractions. Our location
at the "split" of M116 and Lakeshore Drive near Ludington gives our
guests a key vantage point for quick travel to the Ludington State
Park, Lake Michigan Beaches, Hamlin Lake, Lincoln Lake, Stearns
Beach Park, Downtown Ludington, Area Golf Courses, Charter Boat
Fishing and much more! Our guests enjoy being within walking
distance of Lake Michigan Beaches, DJ's Dairy Creme and Snack Bar,
Party Store and Bowling Center.
Accommodations and Amenities
Kitchenettes with ovens in all rooms
Microwaves and pots, pans, dishes & silver.
Guest controlled heat and air conditioning
In room touch tone phones
Color cable TV
2 full size beds in each room - Rollaways available
Large parking area
Parking for trailers
Boat battery charging
Daily and weekly rates available
Major credit cards accepted