Leelanau Sands Casino & Lodge

The ideal Getaway in Leelanau County and with the surrounding area and our sister properties we encompass infinite activities and attractions unique to Northern Michigan year round.
Discover hidden beaches or snowy wonderlands by Day, and Treasure the unlimited possibilities of Grand Traverse Resort and Casinos by Night. The Dining, Entertainment, Gaming, Spa, Golf and Accommodation options are endless.


One of the Top “20 Best Small Towns” in the CountrySmithsonian Magazine, April 2015.

“Must See American Cities” - Horizon Travel Magazine, Feb 2015

“10 Choice Destinations on the Rise” - Trip Advisor, Dec 2014 

“America's Top 10 Foodie Towns” and “Top 10 Small Towns” Livability.com, June and July 2014

“America's 20 Most Romantic Towns” Travel + Leisure Magazine, April and Feb 2014

“Best Travel Finds” Redbook Magazine, Jan 2014

One of the top destinations for Midwest travel, Leelanau Sands Casino is located
in an area steeped in national accolades for the best of everything.
Golf, skiing, shopping, dining, wineries, breweries – we have it all-
in one of the most beautiful places in America!

Leelanau Sands Casino and Lodge is more than the sum of its parts in Northern Michigan, offering visitors and guests an experience that they will not soon forget and is located only 4 miles north of Suttons Bay in Peshawbestown, MI. Leelanau County has become a popular vacation spot for locals and visitors alike looking to get away while staying close to home or on a big adventure. In fact, people from all over Michigan come to enjoy Leelanau Sands Casino & Lodge while experiencing the natural wonders of the area like Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. Whether you want to enjoy some games at the casino or see some of one of the most beautiful places in America, you won't find a better place to stay and play.