Big Bear Lodge Welcome to Big Bear Lodge of Alpena!



- Air conditioning

- Cable TV

- Close to the Airport

- Free wireless internet

- Gift Shop

- Heated outdoor swimming pool

- Kids Playground

- Conference room

- Number of floors - 1

- Refrigerator, microwave, and coffee maker in every room

- 20 motel rooms

- Spectacular view of Thunder Bay


Heated Outdoor Pool

The pool is open seasonally. Usually about memorial weekend to labor day weekend. Call for verification.

The Big Bear lodge is the only hotel in Alpena with a heated outdoor pool. Catch some rays, swim, or both!

  • 3 foot shallow end
  • 8 foot deep end
  • 78 to 80 degree water temperature - all the time!
  • Open approximately June - Sept 15, weather permitting. Call for verification.

(No lifeguard on duty)