Safety Measures & Precautions

The health and safety of our associates and guests is a top priority. As the COVID-19 situation continues to evolve, we are actively monitoring guidance provided by public health officials, and we want to assure our visitors that additional sanitary measures are in place to maintain a healthy environment and limit the spread of germs. In addition to our regular and very thorough cleaning procedures, we are currently taking extra precautions, including:

  • Housekeeping is using EcoLab Peroxide Cleaner and Disinfectant Spray on all surfaces that guests or employees might touch in common areas, including the front desk, guest elevators, lobby restrooms, stairwell handrails and more.
  • Inside guest rooms, we are using EcoLab Peroxide Cleaner and Disinfectant Spray and always change to new, clean rags between rooms.
  • All high touch surfaces are being cleaned and disinfected several times throughout the day in guest corridors.
  • Guest check-in reception area is being cleaned every 30 minutes including all counters, pens, phones, and PIN pads.

We look forward to the opportunity to welcome you soon!

Plan a Romantic Getaway this Fall in Grand Rapids

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Fall in love this fall.

Are you seeking the perfect destination to ignite romance and create unforgettable memories? You can look no further than Grand Rapids, Michigan. With its picturesque landscapes, charming downtown area, and vibrant fall foliage, Grand Rapids offers the ideal setting for a romantic getaway this fall. Whether you're celebrating an anniversary, a special occasion, or simply looking to reconnect with your loved one, Grand Rapids has something for every couple. Get ready to fall in love all over again as we explore the enchanting experiences that await you in this captivating city.

As the leaves change colors and a crispness fills the air, Grand Rapids transforms into a magical wonderland. From scenic parks drenched in hues of red and gold to cozy coffee shops perfect for sipping warm beverages, this city exudes a romantic ambiance that will sweep you off your feet. So, pack your bags, leave your worries behind, and let Grand Rapids be the backdrop for your next romantic escapade.
It doesn't matter if you're a local or a visitor. There are plenty of romantic activities to indulge in. From scenic walks along the Grand River to exploring the local art scene, Grand Rapids offers many experiences that will make your heart flutter. So, grab your partner's hand and embark on a journey of love and adventure in this charming city.

Fall Foliage and Nature Retreats

One of the most enchanting aspects of fall in Grand Rapids is the vibrant display of colors that adorn the city's landscape. Take a leisurely stroll through Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, a botanical oasis that comes alive with breathtaking autumnal hues. Immerse yourself in nature as you wander hand in hand through the Japanese Garden, surrounded by vibrant red maple trees and tranquil ponds. This serene setting provides the perfect backdrop for a romantic picnic or a stolen kiss beneath the falling leaves.
If you are a nature enthusiast, visiting the nearby Robinette's Apple Haus & Winery is a must. Explore the apple orchards, handpick the juiciest apples together, and savor the fall flavors. Indulge in a wine-tasting experience and discover new flavors that will tantalize your taste buds. As the sun sets, cozy up by the fire pit with a glass of wine and bask in the warmth of each other's presence. Fall in love with the beauty of nature and the joy of simple pleasures at this idyllic retreat.


Culinary Delights and Cozy Cafes 

Food has a way of bringing people together, and Grand Rapids is a haven for food lovers. Indulge in a culinary adventure with your loved one and experience this city's vibrant food scene. Start your day with a leisurely brunch at Anna's House, a charming café known for its delicious breakfast options and cozy atmosphere. Savor mouthwatering omelets, fluffy pancakes, and freshly brewed coffee as you enjoy each other's company in this intimate setting.

Grand Rapids is home to a wide range of culinary delights; one place that stands out is Burger Theory. In the Holiday Inn Grand Rapids Downtown, Burger Theory offers a unique and mouthwatering dining experience. From juicy burgers made with locally sourced ingredients to crispy fries and refreshing craft beers, this restaurant has something to satisfy every craving. If you're staying at our hotel, you can enjoy their delectable offerings from the comfort of your room by ordering room service. 

After dinner, satisfy your sweet tooth at Love's Ice Cream. This artisanal ice cream shop offers a rotating selection of unique flavors, from lavender honey to bourbon caramel. Hand in hand, share a scoop or two as you stroll through downtown Grand Rapids. The twinkling lights and charming architecture create a picturesque backdrop for a romantic evening stroll.


Art & Culture 

Grand Rapids is a city that embraces creativity and celebrates the arts. Immerse yourself in the local art scene and ignite your passion for culture alongside your loved one. Start your artistic journey at the Grand Rapids Art Museum, where you can admire a diverse collection of artworks spanning various genres and periods. Discuss your favorite pieces and let the art spark conversations that deepen your connection.

For a more immersive experience, explore the vibrant street art that adorns the walls of downtown Grand Rapids. Take a leisurely walk through the city streets and stumble upon colorful murals and thought-provoking installations. Let the art inspire you and ignite your creativity as you explore the city's hidden corners together.

End your cultural escapade with a visit to the Grand Rapids Public Museum, just steps away from the hotel. This renowned museum offers a fascinating journey through the history, culture, and natural wonders of Grand Rapids and beyond. Explore captivating exhibits showcasing the region's rich heritage, from indigenous peoples to industrial evolution.


Your Perfect Destination

Grand Rapids is the perfect destination for a romantic getaway this fall. With its stunning fall foliage, cozy cafés, vibrant food scene, and thriving art community, this city offers many experiences that will make your heart flutter. Take the time to reconnect with your loved one, indulge in the beauty of nature, and create lasting memories against the backdrop of this enchanting city. I fell in love all over again this fall in Grand Rapids.