Bay Harbor is a global destination, with property owners from twenty-five North American states and three countries. We offer high-end luxury real estate in thirty-two distinct neighborhoods situated on five miles of Lake Michigan shoreline between Petoskey and Charlevoix, Bay Harbor encompasses a world class hotel, conference center, marina, equestrian facility, and golf.
The target market for this development range from middle to upper income brackets of the property owners here, to visitors that come from all over the Midwest to enjoy our resort accommodations, shop or dine in our Village or attend one of the many premier events. Bay Harbor has become known for its revolutionary events including an annual Winter Ice Festival, Art Fair, Vintage Car & Boat Festival, In Water Boat Show and Fishing Tournament. Bay Harbor has been meticulously designed to provide an ultimate lifestyle to all those who visit, offering an elite collection of lifestyles, from the tranquility of The Preserve to the splendor of in-town living at Village Beach, which makes Bay Harbor unique from any place in the world.
Bay Harbor offers unique and fun activities all year round, from water sports to equestrian events to world class golf to cross country skiing. In addition to unsurpassed shopping and dining, Bay Harbor offers unlimited leisure activities, as well as those for more active lifestyles. In the spring of 2006 Bay Harbor became only the 4th port in Michigan to receive the Clean Marina Designation from the Michigan Boating Industries Association. The Clean Marina Michigan Program is a public-private partnership between the Michigan Boating Industries Association, Michigan Sea Grant College Program, and the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality. They also received the honor of being names a Top Ten Port in North America by Motorboating Magazine in March 2006.
The focal point of the community is the Bay Harbor Yacht Club, opening in 1995 with magnificent views of Bay Harbor Lake and Little Traverse Bay. It is the social center of Bay Harbor residents and members who can enjoy an outdoor swimming pool, spa, steam room, fitness room, platform tennis, sandy beach, private dockominiums and a variety of dining room and lounges. There are also many entertaining activities for adults, children and families and a favorite for both casual and fine dining. In May of 2009, the Lange Center, an expansion of Bay Harbor Yacht Club officially opened adding 10,000 square foot of ballroom space, outdoor wrapped porch seating and extra kitchen to facilitate outdoor dining and social functions and large gatherings.
Now that Bay Harbor has hundreds of satisfied homeowners, the community has taken on a life of its own. However, the development still has more building left to do, as there are many home sites still available throughout the entire community. Bay Harbor Company is committed to providing an exceptional lifestyle while it continues its legacy of providing unparalleled excellence and to exceed our customers’ expectations.