Freighter's View On The Bay!

Summer | Bay Side of Resort Feighter Crossing the Bay Breath-taking Sunrises Over Whitefish Bay Taken From Our Shoreline


Like us on Facebook Established in the early 1950's, Freighter's View on the Bay offers comfortable overnight accommodations in all seasons. Located on the beautiful shores of Lake Superior's Whitefish Bay, Freighter's View offers you a unique opportunity to unwind, relax, and regenerate. Popular sites in our area include Tahquamenon Falls, Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum, Whitefish Point Bird Observatory, and the mouth of the Tahquamenon River. Paradise is located two miles south with restaurants, gift stores, and a gas station. Situated just a bit north and across the bay from the mouth of the St. Mary’s River, our guests are often delighted to see the Great Lakes freighters as they are moving to and from the Soo Locks.


Freighter's View on the Bay Amenities Include

  • All Linens and Towels are Furnished
  • Attached Carports
  • Community (DNR Approved) Fire Pit
  • Cooking Utensils and Dinnerware
  • Gas Grills
  • Free High-Speed Wireless Internet Access
  • Limited Pet Friendly Accommodations
  • Maximum Occupancy for Each Unit is Four
  • Microwave in the Lobby
  • Picture Windows Overlooking Whitefish Bay
  • Picnic Tables
  • Satellite Direct TV
  • Smoke-Free Units
  • Two Conventional Bikes Available for Guests
    to Use in the Immediate Area
  • Two Kayaks Available for Guests
    to Use in the Bay

Freighter's View On the Bay has 240 feet of lake frontage on Whitefish Bay (Lake Superior) with access to swimming from one of our two sun decks. There are chairs on the decks to relax and watch the huge freighters go by as you enjoy the incredible view.

At night you will often see the lights from freighters passing to and from the Soo Locks as we are located just slightly north and across the bay from the mouth of St. Mary's River. There is a community campfire pit for a nightly bonfire if weather permits to roast hot dogs and marshmallows or just relax. Wood is provided for your campfire. If you're lucky, you might see a full moon rise over Lake Superior or the Northern Lights.

Freighter’s View On the Bay is just two miles north of Paradise, Michigan in the Upper Peninsula. Call 906-492-3266 or 800-236-3277 and make your reservations for a great stay on the shores of Lake Superior. Discounts are applied for two or more night-stays and to card carrying members of the Whitefish Point Bird Observatory.



Paradise, Michigan   |  Member of the Paradise MI Area Chamber of Commerce






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    Summer | A lot of fun for the entire family!
The Calm of the Water Ideal Location for Organizing Diving Equipment Summer Flowers Peeking Out from the Base of a Birch Tree Sunrise Over Canada Just Beyond the Wood Pile
Unit 3 | Includes Small Table Bay Side of Freighter's View Unit 3 | Basic Room Sun Deck Overlooking the Bay
    Autumn | Welcome Birders and Fall Color Watchers
Steps to the Dock M123 South Unit 4 | From the South View of the Bay from the South
Bay View of Dock Unit 4 Includes Kitchen One of Two Decks Overlooking Bay Unit 4 | Kitchenette
    Winter | Open Year Round to Accommodate Snowmobilers and Snowshoe Enthusiasts
Ice Shelf Sunrise Over Just Beyond the Ice Shelf Snow Mobiler's Dream Whitefish Point Road South
Unit 1 | Basic Room Freighter;s View on the Bay Unit 1 | Includes Love Seat Steps to the Water from the South
    Spring | Welcome Bird Watchers!
Daiseys Dancing Near the Bay Swans Visit Our Shore Spring | A Splash of Color Duck Family Training Along the Shore
Unit 2 | Kitchenette View from Whitefish Point Road Unit 2 Includes Kitchen Steps to the Sun Deck, Steps to the Dock








Freighter's View On the Bay!


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Lots To Do In The Area. . .

  • Bicycling
  • Boating
  • Canoe Rentals
  • Casinos
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Fishing
  • Four Wheeling
  • Golfing
  • Great Lakes Diving
  • Hiking
  • Horseback Riding
  • Ice Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Lighthouses
  • Snowmobiling
  • Snowshoeing
  • Swimming
  • and More
Open All Year Round For Your Convenience!

Planning your visit? The Paradise Area Chamber of Commerce has posted their calendar of events. Check the calendar to see what might be scheduled during your stay: Paradise Area Chamber of Commerce, Calendar of Events

Tahquamenon Falls
Pictured Rock Tour

Scenic Drive To . .


*Mileage is approximate.








Open All Year Round For Your Comfort!!

Contact Us


10346 North Whitefish Point Road
Paradise Michigan USA 49768
906-492-3266
800-236-3277
Email: info@freightersview.com

Your Hosts are Duanne and Nikki Craig
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02.22.2014