Spanish for "Beautiful Sight," Bella Vista truly is located in a wonderful setting. The motel is quaintly positioned on the waterfront in the heart of Copper Harbor, Michigan. Both of our modern motel units overlook the harbor and majestic Lake Superior. Bella Vista also has eight individual cabins on the grounds. Close by you will find the Keweenaw Mountain Lodge Golf Course, Fort Wilkins State Park, Copper Harbor Lighthouse and Museum, the Estivant Pines Nature Sanctuary, numerous shops and delectable eateries. If your are continuing your travel to Isle Royale National Park, the Isle Royale Queen passenger ferry is only a block from the Bella Vista!The Keweenaw Peninsula and Copper Harbor is one of the top vacation destinations in the Midwest. Miles of public shoreline, state forestland, freshwater lakes and other natural splendors provide endless fun in the sun! Copper Harbor is also home to the Copperman Triathalon, Fat Tire Bike Race, Art in the Park, Civil War Encampments and much, much more!


Extremely popular among our guests, the Lakefront Motel Unit offers 13 comfortable rooms with the best views of Copper Harbor. You won't find a better seat to watch the largest Fourth of July fireworks display in the Keweenaw! Each room features a lakeside walkout door with immediate access to the waterfront. Gift shops and eateries are only a few blocks from the Bella Vista and the Isle Royale Queen ferry service is right around the corner!

All lakefront rooms include cable television and dedicated parking. Self-serve ice is available in the motel lobby and complimentary coffee is available each day starting at 6:30 AM. The Bella Vista also offers free use of its canoes for its guests. See the motel office for details.


Many of our guests check in to our two-story motel unit in advance of traveling over Lake Superior to Isle Royale - hence the name, Isle Royale House. With an elevated view of the Bella Vista grounds and partial views of Copper Harbor, the second floor offers a unique vantage point combined with modern comforts. Waterfront access is only a short walk and our central location in the heart of Copper Harbor puts you only minutes away from a variety of local attractions! Get out and explore our beautiful area. We'll be here when you're ready to take a load off! Isle Royale House has nine total rooms. For room sizes and additional information, check rates below.


Our cabins provide the Bella Vista guest a different lodging experience. Once inside, you'll have your own kitchen complete with refrigerator, microwave, range oven and sink. If you'll be traveling with the entire family or friends, each cabin offers complete privacy from the rest of our guests. Picnic tables, outdoor grills and dedicated parking are appreciated bonuses with each cabin. Cabins 1 - 6 are near the motel office and border Bernard and Seventh streets. Cabins 7 and 8 are closest to the water between our motel units. Check rates below for more information.

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