Delamar Hotel and Resort

Located in beautiful Traverse City, Michigan, this Holiday Inn hotel attracts guests who come to the area for its shopping, nightlife, art galleries, restaurants and several parks and public beaches. The winter is anything but the sleepy season here. When the snow arrives, this beautiful landscape draws outdoor enthusiasts who consider Traverse City one of the country's most beautiful areas.

Do you want to discover the culture of somewhere new, somewhere diverse, somewhere miles away from ordinary? Whether you're pursuing a winter discovering the excitement the great outdoors or hoping to learn valuable skills while growing your network of multicultural friends, you can be sure that your time in beautiful Northern Michigan will leave you inspired by an unforgettable experience. Holiday Inn has hosted exchange students for many years and the team are excited to meet you! 

Holiday Inn is an international hotel chain with high standards for cleanliness and customer service. We’re looking for team players, hard workers and motivated staff to join our team!

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Why You Should Work For West Bay Beach Resort?

·          Possible end of season bonus

·          Housing provided at a great price, within walking distance of work

·          Meal plan provided by Employer!

·          Cultural activities for students throughout the summer!


About Traverse City, Michigan:

Traverse City is located in the state of Michigan. The Traverse City area is the largest producer of tart cherries in the United States. Near the time of cherry harvest, the city hosts the annual week-long National Cherry Festival in the first full week of July, attracting approximately 500,000 visitors annually. Tourism, both summer and winter, is another key industry. The Traverse City area features varied natural attractions, including freshwater beaches, vineyards, a National Lakeshore, downhill skiing areas, and numerous forests. Trip Advisor named Traverse City the number two small town travel destination in the United States.

Traverse City lies on the shores of Lake Michigan in beautiful Traverse Bay. The city is a popular destination for those looking for great food, adventure, and exposure to the vibrant culture of northern Michigan. The downtown area hosts exciting restaurants, breweries, music venues, shops, and art galleries. Come to Traverse City to experience an exciting city with a small town American feel!

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TripAdvisor – Things to Do in Traverse City

Wikipedia – Traverse City – Traverse City

Weather in Traverse City, MI:

In the summer, Traverse City experiences warm temperatures during the day and cools off at night. The average summer temperatures range from 60-80 degrees Fahrenheit.

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How to Get There

Students must notify their Employer of their travel itinerary AT LEAST two weeks before departing to the US. Students should fly into Traverse City (TVC) or Grand Rapids (GRR) which are located 5 miles and 140 miles away from Traverse City. Students can also fly into Chicago and take the Greyhound bus to Traverse City. There is only one bus per day that leaves the in the morning. Please visit for schedules. Students should email Amy Hopkins at before traveling to the US.