Lodging at Kettunen Center

Northern Michigan’s Full-Service Conference & Retreat Facility

Kettunen Center is located in beautiful northern Michigan and provides group housing year round. Kettunen Center is superbly suited for both large and small group retreats, reunions, conferences and camps. The up north design of the lodges blend with the natural environment, wrapping you in the warmth of nature and the conveniences of daily living.

With a variety of lodging options available and the ability to comfortably accommodate 200 people, Kettunen Center has a room tailored to your needs and your budget. We offer hotel-style lodging and bunk style rooms. There are 70 guest rooms that can accommodate two to four people. Linen and towels are provided for each person. Each guest room overlooks our wooded property, the lake or gardens.

Wireless Internet is available throughout the center including in the main building, the Mawby Learning Center and all guest rooms.

Guest room check out is 10am.


Red Oak Lodge

The Red Oak Lodge is home to our hotel-style rooms. Nestled at the edge of the woods and overlooking the lake, Red Oak offers a splendid setting in which to relax and refresh. This lodge, which is located in the main building, has 23 hotel-style rooms.

Each room has two double beds, a large private bathroom, hairdryer, coffee maker and complimentary toiletries. There are 3 handicapped accessible rooms on each floor. There is also a lounge on each floor with a TV, seating area and mini-refrigerator, microwave and sink.

Total Red Oak Beds: 46


White Pine Lodge

The White Pine lodge also features premium rooms. Remodeled in 2009, this lodge, which is located in the main building, has 10 rooms.

Each room sleeps two to three people and has a private bathroom. A king size bed option is available in some rooms. Kettunen Center offers a handicapped accessible room in White Pine.

Total White Pine Beds: 24


Bunk Lodging:

Aspen, Birch and Cedar Lodges are each an excellent place for groups up to 165 people. Overnight accommodations are available in bunk style rooms for a maximum of 165 people depending on the use of the rooms as singles, doubles, or triples. Each of our lodges have been updated with brand new beds, mattresses, nightstands, and wardrobes in December 2017.    For guests looking for more reasonable-priced lodging, these bunk-style rooms are a perfect fit.  All bunk rooms and bathrooms are handicapped accessible.

Aspen Lodge is connected to the south end of the Mawby Learning Center and has 13 private bunk-style rooms. These rooms have 2 to 3 bunk beds and share a large bathroom with the rest of the floor.

Total Aspen Beds: 54

Birch Lodge is connected to the north end of the Mawby Center and has 13 private bunk style rooms. These rooms have 2 to 3 bunk beds and share a spacious bathroom with the rest of the floor.

Total Birch Beds: 57

Cedar Lodge, remodeled to better accommodate families or small groups, has 6 rooms downstairs and 7 rooms upstairs. These rooms have 2 to 3 bunk beds and each wing shares a bathroom, providing more privacy. In the lower level of Cedar Lodge, there is a kitchenette with a full size refrigerator, sink, dishwasher, microwave, coffee pot and serving items.

Total Cedar Beds: 54