Welcome to the Hygge Townhouse

The Townhouse has been intentionally designed to be as cozy, relaxing, and restorative as possible. We hope that you'll unwind and create lasting memories by embracing hygge throughout your trip...
🏠 Address:
124 Gillis St
Traverse City, MI 49684

Save the time of shopping and packing groceries! Stocked delivers to our townhouse and  fridge before you arrive or while you're out

🕓 Check-In: 4 PM (click here to make an early check-in request; we will attempt to accommodate early check-in requests when possible)

🅿️ Parking: Residential garage: 1 space

🔓 Entry: Garage door; Smart lock: code delivered automatically 24 hours prior to arrival

💡Early Arrival Tip: If you arrive in before Check-In, we recommend visiting Fogarelli's for sandwiches, grabbing lunch and pie at Grand Traverse Pie Company, or walking to Front Street for some shopping
🛜 WiFi Login:
Network: Hygge Up North Guest
Password: GetCozy!

 Quiet Hours: 10 PM - 7 AM

🗑 Trash & Recycling: Please bag all trash, deposit in bin out front of building; garbage day is Tuesday

☕️ Coffee: Coffee/tea is central part of hygge so be sure to check out our coffee bar in the kitchen and the accompanying coffee manual

🍴 Kitchen: Our kitchen is equipped with all the basic spices, oils, and cooking utensils/equipment needed for a standard meal; FYI - we don't provide perishable items like condiments, butter, sauces, etc.

Towels and Linens: Fresh towels are located in bathrooms, beds will be made with fresh linens prior to guest arrival; back ups are available upon request

Laundry: Washer and dryer located in laundry room (attached to main floor bathroom); guests are free to use during their stay

Living room: Located next to the kitchen, guests will find ample seating, a smart TV, reading materials, etc.

🔒 Check-Out: 10 AM (need to request a late check-out? Follow this link)

📋 Before checking out we ask that you:

  • Return all furniture, keys, items, etc. to their original resting place

  • Wash, dry, put away all kitchenware

  • Empty the fridge

  • Dispose of garbage in roadside bin

  • Place used towels in washing machine

    • (Optional): start washing machine

  • Strip beds, place linens in designated laundry hamper, leave by front door

    • **Please don't remove mattress protectors from beds**

  • Lock all doors & windows

  • Turn off all lights, appliances, water

  • Check for personal belongings

  • Notify host of any damaged, broken, missing items, etc.

  • (Optional): Tag us on Instagram with your favorite highlights :) @hyggeupnorth

Drive Safe!




Gourmet sandwiches, Italian market & wine
424 W Front St, Traverse City
Local's tip: Grab their pasta, sauce, meatballs & focaccia for a quick authentic meal!

Red Ginger

Asian cuisine & sushi
237 E Front St, Traverse City
Local's tip: Elegant/casual dining room dress code. Casual attire accepted in the bar

Farm Club

Farm, brewery, restaurant & market place
10051 Lake Leelanau Dr, Traverse City

Jacob’s Farm

Family fun
7100 East Traverse Highway, Traverse City

Lil Bo

Classic neighborhood bar
540 W Front St Traverse City
Local's tip: Kitchen is open late! Try the Bigger Than Your Face Pretzel

Loco Boys Brewing Company

Brewery and Mexican restaurant
901 West Front Street, Traverse City


New American restaurant
128 E Front St, Traverse City

The Little Fleet

Open air bar & food trucks
448 E Front St, Traverse City
Distance: 2.9 miles from our home

The Chef’s In

Deli sandwiches, salad bar & soups
519 W Front St, Traverse City
Local's tip: They're almost always busy, so call ahead. Click image icon for menu slips


Rare Bird Brewpub

Local brewery & food
229 Lake Ave, Traverse City
Local's tip: Great beer & cocktails on draft. Try the pork belly nachos!

Left Foot Charley

Urban winery & tasting room
806 Red Dr Suite #100, Traverse City
Local's tip: Great patio. Try the Cinnamon Girl cider. Delish!

7 Monks Taproom

Craft beer taproom & pub fare

Right Brain Brewery

Local craft brewery
225 E Sixteenth St, Traverse City

Rove Estate

Leelanau Peninsula winery
7007 E Traverse Hwy, Traverse City

TC Whiskey Co

A speakeasy-style cocktail bar is located in
201 E Fourteenth St, Traverse City, MI 49684

The Filling Station Microbrewery

Stove oven pizza & craft beer
642 Railroad Place, Traverse City
If you enjoy spicy food like we do, we highly recommend adding the Firebox Sauce!

Chateau Grand Traverse

Winery located on Old Mission Peninsula
12239 Center Rd, Traverse City
Distance: 14.2 miles from our home


Irish pub
400 W. Front Street, Traverse City
Local's tip: Great place to play pool & darts.

North Bar TC

TC’s only year round rooftop lounge
160 E Front St, Traverse City
Local's tip: Great place to watch sports
Scenic Drive - Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore

Things to Do

Sara Hardy Farmers Market

Local produce, baked goods, flowers & more
Parking Lot B, Corner of E Grandview Pkwy @ Cass St, Traverse City
Local's tip: Open Saturdays 730am-12pm(May-Oct) & Wednesdays 8am-12pm(June-Oct)

State Theatre and Bijou by the Bay

Local downtown movie theaters
Downtown Traverse City
Local's tip: Saturday 10am Kids’ Matinees(State Theatre). All tickets only $1!!!

The Village at Grand Traverse Commons

Shopping, dining, tours & more
1200 W Eleventh St, Traverse City
Local's tip: Don't miss the tunnel tours.

Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore

Beaches, hiking & dunes along Lake Michigan
6748 S Dune Hwy, Glen Arbor
Local's tip: Dunes get hot. Morning climbs in Summer are best. Take the scenic drive!

TART Trails

Network of multi-use trails
Grand Traverse & Leelanau counties

Pyramid Point Trail

Hiking trail along Lake Michigan
Basch Rd, Maple City
Local's note: 2.7 miles of hilly hiking with a beautiful lookout. Don't descend the


Homemade ice cream and farm
7263 N Long Lake Rd, Traverse City

Kayak, Bike & Brew

Pedal & paddle brewery tour
708 Boon St, Traverse City
Fresh produce & meats - Oryana



Organic Grocery Store and Café
260 E. 10th Street, Traverse City
Local's tip: The $5 Roasted Chickens on Wednesdays are the best in TC! Get them early!

The Village at Grand Traverse Commons

Shopping, dining, tours & more
1200 W Eleventh St, Traverse City
Local's tip: Don't miss the tunnel tours.

Burritt’s Fresh Markets

Specialty Grocery & Meat Market
509 W Front St, Traverse City
Local's tip: Fresh seafood and great brats for the grill


Gourmet sandwiches, Italian market & wine
424 W Front St, Traverse City
Local's tip: Grab their pasta, sauce, meatballs & focaccia for a quick authentic meal!

Downtown Leland & Fishtown

A fun downtown and active fishing village full of great shops
Leland, MI

Downtown Suttons Bay

Great place to shop & eat
St Joseph St, Suttons Bay
Bike & XC ski rentals, sales & service - Brick Wheels


Brick Wheels

Bike service, sales & rentals
736 E 8th St, Traverse City

JJ’s Just 1 More, Northern MI Tour

Transportation & tours
Norhtern MI


Local grocery delivery service
Delivering Northern MI
Local's tip: Deliveres made into the rental & directly into the frigde before arrival

McLain Cycle And Fitness

750 E Eighth St, Traverse City

Third Coast Shuttles

Tours & custom shuttle services
Traverse City Area
Downtown Traverse City

🍽 Dining
Most local options close by 9pm. Late night food options: Mode's Bum Steer, Lil Bo

🅿️ Parking (map)
Downtown and surrounding streets have metered parking and are strictly enforced (Mon-Sat 8am-6pm)
*FREE parking on Sundays, New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving Day, & Christmas Day

🚻 Public Restrooms (map)

🚲 TART Trails (maps)
A network of multi-use trails in Grand Traverse and Leelanau counties as well as a cross-town bike route

⛱️ Clinch Park
Metered parking
Splash Pad turns off at 6pm

🚗 Transportation
Traverse City has both Lyft and Uber as well as various local taxi companies
Please email us with any questions

Please text us with any questions

If you need to speak with us directly, please don't hesitate to call

Happy Hygge!
The Hygge Up North Team