Welcome to Strongs Tavern

Stop in for a drink, stay for the night, fill up for the journey, and explore the beauty that is Michigan's Upper Peninsula.

Come relax with us...

Wide Selection of Beers

Historic Tavern

Originally built in the early 1900's and recently remodelled our tavern offers a cosy place to relax after a long day enjoying the outdoors.


We offer motel rooms and long-term rentals.  Centrally located in the Eastern UP you have everything you want right outside your door.

Grocery and Fuel

We stock a limited selection of groceries and fuel so you can spend more time enjoying yourself.

We are centrally located in the Eastern UP on M-28 with short drives to Sault Ste Marie, Paradise, Whitefish Point, Newberry, and Tahquamenon Falls.

Quick access to trails and thousands of acres of public access land is at your doorstep.

Strongs Motel & Tavern

28952 W M 28
Eckerman, Michigan 49728

Open 9am - 12am

(906) 274-5548

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What people say about us...

If you are looking for the charm of the Upper Peninsula - this is definitely the place to stop...

A. Hanson

Had a great stay! Very accommodating and friendly people. Nice rooms and great to have gas available before you hit the trails.

S. Glazier

Great service and atmosphere! You have to visit and see the new decor! 

T. White