| The Grand Traverse Resort and Spa is the highest
rated full-service resort facility in Northern Michigan. On the shores
of Lake Michigan, the Grand Traverse Resort and Spa invites attendees to
bring along the family to enjoy this beautiful area. The warm sand at
the Shores Beach Club welcomes all to simply soak up the sun, set sail
on a catamaran, windsurf or charter a sailing vessel. Wave runners,
pedal boats and parasailing provide plenty of excitement the whole
family will enjoy. Away from the beach, attendees can take advantage of
golf, tennis, weightlifting, volleyball, aerobics and racquetball.
|| ABI has arranged for special rates of $155
for hotel accommodations, $190 for Tower reservations and
$229 for one-bedroom condos. Reservations must be made directly
with the resort by May 3, 2004. Reservations may be made
only after you have registered with ABI. Upon payment of the
conference registration fees, you will receive a hotel reservation card
with your conference information. Rooms are held on a first-come,
first-served basis. ABI cannot guarantee any rooms after the specially
rated ABI block is filled. The resort is only 10 minutes from
Traverse City's Cherry Capital Airport. Call (800) 748-0303 to
arrange complimentary airport shuttle service.
ABOUT THE AREA
|Known as the "Cherry Capital of the World,"
Traverse City offers plenty to those who want to explore the area.
Nearby Amon Orchard features a guided tour of the fruit-growing
operation, and wineries and vineyards are within easy driving distance.
The Traverse City area offers a variety of options to suit every
visitor, including shopping, hiking, biking, canoeing and fishing for
|| Avis car rental
discounts are available using the Avis
Worldwide Discount Number (J789009).