Welcome To Columbiaville
The William Peter Mansion is located in the heart of Columbiaville Michigan and offers guests an array of activities both in and around the village. Lapeer is a short 20 minute drive from Columbiaville. Or visit Frankenmuth, located 35 minutes from the Mansion.
Southern Links Trailway - Enjoy hiking, biking, and horseback riding along the Southern Links Trailway located one block from the William Peter Mansion. This non-motorized Trailway is fully paved and spans 10.2 miles through the villages of Columbiaville, Otter Lake, and Millington. Visit www.southernlinkstrailway.com
Holloway Reservoir - Offers boating, fishing, skiing, and other water-based activities along the Holloway Reservoir just a block from the Mansion. Holloway Reservoir spans 1,975 acres and is part of the Genesee County Parks. For more information on Genesee County Parks visit www.geneseecountyparks.org
Falcon's Nest Family Dining- Located down the street, guests can dine at Falcon's Nest Family Dining for some hometown grub. Come enjoy a burger with homemade chips or one of their healthy meal options! Dine-in or get it to go!
The Village Station- Across the street, guests will find The Village Station that offers homemade pizza, subs, salads, and much more. Located with The Village Station is The Village Station: Gas Station, for guests to fill up their vehicles and head out for the day.
Walker’s: Convenience Store and Deli- As guests travel through town, they will find Walker’s: Convenience Store and Deli. At Walker’s guests can purchase homemade pasta salads, deli meats, and cheeses, or any of their daily specials.
Places to Shop
Downtown Lapeer- Enjoy your downtown thoroughfare, lined with clothing and specialty gift shops, gourmet and American fare, health and beauty services, home furnishings and more. Visit www.ci.lapeer.mi.us
Frankenmuth- Michigan's Little Bavaria. Lots to see and do in this lively German town. Shopping, dining, and year round activities await! For more information please visit www.frankenmuth.org
Frankenmuth River Place Shops- Enjoy over 40 unique shops and attractions. Spend the day at Frankenmuth's very own "German Themed" outdoor shopping mall. For more information please visit www.http://frankenmuthriverplace.com
Bronner's- The World's Largest Christmas Store where a spectacular Christmas wonderland awaits you the size of one-and-a-half football fields. For more information please visit www.bronners.com
Birch Run Outlet Stores- The largest outlet mall in the Midwest, Prime Outlets – Birch Run features 145 brand-name outlet stores, from COACH Factory, Pottery Barn Outlet, Polo Ralph Lauren Factory Store, Nike Factory Store, Gap Outlet and Tommy Hilfiger – all at savings of up to 65%. Located at Exit 136 off I-75. For more information please visit our website.
Places to Dine
E.G. Nicks Grill & Tavern -For over 60 years, it has been our family's tradition to provide our guests the finest food and highest quality of service. Located at 825 South Main Street in Lapeer. 810-664-6200
Blind Fish Grill- Casual restaurant offering seafood, steaks & other American fare, plus a full bar with craft drafts. Located at 1723 Demille Road in Lapeer. 810-245-9091.
Bavarian Inn Restaurant- German-themed dining rooms offer a variety of meals - from Frankenmuth-style chicken to Wiener Schnitzel, Vegetarian and Gluten Free menus. Located at 713 South Main Street in Frankenmuth. 989-652-9941.
Zehnder's of Frankenmuth- Our tradition of good taste began over 150 years ago when The Exchange Hotel opened its doors in 1856. In its nine dining rooms, which can seat more than 1,500 guests, Zehnder's offers a full-service menu that features all-you-can-eat family-style chicken dinners, seafood, steaks, fresh baked goods and European desserts. Each year, Zehnder's serves nearly a million guests with the superb hospitality that has made it a world-wide attraction. Located at 730 South Main Street in Frankenmuth. 844-794-5981