Lodging & Travel

The Copper Country is accessible by airplane, bus, and car, and has a number of lodging options available. The local airport is located just outside of Hancock, with regular and affordable transportation to local communities by taxi. Please read below for information on how to get here and where to stay!



CLICK HERE for an extensive list of lodging options in the Copper Country. Please note there are many high-quality, locally-owned options on this list, in addition to the franchised establishments. 

There are still plenty of lodging options in the Hancock/Houghton area for FinnFest attendees. If you have any concerns or questions regarding lodging, please call our lodging hotline at (906) 523-5511 or (906) 370-3110.


For information on lodging in the Keweenaw contact the


Keweenaw Convention & Visitors Bureau

Phone: 906-337-4579 or  1-800-338-7982


Other regional info on lodging can be found through the following: 

Baraga County Convention & Visitors Bureau

Porcupine Mountains Ontonagon Area Convention & Visitors Bureau

Marquette County Convention & Visitors Bureau


Comfortable and affordable housing in dormitories will be available for reservations soon on the campuses of Finlandia University and/or Michigan Tech University. Please use the links below to connect with the housing department on each campus.

Michigan Tech Dorm Rental - Trish Bennett, coordinator (For more about MTU dorm availability, click on the link here)

Finlandia University Dorm Rental - Leann Fogle, coordinator (FINLANDIA UNIVERSITY'S DORMS ARE CURRENTLY AT MAXIMUM CAPACITY)


If you would like your motel/hotel/cabin/cottage added to this list please contact Kerry Jutila, Lodging Coordinator, at kahanrah@mtu.edu



Houghton County Memorial Airport

As of Sunday, June 16, Houghton County Memorial Airport will offer three daily arrivals and departures via Chicago O'Hare. 

    Fly United Airlines Directly in Houghton County Memorial Airport. Book today.

Indian Trails Motor Coach