Get an overview of this hotelHuron wilderness resort, on Lake Erie's shoreline

Golf, beach, shops

Set on 235 acres along the shores of Lake Erie and adjacent to a nature preserve, this self-contained wilderness resort in Huron features a Tom Fazio-designed golf course, specialty shops, and close proximity to water sports.

Creative cuisine

Dining choices at Sawmill Creek Resort include the Salmon Run Restaurant with creative American cuisine, a fine-dining restaurant located dockside, and Black Bear Saloon with savory appetizers and live music.

Urban comforts

Sawmill Creek Resort's guestrooms include complimentary high-speed Internet, TVs with cable, and direct-dial phones with voice mail. Some rooms include gas fireplaces, cozy bathrobes, and compact refrigerators.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

On Lake Erie between the towns of Huron and Sandusky, Sawmill Creek Resort is set on 235 acres with a Tom Fazio-designed golf course. Adjacent to this dog-friendly resort is a 500-acre state-owned nature preserve.

In addition to golf and beach activities, the resort has an indoor swimming pool and 3 tennis courts. Fishing charters and boating expeditions can be booked from the on-site marina (surcharge). Housed within historic 1887 barns are shops that present resort wear, skin-care products, jewelry, and unique gifts.

Numerous dining options include the contemporary Salmon Run Restaurant with creative American fare, a seasonal dockside fine-dining room, plus 2 casual bars serving appetizers, pizza, and more. On weekends, the Black Bear Saloon features dancing and live entertainment.

Sawmill Creek Resort has 12 conference rooms for private meetings, business retreats, weddings, and other events. The resort supplies complimentary WiFi throughout and can also provide catering.

Accessible parking and paths of travel are available at this property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Golf course on site 
  • Indoor pool 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Marina on site 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 4 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 12 
  • Number of restaurants - 5 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Spa tub 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Total number of rooms - 236 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Arcade/game room  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator (on request)  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  


Available in all rooms: Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Refrigerator (on request) 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Shower/tub combination 

Where to Eat

Salmon Run Restaurant - Enjoy a meal in the contemporary dining room overlooking Wilderness Creek and courtyard. The menu of creative American cuisine includes salmon specialties, steaks, seafood, and a wine list. Open for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and Sunday brunch (reservations requested).

Black Bear Saloon - This casual bar and grill serves appetizers, soups, salads, burgers, ribs, pizza, and other light fare. The bar serves beer, wine, and cocktails. Find dancing and live entertainment on Friday and Saturday nights. Open from early evening to late evening.

Mulligan's Pub - Overlooking the pond fountain and golf course, this pub has indoor seating and and outdoor deck. It serves appetizers, soups, sandwiches, burgers, and other light fare including fresh Lake Erie perch. Also available are beer, wine, and cocktails. Open seasonally from mid-morning to late evening.

Mariner's Club - The dockside restaurant and lounge offers a fine dining experience with a menu featuring seafood, steaks, pastas, and a wine list. Seasonal dinner is available on Friday and Saturday. Reservations are required.

Trapper's Outpost - Adjacent to the indoor pool, this restaurant serves sandwiches, salads, pizza, ice cream, and other light fare. Open from early morning to late evening.

Room service - Available from early morning to late evening.

Nearby Things to Do

Sawmill Creek Resort's numerous recreational amenities include a marina where fishing charters and boating excursions (surcharges) may be arranged.

The Tom Fazio-designed 18-hole golf course stretches along the Lake Erie shore amid the state-run nature preserve and wildlife marshes. A clubhouse and pro shop are also on-hand. Guests can hike, walk, and jog around the vast Huron, Ohio property.

An indoor pool has an adjacent spa tub; 3 tennis courts are complimentary, as are basketball and volleyball courts. The complimentary fitness center includes cardio and strength training equipment.Sailing, kayaking, water skiing, and windsurfing opportunities are nearby.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or near the hotel in the Huron area; fees may apply.

  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Basketball on site 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Golfing on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails on site 
  • Volleyball on site 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the "Special or Accessibility Requests" section of "Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 15 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 25 per accommodation, per day
  • Dogs only
  • 1 per room (up to 25 lb)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Resort fee: USD 9.95 per accommodation, per night
The hotel resort fee includes:
  • Pool access
  • Beach access
  • Fitness center access
  • Business center/computer access
  • Internet access
  • Newspaper
  • In-room coffee
  • Parking
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 7.95 and USD 13.95 per person (approximately)
  • Pet fee: USD 25 per accommodation, per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 15 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Sawmill Creek
  • Sawmill Creek Huron
  • Sawmill Creek Resort
  • Sawmill Creek Resort Huron
  • Sawmill Resort
  • Huron Sawmill Resort
  • Sawmill Creek Hotel Huron
  • Sawmill Creek Resort Huron, Ohio

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

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