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

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free WiFi
Pets allowed
Indoor pool
Outdoor pool

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.

Languages Spoken

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.

  • Bar/lounge 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Indoor pool 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Marina on site 
  • Business center 
  • Conference space 
  • Express check-out 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 12 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Concierge services 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Outdoor tennis court 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Spa tub 
  • Total number of rooms - 236 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 4 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Wedding services 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Golf course on site 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor tennis court  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Refrigerator (on request)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Number of bathrooms -  
  • Partially open bathroom 
  • Refrigerator (on request) 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 

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.

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


If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

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

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available during limited hours. Contact the property in advance to get details.


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • 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 property 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.
No rollaway/extra beds available


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Resort fee: USD 9.95 per accommodation, per night
The 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 for adults, USD 5.95 and USD 11.95 for children (approximately)
  • Pet fee: USD 25 per accommodation, per day
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
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

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. 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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