10 for the road: The top waterfront hotels for summer

The Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island, Mich., is among those listed as great hotels on the water for summer travel.
(Carlos Osorio, AP)

Best summer hotels on the water, according to Coastal Living:

•Shutters on the Beach, Santa Monica, Calif.

•Casa Madrona Hotel & Spa, Sausalito, Calif.

•The Virginia Hotel, Cape May, N.J.


•Ocean House, Watch Hill, R.I.

•Chatham Bars Inn, Chatham, Cape Cod, Mass.

•Hidden Pond, Kennebunkport, Maine

•Zero George, Charleston, S.C.

•The Grand Hotel, Mackinac Island, Mich.

•Fogo Island Inn, Fogo Island, Newfoundland

•Clayoquot Wilderness Resort, Vancouver Island, British Columbia