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    Sleeping Bear Bed and Breakfast

    11977 S Gilbert Rd, Empire, MI 49630-9599
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    • Excellent72%
    • Very good15%
    • Average7%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible3%
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    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Family Rooms
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    Reviewed 13 August 2015

    We always enjoy staying at this lovely B&B close to Glen Arbor and Empire, but out of the fray. Comfortable rooms, pretty garden. Enjoy the quiet and watch the hummingbirds at the window while you eat Susan's delicious breakfasts.

    Thank Explorer224
    Reviewed 12 August 2015

    Stayed here for one night. Had the main floor bedroom, which was quite large and comfortable. It is right off the lounge with glass doors and curtains, so we found that a little uncomfortable. We were there during a regional power failure, but they had...More

    Thank Metldr
    Reviewed 11 August 2015

    We were happy with our stay at Sleeping Bear Bed and Breakfast. Our room was quiet and cozy, with a good bed. We had a very nice breakfast the next morning. We did share a bathroom, but it was very clean and not a problem...More

    Thank MSUmindy
    Reviewed 4 August 2015 via mobile

    We have been coming to this wonderful B & B since 2011 and each stay is just as magical as the first. Susan and Van (the proprietors) are very welcoming to each of their visitors. (Although I should add that it does help to be...More

    Thank Tonynshannon8800
    Reviewed 4 August 2015

    We still have, I believe, the record for the longest stay at the Sleeping Bear. It was a matter of two weeks plus; we had stayed for one to two weeks during the preceding two summers. We were graciously received on all occasions and never...More

    Thank Eileen K
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • 5
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    • Michigan >
    • Leelanau County >
    • Empire
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    • Sleeping Bear Bed And Breakfast Empire, Michigan
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    Tina W
    11 April 2017|
    Response from Susan W | Property representative |
    Yes, we do have daily attention to housekeeping concerns. We typically straighten the room, freshen with new any toiwels on the floor, and change the sheets after three nights. Susan
    R. Dale S
    20 September 2015|
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    Response from Susan W | Property representative |
    Colors are really starting to pop! The most economical time to visit is during the week. Our off-season rates are in effect on Sunday - Thursday. Availability is good, except for the coming weekend. M22 (near us) was... More
    4 September 2015|
    Response from Susan W | Property representative |
    No, two of our rooms share a bathroom.. There are three rooms that have private baths. Check out our website to see all our rooms with amenities. Susan
    Room Tips
    "All rooms are beautiful- but 2 share a bathroom!"
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    "Upstairs rooms share a bathroom....but not a problem"
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    "We were in the Gilbert Room. Michigan Room looked very spacious."
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    "All of the rooms are great!"
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