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Ann Arbor, Michigan
Reviewed 6 November 2016

This was our third stay at the Rockwell and it proved to be just what we needed, and more. The lodge is pristine; the most spacious and beautifully furnished room we've stayed in that hasn't been $500 per night. Gas fireplace, two writing desks, pretty full kitchen minus the range, and quietm with views. The manager and chef is top-rate....

Thank ppasick
Michigan, USA
Reviewed 31 October 2016

We stayed in the main lodge - rooms were very comfortable and well laid out. The staff was very helpful and the food served was very good indeed. A great spot for relaxing in some comfort. The trails were well marked and enjoyable, with plenty of wildlife.

Thank 1805bob
Jackson, Michigan
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Our family, from 4 states gathered for an anniversary celebration (50 years). We are so grateful we found this lodge. The setting is beautiful, and peaceful and the lodge is lovely and cared for. The lake has only the lodge as a resident and there are trails around the lake that made for a beautiful hike. The food is excellent....

Thank Bill B
Reviewed 19 July 2016

This was our third stay at Rockwell. Always first class! The lodge is gorgeous and clean!! The food is always amazing!! The lake and the trails are beautiful! We loved our time at Rockwell and can't wait to come back again soon!

Thank Cindy B
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

A group of us are bicycling across the US and found our way to the Rockwell Lake Lodge in Luther, MI. This is a very special place--on the grounds of an environmental preserve for Hillsdale College. But hardly rustic--this is a luxury lodge where we were pampered by Luanne our host and resident chef. For a reasonable price, Luanne prepared...

Thank Cathy F
Larsen, Wisconsin
Reviewed 29 June 2016

My wife and I were looking for a getaway in lower Michigan, as we wanted to take the SS Badger car Ferry across Lake Michigan from Manitowoc, Wi. to Ludington, Mi. and back again. We ended up spending 3 nights at the Rockwell Lake Lodge and used it as a pivot point to do day trips. The lodge and property...

Thank Jamnlee
Reviewed 5 June 2016

We are just completing our second stay, after discovering this gem recently. Rockwell Lodge is a property of Hillsdale College. Small, immaculately appointed and situated on an idyllic lake, one can step into a bass boat, canoe, kayak, or paddleboat and instantly be in Michigan's finest of environments. There is nothing rustic about this beautifully appointed property, but it IS...

Thank Snowbirds1678
Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

We had the most relaxed time in the lap of nature. The chirping birds, clear skies, twinkling stars and crisp air. It was just fantastic- words can't describe the serenity of the place. Lu Ann the lady in charge was extremely helpful, besides being a super Chef!!!! She cooked up a super delicious meal - she does need some advance...

Thank NamrataKapur
New Delhi, India
Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

A most serene and peaceful nature retreat hidden away from the bustle of commercialization. Hear the birds , walk the trails , soak in the sights of the lake and its surroundings in this small but luxurious setting . The rooms are large and super comfy and everything is maintained to a very high standard. Each of the 10 rooms...

Thank kapurkk
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Reviewed 5 April 2016

The Rockwell Lake Lodge is set along the beautiful Rockwell Lake on a large tract of private and well cared for wooded land. The trails and views and peace and quiet are every reason to come back for a return visit. The cleanliness, comfort, spacious and thoughtfully designed suites, excellent dining and responsive hospitality are reasons to return soon.

Thank 2GOOutofTown

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rockwell Lake Lodge is a great get-away for a week, weekday or weekend. We offer great cuisine, warm hospitality and five-star accommodations, all surrounded by a pristine nature setting. The 16000 square foot Rockwell Lake Lodge, located on Hillsdale College's G.H. Gordon Biological Station in Luther, Michigan, is a conference and retreat facility featuring ten custom-furnished guest suites, a Great Room, a small conference room and the Lakeview Dining Room. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Rockwell Lake Lodge

Address: 3943 N Skookum Rd, Luther, MI 49656-8434
Region: United States > Michigan > Lake County > Luther
Price Range: $209 - $313 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Rockwell Lake Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Be sure and reserve dinner ahead.”
 of 5 bubbles ppasick, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are lovely, some have a view of the lake.”
 of 5 bubbles BillB127, 21 Jul 2016 | Read review
“All of the rooms are spacious and wonderful!”
 of 5 bubbles Snowbirds1678, 5 Jun 2016 | Read review
“we were in room six -middle section- facing woods”
 of 5 bubbles annieShelbyMI, 28 Sep 2015 | Read review
“For an in-the-woods feel choose an even-numbered room.”
 of 5 bubbles vjbtnb, 28 Jul 2015 | Read review
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