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Wakefield, Michigan
Reviewed 8 September 2016

An older motel but was very clean nice location close to restaurants--we intended to stay in Mackinaw City but all were full or very expensive this was a great alternative --we simply went back across bridge to do some shopping and eat

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Toledo, Iowa
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Brought a group there to stay as hotel had a good 3 star rating and good reviews. WOW, not sure who made the reviews up, but was horrified when saw the actual hotel. Everything was filthy, no wifi, wallpaper peeling, both pools green and disgusting! Toaster kept blowing fuse, the light didn't work either. Breakfast was pathetic. Had to ask...

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Thank djcountrytours2015
Michigan
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We stayed at this motel in early August. We didn't expect a lot due to the variability of reviews online. While the condition of our room (in the older, single-story section) wasn't horrifying, it didn't exactly feel welcoming and pleasant, either. The sleeping area was clean. Although the carpet appeared newer, overall the room felt dingy due to the worn...

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Thank Elizabeth G
Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 14 August 2016

I rarely complain, but these folks need to try harder...much harder! Room was not maintained or clean. Maintenance issues included: front door, hole in wall, smoke detector, toilet seat, wallpaper, lamp shade and counters. Cleanliness issues: carpet mirror, air conditioner filter, table, dead insects, and spider webs complete with live spiders. Would never stay there again at any price.

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Beijing
Reviewed 14 August 2016

We reserved two rooms 5 weeks prior to our trip. We were on our way the day that we were to arrive at the Great Lakes Inn when the manager called to tell us that there had been an overbooking on their online booking site(s). She said that the online booking was getting double for what we paid for our...

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Thank Chinagirl788
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Room was cheap.... what you pay for is 100% what you get. The room smelt terrible when we got in and we had to purchase and air freshener it was so bad. Room was okay clean; dirt on mirrors, stuff on tolit and food in fridge from last guest. Bed were very uncomfortable. Went to enjoy the hot tub, it...

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Thank colorado_snow_303
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Fairly clean and fairly priced. They Need a better breakfast. We stayed for one night. The kids loved the pool, it was clean and deep. Friendly service. Over all it was a pleasant stay. We would visit again.

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Thank Monica F
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Booked an impromptu trip to Mackinaw for two nights. Saw other good reviews on Trip Advisor and thought we'd give it a shot. The room was small but met all of our needs. It was very clean too. I was able to check in much earlier too, which was especially convenient considering I was traveling with kids. Both pool areas...

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Thank Susan S
Reviewed 8 August 2016

The room was priced very reasonable.. Didn't get a chance to use the pools. But they looked nice. Had a big 32 inch flat screen tv. Our bed was really comfortable. All in all it was a great stay. Oh and the manager was really sweet.

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Thank Mary T
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

We checked out faster then we checked in. There were bugs in the bathroom tub, on the walls, the door to outside had light coming thru it. There was a car running outside our room for at least 30 minutes. The manager was very nice but not nice enough to want stay.

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
If you're looking for lodging with clean, comfortable rooms, plus easy access to both shopping and transportation to Mackinac Island, you've come to the right place! The Great Lakes Inn of Mackinaw City has both an indoor heated pool and an outdoor pool with a sundeck. All rooms are equipped with a refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker, iron and ironing board, as well as cable television. A wireless Internet connection is also available for our guests. A free continental breakfast is included with your stay with us at the Great Lakes Inn. Breakfast consists of muffins, donuts, coffee, and juice. Free casino shuttle and coupons are also provided for our guests who wish to visit the Kewadin Casino located across the bridge in St. Ignace. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Great Lakes Inn

Address: 150 Old US 31, Mackinaw City, MI 49701-9652
Region: United States > Michigan > Cheboygan County > Mackinaw City
Price Range: $97 - $204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Great Lakes Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 46
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“ask for a room away from the highway”
 of 5 bubbles P8379UGelizabethg, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Our room was in the older section. We enjoyed it because it was quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles marytE3230KY, 8 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Book rooms somewhere else! This place was gross!”
 of 5 bubbles 669bobj, 5 Aug 2015 | Read review
“My bet is every room is good..............”
 of 5 bubbles 472georgeh, 15 Sep 2014 | Read review
“I asked for a quiet room and the person at the desk suggested the second floor. We didn't hear any noise - traffic or people.”
 of 5 bubbles rhubarby, 16 Jul 2014 | Read review
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