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Bayside Hotel of Mackinaw

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Reviewed 12 July 2015

The only thing this hotel had going for it was the location, right across the street from one of the ferry lines to the island. Other than that, everything else was barely adequate at best. Upon entering the hotel the first thing we noticed was a lobby area in need of attention. Old furniture in the lobby and a conference...

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Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed 6 July 2015

The location of the hotel is good. You can take the ferry to Mackinac island from right across the hotel. All the restaurants are close by. That's the only thing I liked about this hotel. The room was all right. The staff at the reception was friendly.

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Thank Linz V
Lansing, Michigan
Reviewed 20 June 2015

The hotel was not terrible, however it felt very dirty all around. We found a very large bug in our room with numerous hairs in our tub (that were not ours). The free waterpark was nice for kids. If you are looking for fast wi-fi however, this place doesn't have it. The front desk staff very friendly and helpful. All...

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Carbondale, Illinois
Reviewed 16 June 2015

I should start out by saying that other than the breakfast there was nothing really wrong with this hotel. We were with a group tour and this hotel was probably chosen because it was cheap. We probably would not have stayed here on our own given what appear to be nicer (but probably more expensive) choices in the area. It...

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Prior Lake, Minnesota
Reviewed 7 June 2015

Nice folks! They gave us a direct beach view room for the the property view room price... not that those views were bad. We moved to this hotel after a night at the Bridge Vista Beach. We would have stayed there longer, but our room was booked for the following night. Our move to the Bayside Hotel was a good...

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Thank Dennis P
Marine City, Michigan
Reviewed 27 May 2015

This hotel was ok but the staff ruined the experience and we will never stay here again. The front desk receptionist was rude and seemed bothered by helping guests. We discussed check out policies while checking in and were told that early check out was ok, and when we had to check out earlier than planned, the same clerk told...

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Lisle, Illinois
Reviewed 26 May 2015

We were planning to visit Mackinac Island and stay for a couple of days. Used Hotwire to book a room under their secret hot rate hotel. Got this one in their deal. Since the hotel will be revealed only after you lock in the payment, you cannot change anything. I was really upset about this one after reading a lot...

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2Thank Niranchan
Grand Rapids, Michigan
Reviewed 18 May 2015

We booked this room due to location next to Star Line Ferry and rate was reasonable. The room was not very clean. Stains on wall, cob webs in corners. Bedding seemed clean and room smelled fine. Breakfast was horrible. It is shared with the suites next door. We walked in about 10 minutes to 10AM and the room looked like...

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1Thank JCraw2014
Northville, Michigan
Reviewed 1 February 2015

I meant to post this a few months ago when I was staying but due to some internet issues I was unable to post it at the time. I wrote this review at 5AM... First of all this hotel inside does not look anything like the pictures online showing newly redone rooms. This place is old, think circa 1995 with...

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Fairfax, VA
Reviewed 6 September 2014

I recently spent 4 nights at The Bayside Hotel in Mackinaw City and it was the longest 4 nights of my life. I have traveled all over the world and this by far was the worst place I have ever encountered. Diamond Tours should be ashamed of themselves for putting people up in this dump! Because of this experience I...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Bayside Hotel of Mackinaw

Address: 726 S Huron Ave, Mackinaw City, MI 49701-9618
Region: United States > Michigan > Cheboygan County > Mackinaw City
Price Range: $105 - $127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Bayside Hotel of Mackinaw 2.5*
Number of rooms: 61
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