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Thunderbird Inn

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Pets Allowed
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

My wife and I stayed here overnight, on our way up to Eagle Harbor. The room was clean and the bed was comfortable. The staff was very friendly. Our stay coincided with some tractor parade, so the parking lot was a little full. We had...More

Thank Chad D
Response from TBirdMackinaw, General Manager at Thunderbird InnResponded 3 October 2017

I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, as well as the breakfast. We look forward to seeing you back in the future if you're ever passing through.

Reviewed 18 September 2017

The motel is located within an easy walk to all that Mackinaw City has to offer. The property was well kept. The u shaped property has a centrally located building that houses both the pool and the breakfast eating area. our room was clean and...More

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Response from TBirdMackinaw, General Manager at Thunderbird InnResponded 3 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review us. I'm pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We know we are an older property, however we work hard to offer exceptional customer service and clean rooms.

Reviewed 16 September 2017

I was at Mackinaw for a quick overnight mini-vacation and didn't want to spend a ton on a hotel room. The Thunderbird Inn was perfect. The rooms were clean and quiet, and the beds were comfortable. The hotel staff was very helpful and friendly. As...More

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Response from TBirdMackinaw, General Manager at Thunderbird InnResponded 3 October 2017

I am so pleased to hear that your stay with us was comfortable. We strive to provide clean, comfortable accommodations and reasonable prices for the area. Thank you for taking the time to let us know how we are doing. We look forward to welcoming...More

Reviewed 14 September 2017

It was reasonably priced but it was extremely dirty. The stairwell were so nasty you really didn't want to walk up them. Room was fairly clean and comfortable but the showerhead was so coroded that you didn't want to get your face in it. Breakfast...More

Thank Travis M
Response from TBirdMackinaw, General Manager at Thunderbird InnResponded 3 October 2017

I'm sorry to hear your experience with us was not to your standards. Thank you for letting us know. We will use your feedback to help improve our property going forward.

Reviewed 5 September 2017

Hotel was clean and the breakfast was very good with good variety. Rooms were dated and closet space was very small. This is a budget hotel not on the water, but close enough for a 5-8 minute walk. As stated before hotel lobby and rooms...More

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Response from TBirdMackinaw, General Manager at Thunderbird InnResponded 12 September 2017

Thank you for taking the time to let us know how we are doing. I am pleased your overall stay was enjoyable. I do apologize for the issues with the maid service. Unfortunately, they sometimes get sidetracked cleaning all the rooms that they miss something.

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Pool
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
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Mary P
5 May 2017|
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Response from TBirdMackinaw | Property representative |
Yes, there is a one time, non-refundable pet fee of $25. Also, please call us directly at 231-436-5433 to book a pet friendly room.
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11 September 2016|
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Response from Vmika | Reviewed this property |
I don't know you would have to call the hotel
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Jazlynn H
3 September 2016|
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Response from Tracy G | Reviewed this property |
5 minute drive to the ferry terminals in Mackinaw city. you could easily walk it.
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"Avoid room 110."
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"They all seemed the same. There are some second floor rooms. All rooms have outside entrances."
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"Back rooms off parking lot. We had a few bikers and they were sometimes loud."
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"Don't stay here"
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