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Springfield, IL
Reviewed 17 June 2015

Great price at $99 literally feet away from shopping, restaurants and park overlooking river and locks. Stayed in a queen single room on ground floor. Air Conditioning did not work and window did not lock. Was concerned about noise leaving window open but it was surprisingly quiet through the night. Old hotel so when people are up and around in...

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Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 2 June 2015

I love this place , its the only place that I know that is so close to the locks and I like the rooms, everything is so close at hand, the proprietors are great people and they remember you from previous years. Will be going back next week.

1Thank Erikia
Cupertino, California
Reviewed 15 October 2014

We rented the cottage for we wanted the double queen beds. The cottage was comfortable, cute but it gets cramped if 4 walk around :-) and definitely the bathroom is a bit cramped. Great breakfast in spite of a small place for people to sit. I felt it was ideal for a family of 3. I loved the way I...

2Thank Naresh A
Rochester, Minnesota
Reviewed 14 October 2014

We enjoyed our stay here. The location is nice for walking to downtown. Because of the weather, we didn't even visit the locks, but still enjoyed the area. We like to avoid chain hotels if we can, but sometimes they are the 'safe' choice. Not here. I'd recommend this place to people who are sometimes afraid to think out of...

1Thank ReenBeanA
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 14 October 2014

We stayed in this motel for 2 nights. We had a cottage in the back. It was quiet and clean and we could park right in front of our room. The driveway to get to our cottage was a little cramped, but we made it just fine. Upon check in, we had a pleasant conversation with Amy. She was friendly,...

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Davis, Illinois
Reviewed 7 October 2014

We stayed in one of the cottages, because apparently the hotel rooms only have one bed (or at least the ones that were left when I called), and ended up in the main section near the office. I could still look sideways out the window and see when there was a laker in the locks. The neighborhood is fine and...

1Thank mmoh
Ojai, California
Reviewed 5 October 2014

This is a very nice budget motel in a very advantages location. It is right across the street from the Soo Locks and its visitor center. So you can wait in your room and walk across the street at the scheduled time to view a ship going through the locks. It is also located in a large concentration of restaurants...

1Thank CarlOjai
Marne, Michigan
Reviewed 30 September 2014

$90 gets you a very clean and comfortable room that is a throwback in time. This is a motel style property with good staff and a great view of the Soo Locks, if youo book early. Otherwise, you will stay in a "cottage" room out back. Most rooms are double queens, but others are double doubles. A modest breakfast is...

1Thank Wagonmaster62
Gillette, Wyoming
Reviewed 28 September 2014

There isn't a better downtown Soo location. Plenty of private parking, and right next door is a restaurant, PLUS across the street is the lock viewing complex. Pulled my bike right up to the door. The room (135) was clean, fresh smelling, but furnishings were REALLY dated. 1970's. If they overhauled it, I'd be willing to spring for $100 a...

Deer River, Minnesota
Reviewed 25 September 2014

We had a bit of a problem finding this property as their sign had been removed for repairs. Once there the check-in went smoothly. We had reserved 2 of the cabins rather than a motel unit. The cabins were small but clean and comfortable. The staff was friendly and very helpful. This motel is in a great location. It is...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the heart of downtown Sault Sainte Marie, we have rooms to fit almost every need! We are directly across the street from the world famous Soo Locks, and within walking distance of all your shopping and restaurant desires! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Askwith Lockview Motel

Address: 327 W Portage Ave, P.O. Box 477, Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783-1837
Region: United States > Michigan > Upper Peninsula > Sault Ste. Marie
Price Range: $74 - $95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 47
Also Known As:
Askwith Lockview Hotel Sault Sainte Marie
Askwith Lockview Motel Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan
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#5 Family Hotel in Sault Ste. Marie
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“its one of the older style hotels but well worth it to give a try”
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“Very nice hotel across the street from the Soo Locks.”
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