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Crooked River Lodge

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Swartz Creek, Michigan
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This Lodge is a beautiful place to stay. We have been here several times. Stafford gives great detail into his establishments. We appreciate the breakfast being a notch above typical. All the extras are so thoughtful, popcorn, fresh artesian water, snowshoes, trails to walk, and this time of year beautiful Christmas lights and decorations. Staff is wonderful. We have really...

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Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Pulling into the parking lot and seeing this place was amazing. Then you walk into the front door and look at the lobby..breathtaking.Staff was very helpful and well mannered. When I got to my room...WOW. I stayed on the first floor and had my own personal balcony. I loved the rustic feel of the place. Never made it to the...

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Bay City
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The spacious grounds overlooking the Crooked River provide a wonderful scenic backdrop for this well-kept property. Proximity to shopping & dining in both Petoskey & Harbor Springs makes it a favorite spot for a getaway at a reasonable price point.

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Hart, Michigan
Reviewed 1 week ago

The accommodations here are wonderful and one of the very few places we felt comfortable enough to suggest this location to others to stay after only being there one night. The staff were courteous and helpful, the rooms were very clean and comfy (even the mattress!!), and the lobby decor was beautiful! If you plan a trip to Northern Michigan...

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Portage
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great accessibility, great service. Things we loved: the loft game room with pool table, the cleanliness of the room and facilities, the natural wood decor, the indoor pool. Things we didn't love: the tacky Christmas tree, the poor sound proofing between rooms, the breakfast selection (green eggs, no ham). Decent for the Expedia price.

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Brownstown
Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely superb loding accomodations and incredible dining experience. My husband has special needs and we are frequent customers of the Stafford lodge, hotel and restaurants. Hotel and Lodge are exceptional and restaurants and they meet everyone of his needs. High quality all the way around. .

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Lake Orion, Michigan
Reviewed 1 week ago

The location was great,the price was fair and the staff was helpfull. The morning meal was jusy OK We where on a special package that included meal and shopping vouchers that made the overall price a great deal.I would return again

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Hudsonville
Reviewed 1 week ago

Crooked River was a perfect get-away for us! It's a beautiful and relaxing place to stay. The staff is top-notch, the full breakfast delicious, and the rooms are big and comfortable. We definitely will be staying here again!

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Midland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were celebrating our 54th wedding anniversary and had a most enjoyable stay. The atmosphere was excellent, the location to the surrounding area could not have been better and the staff was most accommodating. The fall color was at its peak and could not have been more beautiful. We just had one super time, could not have been better. Highly...

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Lansing
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a beautiful hotel, the best in the area! Beautiful northern sunrise and sunset. Everyone was very nice and hospitable. My children enjoyed the pool and lobby play house. We will definitely be staying there when we head north again!

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Breakfast
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Stafford's Crooked River Lodge and Suites is conveniently located on US 31 just 1 mile north of Alanson and 12 miles north of Petoskey. We are also 9 miles south of the Pellston international airport. Now under Stafford's Hospitality management we have deeded access to neaby snowmobile and recreation trails and a beautiful vista of the historic Inland Waterway for every room. Newly renovated indoor pool and common areas with 40 spacious family and group friendly rooms and suites. "Your up North adventure starts here" is our promise of a unique and true experience that travelers have come to expect in this beautiful landscape we call home. Let us share our "home" with you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Crooked River Lodge

Address: 6845 N US Highway 31, Alanson, MI 49706-9426 (Formerly Clarion Collection)
Region: United States > Michigan > Emmet County > Alanson
Price Range: £86 - £210 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Crooked River Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 42
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Also Known As:
Crooked River Hotel Alanson
Clarion Alanson
Alanson Clarion
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“Any room you choose.”
 of 5 bubbles jamesbW6743TS, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
“they did not give us an upper floor room even after requesting months in advance. they told us we could not do that.”
 of 5 bubbles hikinggussie, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I think most rooms have view of crooked river and scenery.”
 of 5 bubbles carola309, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you want room to spread out, get the 2 bedroom suite. It isn't that expensive at all.”
 of 5 bubbles HFLtraveler, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have views of the Crooked River. 2nd and 3rd floor would be better views than the ground floor”
 of 5 bubbles 336JamesT336, 1 Aug 2016 | Read review
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