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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“wi fi”(6 reviews)
“mom and pop”(2 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
Wheelchair access
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Fitness centre
Business Centre
One of Tawas Area's preferred motels, extra clean, quiet, cable T.V., full, queen & king beds, waterfront easement, near shopping. Facilities: Motel, Air Conditioning, over half the rooms are non-smoking. NEW - wireless internet
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1100 E Bay St, East Tawas, MI 48730-1609
21 restaurants are within a 1 mile radius
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

This is a Motel from the 60s-70s that is so cool!! It has that dated look and "Up North" feel. The room was clean and comfortable with modern amenities, fridge , microwave, Wi-Fi and big screen TV with excellent cable channels. The grounds were clean...More

2  Thank mktmaven52
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We found this Mom and Pop in Tawas MI and laughingly said we had to check it out. The rates were very reasonable, the lady who manages it is lovely, and it is clean. Yes it is dated, and our room had a picture of...More

2  Thank Lyndell O
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

We were in town for the Sunrise Side Triathlon. This motel IS dated and you can't make reservations online. However, our room was clean and comfortable. The owners were very friendly. The room had a mini fridge, tv, cable, wi-fi and a microwave. There was...More

6  Thank UrbanNatureGirl
Reviewed 27 August 2016

As expected, quite dated but everything in the room worked. The room was very clean. Staff very friendly. Parking right outside your room. We would stay here again. Within walking distance of the Big Boy and close to the Lake.

3  Thank John B
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Staying here for a end of summer vacation, me, hubby and my sister. Very cute and clean motel. Feeling like I'm back in the 60's! Motor court stlye parking, firepit and bbq for use in the area. Down side not on the water. You can...More

6  Thank hartsgirl
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One of Tawas Area's preferred motels, extra clean, quiet, cable T.V., full, queen & king beds, waterfront easement, near shopping. Facilities: Motel, Air Conditioning, over half the rooms are non-smoking. NEW ...More - wireless internet Less
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair access
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Room & Suite (10)
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"Best rooms are located away from the street. East facing rooms are the ones with the morning..."
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"Get the king room on the very end!"
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"All of the rooms are cozy with heater and air controls"
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"Room 29 is the best! Very large and the painted paneling makes it very bright and cheery"
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