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The House on the Hill

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Dining (13)
Certificate of Excellence
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Wheelchair access
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had to travel to the Charlevoix area for a business meeting and decided to turn it into an overnight getaway. Now I wish we had stayed longer! It was in December and despite the dreary weather, the super (and I mean SUPER) cozy room...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Amyjo915
Response from mpalajac, Owner at The House on the HillResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words! We are SO glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for choosing us to accommodate you while you attended your business meeting. You will have to come back for pleasure next time! We would be very happy...More

Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful establishment. Located with a lake view in the front. Beautiful woods and trails in the back. Teeming with wildlife, including deer. With a running Brook. Cozy room, with a gourmet breakfast. Plenty to do at nearby cities, including Charlevoix, Boyne City and...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Stephen P
Response from mpalajac, Owner at The House on the HillResponded 27 November 2018

Thank you so much for your generous review! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and our local wineries and restaurants. We sincerely hope to see you again in the future!

Reviewed 23 November 2018

We stayed at The House on the Hill in October after visiting the wine country. It took us 45 minutes to get to the to the location. After drinking wine all day it was way too far of a drive. As for restaurants in the...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Victoria W
Response from mpalajac, Owner at The House on the HillResponded 27 November 2018

We are sorry you feel that way. There are many wineries in our area, and you must have visited the farthest peninsula from us. We pride ourselves in being centrally located to all the quaint harbor towns with great restaurants and shopping, beaches and wineries...More

Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful weekend at House on the Hill. We stayed in the Birch Room. It was comfortable and welcoming. The grounds were beautiful. The nature path was wooded with so many trees, flowers and wildlife. We took an hour hike and still didn’t...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank D C
Response from mpalajac, Owner at The House on the HillResponded 6 September 2018

We are so glad you took advantage of our many amenities! Thank you so much for your kind words. We sincerely hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 11 August 2018

Although we live in California, we have stayed at The House on the Hill numerous times over the past 35 years or so. We loved it from the beginning, and it has remained high quality through 3 sets of owners. It was fun returning after...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank PotterNorm
Response from mpalajac, Owner at The House on the HillResponded 12 August 2018

We are so glad you continue to return to us! It was a pleasure hosting you and sincerely hope you visit us again when you are in Michigan.

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About
Description
Northern Michigan's Premier Bed and Breakfast overlooks peaceful St. Clair Lake, part of the Chain of Lakes. Paddle Boards, Kayaks and Canoe available during your visit. 53 Wooded acres, groomed hiking More trails, spectacular gardens and sitting areas. Walking distance to the restaurant The Rowe Inn. Memorable sit-down full breakfasts. King or queen beds in every room, along with private bath. Elegantly appointed. Winter packages. Open year-round. Charlevoix, 11 miles. Petoskey, 25 miles. Traverse City, 38 miles. Voted #1 Best Bed & Breakfast in Northwest Michigan for two consecutive years . Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$208 - US$208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Michigan > Antrim County > Ellsworth
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$208 - US$208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Michigan > Antrim County > Ellsworth
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Traveller (70)
Room & Suite (16)
Dining (13)
Pool & Beach (3)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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Connie B
6 May 2017|
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Response from mpalajac | Property representative |
Two of our rooms have TV's. Those would be the Rose and Birch Rooms. We also have a common area with a TV. Let me know if I can help you further. Thanks!
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"It just depends on what you're looking for. A fireplace? A view of the lake? A view of the property?..."
sunybeach
29 Oct 2017
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"Carriage house with stone balcony and babbbling vrook overlooking Aspen Grove!"
TriciaW232
26 Jul 2017
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"There are two rooms at the front of the house: The Rose Room and the Birch Room, but all the rooms are..."
jachp2015
15 Jul 2017
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"The carriage house rooms have fireplaces and a lovely view of the woods. The front rooms in the house have..."
claire8914
4 Apr 2017
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