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Evanston, Wyoming, United States
Reviewed 22 December 2016

The Lakeside Motor Inn is just off US 2 & 41 but a little hard to get to. The rooms are big with large bathrooms but could use a little freshening up as the room I was in needed fresh paint and some repairs done to it. The room was fairly quiet, but being so close to the highway, there...

Thank Diana L
Shell Knob, Missouri
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Rooms were clean and plenty of room. We were in a king suite with a corner hot tub. Shower didn't have a light in it , so it was dark . The bed was terrible. My fiancé weighs in at 114 and I'm 200 . We were both sore the whole trip. Overall I would recommend this hotel , just...

Thank Mattyn1911
Niles, Illinois
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

While road tripping through the UP we were in need of a last minute hotel and we happened to call Lakeside Motor Inn just at the right moment. With one room left, they took our reservation and were super friendly. The rooms were were clean, the AC was cool, the WiFi worked great. The breakfast options weren't much but if...

Thank AKK424
Reviewed 7 August 2016

We called on a very busy Friday night after our reservations at another motel were given away. The firecracker at the front desk was juggling call-ins, walk-ins, and reservations with wit, humor, and genuine friendliness. The hotel itself is clean and comfortable, but no Hilton. But, it also doesn't carry a Hilton price tag. The building is in pretty good...

Thank Michael R
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

We stayed here while coming from the North. Updated on the outside. I side needing some updates with older beds and comforters. Bring your own pillows they have 2 on each bed and they are the older foam style. Rooms were clean and large. Nice location with Subway in the parking lot and McDonald's just down the street. If you...

Thank JulieBandSteveB
Sandusky, Michigan
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Had never been there, never heard of the place, but very happy we tried it! Rooms are good size, clean and very fairly priced. Near food and gas. Staff extremely friendly and accommodating. Veterans discount!

Thank Rick P
Oshkosh, Wisconsin, United States
Reviewed 1 May 2016

I have stayed there many times when I got back to my childhood home. It is always clean and staff very helpful. Love the small breakfast in the morning. They also have a boutique bad tanning bed within the lodge. There prices are so reasonable!!!! Linda Oshkosh, WI

1Thank Linda D
Traverse City
Reviewed 15 February 2016

The night we stayed it was -16* outside and the room was warm and cozy. Everything was clean, the staff was friendly and helpful recommending options for dinner. We had a room facing away from the road/train so the noise wasn't an issue for us. ice shower with good pressure and hot water. Simple breakfast of coffee, juice, milk and...

2Thank James S
Detroit, Michigan
Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

Wow just great for a quick stay at a great price before going to Delta County air port for a real early flight. When UP travel between airports and home is long and it is real dark we use this hotel to catch an early morning flight so we don't have to get up and drive over an hour.

1Thank Rob S
Pflugerville, Texas
Reviewed 11 October 2015

This motel has older furnishings and carpeting but is very pleasant and clean, reasonably priced. The lobby and the room had a nice fresh smell. We had a first floor, single queen bed room for 2. Although we did not request it, the room was handicapped accessible with wide doors, low sink, grab bars and fold down bench on tub....

1Thank Margaret L

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
All our rooms have cable TV, phones, A/C and Wi-Fi. We offer smoking and non-smoking rooms. With affordable rates, easy parking, and exceptionally clean rooms, you will see why our new establishment has become Gladstone's first choice for lodging accommodations. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lakeside Motor Inn

Address: 26 Lowrie Ave, Gladstone, MI 49837-2013
Region: United States > Michigan > Upper Peninsula > Gladstone
Price Range: £52 - £69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Lakeside Motor Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 30
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“Ask for a room on the back side of the motel to lessen some of the road and rail yard noise.”
 of 5 bubbles DianaL993, 22 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Some rooms have view of the bay.”
 of 5 bubbles 584lindad, 1 May 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the back side are most likely quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles JamesS640, 15 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Try to get rooms on end far away from train. 2nd floor rooms have no elevator access.”
 of 5 bubbles 652ryane, 19 Aug 2015 | Read review
“We wanted a room with 1 king bed. Not sure if any of those are available on the back side but it may be quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles DonM352, 24 Sep 2014 | Read review
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