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Grosse Pointe Park, Michigan
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I have stayed in Petoskey and Harbor Springs area many times to ski Boyne and Nubs but had never heard of Birchwood Inn. My last visit a friend recommended this quaint hotel. It is not a modern hotel, but that is the charm of Birchwood Inn. The room/ bed was very comfortable and the continental breakfast in the lodge was...

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Lansing, Michigan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came here in mid-Oct 2016 after a drive of the tunnel of trees hoping for the best. The lobby is quaint and receptionist was very nice. When we got to our room it slowly hit me... theres a fine line between kitschy mcm-style outdatedness and simple lack of upkeep. The room was spatious and covered with 1950's-looking light wood...

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Sterling Heights, Michigan
Reviewed 1 week ago

This inn and lodge has a location to die for, serene surroundings, and views from its hilltop over Lake Michigan that inspire exploration. The classic woodsy sporting decor (think snowshoes, canoes, antler mounts, bikes, skis, etc., against a background of earthtones, plaids and abstract forest murals) is uncomplicated and welcoming. The sprawling backyard will call you outside, summer or winter,...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Three nights we stayed here and enjoyed the serenity, the views and the hospitality. The continental breakfast with coffee, juice, hard boiled eggs, yogurt and a variety of pastries, bagels and toast was a good start to our day before we went skiing. We had a large room with 2 queen sized beds and a large door wall that looked...

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Lansing, Michigan
Reviewed 18 November 2016

We stayed at the Birchwood Inn the weekend of Oct 14th. Our room was clean, bed was comfortable. Best part was that our stay was very quite though it appeared that all rooms were full. Unlike at a big chain hotel where you can hear a lot of people noises in the hallway. I enjoyed our little balcony for our...

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Dayton
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Location is beautiful. Loved the vintage feel of the motel. Great room was welcoming. Beds and TV need to be replaced but very clean. Nice breakfast in the morning. Appreciated the "real eggs" in the shell and that bread is YUMMY. Super nice staff.

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Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Older rooms, not worth the price. No mini fridge, coffee maker, etc just a bed and tv. Lovely teal bath tub. Very basic continental breakfast. House keeping did clean room while we were out which was surprising.

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Lapeer, Michigan
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

We came to see the tunnel of trees which was very nice. The inn is in need of repair. The staff was friendly and we were given numerous coupons for restaurants in the area. I don't think we will go there again.

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Paw Paw, Michigan
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We (a group of 8) stayed at the Birchwood Inn for, our second time, from September 9-12, 2016. We booked the same room that we had last year, top floor King bed room with refrigerator and balcony. The room was exactly how we remembered it, comfortable, clean and inviting.The staff at Birchwood Inn is very helpful and nice. We have...

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Pelham Manor, New York
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Let me begin by saying that I have never given a bad review before. I really wanted to like Birchwood Inn, as it has promise. While rustic in appearance and upkeep, that was not the issue. (Other reviewers had commented negatively about this, so I had no illusions and had an idea of what to expect; I wasn't staying at...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Close your eyes and picture a place to relax at in Northern Michigan. Cozy chairs, field stone fireplace, tranquil courtyard. A place with history, wood beams, and lodge decor. Throw in warm hospitality that comes naturally from a seasoned staff and you will find yourself at Birchwood Inn. Built in the early sixties as a corporate retreat for New Era Potato Chips, Birchwood Inn has been carefully preserved by the Innkeeper with the lodge aura intended by the builders. We welcome individual travelers and group gatherings alike. Birchwood Inn is perfect for family reunions, destination weddings, sporting groups, seminars, and of course corporate retreats. The philosophy of the original builder, comfortable surroundings fosters friendships, is deeply held by the Innkeeper of today. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Birchwood Inn

Address: 7291 S Lake Shore Dr, Harbor Springs, MI 49740-8925
Region: United States > Michigan > Emmet County > Harbor Springs
Price Range: £75 - £116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Birchwood Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 43
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Birchwood Hotel Harbor Springs
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“Second story rooms accessible by outside stairs only.”
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 of 5 bubbles JimO2, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The suite was a great choice and very private albeit more than a standard room rate as you would expect.”
 of 5 bubbles micros2014, 17 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Don't request a "Closet Room"”
 of 5 bubbles ErnestM356, 14 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Ask questions as there are several buildings.”
 of 5 bubbles carolyn1938, 17 Aug 2015 | Read review
“We stayed in 44. It's right next to the Fireside room, the breakfast bar and the lobby. It was perfect for me and my son and wife.”
 of 5 bubbles Dave-1A1, 9 Jul 2015 | Read review
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