We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Cartier Mansion Bed & Breakfast

07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 1 more site!
Professional photos
Cartier Mansion Bed & Breakfast
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

100 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 100: English reviews
Start your review of Cartier Mansion Bed & Breakfast
 Click to rate
Lansing, Michigan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My sister and brother in law got my wife and I a two night stay in the king suite for a wedding gift last year. We decided to use it on our one year anniversary trip this year. The house is very nice and our room (the King Suite) was excellent. The needle shower is something to be experienced first...

Thank Keith R
CartierMansion, Manager at Cartier Mansion Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks Keith! I am so happy you enjoyed your stay. Hope to see you back in the future, Take care. -Andrew

Dorr, Michigan
Reviewed 11 March 2017

If you love old creaky historic houses with a great history this is the one. We stayed in the Blue Silk Room and it was great but when we come back I think we stay in king suite, the shower is incredible. The food was awesome! We loved sitting in what I call the smoking room just off the library,...

Thank jlvbrink
CartierMansion, General Manager at Cartier Mansion Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for such kind words, It was a pleasure having you stay! I hope to see you in the future, Take Care! -Andrew

Linden, Michigan
Reviewed 15 November 2016

My wife and I stayed at the Cartier Mansion for our 30th anniversary...hands down, this was the best B&B we have ever been to. If you want to travel back to 1905, this is the place for you! Everything is original and untouched. We stayed in the suite and it was worth every penny! Plus an original (and very rare)...

Thank Pat and Elaine M
CartierMansion, General Manager at Cartier Mansion Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

I am so glad you enjoyed your stay with us for your Anniversary. It was a pleasure having you and hope to see you again in the future. Thank you for such kinds words. Andrew

Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Cartier Mansion B&B experience will take you back in time. It's rich history evident in the perfect preservation of every inch of the property as well as the hospitatily extended by the current owners made for a rare find. Adding to the experience were delicious meals served in the elegant dining room, and the carriage house which acted as our...

Thank Margaret G
CartierMansion, General Manager at Cartier Mansion Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Margaret, Picture Perfect workshops are so much fun and we are thrilled that you enjoyed your time, the mansion as well as Ludington. It is our pleasure to serve and hope to have you back in the future. Thank you for such kind words. -Andrew

Reviewed 25 September 2016

We stayed in the Rounds room at Cartier and it was absolutely incredible, the shower was amazing, the home was stunning and the food was absolutely top notch, would recommend to anyone traveling to Ludington!! Be sure to ask for a special tour of the 3rd floor museum, it was stunning!

1Thank Shawna P
CartierMansion, General Manager at Cartier Mansion Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Shawna, thank you for taking the time to write such kind words. It is our pleasure to have you stay with us and hope to see you in the future. -Andrew

Saint John, Indiana
Reviewed 13 September 2016

My wife had always commented that she'd love to stay in the Cartier Mansion anytime we went to Ludington. I surprised her with a visit and stayed in the King's Room which is where Mr. Cartier slept. The staff was very friendly and loved the beautiful woodwork thru out the mansion. We road the bikes all thru Ludington as it...

Thank tuxmanjohn
CartierMansion, General Manager at Cartier Mansion Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

I Am so happy your enjoyed your stay. Thank you for the kind words! -Andrew

Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 24 August 2016

My husband and I are not typically B&B people... introverts that we are, all the mingling can be a little unnerving for us. We booked this inn a) because the reviews were excellent but mainly because b) it was an available and reasonably priced option for an overnight stop on the way to Traverse City. However, we were very pleasantly...

Thank BeachBum2150
CartierMansion, General Manager at Cartier Mansion Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write up this wonderful review! I am so happy that we helped change your mind on the "No B&B Rule" and hope to have you back in the future. -Andrew

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 23 August 2016

The Cartier Mansion B&B was the first stop of our honeymoon. We decided to travel the Lake Michigan circle tour and were happy we were able to secure the last room at the Mansion. We stayed in the Blue Silk room and couldn't have been happier! We were greeted by beautiful landscaping and a welcome from Gary, an owner at...

1Thank Douglas H
Cornelius, North Carolina
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

We spent a wonderful 3 nights here and would highly recommend it. The home is so well preserved and beautiful. The hospitality of the family that runs it was fabulous. The best part though were the delicious breakfasts! The location was great and we were able to easily bike to the downtown area for food and shopping. Best b&b we...

Thank Lisa A
CartierMansion, General Manager at Cartier Mansion Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Lisa, you are too kind. I Am extremely happy that you enjoyed your stay And your gracious compliment on the breakfast truly means alot to me. Thank you so much! -Andrew

Reviewed 9 August 2016

Cartier Mansion is a lovely B & B, rich in local history and kept beautifully throughout the last century with original appointments and construction. We were in the cottage room, which is absolutely charming. The clawfoot tub in the corner was unique, and the bed was wonderfully comfortable. It is a relatively short walk to the shops and restaurants, but...

Thank Lorraine S
CartierMansion, General Manager at Cartier Mansion Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Lorraine, It was a pleasure having you stay with us. Thank you so much for taking the time to post these kind words And I hope to see you again sometime soon. -Andrew

77 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (63)
View from Room (1)
Bathroom (2)
Room/Suite (17)
Dining (6)
Hotel & Grounds (6)
Other (31)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All Management Photos (14)
Other (14)
07/05/2017 08/05/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Ludington hotels
1.5 mi away
Comfort Inn
Comfort Inn
#3 of 17 in Ludington
413 reviews
0.9 mi away
Snyder's Shoreline Inn
Snyder's Shoreline Inn
#12 of 17 in Ludington
132 reviews
3.1 mi away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ludington
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
1.0 mi away
Nader's Lakeshore Motor Lodge
0.8 mi away
Ludington Pier House Hotel/Motel
0.2 mi away
The Inn at Ludington
The Inn at Ludington
#5 of 11 in Ludington
81 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices


  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Experience the historic elegance of Cartier Mansion. Built in 1905 this neoclassical mansion is furnished with exquisite woodwork and antiques. Walk to Lake Michigan beaches, restaurants, shops, marinas, and car-ferry. Spacious common areas, wireless internet, 300 plus thread count sheets, down comforters and chocolates make your stay a memorable experience. Cartier Mansion is only minutes away from the picturesque Lake Michigan shoreline, beaches, and some of Michigan's most beautiful State and Local parks. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cartier Mansion Bed & Breakfast

Address: 409 E Ludington Ave, Ludington, MI 49431-2122
Region: United States > Michigan > Ludington
Price Range: £112 - £146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Cartier Mansion Bed & Breakfast 3.5*
Number of rooms: 5
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Orbitz, Hotels.com and Travelocity so you can book your Cartier Mansion Bed & Breakfast reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Cartier Mansion Bed & Breakfast staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“No elevators and not handicap accessible. B&B was built in the early 1900s”
keithr142, 5 Apr 2017 | Read review
“There all good, we looked at all of them.”
jlvbrink, 11 Mar 2017 | Read review
“stay in the suite!!!”
patandelainem, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Kings Room is definitely worth it !”
tuxmanjohn, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“King Suite”
sadie601, 30 Jul 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
Check these sites for availability
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates