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Great Lakes Inn

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If you're looking for lodging with clean, comfortable rooms, plus easy access to both shopping and transportation to Mackinac Island, you've come to the right place! The Great Lakes Inn of Mackinaw City has both an indoor heated pool and an outdoor pool with a sundeck. All rooms are equipped with a refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker, iron and ironing board, as well as cable television. A wireless Internet connection is also available for our guests. A free continental breakfast is included with your stay with us at the Great Lakes Inn. Breakfast consists of muffins, donuts, coffee, and juice. Free casino shuttle and coupons are also provided for our guests who wish to visit the Kewadin Casino located across the bridge in St. Ignace.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair access
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Room features
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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We hit traffic on our way in and our hostess stayed up til after midnight to get us checked in. We were only here for a night, but the room, sheets, and bathroom were clean, there were no bugs (impressive for Michigan in August!). Quiet, clean and no troubles. Thanks again.
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Response from cannspeer, Manager at Great Lakes Inn
Responded 29 Aug 2018
We strive to make our guests stay enjoyable. Hope to see you again in the future. Thank you for staying with us.
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I originally booked the Knights Inn, apparently they over booked so the owner sent us here. She apologized and mentioned it had a pool so we were nice about it. She failed to mention she owns/operates both places. I personally would have given a discount for the inconvenience
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The bathroom was Moldy / Dirty / N0 WIFI / Pool is about 50 deg. They made me pay for all three nights in order to check in. First day, found coffee pot in room with burnt coffee in the bottom of pot, then opened the top just to find moldy coffee packet in there. they gave me a
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Response from cannspeer, Manager at Great Lakes Inn
Responded 25 Jul 2018
We are sorry you did not enjoy your stay. Our pool is set at 80 degrees always. We have WIFI in all of our rooms. If you had trouble you could have come to the office for help connecting. You left your coffee pot on and we took care of the issue. You came to breakfast the send day of your stay and thing were fine.
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This motel is older, and is in need of repair in the rooms. It is clean, and since you don’t spend a lot of time in your room, it’s OK. Breakfast buffet is hit or miss, one day the person didn’t show up to open it, so we were supposed to go to hotel next door, but it was too
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I wrote a previous review about the Knights Inn and its owner...who also owns this hotel. I became sick and had to stay an extra and it seemed that most motels were full. Well the owner came up with a room that had a hot tub that wasnt working ...so she offered this room that
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Two Queen-size beds
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"go somewhere else."
"Go somewhere else"
"If you take your bikes you won't need a car once you check in!"
"ask for a room away from the highway"
"Our room was in the older section. We enjoyed it because it was quiet."
US$54 - US$144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United StatesMichiganMackinaw City
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