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House of Ludington

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 26 August 2015

This would be a great place to rent with friends for a Halloween weekend! It has it's charms, but let's say this hotel isn't for most people. Read the whole review, then decide. It's a throwback from the past; it looks & acts like it. Built in 1864, the lobby retains elements of an historic past and it must have...

9Thank C K
Mayville, Wisconsin
Reviewed 21 August 2015

Just returned from our weekend stay at the House of Ludington as part of our “mini honeymoon”; we loved it! Beautiful, historic hotel, personable service, and amazing food! I booked my stay before reading many reviews; I wanted something unique, cozy like a bed and breakfast, something that would give more of an experience than driving out of town to...

3Thank 228jenh
Howell, Michigan
Reviewed 13 August 2015

This 150 year old hotel was comfortable and fun. Rooms vary on upgrades but all are clean and roomy. The owners were gracious and gave us great tips on the area. Great walking around the harbor and Marian. We even used city bikes to extend our tours.

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Silver Creek
Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

We stayed here 3 years ago and had a good time despite the significant shortcomings of this hotel. This time we arrived on one of the days when the hotel is not staffed. ( but it is sort of open anyway. If you have a reservation they leave your key outside.). This arrangement wasn't explained when I made the reservation....

Thank Troy M
Long Island, NY
Reviewed 21 September 2014

This hotel may not be for everyone. But if you like an historic, old, out of the ordinary accommodation you'll enjoy a stay at this hotel. We discovered that a relatively small number of rooms are currently rented out as hotel rooms. Other rooms have been converted into apartment rentals; however, we didn't see anyone coming and going from these...

2Thank coolbreezeny
Tallahassee, Florida
Reviewed 10 September 2014

I love older, charming, different and quaint places to stay and hoped this was one of them. WRONG - maybe old and different apply. Otherwise is was dirty, with virtually no amenities. Couldn 't wait to get out in the AM. With the exception of check-in, we never saw any staff. Can't speak to the restaurant - no way I...

3Thank FromFlorida2014
Chesterfield, Michigan
Reviewed 28 July 2014

If you are tired of the same old franchise hotels then this is the place for you. The hotel is historic, unique, clean and has a great view of the water. We didn't eat at the restaurant but did have a drink at the cool bar. The owners are exceptionally fun and friendly. It was a great way to end...

2Thank Richard K
Reviewed 20 June 2014

This hotel was old (1864), with updating of the building and some of the rooms still needed. But it had a wonderful view of the lake and was basic, but clean. It's only open for check-in from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m., but the staff is friendly. It is an experience I would not want to have missed.

2Thank RickandAnnManor
Kenedy, Texas
Reviewed 10 December 2013

This is a different place and that is what added to it's charm. Yes, it is old and the floors uneven but our room was exceptionally clean and we really enjoyed our stay. We know now to make a reservation well enough in advance or at least arrive when the restaurant is open to find someone at the desk. We...

3Thank Donna K
Urbana, Illinois
Reviewed 11 October 2013

Several reviewers have said, "it's not for everyone". I'll add my voice to that and also say, "it WAS for me". I thoroughly enjoyed my stay here. It was quirky and interesting. There was a marvelous view of Lake Michigan from our window, The antique furnishings were enchanting. The staff was so warm and friendly. Yes, some of the building...

2Thank Sophie109

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about House of Ludington

Address: 223 Ludington St, Escanaba, MI 49829-4027
Region: United States > Michigan > Upper Peninsula > Escanaba
Price Range: $73 - $113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 25
Also Known As:
House Of Ludington Hotel Escanaba
Hotel Of Ludington
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“The rooms facing the lake offer a fantastic view.”
Sophie109, 10 Oct 2013 | Read review
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