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Alpine Country Inn

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alpine country inn is a northern Michigan resort situated between the town 0f waters and the city of Gaylord. we offer year round lodging with close access to outdoor activities of every season including snow mobile trail access directly across the street and state park beach 1.5 miles away
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Banquet Room
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Family
Quaint
Location
Full view
Getting there
Traverse City Airport72 km
Emmet County Airport75 km
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Reviews (29)
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Reviewed 18 December 2009

The owners and operators of Rays Retreat and Country Inn are very friendly and the atmosphere is awsome with lots of parking. I stayed there for a snomobile trip. We stayed upstairs in the newer part, the rooms could of used a vacuming as the...More

Thank Snomobiler
Reviewed 14 August 2009

Definately take a newer upstairs room, the downstairs rooms are the pits. The owner is as friendly and hospitable as they come, but lazy. He will not empty your garbage, you must take it out yourself. He will seldom vacumm or clean sinks etc. You...More

Thank owoeisme
Reviewed 23 May 2009

If you are looking for a snowmobile friendly place this is the only place to stay!! When they say free breakfast they mean a good hot one that keeps you going all day. You can't beat Mike and Ann Ray, They make you feel like...More

Thank tiggerTiffin
Reviewed 25 March 2009

I'm a snowmobiler and have been staying at Ray's since he opened the doors six years ago. You could not ask for a kinder and gentel man. His wife is fantastic, not only helping at the resort but she is on the fire department as...More

Thank WestUnitySnowbob
Reviewed 21 March 2009

I have been staying at Rays Retreat County Inn since January 2005, On average I stay their at least 5 times a year. I've been their at all times of the year from Winter (where you can't find a better place to stay if you...More

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LMarilynn
30 June 2017|
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You're absolutely right! this place was on the market for at least 4 years. No one wanted it because it was so run down. Not only filthy, disgusting kitchen, creatures running thru the building and gas leaks. it will... More
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"Avoid room on 1st floor."
plzmonte
23 Jan. 2017
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"I didn't see the upper room but apparently they are in better shape as they were built in the 90's"
lar3313
6 Jul. 2014
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"Inspect the room before final payment. Even of you have reserved it, if it isn't clean then dispute it..."
YellowTriker
6 Jul. 2014
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"Stay on the back side (East)"
GeorgeH351
5 Aug. 2012
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ALSO KNOWN AS
country inn gaylordgaylord country inn
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Ray's Retreat Country Inn
LOCATION
United StatesMichiganGaylord
NUMBER OF ROOMS
17
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