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Star Gate Motel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

In November I took a trip to Michigan and I am very pleased to share that my experience at Star Gate Motel was nothing less than phenomenal. I was more than satisfied with the excellent, friendly service I received. The hospitality was top-notch and I would highly recommend this great place to anyone visiting this area. The rooms are spacious,...

Thank Kirstie G
Hudsonville, Michigan
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We spent one night here on the way to the UP. The owner greeted us and checked us in in spite of our later arrival. Very nice and friendly owners who are continuing to work to upgrade the rooms and furnishings in their motel. Rooms were comfortable and the new mattress slept well. Very reasonably priced as our room could...

Thank PamDoug
Reviewed 28 February 2017

We stayed at the Star Gate Motel for a weekend ice fishing trip. Very accommodating, Owners called us a few days prior to give us a weather report and to make sure we weren't snowmobiling because there was no snow and they didn't want us to have a bad trip. I would definitely recommend this place. Clean rooms too, hot...

Thank Justin H
Wellston, Michigan
Reviewed 14 February 2017

For a "mom and pop" this motel is very nice. Walls could use some sound proofing, but I always have a fan with me so it was no big deal. Exceptionally clean, extra large room, bed was very comfortable, morning coffee, priced right. Glad we stayed. Will stay again if we're in the area.

Thank iluvmypons
Angola, Indiana
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We set up a snowmobile trip to Indian Rive for Valentine's Day and we chose to stay at the Star Gate Motel. This was the first time staying in the area and we found the the star gate had the best prices and the reviews were vary good. And let me tell you, this is the place you want to...

1Thank angmasse
Toledo, Ohio
Reviewed 23 January 2017

we have stayed there many times and will keep staying there. the owners are great to work with you on check-in/out times, esp when you are there for atv or snowmobiling trips. can't wait to see john and jill again!!! great place!!!!!

Thank lily362016
Six Lakes, Michigan
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

An excellent place to stay! The room we stayed in was very clean and neat. The owners treated us as if we were old friends. I would absolutely recommend this hotel to anyone. They even have great rates!!!

Thank rickjmiller
Macomb, Michigan
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Well managed family owned motel. Our room had a new air conditioner that was very near silent. The motel also has a mobile home that is very nice. (We stayed on the mobile home last year) Definitely recommend.

1Thank davev72
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Wonderful place to stay and relax! Clean, everything we needed. We stay in the cabin and it was perfect. Will be back for sure! John was wonderful great help and amazing hospitality. Made us feel right at home, our visit was was due to a family emergency in Petoskey at McLaren northern hospital. This was great to stay at, affordable...

Thank Aprilpooe
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

We spend a lot of time in this area and although we have considered buying a cabin .... It just couldn't compare to that home feeling that John and Jill have created at Stargate! They are constantly improving the rooms with new mattresses in every room, new furniture, new refrigerators, microwaves and hot coffee every morning. They really do care...

Thank Trish C

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We pride ourselves in being a true “mom-and-pop” establishment. Our business is our livelihood and we work every day to ensure our guests experience Star Gate Hospitality. From a genuine warm welcome, impeccably clean and comfortable accommodations and fair rates, we personally do all we can to ensure a pleasant stay for each guest. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Star Gate Motel

Address: 4646 S Straits Hwy, Indian River, MI 49749-9301
Region: United States > Michigan > Cheboygan County > Indian River
Price Range: $86 - $158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Star Gate Motel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 16
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“all the rooms are the same and excellent for a couple with plenty of room when you have a lot of gear to keep in the room with you.”
lily362016, 22 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Just ask John or Jill what's best for your needs! We needed space for our trailer and they helped us!”
crystall435, 1 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Plan to stay, you will not be disappointed.”
deanamorey, 24 Jul 2016 | Read review
“A must stay if in the area.”
rddesimone, 5 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Loved Room #14..just around the corner from the main motel. Feels like you're by yourself.”
516sherryc, 12 Oct 2015 | Read review
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