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Baltimore, Maryland
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34 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed the location of this hotel and the 1858 Victorian style and chose a lake view room in one of the turrets. We enjoyed having the extra seating area to view the lake and outside activity. The Star Line and also Shepler's Ferry is right across the street which is very convenient and this location gives you a nice... More 

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Ferndale, Michigan
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

This has been our go to hotel on the island because of the pool. For $250 a night, I have certain expectations about the cleanliness, accommodations, and helpfulness of employees. Unfortunately we will be spending our money and time elsewhere after our recent visit. First, our room was not available when we checked in (we were early) but the staff... More 

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winteringham
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305 reviews
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Reviewed 28 October 2016

Stayed at Lake View for 2 nights, great location just across the road from ferry from the mainland. We had a spa room that was on the corner of the street so you have the sound of horses trotting by until late on but that adds to the quirkiness of the island, however on the second night they were resurfacing... More 

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Casco, Michigan
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 27 October 2016

The is a great hotel with a perplexing housekeeping staff. Both of the last two time we have stayed they have skipped over our room because we were in it when they first came through. The last time they left a bad of clean towels with no explanation. I have never seen this before at a hotel and I am... More 

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Bay City, Michigan
1 review
Reviewed 25 October 2016

We have stayed in the past and we will stay again. Every one was friendly and helpful. We plan to return with friends. The breakfast offered was enough to get our day started. We love to stay also because of the indoor pool.

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Thank Bernadette A
Bruce township, Mi
1 review
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Stayed one night before we went to the Grand and enjoyed our stay here. It has a beautiful indoor pool and wish we would have brought our suits. The front lobby was very open and comfy to visit with friends. Oh and the bellman was right there and did an awesome job

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Cincinnati
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Reviewed 23 October 2016

I usually travel to Mackinaw Island around Memorial Day but also went for a couple of days around Labor Day this year. I love the cooler weather and the scenery is always gorgeous. If there is anything at all you need the staff will assist you.

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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13 reviews
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Reviewed 23 October 2016

The people at the Lake View Hotel were very sweet, accommodating and helpful. The helped us get our food, plan our bicycle trip and lugged out bags back and forth from the ferry. They at the end of the main road so you are quick to leave the hustle and bustle or to enter it.

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Idaho Falls, Idaho
1 review
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Had a get time on the island, needed more time to see the whole island though, 2 day are just not enough, there is just too much to see and enjoy. The pace on the island is slower and that makes for an enjoyable time while you are there.

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Thank Brad S
Ann Arbor, Michigan
1 review
Reviewed 21 October 2016

We stayed there for one night. Overall the room quality was decent but sometimes the indoor pool gets noisy which you can hear it inside the room. Also, wifi service was extremely slow and hard to connect.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Lake View Hotel is located on timeless Mackinac Island. Our hotel is conveniently located downtown, making your favorite shops, restaurants and ferry lines just a walk away. We feature 85 newly upgraded guest rooms, the only indoor, heated pool on the island, free wireless internet, and a Continental Breakfast. We pride ourselves in meeting and exceeding our guests needs while not forgetting our historical past. As a guest at the Lake View hotel you will enjoy 32” LCD Flat screen televisions, new plush mattresses, pillows and bedding alongside our Victorian style decor. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lake View Hotel

Address: 7452 Main Street, Mackinac Island, MI 49757
Region: United States > Michigan > Upper Peninsula > Mackinac County > Mackinac Island
Price Range: $248 - $528 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Lake View Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 85
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“The lake view room is very nice.”
 of 5 bubbles endlesstrip16, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Make sure you are out before housekeeping comes or you are on your own.”
 of 5 bubbles A7455MZjohno, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I've stayed in a variety of sized rooms and have no complaints with any of them.”
 of 5 bubbles jmbosse2002, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“3rd floor or better to get the best view ”
 of 5 bubbles bradsM9686RE, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“4th floor was nice and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles Mack055, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
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