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    Lamplighter Motel

    303 E Jamet St, P.O. Box 719, Mackinaw City, MI
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    Overview
    • Excellent80%
    • Very good15%
    • Average2%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “two blocks” (12 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Baymont Inn & Suites Mackinaw City
    1,323 reviews
    #2 of 39 hotels in Mackinaw City
     
    Clearwater Lakeshore Motel
    1,056 reviews
    #1 of 39 hotels in Mackinaw City
     
    Best Western Plus Dockside Waterfront Inn
    877 reviews
    #3 of 39 hotels in Mackinaw City
     
    American Boutique Inn - Lakeview
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    #8 of 39 hotels in Mackinaw City
     
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    81 - 85 of 175 reviews

    Reviewed 15 October 2013

    This motel is a throwback of "mom and pop" days gone by, but still has modern conveniences. The rooms are clean, neat, pet-friendly, and reasonably priced. They offer theme rooms as well. Each room has a journal. You can read entries from past guests, as...More

    1  Thank Joylynn1968
    Reviewed 10 October 2013

    The Lamplighter is close to town, basically two streets away from downtown Mackinaw City. The owner, Terry, is a great host, as well as his Father Roy, who way there helping out. The room I had was small, but super clean and affordable, just what...More

    1  Thank hdslam
    Reviewed 26 September 2013 via mobile

    I ttravel quite a bit and after staying at 3 of the chain hotels in Mackinaw City this summer and being extremely disappointed by the uncaring management, employees and overpriced dirty rooms I went to tripadvisor to find a new location. I noticed the hotels...More

    1  Thank Breezie2010
    Reviewed 25 September 2013

    Tripadvisor claims it's reviews are not "cooked" but in this case I truly wonder if that is the case. This is a 1960s motel furnished with garage sale furniture. It's cheap and that is about all I can say positive about it. Our room was...More

    2  Thank ShowMeTwo
    Reviewed 19 September 2013

    This place is truly the best. Clean - Friendly Staff - Owners who go above and beyond to make sure your stay is stress free. Its great to have a perfect room to come back to after a day exploring the U.P. Looking forward to...More

    1  Thank Laurie R
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Mackinaw City
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
    • Location
    • United States >
    • Michigan >
    • Cheboygan County >
    • Mackinaw City
    • Also Known As
    • Lamplighter Hotel Mackinaw City ,
    • Lamplighter Motel Mackinaw City
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    msburddawg
    4 March 2015|
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    Response from nrocpop | Reviewed this property |
    THey did not include breakfast but recommended a great place within walking distance for which they gave us a coupon. It is an easy walk to town (maybe a block) and the bridge (maybe three blocks)
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    "Our room was pretty small-I believe that the themed rooms are bigger. I would ask ahead of time."
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    "We had the Somewhere in Time Room: small and sweet"
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    "The rooms are themed !"
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    "Tell the owner during reservations what your needs are"
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