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Clearwater Lakeshore Motel

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Michigan
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We spent 2 nights at Clearwater. The staff were friendly and helpful. The room was clean and had all the regular amenities. We were disappointed to arrive and find out the pool and hot tub were closed for repairs (painting and upgrades). It would have been nice to have this information ahead of time so we could make an informed...

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Fort Wayne, Indiana
Reviewed 17 October 2016

I plan my annual U.P.-Mackinaw trip around the availability of rooms here. Location and lake views are great. The staff is wonderful, guests are nicely spoiled with s'mores kits for the campfires, grills for use on the beach, free breakfast, discounted ferry tickets, etc... the rooms are clean and comfy with coffee makers, microwaves and mini-fridges. Why would you want...

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Jacksonville,IL
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We had a lovely view of the Mackinaw bridge as well as Mackinaw Island.We purchased our tickets to the ferry at the motel.Included was being picked up & returned to our door after our day on the Island.So convenient.

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
Reviewed 17 October 2016

This motel was perfect in almost every way. Rooms are clean and very spacious. It is right on the water with a great view of the bridge. The balconies are great to sit on and just listen to the water on the shore. The free breakfast was simple but had decent variety and catered nicely for special dietary requirements. It...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 16 October 2016

What amazing views, proximity to town and ferries, relaxing sunsets by the fire pits, isn't this what a home base for a visit to the UP,Mackinaw Island should be all about. A perfect place to be for charm.

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Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

This motel was great and my friends and I had a pleasant stay. The only downside is the herd of elephants that stayed in the room above us. They stayed awake all night pounding their feet and flushing their loud toilet. Otherwise this motel was great. A nice private beach with fire pits. It was also an easy drive to...

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Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

This was the best motel I have ever been to in Mackinaw City. The check in was quick and easy the young girl in the office was very friendly and helpful. The breakfast was good could have a few more hot items. Our room was very nice and clean, we had our own balcony which was great but my favorite...

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Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

This is a lovely motel on the lake with 5 fire pits on the beach and they even supply wood! They have ferry tickets in the office for sale at a discounted rate. The staff is great and the rooms are clean, would stay here again if we ever came back this way!

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United States
Reviewed 14 October 2016

I have never seen this hotel before in Mackinaw but I was impressed. Our room was clean and the balcony was big. I enjoyed the view. The room at a fridge and microwave, bathroom was very small but I appreciated the sink outside of the bathroom. Walls are thin, we could here people coming and going all the time out...

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Madison, Mississippi
Reviewed 14 October 2016

This was an older hotel that is spread out in two story buildings. I'm not sure there was an elevator to second floor. However, the location is great with balconies and also chairs on beach. They build fires in firepits at night. The front desk lady was very helpful. Our room had a separate little room with a twin bed...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Hot Tub
  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Clearwater Lakeshore Motel

Address: 11380 US Hwy 23, Mackinaw City, MI 49701-9796
Region: United States > Michigan > Cheboygan County > Mackinaw City
Price Range: $97 - $219 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Clearwater Lakeshore Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 40
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Also Known As:
Clearwater Lakeshore Hotel Mackinaw City
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#1 On the Beach Hotel in Mackinaw City
#1 Romantic Hotel in Mackinaw City
#1 Family Hotel in Mackinaw City
#2 Best Value Hotel in Mackinaw City
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“Ask for a first floor room if you have trouble carrying your suitcases up a flight of stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles Zeeland_Mi_Rusty, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Lake front rooms are quieter. If able, pick the second floor (no elevator).”
 of 5 bubbles nessren13, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for bottom level. I'm not sure all rooms have the separate little room but it was great for friends traveling together.”
 of 5 bubbles breedlove, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Get a beach front room on the main floor for optimal viewing pleasure.”
 of 5 bubbles haywoodhaven, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I would definitely request a Lake side room with a view of the Mackinaw Bridge on the 2nd floor.”
 of 5 bubbles msuchocki, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
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