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Boynton Beach, Florida
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36 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2015

The location was perfect between Calumet and Copper Harbor and the room was immaculate and well maintained. Each room is decorated differently and we choose the bear room complete with a bear skin on the wall. But the best part was getting to meet Bob and Cheri. They go out of their way to make people feel at home and... More 

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1 Thank twilbur2
BobCheri, Owner at White House Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much Tamara for your kind comments, we strive to offer value for money here and not just in accommodating our guests but by informing guests of the Keweenaw's many attractions and places of interest. We tried for quite a while after purchasing the motel to find a good quality bear skin for our bear themed room and... More 

Calhoun, GA
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43 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2015

This is a great Mom and Pop motel. The rooms were older but very clean, comfortable, and quiet. Plenty of amenities in the room but no AC (but it was not needed and they did provide a fan in the room.) The owners are a hoot and provided a lot of information about local sites, restaurants, and things to do.... More 

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2 Thank Textilesqueen
BobCheri, Owner at White House Motel, responded to this review

We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay at the White House, we pride ourselves on making our guests feel at home, we see ourselves as not only accommodation providers but as sort of a mini tourism office, we try to direct our guests of all the places of local interest, some you could have missed out on, we... More 

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12 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

Great owners! Great personal touch to the place. Wifi is fast. You can have a little fire out front and enjoy a relaxing evening. They have Coke products you can purchase. Also every morning there is fresh coffee and house made scones by the owner. The only complaint I have is the bed is not so comfy for me, but... More 

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1 Thank RobWes
BobCheri, Owner at White House Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your comments, we will watch out for you on your next visit we will see you coming with your mattress on the roof rack, joking aside it was nice of you to stay with us and glad your experience was pleasant, most of our mattresses are quite new with a variation of firm to hard... More 

Heidelberg, Germany
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29 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2015

It's is a great place to stay here for some days. The rooms are spacious, very clean and very well decorated. Everything is well mantained. The beds are comfortable and you can sleep with open windows. It is absolute quiet at night. The owners, Bob and Cheri are very friendly and helpful and make your stay as pleasant as possible.... More 

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1 Thank Kaschibo
BobCheri, Owner at White House Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for staying at the White House with us, we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay like so many have before you, thank you also for taking the time to comment on TripAdvisor thus helping others to decide where to stay. We look forward to welcoming you again to this beautiful part of Michigan, best regards... More 

Maribel, Wi, Usa
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39 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2015

My wife and I have stayed here several times now, and it is always the same - cozy, comfortable, great value, and great people. The rooms are not huge, but neither are they cramped. They are always clean, with all the necessary amenities. The owner is very friendly and helpful and we have never had anything to be unhappy about.... More 

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1 Thank Joel T
BobCheri, Owner at White House Motel, responded to this review

We are so pleased that on your many visits here that you have chosen to stay with us at the White House set in this most beautiful part of the Keweenaw, we strive to make everyone's stay with us enjoyable and love meeting and chatting with our many guests. We look forward to your next visit here. Enjoy your fall... More 

Grand Haven, MI
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9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2015

The owners are wonderful, the place was immaculate, and the location is perfect. We have stayed there in the past, and only had great experiences. As I stated, the owners are wonderful people. We'll be going back.

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Thank rabiii
BobCheri, Owner at White House Motel, responded to this review

In our six and a half years here it has amazed us how friendly our guests are that visit us at the White House and in turn it is our endeavor to make our guests stay as enjoyable as possible and as we love what we do it is evident from yours and others comments on TripAdvisor that the White... More 

Silver Creek
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57 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2015 via mobile

We always stay here when in the area. Bob and Cheri are great hosts. They go out of their way to make guests feel comfortable and welcome. The motel is very clean and very well maintained. Each room is decorated in its own unique theme. There re bonfires at night, outdoor seating and volleyball net. You can't go wrong with... More 

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1 Thank Troy M
BobCheri, Owner at White House Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your nice comments about the White House, we feel there is more to a Motel than just a comfortable and clean room, the firepits have given a many a guest a chance to sit at night and chat to like minded visitors to this most beautiful part of the world. The volleyball nets and horseshoe pits have... More 

Bullard, Texas
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46 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

Bob and Cheri are SERIOUS about providing clean, quality lodging! We had a great evening. The bathroom was immaculate, and well maintained. The linens were clean, and the bed was comfortable. The unusual decor was perfectly dusted.

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Thank KathleenBR
BobCheri, Owner at White House Motel, responded to this review

Nice of you to take the time to write a comment on TripAdvisor of your experience of staying at the White House, we take our job seriously and thoroughly enjoy what we do and as many tell us it is evident in the quality of the accommodation and the tourism advice that we can give to our guests, this is... More 

Eden Prairie, Minnesota
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160 reviews
49 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2015

The White House Motel is a quaint strip motel along the road in the town of Mohawk, MI on the very tip of the UP of Michigan. Very well maintained motel. Clean, comfortable rooms. Plenty of space to move around. Windows in bathroom and off the back that open. Screen door that helps provide cross breeze. No air conditioning, however... More 

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1 Thank LCMey
BobCheri, Owner at White House Motel, responded to this review

Cheri and I wish to thank you for not only choosing The White House to stay but for also informing others on TripAdvisor of the facilities and comfort that we offer here in the beauty of the Keweenaw Peninsula. We are so pleased you enjoyed your visit here and look forward to your return here, we loved the photos. Thank... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 June 2015 via mobile

Very reasonable pricing. Staff seemed friendly. The room was amazing: came with fridge, microwave, Americana themed bedding and furniture. Good water pressure and heat in the shower. Scenic view out the back window. Motel rents out laptop, mountain bikes, among other things for free.

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3 Thank Nate S
BobCheri, Owner at White House Motel, responded to this review

We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us at the White House, it is nice that you took the time to tell us and others of your experience here in the beautiful Keweenaw Peninsula and we do hope that you will return here to enjoy the charm and beauty the area has to offer. It is with... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are owner operators of this 10 room motel adjacent to US 41, plenty of parking and trailer parking in the winter, showers and tubs in all rooms together with self controlled heating, hair dryers, fridges and microwaves and Free WiFi. There is a Bar and Restaurant opposite with food from 4pm - 9pm and a cafe next door for breakfast, we serve free coffee and home made scones in the office each morning. Our Motel has 10 themed rooms and all are non smoking. The White House Motel is your Home-away-from home in the beautiful Keweenaw. ... more   less 

Additional Information about White House Motel

Address: 3606 US Highway 41, Mohawk, MI 49950-9601
Region: United States > Michigan > Upper Peninsula > Mohawk
Price Range: $72 - $76 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“All rooms have some kind of theme. Room #8 has a deer head mount that some may not like. We did like it.”
 of 5 bubbles The420four, 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Take a moment to get to know Bob and Cheri. They have an interesting life story.”
 of 5 bubbles 736rajj, 21 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Each room has a different north woods theme.”
 of 5 bubbles twilbur2, 19 Oct 2015 | Read review
“All rooms have their own uniqueness and feel. No air conditioning/fan provided.”
 of 5 bubbles LCMey, 24 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Tell them you want a room with a good shower. All the rooms probably don't have the same problem as the one we had....”
 of 5 bubbles JeanMarie1999, 11 Feb 2015 | Read review
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