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Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 6 August 2012

We spent last weekend at Carriage House with 4 other couples. We could not have had a better get away. Went biking on the Kal-Haven trail, visited Saugatuck, and had the beautiful Carriage House to come home to. Amy did a great job, (and quick wit) of making us feel welcome. Best breakfast ever...worth the trip for the Carriage House...

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Bellevue, Kentucky
Reviewed 27 July 2012

While fairly new to the B&B experience, this is a benchmark others should be judged against in comparison. The rooms were comfortable and quiet with a great view of the marina from our private deck. The location put it in easy walking distance of the historic part of town along with a few easy minutes to the beech. The staff...

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Hillsdale, Michigan
Reviewed 27 July 2012

The Carrige House at the Harbor is our favorite place to stay in South Haven. The owners are very friendly and helpful. The house is very nice, clean and in a great location (a block from the beach and an easy walk into town). We like to get a room with a balcony so we can watch the boats in...

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Mason, Ohio
Reviewed 17 July 2012

We stayed here as one of three B&B's to celebrate our 15th anniversary. In terms of convenience and location this was the best of the three and all 3 were incredible. The location here is fantastic! South Haven is a perfect little harbor town with a great lighthouse, beaches, beautiful views, and great food. We stayed in "The Barouche" room...

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Fort Wayne, Indiana
Reviewed 10 July 2012

We stayed at the Carriage House in May, 2012. Our suite was cozy, clean and comfortable with a deck overlooking the river. It is a beautiful property, the hosts are great. The food is excellent. We were one block from the beach. We were very pleased.

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Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Reviewed 30 June 2012

Our room was cozy and comfortable, the view fantastic, the breakfast delicious and the innkeepers were very knowledgeable. We really enjoyed our visit and would recommend it to friends.

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Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 28 June 2012

Spent our anniversary here and it couldn't have been better. The location is ideal. The staff couldn't have been more kind and accommodating. The inn was nearly full, but we didn't hear much of a peep from the other guests. It seemed very private. My picky husband even loved the food. We don't typically stay at B&Bs, but this experience...

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Chicago, IL
Reviewed 22 June 2012

My husband and I honeymooned at the Carriage House two years ago, but had to leave early to attend a funeral. David and Suzanne honored the night we paid for at our most recent stay. I was amazed that they were so willing to have us back and honor our credited night over two years later! Needless to say, the...

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Detroit, Michigan, United States
Reviewed 16 June 2012

We have stayed at 4 other B & B's in South Haven and this is one of our favorites. The staff was very helpful and friendly and even upgraded our room at no extra charge. Breakfast was great and the staff even accommodated my husband who is diabetic. The location is perfect, right on the harbor and the park. Everything...

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Niles, MI
Reviewed 4 June 2012

Just a quick getaway weekend for our anniversary. The Carriage House was a really nice treat. We so enjoyed our stay at this Bed and Breakfast. The staff were very welcoming. We hope to visit again soon.

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This beautiful harbor-side mansion was the first, and only, Bed and Breakfast in Michigan to receive the coveted AAA Four Diamond Award. It boasts 12 uniquely inviting guest rooms, each elegantly appointed with a private bath, comfy robes, and first class amenities. Many have cozy fireplaces, whirlpools, and private porches overlooking the harbor. Breakfast is a not to be forgotten experience at the Carriage House Harbor. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Carriage House at the Harbor

Address: 118 Woodman St, South Haven, MI 49090-1142
Region: United States > Michigan > Van Buren County > South Haven
Number of rooms: 11
Also Known As:
Carriage House At The Harbor Hotel South Haven
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“Make sure to choose a room the over-looks the harbor. It's well worth the extra money!”
 of 5 bubbles jhelmuth, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Having a balcony was a nice amenity. Rooms in Victorians are small, so getting a "larger" room affords a little more space.”
 of 5 bubbles CVandBoys, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We love the White Chapel.....definitely the best in the Inn, but a little more expensive. The Caleche is wonderful as is the Barouche.”
 of 5 bubbles Vivian31, 16 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Do not book or pay for the Victoria King Room”
  • extremely small sink area
  • metal window blinds were in really bad shape...unacceptable for the price of the room
  • Ridiculously small bathroom... the door hits the toilet bowl
  • There was a frig.. not working but they stored christmas decor in it
  • Windows were filthy...inside and out
  • small bathroom and narrow step up to the tub
  • This was the advertised flat screen TV.. .in the closet, wires hanging out
 of 5 bubbles KarS666, 30 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Definitely suggest the White Chapel or any other room facing the harbor. Most of them have a private balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles carlaanddaves, 12 Aug 2016 | Read review
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