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Sand Hills Lighthouse Inn

Five Mile Point Road, Ahmeek, MI 49901
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2015 via mobile

My boyfriend and I (we are both 26) visited this past summer. The location absolutely can't be beat, it's beautiful. However, if you're a young person looking for a quiet, romantic getaway, this is not the place for you. Mary and her husband have transformed the lighthouse into what it is today and we were very grateful, but you are... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2015

Sand Hills Lighthouse-Like no other experience you can find on the Keweenaw Peninsula! This historic B & B has the best breakfast, all freshly made! The inn keepers Bill and Mary even provide for guests a wonderful evening dessert and music from their baby grand piano. Amazing views from the lighthouse! Imagine sleeping in a lighthouse and waking up at... More 

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Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015

I spent two nights at one of the most authentic beautiful places you will ever have the privilege to stay. Sand Hills Lighthouse Inn is run by 2 incredible people with excellent insight, rich history, and knowledge of the Lighthouse and the Keweenaw Peninsula. You will never find more gracious people and delicious food then at the Sand Hills Lighthouse.

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Paw Paw, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

Overall, we had a pleasant stay at Sand Hills. Mary and Bill treat everyone like family. Our room was perfect for us and very comfortable. Yes, everything is a little dusty as many reviewers have noted. However, the bedding and towels and the bathroom were clean, and for a place such as this, that is fine. One warning: if your... More 

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bloomfield hills mi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

When we tell friends about our trip to Michigan's U.P., the first thing we mention is the Sand Hills Lighthouse Inn. The love that innkeepers Mary and Bill Frabotta have poured into the lighthouse is evident everywhere -- in the restoration work done to the building, the carefully selected antique furniture and furnishings, the delicious homemade desserts and fancy breakfasts... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

We spent two nights at the Lighthouse (one was for my birthday). The owners require payment in advance by check. I made reservations based solely on reviews here on trip advisor. The Lighthouse is lovely outside and in a beautiful location. The owners have spent a lot of time and money rebuilding the lighthouse from an abandoned mess. We arrived... More 

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Marquette, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

The Innkeepers rank the best part about this lighthouse B & B. Mary and Bill have owned Sand Hills Lighthouse since 1961 but they didn't start hosting guests until 1995. In those years they've accumulated quite a log of stories, and it's ALWAYS about the stories. Ask to climb the tower--Mary will likely guide you. You'll also never leave her... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

My husband and I visited the Sand Hills Lighthouse Inn for a short summer break, and we couldn’t have made a more perfect choice. Immediately upon arrival, we were given a private tour of the inn/lighthouse tower from the wonderfully vivacious little lady of the home, Mary, and her quiet, dedicated husband, Bill…so right off the bat, we were feeling... More 

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Saginaw, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

By the charming fireplace is a small certificate that rates Sand Hills Inn as one of the top 10 romantic places to stay. The attentive hostess, Mary has a heart for romance and delights in providing those romantic, special touches for couples. We arrived on a warm day, and were greeted by name with refreshing glasses of cool water. Remember... More 

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Rochester, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

Definitely a 'Superior' experience. Beautiful surroundings, lulled to sleep by waves on the shore. No other bed and breakfast treats you like a loved part of the family like Mary and Bill do. Yes, you are guests in their home and as such you naturally consider their schedule. If you are going to miss dessert ( and why would you:... More 

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