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Crooked River Lodge

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2.5 of 5
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6845 US 31 N, Alanson, MI 49706 (Formerly Clarion Collection)
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Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Alanson
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2011
jnjlacroix Livonia, Michigan
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Livonia, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2011

The lodge was clean, pretty, with large rooms. Loved the lobby and patio. Nice central location for that section of "up north" michigan. I'd definetly stay there again. Didn't find the people behind the desk overly friendly, however they weren't rude either.

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Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2011

My wife and I spent 5 nights at the Crooked River Lodge after visiting Trip Advisor. Our room was a King suite and had 2 t.v.s, micro, and fridge. The room was very clean as was the whole facility. has a river view but no access at the property. My wife and I were able to make side trips each... More 

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Joliet, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2011

My husband and I were taking a trip to Makinaw Island and on the way from Joliet, IL we traveled along the lake side of Michigan.....We took the trip over 2 days and had no reservations because we were just enjoying each moment of Michigan. We do travel to Michigan alot because of family and always find so much beauty... More 

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Manistee County, Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2011

This hotel is nice and clean. They do have pets and children that live or stay there. They are all friendly though. The owner is on site. It is great to support a local business owner in this economy. They are always accommodating. It has a great location with awesome restaurants in the vicinity.

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Battle Creek, Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2011

We came up here for a weekend to buy a car, and stayed at the Crooked River Lodge and loved it! The employees were so nice and willing to help whenever you needed. Any questions we had they were happy to answer. Also, we loved the turtle they had! They had a huge cage for him, and they took great... More 

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Westland, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2011

I and my friends rented three rooms for one evening, and we all enjoyed our stay very much. The rooms were very large and accomodating, we liked that we had a livingroom, bedroom, and all of the rooms had an outside balcony. The pool is at one end, and the rooms are at the other, affording quiet and privacy. The... More 

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Flint, Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2011

We were pretty grossed out by all the animals. The huge turtle stuck in the cage was sad. It smelled bad and they had a garbage can for it to live in. Two dogs were ALWAYS in the lobby, the smallest of which kept growling at us. There was also dog hair all over the chairs in the dining room.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2011

We always like to stay here when in the area. The balconies overlook the crooked river. I like the fact that there are rooms only on one side of the hall. There are also only 13 rooms per floor which makes it quiet. Breakfast was O.K.,pretty standard stuff. Pool was fine, also. Price was about right for what you get.

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Twin Lake, Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2011

We have stayed now three times and enjoyed it every time. I like the super nice rooms, clean and lots pillows on the beds, you can truly relax. Great location to head to Boyne or snowmobiles, a must stop for sure!

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2011

My husband and I spent 3 nights at the Crooked Creek Lodge during a ski trip last weekend. The lodge is beautifully decorated and super clean. The rates were much lower in comparison to anything in the Petoskey area. The lodge itself was very nice and is located close to several dining options in Alanson. Nothing fancy but good food.... More 

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