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Cool Springs Inn

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45 N US Highway 421, Michigan City, IN 46360
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Ranked #5 of 16 Hotels in Michigan City
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Howell, Michigan
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31 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very misleading reviews. Motel was old and the rooms were not clean. Up near the ceiling were bugs and I killed a large one in the bathroom. No counter space in the bathroom. They did have a small table in the bedroom with a mirror. The water had a musty smell. They did give free bottle water but that was... More 

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New York City, New York
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12 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here based on the positive reviews, even though it was located in the middle of nowhere. The hotel's website also had photos of their rooms, which looked fine for one night. Service at check in was a bit abrupt. The hotel is clearly being renovated so the lobby was a mess. I'm sure that some of the rooms... More 

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Halmstad, Sweden
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

First of all: this place was really cheap and then you can´t expect as much as if you pay a higher price. The room was quite small, but had refrigerator, micro and TV. No wall-to-wall carpet which was very positive. I could not find a hairdryer in the room. The aircondition made a lot of noise, but because of that... More 

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Grand Blanc, Michigan
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

The room, the beds, the TV, and the WiFi were great. However, the quality of water was not good at all. Water smelled like rust strongly. I could not comfortably use water (etc, shower) at all. Be careful.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

My family and I stayed there for two nights and the motel was great. The room was clean and the people there were very nice. It sits on US 421 in the woods so it has a very peaceful setting and there's a bench in front of the that makes it nice to sit and enjoy the weather. I will... More 

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grand rapids,michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

I have been here 2 other times and both were great! Room was clean, bed was comfortable, but this time was a different story! Room was not swept, bed was not very comfy, and room was not as nice....could use some TLC in that room:((( We did pay $45 which is a great deal. But not worth it because we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

we called at 8pm needing a place to stay due to a blizzard shutting down roads and the folks where extremely accommodating. The room was small but updated and very well decorated with new mini fridge,TV,microwave. The keyless entry made me and my husband feel safe and secure. Over all a wonderful place for the price

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Stayed for one night at Cool Springs while shopping in Michigan City, IN. I had wanted to stay there for several years after seeing the reviews on tripadvisor, but hadn't since I usually travel with children and look for a place with a pool for them. I agree with the other reviewers. The hotel is small and is in the... More 

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Koege, Denmark
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26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

What a gem. Stayed at many chain-hotels - same same everywhere. But this small mom-pops motel is just a gem. Clean - very clean rooms. Small - but how much space do you need to sleep and take a shower ? Nice beds. Cleaning every day. Nice porch. Quite - in spite of the road. Yes - remodeling is going... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

We pulled into town at 9pm on a busy holiday weekend and couldn't find anywhere that had vacancy but this place. The price was great! The staff let us look at our room before we paid which was nice. They are so friendly. It's about 5 minutes off the freeway and is much more quiet than a big hotel. The... More 

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