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Inn at the Rustic Gate

6991 Hungerford Lake Drive, Big Rapids, MI 49307
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Inn at the Rustic Gate
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 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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Columbus OH
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189 reviews 189 reviews
37 hotel reviews
175 helpful votes 175 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

I stayed last weekend for Ferris State graduation. It's a shame that my son graduated because I won't need to return to the Inn. The Inn was like staying in a friend's home. It was impeccably clean and well appointed. The three innkeepers are friendly and are extremely knowledgeable about the area and the land. We were served a lovely... More

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Traverse City, MI
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88 reviews 88 reviews
24 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Being about eight miles west of Big Rapids and a little difficult to find the first time, but it was all worthwhile. We were fortunate to find a cancellation on graduation weekend at Ferris State College. This is a very pleasant place with caring innkeepers. The room in the new section was clean and very comfortable. Breakfast was well prepared... More

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Big Rapids, Michigan
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

I have stayed at and used the Inn for a number of experiences over the last (at least) five years. From just dinners to professional retreats and anything in-between the women of the Inn know how to take care of you. Marcia, Sharon and Pat have created an environment that creates memories. Immaculate & clean rooms, unbelievable food (they aimed... More

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Holland, Michigan
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3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

I have never come to the rustic gate in the winter, it extremely quiet and white. Snow slowly dropped from the sky,not a lot but steady, so beautiful. The aroma of fresh brewed coffee wafting up the staircase and Sharon cooking something delicious for breakfast. Oh true luxury and pure laziness. For our gathering it as great and look forward... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2013 via mobile

We were with a group of 11 ladies and had a perfect weekend! The rooms were immaculate. The food was extraordinary and made from scratch. The setting is peaceful and picturesque. We quilted, knit and scrap booked in the craft barn. The lighting was good and the temperature very comfortable with plenty of room for us. We already picked a... More

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Holland, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2012

My 5th stay in 4 years. It is as great as the first stay. I am always sad to leave. Love the restful atmosphere and the great innkeepers!!!! If you keep coming back what more can you say! I look toward o the next stay.

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Manistee, Michigan
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23 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2012

We stayed here one night before our son ran at a track meet at Ferris State University. I loved it here as I am a birdwatcher and the owners showed me trails to check out on the grounds including a nearby pond, woods, and fields. It's a pretty spot, hilly and very quiet yet not too far from Big Rapids... More

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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2011

The Ladies that run the Inn, Sharon, Marsha and Pat were wonderful. The Inn was super clean. Food was Excellent. Value was great. Area was quiet but business district was only 10 minutes away with golf, fishing, restaurants, shopping, etc. We stayed 3 days and wish we could have stayed more. We would definately would go again and recommend to... More

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Grand Haven, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2010

Spent the weekend with friends enjoying the fall colors and quilting in the meeting room and spectaular meals in the common dining room. Cannot say enough about Sharon's cooking! Rooms are very comfortable and immaculately clean. The location is rural and very scenic -- a great getaway. Limited cell service which is a plus to me!

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Holland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2010

My second visit and unbelievably it keeps getting better. I walked in and felt instantly at home! Ths innkeepers were happy to see us and us them. I traveled with eleven total people and we just have a relaxed and wonderful time. The food is great 4-star, incredibly clean, roomy, and the setting an outdoor paradise for Michigan. I woke... More

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Address: 6991 Hungerford Lake Drive, Big Rapids, MI 49307
Location: United States > Michigan > Mecosta County > Big Rapids

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