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Blue Star Motel

167 Blue Star Highway, Douglas, MI 49406
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Ranked #1 of 4 Hotels in Douglas
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I just spent two nights at the Blue Star motel and I wish it could have been longer. My room was spotless, the bed was so comfortable and cosy and the linens had that freshly laundered smell that is often lacking in some motels! Vicky is charming and friendly. The café next door has a great retro feel! I hope... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We pulled into Douglas pretty exhausted and pulled in here because, honestly, it was right there. Found out it was gay owned and then discovered it was really charming. Looks newly re-furbished and loved the back with the hot tub. We would have stayed another night but they were booked (we ended up at another motel owned by the same... More

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Battle Creek, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Our favorite getaway every 4 months. We have celebrated birthdays, anniversaries, and of course the Halloween adult parade. The staff is extremely friendly and caring about every detail. We love going over to the restaurant for the hot free breakfast. Then relaxing in the court yard right out the back door of your room. Keep room 7 open for us.... More

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South Bend, Indiana
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Why don't people just apologize anymore? My partner and I have been going to the Douglas/Saugatuck area for years and had always thought the Blue Star looked like a nice place so we decided to try it. We were initially very impressed. The room was very nice retro modern. The use of space is inventive and out of the ordinary.... More

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Bob S, Owner at Blue Star Motel, responded to this review

Kevin, Thanks for you feedback. I'm Bob the owner and I want to personally apologize for the dirty carpeting. I was not the one you spoke to so not sure if it was our GM or another employee. That being said, There is no excuse for the carpeting not being clean. Vicki relayed your comments to our GM and he... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

We stayed for three nights as a get away. The room was so cute and modern for a little motel. We were surprised at how clean and well kept it was. Water and snacks are provided at no charge. I can't say enough about the place. You just really have to experience it for yourself. The staff is amazingly friendly... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

I needed a place to stay for a last minute interview and was fortunate enough to snag a room here. The staff was incredibly accommodating and personable!!! The owners have done a great job conceptually with the overall design of the motel. It is quaint and modern. I was happy that I was able to hit up Oval Beach along... More

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Howell, Michigan, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

We've been to the Douglas/Saugatuk area many times. This time we decided a 3 day trip to the area was what we needed. We saw the usual motel/Inn suspects but decided to try the Blue Star. A combination of reasons: price and location. We had reservations and arrived in the late afternoon. Rooms are small but very modern. Good sized... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Was a wonderful visit..The rooms were spotless and snack filled..Almost like a lovely blast from the past. .When Motels were so the rage..Billy was an excellent host and if more places had such caring and engaging Asst.Managers..traveling would be so much more enjoyable...pet friendly ....and the Diner was lovely..food Was Very good....A Lovely Birthday vaca..will defiantly be back. .. Jane... More

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

My fiancée and I were looking for an affordable stop in the Saugatuk area to enjoy Oval Beach and the downtown. No surprise that most places were already booked in the weeks leading up to the trip. Luckily we discovered this adorable little motel within 2 miles of everything we wanted to do. Service was outstanding, the rooms were very... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

This place is fantastic. The rooms are clean, and they styled the rooms to perfection. The staff is so helpful. All of the amenities are a plus. The beds are so comfortable and I love the use of space to fit any possible situation as a consumer.

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Address: 167 Blue Star Highway, Douglas, MI 49406
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Location: United States > Michigan > Allegan County > Douglas
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Number of rooms: 9
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