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Hiawatha Motel

2400 Ludington Street, Escanaba, MI 49829
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Ranked #6 of 10 Hotels in Escanaba
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Green Bay
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

My husband and I had tickets to go to a concert at Island Resort & Casino. We weren't able to stay onsite, so I looked in Escanaba. The reviews that I read made me feel comfortable booking. I wasn't disappointed. This is a basic no frills motel, but it's comfortable, cozy and most important clean! The bed was comfortable and... More 

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Renfrew, Canada
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69 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

This older strip motel with parking at the front door is clean with a very friendly staff. A small fridge & older TV are in the room with good WiFi. Plenty of parking with restaurants ranging from fast food to steak houses with some just a short walk away. A basic breakfast is provided daily.

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Aurora, Nebraska, United States
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

I'm very late doing this, but we were guests at the Hiawatha for 10 nights at the end of July. A couple had just bought it a couple months before. They were soo helpful with my husband not feeling well. The bed was wonderful, the room was so clean and they treatesd us so well making sure all our needs... More 

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Moore, Oklahoma
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We have stay at the Hiawatha Motel a number of times from to 70's to present. The Old has age in time. But is still a good place to stay. Each time we come we stay for about a week at a time. I like the staff and the location very well. It close to downtown and a great number... More 

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Traverse City, Michigan
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

I've stayed their multiple times, and before this last time, the rooms were in poor condition. Their was a bad odor and the rooms weren't as clean as they could be. But this time, the rooms were in excellent condition. The man who was behind the desk informed me that they just bought the place a little over 2 weeks... More 

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WI
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9 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Passing through Escanaba on a motorcycle trip.Had stayed here 7 years ago on a similar trip..Was pleased then..not as much now....still quite clean..The rooms are pretty dated, but very comfortable and functional if you are just looking for a single nights rest on a trip like this...No real amenities other than fridge and basic TV in room...but we were just... More 

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Daytona Beach, Florida
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10 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Great little place. Very clean. It is certainly dated but a nice little place with a great location in town at a good price. They are pet friendly. It's an easy and very pleasant walk to the beautiful lake front park and light house.

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Battle Creek, Michigan
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79 reviews 79 reviews
14 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

Clean, comfy, basic mom/pop type place, excellent value (under $70 total for 2 people) especially with free casino package for very nice Island Resort & Casino located about 10 miles west. Good location for daytrips around area, Escanaba is a nice town. We stayed during July 2013,and will definitely stay again when we are back in the area!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

Usually don't make a stop on my way to my hometown, but circumstances called for it this time. I asked a long time friend for a recommendation (she lives in Escanaba) & was told about the Hiawatha. It may need some updating but it was clean, bed was comfy,staff was very friendly and I got a great night's sleep. I... More 

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Key West
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289 reviews 289 reviews
65 hotel reviews
185 helpful votes 185 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2013

I had to catch a 6:30 AM flight out of Esky on a winter morning. It was just me and I stayed there simply because I didn't want to drive to Esky that morning. I needed a clean room to spend a few hours the night before. Sure, it is an older place and does not have fancy décor, but... More 

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