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Waters Inn

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10565 Old US Hwy 27 South, Gaylord, MI 49735
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Fort Fairfield, Maine
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

We had a great new year visit to spend time with my daughter now living in Michigan. The Waters Inn has been a delightful inn to stay at. Very homey, fun decore, rustic, clean, great service, wonderful management. Quiet friendly atmosphere. Well insulated because we could not hear sounds from the other rooms. We were in room 5, which is... More 

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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42 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015

Room was theme decorated, very clean and had the essentials. The beds were a bit 'old feeling' ... not very comfortable. Bathroom was tiny!...but functional. Shower was very small... could barely turn around... and I'm not that big! You get what you pay for.... that's not a bad thing... it was very economical, but also very basic... the most important... More 

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Thank EagleMomofMichigan
HSBicknell53, Owner at Waters Inn, responded to this review

We appreciate your recent 2 night stay, thanks for taking time to write a review. Our goal is to provide our guests with a CLEAN comfortable and affordable experience and it seems we succeeded. I'm very happy you liked the restaurants that we recommended and we look forward to seeing you the next time you travel to the Gaylord area. More 

Michigan
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11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015

Great little 10 room motel. The property looks like a log cabin. Grounds are nicely kept up. Plenty of parking for motorcyles or cars. The rooms are nicely decorated and very clean. Bathroom is a little small but it does the job. Out back they offer a fire pit and bbq along with tables. We used this as home base... More 

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Bob H, Manager at Waters Inn, responded to this review

As a small family business , we appreciate you taking the time to write us a review , our goal is to provide our guest with , Clean, Comfortable, and affordable rooms . Thank you, Bob More 

Ann Arbor, Michigan
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

This motel was rated as rustic but exceptionally clean, number 1 in Gaylord area. It was average clean but the bathroom is so small it is hard to use. Wifi barely works. There was no hot water this morning so I couldn't take a shower. Since I was there on a golf trip this was very important. I told this... More 

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HSBicknell53, Owner at Waters Inn, responded to this review

Let me start by saying I'm sorry! We DO care and we try very hard to make sure that every guest has a great experience. We are SO sorry for the issue with the hot water, we had some preventive maintenance performed on the previous day and somehow that caused the outage first thing the next morning. (Very frustrating!) It... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015 via mobile

Very clean and comfy rooms. The themed rooms were very nicely done and functional. There is a nice picnic area with grill (charcoal provided) and a fire pit. Very reasonably priced and great location. However, the resident manager and staff are the highlight of the motel. They went above and beyond to make our stay enjoyable and when our vehicle... More 

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Bob H, Manager at Waters Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us , we were very happy to help after your car issue. We will see you on your next vist . Again Thank you for your kind words !! More 

Tucson, Arizona
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015

We were quite satisfied with the room. We stayed overnight as a waypoint between cities. We had a good night sleep and the room was clean. I was very worried about the size of the bathroom since all reviews have mentioned it. So I need to give more detail. I am a 340 pound, 5'9". Not tall but obviously big.... More 

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Bob H, Manager at Waters Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for writing an review , I'm pleased our small cruise ship size bathroom fit your needs . On your next vist try room 5 the bathroom is much larger the shower can fit 2 people . We're glad you enjoyed our clean , comfortable , and affordable rooms . Thank you again , Bob More 

Rochester Hills, Michigan
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13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2015

Basic and clean room. Nicely decorated for winter sports. Shower stall in bathroom is small but gets the job done. Curtains for room facing road could be darker as evening street light was visible. Very friendly and helpful staff. A perfect motel to stay at on the way to the Upper Peninsula - 2 hours north of metro Detroit.

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2 Thank polojen
Bob H, Manager at Waters Inn, responded to this review

We appreciate you taking the time to write us a review . Yes our cruise ship size bathrooms , Do get the job done. We hope to see you in the future . Thank you, Bob More 

Wauseon, OH
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

Nothing fancy here, but very clean and neat. The bathroom & shower are quite small. There is no service here. If you're looking for a clean place to just sleep for the night, then this place is perfect.

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HSBicknell53, Owner at Waters Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for your review Sandy. We pride ourselves in keeping everything clean & neat, and you are absolutely right, there's nothing fancy here. We don't have room service or laundry service, but we hope you enjoyed our WiFi service, and we look forward to seeing you again soon. More 

Monroe, Michigan
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

Very nice, very clean and cozy place to stay! Very well maintained. The price was great as well. The owners were very friendly. We was not aware beforehand but the night we stayed there just happened to be during the Thunder Over Waters festival. Very nice festival and the fireworks were great! Really enjoyed our stay and would definitely stay... More 

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2 Thank donkay2015
Bob H, Manager at Waters Inn, responded to this review

We're very pleased you enjoyed your stay with us , and our Clean Comfortable Affordable room. Our small town dose put on a very nice festival and you enjoyed the fireworks show . Hope to see you next year. Thank you again , Bob More 

kirkton ont can
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4 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

Great place to stay. Friendly owner and even Rusty the cat was friendly. Clean rooms. Decorated nicely. Comfy beds. Bar and restaurant across the street with good homemade chips. Great breakfast at the Top of the Hill.

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Bob H, Manager at Waters Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for writing a review, we're happy your stay in our small quiet town was a excellent experience , and you enjoyed our clean rooms . Thank you again , Rusty the cat ! More 

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