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The Sylvan Inn Bed & Breakfast

6680 Western Avenue, P.O. Box 648, Glen Arbor, MI 49636
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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015

We stayed here 2 nights at the end of September. We stayed in room 5, which we liked very much. The Inn Keeper and I were in touch before we arrived because we were arriving late, after 8:00 PM. So when we were delayed at the airport, I called him and he told me exactly how to find our room... More 

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2015

This was our first visit to the Sleeping Bear Dunes, Glen Arbor and the Leelanau peninsula. We highly recommend all. The Sylvan Inn was very comfortable, casual and relaxing with simple but casual breakfast.

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Sterling Heights, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015 via mobile

We stayed in the skylight room #1. We enjoyed being at ground level and having a private bath. The room was nicely decorated, very comfortable and clean. The staff was very friendly and helpful. We loved sitting on the awesome wrap-around porch where we also ate our breakfast and enjoyed coffee in the mornings. The main street shopping was within... More 

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Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

Treated to delicious breakfast each morning in this inn. Innkeeper and staff very helpful and did amazing despite having to work around severe damage that was caused by heavy winds and downed trees resulting in loss of electricity and services around town. A generator helped provide for the guests almost immediately. Attractively furnished. The wraparound porch was a nice touch.

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North Canton, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

A lovely house with comfortable rooms and a great porch to enjoy a glass of wine and watch the traffic go by. Location to restaurants, shops and the bike path was perfect. The innkeepers and owner were very friendly and helpful. The breakfasts were delicious! We fell in love with the area and will definitely visit again.

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Hilton Head, South Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

For over 22 years,my wife and I have been regular guests at the Sylvan Inn,which is now under the third owner during our stays there.First,we thank Rose and Ralph for their complete dedication to the Inn during their ownership,and for their many elegant touches to the Inn,the attention to detail,and their gracious ,welcoming hospitality during that time.We were pleased to... More 

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Brighton, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

My husband and I have visitied the inn for the last 10 years. This year was a pleasant surprize with new owners and innkeepers. Everything has always been sweet but now it is even better! The rooms are lovely and always immaculate. The breakfast now includes hot items such as delicious egg quiche as well as cold items such as... More 

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Eaton, Ohio
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Good downtown location within walking and biking of petty much everything. We found the inn to be clean and comfortable. There is a great front porch with tables and comfortable seating. Breakfast has something for everyone from fresh fruit and yogurt to eggs and baked goods. There is a hot tub and sauna. My husband left his tablet outside and... More 

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Crown Point, Indiana
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

My husband and I have stayed at the Sylvan Inn once or twice a year for the past 7 years. We spent our honeymoon there and had such a wonderful experience that we always looked forward to returning. Sadly, there has been a change in ownership and our last visit was not as enjoyable as it could have been. The... More 

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Gobles, Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

You can't ask for better location in the Glen Arbor/Sleeping Bear Dunes area. You're within 15 miles of more than 20 wineries, two casinos, an Arnold Palmer golf course and all of the natural beauty found on the Leelanau Peninsula, including Sleeping Bear Dunes. Of course all the restaurants and bars in Glen Arbor are walking distance as is Lake... More 

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