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The Looking Glass Inn

Certificate of Excellence
1100 S. Harbor, Grand Haven, MI 49417
The Looking Glass Inn
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Columbus, Michigan
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a wonderful weekend we had! Norma and Howie are outstanding and offer great service to their guests. Norma made us feel right at home as soon as we arrived and we can not say enough about her delicious breakfasts. The rooms are super clean and the house is located across from the lake. The inn is within walking distance... More 

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Davenport, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

The view of Lake Michigan from the deck of the Looking Glass Inn was gorgeous. The inn is located directly across the street from both the state and city beaches. We were able to walk everywhere---to the beach, to the boardwalk and lighthouse, and to dinner in the evening. The hosts were most gracious and the breakfasts were yummy.

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 via mobile

I surprised my husband for his birthday with a weekend at the Looking Glass. We had a marvelous time. The facilities are very clean and well appointed. Our hosts were very accommodating with our late arrival,and provided a delicious and satisfying breakfast every morning. The view of the lake is spectacular but the town center is a bit of a... More 

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Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

We chose to celebrate our 1 year anniversary in Grand Haven. Being from the east side of the State, we found The Looking Glass by browsing online. We wanted the quaint feeling of a B & B and we were not disappointed! Norma and Howie were the perfect hosts! We were treated like family! Norma outdid herself with the wonderful... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

My son and I were looking forward to a modest weekend holiday. We had not made plans months in advance, as is usually necessary to find anything good close to the beach. But, we both had time off and the weather was predicted to be good. There was a vacancy for one room at this B & B. We had... More 

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Cincinnati
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

A bed and breakfast on the beach is not easy to find, but we found Looking Glass here on TA. Lovely in every way but mainly because the owners, Norma and Howie, go out of their way to make sure you have a great time. The views are spectacular. We could wake up every morning and watch the skies lighten... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

We were visiting Grand Haven to meet up with friends and family and had originally booked a room at a local hotel. On a whim, we researched Bed and Breakfasts in Grand Haven and found the Looking Glass Inn. Changing reservations turned out to be a great decision. Howie and Norma Glass are the proprietors and ensured that our stay... More 

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Fowlerville, Michigan, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

After reviewing the bed and breakfast options, I chose the Looking Glass Inn and it was the perfect choice for us. Celebrating our 38th wedding anniversary there was relaxing and enjoyable. Especially the view from the deck each morning...so beautiful! The house is an older, nicely remodeled 3 level home high on a hill with gorgeous views and a trolley... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

We found this beautiful little BB, perched on the edge of a hill overlooking, sea, sand and a lighthouse! From the moment I read about this place I wanted to stay here! Booked it then crossed my fingers and toes that all of the detail that came with the booking was true... And it truly was! We arrived and discovered... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I wanted to go to a beach setting for my birthday but did not want to take a day to travel to the East Coast or Florida. I had never been to Michigan but my husband found this place which was absolutely perfect! We felt so welcome from the moment we arrived. The home is just beautiful, decorated with wonderful... More 

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