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Ludington Blue Spruce Inn

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109 N. Ferry St., Ludington, MI 49431
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Ludington Blue Spruce Inn
Ranked #10 of 14 Ludington B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Boyne City, Michigan
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60 reviews 60 reviews
24 hotel reviews
161 helpful votes 161 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Needed a room the night before heading out on the SS Badger. I called Blue Spruce since it was so close. They had one room left, king size frame with 2 full matresses, just like on a cruise ship! My brother and his wife decided to join us, so I called the Blue Spruce back a couple days later to... More 

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MurielJean, Owner at Ludington Blue Spruce Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking time to write a review. We loved having you and your brother as guests in the apartment and would welcome you back. More 

Minneapolis, Minnesota
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

This motel is quaint and adorable - and its proximity to the beach is fantastic! At the Ludington Blue Spruce Inn my stress immediately drained as I felt I was transported back to simpler times ... but with some modern day indulgences in the linens and ammenities. I adored the sort of retro feel of the immaculately clean and well-maintained... More 

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Grand Rapids
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Pros: It was clean. Neighborhood was quite, close to the pier. Cons: This is a 50's style Motel not an "Inn" with about 6-8 rooms. The room was small like all motels were back in it's day. The king bed was actually two twin beds mattresses in a king-size frame. Coming back after a day of kayaking, there was no... More 

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MurielJean, Owner at Ludington Blue Spruce Inn, responded to this review

We are "Cutting Edge," offering cable TV, Roku boxes and Netflix, all at no charge. Possibly our guest had some difficulty with the system. We are always available to help though, and wish that we had been called upon. As to the guest's bed, we have invested a lot of money in top quality mattresses and pillows. One room has... More 

Lansing, Michigan
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

I booked this hotel based on its easy on-line reservation system, which is unlike other motels/hotels in the area that you have to call in to ask for price and make reservation. The price is a little bit high since it's not really in the "in-season" yet. It was very quiet and including our room, only one other room was... More 

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MurielJean, Owner at Ludington Blue Spruce Inn, responded to this review

We appreciate your review of our motel and did enjoy you as guests so much. During your stay, our cable TV provider shut off our service as they were switching to a new system. Try as we might, we could not get the company out to provide TV. We really wrung our hands on this. It was very trying to... More 

Madison, Wisconsin
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

When the kids were younger, we used to go over to Ludington every summer. Once we found the Blue Spruce, we didn't want to stay anywhere else; it's the perfection of the ideal of the 50's motel, with knotty pine. The owners are lovely people, welcoming and kind. The location is fine; close to the beach, the park, the ferry,... More 

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MurielJean, Owner at Ludington Blue Spruce Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the positive review, which means a lot to us. We look forward to hosting you again--soon! More 

Ann Arbor, Michigan
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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

My husband and I stayed in room #2 this past weekend and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The bed was very comfortable and we slept well (very quiet) which was so nice. So close to town and the lake. This was our first visit to Ludington and we will definitely make a return visit to both!

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Libertyville, Illinois
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24 reviews 24 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

We stayed here for a night on our way to Canada. It is close to beach and downtown, the ferry, everything we wanted to be near. The room was a kitschy 50's decor. which we loved. It was very clean and very homey. She even walked us to our room - I saw her walk another couple to their room... More 

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Boyne City, Michigan
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

Clean room, fresh linens, comfy beds, easy check in and out, but....It has been awhile since I've stayed in a little motel like this and it's just not my style. The bathroom is too small for my liking....no space for your cosmetics or hair tools and only one plug in the bathroom that I could find. I also didn't like... More 

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MurielJean, Owner at Ludington Blue Spruce Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, which perceptively identifies our retro style. We really do treasure this style, yet we enhance it with premium mattresses, absorbent, large bath towels, and fluffy pillows. Our spreads are quilted heirloom style and quite expensive. We can’t really be compared to a chain motel. They tend to all look alike. We look like us, the... More 

MI
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

This is a very comfortable clean small motel. A very quiet setting and great place to relax. Beds are very comfortable. The motel is only a couple blocks from Lake Michigan and Stearns park which has a great beach. Coffee, bottled water, cable and a small refrig in rooms for your convenience. We try to avoid the BIG impersonal Motels... More 

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Canton Michigan
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111 reviews 111 reviews
22 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

In fairness to the wonderful owners, its a cute, small comfortable inn. Only 7 rooms, in a residential setting. Keep in mind, that the walls are thin and unless you have respectful neighbors, you can be awake awhile. Bed was so so in comfort, but neat and tidy. Free bottled water, coffee in rooms, and a t.v. to stay in... More 

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MurielJean, Owner at Ludington Blue Spruce Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for your review and compliments to me as an owner. I enjoyed talking with you about the attractions you saw around the Ludington area. I do want to address the two issues you had with your stay in my inn. One issue was the "thin walls." We did have a young child in the room next door and do... More 

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Additional Information about Ludington Blue Spruce Inn

Address: 109 N. Ferry St., Ludington, MI 49431
Location: United States > Michigan > Ludington
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 9

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