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Ventura Motel

604 W. Ludington Avenue, Ludington, MI 49431
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Rock Creek, Ohio
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2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

It started with my phone reservation. Right, no online reservations available. I was quoted a price of $99. I asked for a confirmation number and was told that I did not need one. No confirmation available via email either. I needed a room and gave it a shot. It was very clean and old! Bed was comfortable, but window air... More 

Thank Glennjjr
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126 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2015 via mobile

We stayed in Ludington one night to get on the Badger the next day. This is an old school motel. No frills, just a decent room with one of the lowest prices in town. It worked great for us to lay our heads down and if you're just stopping over, it will work for you too.

Thank lyle7692
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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015 via mobile

It was a bed and a hot shower. Bed wasn't very comfy, but the room seemed pretty clean (however very dated) and it was easy to walk to downtown from our room. It was also way cheaper than every other place we found. Last minute decision to stay in town. 95 bucks for a Friday night. Would be decent for... More 

1 Thank bradnsherri
Milford, Michigan
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30 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015 via mobile

Clean, yes.... Comfortable not really. Beds are hard, pillows are flat. It's super duper dated so you feel it's dirty because everything looks like it's from the 70's or 80's. I'm sure they clean it and keep it up but wow update it already! The air conditioners in the windows kept you either cold or muggy hot. It's just not... More 

1 Thank mtimes3

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Denver, Colorado
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

How people like this can operate a business like a motel boggles the MIND. After check in, went back into the office to get some light bulbs (two to be exact), was told all lights were in working condition upon check in and was informed there would be a $20 dollar charge added to our bill. Yeah right!! That turned... More 

2 Thank Ron M
Rochester, Minnesota
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

It was a nice place but nothing special. I felt the room rates were a bit high. No coffee or breakfast of any sort was offered. Our room was close to the road so we did hear some traffic noise, but not bad. Beds were comfortable and clean. The room was clean.

Thank Richard W
Toledo, Ohio
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

I love staying at the Ventura. I have stayed there at least seven times. The low rates mean I can stay two nights and relax for a day in Ludington before I sail on the historic SS Badger, another Ludington treasure that delivers service and fun for affordable prices. The Ventura room is always clean, large, and cute. The free... More 

1 Thank Paulette K
Grand Rapids, Michigan
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

My husband and I recently spent nights here many times. This Motel was very clean and the staff was helpful. Great Housekeeping, I thoroughly enjoyed my stay at this motel from the minute I walked in the door. Will be back soon with our other family members. :-)

Thank Roger M
Charlotte, Michigan
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

We have been staying at the Ventura Motel in Ludington for years for our vacations. It is very clean and quiet. The owners are very kind and courteous. It is in a great location, close enough to walk to the beach, walk two blocks to the heart of the city. I don't need a motel with a pool with the... More 

1 Thank Kim D
Farmington Hills, Michigan
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25 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 via mobile

I only spent one night here. It was okay, nothing fancy.It provided a comfortable nite sleep and it was okay. They did have coffee in the morning but that was all. Staff was pleasant to me. I would recommend only for a quick stop on way up further north. two. It was t

Thank ann m

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