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Chippewa Hotel Waterfront

7221-103 Main Street, Mackinac Island, MI 49757
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Chippewa Hotel Waterfront
Ranked #3 of 13 hotels in Mackinac Island
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We loved our stay at the Chippewa Hotel. Everyone from the baggage porter to the desk clerk were friendly and helpful. Our room was larger than expected and had a beautiful view of the harbor. Mackinac Island is one of our most favorite destinations in Michigan. We will be back!

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Windsor, Ontario
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Everything was clean, staff was pleasant. Only reason for 4 out of 5 was the price....a little high for the size room we had, but I'm sure it's in line with other hotels. The restaurant food was good, we had 2 dinners and 1 breakfast at the Pink Pony. You can't beat the location of this restaurant as it is... More

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Warren, OH
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57 reviews 57 reviews
15 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Chippewa Hotel has a wonderful location. It is on the end of Main Street, so it is in the midst of all the shops, bars, restaurants, fudge stores, etc., but also away from the congestion of people. It is a short walk to the fort and along the marina. The staff was extremely friendly and the room was beautiful... More

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had never stayed on the island before, but will definitely come back to the Chippewa! Very friendly and helpful staff. Beautiful view from our room of the water; we sat right outside our room door and watched freighters go by. Restaurant is great and the internet breakfast special is well worth it! Can't wait to go back in the... More

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Almont, Michigan
11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked this hotel last minute and what a wonderful surprise. Price was not cheap but the room was just perfect. The front desk personal were fantastic, friendly and helpful. We had a street view......all that was available. Great location not far from the ferry. Best of all home to the Pink Pony!!!!

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Saugatuck, Michigan
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is clean, well located and one of the very few on the water. The staff are great too. The negative is a lack of wind down places to go such as chairs and such to hang in during the day. The hottub area has the kids and the few chairs go quick, the rest is outdoor lunch tables.... More

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Holland, Michigan USA
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84 reviews 84 reviews
20 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm in room 312 as I write this review. The staff is excellent the rooms are large and clean. The rooms with harbor view have great views… even better if you're on the 3rd or 4th floors. The quitter rooms have the larger numbers… hence my choice of 312 rather than 302. I have stayed here MANY times over the... More

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Shelby, Michigan
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our second year here. Last year we were in a small room and learned that the suites are the way to go. We stayed in room 416. Very comfortable stay. Room is equipped with a Keurig coffee maker, fridge and microwave which was great. Very roomy with a great view of water. Staff was very friendl as was... More

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Lansing, Michigan
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We all had a super time at the Chippewa Hotel all needs and excellent service.Its in the center location in town easy to get to any fun experience.Live music on outside porch every afternoon and evening at Pink Pony.

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Bradenton, Florida
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We made a last-minute decision to visit Mackinac Island for our anniversary. We tried booking at the Grand, but no availability, so after a little research called the Chippewa and were glad to find room available on such short notice. Even better, we were given a discounted price. Our 2nd floor king suite facing the harbor was beyond our expectations,... More

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Address: 7221-103 Main Street, Mackinac Island, MI 49757
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Location: United States > Michigan > Upper Peninsula > Mackinac County > Mackinac Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Chippewa Hotel Mackinac Island

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our turn of the century hotel, built in 1902, has all of it's original victorian charm combined with all the modern amenities that resort travelors have come to expect. With it's prime downtown, waterfront location, the Chip is definitely the place to stay. All waterside rooms are large suites with spacious balconies. All suites have been recently updated and feature separate livingrooms, two flatscreen tvs, king or queen pillowtop beds, and wetbar. The lakeside patio features a 25 person jacuzzi hottub. It is home to the famous Pink Pony which has four different dining and drinking experiences. It's sister hotel, the Lilac Tree Suites & Spa features the Lilac Tree Spa for your relaxing enjoyment. ... more   less 
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