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Cottage Inn of Mackinac Island

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7267 Market St, P.O. Box 458, Mackinac Island, MI 49757
Cottage Inn of Mackinac Island
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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
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Fairport, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great location! Just off main street. Outstanding innkeepers, Jean and John very helpful and accommodating. They setup a carriage tour for us and made arrangements to have carriage pick us up for our dinner at the Grand Hotel. Super breakfast and mid-afternoon treats. What more could you ask for.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

One of the best B&Bs we have very stayed at. The couple of run it are first rated and join to be and desk with. Our room, over looking the street was wonderful. We will be back and are planning on the summer of 2016 as I write this. So stay away so we can get the dates and room... More 

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Orlando, Florida
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family celebrated my parents' 50th wedding anniversary on Mackinac, and the Cottage Inn was their choice for our stay on the island. They have visited here before, and I can see why - a lovely place in a great location with terrific innkeepers. Highly recommended.

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Florissant, Missouri
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved the Cottage Inn!! Jean and John, the innkeepers, could not be more accommodating! Loved the location of the Inn as well. Delicious breakfast to start off your day, and then all the help you need to schedule your day of activities. And at the end of the day, all is quiet for a great night's sleep. Altogether a lovely... More 

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Fort Wayne, Indiana
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed on the island many times, but this was our first stay at the Cottage Inn. We stayed for 3 nights. The inn is reasonably priced and on a quiet street just a quick walk from downtown. We arrived in the morning and were pleased to find that our room was ready. Our room was in a convenient... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed at the Cottage Inn for two nights in June and couldn't have been happier with our accommodations, the breakfast and the inn keepers, Jean and John. To start off, we arrived on the island late morning and went to the Cottage Inn hoping we could leave our luggage there until check-in later that afternoon. Instead,... More 

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Long Beach, Indiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While we have stayed on Mackinac Island many times, this was our first time staying here. Very quiet and immaculate; rooms very comfortable and nicely appointed. Only negative for us: we had an event that started at 8:00 am - breakfast not served until 8:00 - not even coffee.

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Allegan, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been on Mackinac Island probably 10 times, but this was the first time staying in the island. I couldn't have asked for a better place to stay on the island. The room was clean and comfortable (we stayed in the lilac room), there wasn't much of a view from our room, but we were only in there at... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Cottage Inn is everything you would want and more--beautifully designed, impeccably furnished and super clean. To be sure, other accommodations on the Island can boast these features. What they cannot however provide is NormaJean & John, the innkeepers--they are exclusive to the Cottage Inn. The Inn runs like a Swiss Clock and NormaJean & John are ever present to... More 

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Vincennes, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a wonderful stay on Mackinac Island. The Cottage Inn was clean, quiet, and comfortable. Jean and John were gracious hosts and also provided helpful guidance for making the most of our time. The breakfast was delicious too. We will certainly recommend the Cottage Inn to friends who want to stay on the island.

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