We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 13 Mackinac Island hotels

Lake View Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1 Huron Street, Mackinac Island, MI 49757
Hotel amenities
Lake View Hotel
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
You added Lake View Hotel to your Saves list
Ranked #12 of 13 Hotels in Mackinac Island
A recent review
5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
Write a Review

228 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (44)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
  • Mar-May only
  • Jun-Aug only
  • Sep-Nov only
  • Dec-Feb only
All months
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sits right on main street but at the end near the library and very much within walking distance of everything. Hotel staff was awesome. We had a reservation mix up when we were checking in but they fixed it on the spot and it was like it never happened. Room was a turret room in the back and while the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
green bay, wi
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014 via mobile

Everyone knows staying on the island is expensive. BUT it is worth it. Save money and have comfortable rides by bringing your own bikes. Oct is a great time to go because the shops have everything on sale. By your ferry tickets online to save as well. All the staff on the island are extremely friendly. This hotel has a... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014 via mobile

For the price we paid, they gave us a room that had a really noisy air conditioner sitting inside taking up space in the room. The guaranteed us a way different room than what we got. In the end, we were moved to a much bigger room with no air conditioner that was noisy taking up room. The hotel breakfast... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
port huron, MI
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
8 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

We have been to the Island many, many times but this was our first stay at the Lake View and we were not disappointed. It was VERY convenientely located across from Sheplers Ferry. The room was nice and had a comfortable bed. There was a portable air conditioning unit in the room, which we did not use but good thing... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

My wife and I stayed mid week from October 8th to the 10th and it was very nice. The location is in town, near the boat dock and the hotel has 3 places to eat and get drinks. If you have kids, the hotel has a very nice indoor pool and hottub. I would stay again, but I have a... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Ferndale, Michigan
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014 via mobile

Brought the family up for a recent conference..picked this place for the pool & price..much cheaper than the grand! I was a bit leary based on other reviews but loved this place. They accommodated our early arrival even tho the place was packed. Our room was spacious and came equipped with accommodated k cup coffee maker (& kcups!), direct TV... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Okemos, Michigan
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

We planned an elopement wedding here and had a marvelous experience. The staff was great and friendly and very accommodating. Andrea and John P were exceptionally wonderful. The housekeeper (Ruth) even folded our towel into a heart. Andrea assisted in the planning and was very open to answering questions and offering ideas. I do not recommend having the continental breakfast... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Fenton, Michigan
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

We took our grandkids with us so wanted a place with a pool. This place worked out great. Ate at the in house restaurant which was a great convenience. Breakfast was okay. Certainly enough for us. Loved sitting in the rockers on the porch. Our room overlooked the alley and the flowers were spectacular. Loved hearing the horses early in... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Great hotel on the island. It is centrally located, close to the docks, fudge shops & restaurants. While my husband was attending his meetings I wandered around the shops, which were much nicer than I remembered. After some shopping, I returned to the hotel & sat by the pool. The whirlpool was great and so was the sauna. The room... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Cincinnati, Ohio
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
10 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

The Island View is really good, restaurants, staff, rooms, decor. It is very close to the ferry docks of Scheplers and Star Line. The porter from the hotel is friendly and on the ball. No errors in luggage handling for two couples and two ferry lines. Breakfast is adequate and the staff is so friendly. The desk makes everything simple... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Lake View Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Lake View Hotel

Address: 1 Huron Street, Mackinac Island, MI 49757
Location: United States > Michigan > Upper Peninsula > Mackinac County > Mackinac Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Lake View Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 85
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia and Tingo so you can book your Lake View Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Lake View Mackinac Island
Hotel Lake View

114 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All traveler photos (103)
Hotel & grounds (39)
Room/suite (15)
Pool/beach area (7)
Dining (5)
Bathroom (4)
View from room (1)
Other (32)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All management photos (12)
Hotel & grounds (4)
Pool/beach area (2)
Room/suite (1)
Other (5)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay