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Budget Inn Mackinaw

138 Old US 31, Mackinaw City, MI 49701 (Formerly Anchor Inn and Suites Mackinaw City)
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Budget Inn Mackinaw
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Bozeman, Montana
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13 reviews 13 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This place is a budget friendly beautiful clean hotel. The owner of the property is very friendly and full of useful information. The bathroom had no dust, no mold, no damage and would pass the white glove check. The tiles in the bathroom looked new as did the sink and counter. The rooms come with a microwave and fridge and... More 

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Warsaw, Indiana
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2012

I stayed here just for a place to sleep. I needed a cheap place so I could make the trip affordable. The price was perfect. I'm pretty sure that I was only one of about 5 rooms booked there but they stuck a family with little kids in the room next to me the first night and the walls are... More 

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Glenpool, Oklahoma, USA
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153 reviews 153 reviews
29 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2012

Room was ok--not overly clean but tolerable. the 2nd room couldn't get the a/c into it so we had to ask for a fan. Would have been nice to open the windows but since they had no screens and we were on the 2nd floor, decided that was no good. Needs quite a bit of upkeep done but hopefully it... More 

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2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2012 via mobile

We stayed at this hotel on accident..the hotel we originally booked did not have a late check in and was closed when we got to town. This place was open, friendly, and had a room for us after 1 in the morning. As we got in so late we didn't take advantage of the pool or any other amenities, but... More 

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Seneca, South Carolina
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2012

We ended up arriving at our destination early and could not get the extra night next door. This hotel is under new management and was a pleasant surprise, the rate was great, staff was very friendly, room was clean and it had a nice pool area. One suggestion, book rooms directly, it is much less expensive, the hotel gets more... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2012

We stayed at this hotel and it was pleasant experience. The hotel is under new management. The front desk staff was very friendly and helpfull. The room was very clean and spacious. We really enjoyed the entire stay. The breakfast in morning was very nice with hot waffle. We will come back again.

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Wayland, Michigan
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2011

This hotel room we stayed in smelled terrible.There was mold all over the walls and ceiling.No hand soap no bath soap there was shampoo one packet on the sink and one in the shower..The bed was on a frame too small for the mattress.The carpet was water mark stained.The cont. breakfast was frozen muffins and no cups for coffee.2 bagels... More 

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Midland
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2011

Booked 2 days and ended up cancelling the second day 24 hours ahead of time and the hotel told me that I had to do it through Hotels.com. Called hotels.com and they said I had to cancell with the hotel. By the time I talked to everyone at Hotels.com and everyone in Mackinaw County I was screwed and paid for... More 

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Appleton, WI
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19 reviews 19 reviews
15 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2011

Well, the highlights..... Clean room, working TV, working A/C and clean beds. Disgusting pool (Brown...... I swear they turned the tap on and let-er-rip!.... no hint of Chemicals). Front desk lady was helpful, but foreign and slightly hard to understand. Breakfast was kinda a joke but what do you expect for bargain-basement prices in such a touristy area? Wasn't expecting... More 

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Battle Creek, Michigan
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2011

I have never been to a worse room (hotel). The manager cannot even speak understandable English. The room my daughter and her family was put in was supposed to be a two room suite w /hot tub. it was very small. Had to climb over things to get to the hot tub. The sheets were very dirty, when asked for... More 

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