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Beachcomber Motel on the Water

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1011 South Huron Avenue/U.S. 23, Mackinaw City, MI 49701
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Marysville, Ohio
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This place hits the nail on the head. I had King whirlpool suite. It was perfect clean,and I mean plum perfect. The bed was fabulous, the linens fresh, and the tub sparkled. I had a beautiful view from my balcony. I slept like a dream. Lady at front desk was a charm and full of good tips. I appreciate her... More 

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Midland, Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed there with my parents. The rooms were nice and clean. The owner was very pleasant and helpful. Nice beach with a great view of the bridge and the ferries traveling to and from the island. Will definitely stay there again.

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Ann Arbor, MI
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28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 244 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an older privately run motel right on Lake Huron. It is a short walk into town. The husband and wife owners are very friendly and they've done a great job of providing amenities that make staying here a real pleasure. Their prices are a real bargain for Mackinaw City in the summer. The wi-if is fast and reliable.... More 

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illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great little place to spend a couple of nights. This motel is cleaner than many big chain hotels we've stayed at. The room was equipped with a small fridge and a Great Lake view! Breakfast could use a little more variety but for the price it's well worth it! We'd definitely come again.

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I wanted to grab a week's vacation before I had major surgery and planned a trip to Mackinaw City on short notice. Our stay at this motel was very pleasant, relaxing and the perfect choice The room was very clean and fresh. There were no pressure or temperature issues with the shower. Housekeeping was thorough and done... More 

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Eau Claire, Wisconsin
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our room was clean and less than a 2 minute walk to the Lake. The front desk staff was very friendly and provided a modest but satisfying continental breakfast that you can take back to your room. I would definitely stay here again, a great value.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've been coming here for years and always get the suite with the Jacuzzi, King-size Bed and Beach Front! They are All wonderful here and House keeping are dolls. We have so much fun and its beautiful scenery on Mackinac Bridge And Island. Plus Lake Huron is gorgeous! - The Smith's -

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Royal Oak, MI
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Beachcomber offers good accommodations for good value. We've been staying here for years because it's good value for the money. It's not a chain and is well run, clean, has comfy beds, and offers a small breakfast with good coffee - not something you always get at most motels/hotels. The rooms have refrigerators but no coffee pots or microwaves.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

I have stayed at numerous hotels in Mackinac City, but the Beachcomber Motel is by far one of the best! We made last minute plans to go to Mackinaw Island, and we needed a place to stay. We called the morning of our travel, and we were able to secure a two-night stay in a king bed for a VERY... More 

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Muskegon, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

We have stayed at the beachcomber before and will return again. This is one of the few motels in Mackinaw City that is legitimate without crazy issues that some of the big hotels have. We had an upstairs room in a newer section of the motel with two queen beds, a small fridge and a small balcony. The motel is... More 

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