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Fairview Beachfront Inn & Waterpark

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   907 South Huron, Mackinaw City, MI 49701 (Formerly Aqua Grand Inn & Waterpark)
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
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    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
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    2.5 of 5 stars
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Toledo, Ohio
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I read some of the more recent reviews and was a little afraid of staying but I am glad we booked here. The rate was quite a bit less than others. We had a waterfront room that was clean with comfortable beds and a nice hot shower! The staff was nice and it was great! If you're looking for a... More

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Temperance, Michigan, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We made the reservations on the internet without seeing the facility. Bad choice! Reserved two nights and by the time we got into our room it was too late to cancel for either day. Nothing like it looks on they website. Our room was filthy, food or something on the walls. Stains on our bedding. TV from the 70's sitting... More

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London, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We requested a non-smoking courtyard view room. The first room we were assigned, we could not even enter it for the entire room was saturated with the smell of cigarettes. We were assigned a second room, which did not have the stench of tobacco, but the 'courtyard' view, was down an alley, when we asked for an actual 'courtyard' view,... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed for 3 nights. beds were Rock hard, most outlets didn't work. Had the suite, place was covered in spiders. Terrible water park. We found it comfier on the floor. Only good thing was the shower.

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Byron Center, Michigan
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed there for 3 nights. When we walked in the room, it had a bad odor, the floors were filthy, and there were bugs and cob webs in every corner. We chose this place because it looked nice in the pictures and the outside looked nice from the beach view, I regret that decision. I would... More

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Ogdensburg, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Clean room, balcony overlooking lake Heron. Breakfast shared w/ Clarion Hotel was a madhouse . We left. Pricy. Nothing to write home about. Indoor water pool looked great for kids!! Seagulls a little annoying ! O.K. Beach not many chairs. Staff was pleasant , room in good condition. Not the best or worst.

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New Baltimore, Michigan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel was nice and quiet at night. The beds and pillows were average. The decor was out of the 60's/70's... Which we found amusing because we are kids of the 70's. The sink was next to the 2nd queen bed. The toilet and shower were in a small room. The bath decor was 70's too! The room seemed clean... More

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thought this would be a decent hotel, for the price, but waaaay wrong. When we finally got into our room it had a terrible odor, called the front desk to ask to be switched- no extra rooms. They sent a cleaning person to sprinkle arm and hammer on the carpet and vacuum--a cleaning person who just decided to try and... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hindsight: the Fairview Inn is only worth it if you pay less than $59 per night for a weekend night. But even $59 per night is generous. The Good: Staff was polite and went out of their way to help. Breakfast is free, and they provide milk, instant oatmeal, d.i.y. waffles, eggs from powder mix, sausage patties, OJ, apple juice,... More

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Jackson, MI
1 review
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 via mobile

This was the worst hotel experience my family and I have ever had... First my niece twists her ankle on a ramp the first night we are here. If it was her own fault that's one thing but the ramp was completely unmarked, no sign, no paint on the ground, nothing. When brought to the attention of the staff their... More

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Address: 907 South Huron, Mackinaw City, MI 49701 (Formerly Aqua Grand Inn & Waterpark)
Location: United States > Michigan > Cheboygan County > Mackinaw City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Fairview Beachfront Inn & Waterpark 2*
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Fairview Beachfront Inn And Waterpark
Fairview Beachfront Inn & Waterpark Hotel Mackinaw City
Aqua Grand Hotel Waterpark
Aqua Grand Motel Waterpark

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