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Starlite Budget Inns

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   116 Old US 31, Mackinaw City, MI 49701
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Ranked #18 of 41 Hotels in Mackinaw City
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Watford, Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Plan to stay here again. Very clean, neat room with fridge, TV etc. Allowed pets which was great. Pleasant person greeted me. I felt safe and secure. Also in a great tourist area. Would have seen much more except the weather was not great. Recommend this place to anyone.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Keep in mind that this is a smaller older 'Mom & Pop' type motel. But it has been well maintained. Small bathroom but that did not bother us. We really don't spend much time in the room as we spend the day & evening siteseeing. The bagels (for breakfast) were nice and fresh; they had other offerings but I stuck... More

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Lansing, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a great find..... we headed up north on a whim with no reservation. When arriving in Mackinaw City late in the afternoon we began looking for a great value and clean place to be and that is what we found. Rebecca at the desk was very inviting and a delight to talk to. We checked into our room and... More

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14 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The check in staff was nice and the rooms were very average for this type of hotel. There had been a few improvements in the bathroom (new flooring) which avoided it being grimy, although the fixtures were old. Hot water took awhile in coming, but after running the water for a minute or 2 it heated up. No grounded/3-prong electrical... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 via mobile

Walked into a very outdated room even for the price. Advertised wi-fi was non-existent in the room. When asked about the wi-if, was told I shouldn't be using my phone on vacation. Chairs in room had residue from previous residents. There was a small hole in the wall above the bed...camera? The 13" tube tv was pretty sweet. If you... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

I stayed here for one night on my way up to Munising. The manager was very nice despite my late arrival. It is located right off the highway and close to the downtown area. I would definitely stay here again and recommend it to anyone planning a trip to Mackinaw.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

My husband planned 5 days at this hotel from 7/31-8/5/2014.Rooms were always kept clean and staff made us feel welcomed.We traveled with our lab Lizzy and they adored her.Our housekeeper Casey was super friendly and always stopped to say hello and to chit chat a bit!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Bathroom is tiny and cramped and TV works about half the time on a good day. Pool and hot tub are hooked up to the same heating system so if the pool breaks down so does the hot tub. During my families stay the hot tub jets broke and the hot tub was cold and the pool heating system was... More

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Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Bonnie is gone and so is the friendly service. We have been going here for years and liked the friendly service, but that is now gone. You can't even call the hotel, you have to come through a central reservation desk that supports multiple hotels. The prices have also gone up from the previous years. I doubt that we will... More

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starlitebudgetinn, Owner at Starlite Budget Inns, responded to this review

We are so sorry you were dissatisfied with your stay. I do want to explain that our prices have been the same for several years with no price increase even though costs have risen. However, prices are different for different times of the year and Friday and Saturday is always more than Sunday Through Thursday. The off-season prices are in... More

Daggett, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

My Wife & I stayed here this past weekend 6/21/14 the rooms were clean and nice we had no problems friendly guest' grounds where clean and nice[ price was right ]'the hotels down by the city I think are a little over price but what do you expect for 52.00 a night great job starlight we will be back had... More

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starlitebudgetinn, Owner at Starlite Budget Inns, responded to this review

We are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay. Our friendly staff all try very hard to please all our customers by provided a clean, comfortable environment at a very reasonable price. We look forward to seeing you again. More

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Additional Information about Starlite Budget Inns

Address: 116 Old US 31, Mackinaw City, MI 49701
Location: United States > Michigan > Cheboygan County > Mackinaw City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Starlite Budget Inns 2*
Number of rooms: 36
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