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Clearwater Lakeshore Motel

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   11380 U.S. 23, Mackinaw City, MI 49701
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Ranked #2 of 41 hotels in Mackinaw City
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Spencer, Iowa
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We enjoyed our 2 night stay at Clearwater, had a 2nd floor lakeside room with great view of the bridge and Mackinac Island. Spacious room, clean, comfortable bed, loved the balcony. Pool was big and a comfortable temperature. Continental breakfast was adequate. Staff helped direct us to a couple of restaurants and explained the ferry schedule. We would definitely stay... More

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Marquette, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Truly spectacular view from the rooms and the beach. Fire pits area a great touch! Comfortable, clean, and friendly staff. The value can't be beat! I wish there was better food in the area, but that is certainly not the fault of the management here.

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Sarnia, Canada
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Had a great stay at the clearwater in Mackinaw City. The staff were very helpful and friendly. The room we had was very clean and the bed was very comfortable. The view we had highlighted a beautiful sunset of Mackinaw. The fire pits got filled every day, and it was great to stay by the beach and enjoy the setting... More

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Goshen, IN
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Enjoyed a one night's stay at this charming motel. The rooms were a bit small but definitely comfortable. We enjoyed sitting on our private patio looking at the views of Mackinaw Bridge and Mackinac Island. It was very peaceful and quiet. The breakfast was basic cereal and make your own waffles but the area was clean and staff was friendly.... More

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South Charleston, Ohio
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34 reviews 34 reviews
13 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed here in mid July. Amy at the front desk was very friendly and so very helpful. We arrived late and sad we hadn't gotten there earlier but were blown away by the sights from the back of our hotel. Room was quaint. An area for my young daughter to sleep and have her privacy. And we had a... More

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Amherstburg, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Spent a week here in June. Great view, CLEAN rooms, best motel staff we have ever encountered. The "lunch lady", Linda, started our day off each morning in a great mood. Very friendly and helpful. Fire pits are a nice touch, beautiful pool. Only problem was the beds were too comfy- didn't want to get up! Gary very knowledgeable about... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was my 4th time staying at this hotel (first time (and definitely not the last!) under the new ownership (awesome people!), and it has never been better! As the title of my review states, "there's no place I'd rather stay" when I go to Mackinaw! The people are extremely friendly, and the view!... oh my goodness, it doesn't get... More

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here over July 4-7. First the positives - Great price! Great location! Very friendly staff! The view is amazing (spectacular sunsets). The seagulls are fun to watch. Breakfast was average. I highly recommend BC Pizza for dinner. It was one of the best pizza's I have ever had and they deliver right to your room!. Now for some ideas... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff was very courteous, and helpful. The room was spacious, comfortable, clean, and the view of the Bridge is awesome!! Beach is nice, but not good for swimming. Hotel is located very conveniently, and has a shuttle service to/from the ferries to Mackinaw Island. Yes, keep screen doors shut after dark, mosquitos, etc. all want to come in!

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Livonia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I spent two nights as a quick getaway up to Mackinaw. We loved it! The room was comfortable and the fridge was very convenient. We felt comfortable and at home. The view is beautiful and relaxing. We spent time reading by the lake. The hot tub was amazing after a long day biking on the island. The... More

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Address: 11380 U.S. 23, Mackinaw City, MI 49701
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Location: United States > Michigan > Cheboygan County > Mackinaw City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Clearwater Lakeshore Motel 2*
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Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Suites Swimming Pool
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#2 Family Hotel in Mackinaw City #3 Best Value Hotel in Mackinaw City #3 Romantic Hotel in Mackinaw City
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