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Clearwater Lakeshore Motel

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11380 U.S. 23, Mackinaw City, MI 49701
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  • Location
    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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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Rockford, MI
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Took TripAdvisor's suggestion to book here...and so glad we did. It's on the outskirts of town so quieter from the hustle and bustle of the city. The view of the city, bridge, and island were great--especially at night. Thoroughly enjoyed the evening bonfire! King room was a nice size with balcony, bed was comfortable, room was clean, staff was friendly,... More 

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Agency
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this motel. It is just like having a room at home. The nightly fires were enjoyable and the view from our room was spectacular. This is one of the most peaceful vacations we have been on. We would highly recommend this motel to anyone wanting to have a great all round experience.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We only stayed one night in Mackinaw City and next time we will stay longer. This is a motel with a great atmosphere and we enjoyed it. There is a little beach out front and they light about 5 bonfires at night. Bring your marshmallows and enjoy the sunset and the view of the Mackinaw Bridge. We had a nice... More 

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Whitehouse
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was my favorite motel of our week in Michigan. Loved the view of the bridge, the sandy beach, a fire pit with wood to burn on the beach, chairs beside the fire, and a porch overlooking this great view. The pool was warm and relaxing. Every detail was considered and the staff were friendly and helpful! Highly recommend. Would... More 

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Lansing, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was my first time here and it was a very nice place. It was right on the lake with a good view of the Mackinac Bridge. The room was clean and had a coffeemaker and small refrigerator. Beach fires were set up each night for guests. I would definitely stay here again.

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Royal Oak, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I would recommend this Motel to people looking for a great experience in Mackinaw City. I have stayed at two other locations before and over all this location was the most clean, had the best view (the bridge and island) and the best kept beach with fire pits! The beach at this location is well tended and the addition of... More 

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Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Highly recommend staying at Clearwater Lakeshore. Nice, fresh, and clean room. Nice views of waterfront and bridge although it was raining on our arrival. Staff was friendy and helpful with discount tickets for ferry. The picture on travel sites does not do justice to the motel. It usually shows the balconies from the waterfront side. The buildings from the front... More 

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Crystal Lake, Illinois
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were here for a night before a stay on Mackinac Island. We had a suite with a kitchen, the separate bedroom didn't have an air conditioner or vent or anything to circulate the a/c, and it was a warm evening, so it was stuffy and warm, not great for sleeping. The pool was not attached to the rest of... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We enjoyed our short stay here. It was right on the beach which provided a beautiful view of Mackinaw Bridge at night. The campfires built by the owner each evening was a fun bonus. Our room was very clean and everyone was very pleasant.

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Grand Haven, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We loved it here at this affordable, clean motel! The view is fantastic and the bonfires were an excellent way to relax after a long tourist day. We would stay here again recommend to others. Thanks!!

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