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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 3 days ago
Joanne S Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    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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Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed at this motel three nights in mid-to-late July 2014, and really enjoyed it. Reasonably priced. Beautiful view of the bridge. Helpful staff. Nice pool (and they have pool toys there for the kids to use!). Good breakfast. Close to everything, but not in the middle of it. My only "negative" (if you can call it that) is that... More

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Royal Oak, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I chose this motel because of the reviews on Tripadvisor and was glad I listened. I haven't been in the area for over 15 years, and the way I remember it, I wasn't expecting much. To my surprise, this hotel was clean, newly furnished, with an extremely comfortable bed. The room had a balcony with a beautiful view of the... More

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Wisconsin
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

LOVE, LOVE, LOVE this Motel! We were traveling with 2 adults and 4 teenagers that enjoyed this hotel greatly. We stayed in a 3 queen bed room on the 2nd floor with a private balcony. There was plenty of room and the beds and pillows were comfy. The bathroom was a little tight but there was a separate counter area... More

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Lapeer
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We chose this motel for several reasons: the location on the edge of town, not in the middle of the madness, the beach (of course!) and the Trip Advisor reviews. Very happy with the choice. Mackinaw City is not so large that you can't get anywhere in just a few minutes, and this location has a nice view of the... More

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Southfield, Michigan
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4 reviews 4 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My family stayed at this location late July. It was a beautiful room, awesome staff and everyone was friendly. We fell in love with the fire pits located outside. Also, the Keurig coffee maker in the lobby. The real treat was Linda who worked in the breakfast room. She was very polite and friendly every morning with us. She truly... More

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michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

First time back to Mackinac in 28 years. Booked this room at the Clearwater from other reviews on Trip Advisor and was NOT disappointed. Had a 2nd floor Lakeview King room and it was perfect. Clean and spacious for my Husband and myself. Loved our own private balcony and the view of the bridge was amazing. Breakfast was good and... More

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Metro Detroit
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This motel is a little off the path but very lovely. Rooms were nicely appointed and were clean with great service. Our family of 5 stayed here and would definitely recommend to other travelers. Fire pit on beach was very nice and this motel was definitely a place I would recommend for others to stay. Continental breakfast was as expected... More

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London, Canada
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Our family group of 5 adults enjoyed a 5 night stay in mid - June. Our accommodations included 3 unique ground floor waterfront rooms in Bldg. 3. Each room was freshly painted, spotlessly clean & exactly as pictured on the website. Prior to our arrival we encountered a minor booking " hiccup", however, Gary, the new owner went " ABOVE... More

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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed 2 nights for a quick visit to Mackinac Island. Motel is conveniently located, only 5 mins from the ferry, is clean and well taken care of, and every night you can have your own fire on the beach... What else do you need?

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Spencer, Iowa
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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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 Romantic Hotel in Mackinaw City #3 Best Value Hotel in Mackinaw City
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