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Clearwater Lakeshore Motel

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11380 U.S. 23, Mackinaw City, MI 49701
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Los Angeles, California
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18 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My 10-year old son and I stayed here for three nights when we were doing a road trip through Michigan. Overall, we were unimpressed with Mackinaw City - it's mostly chain motels and fast food restaurants. We had a hard time finding a place to eat by the third night. If we were to go back, I think we'd opt... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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13 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved this clean simple motel with a great view of the lake. It is not the most fancy place you can find, but it met all the basic requirement we could asked for. The place is clean. The view was great. There is also ground for bond fire by the lake if you like. The motel is right by... More 

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minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent a week at the Clearwater Lakeshore Hotel. I picked this hotel based on other reviews. The view of the lake snd bridge are great. Very friendly staff and clean, comfortable room. They offer fires on the beach but we did not take advantage of. We didn't have the continental breakfast, not a good selection or space. We would... More 

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Hamilton Ohio
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

Great place wonderful hosts, beautiful view and very clean room! The beds were comfortable and the whole place had a quiet, friendly atmosphere. Our trip was in July last year but we've already booked for 2016. The cost is very reasonable for such a great room and view.

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Arlington Heights, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2015

Mom & daughter enjoyed a Fall Break in a perfect lakefront,quiet room.Pool:-) Breakfast employee,DAVID,was very KIND &HELPFUL with our strict diet:-)YUM GFbagels & GFgranola.LOVED ALL&THX!Will return!

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Birch Run, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2015

We love staying at independent hotels (I work at one) and this one was excellent! Large, clean, comfortable room and a great view. IMHO, they have the best view in Mackinaw as they are the farthest hotel from downtown givig you a great view of the straits, Mackinac Island and the bridge. This will be our new go-to hotel in... More 

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Caro, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015

We had a room with a balcony facing the water. Absolutely beautiful! Staff was so friendly and welcoming. The indoor pool was so warm and wonderful! We will be going back this summer for sure! Fire pits on the beach are very nice.

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Fort Myers, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2015

This hotel is on the shores of Lake Huron with a view of the Mackinac Bridge. The beach is very nice and the staff keep it clean and raked. There are fire pits and chairs and ample firewood for evening marshmallow roasts. The hotel itself is attractive with hanging baskets, but rather cheaply made with vinyl siding and thin walls.... More 

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Spokane, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015 via mobile

It rained the evening we arrived and so the fact we didn't get a lake view room was not that disappointing but it would have been if the weather had been good. We were in Building 6 and could only see a sliver of the lake between the buildings on the lake shore. You will get the best room at... More 

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Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015

We had a great room lakeside. It was spacious, clean and very comfortable. Breakfast was standard with plenty of fresh fruit. I would love to return during the summer months as the beach area, fire pits and grills would be a great time. I would recommend making reservations with lakeside view!

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