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BEST WESTERN PLUS Dockside Waterfront Inn

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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Jarrettsville, Maryland
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The hotel was right along the beach and the beach area was very nice.. Great chairs to enjoy the lakefront area. Breakfast was sufficient for all of us. The rooms were nice and the mattresses were very comfortable.

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Brownstown Township, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had a wonderful stay at this hotel. The location was great. We were walking distance from the Star Line ferry and the shops and restaurants. There is a park next door where there was a car show and festival with live music on the weekend we were there (July 11, 2015). The view was great too. We had a... More 

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Shelby Township, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Nice clean place close to town and the boats. Great beach. Breakfast was good with waffles and biscuits and gravy. Nice large indoor pool. Discounts on ferry rides. A little pricey but it is the high season.

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Dubuque, Iowa
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We booked this for one night at a price of $196 and it was for a city view and nonsmoking. Our room window faced a hallway and there were lots of smokers all over. Room was not very fresh or clean and I had made a note that we have a child that can't do a moldy room. I mentioned... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great staff...right by all the shuttles to the island lots of resterants and very walking friendly. The sunrise view from our deck was awesome I would try and ask for a beachfront room..its worth it for sure.

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Parma, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed July 18-21. Rooms were very clean each day. Housekeeping staff does a great job. Breakfast was adequate. All hotel staff extremely nice and friendly. Great location, right at beach and close to ferry. Would be a great place to bring grand kids next year. Probably will. Not a single negative thought or comment about this hotel.

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Griffith, Indiana
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Worst place ever!!! Be advised it might be close to the downtown area but it is not worth the money to stay here... They messed up are reservations and only had us down for 3 nights versus 4, took 40 mins at check in because there was a huge language barrier between all the staff and guest. They were so... More 

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michigan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We only stayed one night so I really can't go into to much detail. The room was very clean with a large bathroom. The bed was not the best or the worst. We enjoyed the beach area with plenty of chairs. The pool was nice and it had a hot tub. If you enjoy breakfast go out to eat in... More 

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Ludington, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location within walking distance to ferry docks & Mackinaw Crossings! Very nice beach area to enjoy with plenty of seating & I believe I saw a fire pit, too. 2 queen suite was average but clean. Only one elevator available for use. Breakfast was just 'okay'. Very friendly staff. Includes bracelets good for 3 water parks. Went to the... More 

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Woodburn
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a bad experience at another hotel in Mack City we booked BW Dockside thru Mack City Bureau of Tourism. Got a good deal online, although hotels in the area are pricey regardless. The hotel was very nice, spacious, and clean. Included a large wall mount flat screen TV. We had a lakefront room with private patio on first floor.... More 

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