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BEST WESTERN PLUS Dockside Waterfront Inn

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505 S Huron St, Mackinaw City, MI 49701
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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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Detroit, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

This hotel's best feature is it's location. The rooms are clean, beds comfy. We had a room right off the beach and the view was fabulous. We enjoyed free breakfast each morning. The staff isn't overly friendly, but i wasn't there to make friends - simply relax and enjoy and believe me I did enjoy every minute I spent at... More 

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Anna L, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Dockside Waterfront Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property. Your business is very important to us and we value your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay and how we can improve, you are helping us deliver a superior experience for you and other guests in the future. We hope you will come... More 

Fairborn, Ohio
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245 reviews
38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We had a clean neat room with a comfortable bed. But the decorating is dated with dark wood work and beige walls. The room had a large flat screen TV, mini frig, and Jacuzzi but no microwave. The WiFi was so slow as to be non-existent, probably due to high usage. The room had a nice view to the east... More 

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Anna L, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Dockside Waterfront Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property. Your business is very important to us and we value your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay and how we can improve, you are helping us deliver a superior experience for you and other guests in the future. We hope you will come... More 

Traverse City, Michigan
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

My husband and I were here in September for our honeymoon. The room was beautiful. We had a jacuzzi room on the lowest level where we could walk out onto the beach. At night, you can see the lights from the Mackinaw Bridge lit up. We loved it. Right in town, we walked to restaurants, to get fudge and hot... More 

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Anna L, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Dockside Waterfront Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property. Your business is very important to us and we value your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay and how we can improve, you are helping us deliver a superior experience for you and other guests in the future. We hope you will come... More 

New Castle, United States
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69 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

This hotel has nice rooms, located on the beach. Has an indoor pool an spa. The breakfast Is very nice. The dining room is clean and well-kept. Has a view over-looking the city. All staff for the dining room are very nice and keep everything clean. We stay there once a year, minimum, and I have to say that the... More 

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Anna L, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Dockside Waterfront Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property. Your business is very important to us and we value your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay and how we can improve, you are helping us deliver a superior experience for you and other guests in the future. We hope you will come... More 

Wisconsin,USA
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37 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

I chose this hotel because it had the best reviews. I was impressed with the décor of the room and the size. If I were to go back again, I would make sure I got the top floor because it had a ceiling fan and was the least nosiest. The location was the closest to the down town area which... More 

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Anna L, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Dockside Waterfront Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property. Your business is very important to us and we value your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay and how we can improve, you are helping us deliver a superior experience for you and other guests in the future. We hope you will come... More 

Warren, Michigan
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8 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

While the hotel is nice and the staff is courteous, the breakfast could be better. The rooms could have been updated but were still nice. The hairdryer was outdated, but the location was awesome. I probably would not stay again however.

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Anna L, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Dockside Waterfront Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property. On behalf of our entire team, I would like to apologize for not exceeding your expectations. Your satisfaction is important to us and we will be using the feedback you gave us to implement improvements to ensure we offer a better experience for guests in the future.... More 

flint, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

The place is beautifull the notty pine in the rooms is awesome. My only advice is to get there early the parking is awefull there is only enough spaces for one to each room if someone has a trailer or for some reason takes two spots your screwed.

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Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property. Your business is very important to us and we value your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay and how we can improve, you are helping us deliver a superior experience for you and other guests in the future. We hope you will come... More 

Deerfield, Illinois
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48 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

I guess this should be expected in a tourist destination, but I found the price of the room to be rather expensive (over $200 per night) for a very average room. I was particularly disappointed with the moldy smell of the room. Breakfast was fine, nothing special. I would be inclined to shop around for a better quality room for... More 

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Anna L, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Dockside Waterfront Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property. On behalf of our entire team, I would like to apologize for not exceeding your expectations. Your satisfaction is important to us and we will be using the feedback you gave us to implement improvements to ensure we offer a better experience for guests in the future.... More 

Fort Wayne, Indiana
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Probably one of the better locations in Mackinac City. Clean rooms and walking distance to everything. Ferry boats are very close. Nice indoor pool and easy parking. Has a beach but nothing much just a couple chairs but very close to the hotel.

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Anna L, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Dockside Waterfront Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property. Your business is very important to us and we value your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay and how we can improve, you are helping us deliver a superior experience for you and other guests in the future. We hope you will come... More 

United States
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

The hotel location is very good and the staff is very curtious. The breakfast is fine as it comes with the stay. Highly recommend visiting this hotel for vacations. Hotel is within walking distance of most everything in town and to various ferries to Mackinac Island.

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Anna L, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Dockside Waterfront Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property. Your business is very important to us and we value your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay and how we can improve, you are helping us deliver a superior experience for you and other guests in the future. We hope you will come... More 

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