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Clarion Hotel Beachfront

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905 S. Huron, Mackinaw City, MI 49701
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2012

We had a beach front room which for the price paid was just average. The room was clean, however the decor was dated. The balcony desperately needed to be cleaned. The lower level needs to be brightened up as it is a bit dark.

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Las Vegas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2012

When we checked in at 4pm on a Sunday our room was not ready for us and had to wait 30 mins to get in. When we did the TV and shelf it was on was full of dust as were many of the tables in the room making me wonder what they were cleaning other than changing linens and... More 

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Michigan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

Visited for one night with 2 adults/3 kids, found the first floor room clean, although a little worn. We didn't spend much time in the room, but the beds were comfortable, bathroom was average size but with a rather strange layout. Breakfast was very average for a chain hotel, but the staff did a decent job keeping tables cleared for... More 

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Clare, MI
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2012

I stayed here with my family a few years ago and now we have a new addition and have returned as I promised in my previous review from that time. Once again, I was impressed with this place and have no real complaints. There are always some minor things that happen, but nothing that merits a real complaint. If you... More 

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Gilbert, Arizona, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2012

As we arrived our room was being prepared for us (there were several other guests who could not check in due to their rooms not being ready at check in time after 4:00pm). We waited outside our room only to witness one of your employees (an older caucasian woman) take her lunch into the room we were about to occupy... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2012

Don't be fooled by the word beachfront!! Only about a third (if that) of this hotel is beachfront. The beach that is there is beachlike but far from being a real beach. The people at the front desk had a crappy attitude the 2 times I went there to deal with them. Once we got to the room it was... More 

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Northville, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2012

Really enjoyed the beautiful view from the balcony. Rooms are spacious and nicely decorated. Very nice breakfast. The staff was very friendly. Dave was very accomadating with our reservation. They even moved our luggage to another room for us due to the room being booked. I left my bag in the breakfast room and a staff member brought it down... More 

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Woodland Hills, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2012

We stayed her 2 nights in a family suite. The room was very comfortable and clean. The front office staff were not overly friendly and at times ignored you. The beach is clean, but the water in front of the hotel has some algae and slimy feel at the bottom. The breakfast buffet is standard. The location was OK, but... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2012

It's very hard to find a hotel/suite in Mackinaw that is not over priced with good quality/service. Mackinaw is over priced because they only have a good few months to work with. Hotel prices drop atleast $50 in the fall. Service - Clarion has great customer service that took their time with my family. Room size - We got a... More 

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North Ridgeville, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2012

This hotel was nice. I liked that my room was close to the breakfast room - otherwise I perhaps would not have liked it soo much. The pool is seperate from the hotel which was nice. The rooms were nice and clean. They smelled a little musty though. Some of the front desk staff were not so excited to be... More 

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