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Silver Sands Resort

8446 West Hazel Rd., Mears, MI 49436
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Silver Sands Resort
Ranked #3 of 3 hotels in Mears
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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East Lansing, Michigan
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My teenage daughter and I spent a night here and really enjoyed it! We had a room in the beach house that faced the Dunes, it was small but newly remodeled and clean. The other guests in our building were really nice and we all watched a storm come through on the balcony. The pool was nice as itbwas really... More

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Kalamazoo, MI
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29 reviews 29 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our second time staying at the Sands. The first time was in one of the small rooms on he parking lot side. I didn't love it. This year we rented one of the two bedroom condos. Our family had two additional rooms. We loved the condo, the location, the amenities. We were a little worried about the noise... More

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Huntsville, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

Much better prices than the place we checked out down the road. This place is clean and well kept. The restaurant is the best. We had the home made fish and chips...EXCELLENT! There's lots to see and do here, a wonderful place for a family vacation. We'll be back!

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Creve Coeur, Missouri
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

My first stay at this property - it is very clean, older western Michigan property, family run, and I would recommend it for a couple of nights. The price was typical for peak-season Lake Michigan vacation rooms. Again, I was impressed it was well maintained and very CLEAN - a must for my wife and I. The front desk people... More

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Naperville
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

Stayed there more than once, there are nearby activities for kids. Location is good, sort of a throwback hotel-showing some age. Expecting a heated pool for what you pay- so hope for warm weather. It does get a little noisy with the go carts next door. If not in a suite, the rooms are very, very small.

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2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013 via mobile

Recently stayed with our 2 children, ages 4 and 6, for our 10th anniversary. We all had a wonderful time! Plenty of choices for food and activities. Enjoyed our balcony room because you can see all the different vehicles going to and from the dunes; some very interesting. Would definitely recommend, especially with any age of kids.

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Wixom, Michigan, United States
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99 reviews 99 reviews
10 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

Silver Sands Resort is a cute, well-kept resort. We recently stayed 3 nights in room 36, which faces the dunes. Though we endured a couple days of rain, it was a nice stay. Rooms are clean, pool is really nice. Dave, the owner, even took the time to open the pool late for my son after the rain stopped. For... More

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WF, TX
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013

We recently held our family reunion at the Sands. The location and all the amenities were just what we needed. The kids loved swimming in the pool and the lake. The picnic tables and grills worked out well for our large group cook-out. We would definitely recommend this place to others.

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Naperville, Illinois
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104 reviews 104 reviews
13 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

After reading the recent reviews, most of them are right on the money! We recently spent a 4-day weekend at Silver Sands and had a great time. The motel rooms are small and nothing more than a standard 2-queen room w/ a fridge. The room was very clean and fit our needs. You definitely pay for the location, especially on... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

The people that worked here were nice but the rooms were very small and Very expensive for a motel room. It is right in the heart of the town and in walking distance to most things. The shower head was really low, at about my shoulder and they have well water so it was pretty hard to get used to... More

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silversandsresort, Manager at Silver Sands Resort, responded to this review

We have over 4 acers of property I'm sorry they had trouble finding parking we have a lot of parking and would gladly have showed them were to park. We have ice in the main office because guest fill their coolers and then we got complaints the ice maker was empty. Can't win. We also have blow dryers in the... More

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Additional Information about Silver Sands Resort

Address: 8446 West Hazel Rd., Mears, MI 49436
Location: United States > Michigan > Oceana County > Mears
Also Known As:
Silver Sands Hotel Mears
Silver Sands Resort Michigan/Mears

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