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7885 State Highway M-123, South Newberry Avenue, Newberry, MI 49868
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Gateway Motel
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Royal Oak, Michigan
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

This motel is cleaner than most private homes, lovingly preserved to it's period, and capably owned by a very kind couple. After a weary day of travel and beginning to feel like Joseph and Mary, my fiancee and I booked into the nightmare dump down the street from the Gateway (tip: do not stay at Zellar's for any reason; you'd... More

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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33 reviews 33 reviews
12 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We stopped in Newberry for the evening and had read the reviews for the Gateway motel. This was the nicest and cleanest Vintage motel I have ever stayed in. The owner greeted us and was super nice.The rooms were outstanding. Plus if you like to read each room has a small bookshelf full of great books. What a great touch.I... More

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cadillac michigan
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

Beautiful place to stay. close to the river and lots of places to see...very helpful to you..the rooms are always clean. the best part is talking to the owner about his daughter that is racing all around the U.P. By now she's got to be in college...

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

not all that much to choose from, its relatively clean, location is good. Just don't drink the water. You get what you pay for. The beds were ok. Check out knollwood inn, just a little down the road. !

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2013

Owner was not terribly friendly, but the room was fairly priced, and clean. Not real pet friendly, but not charged extra and he let my pup stay, but told us to not leave her in the room, which we wouldn't do anyway, for more than one reason. But, it was a decent place to stay, and nominally priced.

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Heber Springs, Arkansas
17 reviews 17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

Very nice older facility in superb condition, hospital clean, nice people and reasonable price. What else is there to say. We were lucky to find this place and Tripadvisor helped. We would be happy to stay there again.

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32 reviews 32 reviews
28 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

This place is clean, however it really needs some basic updating. Pretty thin walls, which cannot be helped. Drain in sink in need of plunging or drano or something. A coffee maker would be so nice, instead of having to get dressed to go to office, and hope there is some coffee left. The price of the room is pretty... More

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Taylor, Michigan
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51 reviews 51 reviews
7 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013

We found this motel on trip advisor. The reviews looked good and we decided to make the Gateway Motel a stop over on our trip. I loved all the vintage knotty pine paneling and there are wood carvings on the exterior between each unit. It was clean and quiet and the beds were quite comfortable. An excellent value for your... More

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194 reviews 194 reviews
55 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013

This could be a 3+ as it was clean but small. Maybe a 4 if everyone's expectations for Upper Michigan are like mine and I don't mean that in a bad way. I love it up there. Gateway is also very dog friendly. Remember we are in Upper Michigan where large cities are not the norm, hence big hotels may... More

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St. Louis
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106 reviews 106 reviews
27 hotel reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013

We checked out the reviews and stayed here one night in June 2013. While dated, the motel is clean, affordable and quiet. If we had wanted the latest decor, we could have stayed at the Comfort Inn where the price was $50 more. We appreciated the cable channels, the desk and high speed Wi-Fi that worked flawlessly. Nearby is Tahquahmenon... More

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Address: 7885 State Highway M-123, South Newberry Avenue, Newberry, MI 49868
Location: United States > Michigan > Newberry

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