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Freighters View on the Bay

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10346 N Whitefish Point Road, open 4/15-10/31, Paradise, MI 49768
Freighters View on the Bay
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 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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San Carlos, Sonora, Mexico
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22 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Older duplex units, clean rooms - they provided tennis racquet type bug zappers to every room- very close to Lake Superior. Extremely friendly hosts, about 2 miles nort of Paradise, MI., and just a few miles south of Whitefish Point. The Superior Shipwreck Museum is located at Whitefish Point, and a history of the many Lake Superior shipwrecks is outlined... More 

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Tomahawk, Wisconsin
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69 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Really liked this. Great location maybe 30 feet from Lake Superior. We had a kitchenette and if we were staying longer than one night, would have been great. Coffee maker and coffee provided for first morning. Plenty of hot water and good shower. Two beds..one cushy, one hard. Extremely friendly and helpful hosts. Covered parking which was ideal for our... More 

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Elkhart, IN
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34 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

This is a great little property with four cabins set up as two duplexes. The owners really are there to serve and help the visitors. North woods cabins run from 'rustic' to 'modern'. I would rate this more toward the modern side. The inside of the cabin was paneled (no bare logs), and the furniture was 'normal'. We stayed in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

We stayed here in April for a extended weekend getaway to the UP. We loved this place- very clean, beautiful scenery. We enjoyed watching the Freighters. The owner, Duane, was very accommodating and provided helpful information for local hiking, snowshoeing, etc. Hope to be back!

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michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

My husband and I with our 2 dogs stayed here for three nights in February to snowshoe around Tahquamenon Falls. The owner Duanne was very accommodating and concerned that we had a nice stay and everything we needed. The room was very clean and roomy enough for us. The kitchenette was well equipped and had everything we needed. One bed... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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19 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We stayed here on a September trip to the UP. Found it to be very comfortable and reasonably priced. Place was clean and well maintained and couldn't be much closer to the water if it tried. Great location for checking out Whitefish Point and Tahquamenon Faills

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

My husband and I loved this place! Friendly and helpful owners. We loved that it was cozy and clean. This is just the kind of place we wanted for an up north adventure. If you expect the Mariott (Which is really dumb if your in the North Woods) then this place is not for you. The comments about this place... More 

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Monroe
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9 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We were very happy with our stay here in mid-September 2014. My husband & I love the little mom & pop motels over the "name brand" places and were quite taken with this little place right on the water. The room was large with 2 very comfortable beds, sofa, coffee maker. And the bathroom, while small, was spotless - which... More 

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Lebanon, Pennsylvania
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3 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014 via mobile

We went to this place which advertised as a motel but in fact there were 4 cabins right on the road which were very spartan. We certainly expected more, but it was a very simple and plain place. There is picture of the motel which is featured online does not remotely resemble the motel or any of the buildings. This... More 

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

This place was great. Found it on trip advisor while searching for places around Tahquamenon Falls, and it had positive reviews, so decided to check it out. We were very pleasantly surprised. When we pulled up we had a beautiful romantic view of the lake, the room was nice and clean, and the husband and wife who run the place... More 

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