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Old Harbor Inn

515 Williams Street, South Haven, MI 49090
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Old Harbor Inn
Ranked #5 of 11 hotels in South Haven
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Lockport, Illinois
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We just returned from a 3-night stay at the Old Harbor Inn. Our friends raved about this place (great location on the harbor, walking distance to beach, stores & restaurants, and night life on the docked "party barge"). So 6 of us decided to make a weekend of it. The area was nice, but the "party" atmosphere we were looking... More

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Toledo, Ohio
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26 reviews 26 reviews
18 hotel reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed overnight Sunday 07/20/14. We stayed in suite 35, a grand suite w/fireplace. Average room with great location on river in downtown. Prices reflect location in downtown. Overpriced in my estimation. Great harbor views from deck. Rooms are not very private and balconies are tiny. Our room was updated, but smelled of dirty towels or rags used to clean. Glad... More

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Grass Lake, Michigan
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed at Old Harbor Inn for 2 nights, July 18-July 20. It was our first time staying in town. Our room had a harbor view with a small balcony. The view was beautiful and despite a restaurant being below our room window it was tranquil when the patio door was shut. We enjoyed being within walking distance of the... More

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Wheatfield
2 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great location but that's all they have to offer. I think they know their location is great too so they think they can get away with dirty rooms and unfriendly staff. I would only stay here again if I was desperate to stay right in town. Make sure to bring Clorox wipes and Lysol if you stay here!!

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Plymouth, Michigan
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is in a great location, walking distance to the beach, restaurants and night life! I stayed in Suite 12 which I thought was an excellent location at the end. It was located on the second floor so we had our own private balcony. The balcony was small but nice to have none the less. The room was a... More

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Columbia City, Indiana
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel was is good walking distance to lots of great shops and restaurants. The Inn itself left much to be desired. Our balcony was 3' by 4' , very small. The door to the balcony had no lock on it. We were on the second floor but . . . There was no fan in the restroom which made... More

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Normal, Illinois, United States
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31 reviews 31 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good location. We were at the Pomeroy building. It had some cobwebs and smashed bugs on the wall..could've used a good cleaning. Standing water in the coffee pot..would recommend taking a sound machine as the drawbridge is right outside the room...bed was comfortable. Easy short walk to shops & restaurants..a bit longer to the beach/pier

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Frankfurt, Germany
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Old Harbor Inn is the best place to stay if you want to be in the middle of the town. Walking distance to all beaches, bars and restaurants. Rooms are owned by different people so ask for an updated one if possible, some are very nice, others could use some updates. Off season rates are very reasonable, summer rates are... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stayed in room 10. First problem was finding room in building b. they said it was in heart of bar scene and noisy til 2 am. Not much of issue for me and wife since we go to bed at 1 am in Chicago. Everything in walking distance but, room layout not great since as you walk into room the... More

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Sarasota, Florida
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73 reviews 73 reviews
22 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is the hotel to stay at when you visit South Haven, MI. Loved our corner room with Jacuzzi, fireplace, small kitchen, separate bedroom and balcony overlooking the river. I would recommend that you get a room far away from the Idler Restaurant which is located on a boat in front of some of the Old Harbor Inn rooms. I... More

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Address: 515 Williams Street, South Haven, MI 49090
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Location: United States > Michigan > Van Buren County > South Haven
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Old Harbor Hotel South Haven

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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Restaurant Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Old Harbor Inn is the only lodging property on the waterfront in downtown South Haven. Explore all of South Haven’s attractions, dining, wine tasting,shopping beaches, entertainment venues, parks and more all walking distance. Harbor View rooms have private balconies perched high above the water, with stunning panoramic views. Or choose the value minded Downtown View and Harbor Landing rooms. Also Deluxe Suites with fireplaces and Jacuzzi’s, and some with two bedrooms. At Old Harbor Inn, the views, the attractions, the fun, are all outside your door. ... more   less 
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