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Harborview Motel

1008 W Lake St, (US Hwy 23), Tawas City, MI 48763
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Harborview Motel
Ranked #1 of 6 hotels in Tawas City
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The outside doesn't look like much, but the room (number 14) was very clean and very big. The bathroom was shining. The jacuzzi was spotless and worked great. The bed was comfortable and street noise minimal. I found this gem using trip advisor and went by the reviews, great find. Will stay here again when we are in Tawas. The... More

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Maumee, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

a bit outdated, but in a rustic tawas way . the cleanest place we ever stayed at. the owners were so nice and accomadating. we got there 2 hrs early and we were able to get the room at that time. we had a great stay and would stay there again. the prices are so reasonable u can afford to... More

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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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36 reviews 36 reviews
21 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Went up to Tawas last weekend for some birdwatching and bicycling and stayed at this small motel. Rooms are large (looks like two former motel rooms were combined into one) and well appointed with fridge, microwave, and more counter space for your things than normal. As mentioned, there was an exterior hallway added, which makes it impossible to open your... More

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
18 reviews 18 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

This small Mom & Pop motel every bit as good as the reviewers promised. Rooms are all different, no cookie cutter motifs here, highly eclectic, definitely memorable. Ours had a fisherman theme, complete with singing bass. Jacuzzi tub in main room, regular tub in bathroom. Everything immaculately clean. Nice thick towels. Fridge, microwave, coffee pot, complimentary coffee packets and bottled... More

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Cincinnati, Ohio
16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

Great experience at Harborview Motel. Based on a TripAdvisor recommendation, we chose Room 13. The room was HUGE with a Jacuzzi tub, chairs and table, and king size bed. It was very clean and well maintained. Our hosts, Karl and Janice were exceptionally friendly and helpful. The room had a refrigerator and microwave, and the complimentary water bottles and popcorn... More

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Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
34 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

I normally would not take a chance on a motel that had only 8 reviews but something told me to take a chance and I was glad we did. We stayed in room 13 which was themed "french quarters". We found the room exceptionally clean and well appointed. We also found the room set up well thought out and unlike... More

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Mason, Michigan
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

I stayed here last weekend during a family reunion. When I went into the room I was blown away by the this place. The rooms were very spacious, very user friendly and no detail missed. The bed was King sized, the Jacuzzi tub placed where one could watch TV while relaxing. A wine rack with glasses and a local guide... More

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Schererville, Indiana
18 reviews 18 reviews
14 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2012

We like to support mom & pop establishments and find we have many choices to do that on the Great Lakes in Michigan. A lot of lodging in the area are cabins requiring more than one night stay, which doesn’t work for us on a road trip. The room we stayed in was large, almost mini suite size. The decorating... More

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Ripon, Wisconsin, United States
3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

We stayed at the Harborview Motel over the 4th of July holiday and would definitely recommend it! The room and bathroom were clean and larger than an average hotel/motel room. We were also very impressed with the owners. They were very welcoming, friendly, and always willing to help in any way.

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2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2012

Check in on sat.june 23.was told by owner.it was last room open.so we were pretty happy.also could tell it was busy in town.he told us about boat races.also telling us they were having outside later a little pit fire.enjoyed our stay.rooms are very inviteing.and relaxeing.i have stayed at alot motels in tawas.this is the best.i will continue to stay here... More

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Address: 1008 W Lake St, (US Hwy 23), Tawas City, MI 48763
Location: United States > Michigan > Tawas City

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