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White Swan Inn Bed & Breakfast

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3.0 of 5
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303 S. Mears Avenue, Whitehall, MI 49461
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Ranked #2 of 5 Whitehall B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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Carlyle, Illinois
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I truly enjoyed our stay at the White Swan. We stayed in the Jasmine Room which had a lot of room and everything that we needed to be comfortable. The coffee was available 24 hours, and there were various drinks in the refrigerator. Both of these items were located in the hallway within easy access. Cathy was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed at the White Swan while checking out properties from Pentwater to St. Joe's. Could not have chosen a better place to stay. This Bed & Breakfast is right in the center of Whitehall and very close to White Lake. The property and house are lovely and well-maintained. I chose to stay in the smallest of the guest rooms. It... More 

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Spring Lake, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Although we live fairly close to Whitehall, it was wonderful to explore the area "close-up" from the convenient location of the White Swan Inn. Our accommodations were wonderful and hosts Cathy and Ron made us feel right at home -- not to mention fed us wonderful breakfasts! Though our primary focus was kayaking the White River, we also thoroughly enjoyed... More 

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Highland Park, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

My husband and I just returned from an AMAZING weekend at the White Swan Inn. The accommodations were lovely. Beautifully appointed rooms, super comfortable bed, and fresh cookies and tea available at all times right outside our bedroom door. The breakfasts were FANTASTIC, and Kathy served them whenever it was most convenient for us. The Inn is RIGHT next to... More 

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Cathy R, Owner at White Swan Inn Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Karen, Thank you for your kind words. So glad we could be a part of your relaxing getaway. Look forward to your return. We'll let you know when the bike trail paving is completed. Cathy Russell More 

Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Stayed here for the weekend in the summer while our daughter was at Blue Lake summer camp. Very welcoming inn keepers and Cathy makes delicious breakfasts. The room was very comfortable and felt like home. Good distance to downtown Whitehall, beautiful Lake Michigan and White Lake. Also, breakfast at "The Dive" is an option not far from here. For 4th... More 

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

We stayed at the White Swan Inn on a Sun. and Mon. evening in February for a midwinter break. It was extremely cold outside, but warm and cozy inside thanks to the electric fireplaces and the hot drink dispenser in the hallway that was available 24-7. Cathy and Ron were very friendly and accommodating. The breakfasts were excellent and Cathy... More 

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Chicago, Illinois, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

White Swan Inn is a elegant and relaxing place to spend the night on Lake Michigan's eastern shore, made even more incredible by the reasonable rates. Cathy & Ron were very courteous and welcoming, our late arrival was no problem for them, and breakfast was very good.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

We stayed at their White Swan Cottage for 3 weeks in October 2014 and were extremely pleased wtih the accommodations. The cottage was very clean and well stocked with everything we needed for our long vacation. Only a couple blocks off the rail trail and a short walk to downtown, the location was perfect for us. The fenced in back... More 

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East Lansing, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Stayed at the White Swan Inn this past weekend on our way up to Glen Arbor. We got in around 10:30pm and was still given a nice warm welcome. We were given a short tour of the house and the different amenities offered (One cup coffee maker in the hallway for anytime access and a WIDE variety of coffee/tea options).... More 

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Ellisville, Missouri
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Overall, the White Swan was a good place to stay and I would recommend it. We stayed in the Jasmine room and it was very nice. The room was clean and spacious, the bed linens were luxurious, and the sink in the room had a lot of counter space. The ceiling fan allowed for good air flow. The window AC... More 

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