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Crooked River Lodge

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The property uses a wood cabin motif that has a rustic feel fitting for the natural setting along the Crooked River. All rooms have a beautiful view of the large back lawn leading down to the lagoon which winds into the river itself a little further beyond. There are nature trails, free kayaks to use, lawn games, a two-person swing... More 

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Novi, Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved this hotel! It was immaculate inside and out. The rooms are huge, the beds are comfortable, and the staff was so friendly! We wish we had more time to walk the nature trail and use one of the hotel's canoes! We'll be back for sure! It was awesome!

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Thank lkepes
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great value! Family friendly. If you prefer higher end and romantic location, probably not a great choice. But, if nature and peacefulness are your thing, perfect place. Breakfast ok, but enjoyed the complimentary afternoon iced tea and fresh popcorn. Lots of great options for enjoying the outdoors here.

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Thank JonandKris
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So impressed with your Lodge. Super clean! Our kids loved the pool & the loft with pool table, t.v., foosball & board games! Outside patio was great for our families to pick up & eat dinner outside all together. Awesome fire pit! We stayed in a two bedroom suite with small kitchenette. Super room! Loved all recycling bins! Used the... More 

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Thank Holly B
Berrien Springs, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice people, comfortable rooms, all with a view of the river, 10 miles east and north of Petoskey on US 31. Convenient to Petoskey,and Harbor Springs. Except for breakfast, meals are available at restaurants and cafes in the area. Plentiful free parking. Recommended for families and couples.

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room was very nice. A nice feature was the bedroom was walled off from the rest of the room. The kitchenette also comes with a bar sink which is nice. The pool is open 24 hours a day for adults. They even have a courtesy dock on the river for non-guests to tie off at. We would definitely come... More 

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Thank GeographicAnomaly
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our second stay at Crooked River Lodge. Our group had over a dozen rooms booked. The rooms are spacious and clean. There is a nice indoor pool that the kids loved. There is also a large game room for entertainment. This place is great for large groups since it has amazing indoor and outdoor common areas. The back... More 

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Thank mackzoo
Warren, Michigan
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the best stay here! The atmosphere of a big lodge, comfy rooms, HUGE firepit out back, yummy breakfasts, popcorn in the lobby, kayaks to ride leisurely down the river...plenty to do! Short drives to Petosky and Charlevoix. The friendliest and most accomodating staff, check it out!

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Thank DavAnn M
Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

Crooked River Lodge is an absolutely beautiful place to stay with great amenities and a wonderful staff of extremely friendly individuals who are eager to make your time with them pleasant and memorable. Very friendly! The rooms are extremely comfortable, the indoor pool and whirlpool are a great way to relax after a full day of activity. In the afternoon... More 

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Detroit, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

We came to visit the Petoskey area but didn't want to stay where all the other tourists do so we chose something a little out of town and are very glad we did. The facility is very nice, clean, and the staff friendly. We enjoyed our view from the balcony and the ability to open the door and get fresh... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Stafford's Crooked River Lodge and Suites is conveniently located on US 31 just 1 mile north of Alanson and 12 miles north of Petoskey. We are also 9 miles south of the Pellston international airport. Now under Stafford's Hospitality management we have deeded access to neaby snowmobile and recreation trails and a beautiful vista of the historic Inland Waterway for every room. Newly renovated indoor pool and common areas with 40 spacious family and group friendly rooms and suites. "Your up North adventure starts here" is our promise of a unique and true experience that travelers have come to expect in this beautiful landscape we call home. Let us share our "home" with you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Crooked River Lodge

Address: 6845 N US Highway 31, Alanson, MI 49706-9426 (Formerly Clarion Collection)
Location: United States > Michigan > Emmet County > Alanson
Price Range: $119 - $244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Crooked River Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 42
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Also Known As:
Crooked River Hotel Alanson
Clarion Alanson
Alanson Clarion
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