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The Sylvan Inn Bed & Breakfast

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Port Charlotte, Florida
Reviewed August 23, 2014

2 twin beds with "very soft" mattresses. Hall tree, hooks with hangers, one large dresser with 4 lg drawers and 2 smaller ones at top. Queen Anne chair in corner, tiny sink near window (only one window in room) and two luggage racks. Room is on first floor near the "coffee" and "hot cocoa" area. There is a distinct smell...

5Thank PJ_Cruzer_Kitty
Lennon, Michigan
Reviewed August 6, 2014 via mobile

The Sylvan Inn is in the perfect location to enjoy Glen Arbor, walking distance to the entire downtown restaurants and shopping. Our room was quiet, clean and comfortable and the Innkeepers were helpful and friendly. They even helped us find a "hidden" beach that was wonderful. Breakfast good too. Highly recommend!

Thank Rebecca B
Livonia, Michigan, United States
Reviewed August 5, 2014

My husband and I stayed at the Sylvan Inn in July for a long weekend, as we wanted to get away for our anniversary. When we booked the room, I was asked "how many years are you celebrating"? When I told him, I also asked if they had any anniversary specials or discounts....unfortunately, no. (so, then, why ask me how...

3Thank Cindy G
Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed August 1, 2014

Great room. We stayed in the treetop room, with lots of windows and light. At night we sat out on the balcony and there wasn't a sound anywhere. Breakfast was delicious with warm scones, fresh bread, cheese, fruit, cereal. The location couldn't have been better. We walked to restaurants, music, and L. Michigan. Almost deserted beaches and super hiking trails...

Thank Cynthia and Ed K
Mooresville, Indiana
Reviewed July 21, 2014 via mobile

Made last minute (1 month out) reservations. I think we had the worst rooms at the place. Right off the room that served breakfast / main entrance. That being said, it was a good stay. I'd stay again. The owners are great, very hospitable and friendly (kind of a prerequisite), but they're always available and ready to answer questions or...

Thank andy b
Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
Reviewed July 17, 2014

Everything went fine here and the location was on Main Street but at the end so the hustle and bustle was elsewhere leaving the evenings quiet. My room was exceedingly dark, very dark paint on the walls which felt a bit gloomy although very clean. It was also warm, just the configuration made the windows useless for cooling the room...

Thank MurJD
Reviewed July 6, 2014

The inn was very well maintained. We had a room with a private bathroom and a small refrigerator. Our room was cleaned daily and fresh towels were brought in. We were within walking distance of all the shops and restaurants in Glen Arbor. The Heritage Bike Trail was just across the street and led to most of the sites in...

1Thank Indymomma2
Tubac, Arizona
Reviewed June 28, 2014

A lovely Victorian B&B right in the heart of Glen Arbor. Meticulously maintained, with good size rooms, nice quality linens, updated baths, and good continental breakfasts, . We loved the wrap around porch and comfortable furnishings for enjoying a breakfast or an afternoon aperitif. Very helpful innkeepers always help to make the stay enjoyable. There is also a hot tub...

Thank DesertSusan
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed January 2, 2014

We had a lovely stay in the Sylvan Inn, unfortunately we only got to stay one night. The rooms were clean and decorated in an English style. The breakfast the next morning was very tasty (a selection of cereals and fresh fruit! Juices, milk, coffee, tea), we had it sitting in the sun on the veranda. The owners were very...

2Thank Marieke d
New York City, New York
Reviewed November 21, 2013

We stayed the evenings of August 2nd and 3rd while visiting Glen Arbor for a wedding and had a lovely stay. The hotel is centrally located on Western Avenue and we enjoyed walking up and down the block to the local restaurants and shops, as well as down the block to the lake. We stayed in a comfortable room on...

2Thank Michelle P
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Hot Tub
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Beautiful historic 14 room Inn in the heart of the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore Park. Walk to charming downtown Glen Arbor for boutique shopping, art galleries, restaurants and more. 2 Blocks to beach! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Sylvan Inn Bed & Breakfast

Address: 6680 Western Ave, P.O. Box 648, Glen Arbor, MI 49636-5103
Location: United States > Michigan > Leelanau County > Glen Arbor
Price Range: $97 - $296 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Sylvan Inn Bed & Breakfast 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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“For a couple, go for a room with private bath!”
genieb071065, Jun 22, 2016 | Read review
“Call ahead to make reservations. Cause if you book online you can't tell if it comes with a bathroom or not. Older style B & B”
Chrisdonelle, May 8, 2016 | Read review
“We were in room 5 which is up 2 flights of stairs in the back of the main building. We liked it.”
MaryEllenTravels, Oct 5, 2015 | Read review
“We were on the second level.”
M33star, Sep 19, 2015 | Read review
“Top floor was very quiet.”
pamandtim1502, Aug 14, 2015 | Read review
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