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    Magnuson Franklin Square Inn

    820 Shelden Ave, Houghton, MI 49931
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    Overview
    • Excellent28%
    • Very good37%
    • Average24%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible3%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 109 reviews

    Reviewed June 1, 2017

    We always stay at the Magnus Franklin Square when we travel to Houghton. The rooms are nice, clean, staff is helpful, and the views are great. We love the fact that everything is so close by, walking distance to many of the downtown restaurants, ample...More

    Thank bill f
    Response from Gary L, Owner at Magnuson Franklin Square InnResponded June 5, 2017

    bill, thanks for the support over all this time! We always love hosting you for a great stay and cannot wait to see you again. Best, The Franklin Square Team

    Reviewed April 20, 2017

    I spent 2 nights there for a conference. The food was outstanding and the staff great made me feel very welcome. Upon arrival was given a coupon for breakfast and a drink at the bar. The only hassle was parking.

    Thank Nancy W
    Response from Gary L, Owner at Magnuson Franklin Square InnResponded April 21, 2017

    Nancy, thank you for choosing us for a wonderful 2-night stay. It's excellent to read that we made you feel welcome and comfortable! - The Franklin Square Team

    Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

    If you want to go back in time 1980 this is the place for you. Convenient location, free breakfast coupons, food was good but nothing to brag about. The staff was very friendly. Probably will not stay again.More

    Thank Mary H
    Response from Gary L, Owner at Magnuson Franklin Square InnResponded March 16, 2017

    Mary, we're disappointed that you didn't have the best time with us. We always do our best to offer our guests a bevy of amenities to enhance their stay, and we're very proud of the ambiance and appearance and uptake of our Inn. We do...More

    Reviewed January 31, 2017

    The service was really good from check in to check out. It's in a convenient location, close to the fun bars and restaurants on the main street. They had pretty friendly staff members, a good breakfast, free drink tickets, great views from the restaurant upstairs...More

    Thank Anaturenerd
    Response from Gary L, Owner at Magnuson Franklin Square InnResponded February 3, 2017

    Thanks for staying with us and commenting on your experience. It's great knowing you were a fan of our service as well as our location, and we can't wait to have you back for another enjoyable stay. Thanks for your support, The Franklin Square Team

    Reviewed December 2, 2016 via mobile

    This place is a little pricey and a little dated. But for the lack of choices in Houghton, it's great. It's clean, well staffed, has good amenities. It has a view! And is down town where a lot of the fun spots are.

    Thank lyle7692
    Management response:Responded January 19, 2017

    Thanks for staying with us at Magnuson Franklin Square Inn and for leaving your review with us here. Have a wonderful rest of your day, and we look forward to seeing you again sometime. Warmly, The Franklin Square Team

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • $128 - $157 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 103
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    • Location
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    • Upper Peninsula >
    • Houghton
    • Also Known As
    • Franklin Square Hotel Houghton ,
    • Best Western Houghton ,
    • Houghton Best Western
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    February 22, 2017|
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    Yes. We do have 3 elevators in the building all of which access our parking lot. Thank you for your inquiry. Please feel free to ask any other questions you may have. Jan Lubinski, Owner
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    "Rooms on the canal side have the best views"
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    "I was on the canal side. The heater in the room was a bit loud for my taste."
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    "Ask for a room on the canal side of the hotel. Breathtaking!"
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