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Rochester, Michigan
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

This was a Helmsley Hotel back in the 80's when I stayed there many days of several weeks, when I had business in Lansing working for GM. It was immaculate turn down service and chocolate on the pillow kind of place. It had in Indoor Olympic size pool which connected with pull back patio glass doors, to an outdoor pool... More 

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3 Thank ocrikey
washington township mi
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38 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2011

I stayed in august of 2009.. Got there adn there were 2 signs posted saying the pool was closed and they only had a few local channels to watch bc of a dispute with the cable company ( other reviews from feb have said the cable was out then too)>> first room i went to the lock on the back... More 

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Grand Rapids, MI
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2009

Limited air, no control for Fan (High Low Medium). You can only select your desired temperature, however, it doesn't appear to be working. The wall has something gross all over it in various places (huge boogers?) The bathroom celing is stripping, it needs to be stripped and repainted. 1 star if it needs to be rated. Stay elsewhere. Front desk... More 

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Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2009

Waterford Estates is in urgent need for general maintenance as well as substantial renovation. The lack of exterior maintenance creates an uncomfortable, unclean, and, in my opinion, unsafe environment. Following is a summary of Waterford Estates Lodge Room #222 : Hotel Attributes Welcome letter apologizing for inconvenience caused by “pre-renovation state of the hotel”. Bed with comfortable mattress but thin... More 

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St. Joesph
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2009

Place was a partner on the MWAY youth wrestling championships. Got there and the pool was closed, no cable, no heat, and was ran down. The was no locked outside doors. The cable has been out for over a month come to find out. All the managers could not be found. Asked for a GM never got back to me.

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Nebraska
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2009

No working Internet. No working Cable TV because of some kind of dispute with the local cable TV company. (My guess is they did not pay their bill looking at the condition of the motel) No Towels in my room. I am sure the sheets had not been changed on the bed after I had to strip them to use... More 

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Lansing, MI USA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2008

This is a very nice place. We attended an adult-themed event at the Waterford Estates Lodge and were very pleased. The rooms were clean and well-appointed... just as nice as any major hotel chain but with a lot more individual charm. The restaurant has good food at reasonable prices. Very friendly and professional staff- I think it was their first... More 

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2 Thank YamiNoSensei
Michigan
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2008

unfriendly staff, disgusting room. food was blah and cold. bar was empty and closed early. overheard staff talking about the financial condition of the hotel and how they don't pay their bills! felt very unsafe in my room since the doors don't shut all the way! never again

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1 Thank WTF72
Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2008

While this hotel is not the newest or fanciest hotel, it still has a lot of charm and a comfortableness about it that makes you feel at home. The staff were all very nice and professional and made sure we had everything we needed and continually asked if they could do anything more for us. They seemed to really want... More 

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Holt, Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2008

I stayed recently at the Waterford Estates Lodge in Lansing, Michigan as a part of a group of 17 women coming from around the state for a "night out" for a bride-to-be. It was suggested by a friend as a good place for us to stay for a group our size that wouldn't be too expensive. We used five rooms... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Services
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Waterford Estates Lodge is a two-level building with three Wings and 141 rooms. It houses a restaurant,a lounge, a large ballroom and 6 class size meeting rooms. Waterford Estates Lodge is located at 3600 Dunckel Road, adjacent to the Michigan State University campus. We are conveniently located minutes from downtown Lansing and Capital City Airport. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Waterford Estates Lodge

Address: 3600 Dunckel Rd, Lansing, MI 48910-5822
Location: United States > Michigan > Ingham County > Lansing
Price Range: $79 - $229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Waterford Estates Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 141
Also Known As:
Waterford Estates Hotel
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