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Sebastian, Florida
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Our room was very clean, bed comfortable, and it even had a small microwave and refrigerator. The rooms are not modern, but nice. The history of this old place is wonderful. In the morning there was coffee and pastries. A nice touch. You can't beat the location as everything is walkable from here. This was my third time here and... More 

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Ironwood, Michigan
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The room was clean and everything worked. The bed was comfortable. I would stay here again. It was nice to have a refrigirator in the room. The room was hot when we got there but the AC did the job. The room was small the elevator slow.

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Thank dugmink
StearnsFrontDesk, Manager at Stearns Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the nice review and for your patience with our elevator. It is an old Otis elevator that was the first elevator installed in Mason County. Although it is slow it has proven to be extremely reliable. The next time you visit please let us show you some larger, more upgraded rooms. We have them with whirlpools, fireplaces... More 

Vina del Mar, Chile
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You have to get the right room, but staying "down town" near eateries & shopping is better than trying to be a beach bum where there are really no motels right on the beach anyway. This was built around 1903 and has some of that well built charm to it. Ludington, MI is, of course, a great place to take... More 

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StearnsFrontDesk, Manager at Stearns Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for letting us know you enjoyed your stay and our town. We hope to see you again soon! Stearns Hotel Management More 

Wisconsin
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52 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

We checked in with a big group (someone else made the reservations) and it was quite the process. The front desk clerk, while kind, was easily flustered and took some time for us all to check in to our rooms. The hotel, while historic, is extremely dated. I felt like I was back in time. We thought the elevator was... More 

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Thank LocntryWI
StearnsFrontDesk, Manager at Stearns Motor Inn, responded to this review

We don’t like to hear that anyone was displeased with their stay at our hotel and we are glad that you took the time to give us a review, however we are slightly confused by its contents. For someone who didn’t have much to say about our hotel, what you did say was that we are historic, dated, made you... More 

Webster, New York
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12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

What a gem! Rich in history. A small quaint hotel reasonably priced. Clean comfy rooms. I like to try and imagine what it was like back in 1903 when it was built. Lots of nice old photos to peruse. The bar looked nice but was closed on the Tuesday we stayed. We'd stay there again without a doubt.

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Thank Seaglasstraveler
StearnsFrontDesk, Manager at Stearns Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us! We are very pleased to hear that you found our hotel enjoyable. Please stay with us again soon! Stearns Hotel Management More 

Lowell, Michigan
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

Mr. Stearns built this historic hotel in 1910 and it appears that not much has been done to do it justice. I cannot compare this to other historic hotels I have stayed in because they have been kept up quite well.

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StearnsFrontDesk, Manager at Stearns Motor Inn, responded to this review

When Mr. Stearns built this hotel in 1903, it was designed with rooms in a variety of sizes and features. Unlike many other historic buildings, we have resisted the idea of gutting the floors and changing the characteristics of the building. We feel that anyone that is interested in cookie cutter, every-room-is-the-same properties have plenty of options at the edge... More 

Sunderland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

St earns was built in 1903-old and charming-not fancy or modern but a good value. A:c was great as was water pressure in shower-coffee in the morning with fruit and a few sweet breakfast items-right near downtown -a bit far to walk to beech but 2 min drive

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1 Thank fiaccosk
StearnsFrontDesk, Manager at Stearns Motor Inn, responded to this review

We are happy to hear that you had a great stay with us! We hope to see you again in the future! Stearns Hotel Management More 

Montague, Michigan
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

The rooms are neat and clean. I like how there is a small refrigerator and microwave. The morning coffee and snacks are nice choice, also the people are so nice and helpful. Just a nice place to be and the town is nice to walk and see all the shops.

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StearnsFrontDesk, Manager at Stearns Motor Inn, responded to this review

It is nice to hear that our guests enjoyed their stay. We do pride ourselves on cleanliness of the rooms and the modern updates that we have done to rooms such as the refrigerators and microwaves. Ludington is a great town and we are happy to be part of the downtown area. Our location is prime for exploring all Ludington... More 

Buckley, Michigan
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

We stayed for a wedding reception which was held at Stearns motor inn. This made it very convenient. Room was nice, older but nice. Close to downtown shopping and restaurants/bars. Hotel staff was very friendly!

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Thank 193bethf
StearnsFrontDesk, Manager at Stearns Motor Inn, responded to this review

Wedding receptions at the Stearns Ballroom are always a great time. It is wonderful to be able to enjoy yourself and then simply go “home” to one of our many rooms. We hope that you enjoyed Ludington and will come back soon to see us! We also appreciate that you found our staff friendly. Thank you for letting us know... More 

Denver, Colorado
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30 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

After traveling all day my 6 year old daughter and I checked in to Stearns Motor Inn around 11:00 PM for a 4 night stay. Check in was a breeze and the front desk clerk was super friendly. She directed us to our room and invited us to the lobby in the morning for fresh coffee, pastries and fresh fruit!... More 

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StearnsFrontDesk, Manager at Stearns Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us! We hope you had a wonderful trip. Stearns Hotel Management More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Things to do
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Stearns Motor Inn

Address: 212 E Ludington Ave, Ludington, MI 49431-3013
Location: United States > Michigan > Ludington
Number of rooms: 34
Also Known As:
Stearns Motor Hotel Ludington
Stearns Hotel Ludington
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