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Grand Hotel

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a truly one of a kind experience and worth the money they charge to enter the grounds. (Incidentally, the admission charge is applied to their famous brunch buffet.) This hotel was featured in the movie "Somewhere in Time", with Jane Seymour, Christopher Plummer,...More

1  Thank MontanaCraig
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Reviewed March 5, 2017

If you are visiting Mackinac Island once in your life, don't screw it up and miss STAYING at the Grand Hotel. This is when being cheap is a really bad decision, and no, just walking up the hill to see the Grand is NOT the...More

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Response from GHKellie, Social Media Manager at Grand HotelResponded March 28, 2017

Thank you, your review covers so many of the things to do at Grand Hotel. We are happy you enjoyed your time and took in some of the island and activities. We hope to see you back again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a beautiful hotel with amazing service. We honeymooned here 35 years ago and go back in the fall for anniversaries. Over the years the quality and service have stayed wonderful. The island is so different with no cars and the hotel has kept...More

1  Thank mallardlake
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Grand Hotel is one of those experiences that really is "Somewhere in Time". The views over the island are amazing, and the resort is beautiful. Spend time just sitting on the porch enjoying the car-free island.

1  Thank DawninDallas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed at the Grand Hotel last June on our 30th anniversary. From the time we arrived to taking the last few steps off the red carpet heading for home we felt we were treated like Royalty. The staff was very friendly...More

2  Thank Gonecuttinghair
Response from GHKellie, Manager at Grand HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing Grand Hotel for your anniversary celebration! We are so pleased you had an enjoyable and relaxing time and hope to see you back again for future celebrations.

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Bar/Lounge
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$389 - $929 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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$389 - $929 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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onelaneonly51
October 6, 2017|
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Response from GHKellie | Property representative |
We generally do not have 60 to 70 degree days in October. Weather is 50+ during the day with much cooler temps at night.
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Pam F
September 27, 2017|
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Response from GHKellie | Property representative |
Hi Pam, I have to assume you are asking about Somewhere in Time weekend. Yes, about 75% of guests dress in period costume. It is not required, it is just what these guests enjoy doing. Our regular dress code does apply, but... More
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Bre W
September 14, 2017|
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Response from grandhotel1887 | Property representative |
We have pack n plays available.
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