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Windermere Hotel

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Port Huron, Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Windermere is located at the end of the hustle and bustle on Main Street. It has a lovely covered porch from which you can see the bridge, people watch, and view a spectacular array of colorful kites in the sky from the comfort of a wicker rocking chair. The rooms are light and cheery and very clean. They do... More 

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Oceanside, California
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hotel is located right across from the dock, which was very convenient. It has a wonderful porch to sit, relax, and look at the view. The room was spacious, though dated. The beds have bedspreads which who knows when those are laundered. Our mattress also dipped off to the sides. The pillows were pretty good, so that helped and... More 

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Dayton, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for our anniversary. We have been staying at the Windermere every year for nearly 20 years. The hotel is extremely well maintained and clean. We have come to be acquainted with the staff and always feel welcome. Each day we find time to sit on their porch and enjoy the amazing scenery that the Windermere opens to. We plan... More 

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Clarkdale, Arizona
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Windermere was completely wonderful: historic, beautiful, great room, ideal location. My Mom and I stayed there for three nights as part of a Mother-Daughter adventure to the island and loved every minute. Our room, a "family suite", was spacious, clean, fresh, equal parts modern and vintage, and thoughtfully appointed. The hotel is close to everything, yet out of the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have stayed at the Windermere for the last 3 or 4 years now, and we wouldn't want to stay anywhere else. It's a beautiful old building with light, pleasant colors, and clean rooms. The front porch is a HUGE selling point. With nothing to obscure the gorgeous views across the road, you can just sit and relax while anytime... More 

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Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016

Perfect place to stay on Mackinac Island. Located just at the edge of downtown so you're close to all the shops and activities, but also not right in the middle of all the craziness. Beautiful view of the straits from the wonderful front porch. Convenient snack shack and beach/park area for hotel guests! Lots of character in the hotel. All... More 

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Mason, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2016

Start your morning sitting on the front porch. White cushioned wicker chairs. Sunrise. Warm. Mackinac bridge. The lake. A hot cup of black coffee with a little Bailey's. Catch up on your email. It is wonderful. Then watch the horses and freighters. Relax. My favorite island lodging.

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Cadillac, Michigan, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015 via mobile

To celebrate my sister's recovery from breast cancer, my husband and I decided to take her and her husband, my younger sister, and her husband to Mackinaw Island. We have stayed at the Windemere Hotel a few times and love the quaint style, which takes me back in time of relaxation and downtime. What a wonderful place where we talked,... More 

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Strongsville, Ohio
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015 via mobile

We had a great first visit to this beautiful island. The Windermere Hotel is very relaxing. We had a perfect water view from our bedroom windows as well as from the large front porch. It's very close to town and the ferry dock, but far enough away to maintain the quiet ambiance. The staff was very friendly and helpful. We... More 

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New Milford, Connecticut
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015

A stay on Mackinac Island is really difficult thing to dislike. One would have to be a really hard hearted cynic not to be just a little beguiled by the place. That is why we were so pleased by our choice of the Windermere hotel to experience the island singular atmosphere. The exterior of the Windermere could not possibly be... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )

Additional Information about Windermere Hotel

Address: Main Street, P.O.Box 538, Mackinac Island, MI 49757
Location: United States > Michigan > Upper Peninsula > Mackinac County > Mackinac Island
Price Range: $85 - $255 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 26
Also Known As:
Windermere Hotel Mackinac Island
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