We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
07/09/2017 07/10/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Waterfront Inn - Mackinaw City

    1009 S Huron Ave, P.O. Box 302, Mackinaw City, MI 49701-9797
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    07/09/2017 07/10/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          $78
          $69
          Great Deal
          $74
          $70
          Traveler (29)
          Room & Suite (11)
          Pool & Beach (2)
          Clearwater Lakeshore Motel
          947 reviews
          #1 of 39 hotels in Mackinaw City
           
          Clarion Hotel Beachfront
          594 reviews
          #14 of 39 hotels in Mackinaw City
           
          Hamilton Inn Select - Beachfront
          853 reviews
          #20 of 39 hotels in Mackinaw City
           
          Mackinaw Beach and Bay - Inn & Suites
          551 reviews
          #9 of 39 hotels in Mackinaw City
           
          Overview
          • Excellent14%
          • Very good13%
          • Average16%
          • Poor12%
          • Terrible45%
          Travelers talk about
          “huron” (4 reviews)
          “rates” (5 reviews)
          Free Internet
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Room Service
          Family Rooms
          Wheelchair access
          2.0 Star Hotel
          All hotel details
          Clearwater Lakeshore Motel
          947 reviews
          #1 of 39 hotels in Mackinaw City
           
          Clarion Hotel Beachfront
          594 reviews
          #14 of 39 hotels in Mackinaw City
           
          Hamilton Inn Select - Beachfront
          853 reviews
          #20 of 39 hotels in Mackinaw City
           
          Mackinaw Beach and Bay - Inn & Suites
          551 reviews
          #9 of 39 hotels in Mackinaw City
           
          {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null}
          Rooms
          Jul 9Jul 10
          |
          1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          Show Available Rooms
          Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 7 partner sites to see rooms from $69.
          We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Mackinaw City hotels with availability
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN_US","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","MOB_BOOKING_EMAIL_AGREE_HIDE","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_EXPRESS_BOOK","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_REVIEW_BOOKING_BUTTON","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_KIPLINGER_AWARD","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "63d08c6c499648b9a2f12d620f86567b", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":1158525,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":9,"month":7,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":10,"month":7,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"63d08c6c499648b9a2f12d620f86567b","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":78,"lowestMetaPrice":69,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":78,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":78,"lowestMetaPrice":69,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":78,"hotelName":"Waterfront Inn - Mackinaw City","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjYzZDA4YzZjNDk5NjQ4YjlhMmYxMmQ2MjBmODY1NjdiIiwiQUlLIjoiMzkwMjU3ZWFkMmVlNDhkOWFlMzhlNTY4ZDBhMjZhZDYifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "07/09/2017", "checkOut": "07/10/2017", "lowestPrice": "$69", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"34398653":"BookingCom","54235225":"TravelocityEWS","78914919":"OrbitzEWS","36477449":"Expedia","78348012":"PricelineIB","109250328":"HotelsCom2IB","65716695":"Hotwire"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","dust":{},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
          Write a Review
          Reviews (118)
          Traveler rating
          Traveler type
          Time of year
          Language

          1 - 5 of 118 reviews

          Reviewed 2 days ago

          Stayed at The Waterfront for 3 nites recently, as it was the only hotel around that had a vacancy for all 3 nites......BIG mistake on our part....Spotty internet connection at all times....no longer offers any breakfast....even the promised coffee in the lobby wasn't always available....&...More

          Thank csmurphy55
          Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

          Okay hotel to stay for a couple nights for the price it was, I was not expecting anything more. But the SERVICE that the front desk agent Mahalia provided was excellent! Will definitely consider staying here again.

          Thank hisempress10
          Reviewed May 4, 2017 via mobile

          I often traveled and stayed at waterfront inn while traveling for business a few years back, loved the facility as well as guest services. Apparently call center is not training properly as when I made reservations I was told 24 hour cancellation. Today I cancelled...More

          Thank njynlyf
          Reviewed October 10, 2016

          I didn't expect much, considering this motel was cheaper than most in Mackinaw City, but I was pleasantly surprised, especially in light of some of the reviews I read. The staff was pleasant and I had no issues during my overnight stay. The pool was...More

          Thank MICHAEL H
          Reviewed September 24, 2016

          It was a nice, clean place and great staff. I'll stay again the next time I'm in Mackinaw City. I spent time swimming Lake Huron on their beach. I enjoyed their whirlpool and took a dip in their swimming pool. The room and the facilities...More

          Thank John S
          Clearwater Lakeshore Motel
          947 reviews
          #1 of 39 hotels in Mackinaw City
           
          Clarion Hotel Beachfront
          594 reviews
          #14 of 39 hotels in Mackinaw City
           
          Hamilton Inn Select - Beachfront
          853 reviews
          #20 of 39 hotels in Mackinaw City
           
          Mackinaw Beach and Bay - Inn & Suites
          551 reviews
          #9 of 39 hotels in Mackinaw City
           
          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Room Service
          • Free Internet
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Room Service
          • Breakfast included
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          Details
          • Price range
          • $65 - $184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 88
          • Reservation Options
          • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotwire, Expedia, Travelocity, Priceline, Hotels.com, TripOnline SA and Cancelon so you can book your Waterfront Inn - Mackinaw City reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
          • Location
          • United States >
          • Michigan >
          • Cheboygan County >
          • Mackinaw City
          • Also Known As
          • Waterfront Inn - Mackinaw City Hotel Mackinaw City
          Add Photo Photos
          Traveler (29)
          Room & Suite (11)
          Pool & Beach (2)
          Hotel & Grounds (19)
          Bathroom (4)
          Nearby
          Sponsored by:
          Clarion Hotel Beachfront
          594 reviews
          .17 miles away
           
          Bridge Vista Beach Hotel & Convention Center
          371 reviews
          .10 miles away
           
          Mackinaw Beach and Bay - Inn & Suites
          551 reviews
          .05 miles away
           
          Bridge View Motel & Condos
          49 reviews
          .10 miles away
           
          Quality Inn & Suites Beachfront
          288 reviews
          .08 miles away
           
          Nearby Restaurants
          Key Hole Bar
          786 reviews
          .92 miles away
          Scalawag's Whitefish & Chips
          443 reviews
          .92 miles away
          Pizza Palace
          689 reviews
          .89 miles away
          Mackinaw Pastie & Cookie Co.
          224 reviews
          .59 miles away
          Nearby Attractions
          Shepler's Mackinac Island Ferry
          1,662 reviews
          .91 miles away
          Star Line Mackinac Island Ferry
          975 reviews
          .30 miles away
          Shepler's Lighthouse Cruises
          89 reviews
          .89 miles away
          Animal Tracks
          72 reviews
          .79 miles away
          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          funkifunk
          Do any of the rooms have a stove?
          October 13, 2016|
          Answer Show all 2 answers
          Response from Laura B | Reviewed this property |
          No. There is a microwave in the office area. Rooms only have a fridge.
          0
          Votes
          mischa o
          we came up for years and stayed in the cabin with the porch facing the water stayed 5 yrs in a row and my sister in laws would rent the house in front of ours do you still rent them and have they really gone down that much since the new owners?
          September 22, 2014|
          Answer Show all 2 answers
          Response from Samuel S | Reviewed this property |
          I would not stay there again. Not after the way my wife and I were treated. When a guest has a complaint about someone kicking in your door it should be the top priority of the day, not the last like it was for the hippy... More
          0
          Votes
          Room Tips
          "They all looked like bad rooms to us...."
          Read review
          "Get a room in the 3 story building for a great view"
          Read review
          "You can get rooms with great views of Lake Huron and the magnificent sunrises, but they are also available on..."
          Read review
          "Water view with balcony"
          Read review
          Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
          Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing