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Waterfront Inn - Mackinaw City

1009 South Huron Avenue, P.O. Box 302, Mackinaw City, MI 49701
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Ashburn, Virginia
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8 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived expecting a lovely waterfront hotel and instead found a filthy room with bugs, no parking, and no WI-FI. The website promises free breakfast, free WI-FI and a water park. The water park is a small pool(picture a large bathtub), the breakfast is only if you book through Expedia(you get a roll and coffee), and there is no WI-FI... More 

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West Hartford, Connecticut
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5 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

There is no free breakfast! We were told that you only got free breakfast if you booked through Expedia. There is no wi fi! Room was dirty. Other guests threw trash all over the beach and on our balcony. (See pictures).

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O'Fallon, Missouri
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The following things did not work in room 459: phone, television, Wi Fi, air conditioning. A refrigerator was sitting on a green plastic lawn chair. We were supposed to have breakfast provided. There was coffee in the lobby and a microwave. , no breakfast. The lobby had a very musty smell. Our room was dirty. Neither my husband nor I... More 

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Grandville, Michigan
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very disappointed with our stay here. The only highlight was the free waterpark access (at a hotel 2 doors down) that came with booking through the Mackinaw City Chamber of Commerce site. Room was very rundown, shower had missing tiles. Wifi did not work at all. Breakfast was not "free" as advertised, but rather a "buy one get one free"... More 

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Thank Laura B
Roseville, Michigan
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family stayed at this location about 5 years ago and love it! For the money it WAS a nice CLEAN place with a CLEAN beautiful waterfront view. NOW , I can’t tell you how disappointed I was the Waterfront Inn. The room had a very FOUL smell, Cobweb’s in the bathroom along the baseboard of the floor, Inside the... More 

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Thank 127rockyr
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed 2 days here. It was a nice hotel. The staff was very helpful. We loved having a balcony facing the water. This is not a 5 star hotel but for the price it was awesome! We had free access to any of the water parks around! The pool and hot tub were really nice!

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Thank conniejackson14
Pretoria, South Africa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

OK, so it was the start of the season, but it is still no excuse if you charge people good money. Firstly, the room was dirty, as in your feet got black dirty, cobwebs all over and the window is so dirty on the ourside you can't see through it. The TV made a noise, the place was noisy. There... More 

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Dearborn, Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

I stayed two nights Oct 9 & 10th, 2015, for what we paid, it was fine. Our rooms were on the one floor unit. WiFi not a strong signal, faded in and out. Some of the outlets in the room need replacing,our chargers wouldn't stay in tight, phone didn't work, but didn't need it, no hair dryer; small frig /microwave;beds... More 

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2015

Pay a little more money and stay elsewhere! We used to stay here when it was the Chippewa Inn and it was a decent affordable place. This is no longer true. The front desk staff was not friendly or helpful and did not offer any information or tell us about any supposed amenities. The room was very old and questionably... More 

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Alger
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015 via mobile

The room reeked of room deodorizer. The mattress was old, thin and lumpy, bathroom floor had dirt and water on it. This was supposed to be a waterfront room but window was so dirty you couldn't see out. Rate was $149! We tried to cancel but they refused.

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Waterfront Inn - Mackinaw City

Address: 1009 South Huron Avenue, P.O. Box 302, Mackinaw City, MI 49701
Location: United States > Michigan > Cheboygan County > Mackinaw City
Price Range: $72 - $165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Waterfront Inn - Mackinaw City 2*
Number of rooms: 88
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