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    Rainbow Motel

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    602 South Huron Avenue, Mackinaw City, MI 49701
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    Overview
    • Excellent50%
    • Very good33%
    • Average13%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    Reviewed August 22, 2017

    an old style motel with the old drive up to the door, but the room was clean, comfortable and had a 2 person in room whirlpool! The staff is the BEST, very friendly. The pool was one of the cleanest we have used. We had...More

    Thank TomTrip13
    Reviewed August 21, 2017 via mobile

    Booked the room based on reviews from here. Decided on a room with "limited floor space" as I was flying solo this trip. When I arrived I discovered how cute the place was, nice little park like setting. Check in was very smooth and the...More

    1  Thank lyttleone1997
    Reviewed August 20, 2017

    One of the few motels that is still locally owned. Very clean,& can walk to businesses. Does not offer breakfast , coffee & tea is available in office. Parking spaces are wider than some places we have stayed.

    Thank Marvin E
    Reviewed August 14, 2017

    The motel is located right across the street from the Best Western that was going for $200 MORE a night. It was very clean, new windows, private parking space, large indoor pool. PROs- LOCATION ; price; single story; mini fridge and microwave in room CONs...More

    1  Thank Mssnash
    Reviewed August 13, 2017

    Pros: Clean, attractive and well maintained. Very friendly and attentive front desk staff. Easy walk to all of Mackinaw City's businesses and attractions. Large indoor pool with adjoining outdoor deck and hot tub. Cons: This is an old style, 1950s-'60s motel. Our bathroom was TINY....More

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
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    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Pool
    • Hot Tub
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
    • Casino and Gambling
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    • #3 Family Hotel in Mackinaw City
    • #6 Romantic Hotel in Mackinaw City
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 29
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    • Cheboygan County >
    • Mackinaw City
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    Lesly S
    May 2, 2017|
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    Response from Jazseven | Reviewed this property |
    The beds are newer mattresses and are comfortable! I'm super picky about my pillow firmness so next time I will bring my own. This is such a hidden gem! Staff was so polite and helpful! This is the cleanest hotel/motel I... More
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    April 23, 2017|
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    Response from tymetraveler222 | Reviewed this property |
    It depends one the size of the room, per beds. And time of year...season. Very reasonable pre/post season. 40 for most rooms. very basic motel. Very clean and well kept. Much higher during the summer season.
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    Cynthia S
    January 21, 2017|
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    Response from tymetraveler222 | Reviewed this property |
    They open around the 3rd week in May and close in mid to 3rd week in October.
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    "Room 106 is the best."
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    "walking distance of donwtown area and across from Star ferry line"
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    "bring your own pillow, some rooms only have a small shower stall; others have a tub with low shower head"
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    "we ask for end rooms & have wider parking for our long pick up"
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