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Econo Lodge

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712 S. Huron, Mackinaw City, MI 49701
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Grand Rapids, MI
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

While I would likely stay at the Mackinaw City Econo Lodge again, it would only be because of the price. This motel is generally comfortable, but it is dated - needs remodeling and minor repairs. The staff were friendly; didn't have time for the provided breakfast. Overall not a negative stay, just not indulged.

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Gwinn, Michigan
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13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

rooms have been partially updated could use improvement and updating in bathrooms. air conditioner in room 125 could use maintenance or replacement.more attention needed on cleaning bath room floors. management was congenial and able to work on problems as needed.Remember this is an economy lodging.I find it more than adequate foe a nites rest at the price.

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Holland, Michigan
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8 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here over the 4th of July and it was crazy busy. Our room met out expectations for what we paid. No frills, just two queen beds, mini fridge and a bathroom. Room looked as though it had not been vacuumed and there were no fitted sheets on the bed. Location was great, giving great access to the water... More 

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West Rutland
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20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location of this hotel is perfect. Near everything, and right across the street from the ferry to Mackinaw Island. The cottages look good and roomy. The hotel rooms are small and not arranged well. The mini-fridge is under the sink, which makes it impossible to stand normally at the sink. The shower head is low, slightly under my chin.... More 

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Hastings, Michigan
2 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Recently remodeled, but it didn't help much. Shoddy housekeeping-I had to get clean towels myself. The manager was not personable or helpful-the Wi-Fi NEVER did work, despite their claims it did. Overall condition of the property was shoddy-discarded building materials strewn about and such. Very run-down looking-rest of the staff was mediocre, at best. Giving it a "C-" at best... More 

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Appleton, Wisconsin
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

$125. per night --- Where is housekeeping? hot tub water not heated. no microwave in room, we will not return here. breakfast across street was good though monotonous. aside: mackinaw city is pretty with lots of interesting history, beautiful scenery.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

Its really to bad the two story family cabins are nice and cozy.. but the front desk and maid service is awful.. came back to our cabin two days in a row to a unlocked cabin due to maids not locking up behind them.. guy at the front desk says i dont lock my own door at home there is... More 

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Alpena, Michigan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

The waterpark and breakfast was our draw to the hotel-the cabins look very nice. We had two side by side rooms and one definitely had more renovation than the other. By 9:30am the breakfast area-which is in a hotel that share the parking lot-was very messy and not being restocked (it's done at 10 but had been eaten through and... More 

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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

The cabins are absolutely beautiful, it's clear they were recently refurbished the staff was really friendly and welcoming especially Mahalia, can't wait to return in the summer to use that awesome outdoor pool.

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East Lansing, Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015

Stayed in the motel section behind the cabins, and the room was actually not bad, it looks like it had been recently renovated. The room was clean, and the bathroom is big. The first floor rooms have a balcony/patio you can sit out on which is nice. Also within walking distance to town and the lake. Don't let the website... More 

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David W, General Manager at Econo Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write an honest review of our property. You are correct in having stated our rooms have been recently renovated and will continue to improve our property. Guest feedback is one of the most important sources of improvement to our company. I do apologize if you witnessed other guests being treated rude. This will... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Pool
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Econo Lodge

Address: 712 S. Huron, Mackinaw City, MI 49701
Location: United States > Michigan > Cheboygan County > Mackinaw City
Price Range: $67 - $249 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 68
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Also Known As:
Mackinaw City Econo Lodge
Econo Lodge Mackinaw City
Econolodge Mackinaw City
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