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We’re a seasonal inn located in the upper peninsula of Michigan across the street from Lake Michigan. We’re open from April 1st through November 30th.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Delta County Airport45 mi
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All reviews the owner a lovely stay previous owners comfortable beds home base friendly hosts thanks mike great sense of humor anniversary trip repeat guests i can't say enough about how many times over the years vintage cars great conversation made us feel at home only place i will stay keep coming back
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I stayed one night on a monthly trip from lower Michigan to Wisconsin. The room was immaculate and the bed was the most comfortable I have slept on! I woke up rested and ready to tackle the road. The new owner, Mike, and his pups...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Xena715
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My son and I came up for deer season and this worked great for us. The host is fantastic and the room was clean and comfortable. If you want a clean and comfortable room at a great rate, this is the place.

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank updeercamp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I chose the Colonial Motel because it was pet friendly and I must say I am so happy I did! I stayed in a Queen room with knotty pine walls which felt very North Woodsy. Very comfortable, clean and inviting. The owner was such a...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husaband and I went an a fall road trip and spent one night here. Not many places you stay now days that you get an actual key! Owner was very nice accommodating and helpful. He promised us a clean warm comfortable room and he...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Excursion37089016379
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We came up to Manistique to see family and chose this hotel due to the reviews. The motel and the owner did not disappoint. Mike is a very friendly and hospitable owner and his motel was warm and inviting. Rooms was very large, clean and...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank disney521
Response from phelan708, Owner at Colonial MotelResponded 5 weeks ago

Stephanie, Thank you so much for your kind words and excellent review. I’m glad we could provide you with comfort and hospitality while visiting your family. We’re so glad to have earned your business. Mike

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"The kitchenette is very convenient."
Sep 19, 2018
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"Great value, super clean"
Sep 13, 2018
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"Don't stay in room 20"
Sep 2, 2018
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"Ask the owner, as he was very helpful when I asked about the different available rooms."
Aug 20, 2018
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United StatesMichiganUpper PeninsulaManistique
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