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Dunes Waterfront Resort

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

A clean place but outdated. Seriously felt like we were back in the 80s. The pool is on the top floor which is weird and the deepest point is 3 ft and 10 inches. A little nerve wracking that you have a sign that says they count each and every towel that goes in and out of the room. The... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

We got a lake view room with a balcony. It was nice, but nothing too great. The carpet seemed clean, the room was clean. The pool was awesome but unfortunately we didn't discover that until we were about to leave. :-( It was big and shallow- perfect for kids. I think they should offer breakfast for the prices they charge... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016

We enjoyed our stay at this hotel. Rooms were clean and beds were comfy. The rooms come with a small fridge but no microwave. We had a ground level floor which allowed us to open our sliders, sit outside, have a picnic dinner, and watch sunset each night. The ground floor location was also perfect for our kids to go... More 

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Hartland, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

We had a lake side balcony with a Jacuzzi- the view over silver lake was very nice. The place was very clean. They have a nice pool. The doors are nice that you don't hear slamming doors all over the place.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

Seems to be under new management? Witnessed staff being talked down to by a man who appeared to be in charge? We have been staying here for several years and we will not be back this is not how you treat your employees. Environment felt very unwelcoming and the manager kept patrolling the lot and hovering in the lobby. Made... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

My family and I stayed here and really enjoyed ourselves. My rooms were very comfortable and clean. I had adjoining rooms for me and my girls. The staff was very polite and attentive. Will definitely stay here again.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016

My husband and I stayed here while visiting family in the area for 4 nights. The first night, we were put in a room that had an adjoining door to the room next door in it. The people in the room next to us had a baby who cried most of the night, so we didn't get much sleep. The... More 

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S P, Owner at Dunes Waterfront Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We always appreciate being made aware of a situation in time to make a correction. Thank you for staying at the Dunes Waterfront Resort and we hope to see you again. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2016

The spacious lake-front rooms are situated direct center of the lake and the ominous dunes in the distance. Walk to many restaurants and other specialty shops. Private beach and docks also a big plus to swim/tan. Big Sable Lighthouse just south a few clicks.

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Renee B, Manager at Dunes Waterfront Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. There is much to see and explore in Silver Lake and we appreciate that you chose the Dunes Waterfront Resort as your home base during your visit! More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2015

I called this the "No" hotel. I never saw so many signs telling you what not to do. No parking. No skateboarding. No dogs. No smoking outside on porch. No missing towels or we'll charge you. I expected to see 'no breathing' or 'no having fun.' No wifi service in rooms - lobby or outside only. Ground floor room damp... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2015

I stayed here for 2 days In September with one of my friends. We had a Double Queen lake side. It was an average room but it had a beautiful view from the patio. The room was clean and comfy. There were some minor upgrades done and the room did have a mini fridge which was nice. There was a... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Four story hotel overlooking Silver Lake and the Silver Lake Sand Dunes. Located in the center of town and close to area restaurants and attractions. Only accommodations in Silver Lake that provide a fire alarm system and sprinkler system for your comfort and safety. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dunes Waterfront Resort

Address: 1180 N Shore Dr, Silver Lake, Mears, MI 49436-9203
Location: United States > Michigan > Oceana County > Mears
Number of rooms: 74
Also Known As:
Dunes Waterfront Hotel Mears
Dunes Waterfront Resort Michigan/Mears
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