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Old Harbor Inn

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Horrible, atrocious, abysmal, deplorable customer service. Have stayed here several times. The location is fantastic, you cannot beat it. The rooms are a bit outdated, but that's not why I am so unhappy with my most recent stay. I never had an issue in the past, but learned that if you have one they really will not do anything to... More 

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Royal Oak, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved the beds they were very comfortable. Nice to be on river and short walk to pier and south beach for watching the sunset on lake MI. It is expensive though and being there in middle of the week made parking easier. The front desk was always very helpful. They recommended Taste restaurant which Id recommend also. Liked the Islander... More 

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Westlake, Ohio
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is right along the harbor and close to downtown and had a nice view from our room of the harbor, but there was no place to sit and enjoy the view. You pay for a nice view from your room but that part of the harbor is private property. The hotel staff was never at the front desk... More 

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Chatham, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel is in the heart of South Haven right on water facing the marina and Black River. Municipal parking is close by and this is where we parked for our time there. The lighthouse is a short walk along the boardwalk and the downtown restaurants and stores are all easily accessible within a couple of blocks. We found different restaurant... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Inn is conveniently located in the heart of downtown and only a 15 minute walk to the lighthouse/beach. There are plenty of restaurants within a few minutes walk and casual waterfront dining within steps. We stayed in Room #4 which is categorized as a Downtown View. Room #4 must be in queue for a remodel because it was unimpressive,... More 

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Lake Zurich, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

The rooms were spotless, the front desk was kind and helpful, and there are not screens on the windows that DON'T lock. We had a lovely stay in room 26, which is right above the wine bar. We never heard any noise from them. Friends stayed in room 1, which is the "econo" and located on the first floor. They... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

I was disappointed to have booked my stay online in January and then arrive in July to a room I can only describe as "90's Lighthouse Nightmare". Seriously, there was lighthouse wallpaper covering every square inch of the room. And a lighthouse border. And lighthouse switch covers. And lighthouse pictures. And a lighthouse shower curtain. And lighthouse pillows. And a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed in room 31 which is a corner room overlooking the Black River. We were pleasantly surprised with our room! We usually rent a condo. This room definitely works for a few days stay. It has a kitchenette which is helpful. The only complaint would be a slow moving drain in the bathtub. Would definitely come... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

This location was perfect! We had a city view room that accommodated our family of 4. We were able to walk everywhere we needed to go. Our bed was very comfortable and our kids had a pull out that worked great! We will most definitely be staying here the next time we visit SoHa!!

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Lake Orion, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

Great room. We booked a Harbor Deluxe and really enjoyed sitting outside at night overlooking the harbor and boat activity. Room was exceptional with everything we needed. We got a bottle of wine to sit outside overlooking the harbor. Staff was friendly and professional. Close to downtown with shopping and restaurants.

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Amenities

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  • Free Internet
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Old Harbor Inn is the only lodging property on the waterfront in downtown South Haven. Explore all of South Haven’s attractions, dining, wine tasting,shopping beaches, entertainment venues, parks and more all walking distance. Harbor View rooms have private balconies perched high above the water, with stunning panoramic views. Or choose the value minded Downtown View and Harbor Landing rooms. Also Deluxe Suites with fireplaces and Jacuzzi’s, and some with two bedrooms. At Old Harbor Inn, the views, the attractions, the fun, are all outside your door. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Old Harbor Inn

Address: 515 Williams St, South Haven, MI 49090-2513
Location: United States > Michigan > Van Buren County > South Haven
Price Range: $130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 44
Also Known As:
Old Harbor Hotel South Haven
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