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South Haven, MI
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Nice but small for 2 couples... bathroom had a broken lock. Breakfast - coffee, juices, muffins... good. A/C, nice parking spaces, refrigerator (should have requested to have it turned on prior to our arrival), microwave... nice for one-night travelers.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We travel to Traverse City for a long weekend every year in August along with a few short trips to visit with my aging grandmother. Needless to say, we have stayed in alot of hotels in the area. We will be staying at Sierra from now on. Great family owned and operated motel with the best prices in town. Rooms... More 

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Bloomington, Indiana
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7 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The motel was a nice clean place to stay. Our room was a large room with 2 queen beds. It had a refrigerator and microwave. The owners and staff were very friendly. Had outdoor seating to enjoy outside from your room. Also in front of the motel. Sierra is also one level which was nice as well.

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constanza d, Owner at Sierra Motel, responded to this review

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Traverse City, Michigan
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Sierra is a very old time family owned place, but they are fanatical in their cleaning and make their guests comfortable. It was quiet when we were there; the shower head was a little rough as I couldn't get my head under it and had to lift it to use it, other than that no complaints.

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Marion, Indiana
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Needed a quick room and didn't want to pay the summer beach prices. Old school still rocks! Very clean room, Internet,air conditioner. Extremely nice young man checked us in. I would definitely come back. Thank you Sierra.

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15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We decided a few days before the weekend that we wanted to go to traverse city. It was difficult to find any place with vacancies, and I found this hotel on Google. It looked nice and had good reviews so we decided to try it. It ended up being a great place to stay and the staff was always very... More 

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16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Sierra Motel was a great one night stay for our group of four. Before we booked this motel, the owner was great about answering our questions via email. The owner was super friendly when we checked in. She even allowed us to come behind the counter to use her computer to print our boarding passes. The rooms were very... More 

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London, Canada
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11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for two nights while on a motorcycle tour of the area. The owner is extremely nice and accommodating. The room was very clean, without a trace of the musty smell that is often found in motel rooms. Small muffins, coffee and "Sunny D" drinks are included in the room cost, enough food to sustain a hungry traveler... More 

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Charlevoix, Michigan
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95 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have ridden by this motel many times, however, had never heard anything about the place. I had an opportunity to spend one night there and I will, no doubt, be recommending it to anyone in need of a clean inexpensive motel in Traverse City. The rooms were exceptionally clean and even though we were in what was referred to... More 

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Seymour, Indiana
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12 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great hospitality. Great location. This hotel was as clean as we have ever stayed in. We could not be more pleased. Connie was a great host. She allowed us to take a peak in a room before we booked. She was very attentive to our needs and you could tell she takes great pride in making sure that her guests... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Sierra Motel

Address: 230 Munson Ave, Traverse City, MI 49686-3039
Location: United States > Michigan > Grand Traverse County > Traverse City
Price Range: $87 - $213 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 20
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