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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

Okay I confess I love the Gordon Beach Inn I bought it in 1987 when it was a wreck and I remodeled it with a partner however we didn't quite see eye-to-eye and after a few years I sold it to him he lost it to the bank and the new owner that has it now bought it at an... More 

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Spencer, Tennessee
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

Bare necessity bed and bath, Clean and friendly. Thin walls. Close to relaxing beach access. Extremely great price compared to other lodging venues in the area. I would stay again to avoid over inflated costs. Fantastic old tub that maintains water temperature much better than modern tubs.

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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Stayed last min memorial weekend.The room was old with a scratched up tub, nasty lamp shade and 80s tv.(like other reviews) the bar area was nice looking and smelled great but the rooms are terrible.You can update an old building and still keep that old style.Coffee not made till 8;00 so I had to drive to mcds for coffee.You can... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015 via mobile

The room was very basic but mostly clean. Bring your own toiletries including hair dryer and shampoo. And even though it's listed is a "bed and breakfast" breakfast costs another $12 per person and is served at the sister Inn up the road. We probably won't be back.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

We recently spent two nights here. The inn is reminiscent of a bygone era. The woodwork is absolutely beautiful. The general area of Union Pier reminds me of the '60s and 70s vacations of my childhood. Fun to see old cabins and inns. Unfortunately, the big thing lacking here was service. When we arrived, there was a very nice woman... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015 via mobile

Not enjoyable at all!!! Overpriced, whirlpool tub was dirty, very dusty, old piping very loud! Drunk people next to us, you can't call anyone because no one's there. Restaurant looked good, but wait staff were not friendly, so we didn't try it. Pass on this one!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

I felt like I was stepping back in time when I entered this lovely old gem of a hotel. The rooms are very basic but clean. The beds might be a little more comfortable and tne windows could use modernization, but everything feels authentic to the early 20th century. (They do provide a small 1990s-era TV in the old wardrobe,... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Stayed here when the sister property was booked. The best thing going for it is the help, everyone was friendly and helpful, beyond that we were disappointed. For one thing it's dirty....the entrance was littered with cigarette butts, the carpet was filthy, the floors unswept and so on. A historic place showing its age can be charming, neglect and filth... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

We stayed at the Gordon Beach Inn to attend a wedding at Lakeside Inn (they are jointly owned). We needed 3 rooms at Lakeside and they were already booked so it was suggested that we stay at Gordon beach Inn. I was a little hesitant to stay there but am glad that we did. We needed 3 rooms for 5... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The building is historic but clean. The rooms are on the small side, but comfortable. There are rocking chairs on the front porch and benches in the large back yard. The private beach on Lake Michigan is just a short walk away. It's a lovely sand beach, great for swimming, running and sunning. The sunsets are great and if it's... More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Gordon Beach Inn

Address: 16220 Lakeshore Rd, Union Pier, MI 49129-9329
Location: United States > Michigan > Berrien County > Union Pier
Number of rooms: 9
Also Known As:
Gordon Beach Hotel Union Pier
Gordon Beach Inn Union Pier, Michigan
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