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Magnuson Country Inn
Ranked #1 of 3 Hotels in Ishpeming
Reviewed August 26, 2012

stayed here after a trip in minnesota. it was late and we wanted some rest. the whole thing was nice except there was a bat in our room. we knocked it out of the window and didnt tell the staff. O well

  • Stayed: September 2011, traveled with friends
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CountryVillage49849, Owner at Magnuson Country Inn, responded to this reviewResponded October 5, 2012

Thanks for the review and sorry about the bat... :-) Hope to see you again soon.

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Reviewed August 22, 2012

The check in/out process was easy. The desk staff answered questions and were helpful. The property itself was clean. The room was spotless. The pool area was clean. We received free coupons for breakfast next door. The only issue we had was lack of refrigerators in the rooms. For travelers that would be helpful.Other than that we were pleased with our 2 night stay here.

  • Stayed: August 2012, traveled with family
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Thank saustin
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CountryVillage49849, Owner at Magnuson Country Inn, responded to this reviewResponded October 5, 2012

Thanks for the great review. Hope to see you soon!

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Reviewed July 19, 2012

Friendly staff, Nice room. We liked having a sink outside of the bathroom. Clean, well kept property. I thought it a little pricier than it should have been, but over all, a nice place to stay.

  • Stayed: July 2012, traveled with family
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Thank Ted A
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CountryVillage49849, Owner at Magnuson Country Inn, responded to this reviewResponded October 5, 2012

Thanks for the kind words and hope to see you soon!

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Reviewed June 15, 2012

I have stayed here a number of times on business, never had a problem. Beds are comfortable, clean and spacious room, great houskeeping staff. Front desk was very nice, breakfast is at resturant next door, far better then the usual donut and coffee and free. Close to several resturants within walking distance, one has a micro brewery.

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  • Stayed: June 2012, traveled on business
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Thank Muldoon56
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CountryVillage49849, Owner at Magnuson Country Inn, responded to this reviewResponded October 5, 2012

Thanks for the kind words and hope to see you soon!

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Reviewed May 31, 2012

Stayed here in mid March during the week when it got into the 80's up here, unusually rare this time of the year. It is within walking distance to a nice cafe in which they offer a free continental breakfast voucher, grocery store, Mcdonalds, a bowling alley and a nice brewery. The beds we slept in were actually really comfortable too I had no problem sleeping at night. Although, I am used to staying in economy hotels but we had a deal at this one. I would definitely stay here again if I'm in the area, but probably would not pay full price for it.

  • Stayed: March 2012, traveled with friends
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Thank RyanL10
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CountryVillage49849, Owner at Magnuson Country Inn, responded to this reviewResponded October 5, 2012

Thanks for the kind words and hope to see you soon!

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Reviewed May 7, 2012

Despite good customer service at the front desk, a painless check in/check out procedure, and some coupons for the local businesses, we will not be staying at this hotel again, because it all comes down to one thing: Comfort.

This place had the most uncomfortable beds I've ever slept in. Hard, yet unsupported, a night in these beds would give you all manner of stiffness and aches and pains once you hit the morning. My wife actually had to move to the couch, she found the beds so hard to sleep in. The pillows are oddly small, yet thick and firm, and even one was too large to sleep on comfortably.

The bathroom was in sort of shoddy repair, the shower didn't work terribly well, and had a tendency to leak onto the floor regardless of what you did with the shower curtain.

We got a good deal on the place, and the rest of it seemed nice enough, but those beds were enough to guarantee that we'll never be spending another night here.

Room Tip: Avoid being booked into room 103. It appears to be the handicap accessible room, and none of the fi...
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  • Stayed: May 2012, traveled as a couple
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CountryVillage49849, Owner at Magnuson Country Inn, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2012

Sorry to hear you had a poor experience. We do strive for guest satisfaction and are constantly improving and updating our rooms. Thanks for the review.

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Reviewed April 4, 2012

I have stayed here back in 05 I think, for a few months while I was working up there and got to know some of the staff at the hotel and made some good friends at the hotel and at the bowling alley. I go back about once a year and this year it was in march and it was still the same great place it always was. Had a lot of good memories here. I have nothing bad to say about this place but the one girl that was working the desk the one day was kinda rude but other than that its a real nice place to stay.

  • Stayed: March 2012
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CountryVillage49849, Owner at Magnuson Country Inn, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2012

Thank you, we are glad you enjoyed it here. Come back soon.

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Address: 850 US Highway 41 W, Ishpeming, MI 49849-3181
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Location: United States > Michigan > Upper Peninsula > Ishpeming
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Ranked #1 of 3 Hotels in Ishpeming
Price Range: $102 - $142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Magnuson Country Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 59
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Best Western Ishpeming
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