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Kewadin Shores Casino and Hotel
Ranked #23 of 29 Hotels in Saint Ignace
Reviewed May 7, 2012

Room was great, nice and comfortable. But casino was very tight and staff not very nice. We spent over 200.00 in less then 20 minutes and won nothing. Didnt see no big jackpots and people crabby and rude.

  • Stayed: July 2011, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed May 3, 2012

This past weekend my wife and I drove up to the Kewadin Shores Hotel and Casino, it's the first time we have been there since they opened the new casino. The casino is a bit small but it was very good to both of us as far as winning. The hotel is clean and comfortable and we had a very nice view of the lake. We tried the buffet on Saturday and were pleasantly surprised with the quality of the food, the crab legs were large and plentiful. Breakfast the next morning was also very good. All in all it was a very nice weekend. I would highly recommend the Kewadin Shores for a quick get away.

  • Stayed: April 2012, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed May 3, 2012

We decided to get away to Mackinaw City for a couple of days, upon checking out of our hotel we decided to stay an extra day. We chose to stay at the Kewadin Casino & Hotel; we have gone to the casino many times but never stayed in the hotel. We called the hotel and made our reservation. Upon arriving at the Kewadin Hotel, we were promptly checked in (earlier than the posted check in time), and the clerk upgraded us to a lake view room at no additional charge. The cost of the room was $69.00 but we each received $10.00 in credits to be used in the Casino, so the room only cost $49.00. What a great deal, the beds were very comfortable, large TV with a large selection of cable channels, and a comfortable chair for reading. If you want a quiet hotel off the main drag, it has, two restaurants, one sports bars and one lounge, all very reasonably priced. You never have to leave the property; I guess that is the goal of a casino. We will be returning later this year.

  • Stayed: May 2012, traveled with friends
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Reviewed April 11, 2012

Just needed to comment, I have already written reviews on the hotel & casino, I am just bothered by the pictures they have posted. The first 6 are not of this hotel/casino. The rest of them I believe are, although the room one with the adjoining room open does not look like it could be unless they have suites which if they do, I am unaware of it.
I would not want a patron to visit this place thinking the first few pictures are of the property because that could be very misleading.
After traveling there this past November 2011 & encountering an awful snow storm on the way, we did have a great time. We have a weekend planned the end of May, our usualy get-away. Also one for August & September. Hoping the slots are a little more "giving". I will let you all know.

  • Stayed: November 2011, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed January 2, 2012

We stayed here two nights at the end of December. Staff is friendly. Rooms are nicely decorated and roomy. The bathroom was spacious and the beds were comfortable. With the Northern Rewards discount, the room rate for midweek was under $60. We also were given $10 per person per day for free play. Can't say my husband or I won much at the casino, though. That was disappointing. Wish they had mini fridges in the room.

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  • Stayed: December 2011, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed October 31, 2011

This is a very convenient hotel, as it is connected to the casino. The room was clean.Beds were ok, but not as comfortable as others we stayed in on this UP trip.

  • Stayed: October 2011, traveled with friends
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Reviewed October 4, 2011

We stay usually 2 times a year, usually mid-May & early October. We have been coming here since they opened 5 yrs ago. We have never had a problem with the staff. Front desk, restaurant & other staff members are polite. Sometimes the Northern Rewards desk has a long line, they could use a little help moving customers through & we have encounter one elderly woman who is not very friendly, when asking if we have any food comps, you would think she was giving you food coupons out of her pocketbook but that is the only one & we try to stay clear of her.
The rooms are clean & if you get one on the lake side, it's a nice view.
The restaurant food is good but we noticed this past visit that the dinner buffet price jumped from around $18.00 to $24 per person. I don't know aobut you but we thought that was a big increase over 5 months. We ordered dinner off the menu, I had a chicken sesame salad & my husband had lasagna..it was very good & was about what 1 buffet dinner would have cost, tip included. The breakfast buffet increased by .50, not bad & it is good with lots of choices. The deli is good, we usually eat lunch or a late snack there.
We play slots only & they are not as generous as previous years. Seems every year we come out loosing more & more. It's nice to win a little to keep on playing but that doesn't seeem to be the case lately.
That's when we head to the outside deck, pool or exercise room. All clean & a nice for a break from gambling if you don't want to leave the property.
One complaint is that we usually book rooms 5 months ahead. They seem to have alot of bus tours & since it is a small hotel, the rooms fill up fast. I guess that is a complaint that nothing can be done & it shows that it is a nice place if they book quickly. Maybe they can add to the property sometime. The sister hotel they have is a big dissappointment. We stayed there once & it was smelly, dark, & old so don't stay there. We were not impressed with the condition of the Lakefront Inn.

And the reason we like to stay there is to be able to play when we want without having to drive there & leave..We arrive, park the car & don't leave until we check out.

  • Stayed: October 2011, traveled as a couple
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Address: 3015 Mackinac Trl, Saint Ignace, MI 49781-9758
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Location: United States > Michigan > Upper Peninsula > Mackinac County > Saint Ignace
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Casino and Gambling Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#5 Casino Hotel in Saint Ignace
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Saint Ignace
Price Range: $65 - $173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Kewadin Shores Casino and Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 81
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Kewadin Shores St. Ignace Casino Hotel is located on the scenic shores of Lake Huron. This 81-room property offers slots, table games, poker, dining, live entertainment an indoor heated pool and free wifi. The hotel also has an onsite RV park. Be it for business or pleasure, when you stay at the St. Ignace Hotel you’ll find just what you’re looking for. Book now and enjoy your stay. ... more   less 
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