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    Colonial Inn

    210 Artesian Ave, Harbor Springs, MI 49740-9405
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    Apr 9 Apr 10
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Excellent29%
    • Very good40%
    • Average15%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    All reviews french doors quiet neighborhood gas fireplace large closet the main house hardwood floors remodeled rooms historic property close to town youngest son soccer tournament make your own waffles stayed longer summer cereal tim unit roomy traverse
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We wanted to stay at a nice and romantic get-a-way and the Colonial Inn lived up to our expectations. Very comfortable bed and pillows. Big bathroom. Lots of Very good restaurants close by. The breakfast didn't quite live up to the reviews and could have...More

    Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

    Over the last few years, I have visited the colonial Inn many times. Over the visits I have learned of the owners, the Browns. They had owned the hotel since 1968. Tim, was the owner, a pilot, and a great author. I loved his book...More

    Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

    Our room was clean and our beds were comfortable. Although our room was clean, there were some visible webs in the corners and in the little nooks and crannies. Our room came with a serious sauna which we would have loved to try had we...More

    Reviewed 29 October 2016

    We were in the newly renovated part of the property. This meant not quite finished in my mind. The walls separating us from the next room we could hear talking, tv, snoring, everything. The closet was finished in raw wood, i think, and all in...More

    Reviewed 24 October 2016

    The room was exactly as pictured, but in order to get ice we had to go to the main building. Parking was less than adequate. Housekeeping never came to clean our room, so we had to call for more towels. A coffee pot in the...More

    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Pool
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    Room & Suite (9)
    Pool & Beach (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (24)
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Can you walk to the water or to a hiking trail?
    29 March 2017|
    Response from Larry M | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, the water is a block or so away. Plenty of sidewalks. We did not look for a hiking trail.
    Jeannie S
    Who is the artist that is featured throughout the hotel? I believe it is a female artist. There were paintings of homes displaying flags such as the USA, U of M and IU flags. Would love to contact her for a possible commission piece.
    10 January 2017|
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    Response from Dennis C | Reviewed this property |
    They were the work of the wife of the owner. The husband, wife, and one son were killed in an aircraft accident last fall. The wife's name was Trisha Brown.
    Timothy B
    Are they continuing to remodel this place? One reviewer said they were adding hot tubs to several rooms, is this true?
    6 October 2015|
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    Response from Timmy P | Reviewed this property |
    When I was their the entire east building was torn up. The manager said they were adding twelve of them. She said the owner takes personal pride in the hotel and has been doing nonstop renovation for the past 5 years. I hope... More
    Room Tips
    "Try to get and end of the line room so you don't have to hear the room next door."
    MurJD, 5 months agoRead review
    "No views anywhere we saw"
    Joanne R, 5 months agoRead review
    "We were across the street from the inn, near the pool. It was very quiet and had a nice table and chairs on..."
    alleynep2016, 5 months agoRead review
    "We had a room in the seperate building from the main building. So quiet you could hear a pin drop."
    William S, 6 months agoRead review
    "Chose a room on the upper floor of the building with Balconies, because the balcony doors are very hard to..."
    Haystacks-Brand, 6 months agoRead review
    "The room was located in main building."
    frz416, 6 months agoRead review
    "All rooms very nice. We had #18."
    Rosedave90, 7 months agoRead review
    "Ask for a newly remodeled room with a balcony."
    Jill B, 7 months agoRead review
    "Early June trip, local business not open. Be prepared to travel a distance for food."
    Alli E, 9 months agoRead review
    "Next year they are adding Jacuzzis to several rooms, make sure to book one. When I come back next fall, I am..."
    Timmy P, over a year agoRead review
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