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Magnuson Franklin Square Inn

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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good38%
  • Average24%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“top floor”(10 reviews)
“free breakfast”(15 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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2.5 Star Hotel
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Offers & Announcements: 15% off room rate
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Was put up here for two nights while interviewing at the university. Hotel restaurant was great for breakfast and dinner. Enjoyed sitting at the bar in the evenings. Drinks are very reasonable and a free drink is included with each night's stay. Room was comfortable,...More

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Reviewed 14 September 2017

Houghton is bustling waterfront college town...with lots of history. Pet friendly options are limited downtown...this hotel is friendly. We had a nice view from a 5th floor room. Don't usually like hotels where an elevator is involved but his worked fine. Biggest complaint was there...More

Thank RobertSL1234
Response from Gary L, Owner at Magnuson Franklin Square InnResponded 18 September 2017

Thank you, Robert! Glad you had such a great stay at our place! We appreciate your feedback and want you to know that we are currently installing granite counter tops and new fixtures in all the rooms! Happy you enjoyed your meal and that our...More

Reviewed 6 January 2018

Nice basic room. Clean Comfortable beds. Surprisingly good shower. Located downtown. Breakfast and a few drinks are included with the price of the room. The rooms are suites with the connecting doors- but that means the rooms ar a bit noisy- nothing terrible. The room...More

Thank Deanna Gasparot... K
Response from Gary L, Owner at Magnuson Franklin Square InnResponded 8 January 2018

Thank you, Deanna! So glad you enjoyed your stay. Not all rooms have connecting doors. Happy the shower and the restaurant impressed you so much and we hope you'll be back for another wonderful visit soon. Best, The Franklin Square Team

Reviewed 5 January 2018

Hey this is a nice place! Really great rooms if you book lakeside. Probably the best place in town, although there is one other I could recommend. Nice lounge upstairs, excellent breakfast, didn't go to the restaurant for dinner so I don't know.

Thank Bostonfoody
Response from Gary L, Owner at Magnuson Franklin Square InnResponded 8 January 2018

Thank you! So glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Happy the lounge was a hit and that you enjoyed the view. We hope you'll be back to see us again soon! Best, The Franklin Square Team

Reviewed 7 November 2017

I was in town to do some work for the Park Service and they had recommended I stay here as it is next door and offers (supposedly) government rates within per diem. I booked a room on their website at the gov't rate, which they...More

1  Thank Andrew W
Response from Gary L, Owner at Magnuson Franklin Square InnResponded 9 November 2017

Andrew, we want to clarify that this is not "deception," you simply did not request the correct room to get the discounted rate. We apologize for this confusion but we would have been happy to explain this to you, as we eventually did. After your...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Conference Facilities
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
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Price range
US$120 - US$156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Details
Price range
US$120 - US$156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
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22 February 2017|
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Yes. We do have 3 elevators in the building all of which access our parking lot. Thank you for your inquiry. Please feel free to ask any other questions you may have. Jan Lubinski, Owner
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"Get a lake view room!"
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"Ask for room on the canal side."
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"Rooms on the canal side have the best views"
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"I was on the canal side. The heater in the room was a bit loud for my taste."
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