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The Lake View Hotel is located on timeless Mackinac Island. Our hotel is conveniently located downtown, making your favorite shops, restaurants and ferry lines just a walk away. We feature 85 newly upgraded guest rooms, the only indoor, heated pool on the island, free wireless internet, and a Continental Breakfast. We pride ourselves in meeting and exceeding our guests needs while not forgetting our historical past. As a guest at the Lake View hotel you will enjoy 32” LCD Flat screen televisions, new plush mattresses, pillows and bedding alongside our Victorian style decor.
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Property amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
Wheelchair Access
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Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Lake View
Mid-range
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We were there for our 25th wedding anniversary and had such a nice time that we are planning to return again next year to celebrate or 26-years together, but stay a few more days. Since we decided to visit near the end of the season, the cost was very reasonable, even for the
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In general, I would prefer to stay off Island as you can get much better rates with the same amenitites. You have to remember this is a "vintage" hotel on a vintage island. The rooms are rather small but they are nice clean rooms. They provide ample towels, soaps, shampoo etc.
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Wonderful fall getaway. Definitely not our first time on the Island, but our first stay at Lake View. We will be returning!! The staff was helpful and pleasant and the room spacious and clean. The heated indoor pool with sauna and whirlpool were perfect after chilly adventures
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Response from KrisK1659, General Manager at Lake View Hotel
Responded 22 Oct 2018
I thank you for staying at Lake View Hotel and sharing your experience with me. We are continually working to improve upon our guest experience at the hotel and love feedback of all kinds. We look forward to seeing you on your next trip to Mackinac Island.
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We spent 3 days at the Lakeview this week. We had a water view room that had an odd shape, but was satisfactory. The room was nicely appointed although the TV could have been larger for the size of the room, another chair for sitting is needed, perhaps a small table by the
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Great room facing the street. The bed was so comfy after a long day touring the island. The omelet breakfast and other assorted goodies helped us face the morning. Staff was helpful and made us feel very welcome. Next time will try the beautiful pool and hot tub.
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Response from KrisK1659, General Manager at Lake View Hotel
Responded 22 Oct 2018
I thank you for staying at Lake View Hotel and sharing your experience with me. We are continually working to improve upon our guest experience at the hotel and love feedback of all kinds. We look forward to seeing you on your next trip to Mackinac Island.
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King Deluxe room with older whirlpool tub
Photo taken from our room at about 6 AM as workers start using very loud pressure washers.
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Hello, thank you for your inquiry, Lake View Hotel is an pet free hotel. We do allow service animals as permitted under ADA guidelines. You may want to look into Mission Point as they are a per friendly hotel.
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Where is it?
Main street across from Sheplers ferry
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You can purchase Sheplers tickets online at the Sheplers Ferry website.
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Is there Parking on site?
As you cannot bring your car to the Island the short answer is no. However parking is provided (ranging from free unsecured to indoor valet with plenty in between) by Sheplers or Start Line Ferry companies.
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Hi I am sorry we did not have one in the room, when we stayed there,but the Staff was very friendly and helpful, and I am sure they will try to help you with your request, at the front desk. Enjoy your trip, have a wonderful time (PS- Bring extra formula, very few places on the island to buy it, unless its at Douds Grocery.
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"Rooms overlooking the pool don't have a window to the outdoors so rooms are dark"
"we were on the 2nd floor next to the public balcony- good place to sit and people watch"
"I have read reviews that the rooms around the pool can be noisy, ours was on the front facing Main street and was perfect."
"Inside of hotel centers on indoor pool"
"Book the room in another hotel"
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PRICE RANGE
US$223 - US$412 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
lake view mackinac islandhotel lake view
LOCATION
United StatesMichiganUpper PeninsulaMackinac Island
NUMBER OF ROOMS
85
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