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Clearwater Lakeshore Motel

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Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Can't understand the # 1 rating. Would never stay there again. The front desk person was very unwelcoming. Purchased ferry tickets and when we ask her where to catch the ferry she pulled out a map and circled a spot on the map without any other details then rolled her eyes when we asked which direction it was from motel....

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3Thank Karol H
Battle Creek, Michigan
Reviewed 12 October 2016

In fact there are several reasons. The rooms were immaculate,and have a very fresh feel to them. The staff was very accommodating. The view was spectacular! Granted it wasn't closest to the bridge, but that is what makes for the great view. Most hotels that are closer are on an angle that makes it hard to see the Mighty Mack...

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Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for a little getaway and some peace and quiet. This motel accomplishes just that. It was very cozy and was in a very nice location right on the lake. Rooms were clean. Loved the fire pits in the back!! Was very relaxing to sit out there with the wonderful view of the bridge !!...

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Thank Heather C
saginaw
Reviewed 12 October 2016

We booked this motel because of the view of the Mackinaw Bridge and to use the free Star Ferry Tickets. Another couple who had never visited MI before joined us. We requested a 2nd floor room for both couples but they could only accommodate 1 couple, and the other couple stayed downstairs in the same building. We were surprised upon...

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Mentor, OH
Reviewed 11 October 2016

This was the first time that we stayed at the Clearwater Lakeshore Motel. I was skeptical as we had always stayed in vacation homes while away, but we weren't disappointed. We stayed at Clearwater for 1 week in a king suite on the 2nd floor. It had a small kitchen, living/dining room, bathroom & bedroom. Just the right amount of...

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1Thank 588Traveler
anaheim
Reviewed 9 October 2016

If you are looking for the newest and closest property to downtown Macinaw City then this is not the place for you. But if you are looking for a place where you are not going to spend much time in your room then I think this would be ideal. It appears that all of the rooms look out on the...

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1Thank miboth
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 October 2016

we stayed here for 2 nights and loved it apart from having to lug our luggage up to the 2nd floor.the view was great and the room large and comfortable. the breakfast was ok and the bus picked us up from the hotel for the ferry to mackinaw island and at night they lit fire pits on the beach for...

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Michigan
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

This was our first time staying at the Clearwater Lakeshore Motel. We decided to try it out solely based on the reviews that it had on TripAdvisor. The reviews do not lie. This is a great motel with clean rooms and grounds, friendly staff and great rates. We stayed 2 nights in the jacuzzi suite which faced the water and...

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Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

We have stayed at the Clearwater Hotel before and will be returning again! We love this hotel with our lakeside balcony just steps from the beach. It is in a quiet location but has a beautiful view of the island and bridge. The staff were so friendly and helpful! Our room was clean and the bed was very comfortable! We...

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Reviewed 7 October 2016

I liked our room at the Clearwater Lakeshore Motel. Because this was our last night on our action packed trip to Michigan, we just chilled out at the hotel. We had a balcony that had a wonderful view of the bridge and enjoyed just sitting there and watching the boat and ferry traffic on the bay, the view of the...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Hot Tub
  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Clearwater Lakeshore Motel

Address: 11380 US Hwy 23, Mackinaw City, MI 49701-9796
Region: United States > Michigan > Cheboygan County > Mackinaw City
Price Range: €69 - €155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Clearwater Lakeshore Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 40
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Also Known As:
Clearwater Lakeshore Hotel Mackinaw City
Hotel Style:
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Mackinaw City
#1 Romantic Hotel in Mackinaw City
#1 Family Hotel in Mackinaw City
#2 Best Value Hotel in Mackinaw City
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“Ask for a first floor room if you have trouble carrying your suitcases up a flight of stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles Zeeland_Mi_Rusty, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Lake front rooms are quieter. If able, pick the second floor (no elevator).”
 of 5 bubbles nessren13, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for bottom level. I'm not sure all rooms have the separate little room but it was great for friends traveling together.”
 of 5 bubbles breedlove, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Get a beach front room on the main floor for optimal viewing pleasure.”
 of 5 bubbles haywoodhaven, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I would definitely request a Lake side room with a view of the Mackinaw Bridge on the 2nd floor.”
 of 5 bubbles msuchocki, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
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