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    Deer Head Inn

    109 Henry, Mackinaw City, MI 49701-8602
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    • Excellent79%
    • Very good19%
    • Average2%
    • Poor0%
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    Free Parking
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    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Inn. Nancy and Dean are most helpful and I found the uniqueness of the interior staircase to be worth a visit in itself. The Hiawatha room facing the front was complemented by the rustling of the remaining leaves and the windows cracked open just slightly...More

    Thank Paul N
    Response from Nancy D, Owner at Deer Head InnResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thanks so much for the review; we appreciate your taking the time to write a comment. Hope to see you again.

    Reviewed 3 October 2017

    First the pros then the cons. The innkeepers are the nicest,most welcoming couple you could ask for. The Inn is a beautifully restored home with a rich family history. Breakfast was absolutely scrumptious! The bed in the Hemingway room was comfortable and luxurious. The Hemingway...More

    Thank michelle19642016
    Reviewed 19 August 2017

    What a quaint and wonderfuly located b&b. Once your car is parked there is no need to move it. House was spotless and host were lovely. Breakfast was yummy and offered a varity to eat. Rooms are as described.

    Thank Susandt
    Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

    My wife and I stayed in the Hemingway room and had a comfortable and relaxing stay. The bed was soft and warm. The bathroom was clean and accommodating and the breakfast was out of this world. The inly drawback was pieces of rust or something...More

    Thank Eddie B
    Management response:Responded 12 April 2017

    To insure our safety, our Village performs hydrant flushing & valve checks twice a year - this sometimes results in water discoloration for a few minutes when the water is turned on. Sorry if this created an inconvenience for you. We liked your photos!

    Reviewed 1 November 2016

    I stay at Deer Head any time I'm in town. Rooms are clean, nicely appointed, quiet, and beds are very comfortable. Nice alternative to the noisy hotel hallway and rattling a/c unit. But what really makes the stay - are the Hosts. Warm, helpful, generous....More

    Thank Dana U
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    • 6
    • Location
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    • Cheboygan County >
    • Mackinaw City
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    22 February 2017|
    Response from Arlis S | Reviewed this property |
    You can call them at 231-436-3337 they can help you.
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    Response from Kymmi-On_The_Go | Reviewed this property |
    No view of water or bridge; however only a couple blocks away from seeing both. Easy walking access.
    Room Tips
    "Any room is good after 10 pm because of delivers to local business. We stayed in the Lighthouse Room"
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    "We were in the Wilderness room. Nicely decorated, comfortable and quiet."
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    "Ask the Inn Keeper when making your reservation!"
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    "The rooms are different sizes. We had a smaller room but it was very cozy and perfect for our stay."
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