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Island House Hotel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Windsor, Canada
Reviewed yesterday NEW

stayed for a 2 night weekend stay, taking advantage of the Kentucky derby special that was offered. hotel is quaint and very comfortable. easy waking distance to restaurants. bike rental on sight. if cool outside warm fireplace inside to sit beside and read. outdoor seating either on veranda or lawn to enjoy the view.

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St. Petersburg, FL
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Older hotel, refurbished recently. Excellent location facing the harbor. Beautifully furnished, great view from dining room. 5 min walk to main street shops and restaurants. Very friendly, helpful staff. THIS ISLAND DOES NOT ALLOW CARS, ACCESSIBLE BY FERRY.

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Thank 2Pelicans
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

This was my first time ever staying on the island! I would highly recommend this hotel as it has a great location! Loved that they sold s'more ingredients so you could make your own s'mores outside by the fires! Room was clean and shower was nice. Bed seemed to have a dip towards the center! Maybe time to get a...

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IslandHouseMackinac, Guest Relations Manager at Island House Hotel, responded to this review

We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay. Island House Hotel is the ideal location for the complete Mackinac Island experience. Smores at the fire are a fun way to end a Mackinac Island day while watching horses trot by on the street and boats roll into the marina. Thank you for sharing. We hope to see you again soon.

Burlington, Wisconsin
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great hotel! Lovely veranda for sitting and watching. Located right next to the Mackinac Island Yacht Club and overlooks the harbor. This would be a fantastic place during the annual yacht race from Chicago to Mackinac!!. My only complaint concerns the shower and sink. We stayed in room 206 and the faucet in the sink was like a jet and...

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IslandHouseMackinac, Guest Relations Manager at Island House Hotel, responded to this review

We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us! I appreciate your feedback on the sink and showers and for giving us a room number so that we can have maintenance look into the water pressure issue. Carter in the 1852 Grill Room will be getting a copy of your review with accolades. Thank you for staying...

Ray twp, michigan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel saved us when we missed the ferry going back to the mainland. The last boat left at eight and we just missed it and had to find accommodations on the Island. They took us in and gave us a discount that included breakfast it was very kind and hospitable. The views are nice and they have fires in...

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IslandHouseMackinac, Guest Relations Manager at Island House Hotel, responded to this review

The staff is always happy to hear from our satisfied guests. I'm happy to hear that we were able to provide you with last minute accommodations. It can be a challenge to maintain the balance between keeping true to the historic architecture and meeting modern expectations. Island House Hotel does have a feeling of home and the location is absolutely...

Panama City, Florida
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Had a great time! Island Hotel is very nice as is the staff. Restaurant and Bar is a little pricey but it is a resort place. Very happy with our stay! Location was great with views that were beautiful

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Findlay, Ohio
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Our favorite place on the island. Great view of the waterfront. Close to town center. Nice front porch makes a good spot to rest or watch one of the many weddings that take place on the front lawn. Excellent food in restaurant ( A little slow in seating for breakfast). Ice House fun place for a drink.

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Flint, Michigan
Reviewed 5 March 2017

We absolutely loved our first stay at Island House Hotel! The staff was very friendly and accommodating. Several staff assisted me with our stroller. Our room had a gorgeous view! The pool and sauna were enjoyed by the whole family. The outside seating area is excellent. We enjoyed the fire pit and s'mores! We are already planning our next trip.

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Rochester, Michigan
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Very nice place to stay, love the location just out of town and across from the marina. Favorite thing about this place is relaxing sitting in the lawn chairs watching island life in the afternoon for a break and then again in the evening with the chimney fires.

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Oshkosh
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Super location just two blocks from the downtown. Excellent view of the Harbor across the street. Bike rentals available on site. We bought along our own bikes and they have a bike rack for guests. Two restaurants on site. The 1852 Grill Room has the best dining room view on the island.

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Since 1852, guests at the historic Island House Hotel on Mackinac Island, Michigan have enjoyed the escape to a simpler time. Disembarking on the island is truly like stepping back in time. Motor traffic is prohibited on the island, making walking, biking, and horse-drawn carriages the preferred modes of transportation. This family owned historic landmark offers modern conveniences within a historic setting. Open from May through October, there are several packages available to help you plan your perfect island getaway. Mackinac Island has a long and storied history, beginning with the Native Americans who populated the Straits region, followed by French fur trading. Abundant natural resources made Mackinac Island an important post in the lucrative fur trade and a hub of fishing activity. In the 19th century, tourism became the island’s main industry and today, new generations discover the charms of this quaint resort community. The Island House Hotel has the distinction of being the only hotel located within the boundaries of the pristine Mackinac Island State Park. We look forward to welcoming you to the breathtaking beauty of Mackinac Island, one of Michigan's most photographed and talked about travel destinations. Located between Michigan's upper and lower peninsulas, the Island offers you unforgettable natural and historical treasures surrounded by the sparkling blue waters of the Great Lakes. With an eight-mile circumference, Mackinac Island offers an abundance of attractions for adventurers of all ages. Parasailing, historic tours, hiking trails, narrated carriage tours, horseback riding, drive yourself horse & buggies, shopping, dining and watching world famous Mackinac Island fudge being made. Hotel amenities include: indoor heated swimming pool, air conditioning, evening bonfire for roasting smores, concierge service, onsite bike rentals, as well as excellent in-house fine & family dining at 1852 Grill Room or Ice House BBQ. Today, with our beautifully renovated guest rooms and breathtaking views of the marina and Mackinac harbor, the Island House offers you a timeless escape from everything that's ordinary. From our veranda, discover for yourself why this extraordinary island has beckoned visitors world-wide for over three centuries. In addition to stunning waterfront views, guests choose the Island House Hotel for its convenient location. Far enough from the downtown hustle to enjoy the sounds of horseshoes on the pavement and gentle breezes off the water yet just a short walk to the Mackinac Island’s most popular attractions and shopping. Whether relaxing on the porch or enjoying drinks with friends in the garden, the Island House Hotel delivers the complete Island experience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Island House Hotel

Address: 6966 Main Street, Mackinac Island, MI 49757-1410
Region: United States > Michigan > Upper Peninsula > Mackinac County > Mackinac Island
Price Range: ₹ 11,872 - ₹ 33,541 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Island House Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 95
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“lake facing rooms are awesome”
Retirees04062015, 25 May 2017 | Read review
“Only front rooms have view”
2Pelicans, 24 May 2017 | Read review
“Rooms are small but efficient. ”
melodyscott, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Not impressed anymore with the breakfast/meal plan they offer :(”
maryfV8007LP, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“I have stayed in a number of rooms and the Deluxe and Premium rooms usually get you a nice view.”
TomS393, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
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