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Lansing, Michigan
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58 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The tourist mania of the island can get to me, and so what I like about the Island house is that it is near the end of the down town area, so a bit off of the major tourism strip. There is also some charm to the place as its an old building set back from the road. Still, I... More 

Thank JallyGal
Roswell, New Mexico
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2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Things are winding down on Mackinac in October and it's a great time to go! The leaves are turning, the weather crisp & sunny and the streets uncongested. We stayed at Island House, the oldest hotel on the island. Great location, beautiful view. Rented bikes right outside the hotel and biked the 8.2 miles around the island. Walked to the... More 

Thank nmtravelinggal
Ann Arbor, Michigan
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298 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 185 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016

I love this hotel! We upgraded to a room that overlooked the water (do it if you can!) and the view was amazing! Older, but well kept, they have so much to offer that you don't need to leave the hotel. Terrific restaurants, a cozy fireplace with plenty of seating, a big porch with comfortable chairs to enjoy the view... More 

Thank spencersbride
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23 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

This historic hotel is quaint, friendly and located in a beautiful spot on the island. Our room was beautiful decorated, spacious, and totally comfortable. We were warmly welcomed at the front desk and able to check in before noon. Although this was the final week of hosting guests for the season, we sensed no atmosphere of "closing down." We were... More 

Thank blessedtourist
Loveland, Ohio
1 review
Reviewed 24 October 2016

A group of us went to Mackinac Island for the half marathon. We stayed 2 nights at the hotel. The room was great and had plenty of room for us. The staff was responsive and wonderful to work with. The restaurant was excellent. Salmon, Prime Rib, Trout and Lobster Risotto were all outstanding.

Thank szamagias
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3 reviews
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

We have previously stayed here for the mackinac island races but this time around, I made a booking mistake and only reserved a room with one bed. I wasn't sure the mistake was mine and though, but it didn't seem to matter. I was upgraded to the suite no questions asked. We had a wonderful dinner at the 1852 Grill... More 

Thank Alicia C
Canton, Michigan
1 review
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Wonderful food, great wine selection, clean and comfortable rooms, very friendly and helpful staff. Couldn't have been more pleased with my time there, and would recommend anyone wanting to treat themselves to the best the island has to offer consider the Island House.

Thank pjcabrown
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Excellent service, food and ambiance for our fall team meeting on the island. Alan Sehoyan and his team did a fantastic job with the event. The rooms were fantastic and the conference room was also great. All my colleagues are raving about the food and about the comfortable beds! Great job!!!

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Richland, Michigan
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12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016

My husband and I went to Mackinac Island for a late season weekend getaway. I saw a Groupon for the Island House Hotel, and decided to try it out. We are so glad that we did. From check-in to check-out, the hotel treated us wonderfully. I was worried that being a Groupon, we might be treated as a "lesser guest",... More 

Thank BellaBenoni
Maple Grove, Minnesota
2 reviews
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We had never been to Mackinac Island before. We found this hotel to be a gem for us. The location was perfect....easy walking distance from the heart of downtown yet away from the noise....with a wonderful view of the harbor and it's activity. The young man who takes care of bike rentals for the hotel was friendly and helpful in... More 

Thank _gary_kilgard

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
With over 150 years of experience offering exquisite hospitality, the Island House Hotel welcomes visitors and guests to this State of Michigan Historic Landmark. Overlooking the shores of beautiful Lake Huron, the Island House Hotel offers guests comfortable and modern accommodations. Recommended by AAA, Island House is the only hotel on Mackinac Island that is located within the pristine boundaries of the Mackinac Island State Park. All of our rooms have air-conditioning available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Island House Hotel

Address: P.O. Box 1410, Mackinac Island, MI 49757-1410
Region: United States > Michigan > Upper Peninsula > Mackinac County > Mackinac Island
Price Range: ₹ 9,478 - ₹ 12,887 (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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“Call ahead to make sure you get the room you think you booked...”
 of 5 bubbles JallyGal, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Front facing rooms have great views, but we had a suite in the back...larger, great for families.”
  • View of Mackinac Harbor from Fort Mackinac - beautiful, idyllic.
 of 5 bubbles nmtravelinggal, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Turret rooms seem to be the largest and have great views of the lake”
 of 5 bubbles BellaBenoni, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Our room had a view of the harbor....well worth the extra cost!”
 of 5 bubbles _gary_kilgard, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Pick a premium room facing the water and pay more.”
 of 5 bubbles MarinaR768, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
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