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Hartford, WI
Reviewed 15 November 2016

What a lovely place to be in early autumn. We took advantage of a terrific end of season offer and spent 2 glorious days on this beautiful island in early October. The Murray Hotel is located smack in the downtown, so you are close to the hub of activity and the horse traffice. Mackinaw Island, as most know, has only...

3Thank Bette-WI
Traverse City, Michigan
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Always stay here, very close to the Arnold Line ferry dock(cheapest way to get to the island), right in the center of town, large hottub/spa, you get your bags transferred, and if you get there early in the day, they will hold your bags for check in. Some of the rooms are on the small side, but always clean with...

1Thank Gary M
Grand Rapids, Michigan
Reviewed 1 November 2016

The Old Word Charm is something special on Mackinac Island, but I think Murray Hotel has missed it a bit. The room we had was hilariously tiny (standard double) and out dated. They need to redo most of this hotel to keep the colonial charm, but improve the accommodations. On a side note, we think they have some of the...

2Thank Jake19782014
Reviewed 28 October 2016

I have stayed at the Murray for years and the experience is consistent. Quaint rooms with wallpaper and antiques and a great downtown location super close to Horn's, The Pink Pony and the ferries. I forgot to take a bathing suit, but would have loved to enjoy their outdoor hot tub recently. Their dock porter, Carlos, was a gem. Their...

2Thank MomofoneMI
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Hotel was convenient and comfortable.It is a charming historic building.They have a breakfast buffet in the morning,coffee at all times.There is a patio with a pool,but it was too cold the day we were there

1Thank townpoeple
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

What a fun place to stay. Vintage but modern. I room was on the backside of the hotel and the noise from the traffic was to a minimum. Second floor had a nice patio with the large hot tub. We were fortunate to have wonderful weather and enjoy the outdoor patio definitely would recommend this hotel.

1Thank RMBAK
South Elgin, Illinois
Reviewed 17 October 2016

I feel like this was one step up from the usual hotels. As a whole, the Murray Hotel was amazing! Every room and the hallways, have different pictures hanging from the walls. These are old pictures and very antique looking! My mom and I spent an hour going to the different floors to look at them all. They have a...

3Thank elyon192
Greenville, Michigan
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed two nights at the Murray in one of the historic rooms on the 2nd floor. The room was incredibly small (the queen bed was against one wall so that I had to shimmy off the end of it to get in and out), but it was quite comfortable. The whole room and bathroom combined was probably no more...

2Thank Brie H
Saint Helen, Michigan
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Had a suite on the second floor. Overlooked Market street. The Hotel is VERY victorian. I'm surprised that they didn't use this as a part of "Somewhere in time". We stayed because it was the least expensive we could find. I was having a really hard time sleeping the first night, so I want to the lobby and Alberto, who...

1Thank susieN7518FA
Westerville, Ohio
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Very quiet, old-fashioned and well kept hotel. Small place but it is in the heart of everything on the Island! They offer breakfast with a charge and sell fudge, of course! It is decorated like you are in a different era! Nice place on a different kind of island.

1Thank lenendez1977

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Additional Information about Murray Hotel

Address: 7260 Main Street, Mackinac Island, MI 49757
Region: United States > Michigan > Upper Peninsula > Mackinac County > Mackinac Island
Price Range: ₹ 11,020 - ₹ 20,096 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Murray Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 69
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
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“If you like having open windows, 2nd level inside room bit noisy as it stays open until 11pm.”
  • A view of the long hall lobby, beautifully appointed with old world charm.
  • Another view of the lobby and side-line cafe pub.
Bette-WI, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Want quiet, stay off street. Clip clop of horses, they wash down the streets early morn. at closing time out of the Pink Pony Tavern.”
K7631QOgarym, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Choose a suite if you can. We had a whirlpool tub!”
susieN7518FA, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Wonderful in every way”
101rachelk, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Book early for more room choices.”
sbushzone, 4 Aug 2016 | Read review
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