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    Windermere Hotel

    Main St, Mackinac Island, MI 49757-0538
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    Overview
    • Excellent53%
    • Very good31%
    • Average6%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible4%
    Travellers talk about
    “sun room” (9 reviews)
    “front porch” (41 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Family Rooms
    Free Parking
    Restaurant
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    1 - 5 of 115 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This is the second time I have stayed here and I love this B&B owned by the mayor of the island. Our room was spacious and beautiful, with a bow window, two queen beds and a single: perfect for a family. A simple continental breakfast...More

    Thank Mary O
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Second stay at Windermere, and I will stay here a third someday. I get a great vibe from the hotel's atmosphere, and really enjoy their spacious porch for conversations with other guests. Had a peaceful time with my wife in our second floor room that...More

    Thank ACErt896
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    The Windermere has a perfect location with a clear view of the lake. The hotel is an example of old world elegance and is beautifully decorated. We were fortunate enough to be on the first floor in room 1B which has a curved bay. The...More

    Thank Mitz50
    Reviewed 22 August 2017

    The Windermere is by far my favorite place to stay on the Island. Close to everything, but still quiet and charming. I have visited the Island many times, and continue to go back to the Windermere because it never disappoints. You can't beat watching people...More

    Thank DoreenMDziepak
    Reviewed 21 August 2017

    The location, Staff and hotel were all very nice. It is old school for sure (no phones, no TV, ify wi-fi, no lift) but the incredibly friendly and warm staff and casual environment make up for those few missed modern conveniences. We thoroughly enjoyed meeting...More

    Thank Marc L
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Price range
    • US$ 85 - US$ 255 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 26
    • Location
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    • Michigan >
    • Upper Peninsula >
    • Mackinac County >
    • Mackinac Island
    • Also Known As
    • Windermere Hotel Mackinac Island
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    JohnandPam
    27 May 2017|
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    Response from HikerEllie | Reviewed this property |
    The ferry trip time depends on which line you take. I usually take the Starline, and it is about a 10-15 minute ride. I am prone to seasickness but do just fine on the ferry, maybe because it is moving quickly. Sometimes... More
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    29 September 2016|
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    Response from Hillgirlp90 | Reviewed this property |
    No, there is a luggage wagon. Although it is not far.
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    "If you have trouble with stairs, be sure to ask for a room on the main floor."
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    "A3 on the second floor (walk up) was great for 3 of us and overlooked the garden"
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    "All rooms are comfortable with a view or semi-view of the harbor. Front rooms have full view."
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    "Less expensive rooms are toward the back of the property, more $$ beter view of the lake."
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