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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Airport Transportation
Golf Course
2 Star Hotel
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Location and contact
602 South Huron Avenue, Mackinaw City, MI 49701
23.4 km to Emmet County Airport
19 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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All reviewsputting greenwithin walking distanceindoor poolrooms are smallcable tvrefrigerator and microwavemom and popa great place to stayhot tubgreat roomwe've stayedmackinac islandnorthern michiganper nightone night staybeds were comfortableupon check
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you are staying in Mackinaw I would highly recommend the Rainbow. They are family owned. Very clean rooms,wonderful people. Great location. We have been staying here twice a year for the last 7 years.

Thank barbaragroleau
Response from Todd J, Manager at Rainbow MotelResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to send us a such a nice review. We always look forward to our guests returning year after year. Hope to see you again this year, but will look forward to your return next year. Safe travels.

Reviewed 1 week ago

I thought this would be a cute place to stay, judging by the outside looks. We found the shower with hairballs, curtain that did not close properly and blood stains on the sheets. The manager was shown this and nothing was done to lessen our...More

1  Thank Marilyn T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

1950s style motel that is spotless and has all the amenities for a fair price. Kids love the pool and spa, and are intrigued by the 3 hole mini golf and pink tile! But updates made and has all the modern conveniences. Very accommodating front...More

Thank aasteve802
Response from Todd J, Manager at Rainbow MotelResponded 1 week ago

Retro seems to be making a comeback and we do love our colored tile. Throw in the refrigerator, microwave and flat screen TV and life is good. Thank you for your awesome review. We are very glad your kids enjoy our miniature mini golf, and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having stayed at Rainbow Motel during two different trips, we always enjoy our stays and are happy with the accommodations and service! The rooms are always clean and have the basic amenities. Even though its a small property, we are surprised by the pool and...More

Thank sing1grl
Response from Todd J, Manager at Rainbow MotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind review, we appreciate you taking the time to tell others about your experience.We always look forward to customers returning time after time, it's like always having friends around. Hope to see you next year, safe travels.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the most friendliest and helpful place that we have stay at in Mackinaw. I screwed up and made a reservation for the wrong night. No problem. They corrected my mistake, got us in a room that night and couldn't have been more friendly...More

Thank PTCruisin2009
Response from Todd J, General Manager at Rainbow MotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for the good review. We are always happy when we are able to help out when something is wrong. We were very happy that we were able to accommodate you a day early. We also look forward to future stays with...More

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About
Hotel class
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Best Value
,
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
29
Price range
US$ 58 - US$ 115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Michigan > Cheboygan County > Mackinaw City
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Air Conditioning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Best Value
,
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Best Value
,
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
29
Price range
US$ 58 - US$ 115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Michigan > Cheboygan County > Mackinaw City
Hotel class
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Best Value
,
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
29
Price range
US$ 58 - US$ 115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Michigan > Cheboygan County > Mackinaw City
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Room & Suite (8)
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Darci M
19 May 2018|
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Response from Todd J | Property representative |
We do not accept pets.
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Donna A
28 February 2018|
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Response from lighthouselovertoo | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry, but we are not the Riverra, but a website devoted to customers helping each other. I would share the URL of their website, but Tripadvisor does not permit that.
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Lesly S
2 May 2017|
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Response from Jazseven | Reviewed this property |
The beds are newer mattresses and are comfortable! I'm super picky about my pillow firmness so next time I will bring my own. This is such a hidden gem! Staff was so polite and helpful! This is the cleanest hotel/motel I... More
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"I would not stay here again unless I checked the room out first"
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"Ask for a room with a view 101,102&103 have no views...Bring your own coffeemaker no in room coffee."
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"Room 106 is the best."
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"walking distance of donwtown area and across from Star ferry line"
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