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Insel Haus B&B

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Royal Oak, Michigan
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Bois Blanc Island and the Insel Haus offer the perfect mix of cozy with adventure. Christa was a warm and welcoming host. We stayed in the Veranda room, which has the look of a cabin. We put up white lights above above our bed and it felt like there was magic in the air. We spent the afternoon riding our...

Thank Gina and Jamie V
Pontiac, Michigan
Reviewed 24 August 2016

My girlfriend and I were blown away by the hospitality the Insel Haus provided. Immediately we were thrusted into "another world" with a getaway to Bois Blanc. The B&B was clean, quiet, and private. The setting was beautiful with views of Lake Huron. We were lucky to have the whole upstairs to ourselves (stayed on a Monday night). We got...

2Thank robhox22
Sand Lake, Michigan
Reviewed 23 August 2016

My family looked to travel away from the hustle of life to find this gorgeous 7700 square foot charming bed and breakfast tucked away on a remote island, sounded perfect! We had an easy time reserving our room on-line and we only really needed sleeping quarters, we're used to cabins and close quarters. Studying the island and the bed and...

1Thank PeacefulTrio
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Many wonderfully charming rooms to choose from, each with their own details and character. (Some good decks for sitting and drinking wine.) Massive house with amazing detail. Breakfast is substantial, has European flair. The hosts are helpful and are interesting to talk with. Overall nice stay!

1Thank Beth H
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Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

My fiancé and I just returned from a wonderful stay at the Insel Haus. Our room, "The Veranda" was perfect, surrounded with windows letting in a beautiful breeze and a spectacular view of Lake Huron. Christa and Shelby were great hosts! The home itself and its contents are full of history and Christa is willing to answer all your questions....

1Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Reviewed 5 October 2015

Christa’s welcome and sense of hospitality allows you to feel at home right away. The hammock in front of the house was extending an invitation and I took good advantage of it. What a restful place. Breakfast provided choices of meat, cheese, cereals, juices, homemade jams and bread, and was a time for interesting conversation with our hosts. View on...

2Thank Earth-Is-Beautiful4
Plymouth, Michigan
Reviewed 30 August 2015

We had planned to bike on the island with 2 other couples, but the day we arrived it was cold, windy and rainy. We went straight to Insel Haus and walked in to find a warm fire burning in the beautiful fireplace and freshly baked brownies and coffee and tea waiting for us. We were so enthralled with our surroundings...

2Thank Lori S
Grand Rapids, Michigan
Reviewed 20 August 2015 via mobile

We spent a wonderful three days and two nights on the island, hiking, camping, sightseeing, and exploring. Our stay at Insel Haus was the capstone to a very peaceful and unique island experience. Like the island itself, Insel Haus is a beautiful respite from the hectic and "touristy" world of the mainland or other island destinations like Mackinac. I loved...

4Thank schnotala
Clinton Township, Michigan
Reviewed 4 August 2015

Insel Haus was all we were looking for and more. We wanted to "get away from it all" and it was perfect for that. Great view right out our window of the Straits of Mackinac The owners, Christa and Shelby, were very attentive but not intrusive. Christa prepared a gourmet dinner just for us and it was excellent.

2Thank Hitch68
Silvis, Illinois
Reviewed 21 July 2015

This is a 5 plus star B&B. I just cannot find the words to describe how beautiful, comfortable, unique, amazing Insel Haus is. Extraordinary, fascinating hosts. Thank you Christa and Shelby, we had a wonderful stay. Hope to see you soon.

2Thank Kathy J

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Insel Haus is an affordable world class Bed & Breakfast situated on Bois Blanc Island in the Straits of Mackinac which connects the lower and upper peninsulas of the State of Michigan. Insel Haus accommodates from 1 to 20 guests and is without a doubt one of the most beautiful and captivating Bed & Breakfast locations North of the equator. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Insel Haus B&B

Address: Box 157 HC 1, Pointe Aux Pins, MI 49775-9809
Region: United States > Michigan > Upper Peninsula > Mackinac County > Pointe Aux Pins
Price Range: ₹ 6,803 - ₹ 32,394 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Master Suite comes with a large Jacuzzi and great rural views!”
robhox22, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms have stunning views of either water or woods.”
PeacefulTrio, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We chose the Heritage Room as it was the only one with a private bathroom and next to the upstairs kitchen which was ours to use.”
Hitch68, 3 Aug 2015 | Read review
“see website”
kathyj578, 21 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Call Krista far in advance and stay in touch with her right up until the time the ferry drops you off at the island's harbor.”
tluna491, 13 Sep 2012 | Read review
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