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Old Harbor Inn

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Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband and I were just passing through South Haven for one evening so wanted a reasonably priced room for just one night. I selected Old Harbor Inn because of price, location, and photos online of the rooms. Wow, were we surprised. The room apparently had been updated...much more modern! Incredible bathroom, especially the shower. Nice amenities and an extremely...

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Louisville, Kentucky
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While the hotel isn't quite luxurious, it's perfectly comfortable and the location couldn't be better. We were pleasantly surprised to find a brewpub on the lower level; not mentioned on the web but worth visiting as the beer is great. If your goal from this hotel is to have a central base within walking distance of most everything in South...

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Jones, Michigan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for the weekend as a anniversary gift from my mom. It was within walking distance to everything in town. We had a harbor view room. It was interesting how we had to walk to another building for our room. It was more like a little apartment instead of a hotel room. I love the town and would...

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Thank Jenfoxj
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

The staff was professional and friendly. The room was beyond amazing, was very clean, and is definitely a place we will return to. We stayed during low tourist time, so it was very quiet. The views and the location you can't pass up. Great place to stay.

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Detroit, Michigan
Reviewed 11 April 2017

If you want to stay in South Haven and walk to restaurants, bars and the beach, this is the best option. The only challenge is parking, especially during busy season. Rooms are a bit dated, but clean and roomy (we had Harbor View). Beds are comfy with nice linens!

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Thank Theresa Z
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

We used the suite for our wedding anniversary. It was worth every penny. At first I thought the guy on duty was a bit Norman Batesish, but he turned out to be a good innkeeper. Hot tub, fireplace, kitchen, great view.

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Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

The Hotel is very nice the rooms are great it's very clean it's quiet. However the people they have staffing the front desk are less than accommodating. I simply asked the receptionist if I can make a pot of coffee in the afternoon down in the lobby, and she argued with me for about five minutes on why she doesn't...

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Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Not quite to the level of when I first discovered it oh 20+ years ago, but definitely improved. Stayed recently and really enjoyed my comfortably outfitted room, and the convience of the downtown location. The rooms are older--so the tubs are worn, tiles may be cracked--but my room had new furnishings, fresh linens, and a handy kitchenette. A sound machine...

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Chicago, IL
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

First, a formal thank you to the desk staff. They were great in helping select a room (they are all unique and different room styles) and when our reservations were in jeopardy due to a family illness. The room decor and up keep are average and casual, not luxurious, but the amenities are what we came for and they were...

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Leah S, Guest Relations Manager at Old Harbor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you! When you call us, we listen, and match our guests to the room or suite that best fits a guest's particular needs, budget and preferences. We are ANYTHING but cookie cutter at Old Harbor Inn! And you are right, our sunsets are amazing! We live life "One Sunset at a Time"

New Hudson, Michigan
Reviewed 12 September 2016

This hotel was very unique and well worth a night's stay. The property is split between several buildings built into the dock right on the river. Its a very cool experience. The room itself was very nice. It appears as if it was updated with a sprinkler system and an updated bathroom. It looks like when it was updated some...

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Leah S, Guest Relations Manager at Old Harbor Inn, responded to this review

South Haven is such a great town, and Old Harbor Inn is in the heart of it all perched above the Black River Harbor and within walking distance of everything! We are glad you enjoyed your time with us!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Old Harbor Inn is the only lodging property on the waterfront in downtown South Haven. Explore all of South Haven’s attractions, dining, wine tasting,shopping beaches, entertainment venues, parks and more all walking distance. Harbor View rooms have private balconies perched high above the water, with stunning panoramic views. Or choose the value minded Downtown View and Harbor Landing rooms. Also Deluxe Suites with fireplaces and Jacuzzi’s, and some with two bedrooms. At Old Harbor Inn, the views, the attractions, the fun, are all outside your door. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Old Harbor Inn

Address: 515 Williams St, South Haven, MI 49090-2513
Region: United States > Michigan > Van Buren County > South Haven
Price Range: ₹ 8,425 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 44
Also Known As:
Old Harbor Hotel South Haven
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“Room 10 is a harbour view room and has great views of both the marina and river. Accessed by stairs no elevator.”
  • Bathroom Room 10
  • Sunset
  • Balcony View
  • Room 10 Harbour View
scotgrl3, 6 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We were in room 14 with great access to outdoor deck overlooking harbor.”
David_S48360, 4 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a Harbor view room with balcony.”
MutualFun, 17 May 2016 | Read review
“A harbor view room is best”
barbarat39, 10 May 2016 | Read review
“Request a room that is not above the bar!”
donnacU4640ZY, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
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