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The Agate Cross Bed & Breakfast, LLC

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Bolingbrook, Illinois
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134 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed at the Agate Cross for two nights while visiting the Upper Peninsula. Really the ideal place to stay as it close to many of the area attractions. Beautiful short drive to Pictured Rocks, wonderful fall colors this time of year. Accommodations were clean and comfortable and the breakfasts delicious. Enjoyed the area, short walk to "downtown" for meals and... More 

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Holland, Michigan
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Wonderful accommodations, warm hospitality, and a great breakfast. We seldom stay at a B & B when we travel, but our son recommended the Agate Cross and we made our reservations. Grand Marais is a small, coastal town on the shores of Lake Superior and its a little off the usual path that tourists travel. It's located near the east... More 

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Muncie, Indiana
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107 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Grand Marais is simple little village but they have a very special little Bed and Breakfast! Our room was very nice - everything we needed. We were greeted warmly by Lois and asked about our coffee/tea desires for the morning. Promptly at 7:00 a tray was waiting outside our room with our hot beverages. An out of this world family-style... More 

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DeWitt, Michigan
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23 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We have stayed here with hosts Lois and Jamey 3 times and always leave anticipating our next visit. The accomodations are excellent and by far the best available in Grand Marais. The ambiance is peaceful, relaxing, nature filled. The hosts are extremely personable and knowledgeable about the area (Jamey grew up here). They share not only their beautiful home and... More 

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LoisJamey, Owner at The Agate Cross Bed & Breakfast, LLC, responded to this review

Thank you so very much for writing this wonderful review. We are very glad that you enjoyed your experiences here and we look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Your information about our B&B and Grand Marais will be very helpful to future traveler's. Thanks again! Jamey & Lois More 

3664 Aynsley Drive
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Staying at The Agate B&B played a large part in our beautiful experience of the Upper Peninsula. We stayed in The Black Bear suite with our two boys. We had three nights of wonderful sleep and loved spending our mornings with the owners, Lois and Jaime. We truly felt blessed to have met the owners, sharing stories and laughs during... More 

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LoisJamey, Owner at The Agate Cross Bed & Breakfast, LLC, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write this wonderful review. We appreciate your kind words and recommendation for other traveler's to come UP to Grand Marais and stay at our B&B. We hope to welcome you (and your family) in the future. Jamey & Lois More 

Warren, Michigan
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6 reviews
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

The Agate Cross B&B was such a delightful experience. I am heading back in October. Lois and Jamey are fantastic hosts. - good people. My room was perfect. The deck was delightful. I was there for some peace and my thoughts . . . I had that and more.

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LoisJamey, Owner at The Agate Cross Bed & Breakfast, LLC, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write this great review. We really appreciate your kind words and helpful information for future traveler's. See you in October! Jamey & Lois More 

Minneapolis, MN, United States
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016

We stayed for one night and really enjoyed our stop after a long day of travelling. The hosts provided plenty of tips for things to do in and around Grand Marais. The rooms are extremely nice and well cared for when we arrived. There was a family style breakfast the following morning where all of the guests sat and ate... More 

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LoisJamey, Owner at The Agate Cross Bed & Breakfast, LLC, responded to this review

Thank you very much for this great review. We really appreciate the information that you included about Grand Marais and our B&B for future traveler's. We hope to welcome you back in the future. Jamey & Lois More 

Grand Ledge, Michigan
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 July 2016

My wife and I had a great time at the Agate Cross B&B. Our room was spacious, immaculately clean, well furnished, and tastefully decorated. The view of Lake Superior from the large deck was enchanting. The B&B is within easy walking distance of the small downtown and Lake Superior. We ate in one of three restaurants and enjoyed a poached... More 

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LoisJamey, Owner at The Agate Cross Bed & Breakfast, LLC, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write this wonderful review of our B&B. The information that you took the time to share with future traveler's will be much appreciated we're sure! We hope to welcome you back in the future! Jamey & Lois More 

Royal Oak, Michigan
1 review
Reviewed 7 July 2016

Jamey and Lois are amazing hosts. We had a beautiful and authentic stay in their home. Lois makes an amazing breakfast each morning which really starts your day off nicely. They have lots of tips on places to go and see in Grand Marais and the surrounding areas. If you are going to the Upper Peninsula, this is the place... More 

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LoisJamey, Owner at The Agate Cross Bed & Breakfast, LLC, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time and care in writing this great review. We're sure it will be very helpful for future traveler's to Grand Marais and our B&B. Jamey & Lois More 

Walled Lake, Michigan
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 June 2016

The Agate Cross is an absolutely outstanding B&B for various reasons. If you are a lover of nature and delicious, healthy food, you will be very happy there. My husband and I just came back from our second stay and are as enthusiastic as we were about our first two nights in October 2015. Then, there are of course the... More 

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LoisJamey, Owner at The Agate Cross Bed & Breakfast, LLC, responded to this review

Thank you very much for this wonderful review! We really appreciate your time and effort. We're sure that this review will be very helpful for future traveler's to our B&B and to Grand Marais. We look forward to welcoming you back. Jamey & Lois More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Agate Cross Bed & Breakfast is located in beautiful Grand Marais, Michigan, where nature is in abundance. Our quiet, peaceful setting overlooks the bay with gorgeous views of Lake Superior. Easy walking distance to restaurants, shops, beaches and museums. A short drive to the Eastern gateway to Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. Great for photographers! Enjoy our hot tub after a fun day of activities. A superb location for your small reunion, wedding or retreat! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Agate Cross Bed & Breakfast, LLC

Address: N14218 Woodruff Street, Grand Marais, MI 49839
Region: United States > Michigan > Upper Peninsula > Grand Marais
Price Range: $186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“We staying in the Black Bear Suite on the second floor. It was excellent!!”
 of 5 bubbles tulips15, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Try to stay in one of the two rooms opening onto the deck. Fabulous place to sit and relax.”
 of 5 bubbles Im4ever39, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Superior Room is the ideal room. Good view and close to the hot tub.”
 of 5 bubbles ericsE7408YV, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Good view from Superior Suite; Bear Suite (honeymoon) is VERY charming, but view not as good.”
 of 5 bubbles hikinggussie, 24 May 2016 | Read review
“The Superior Room is closest to the hot tub.”
 of 5 bubbles DMK_463, 23 Feb 2016 | Read review
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