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    Magnuson Franklin Square Inn

    820 Shelden Ave, Houghton, MI 49931
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          Overview
          • Excellent28%
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          • Average24%
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          • Terrible3%
          3 weeks ago
          “Great location, nice view of Portage lake”
          31 Jan 2017
          “The Magnuson is Super Convenient to Down Town Bars Plus it's Comfy and Clean.”
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
          Room Service
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          Pets Allowed
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          Business Centre
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          2.5 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 109 reviews

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          We always stay at the Magnus Franklin Square when we travel to Houghton. The rooms are nice, clean, staff is helpful, and the views are great. We love the fact that everything is so close by, walking distance to many of the downtown restaurants, ample...More

          Thank bill f
          Response from Gary L, Owner at Magnuson Franklin Square InnResponded 2 weeks ago

          bill, thanks for the support over all this time! We always love hosting you for a great stay and cannot wait to see you again. Best, The Franklin Square Team

          Reviewed 21 April 2017

          I spent 2 nights there for a conference. The food was outstanding and the staff great made me feel very welcome. Upon arrival was given a coupon for breakfast and a drink at the bar. The only hassle was parking.

          Thank Nancy W
          Response from Gary L, Owner at Magnuson Franklin Square InnResponded 21 April 2017

          Nancy, thank you for choosing us for a wonderful 2-night stay. It's excellent to read that we made you feel welcome and comfortable! - The Franklin Square Team

          Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

          If you want to go back in time 1980 this is the place for you. Convenient location, free breakfast coupons, food was good but nothing to brag about. The staff was very friendly. Probably will not stay again.More

          Thank Mary H
          Response from Gary L, Owner at Magnuson Franklin Square InnResponded 16 March 2017

          Mary, we're disappointed that you didn't have the best time with us. We always do our best to offer our guests a bevy of amenities to enhance their stay, and we're very proud of the ambiance and appearance and uptake of our Inn. We do...More

          Reviewed 1 February 2017

          The service was really good from check in to check out. It's in a convenient location, close to the fun bars and restaurants on the main street. They had pretty friendly staff members, a good breakfast, free drink tickets, great views from the restaurant upstairs...More

          Thank Anaturenerd
          Response from Gary L, Owner at Magnuson Franklin Square InnResponded 3 February 2017

          Thanks for staying with us and commenting on your experience. It's great knowing you were a fan of our service as well as our location, and we can't wait to have you back for another enjoyable stay. Thanks for your support, The Franklin Square Team

          Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

          This place is a little pricey and a little dated. But for the lack of choices in Houghton, it's great. It's clean, well staffed, has good amenities. It has a view! And is down town where a lot of the fun spots are.

          Thank lyle7692
          Management response:Responded 19 January 2017

          Thanks for staying with us at Magnuson Franklin Square Inn and for leaving your review with us here. Have a wonderful rest of your day, and we look forward to seeing you again sometime. Warmly, The Franklin Square Team

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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Room Service
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Breakfast included
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Room Service
          • Airport Transportation
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Hot Tub
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$118 - US$156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Suites ,
          • Kitchenette
          • Number of rooms
          • 103
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          • Houghton
          • Also Known As
          • Franklin Square Hotel Houghton ,
          • Best Western Houghton ,
          • Houghton Best Western
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          apierce1
          are there elevators and on site parking
          22 February 2017|
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          Response from tomtom60 | Property representative |
          Yes. We do have 3 elevators in the building all of which access our parking lot. Thank you for your inquiry. Please feel free to ask any other questions you may have. Jan Lubinski, Owner
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          "Rooms on the canal side have the best views"
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          "I was on the canal side. The heater in the room was a bit loud for my taste."
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          "Quiet room with a very comfortable mattress"
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          "Ask for a room on the canal side of the hotel. Breathtaking!"
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