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    Rainbow Motel

    602 South Huron Avenue, Mackinaw City, MI 49701
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    03/09/2017 04/09/2017
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    Traveller (43)
    Room & Suite (7)
    Pool & Beach (3)
    • Excellent50%
    • Very good34%
    • Average13%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Wheelchair Access
    Airport Transportation
    Golf Course
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    3 Sep4 Sep
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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        Reviews (215)
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        Reviewed 7 October 2016

        Booked this hotel based on past reviews and we didn't want to spend too much on a room given we were coming in late and leaving early. The place was pleasant enough, rooms clean, albeit a bit dated and tired, but grounds were well kept...More

        Thank Paul L
        Reviewed 4 October 2016

        Stayed here while doing a motorcycle trip circling Lake Michigan. It was easy to find as it is on a main street which has an exit off of I 75 just after coming off the Mackinac Bridge going south. The property is very pleasant with...More

        2  Thank GKP46
        Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

        Very nice retro style motel. Older but very clean and well maintained. Great price and great location. Walking distance to shops,restaurants and boat launch. Staff was friendly. We will definitely be back!

        2  Thank Marie P
        Reviewed 29 September 2016

        We have stayed at the Rainbow several times with no issues. We stayed Sept 24-27th and had to ask for clean towels. Our beds hadn't been made and no clean towels. I had to take the towels to the office myself to get clean ones....More

        Thank nclose1973
        Reviewed 28 September 2016

        We stayed at the Rainbow Motel. Pros: price was great, room was clean, it was not noisy, staff was friendly, indoor pool, refrigerator and microwave. Cons: small bathroom and shower, hot tub was closed.

        2  Thank Griffi54
        Beachcomber Motel on the Water
        134 reviews
        #4 of 39 hotels in Mackinaw City
        Lamplighter Motel
        173 reviews
        #5 of 39 hotels in Mackinaw City
        Sundown Motel
        8 reviews
        #23 of 39 hotels in Mackinaw City
        Flamingo Motel
        14 reviews
        #22 of 39 hotels in Mackinaw City
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        • Top amenities
        • Pool
        • Free Parking
        • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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        • Free Parking
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        • Air Conditioning
        • Microwave
        • Refrigerator in room
        • Things to do
        • Pool
        • Hot Tub
        • Price range
        • US$54 - US$109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
        • Hotel class
        • Hotel Style
        • #2 Best Value Hotel in Mackinaw City
        • #3 Family Hotel in Mackinaw City
        • #6 Romantic Hotel in Mackinaw City
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        • Non-Smoking Rooms
        • Number of rooms
        • 29
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        • United States >
        • Michigan >
        • Cheboygan County >
        • Mackinaw City
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        Traveller (43)
        Room & Suite (7)
        Pool & Beach (3)
        Hotel & Grounds (32)
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        8 reviews
        .88 km away
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        Lesly S
        2 May 2017|
        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
        Donna A
        24 April 2017|
        Response from tymetraveler222 | Reviewed this property |
        It depends one the size of the room, per beds. And time of year...season. Very reasonable pre/post season. 40 for most rooms. very basic motel. Very clean and well kept. Much higher during the summer season.
        Cynthia S
        22 January 2017|
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        Response from tymetraveler222 | Reviewed this property |
        They open around the 3rd week in May and close in mid to 3rd week in October.
        Room Tips
        "bring your own pillow, some rooms only have a small shower stall; others have a tub with low shower head"
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        "we ask for end rooms & have wider parking for our long pick up"
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        "No special channels on tv, and no free breakfast. But 1/3 the price of the other hotels."
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        "Each of our 5 rooms were different."
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