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Lamplighter Motel

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Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed in Granny's Cottage. It was cozy and comfortable. I liked how it was complete with a kitchenette and living area. Was very pleased with the cleanliness. Loved the location...within walking distance of everything. The owners were very kind and helpful. We will definitely come back again!!!! Pure Michigan!!!!!!

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Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Very clean and the owners were very accommodating. Loved their Halloween decorations pirate theme. With that being said the rooms are small and the bed too soft for my taste. Plus there was an odor in the room maybe a spray that was used to cover up pet smell. I am not a pet person so this is a problem...

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Our room was small but charming; the price was right and the owner was helpful. If you have a dog, there's a park around the corner and plenty of sidewalks too. The motel is very conveniently located - there are shops and places to eat a few blocks away.

Thank fenmen
Holland, Michigan
Reviewed 10 October 2016

This is our second stay with Terry and Jennifer at the Lamplighter. Wonderful people who make you feel like old friends and take great care of their property. While small, the rooms are very clean and comfortable. The rates are very fair and I'll take this over one of the big chain hotels every day. We'll be coming back!

Thank randyboileau
Butler, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 30 September 2016

I could not go without my best friend Buddy ( Yorkshire terrier). So glad to find a pet friendly place to stay. We stayed in the Grandmas cottage. It was so cute and so clean for a pet friendly motel. The owners were overly helpful with all of our travel needs. I would highly recommend the lamplighter motel to all...

Thank _widowgirl3
Grand Rapids, Michigan
Reviewed 26 September 2016

This stay on September 2,2016 is our second time, such a cute little motel, the owners are wonderful people,an the rooms are so charming, last year our room was "Somewhere in Time" it was adorable, an added plus for us! The rooms are spotless, with a back in the old days feel! You park your car in front of your...

Thank Debbie M
garden city mi
Reviewed 17 September 2016

My sister and I had the Up North room mid may We both loved it Even falling on my can when i went to get on the bed one day and the mattress on the bed in the main room slid to floor. No one more surprised than I. Terri and another gentleman came and righted the mattress for me....

Thank Weeds57
Chicago, United States
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Had a low stress visit in a very clean room! We walked to the shops and to the Ferry docks,so getting to all the activity didn't require dealing traffic and parking. The owner made sure everything was as promised, and offered lots of local help. Room was small but comfortable for a family of 3, This was an unbelievable find...

Thank Bryan F
Eau Claire, Wisconsin
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Well located motel in Mackinaw city. Close to 75 and shopping. Very clean, Terry and his, wife are wonderful hosts. Plan to come back next year and stay again. Thanks for a great time and the evening fires. Great to meet so many nice people.

Thank Anne T
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Clean and cozy little place next to downtown mackinaw city. Owners very friendly and caring! Great little place to stay. Great job on the themed rooms. They are an added attraction. Highly recommended

1Thank Jesse S

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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Come and enjoy personalized service in a family owned business. Our rooms are clean and comfortable. We are within walking distance to island ferry docks, downtown shopping area, restaurants, and the Mackinaw Crossings. The Mackinac Bridge and fort are only a short stroll away. A children's play park is next door. With our location you can take in all that Mackinaw has to offer without driving your car. We are the only motel in Mackinaw City that is in the middle of the residential area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lamplighter Motel

Address: 303 E Jamet St, P.O. Box 719, Mackinaw City, MI
Region: United States > Michigan > Cheboygan County > Mackinaw City
Number of rooms: 11
Also Known As:
Lamplighter Hotel Mackinaw City
Lamplighter Motel Mackinaw City
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Mackinaw City
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“We had the Somewhere in Time Room: small and sweet”
fenmen, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The rooms are themed !”
K2240BFdebbiem, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Tell the owner during reservations what your needs are”
264bryanf, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“I liked the log cabin one.”
196charn, 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Up North theme room--in the corner which was nice and quiet”
Phins4Denver, 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
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