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Thunderbird Inn

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Located in beautiful and historic Mackinaw City, the Thunderbird Inn is the premier choice in accommodations. Situated less than 1 mile from the downtown area, the Thunderbird Inn boasts a quite location still within walking distance to area shops, restaurants and attractions. Offering all the amenities you have grown to love, our property offers free Wi-Fi, a complimentary breakfast, indoor seasonal pool (May 15th - Oct 15th), coffee maker, iron and ironing board, and so much more! We are a AAA approved, pet friendly (specific rooms, subject to availability) property offering the very best customer service Northern Michigan has to offer. Take advantage of our packages and discount tickets to local attractions and ferry lines to Mackinac Island. We look forward to seeing you on your next trip to the Mackinaw Area!
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Property amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Self-Serve Laundry
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Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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HOTEL STYLE
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Centrally Located
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Nice place. Clean with friendly staff. Had no problems. Had not heard of it before checking in but was pleased. Easy to find. Beds were comfortable. We stayed in off season so it was easy to get room.
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Will totally stay here again! The room was clean, ample space, and a wonderful heater! The owners are very nice as well as the manager! The breakfast was very good! The location was great and our dogs were welcome. We very much enjoyed our stay and will for surely return!!
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We checked in 12/30/2018. Our room smelled of mold and mildew. They gave us another room. The coffee pot was full of coffee grounds that went into our cups. We received another coffee pot. We left for dinner and sight seeing. Returned to our room at 10 pm. Pulled sheets back to
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When we arrived, we were told we were the only guests that night because we came in the off-season, so he asked if we wanted breakfast and what we would like. The next morning he didn't seem quite as cheerful about his offer, but the breakfast was ready, so we have no
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I was grateful to find an open motel in Mackinaw City (a ghost town in December). Pros: Open! Price reasonable. Desk staff helpful. Bed comfortable, room relatively clean. Cons: Breakfast extremely limited - basic continental with a couple microwaved items. Heater made terrible
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Single Queen Room with Jacuzzi
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Single King Room with Jacuzzi
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Yes, there is a one time, non-refundable pet fee of $25. Also, please call us directly at 231-436-5433 to book a pet friendly room.
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Are you pet friendly?
I don't know you would have to call the hotel
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5 minute drive to the ferry terminals in Mackinaw city. you could easily walk it.
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they on the water
No, they are across the street...
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What is the check in age?
21 is the check in age.
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"the hotel is in a horseshoe shape."
"Second floor room to rear property was real good."
" The tv was really too little for the size of the room & was hard to hear, but, we were not in the room that much. "
"All rooms are good."
"Avoid room 110."
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PRICE RANGE
US$65 - US$164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
best western mackinaw citymackinaw city best westernbest western thunderbird hotel
LOCATION
United StatesMichiganMackinaw City
NUMBER OF ROOMS
48
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