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The Shack Bed and Breakfast

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice place to visit. We got the fireplace, hot tub room and we loved it. The hot tub was amazing!! Very friendly staff. Have to get the banana splits in the evening. We didn't do much around the area. Just enjoyed the shack.

Livonia, Michigan
Reviewed 14 February 2017

What a wonderful surprise! It was everything advertised and more! We stayed in a beautiful log cabin room. It was October and the grounds were beautifully decorated as was the main lodge. The dining hall was beautifully decorated with all log cabin furniture. We had breakfast and dinner both days and the food was wonderful! They also have complimentary ice...

Thank BusyWife
Goshen, Indiana
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

What a beautiful, blessed visit! The best service from caring staff, lovely bedrooms...fun game rooms and pleasant walking paths outdoors. Meals in the grand dining room were amazing and the evening banana splits were delightful. Def a resort that does the little things that make a difference! Will certainly be back soon!

Thank Realvac
Bay City, Michigan
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Kind family and servers. Comfortable rooms with hot tubs rooms available. Paddle boats for use, weather permitting on the adjoining lake. Wonderful meals served for supper, banana splits, choose your own ice cream, etc, with Mean Marv scooping your requests. Come morning, coffee, juice and warm food, again greet your day, and get you motivated for another.......Nice getaway, quiet walks...

Thank daflern2656
Ludington, Michigan
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Found this little gem a few years ago and have returned every year for a relaxing day and evening. We stay in one of the out buildings instead of the main lodge. We always get the fireplace / hot tub room. Very large rooms! We love to go up to the main lodge and sit on the porch overlooking the...

Thank KMaeD
Hudsonville, Michigan
Reviewed 22 December 2016

We spent a lovely night in a cozy fireplace/kitchenette room in the West Livery building on Monday night. New rooms - warm, cozy log cabin walls and the rockers and the fireplace. A bonus is the bedtime snack 3 scoop banana split if you like ice cream!! Breakfast was made to order and served in the spacious dining area. The...

Thank PamDoug
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Our room was very large had a nice table two chairs, two rocking chairs, TV, refrigerator, king size bed, full bathroom and jacuzzi tub in a cove beyond the bed. Very quiet and romantic. We had homemade banana splits at 8pm, offered in price made by owners and at 8am we had breakfast included in the price. Everyone was friendly....

Thank Cheryl L
Zeeland, Michigan
Reviewed 5 December 2016

We have been coming to the Shack for about 15 years. The first time we came, it was the first time in years that I could sit in a tub without our children knocking, saying, "Mom, Mom". Since then it is our choice over the other bed and breakfasts we have tried. Very peaceful, for sleeping, walks, for getting restored....

Thank flolarry
New Lenox, Illinois
Reviewed 2 November 2016

My wife and I were visiting our friends who have a cabin in Newaygo and we wanted a place to stay. We were fortunate to stay here since a lot of the places in the area were booked. We were glad that we were able to stay here. We would recommend staying here. They have free banana splits at night...

Thank cwillini
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Great bed and breakfast. Great place to get away for the weekend or just a night. You can get a room with a hot tub and/or fireplace. Each room looks like a log cabin. The food is very delicious. Free banana splits at night.

Thank Joann P

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Hot Tub
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are more than a Hotel and not just a Bed and Breakfast with spacious 55 rooms on 100+ wooded acres on beautiful Robinson Lake in Newaygo County Michigan. We feature lake view, lake view hot tub, back view rooms and hot tub fireplace rooms. While the Shack may have started out as a small cabin on Robinson Lake, we are now a large, traditional log lodge resort with multiple lodge buildings, banquet rooms, multiple conference rooms and a business center. We also have an Heritage & Antique Museum. Conveniently ocated in Newaygo County within 1 hour of Grand Rapids or Silver Lake Dunes in Mears, less than 40 minutes from Muskegon and less than 30 minutes from Big Rapids.Just 10 minutes from Newaygo and Fremont. We offer the authentic ambiance only a log lodge can provide. Our Guests Enjoy our Famous Banana Splits Every night at 8:45PM. Our country porches welcome you to sit a while, relax, read a book, visit, enjoy the view. It's up to you; your extraordinary escape is closer than you think with a log lodge Michigan vacation getaway right here in Pure Michigan. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Shack Bed and Breakfast

Address: 2263 W 14th St, White Cloud, MI 49349-9799
Region: United States > Michigan > Newaygo County > White Cloud
Number of rooms: 55
Also Known As:
The Shack Hotel White Cloud
The Shack b&b
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“We stayed in the Livery, one of the newer buildings and we loved it! Very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles BusyWife, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Lake views are in the main lodge -- I prefer the out buildings in back.”
 of 5 bubbles KMaeD, 22 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We have tried a variety of rooms, but we enjoy a lake side room with a hot tub, upstairs.”
 of 5 bubbles flolarry, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Livery East or West. I would avoid rooms in the main dining area.”
 of 5 bubbles 614tammys, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Our room was in the Livery east with a hot tub and fire place! Was large and spacious!”
 of 5 bubbles 28ryoder, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
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