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Birchwood Inn
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Older place, but full of life. Great location. Room, grounds and pool were all clean and well maintained. Great spot to stay if you are visiting the area. M-119 is such a beautiful drive. Nice continental breakfast and staff were friendly. Would definitely stay here again, and it is quite affordable!

Room Tip: Rooms around the back are a little more private.
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  • Stayed: July 2017, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

The hotel is rundown and poorly maintained. Our toilet barely flushed and the water in the shower went from scalding hot to freezing cold in seconds. The carpet in our room was stained and the room smelled musty and moldy.

Stayed: July 2017, travelled with family
Thank JanetCincy
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Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

After a great day of skiing with my adult daughter at Boyne Highlands, we checked in at the lovely Birchwood Inn. It was after dinner . We went to the great room at the main building and watched a beautiful sunset over Little Traverse Bay. Relaxing by TV corner for some hoops and a hot cup of tea. I could stretch out on the couch and enjoy the evening. For our family , our lives are so hectic, it is lovely to have a quiet atmosphere and a good night's rest. Ready after the complimentary breakfast to hit the slopes again!!! Thank you to the friendly staff also!

Stayed: March 2017, travelled with family
Thank JCCarmichael
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Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

If you're looking for pet-friendly accommodations this is a good fit. As others have mentioned the Inn itself is outdated yet clean. We had great help from the ladies working the evening shifts. Don't forget to bring a hair dryer as those are not supplied.

Stayed: February 2017, travelled with family
Thank KillsPlants
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Reviewed 19 January 2017

I have stayed in Petoskey and Harbor Springs area many times to ski Boyne and Nubs but had never heard of Birchwood Inn. My last visit a friend recommended this quaint hotel. It is not a modern hotel, but that is the charm of Birchwood Inn. The room/ bed was very comfortable and the continental breakfast in the lodge was basic but very good.
The lodge has a fire burning, with comfortable seating. Will definitely stay at Birchwood Inn again.

  • Stayed: January 2017, travelled with friends
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Thank brenda w
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Additional Information about Birchwood Inn

Address: 7291 S Lake Shore Dr, Harbor Springs, MI 49740-8925
Region: United States > Michigan > Emmet County > Harbor Springs
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 4 B&Bs / Inns in Harbor Springs
Price Range: $107 - $176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Birchwood Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 43
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Close your eyes and picture a place to relax at in Northern Michigan. Cozy chairs, field stone fireplace, tranquil courtyard. A place with history, wood beams, and lodge decor. Throw in warm hospitality that comes naturally from a seasoned staff and you will find yourself at Birchwood Inn. Built in the early sixties as a corporate retreat for New Era Potato Chips, Birchwood Inn has been carefully preserved by the Innkeeper with the lodge aura intended by the builders. We welcome individual travelers and group gatherings alike. Birchwood Inn is perfect for family reunions, destination weddings, sporting groups, seminars, and of course corporate retreats. The philosophy of the original builder, comfortable surroundings fosters friendships, is deeply held by the Innkeeper of today. ... more   less 
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Birchwood Hotel Harbor Springs

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