MAGNUSON FRANKLIN SQUARE INN

820 Shelden Ave., Houghton, MI 49931 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-881-1523
2.5 Star Downtown Hotel in Houghton County
47.12186 -88.56414
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Very Good
4.0/5

Based on 135 guest reviews

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  • We have an indoor pool
  • Complimentary breakfast is offered
  • Airport shuttle available
  • The Avg. Group Discount is 6.7%!
  • Gym / Fitness Center Available
  • 104 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • Group booking rating of 6.8/10
  • 4 meeting rooms in property

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Room Types

Check Rates1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed 1 King Bed
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Check Rates1 King Bed Free Internet in Room Free Parking
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Waterside 1 King Bed
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Check Rates1 King Bed with Sofa City Side 1 King Bed
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Check Rates1 King Bed with Sofa Waterside 1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates15% Off Bar Minimum 5 Day Lead Time Pre Paid Non Cancellable King City View Free
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Check Rates15% Off Bar Minimum 5 Day Lead Time Pre Paid Non Cancellable King Limited View Free
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Check Rates15% Off Bar Minimum 5 Day Lead Time Pre Paid Non Cancellable King Sofa Waterside Free
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Check Rates15% Off Bar Minimum 5 Day Lead Time Pre Paid Non Cancellable King Waterside Free
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Check Rates15% Off Bar Minimum 5 Day Lead Time Pre Paid Non Cancellable Queen Beds City View Free
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Check Rates15% Off Bar Minimum 5 Day Lead Time Pre Paid Non Cancellable Queen Beds Limited View Free
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Check Rates15% Off Bar Minimum 5 Day Lead Time Pre Paid Non Cancellable Queen Beds Waterside Free
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Check Rates2 Double Beds
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Check Rates2 Queen Bed City Side 2 Queen Beds
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Check Rates2 Queen Bed Limited View 2 Queen Beds
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Check Rates2 Queen Bed Waterside 2 Queen Beds
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Check Rates2 Queen Beds
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Check Rates2 Queen Beds Free Internet in Room Free Parking
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Check Rates25% Off Bar Minimum 3 Night Stay Prepaid Non Cancellable King City View Free
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Check Rates25% Off Bar Minimum 3 Night Stay Prepaid Non Cancellable King Limited View Free
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Check Rates25% Off Bar Minimum 3 Night Stay Prepaid Non Cancellable King Sofa Waterside Free
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Check Rates25% Off Bar Minimum 3 Night Stay Prepaid Non Cancellable King Waterside Free
Non-Smoking
Check Rates25% Off Bar Minimum 3 Night Stay Prepaid Non Cancellable Queen Beds City View Free
Non-Smoking
Check Rates25% Off Bar Minimum 3 Night Stay Prepaid Non Cancellable Queen Beds Limited View Free
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Check Rates25% Off Bar Minimum 3 Night Stay Prepaid Non Cancellable Queen Beds Waterside Free
Non-Smoking
Check RatesCorp ID Required To Qualify King City View Free WiFi Minifridge Coffeemaker Cabe TV
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Check RatesCorp ID Required To Qualify King Limited View Free WiFi Coffeemaker Cable TV
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Check RatesCorp ID Required To Qualify King Sofa Waterside Free WiFi Minifridge Coffeemaker
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Check RatesCorp ID Required To Qualify Queen Beds Waterside Free WiFi Minifridge Coffeemaker Cable TV
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Check RatesFlexible Rate Can Be Cancelled Without Charge 48 Hours Prior To Arrival
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Check RatesMichigan State Employee Rate On Travel Only King Sofa Waterside Free WiFi Minifridge Coffeemaker
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Check RatesStandard Room, 1 King or 2 Double Beds
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Rates shown are nightly rates before taxes and do not necessarily reflect all discounts available. The chart provides the cheapest public rates available by room type.

Local Attractions

Finlandia University (1 miles), Quincy Mine Tours (1 miles), Keweenaw Memorial Medical Center (10 miles), Portage Lake, Houghton, Carnegie Museum, Michigan Technological University (1 miles), Torch Lake (7 miles), Isle Royale National Park, Dee Stadium, Keweenaw National Historic Park (2 miles), Houghton City Park (1 miles), Portage Lake Golf Course (3 miles)

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Customer Reviews of Magnuson Franklin Square Inn

4.0 out of 5. Based on 135 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

The Magnuson Hotel Franklin Square Inn, a Magnuson Hotels Affiliate, is ideally located in the center of Houghton, Michigan, right next to the towns commercial center and just a few minutes walk from a number of excellent dining and shopping venues, while the Houghton County Memorial Airport is just a short drive away. There are dozens of popular tourist attractions close to the Magnuson Hotel Franklin Square Inn, including the Isle Royale National Park, Mount Ripley ski area, Portage Lake, Quincy Mine Tours and the Dee Stadium. Further afield, but still within a short drive, notable attractions include the Keweenaw Research Center, Pavlova Wetlands Preserve, the Maasto Hiihto and Churning Rapids Nordic Ski Area, and of course, the McClain State Park on the shores of Lake Superior itself. The Magnuson Hotel Franklin Square Inn affords its guests superb facilities and maximum comforts. Each room comes with a minimum of queen sized bed, free high-speed internet access, coffee maker, cable TV with extra stations, hair dryer, iron/board, free local calls, air conditioning, alarm clock, electronic door locks and wakeup service, while pets are also welcomed and the hotel provides courteous and friendly staff 24-hours a day. Amenities available on request include free parking for cars, trucks and recreational vehicles, a business and conference center with audio visual equipment, meeting suites, airport shuttle bus, fitness center, and Laundromat services.Phone: 906-487-1700

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:2pm
Check Out:11am
Year of Last Renovation:2002
Floors:7
Rooms:104
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:104
Handicap Rooms:
Suites:7
Room Windows:Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:4
Banquet Space:Holds 275 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 1.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours:6:30am-9pm
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
individual, 4pm on the date of arrivalgroup, varies depending on the group. in most cases it's 21 days prior to the event
Nightly Parking:0
Total Taxes: 9.00%
Total Misc Fees:$0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 6.00%
Occupancy Tax: 3.00%

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
additional $20 per night with signed pet lease.


  • Air conditioning
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Central location
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Internet - wireless
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Sauna
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Spa
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV Channel: HBO
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • TV room
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

8 miles from Houghotn County Airport serviced by SkyWest/United Airlines.Complimentary shuttle service provided by hotel

Local Shuttle Info: complimentary shuttle service provided by hotel24 hour as scheduled, 8 miles, complimentary

Airport Shuttle? Yes! There is an airport shuttle.
Previously known as:
Best Western Franklin Square Inn

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