Best Western Plus Dockside Waterfront Inn

505 South Huron Ave., Mackinaw City, MI 49701 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-760-7718
2 Star Property
45.77684-84.72657
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Room Types

Check Rates1 Bedroom Suite Disability Accessible Pool View
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Non-Smoking
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Check Rates1 King Bed Accessible Poolside Kingbed
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Check Rates1 King Bed Courtyard Jacuzzi Full Breakfast
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Courtyard View
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Check Rates1 King Bed Courtyard View with Jacuzzi
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Check Rates1 King Bed Jetted Tub Courtyard Area
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Jetted Tub Lakeside
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Lake View
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Check Rates1 King Bed Lakefront Jacuzzi Full Breakfast
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Check Rates1 King Bed Lakefront Sofa Bed Full Breakfast
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Check Rates1 King Bed Mobility Accessible Comast Rollsh Poolsd Full Breakfast
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Check Rates1 King Bed Mobility Accessible Communication Assistance Roll in Shower Poolside Fu
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Check Rates1 King Bed with Sofa Bed Lakeside with Sofa Bed
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Check Rates1 King Bed with Sofa Bed Lakeside with Sofa Bed 1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
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Check Rates1 King Mobility Accessible Roll in Shower
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Check Rates2 Queen Beds Courtyard Full Breakfast
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Check Rates2 Queen Beds Lake Front Full Breakfast
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Check Rates2 Queen Beds Lakeside
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Check RatesCourtyard King Size Bed
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Check RatesFamily Room 2 Queen Beds Lakefront Sofa Bed Full Breakfast
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Check RatesKing Room with Roll in Shower Disability Accessible Pool View
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Check RatesQueen Room with 2 Queen Beds and Sofa Bed Lake View
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Check RatesQueen Room with 2 Queen Beds Courtyard View
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Check RatesStandard Room, King or Two Doubles
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Check RatesSuite 1 King Bed
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Check RatesSuite 4 Queen Beds
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Check RatesSuite 4 Queen Beds Courtyard 5th Bed Sofa Bed 2baths
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Check RatesSuite Multiple Beds Accessible Poolside with Sofa Bed
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Check RatesSuite Multiple Beds Accessible Poolside with Sofa Bed 4 Queen Beds and 1 Double Sofa Bed
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Check RatesSuite Multiple Beds Courtyard Area
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Local Attractions

Mackinac Island, Fort Michilimackinac, Mackinac Bridge, Fort Mackinac, Lake Huron, Lake Michigan, Fort Michilimackinac, Mill Creek, Mackinac Bay Trading Company, Mackinaw Crossings, Dixie Saloon, Oreilly's Irish Pub

Verified Reviews of Best Western Plus Dockside Waterfront Inn

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Sink don’t drain. A little outdated. But comfortable."
Overall Score3.0/ 5
Not a bad stay, but hoped rooms would be more updated.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
27-Sep-2020 Verified Review, stayed from Sat Sep 26 to Mon Sep 28 2020 at a $254.99 average nightly rate.
"Stated for two nights. It was wonderful."
Overall Score5.0/ 5
The staff was great. Andy at the front desk was exceptional. Room was nice, clean. Housekeeping was very friendly. We had a first floor room on the lakeside. Walked right into the beach, it was very nice. Would definitely stay there again.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
05-Jun-2020 Verified Review, stayed from Tue Jun 02 to Wed Jun 03 2020 at a $84.99 average nightly rate.
"Relaxation"
Overall Score4.0/ 5
The people, staff, rooms, breakfast was above all expectations.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
16-Oct-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Sat Oct 12 to Mon Oct 14 2019 at a $129.01 average nightly rate.
4.0 out of 5. Based on 1180 guest reviews

Property Description

Going off the grid doesn't mean you have to be miles away from civilization when you select this incredible Mackinaw City hotel.BEST WESTERN Mackinaw City redefined what a "resort beach property" really means. We're close to Pellston Airport but also right on the beach. Sashay from your perfect spot on the beach to the airport in time to catch that early flight. We're also close to downtown shopping and dining if you're up for painting the town red or you need to pick up some souvenirs.This Mackinaw City hotel has everything travelers need to feel right at home. We're close to I-75 and Mackinaw Bridge, so zipping around town or checking out other local beaches is a breeze. We're also close to the ferry docks if a romantic cruise is on the agenda. BEST WESTERN PLUS Dockside Waterfront Inn blends comfort and quality with a great low price. Mackinaw Island is an oasis near the city. Car shows, beer and wine festivals, and other festivals of all types are just a few of the events that draw crowds from around the country. You'll feel right at home at this Mackinaw City hotel no matter what you're in town for.We're right on the beach of Lake Huron, so it's just a few steps to the water from your Mackinaw City hotel. Business meetings happen here, but even those guests here on business are in the mood to check out the sights. Access to waterparks make this region particularly popular for families. Pirates Adventure, Castaway, Emerald Cove, and Thunder Falls are calling your name.BEST WESTERN Mackinaw City also dishes up a delicious, complimentary breakfast. Dig into platefuls of piping hot waffles and eggs, stacks of sweet pastries, fresh fruits, hot and cold cereals and yogurt. Complete your meal with 100% Arabica coffee and chilled juices.Reserve your next stay with BEST WESTERN PLUS Dockside Waterfront Inn for a perfect trip!

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 03:00
Check Out: 11:00
Year of Last Renovation: 1998
Floors: 4
Rooms: 114
Corridors: All Rooms Have Exterior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 114
Handicap Rooms: 0
Suites: 29
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 0
Meeting Space: 0 sq. feet
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.5 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
FEMA Approved: Yes
Pool Info:
Indoor Pool Open 9:00 AM to 12:00 AM Midnight
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
72 Hours by noon for indivduals reservations. Group cancellation is 1 month.
Nightly Parking: 0
Typical Group Deposit: 300
Total Taxes: 11.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 6.00%
Occupancy Tax: 2.00% (Occupancy Tax)
City Tax: 3.00% (Destination Marketing Fee)

Amenities / Features


  • Internet - wireless
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Laundry facilities
  • Office or business center
  • Fax available
  • Elevator
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Jacuzzi
  • Ironing facilities
  • Alarm clock
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Hairdryer available
  • Refrigerator
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa

Airport & Shuttle Information

Pellston airport 17 milesTraverse City 100 milesDetroit Metro 240 miles

Local Shuttle Info: Free shuttle service available to the Mackinac Island Ferry Docks, and Casino. Group Transportation options can be set up with the sales department.

Breakfast Information

Deluxe Hot Breakfast Bar is included with your stay. Our Breakfast Includes Daily Choice of Eggs, Ham or Sausage, Make your own Belgian Waffle, County Biscuits and Gravy, Fresh Fruit, yogurt, assorted Pastries, Selection of Hot and Cold Cereals, Fresh Juice, Coffee, Tea, Hot Chocolate, and more!

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Sorry, pets are not allowed.

Parking Info

Free on-site parking

Internet / WiFI

Complimentary Wi-Fi access in guest rooms and public areas.

About Best Western Plus

  • Best Western Plus offers upgraded bath amenities, an in-room mini-fridge, and a spacious work desk
  • Fitness room, laundry room, and business center also available
  • FREE high-speed internet, local calls, and long distance access
  • Breakfast is available
  • For the upper mid-scale market, including upgraded amenities and enhanced style and comfort.

The Best Western Plus highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Previously known as:
Best Western Plus Dockside Waterfront

FAQs about Best Western Plus Dockside Waterfront Inn

What time is check in?

Check in time is 03:00 based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 11:00 based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does Best Western Plus Dockside Waterfront Inn have?

There are 114 sleeping rooms in the hotel.

What kind of breakfast is at Best Western Plus Dockside Waterfront Inn?

Deluxe Hot Breakfast Bar is included with your stay. Our Breakfast Includes Daily Choice of Eggs, Ham or Sausage, Make your own Belgian Waffle, County Biscuits and Gravy, Fresh Fruit, yogurt, assorted Pastries, Selection of Hot and Cold Cereals, Fresh Juice, Coffee, Tea, Hot Chocolate, and more!

What parking is available at Best Western Plus Dockside Waterfront Inn?

Free on-site parking

How much does internet cost?

Complimentary Wi-Fi access in guest rooms and public areas.

Can I get a AAA rate at Best Western Plus Dockside Waterfront Inn?

Yes, they have stay dates that support AAA hotel discounts. Example room type: AAA CAA Rate 1 King Bed Courtyard Jacuzzi Full Breakfast

Can I get a Senior or AARP rate at Best Western Plus Dockside Waterfront Inn?

Yes, they have stay dates that support Senior hotel discounts. Example room type: Senior Rate Citizens 55yrs Plus or AARP ID 1 King Bed Courtyard Jacuzzi Full Breakfast

Is there a pool at Best Western Plus Dockside Waterfront Inn?

Yes, there is a pool on-site at the property. Indoor Pool Open 9:00 AM to 12:00 AM Midnight.

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