Best Western Plus Dockside Waterfront Inn

505 South Huron Ave., Mackinaw City, MI 49701 United States (USA)
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2.5 Star Property
45.776840 -84.726570
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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:
"Terrific Location"
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Spacious room, good breakfast, onsite parking.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
30-Jun-2024 Verified Review, stayed from Wed Jun 26 to Fri Jun 28 2024 at a $529.99 average nightly rate.
"The room was clean, comfortable. The staff was friendly. Very Affordable"
Overall Score5.0/ 5
So happy we stayed here and will be back. Beautiful room, Breakfast and Friendly Faces to greet you! Across the street awaits the Sheplers parking lot ready to take you over to the Docks. Enjoy your Trip!
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
23-May-2024 Verified Review, stayed from Sun May 19 to Mon May 20 2024 at a $90.99 average nightly rate.
"The hotel is clean, and staff are friendly and helpful. Great Place to Stay."
Overall Score5.0/ 5
The hotel is clean, and staff are friendly and helpful. Plan to stay again next year!
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
21-May-2024 Verified Review, stayed from Fri May 17 to Sun May 19 2024 at a $226.99 average nightly rate.
"Excellent Rooms"
Overall Score3.0/ 5
The room was excellent.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
19-Apr-2024 Verified Review, stayed from Tue Apr 16 to Thu Apr 18 2024 at a $104.99 average nightly rate.
"Quiet and clean hotel on the water."
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Quiet place on the water. Very clean. Great sunrises. No issues.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
19-Jun-2023 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Jun 16 to Sat Jun 17 2023 at a $283.99 average nightly rate.
4.0 out of 5. Based on 672 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 miles Traverse City 100 miles Detroit 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.

Suggested AI Generated Itinerary

    Day 1

  • Breakfast: Darrow's Family Restaurant - Start your day with a hearty breakfast at this local favorite, located 0.3 miles away.
  • Lunch: The Lighthouse Restaurant - Savor a variety of seafood dishes while overlooking the Mackinaw City Marina, only 0.4 miles from the hotel.
  • Dinner: The Keyhole Bar & Grill - Enjoy delicious American cuisine with a waterfront view, just 0.2 miles from the hotel.
  • Activity: Mackinaw Bridge Museum - Explore the history of the iconic Mackinac Bridge through exhibits and interactive displays, located just 0.1 miles away.
  • Day 2

  • Breakfast: Java Joe's Cafe - Start your day with a freshly brewed coffee and a tasty breakfast sandwich, just 0.3 miles away.
  • Lunch: The Mackinaw City Bakery - Grab a quick and delicious sandwich or pastry from this local bakery, located 0.2 miles from the hotel.
  • Dinner: The Pink Pony - Indulge in delicious seafood and cocktails at this waterfront restaurant, situated 0.5 miles from the hotel.
  • Activity: Old Mackinac Point Lighthouse - Visit this historic lighthouse and enjoy panoramic views of the Straits of Mackinac, only 0.6 miles away.
  • Day 3

  • Breakfast: The Pancake Chef - Delight in fluffy pancakes and other breakfast favorites at this charming restaurant, just 0.4 miles away.
  • Lunch: The Mackinaw City Ice Cream Co. - Treat yourself to a delicious ice cream cone or sundae from this local ice cream shop, situated 0.2 miles from the hotel.
  • Dinner: The Depot - Experience a unique dining atmosphere in a historic train depot while enjoying a variety of American dishes, located 0.3 miles from the hotel.
  • Activity: Mackinaw City Trolley Tour - Hop on a trolley and explore the city's landmarks and attractions, starting just 0.1 miles away from the hotel.

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?

Sorry, this hotel does not offer AAA hotel discounts at this time.

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 2 Queen Beds Full Breakfast Non-Smoking Lake Front

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.

Testimonials:

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"The meeting was held on May 1st and it was great! The accommodations rec'd lots of compliments and the staff there were terrific to work with! I will be recommending your website to others in AmeriGas who schedule meetings." J.B. - Sacramento, CA

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