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Jack's Livery Stable

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7754 Mahoney Ave, Mackinac Island, MI 49757
+1 906-847-3391
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Fabulous way to see the island

We'd looked up the options for getting around the island before we arrived and thought hiring a... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2016
Bradford, United Kingdom
Wonderful way to see the Island and the horses are amazing!

As a professional carriage driver for over 20 years I was bit hesitent to take the drive your own... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2016
Heather S
Palm City, Florida
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  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
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“horse and buggy” (30 reviews)
“self drive” (4 reviews)
“hour loop” (3 reviews)
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7754 Mahoney Ave, Mackinac Island, MI 49757
+1 906-847-3391
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Reviewed 29 August 2016

We'd looked up the options for getting around the island before we arrived and thought hiring a carriage from Jack's looked the best bet for the four of us. Glad to say we were right! The horses were obviously well cared for and able to...More

Thank JeannieG59
Reviewed 28 August 2016

As a professional carriage driver for over 20 years I was bit hesitent to take the drive your own horse and carriage option, but after carefully inspecting the barn, staff, horses, and equipment I felt fully confident that this is a well run carriage tour...More

Thank Heather S
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Wow, thank you Kevin and Shawn for your awesome service!!! We were welcomed with smiles and treated with kindness. Our eight year old got to live out her dream, by going for a ride on a horse all be herself today. Shawn was an amazingly...More

Thank absmith623
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We were seeking a good place for our Son and his family to rent a carriage and found Jack's Livery. They were somewhat busy, but took the time to discuss options and explain how we should proceed. They were very kind, and in addition gave...More

Thank MU S
Reviewed 16 August 2016

My family rented a self drive carriage, and it was worth the cost. We saw many parts of the island we probably wouldn't have without this. The only negative was that the horse was a bit slow at times, and we weren't able to get...More

Thank joshuy55
Reviewed 14 August 2016

We rented a four person carriage with friends, and I will say first of all that we did have a nice time and enjoyed doing it. It was nice to take a ride on the island and not be squished into the carriage tour rides...More

Thank CindyInDimondale
Reviewed 31 July 2016

My husband and I went o Mackinac Island this week and noticed right away how many horses are on the Island and how little land there is. I never once during the day saw a horse getting a drink of water. Just constantly working, puling...More

12  Thank PJ S
Reviewed 30 July 2016

We rented a self drive carriage for an hour trip around the interior. They were spot on with their recommendation for the hour loop and it took us by some of the more classic sites (though of course you can't stop and see them properly)....More

Thank Isabella-McKania
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Caleb, a long time Mackinac resident, narrated much of the tour, and gave really good insight into the inner workings of this wonderful tourist island. Sam drove the horses, narrated some (he is from Linden, Michigan), and drove us to the interior of the island,...More

Thank GoThere88
Reviewed 10 July 2016

While on our annual girls' weekend out, three friends and I spent a day on Mackinac Island. While we've all been there on numerous occasions, together and sometimes not (we've known each other for 50 years after all), for the first time we decided to...More

1  Thank Diane B
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Marilyn H
31 July 2017|
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Response from golfinggirl802 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I missed your question! I hope you had a great time & had a chance to experience Jack's Livery Stable! We took the horse drawn driverless carriage and it was $70 per hour for the 1st hour & then prorated based on your... More
Tammy C
11 January 2015|
Response from ladybugJ13 | Reviewed this property |
Wasn't too concerned about cost since I really wanted to do this. There are two routes you can take and we wanted to take the longer of the two but Queen (our horse) decided that for us, so the shorter route it was LOL! As... More