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Fort Myers, Florida
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed for a week and can't say enough good things about Papin's ! Our cabin was a work of art with imperfect artistic touches and super comfy for 5 girls. Kitchen was fully stocked with every cooking item we needed. Firewood is included and a fire under the stars is a must do! Go see it!

Thank LuvFL33901
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Nice place to go for fishing and kayaking no beach for swimming but a lot of trails to check out. Nice gift shops and good restaurants. Very relaxing at Papins Log Cabins. You can also bring your travel trailer if you prefer to camp. What the family really likes is the only way to get on the island is the...

Thank heypotters8
Bridgeport, Michigan, United States
Reviewed 6 May 2016

Mike, Amy and staff - We would like to express our sincere gratitude for your hospitality. Your resort provides a true northern escape which encourages relaxation, rejuvenation and just plain fun. As always, your cabins were well furnished, clean and comfortable. The sunset views from your island hideaway are second to none. The perch fishing - AWESOME!!! The Iwen Tool...

Thank StefLP
Amy B, Owner at Papins Log Cabin Resort, responded to this review

Thank you!! We really love having your group! Thank you for taking care of us and our staff! We are so happy that you enjoy your time on Drummond Island, and that we can be a part of it!

Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

My family and I really enjoyed our stay at the resort. We stayed in cabin 7 which is next to the office. We rented a pontoon and played around on the lake fishing, sightseeing, and rock hunting. The owners were nice and helpful. We were completely new to the island. We enjoyed ourselves so much we booked another cabin this...

Thank Kevin G
Amy B, Owner at Papins Log Cabin Resort, responded to this review

Hi Kevin, thank you for the nice review! We do appreciate the feedback and definitely care about our customers! So happy to hear that you rebooked! And should you ever have trouble with any appliances or ANYTHING, please don't hesitate to come find me personally! I too would like for us to add laundry facilities! I'm working on this with...

Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 6 October 2015

My beautiful wife wrangled me out of the city for a weekend away from the chaos of regular life. I agreed to go to Drummond Island with her, i wanted to see the place she spent her summers as a youth, she's been begging for years. She had told me about the friendly islanders and world class fishing along with...

Thank SchmidtOH
Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 4 October 2015 via mobile

My family vacations here yearly. Cabins are clean and quaint. Lets face it we didnt come on vacation to spend it in doors. The sunshine and fresh air are free. Spending evenings with neighbors playing cards are telling big fish stories by the fire. Kayaks to rent or boats. Great views and spectacular wildlife. Love coming here.

Thank Angie G
Amy B, Owner at Papins Log Cabin Resort, responded to this review

Thank you! We sure love having you and the family! I appreciate you taking the time to write a review!

Reviewed 4 October 2015

I have been going there for over 30 yrs. Mike and Amy have been making many improvements, and are great hosts that go out of their way to make you enjoy your stay. I stay in the same cabin every year. #2 It's old but has that cozy cabin feeling with a great view . Great fishing camp. The newer...

Thank bdfrank83
Amy B, Owner at Papins Log Cabin Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review! And thanks for coming back year after year! Its people like you that make the hard work worth it!

Reviewed 4 October 2015

I've been going to Papin's Resort for years now, usually several times a season. The location is outstanding and the fishing, especially for smallmouth is world class. I've fished from Florida to Alaska, and I can truly say when the bite is on in Scott Bay, nothing tops it. The variety of species available also makes it unique. In the...

Thank Kurt G
Amy B, Owner at Papins Log Cabin Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for the review!! We feel very fortunate that you come to stay with us! After all, how would I get such fantastic fish pictures?! Its so nice to have you here, and you even have people asking for you all the time! You're definitely like family!

Quincy, Michigan
Reviewed 4 October 2015 via mobile

Paipin's is the best place to stay on Drummond Island. Wouldn't think for staying anywhere else. Have been going here for 20+ years. Very friendly owners will help you with anything you need. The views are great and the fishing is the best!

Thank Gin H
Amy B, Owner at Papins Log Cabin Resort, responded to this review

Thank you!! Its so nice to see you guys year after year! I appreciate that you took the time to write us a review!

Cape Coral, Florida
Reviewed 1 October 2015 via mobile

Toilet....needs repair. No heat....wear and tear on the cabin.....I guess people have not experienced better. Clean, but worn. I guess you get what you pay for...prices aren't bad....but things could have been better. Rough it with a cabin....

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Amy B, Owner at Papins Log Cabin Resort, responded to this review

I'm not sure which cabin you stayed in, but we do make repairs when we are notified of them. Also, ALL of our cabins have heat. If you weren't sure how to turn it on, you just have to ask. Sorry that you didn't enjoy your stay. And yes, our cheaper cabins are worn, that's why they are still cheap!...

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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Drummond Island, Michigan and Papin's Log Cabin Resort. We are a family run resort where friendliness is guaranteed. Fishing and hunting are excellent and the sunsets along Drummond Island's shoreline will keep you coming back for more. Whether you are planning an Upper Peninsula vacation or a hunting and fishing trip with friends, we have the right accommodations for your needs. We have all types of accommodations, from small cottages all the way up to Full log homes that sleep 16 people each. Our marina allows you to bring your own boat, or you may rent one of ours. You get a dock slip with your cabin! Our cabins are fully furnished and each one has its own bathroom and full kitchen. Extras include, wi-fi in our office, satellite tv in all cabins, bait and ice, fish cleaning station, free firewood, and more! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Papins Log Cabin Resort

Address: 31240 S Maxton Rd, Drummond Island, MI 49726-9525
Region: United States > Michigan > Upper Peninsula > Drummond Island
Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Number of rooms: 23
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