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Paw Paw, Michigan
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We (a group of 8) stayed at the Birchwood Inn for, our second time, from September 9-12, 2016. We booked the same room that we had last year, top floor King bed room with refrigerator and balcony. The room was exactly how we remembered it, comfortable, clean and inviting.The staff at Birchwood Inn is very helpful and nice. We have...

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Pelham Manor, New York
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Let me begin by saying that I have never given a bad review before. I really wanted to like Birchwood Inn, as it has promise. While rustic in appearance and upkeep, that was not the issue. (Other reviewers had commented negatively about this, so I had no illusions and had an idea of what to expect; I wasn't staying at...

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Lecanto, Florida
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Great location, quiet, clean, situated amidst an equestrian farm. It's rustic which some reviewers don't understand. We reserved a two bedroom suite which was spacious and private as it separate from the motel. Owner is on site, available and friendly. Beds were very comfortable and clean. Did not try the pool. The continental breakfast was standard donuts, bagels muffins toast...

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Bullard, Texas
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

We stopped for one night, having been at Pond Hill Farm all afternoon. This is a well maintained, older property. It is clean, not immaculate. The front desk employees were very cordial and helpful. We used an outdoor table to play board games. I felt good about the cost ($120) because it's a very expensive area.

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Oxford, Georgia
Reviewed 22 July 2016

We were in town for a family reunion and stayed here because were told it was rustic yet clean, and that it was the closest and most affordable nearby. Well, I may have been spoiled by other lakeside places I stayed for exactly the same money, but this place is seriously overpriced for what it is. NOTHING in this hotel...

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Traverse City, Michigan
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Big rooms, quiet setting, some rooms have a patio with privacy. Outdoor heated swimming pool very clean. Fire pit with seating and lots of wood to burn. Swings for children and pet friendly. Only a few minutes drive to Harbor Springs for some shopping, food and sights.

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Hammond, Indiana
Reviewed 5 July 2016

I'm glad we chose Birchwood Inn over one of the chain hotels in the area. The location is lovely and quiet and our accommodation was a fair price for the time of year. Our rooms were clean, and very large with 2 bathrooms and a separate living room with a small fridge and microwave. We would stay again. WIFI worked...

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Petoskey, Michigan, United States
Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

While it is beautifully well kept in a very peaceful aria there were some big issues we had. There seemed to be very little staff, there was no refrigerator or microwave even though we paid extra for a room with one, and there is a light continental breakfast at best, meaning we had to change our whole days plans to...

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Birmingham, Michigan
Reviewed 2 February 2016 via mobile

Perfect for a short ski weekend. It's not the Ritz, but a homey, lodgey kind of place...very up north. I thought it was pretty cool, but if you want modern decor, then this is not your spot. For me, cleanliness is a number one priority and it was clean. For the price, you can't go wrong. It is centrally located...

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Mackinac Island
Reviewed 16 December 2015

We woke up to deer grazing in the beautiful countryside behind the Inn. The property was a hidden treasure just outside a great, romantic town. The bed was very comfortable, the room was huge and the property situated next to beautiful fields and wooded areas was lovely.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Close your eyes and picture a place to relax at in Northern Michigan. Cozy chairs, field stone fireplace, tranquil courtyard. A place with history, wood beams, and lodge decor. Throw in warm hospitality that comes naturally from a seasoned staff and you will find yourself at Birchwood Inn. Built in the early sixties as a corporate retreat for New Era Potato Chips, Birchwood Inn has been carefully preserved by the Innkeeper with the lodge aura intended by the builders. We welcome individual travelers and group gatherings alike. Birchwood Inn is perfect for family reunions, destination weddings, sporting groups, seminars, and of course corporate retreats. The philosophy of the original builder, comfortable surroundings fosters friendships, is deeply held by the Innkeeper of today. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Birchwood Inn

Address: 7291 S Lake Shore Dr, Harbor Springs, MI 49740-8925
Region: United States > Michigan > Emmet County > Harbor Springs
Price Range: RM409 - RM622 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Birchwood Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 43
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Birchwood Hotel Harbor Springs
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“Second story rooms accessible by outside stairs only.”
  • step outside, look next door
JimO2, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The suite was a great choice and very private albeit more than a standard room rate as you would expect.”
micros2014, 17 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Don't request a "Closet Room"”
ErnestM356, 14 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Ask questions as there are several buildings.”
carolyn1938, 17 Aug 2015 | Read review
“We stayed in 44. It's right next to the Fireside room, the breakfast bar and the lobby. It was perfect for me and my son and wife.”
Dave-1A1, 9 Jul 2015 | Read review
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