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The Ramsdell Inn

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“no elevator”(10 reviews)
“the lower level”(3 reviews)
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Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

I have stayed here twice, both during the Victorian Sleigh Bell weekend. The rooms are charming but not overly done in antique fluff. The beds a amazingly comfortable. I think I have slept the best sleep I have had in weeks. It’s nice to stay...More

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Reviewed 16 October 2017

The Ramsdell Inn will appeal to travelers who enjoy historic buildings, with a unique past, a great staff and a good location in town, Manistee has a wealth of architecturally interesting mansions, hearking back to the days of the Lumber barons. The Ramsdell Inn and...More

Thank James W
Response from Lindsey S, Owner at The Ramsdell InnResponded 18 October 2017

Hi James! We're so happy you stayed with us and Thanks for the great review! We look forward to having you as our guest again in the future!

Reviewed 1 November 2017

The Ramsdell Inn and TJ's Pub - are located in the heart of downtown Manistee. It is a beautiful restored bank building now gorgeous rooms upstairs, an historically appointed/restored lobby, a turret where I had my morning coffee, read a book and watch the city...More

Thank mihistorymassie
Response from Lindsey S, Owner at The Ramsdell InnResponded 2 November 2017

Thank you so much for joining us!! It’s so great to hear you enjoyed your time in Manistee and we can’t wait to have you back!

Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Historic hotel with nicely appointed, quiet rooms. All rooms are on upper floors and there is no elevator. Complementary snacks were a nice touch. The lobby was beautiful but under utilized. A nice touch would have been a continental breakfast Off season rate was very...More

Thank Carole H
Response from Lindsey S, Owner at The Ramsdell InnResponded 2 November 2017

Thanks Carole! We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 3 October 2017

The Ramsdell Inn was really a neat place to stay. It's in the heart of downtown and you can stroll along downtown and look at the shops. The rooms were nice and comfortable. The lobby is very cool. TJ's pub is in the basement and...More

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Free Parking
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
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US$79 - US$199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Price range
US$79 - US$199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Pamela M
2 February 2017|
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Response from Lindsey S | Property representative |
Hi Pam! Yes, our rooms are air conditioned and we ask for a 48 hour notice of cancellation. I would recommend the Dunham on the 4th floor for the best view! Thank you for contacting us and please let us know if there's... More
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Clare B
14 November 2016|
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Response from Barbara44_13 | Reviewed this property |
I am thinking the Ramsdell, being an old history icon of Manistee, it would not have the facilities that you might require. I think the Little River Cascino might be a better choice for what you need. Check with the... More
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ret1re
23 August 2015|
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Response from MarkD13 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry - but no. Ramsdell has no pet friendly rooms.
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"The only draw back would be for handicap folks there is no elevator...."
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"65 steps to get to T. J. Ramsdell Suite. Not good for folks with bad knees. Historical Site restriction..."
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"Top floor if you don't mind stairs. Highly recommend the Vogue, and the museum right down the street!"
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"You do have to climb some stairs to get to your room. It would be hard if that is a challenge in everyday..."
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