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Reviewed 21 November 2016

We rented a room for 2 nights and we were so very surprised by how clean and nice the room was. The Breakfast room served plenty of both hot and cold items. Also they have a really nice indoor pool and hot tub. The owners are so very friendly and always ask if there is anything you need. I can...

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Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 13 October 2016

I travel in Michigan on business often. Sam has the Portland River Trail in his back yard, which was perfect for walking or jogging. After my walk, I soaked in the hot tub ordered a pizza and relaxed in my room; which was spacious and comfortable. If you are wanting an inexpensive but comfortable place to overnight on business, I...

1Thank DougNetGain
Essex, Canada
Reviewed 7 October 2016

My husband and I were travelling close to Lansing and looking for a place to stay that was inexpensive but still clean and well-kept. We were pleasantly surprised with American Heritage Inn. We were greeted at reception by Sam Patel with a friendly smile and helpful attitude. He was very pleasant and even provided us with a free beverage after...

1Thank Dani E
Lansing, Michigan
Reviewed 28 September 2016

We asked for a room away from the highway traffic noise- it was very quiet. If you want a microwave and freig you should request it when booking not all rooms have them. Room was very clean. Pool was large. Breakfast had good variety. There is a walking trail that almost backs up to the property that is very nice....

1Thank cmillerfitness1
Reviewed 19 September 2016

My friend and I stayed at the American Heritage Inn on 9/17/16 and were greeted by a cheerful Sam Patel. He was expecting my friend who the name was under. He was most helpful and even offered us a cold beverage as it was after hours. Room was clean, staff was very nice and the breakfast was great too. Nice...

1Thank grr8one
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Very friendly people we stayed two weekends in a row and they knew who we were. Quiet and clean. will stay again. Will tell others about our stay. Good Breakfast, clean tables. Cable tv. wifi coffee and clean bathroom.

1Thank proctor_49601
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Nice little motel on 96 exit 77, hotel was a bit tough to find but it was an amazing experience, rooms were excellent and the front desk clerk was exteremly friendly guy, it was my first time at this motel and i loved it, this place is very quite, breakfast was nice enough, being a independent motel i enjoyed my...

1Thank Lanie J
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Stayed at the American Heritage Inn for 4 nights while visiting family in Portland, MI. The decor is a little dated but the room was very clean and the staff was very accommodating. The pool is a great size and clean. Breakfast was included and was just your basic hotel breakfast but it saved us some money so that's a...

1Thank chellbell76
Fort Worth, Texas
Reviewed 28 June 2016

We were looking for a room near Lansing without getting into the city where the moderately priced hotels were all less than desirable. We found this hotel just 15 minutes from Lansing and it is a little gem. The staff/management are very friendly and accomodating; the rooms are nice, clean smell great and reasonably priced. They have an indoor pool,...

2Thank Gayle G
Louisville, Kentucky
Reviewed 24 June 2016

Prior to finding out where our friend-family (Bannerman) was having her wedding, my wife booked The American Heritage Inn with booking .com. Turns out American Heritage Inn was where the out-of-towner's were arranged to stay. We were pleasantly surprised when the hotel was nicer than we expected. Sam, Malika, Chelsea,and Komal were very pleasant and friendly. Now, I know they...

4Thank Hector C

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to American Heritage Inn of Portland, Michigan. We have a newly renovated and updated facility. We offer great amenities and an ideal location between Grand Rapids and Lansing, Michigan capital. We are conveniently located right off of Interstate 96, Exit 77. The American Heritage Inn offers all the right amenities to make any guest feel at home. We pride ourselves on ensuring every guest is comfortable during their stay. The American Heritage Inn is only a short distance from several popular local attractions including I-96 Speedway Race Track, Michigan Historical Musuem, Grande Ledge historical lodges, Frederic Meijer Botanical Gardens. The Potter Park Zoo and the Lansing Convention Center. Our business travelers will appreciate the close proximity to General Motors Corporation, TRW Company and the Oldsmobile Plant. Several restaurants and cocktail lounges are within walking distance of our hotel. Portland, Michigan's very popular paved and well lit river trails are just outside our door. Great for getting some exercise or just to take a leisurely stroll. Outside room accommodations at American Heritage Inn include free deluxe continental breakfast with hot waffles, indoor pool with whirlpool hot tub, free hard-wired and wireless high-speed internet access, free business center in lobby, free local phone calls, cable TV with many channels to choose from, and a video game room. We also offer business travelers conveniences like free USA Today newspaper, generous work space, and access to fax and copy services. All guest rooms include coffee makers, hair dryers, irons and ironing boards. We are a pet-friendly hotel and accept small dogs for a nightly fee. Guest laundry services are also available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about American Heritage Inn

Address: 1681 E Grand River Ave, Portland, MI 48875-1673
Region: United States > Michigan > Ionia County > Portland
Price Range: RM332 - RM465 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — American Heritage Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 48
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Also Known As:
American Heritage Hotel Portland
Best Western Portland
Portland Best Western
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“All the rooms appeared to be of the same comfort and cleanliness. We heard no outside noise and we were on the first floor.”
 of 5 bubbles jjmc7, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room at the end of the hall was large and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles 101danie, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
“rooms away from highway are quieter, request when booking microwave and freig”
 of 5 bubbles cmillerfitness1, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs away from the highway, as we did in room 219.”
 of 5 bubbles grr8one, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We had a King room and it was very comfortable with a sofa bed and desk as well as the king. Very pleasant room.”
 of 5 bubbles 429gayleg, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
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