Where You Should Stay for Mackinac Island Adventure

St. Ignace not only offers beautiful views of the Straits of Mackinac and the Mackinac Bridge – but also a very close proximity to Mackinac Island and plenty of affordable places to stay that fit your needs. Just climb aboard one of the ferries in our lakeside town to enjoy a scenic cruise to the historic island. St. Ignace has a wide variety of hotels and bed & breakfasts that include beautiful views, landscaped gardens, and close proximity to local restaurants. Here’s your guide to finding the best place to stay for your Mackinac Island Adventure.

St. Ignace is home to miles of lake shoreline with a variety of hotels that call it home. These St. Ignace hotels offer beautiful views of Lake Huron that overlook Mackinac Island. Some even offer private balconies for your pleasure to soak up the glorious views that overlook the lake. Many of these even offer a private beach for you and your family to enjoy during your stay! Check out these lakefront hotels that are also all within a few miles from the St. Ignace’s ferry docks that take you directly to Mackinac Island.

Baymont Inn & Suites

Holiday Inn Express

Best Western Harbour Point Lakefront

America’s Best Value Inn

Breakers Resort & Beach Bar

Pines Motel

Bavarian Haus Lakefront Inn

Days Inn & Suites Lakefront

Bayview Beach Front Motel

Quality Inn – Lakefront

Firehouse Inn

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Nearest to the Ferry Docks

If convenience is what you’re looking for on your next Mackinac Island adventure, these hotels are located near both ferry services in St. Ignace: Sheplers and Starline. These ferry services are St. Ignace’s most convenient and fastest route to Mackinac Island. Loaded with a variety of amenities and rich history, these hotels are perfect if you’re looking for lodgings that are conveniently located near shops and the ferries.

Driftwood Motel

Colonial House Inn

Huron Inn

Aurora Borealis Motel

Wayside Motel

Boardwalk Inn Hotel

Budget Host Inn & Suites

Bayside Inn

Near the Mackinac Bridge

Just over the Mackinac Bridge lies St. Ignace. The area near the bridge is filled with affordable, family-friendly hotels with views of the Straits of Mackinac. This location houses plenty of trails for biking and hiking.

Cedar Hill Lodge

Sunset Motel

Normandy Motel

Super 8

Voyager Inn

Quality Inn – St. Ignace

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Free Shuttles to Ferries (and the Casino)

You don’t have to give up affordable rates and comfortable accommodations due to the car-less lifestyle that awaits you on Mackinac Island! These hotels not only offer free shuttles to both the Kewadin Shores Casino and the ferry docks, but also a wide variety of amenities such as nightly bonfires, close proximity to restaurants and shops in downtown, and much more. Check out these hotels that offer a free shuttle service to take away the stress of having to drive or find transportation!

Cedars Motel

Days Inn & Suites Lakefront

Aurora Borealis Motel

Boardwalk Inn Hotel

Normandy Motel

Voyager Inn

Kewadin Shores Casino & Hotel

The Kewadin Shores Casino & Hotel is your one stop shop for your next up north vacation. With 24-hour gaming with slots, video poker, live blackjack and more. Some rooms even come with a private balcony overlooking Lake Huron! Why Stay at the Casino in St. Ignace? Find out here!

St. Ignace offers a variety of places to stay on your next Up North adventure. Loaded with history and glorious views of Lake Michigan, these places to stay near Mackinac Island make the perfect getaway. Be sure to wear your masks in public as courtesy to you and other visitors’ health. A friendly reminder to regularly wash your hands and if you’re sick – stay home! Feel free to request a visitor guidesign-up for our newsletter, and book your stay today!