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Mountain Valley Lodge

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we are a family operated, 20 room lodge nestled in the woods. We have a recreation room for our guests that has a full sized kitchen for guest use, as well as ping-ping, a pool table, a pinball game, card table and televisions. There are charcoal grills and a large fire ring for campfires. located near Crystal mountain, many lakes and rivers, hiking/biking trails, and snowmobile trails. we are just a short drive from Lake Michigan and the Sleeping Bear Dunes!
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Getting there
Blacker Airport35 km
Traverse City Airport41 km
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

Needed a semi-emergency place to stay and booked the Mountain Valley Lodge two days ahead. Cost $137 total for a room with two queen-sized beds, smelled of warm butter, had a very loud air conditioner and basic facilities. TV had a wide Direct TV selection....More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Reviewed 5 January 2018

This is a great family run business. The owners are great people and you can tell they have put a lot of work into the place since buying it and continue to do improvements and upgrades all the time! It's a great place to stay...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank Amber L
Response from Kym R, Owner at Mountain Valley LodgeResponded 8 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review! We have made many improvements and have plans for many more in the future! We truly enjoy meeting new people and running the lodge! 😊

Reviewed 20 July 2017

We chose this motel due to the good reviews and location close to Frankfort and Sleeping Bear Dunes areas. The Rooms are basic, but this is a "motel" after all, not some pricey, snooty resort hotel. We got a clean room, clean bathroom, nice towels,...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank Suzanne V
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We stayed here for one night because we wanted to take our son to the Alpine coaster at Crystal Mountain. But we didn't want to pay the high prices at Crystal Mountain, so we stayed at the only other motel in the area. This is...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank JorgeCurioso
Reviewed 8 April 2017

A couple buddies and I stayed here for a few nights on a fishing trip. This is the first time I have stayed here since the new owners took over. Owners Kym and Luke were very accommodating. I tripped and fell in the river one...More

Date of stay: April 2017
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Response from Kym R, Owner at Mountain Valley LodgeResponded 11 April 2017

Thank you for such a great review. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope to see you again.

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"Coffee is available in the OFFICE in the mornings, not in the rooms. But owners are wonderful, friendly..."
20 Jul 2017
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"if you want wifi, get a room near the office"
16 Aug 2016
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"It's all good...."
2 Aug 2016
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"3 miles from Crystal Mountain."
1 Aug 2016
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