Get an overview of this hotelStately Victorian-house hotel on Mackinac Island

Right on Lake Huron

Island House Hotel stands on the waterfront of Lake Huron, a 4-minute walk from the ferry terminal and a 10-minute drive from Mackinac Island Airport. Guests can rent bikes at the front desk to explore scenic Mackinac State Park, and tour the nearby butterfly conservatory.

Restaurant and pool house

Guests are invited to begin their day on the island with breakfast in the restaurant overlooking the lake, and end it in a comfy chair on the porch. The hotel's pool house is another great place to unwind, complete with indoor pool, hot tub, and sauna.

Victorian vibe, free WiFi

Each room complements the hotel's Victorian aesthetic, with flourishes such as chintz wallpaper and floral window swags. Modern conveniences include free WiFi and mini-fridges, and upper-floor guestrooms offer peaceful harbor views and separate seating areas with sofa beds.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to an indoor pool, Island House Hotel provides a spa tub, a sauna, and a steam room. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. This hotel offers access to a 24-hour business center and meeting rooms.

Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access. This historic hotel also offers tour/ticket assistance, gift shops/newsstands, and a garden.

Island House Hotel is a smoke-free property.

  • Indoor pool
  • Steam room
  • Spa tub
  • Bar/lounge
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Picnic area
  • Elevator/lift
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Wedding services
  • Free WiFi
  • Total number of rooms - 95
  • Number of floors - 4
  • Year Built 1852
  • Number of restaurants - 3
  • Coffee/tea in lobby
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Porter/bellhop
  • 24-hour business center
  • Sauna
  • Smoke-free property
  • Garden
  • Television in lobby
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Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Room Amenities

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Cable TV service
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Air conditioning
  • Phone
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Free WiFi

Where to Eat

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning.

1852 Grill Room - This restaurant serves breakfast and dinner.

Ice House Bar and Grill - This restaurant serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Marys Bistro - This bistro serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

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Nearby Activities

An indoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna and a steam room.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Bicycle rentals on site
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Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Accessible path of travel
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No rollaway/extra beds available

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Fees

The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

We should mention

A resort fee is included in the total price displayed.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Historic Hotels of America.
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