Mackinaw Budget Inn

Self Rated: 1.5 out of 5
138 Old US 31, Mackinaw City, MI, 49701, United States of America
3.0 out of 5 rating 55 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.0

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Property Details

Property Location

Located in Mackinaw City, Mackinaw Budget Inn is within a 15-minute drive of Lake Huron and Mackinac Bridge. This motel is 14.2 mi (22.9 km) from Fort Mackinac and 0.4 mi (0.7 km) from Mackinaw City Ferry Terminal.


Make yourself at home in one of the 34 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with bathtubs or showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include desks and coffee/tea makers, and housekeeping is provided daily.


Be sure to enjoy recreational amenities, including an outdoor pool, an indoor pool, and a spa tub. Additional features at this motel include complimentary wireless Internet access and barbecue grills.


A complimentary breakfast is included.

Business, Other Amenities

The front desk is staffed during limited hours. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Lake Huron - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Mackinaw City Ferry Terminal - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Animal Tracks Adventure Golf - 1.4 km / 0.8 mi
Mackinaw Manor Haunted Mansion - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
Spy Quest Laser Maze - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
Mackinaw City Dock - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
Mackinaw Bridge Museum - 1.7 km / 1.1 mi
Icebreaker Mackinaw Maritime Museum - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi
Wawatam Park - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Colonial Michilimackinac Park - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi
Old Mackinac Point Lighthouse - 2.4 km / 1.5 mi
Jack Pine Lumberjack Show - 2.9 km / 1.8 mi
Mackinaw Heritage Village - 4.6 km / 2.9 mi
McGulpin Point Lighthouse - 5.4 km / 3.4 mi
Historic Mill Creek Discovery Park - 5.5 km / 3.4 mi

The nearest airports are:
Mackinac Island, MI (MCD) - 19.4 km / 12.1 mi
Pellston, MI (PLN-Pellston Regional) - 24.5 km / 15.2 mi

The preferred airport for Mackinaw Budget Inn is Pellston, MI (PLN-Pellston Regional).

Check-in time starts at 4pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit 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.

The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - midnight.
The check-in location differs from the property location. To check in, go to Next door at the Starlite Budget Inn
If you are planning to arrive after midnight please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • Pool access available from 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM.

  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

  • -Free breakfast
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Spa tub
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -Free self parking
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Total number of rooms - 34
  • -Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • -Outdoor pool - 1
  • -Number of floors - 2
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Indoor pool