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It’s easy to explore the lakes, trails, golf courses and winter recreation opportunities in northern Michigan when you stay at the Best Western Clare Hotel in Clare, Michigan. Our hotel is conveniently located in Clare, where the north begins. Zoom over the forest at Snow Snake Zip Line Tours, hit the slopes or the 18-hole course at Snow Snake Mountain Ski and Golf and enjoy easy access to Houghton Lake, Higgins Lake and local ATV and snowmobile trails. It’s just a short drive to Eagle Glen Golf Course, Firefly Golf Links and PohlCat Golf Course, as well as Soaring Eagle Casino, Kelly Shorts Stadium and the specialty shops and antique stores in Clare.

Our accessible hotel gives you more for your money and our multilingual staff would be delighted to help you discover what makes our community special. Wake up with free coffee, a free weekday newspaper and our free hot breakfast. Free Wi-Fi, a business center with copy and fax machines and a desk in your room help you stay productive, while our 24-hour fitness center helps you stay active in any kind of weather. We offer guest laundry facilities and truck and bus parking.

Our welcoming guest rooms feature a refrigerator and coffee maker for your convenience. We’re a pet-friendly hotel so your four-legged friends can join you during your stay.

Hotel Amenities

Because We CareSM

Cleaning Standards

Industry-Leading Cleaning Standards

Modified Breakfast

Breakfast Service & Selections 

Low Rate Guarantee

Low Rate Guarantee

Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
We are pet friendly and allow up to two dogs in a rented room. The size limit for any one dog shall be 80 pounds. Other pet types (e.g. cats) may be allowed upon the hotel's approval prior to arrival. The pet friendly rate is $20 per day with a $150 per week maximum. A refundable cleaning and damage deposit of $150 is required upon check-in. If damage occurs or excessive cleaning is needed, the deposit can become non-refundable and the hotel may charge additionally to cover the costs of repair or cleaning.
Child Policy
Children 12 And Under Are Free In Room With One Paying Adult In Existing Bedding.


Hotel location and the surrounding area

Nearby Attractions


  • 3 mile(s) from Firefly Golf Links
  • 9 mile(s) from Snow Snake Ski & Golf, 33407 E. Mannsiding Rd., Harrison, MI 48625
  • 30 mile(s) from Dow Garden, 1809 Eastman Ave, Midland, MI 48640
  • 150 mile(s) from Mackinac Island


  • Adjacent to Ponderosa Steakhouse, Full Service, Steak House, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • Adjacent to Big Boy, Full Service, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,
  • 1 mile(s) from Chee Peng Clare, Fast Food, Chinese, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • 2 mile(s) from The Evening Post Bar & Grill, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • 2 mile(s) from 505 Cafe, Coffee Shop, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,


  • 1.5 mile(s) from District Library, Pere Marquette District Library 185 E 4th St, Clare, MI 48617
  • 15 mile(s) from Central Michigan University

Nearby Cities

  • 15 mile(s) from Mount Pleasant
  • 25 mile(s) from Midland
  • 65 mile(s) from Lansing
  • 45 mile(s) from Saginaw
  • 145 mile(s) from Mackinaw City


  • 1 mile(s) from Pettit Park, 1525 N McEwan St, Clare, MI 48617
  • 9 mile(s) from Snow Snake Ski & Golf, 3407 E Mannsiding Rd, Harrison, MI 48625


  • 1 mile(s) from Downtown Clare
  • 3 mile(s) from Jay's Sporting Goods
  • 8 mile(s) from Benchley's Amish Store


  • 45 mile(s) from MBS International Airport