Magnuson Hotel Franklin Square Inn

820 Shelden Avenue
Houghton MI 49931
91 Reviews

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  • Mon: 12am-12am
  • Tue: 12am-12am
  • Wed: 12am-12am
  • Thu: 12am-12am
  • Fri: 12am-12am
  • Sat: 12am-12am
  • Sun: 12am-12am


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Free internet complimentary airport shuttles and on-site dining greet guests at the non-smoking Magnuson Hotel Franklin which sits at the gateway of the Keweenaw Peninsula in downtown Houghton. All 104 rooms in the seven-story non-smoking hotel feature cable TV free high-speed internet coffeemakers and hairdryers. The hotel's top-floor restaurant offers spectacular views of Keweenaw Waterway and Mont Ripley Ski Hill. Guests come off the slopes to the hotel's indoor pool hot tub and sauna. Added perks include an on-site fitness center tanning facility and massage therapy services. There's a business center on the premises and conference space is available on the hotel's top floor. Pets are welcome for an additional fee. Parking is free as is the airport shuttle. The Magnuson is centrally located on U.S. 41 in downtown Houghton. You'll find a number of restaurants shops and parks within walking distance. The hotel is a half-mile from Michigan Technological University and less than two miles from Finlandia University. Mont Ripley Ski Hill is less than three miles away. Mount Bohemia is a one-hour drive from the hotel. Houghton County Memorial Airport is eight miles away and Austin Straubel International Airport is 216 miles away. our guests praise the Magnuson Hotel's "friendly staff" and "excellent location" that sits "close to shops and restaurants."