Helpful Info for Your Western Michigan B&B or Guest House Stay

We trust that you are looking forward to your visit to The Lewis House Bed and Breakfast Guest Rooms or Guest Houses, and want you to have a pleasant stay. To help prevent surprises, please take a look at the policies of our premier west Western Michigan B&B and vacation homes before you arrive.

Covid-19: The safety and well-being of our guests and staff are the highest priority at The Lewis House Bed and Breakfast. As we navigate our way through the COVID-19 virus we have implemented procedures that have elevated our already high standards of cleanliness, and are following Michigan’s Safe Start Plan. While your innkeepers Greg and Debi have both been fully vaccinated, we continue to take the virus seriously and to keep our guests safe. Masks are required in public areas of the inn, and we ask that you maintain 6 feet distance from other guests. Breakfast is served socially distanced inside, or guests may enjoy breakfast on the patio.

Western Michigan B&B and Guest House Policies

Reservations:

  • To reserve a room at The Lewis House Bed & Breakfast or our Vacation Homes you may:
    • Call us toll free at (844) 854-6424 between 9am-9pm EST (note: if you happen call during breakfast time, leave us a message and we’ll call you right back!)
    • Reserve online by following the “check availability” link
  • Reservation must be secured with a valid credit card. We accept most major credit cards, including Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover.
  • All gift card cards, coupons, vouchers, and/or gift certificates must be declared at time of booking.
  • Deposit of one night rate plus taxes is due AT RESERVATION via credit card. The remaining balance is due AT CHECK IN by credit card.

Arrival/Departure:

  • Check in is between 4:30pm-6:00pm EST. We generally cannot accommodate an early check in. ARRIVALS PRIOR TO 4:30pm ARE NOT GUARANTEED AN EARLY CHECK IN. If you will be arriving after 6:00pm EST, please indicate your expected arrival time during your reservation and call us immediately if that time changes so we can arrange to be here for your arrival.
  • Check out is 11am for our B&B Guest Rooms and Vacation Rentals. We apologize, but we cannot accommodate late departures.

Cancellations:

  • Cancellations for reservations must be made by phone or by email.
  • Cancellation notice received more than 2 days prior to arrival date will receive deposit refund less $35 administrative fee per room. Cancellations within 2 days before arrival date and No Shows result in forfeiture of deposit.
  • No discounts or refunds for shortened stay after arrival.

Gift Cards:

  • We happily accept gift cards/certificates issued by The Lewis House Bed & Breakfast and Michigan Lake to Lake Bed & Breakfast Association. To redeem a gift card, you must provide a credit card deposit when making your reservation. Once your gift card is redeemed at check-in, we will credit back any overpayment to the credit card on file. There are no cash refunds when redeeming gift cards from any source.
  • To purchase a gift certificate for use at The Lewis House Bed & Breakfast, click here, fill out the form and your certificate will be shipped out within 24 hours.

Visitors/Guests:

  • Only registered guests are allowed in The Lewis House Bed & Breakfast property or Guest House properties.
  • Absolutely no visitors, friends, family, guests of guests, extra people of any kind or tours are allowed.

Pets:

  • Our resident Kerry Blue Terrier, Maestro (8), is looking forward to your visit! His presence prevents us from allowing guest pets on premises, which also includes our guest houses. Please contact us for recommendations on pet boarding if you will be traveling with your pets.
  • You might see Maestro while we are walking him outside, but he is most definitely not allowed in any guest areas. You won’t meet Maestro unless you want to.
  • Allergic to dogs? Don’t worry – Kerry Blue Terriers do not shed and produce very little dander. They are low-allergen dogs that are often recommended for allergy suffering dog lovers, so they should not cause any allergy issues.

Smoking, Vaping, Open Flames:

  • Per Michigan state law and our insurance restrictions, there is no smoking or vaping of any kind of any kind or any open-flame candles allowed in or on the premises of The Lewis House Bed & Breakfast or in our Guest Houses. Violation of this policy may result in a $300 cleaning fee and you will be required to leave the property without refund.

Privacy:

  • We at The Lewis House Bed & Breakfast, The Hillside Cottage and The Blomdahl House take your privacy very seriously:
    • Information collected is not shared and is only used to provide guests with information regarding their reservation, see our privacy policy page for more info.
    • Only registered guests are allowed in or on the property. Absolutely no visitors, friends, family, guests of guests, or extra people of any kind or tours are allowed.

Lodging Rates:

  • For current rates based on your dates of stay, please use our availability calendar. Rates are subject to 11% lodging tax.
  • Guest pre-authorizes a credit card charge of the repair, replacement, or cleaning cost (plus administrative fee of $100) in case of property or furnishings damages or loss and/or excess cleaning charges resulting from their stay.
  • All rates are subject to change.

Additional B&B Guest Room Info:

  • B&B Guest Room Rates INCLUDE our full breakfast each morning of your stay. Complimentary coffee, tea and snacks are available throughout the day in our bistro room.
  • Rates INCLUDE daily housekeeping and on-site management.
  • All rates are quoted per room, per night, single or double occupancy.
  • Each guest room accommodates a maximum of two (2) adults; all guests must be at least 21 years old.

Additional Hillside Cottage Info:

  • Rates at The Hillside Cottage DO NOT include breakfast or access to the main house.
  • Rates at The Hillside Cottage INCLUDE daily housekeeping and on-site management.
  • All rates are quoted per night, single or double occupancy.
  • The Hillside Cottage accommodates a maximum of two (2) adults; all guests must be at least 21 years old.

Additional Blomdahl House Info:

  • Rates at The Blomdahl House include on-site management but DO NOT include daily maintenance, breakfast or access to the main house.
  • All rates are quoted per night, single or double occupancy. Additional charges apply to additional guests up to a maximum of 6 guests.
  • The Blomdahl House accommodates a maximum of six (6) people; children 12 and over are welcome to stay with an adult.

See you Soon!

Make your White Lake Area vacation dream a reality by booking today! Beautiful sunsets, charming downtowns, great trails, and endless waterways await. In addition, the caring and helpful guidance of your innkeepers is icing on the cake.