Get an overview of this hotelRiverfront hotel with free breakfast and free airport shuttle


Situated on a river, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Houghton–Hancock Bridge, Michigan Technological University, and Rozsa Center for the Performing Arts. A.E. Seaman Mineral Museum and Mont Ripley Ski Area are also within 2 mi (3 km).

Hotel Features

This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, an indoor pool, and a fitness center. Free WiFi in public areas, free self parking, and a free airport shuttle are also provided. Other amenities include a bar/lounge, a spa tub, and coffee/tea in the lobby.

Room Amenities

All 104 rooms boast deep soaking tubs and offer free WiFi and flat-screen TVs. Guests will also find cable TV, room service, and coffee makers.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to an indoor pool, Magnuson Hotel Franklin Square provides a spa tub and a fitness center. The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A complimentary breakfast is offered. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business-related amenities consist of a business center and meeting rooms. This Houghton hotel also offers coffee/tea in the lobby, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and laundry facilities. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Magnuson Hotel Franklin Square is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Free airport transportation 
  • Conference space 
  • Total number of rooms - 104 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Number of floors - 7 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Restaurant Restaurant 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Business center 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Meeting rooms 3 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free self parking 
  • Spa tub 
  • Indoor pool 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free local calls 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Cable TV service 

Where to Eat

A complimentary breakfast is offered.

Magnuson Hotel Franklin Square has a restaurant on site.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

An indoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a fitness center.

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

  • Downhill skiing nearby 


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

  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Braille or raised signage 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at 6 AM

Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM


Check-out time is 11:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 6.00 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for USD 6.00 per night.


Pets allowed

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.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Pet fee: USD 20 per pet, per night
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: USD 6.00 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 6.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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