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BEST WESTERN Inn On The Bay

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Toronto, Ontario
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I've been here for weddings and corporate events and this place never ceases to impress! The catering is out of this world delicious! The decor can completely transform the room into infinite configurations to suit any event.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow. That's all I can say. THe staff of this hotel goes way above and beyond. I believe there were 6 hockey teams of 12 year old boys this last weekend and that is no easy task. I saw some of the same staff all weekend. And they were still smiling. The rooms were clean. Beds comfortable. He restaurant amazing....

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Jason H, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Inn On The Bay, responded to this review

Hi Lisetteki, Thank you for posting such a wonderful review of our hotel. I am very proud of the employees here and the effort they put forth to make our guests feel comfortable during their stay. Many of us work long hours during busy times and I can not express my appreciation enough for the dedication shown by everyone here....

Walkerton, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

Bishop's Landing is fine dining experience with pleasant surround dining. Fast and fantastic service. Be sure to come hungry because the give you enough to do 2 meals. The food is exceptional good and they have a large selection.

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Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed at the Best Western in Owen Sound for a weekend in March. Room had 2 queen beds which were actually fairly comfortable and might have actually been queen beds, not just long doubles. Room was well equipped with a mini fridge and coffee maker, but no microwave. The room was fairly small so it would be pretty impossible...

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Orion
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Best Western Owen Sound on March 3rd and 4th because I couldn’t get a room at a good hotel closer to Blue Mountain that also had free Wi-Fi and a Fitness Center. Owen Sound is about 45 minutes way but it a good road through Thornbury and Meaford. Since we didn’t ski on Friday we called...

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Jason H, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Inn On The Bay, responded to this review

Hi vliger, Thank you for posting such a positive and detailed review of your experience in our hotel. It is great to see that you enjoyed your stay during a hockey tournament weekend as we did everything we could to ensure that all guests did. I am so very proud of the staff members working at this hotel and the...

Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great staff in all areas, restaurant and staff area are awesome and go out of their way to make your stay awesome. Internet connection very good. Continental breakfast is very good but if you decide to order from menu you receive $5 off with breakfast coupon and its a great deal and the food is very good. 3 mins from...

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Jason H, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Inn On The Bay, responded to this review

Hi Angela B, Thank you for posting such a great review of your experience in our hotel. It is great to see that you enjoyed every interaction with our staff members as well as the food and service in our restaurant. Hopefully you will have the opportunity to visit again during our beautiful summer season. We would love to have...

Norwich, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hotel very clean, very excellent staff and food in restaurant was outstanding I would return to this hotel any time, they treated our hockey team with respect even since we made some noise. i would recommend this hotel

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Jason H, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Inn On The Bay, responded to this review

Hi John S, It is great to see that you and your team enjoyed your stay in our hotel. We try to create an environment that everyone can enjoy during a hockey weekend. Hopefully you will have the chance to come back again for a future tournament or holiday with your family. We would love to have you back. Thank...

Ottawa
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Great location with a view of the bay. Easy to get to. Room was good. Clean and comfortable. Spent a great night. The staff was wonderful. From the check in process to the restaurant along with lending me a charger for my phone, staff were friendly and smiling. The restaurant was good. Breakfast was good (although I didn't get the...

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Jason H, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Inn On The Bay, responded to this review

Hi Serge B, Thank you for posting such positive comments regarding your experience at our hotel. It is great to see that you enjoyed your guest room as well as the food and service in our restaurant. We work hard to make every aspect of our guest experience a positive one and it is rewarding to see success in our...

canada
Reviewed 20 January 2017

I stay at this hotel often. It is extremely clean and the staff are very friendly and helpful. The dining room is above average and the chef often surprises the guests with a dinner feature that can easily compete with a high end gourmet restaurant. Located on Lake Huron with a beautiful view. Saw a swan swimming in the bay...

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Jason H, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Inn On The Bay, responded to this review

Hi miatamomma, Thank you for your patronage in staying with us over the years. Your business is genuinely appreciated and we are fortunate to have you as part of our family. I am thrilled to see that you enjoy our restaurant for what we have to offer in quality and service. It has come a long way with improvements over...

Halton Hills, Canada
Reviewed 15 January 2017

We stayed here over Christmas this year and again had nothing but great treatment by the check in and restaurant staff!!! Would be a great place for a company retreat or business functions. We3 also attended a wedding here a year ago and everything was perfect!! We are planning a long weekend fishing trip this summer with two other couples...

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Jason H, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Inn On The Bay, responded to this review

Hi Erik K, Thank you for posting such positive feedback regarding our hotel. I am thrilled that you enjoyed your experiences enough to speak so highly of us and return again for your fishing trip this summer. We will look forward to hosting you and your friends while you take in some of the natural beauty this area has to...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Inn On The Bay

Address: 1800 2nd Avenue East | P O Box 516, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 5RI, Canada
Region: Canada > Ontario > Grey County > Owen Sound
Price Range: $150 - $203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — BEST WESTERN Inn On The Bay 2.5*
Number of rooms: 100
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Best Western Inn On The Bay Hotel Owen Sound
Best Western Owen Sound
Owen Sound Best Western
Inn On The Bay
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