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Armonk, New York
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rooms are spacious. Front desk great. Walking distance to ferry. Great restaurants all around. perfect either in the summer or winter. In the summer hotel close to the beaches. Blue bay is also great in the winter for a fun weekend with your spouse.

Thank carlodsi1
New York City, New York
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Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Attention to detail throughout the property, from the moment you step from a lovely courtyard into the elegant and contemporary lobby to the art-filled hallways and the well appointed, clean and comfortable room. Highly recommended.

Thank tropicalia
Mansfield, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
Reviewed 25 October 2016

This is a gem of a find in Atlantic Highlands. We wanted somewhere within easy reach of NYC without having to pay New York prices. This place ticks all the boxes. It is spotlessly clean, tastefully decorated with large rooms and comfortable king sized beds. All rooms have a balcony and pleasant outlook. There are various teas and coffees available... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We stayed here in 2015 and came back as we liked it so much. The staff are freindly and helpful and nothing is too much trouble. The rooms are boutique style, beds luxurious, comfortable and huge! The furniture and rooms are sumptuous, clean and well cared for. The location could not be better - there is a ferry to NYC... More 

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Cherry Hill, New Jersey
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32 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

The hotel was clean, the room was large and the staff was friendly but I think that the hotel was overrated and expensive for what we got. It is in a good location with many good restaurants within walking but it wasn't better or nicer than another hotel I stayed in the next night for $125 cheaper.

Thank Ctroskoph
Haymarket, Virginia
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71 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016

The Blue Bay Inn is a darling boutique hotel in Atlantic Highlands and is walking distance to the ferry to NY City. Rooms are comfortable and well-appointed; staff is extremely accommodating. The owner of the Inn also owns two restaurants: the Copper Canyon which is attached to the Inn and the Gaslight at the end of the block. We keep... More 

Thank Patricia K
Danbury, Connecticut, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

I stayed here to be near the beach and the bike trail. It is located in a cute one street town that ends on the water. It's seemed brand new as everything was clean and fresh. The front desk was nice as well. The Execute Suite is really nice and I recommend it highly. Full kitchen with bar table top... More 

Thank Shaun B
Baltimore, Maryland
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

The Blue Bay Inn is a modern boutique hotel situated in a quaint area of the Atlantic Highlands. The location was perfect as it is convenient to several restaurants, shops and a movie theatre. Both the hotel's exterior and interior were well maintained for an 11 year-old property. Our room was spacious, modern and well appointed. The bed and pillows... More 

Thank Maria C
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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20 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2016

We had a lovely night here for our 20th. Staff was wonderful and room was comfortable and very clean. TV was not updated, but we would not have even turned it on if not for the Olympics. Keurig and ice water in lobby a nice touch too!

Thank Liz F
Red Bank, New Jersey
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Lots of good information from other reviews. Staff was very helpful in describing the nuances of each room to me, so don't just book through a site - call and you won't get disappointed! I knew my 2nd floor parlor king with balcony to the street but without refrigerator was going to have better views and a little more noise,... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ideally located in the heart of downtown Atlantic Highlands, the Blue Bay Inn is the perfect place to indulge yours desires. Within two blocks, there are 12 restaurants, a movie theatre, a playhouse, upscale boutiques, spas, hair salons, artisan shops, a coffee house and the Seastreak ferry which luxuriously shuttles back and forth to Manhattan in 35 minutes. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blue Bay Inn

Address: 51 First Avenue, near Sandy Hook, Atlantic Highlands, NJ 07716
Region: United States > New Jersey > Atlantic Highlands
Price Range: $220 - $334 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Blue Bay Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 27
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Blue Bay Hotel Atlantic Highlands
Blue Bay Atlantic Highlands
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“front rooms have the better view, there is currently building work to rear of hotel”
 of 5 bubbles lindakelly007, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are lovely and have balconies”
 of 5 bubbles 47LindaK, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Front facing rooms are a little noisier, but we love the little balconies in the front and enjoy watching the passersby.”
 of 5 bubbles PatriciaK815, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Book early so you can get a better rate, and a king bed. We had two doubles, which was fine, but that is due to our late booking.”
 of 5 bubbles Y9287RZjamies, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“I think a high floor room with the ocean view would be nice...”
 of 5 bubbles zhybak, 22 Jul 2016 | Read review
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