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Ray's Retreat Country Inn

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elyria
Reviewed 17 July 2011

this was our first vacation in 27 years without kids,very happy we chose rays.thank you mike and ann

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White lake
Reviewed 30 June 2011

I stayed at rays for a golf outing. I stayed in the old part. All of my friends stayed at the Hampton inn. I will never stay at rays again. The room was dirty. The bed was like sleeping on a sheet of plywood. The shower was just old. Like a old prison bathroom. If you need to check out...

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Michigan
Reviewed 12 January 2010

room was dirty. i would have gone elsewhere but was too tired to drive anymore.

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Petrolia,Ontario
Reviewed 18 December 2009

The owners and operators of Rays Retreat and Country Inn are very friendly and the atmosphere is awsome with lots of parking. I stayed there for a snomobile trip. We stayed upstairs in the newer part, the rooms could of used a vacuming as the were dead flies on the floor and under the bed. The breakfast in the morning...

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tampa florida
Reviewed 13 August 2009

Definately take a newer upstairs room, the downstairs rooms are the pits. The owner is as friendly and hospitable as they come, but lazy. He will not empty your garbage, you must take it out yourself. He will seldom vacumm or clean sinks etc. You will not get anything near traditional maid/room service. If you leave the A/C on, he...

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tiffin
Reviewed 22 May 2009

If you are looking for a snowmobile friendly place this is the only place to stay!! When they say free breakfast they mean a good hot one that keeps you going all day. You can't beat Mike and Ann Ray, They make you feel like part of their family and if you want a trip on the trails just ask....

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west unity
Reviewed 24 March 2009

I'm a snowmobiler and have been staying at Ray's since he opened the doors six years ago. You could not ask for a kinder and gentel man. His wife is fantastic, not only helping at the resort but she is on the fire department as a first responder PLUS she works in Gaylord at the finest nursing home in the...

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Reading, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 21 March 2009

I have been staying at Rays Retreat County Inn since January 2005, On average I stay their at least 5 times a year. I've been their at all times of the year from Winter (where you can't find a better place to stay if you want to snowmobile in the upper lower peninsula, the hotel is just across the road...

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HOLLAND
Reviewed 2 September 2008

I found this place on TripAdvisor, and was impressed with the two reviews that were out there, given it was about $60 per night. We were trying to save some $ on our way through to Mackinaw Island, so booked a room for two nights. I have to admit, first impressions driving in were not that great, but our room...

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michigan
Reviewed 27 August 2008

Made reservations prior to our trip, after a 6 hour ride, got there asked the owner to see the rooms. We originally reserved a king size bed, non smoking and when we got there said all he had was a smoking king room. Showed me the new rooms, not bad, and the older rooms, very poor. We decided to ride...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Ray's Retreat Country Inn

Address: 9311 Old 27 South, Gaylord, MI 49735
Region: United States > Michigan > Otsego County > Gaylord
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Country Inn Gaylord
Gaylord Country Inn
Ray's Retreat Country Inn Gaylord, Michigan
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“I didn't see the upper room but apparently they are in better shape as they were built in the 90's”
 of 5 bubbles lar3313, 6 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Inspect the room before final payment. Even of you have reserved it, if it isn't clean then dispute it with the credit card company.”
 of 5 bubbles YellowTriker, 6 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Stay on the back side (East)”
 of 5 bubbles GeorgeH351, 5 Aug 2012 | Read review
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