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Bay Inn Petoskey

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  • Excellent45%
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  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
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“honor system”(2 reviews)
“nice reprieve”(2 reviews)
“roadside motel”(2 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast included
Pool
Restaurant
2 Star accommodation
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All reviewshonor systemnice reprieveroadside motelpulled upbeautiful viewcomfortable rooma lovely staybike pathwatch the sunsetcharming placestay there againfall colorsshirleyverneamenitiescharlevoixbay
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Reviewed today

Great choice for lodging that is clean, comfortable, vehicle parking right out front, great housekeeping personnel & receptive attentive office staff....*would certainly stay there again......location is easy to access....

Thank Elaine D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were visiting friends in Petoskey where my granddaughter has visited before. She suggested we have the Sunday Brunch at the Bay Inn and it was great! So many different items from breakfast to desserts!! The one table I found included an excellent cheese plate,...More

1  Thank 431lindaz
Response from Shirley O, Owner at Bay Inn PetoskeyResponded 3 weeks ago

Sorry, Bay Inn of Petoskey, does not offer a Brunch. We do have a vintage Inn that over-looks Lake Michigan. Please keep us in mind for a future stay. Happy Trails, Shirley and Verne Osterlund, owners

Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

We chose this hotel for the price, and also enjoyed the view of the bay. Just know that the hotel is across the street from the bay but it’s still a pretty view. We sat out on the balcony on benches in the evening to...More

Thank 10feetdiep
Response from Shirley O, Owner at Bay Inn PetoskeyResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for staying at Bay Inn of Petoskey...our charming little Inn over looking Lake Michigan. The historic area of Petoskey does take you back to a simpler time, as does our Inn. All the seasons are beautiful with fall approaching the sunsets and views...More

Reviewed June 29, 2018

Arrived on a Friday afternoon, was quoted $199 a night single. After some discussion the owner reduced the rate to $180 cash. To me, that's awfully expensive for a simple small room in a 1950s vintage roadside motel with no amenities. The room was clean...More

1  Thank solotravellerCanada
Response from Shirley O, Owner at Bay Inn PetoskeyResponded 3 weeks ago

Bay Inn of Petoskey, our little vintage Inn, with all guest rooms over-looking Lake Michigan, offers premium bedding, spacious guest rooms, with white bedspread, wi-fi, microwave, small refrigs and cable TV.and full baths. Our staff works hard along side Verne and Shirley, owners, to provide...More

Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

This is our 2nd time staying here. We love it. It's clean and comfy. No crazy extra to Jack up the price. The people that run it are always polite. This will be the only place when we come to snow board at Boyne.More

Thank spellboundmama
Response from Shirley O, Owner at Bay Inn PetoskeyResponded January 23, 2018

Thank you! Verne and I along with staff work daily to provide clean and comfortable guest rooms at reasonable pricing. The views of Lake Michigan are so beautiful in the winter...especially from every guest room with picture windows. Hope you folks return soon. Safe travels,...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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US$94 - US$206 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$94 - US$206 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room & Suite (14)
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Scott S
July 10, 2016|
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Response from Shirley O | Property representative |
Sorry no dogs/pets allowed on property. All guests rooms over-look Lake Michigan with patios for viewing sunsets. If you decide to travel without pets we would be happy to have you stay a our quaint Inn. Thanks for the... More
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"If you can do stairs, the view of the bay is better on the 2nd level."
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"Ask for second floor if available"
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"Probably the second floor, one in our party could not negotiate the steps, loved our first floor room."
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"We had a downstairs room, which was convenient, but we could hear the noise of people in the room above us."
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