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The Bayfield Inn

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Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin
Reviewed 13 August 2015

We stayed in the Isaac Wing House (Emerald room), it is a house across from the Bayfield Inn. Wow, is all I can say, wonderful view of Lake Superior, a beautiful flower garden surrounds the house and great staff members. The inn is centrally located in the heart of the town, giving you easy walking access to the lake, restraurants...

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Davenport, Iowa
Reviewed 8 August 2015 via mobile

Very nice place to visit and stay. Lots to do and a great place to relax. When visiting do the evening boat cruise. Quaint restaurants to choose from. Only a couple hours from Duluth MN. You will loke the islands

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 6 August 2015

In a rating system with 5 being the best, my wife and I must give The Bayfield Inn a 6 or 7. We didn't arrive at the hotel until 1:30 am and we're quickly and courteously checked in and directed to our room. Within an hour we were both comfortably tucked in and sound asleep. In the morning we opened...

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Hackensack, Minnesota
Reviewed 4 August 2015 via mobile

From the cordial and professional front desk to the hustling deck bartender our one night stay couldn't have been more enjoyable. The room was well appointed and the bed comfortable. Thank you to all involved(housekeepers, maintenance and management too) in making our stay enjoyable.

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3Thank SwWilson
Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

After arriving in our room the cable TV in the living area had no signal, yet the tv in the bedroom worked fine. After expressing concern and great dissatisfaction to an employee working reception, Jarrett, he personally came over to take a look. Sadly he was unable to fix the problem, but assured me he would get someone in the...

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3Thank Nick W
Ridgeland, Mississippi
Reviewed 2 August 2015

Stayed only one night, but could stay a week! The view from the room was beautiful as it overlooked many gorgeous flowers and Lake Superior. The rooms were adequate and decorated like I would imagine someone's aunt or grandmother would, but the view was what took the cake for me. No breakfast so would have to go into town for...

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Port Huron, Michigan
Reviewed 25 July 2015

We stayed at the Bayfield Inn for 3 nights, our room was Lakeside Jacuzzi Suite 1. Room was fantastic, very comfortable king size bed, beautiful Jacuzzi to unwind in after a day of hectic sightseeing. Had a very nice television and a gas fireplace, although it was in the mid 80's while we were there and weren't feeling the fireplace,...

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Osceola, Wisconsin
Reviewed 24 July 2015

We stayed in this rental condo and it was marvelous! It looked out over Lake Superior and had a wrap around covered porch to enjoy the out of doors! Nicely furnished and clean. We would stay there again!!! One could cook their meals in or grill outside. It has to be super cozy on those winter nights as well!!!

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2Thank Bruce and Mary S
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Reviewed 24 July 2015

Great location, beautiful setting, excellent service. We were walk-ins to hoping to find a room on a busy weekend and were greeted like royalty. We were given the opportunity to see the two rooms that were available and both were excellent, but when we told them we wanted to stay two nights we were shown another option; a studio in...

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La Valle, Wisconsin
Reviewed 24 July 2015 via mobile

We stayed here while visiting the Apostle Island ice caves during the winter. The location in Bayfield is convenient. The condos are spread out from the actual Bayfield Inn. We had reserved what we thought (was advertised) as a Master bedroom, double twin and a pullout sofa. That was not the case. We arrived late after driving 4 1/2 hours...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bayfield's premier lodging establishment located on the shoreline of the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore. Our exclusive downtown location is central to restaurants, shops and attractions and within walking distance of the Apostle Islands Cruise Service and the Madeline Island Ferry Line. The Bayfield Inn is newly renovated offering yesterdays charm with today's amenities and continues to raise the bar for "the Bayfield Lodging Experience". The Bayfield Inn has been serving Bayfield and it's visitors for close to 100 years. You will find our staff to be experienced, most courteous, and knowledgeable. Whether you are planning a quiet getaway, adventure, wedding, family reunion, "girls" weekend or a corporate retreat/meeting, The Bayfield Inn offers a wide variety of lodging options to fit all needs and budgets. Choose from our 21 luxury hotel rooms or any of our centrally located Vacation Rentals to include condominiums, homes, apartments and suites. The Bayfield Inn is at your service. Secure complimentary high speed WiFi (30 mbps), HD programing to include HBO, and private off-street parking is available. Now serving Breakfast and Lunch Lakeside! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Bayfield Inn

Address: 20 Rittenhouse Ave, Bayfield, WI 54814-5018
Region: United States > Wisconsin > Bayfield
Price Range: $102 - $808 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 21
Also Known As:
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“Jacuzzi Suite #2! :) A+, Couldn't have been any more lovely!”
marcynolte, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“our room was on the lakeside first floor-I'd avoid the non lakeside rooms on the parking lot..”
JudyB709, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Check out the descriptions of all rooms available. Ours faced the parking lot -- cheaper and it wasn't problem at all.”
kathyk0923, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Get a lakefront room.”
177bradfordw, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“There are rooms that are right on the harbor, ours was across the street with a kitchenette.”
23janiceg, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
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