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Bay City Inn

501 Saginaw Street, Bay City, MI 48708 (Formerly 3 Palms Inn & Suites)
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Springfield
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

Those of us who stayed on the 4th floor had lovely rooms: new carpeting, new bathroom fixtures, and the like. The lobby was also quite lovely, with nice couches. The only down side was the elevator, which has seen better days. While perfectly serviceable, it was quite slow. Breakfast was all right but not superb -- but very similar to... More 

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Elkhart, IN
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015

The hotel is in the process of being refurbished. It was clean, and the staff was nice. I expect that it will continue to improve. If they don't jack up the prices, I will stay there again. It had dated decor, and the wear showed here and there. There are things they don't have all worked out, like you can... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015 via mobile

First off the beds were rock hard. The decor was a little outdated, to be fair it looked as though this was being worked on. The continental breakfast was meh. It consisted of chocolate and powdered doughnuts (the ones you buy off from the shelf at a convenience store) they had some pencil thin cream filled pastries (these were pretty... More 

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davenport, Iowa, USA
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Shopped several hotels in this area and settled on the Bay City Inn due to location and a great price. Very disappointing, the room they tried to put us in had not been cleaned after the last guest had checked out. It was disgusting and made me wonder if anyone had even changed the sheets. Dirty tub, used washcloth still... More 

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Caro, MI, USA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

The last time we were here, it was officially the Three Palms, and it was fairly dreadful. We noticed, however, that someone was making an attempt, as small as it was, to make changes, but at an alarming snail's pace. It was like they put granite sinks in the bathrooms and nothing else. Enough of what was. Here's what it... More 

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Green Bay, Wisconsin
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

OMG! This place needs Anthony Melchiorri from Hotel Impossible. It has so many possibilities and if they ever got new beds I'd probably stay here again. I have NEVER, in ALL my years of traveling (40) slept on a harder bed. If it didn't hurt when I laid down it did when I got up. Needs new drapery also. Otherwise... More 

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Clarkston, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 via mobile

They were still under a new management. Staff were kind and efficient. That was about a year or so ago. We are going back next weekend. We can't wait to see the improvements! Check our follow up comments early June.

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Best place for the price. Friendly, chatty owner. Cute front desk girl. Clean beds. Good location. No HDTVs. :/ No matter, because I didn't lay around watching TV. Vending machine sells popcorn, but got back to my room to realize there's no microwave?? But still, best place in town.

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Thank Jachary L
Bay City, Michigan
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015 via mobile

I stayed here a few times and I can say this is a nice affordable hotel. It used to be Holiday Inn back in the day. Very clean, friendly staff, beds are comfortable, very quiet. They have a free breakfast in the morning with pastry's, bagels, cereal, fruit, Orange juice, and coffee (which Is offered to you in your room... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015 via mobile

This hotel was very clean. And the employees were very nice. Rooms were clean and beds were very comfortable. And they have very good breakfast. I would recommend this hotel to anyone. They have a very nice pool.

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