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Tawas Bay Beach Resort

300 East Bay Street, East Tawas, MI 48730 (Formerly "Holiday Inn")
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Ranked #3 of 3 Hotels in East Tawas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014
Joan M Mount Pleasant, Michigan
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Mount Pleasant, Michigan
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

I just can't say enough of the great time I had here 10/14. The view, beach, pier, boats, service, food. I had a health issue coming off from the pier, and a housekeeper (gosh I wish I knew this woman's name) saw me in the hallway and was starting to run down the hall to me with such concern and... More

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East Lansing, Michigan
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7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Me and my wife stayed here this summer and we loved it. The room facing the beach was great. We had a room with 1 king bed. Room was clean and had everything we needed. Every night during our stay there was live music on the beach bar and grill. Food was good quality, I really enjoyed my burger and... More

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Temperance, Michigan
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

My wife and I were there on September 19th 2014 for one night, Had a food voucher for dinner, I ordered the chicken salad, my wife ordered the french onion soup. They brought my chicken salad out in a HOT bowl, cound not eat it as lettuce was warm from bowl, My wife's french onion soup had no broth and... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We recently stayed at this hotel on a "whim". They had no rooms available on the water side but we didn't have a reservation so we could not complain. Our room was stale and not very clean. We recieved a $20 food voucher to eat at the Topsiders restaurant inside the hotel. The menu looked pretty favorable so we decided... More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014 via mobile

Old hotel. Staff were unfriendly and not helpful. Did not have my reservation, but they successfully charged me for my room in advance of my stay. When I informed the front desk person, he told me that was not true. Needless to say, I disputed the double charge with my credit card company. Interestingly, a colleague was also double charged.... More

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Dearborn Heights, Michigan
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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

We always use Trip Advisor before booking and at first was a little alarmed ith the prior poor ratings. We were surprised!! Nice room, nice bed, and the staff we dealt with were all very pleasant from the front desk, to the waitress and maids. We liked the breakfast that was included, it was served in a nice restaurant and... More

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Wonder Lake, Illinois
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48 reviews 48 reviews
14 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

As I walked the halls of this hotel, listening to the echo of my steps on the carpeted floor with no padding I better understood the movie the shining! The staff I have met so far was cold at first, it took talking about his son to warm him up. I tried to upgrade to the bay side room for... More

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Spartanburg, South Carolina
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36 reviews 36 reviews
17 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

The televisions in the rooms are CRT (Cathode Ray Tube for you younger people) not LCD flatscreens. The heat/AC will make some noise. The bathrooms are basic with low showerheads. What did you expect in East Tawas? The facility is clean, the beds are comfy, and the staff is typical of the area. They are not going to be overly... More

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Detroit, Michigan
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Checked. In on 9/29 around 2 pm room was ready and very nice in the back with a bay view.Check In was fast real nice people.Breakfast was nice hot not many choices but enough .Noise level from beach bar was ok we were far enough away did not hear much it stopped at 11 pm.Walk to town nice places to... More

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Had a reservation to stay here, drove 3 hours only to find out at check in they had our reservation for the following week and no rooms available. Rob at the front desk should be fired based on his nasty attitude. Another woman at the front desk was trying to be apologetic and he came up with a "sorry there's... More

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Address: 300 East Bay Street, East Tawas, MI 48730 (Formerly "Holiday Inn")
Location: United States > Michigan > East Tawas
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 101
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