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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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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
Huwsie Valletta, Malta
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Valletta, Malta
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37 reviews 37 reviews
7 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This hotel looks like a storage warehouse from outside. Inside the rooms and decor are very dated. Corridors and stairways are dirty. This hotel is long overdue a refurbish. Bikinis Bar - 'Live Entertainment' - the 'entertainers' were one step above karaoke - and a small step at that! Once they started playing about 30% of people at the bar... More

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Flint, Michigan, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We enjoyed our stay here. The restaurant perks were great, full breakfast free each morning choice from 5 or 6 very nice meals. Scenery wonderful. Had a small complaint from my 83 yr old mother. The bed was too high and she could not get in and out of the bed without help. The front desk did not have a... More

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Beverly Hills, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

WE loved the live entertainment all weekend. We stayed through the weekend of July 4. Beach Looks great. Noticed that resort upgraded some room bathrooms. We have family in the area and love to bring them to Bikinis.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

DON'T STAY HERE WORST HOTEL EVER! Horrible service, dirty rooms, rude customer service. Let me start off saying that a couple years ago we came to this hotel and the manger screamed at us, full out yelling! We were stupid enough to come again this fourth of July weekend with my family, my uncles family and aunts family. The guy... More

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Sarnia, Canada
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66 reviews 66 reviews
13 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is terrible. I guess I could sum it up like that but I will give details. Stayed there over the long weekend and paid what I would consider ridiculous prices. Check in took forever, our bed had no sheets on it. The place it self doesn't seem to have a dime invested into it since the mid to... More

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Highland, Michigan
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place has it all. It just needs to be updated. It has a nice indoor pool, hot tub with jets that blow up and a ladder to get in (not steps), a little window to order drinks from the bar while you are in the pool area, a nice bar with a dance floor, a full service restaurant, an... More

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Saginaw, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

My husband and I decided at the last minute Tawas was going to be our getaway for Saturday. We arrived at TBR and was able to check in early from that moment on our stay was satisfactory, polite, kind and friendly. The room was clean the food was amazing!!! The entertainment had us dancing all night. We will be returning!!... More

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Byron, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

My wife and I decided on a whim to find a place to stay with restaurants and watering holes within walking distance. We decided Tawas was our destination and Tawas Bay Beach Resort was going to be our base. Newman Street has many small and eclectic shops as well as restaurants and bars. It is less than 200 yards from... More

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5 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

Had two rooms for a business trip. Both were clean. Place is being updated. The bar/ restaurant served great food. It was winter but still fun to look at the bay. Must be a great location during boating season. I will stay there when am in the area.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

Pretty nice place to stay restraunt and bar need better service and variety. Rooms are need for up date example flat screen Tv microwaves fridges off the floor and. Etc all in all good place probly even funner in summertime average price rooms

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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): $$
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Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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