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Inn at Bay Harbor - A Renaissance Golf Resort

3600 Village Harbor Drive, Bay Harbor, Petoskey, MI 49770
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Davisburg, Michigan
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15 reviews 15 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We truly enjoyed our stay at the Inn at Bay Harbor. Cathy the concierge was very helpful with dinner suggestions. She was very helpful in helping us lay out places to see in our 4 days there. Keith was our driver the first evening and Dan for the rest of our stay. Logan at the front desk was very friendly... More

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Portland, Michigan
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Staff was very friendly and courteous and the hotel is well maintained exceptionally clean, I would definitely recommend this hotel to any one visiting the area as The view of Lake Michigan and being along the lake shore was an added bonus for us.

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BC, MI
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42 reviews 42 reviews
15 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The staff at the desk when we arrived was very pleasant and helpful. The food in the restaurants is very good, however, the service in this area needs improvement. It takes way too long to place your order, and to receive your food. The other suggestion I have is in regard to the staff at the reservation desk. When one... More

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We only live 2 hours from Petoskey but thought it would be fun to play tourist for a few days and see some fall colors. Staying at the Inn was a very nice experience...kind of like being surrounded by friends. Cathy at the front desk was so helpful in choosing which restaurants to go to and just making our stay... More

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Oakland, Michigan
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28 reviews 28 reviews
21 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been in Petoskey area many times and stayed at other hotels until this time. This hotel set it apart from others. It was our anniversary and this hotel made it really perfect in many ways. The romance package was wonderful especially with rose pedal turn down service. Breakfast was fantastic although food itself wasn't great. Overlooking the bay... More

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Michigan
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34 reviews 34 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here recently for a family member's 50th birthday. It was high end to the extreme. Beds were amazing, the entire room was set for comfort, fire place, popcorn set to be used in the microwave, keurig with a variety of coffees and teas, even hot cocoa. We had an amazing view of lake Michigan, the pool and hot... More

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Rockford, Michigan
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102 reviews 102 reviews
46 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a great experience. Have golfed at Bay Harbor several times which is amazing, but never stayed here. Being platinum member we received some perks, but no matter what this place is beautiful. Our room was very large with a beautiful view of the bay. Bed super comfortable. The whole feel of the resort was so peaceful and a great... More

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35 reviews 35 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful views of Lake Michigan but the interior and exterior of the hotel needed work. Room had a very comfortable bed and nice bath. The heating/ac fan was very noisy. Nice pub for after dinner drinks. Good breakfast buffet. Would not repeat or recommend.

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mnfamily4
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are platinum Marriott Reward members and we stay here every year. We make a special trip just so we can enjoy this resort. The people are outstanding and go out of their way to make you feel special and they embrace the word customer service! The rooms are gorgeous and well cleaned. The food is delicious, we have eaten... More

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Grand Blanc, Michigan
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've stayed here several times and this is NOT your typical Marriott! Wow, what a view over Lake Michigan! Bay Harbor is a high end resort community catering to golfing and boating. The golf course is a once in a lifetime treat. But the Inn isn't far behind, especially the Spa. The restaurants are superb, the entertainment is great, and... More

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Address: 3600 Village Harbor Drive, Bay Harbor, Petoskey, MI 49770
Location: United States > Michigan > Petoskey
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Number of rooms: 134
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Inn At Bay Harbor - a Renaissance Golf Hotel Petoskey
Hotel At Bay Harbor
Resort At Bay Harbor
Renaissance Petoskey
Petoskey Renaissance

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