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Inn at Bay Harbor - A Renaissance Golf Resort

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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
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Detroit, Michigan
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We love the Inn at Bay Harbor. This is the first time we've stayed in the winter and the service is just as helpful and delightful as in the summer months. The suites and lake view rooms are worth the upgrade. Excellent property with exceptional service and the best hotel breakfast.

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Crest Hill, Illinois
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37 reviews 37 reviews
13 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in the cottages overlooking lake Michigan. The Ski, Stay and Breakfast package was a deal. We did the trip with 4 couples and everyone was extremely satisfied. This is our second time doing this trip and were not disappointed. The staff was extremely friendly and helpful. We look forward to coming back next year.

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Lindenhurst, Illinois
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52 reviews 52 reviews
8 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Stayed in the cottages, very nice. Staff was great ( except desk clerk in the middle of the night was totally incompetent.) we skied at Boyne Mountain and Boyne Highlands, perfect location as The Inn is right in between both. Package deal with skiing, salon and breakfast (fantastic!) was a great deal. Highly recommended....

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West Bloomfield, MI
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35 reviews 35 reviews
20 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

First, the staff is first rate. We have stayed at some of the best hotels in the U.S. and Europe. The staff at the Inn at Bay Harbor are simply the best! They go out of their way to assist in every way. The grounds are perfectly manicured. The view of Lake Michigan is breathtaking. The rooms are updated in... More 

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Plainview, Illinois
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108 reviews 108 reviews
36 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

I love to stay here because I always feel special by the treatment we receive. The staff is very friendly and attentive, however it is pretty lean in December. The rooms are very nice, clean, comfortable and nicely decorated. The view of Lake Michigan is beautiful from the room balcony. My only regret is that I as a platinum elite... More 

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Ortonville, Michigan
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

We stay here both in the winter and summer. A fantastic experience year round. Beautiful views, especially sunset on the bay. Close to several skiing resorts and winery's. We always come back to familiar, smiling faces. The spa is to die for here as well. Restaurants are top notch. Rooms are wonderful- stay in a suite, it is worth it,... More 

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Saugatuck, Michigan
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

This hotel is high - class. Staff is attentive, gym is nice, and valet is available. The restaurant in the lobby is very good and the smaller gift shop has everything you might need, you don't ever have to leave. You can rent bikes in the summer, and they give you a $20 voucher to play at a local casino.... More 

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Detroit, Michigan
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

From the minute you arrive the red carpet is rolled out! Even tho I was there at off season, they still went all out! The spa and the service providers were top notch! Excellent food and service! Can't say enough good about this place!! This is my third time going and I will definitely be returning!

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Cheboygan, Michigan
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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

After much research and deliberation of restaurants offering a Thanksgiving Dinner this year, we selected Inn at Bay Harbor based on the variety of foods offered. Something to please everyone This restaurant was the only one we offering Prime Rib (and Turkey & Ham). The food was outstanding and the side dishes unique and gourmet. Service was excellent. The value... More 

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Beaver Island, Michigan
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37 reviews 37 reviews
16 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

The staff at all levels from desk to bar to door are all very professional and welcoming. The hotel is well maintained and clean. This is a Renaissance property with typical great beds. Here are the down sides: First they charge you a "resort fee" on top of the room charge yet this is not a resort. There is nothing... More 

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