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Bay Inn Tawas

1020 W. Lake St., Tawas City, MI 48763 (Formerly Days Inn Tawas City)
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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32 reviews 32 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is very outdated. The breakfast area was not very clean and there were multiple flies. The food itself was disgusting. It really is a shame, because the surrounding area is beautiful. Tawas City is a must see..... Just drive by this hotel!

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Ann Arbor, MI
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

This room was clean and fresh smelling, as was the entire hotel. The pool and hottub area were immaculate, the continental breakfast was adequate and the staff were very friendly. I would stay there again. Only average because the beds were subpar and we woke up aching. Loved taking my dog on his first hotel trip!

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Houghton Lake
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46 reviews 46 reviews
14 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Bay Inn was very quiet and super clean. Our room was clean and fresh when we walked in. Actually looked like it was brand new. Beds were really comforable and turned down for our arrival. We got a great rate off orbitz (didn't try calling for one). We relaxed by the pool after a day driving around looking at Michigans... More

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New Hudson, Michigan
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

My wife and I stayed there recently while we were in town for a wedding. The bride and groom had several rooms blocked out, and we wanted to stay where other friends were staying. Our expectations were far exceeded. It smelled clean and the temperature and humidity were perfect. Breakfast was nice with the usuals like cereal, fruit, toast, bagels,... More

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Frankenmuth, Michigan
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Great. Rooms were spacious and clean. Desk personnel very helpful! Delicious breakfast included boiled eggs, yogurt, waffles, etc. Coffee available all day. Computer available for customer use (hotel lobby.)

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

The hotel lost FOUR reservations, even though we all had printouts with confirmation numbers on them from their own website. Front desk receptionist was rude and offered no suggestions for another hotel, nor apologized for their mistake when shown the printout from their own website. Will never book rooms there again.

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Howell, Michigan
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014 via mobile

Weekend stay during tourist season with reasonable rates. Very quiet and clean rooms. Owner said they dropped the Days Inn, and went independent. Breakfast had eggs, waffles, French toast and was a nice fast breakfast. Didn't use the pool. Room was spacious, very clean and nice and quiet. Parking lot was very large and can accommodate cars with trailered boats.

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North Fort Myers
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41 reviews 41 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 via mobile

Nice large, quiet, clean room with a comfortable king sized bed and a good nights rest at a reasonable price is what I experienced at the Bay Inn on July 26, 2014. My two brothers who "also" stayed there also agreed with me. We had no problem with a internet connection and the breakfast, while not huge, was adequate. Be... More

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Riverview, Michigan
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014 via mobile

This was our third time staying here over the Fourth of July. This hotel is always clean. Employees, especially housekeeping are always friendly and accommodating. Continental breakfast is nothing fancy, but good. Employees are constantly overseeing breakfast area to make sure food choices are filled and not empty. There is no smell of smoking in the rooms. I love that... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014 via mobile

we found bed bugs. we stayed in the crows nest only there for an hour an had to switch room. bed bugs crawling on wall and my boyfriend. spiders everywhere and the door wouldnt shut right. reporting this hotel now that i have to deep clean just to make sure i didnt bring any home.

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Address: 1020 W. Lake St., Tawas City, MI 48763 (Formerly Days Inn Tawas City)
Location: United States > Michigan > Tawas City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 42
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Also Known As:
Bay Inn Tawas Hotel Tawas City
Days Inn Tawas City
Tawas City Days Inn

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