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North Shore Inn

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2305 US 31 North, Traverse City, MI 49686
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Canyon Lake, California
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2015

Was in Traverse City for the weekend and planned on meeting family. Instead of finding two different hotel rooms I rented a two bedroom condo right on the Bay. Great location, view and customer care. The staff was wonderful and the sand was raked every day even though low occupancy the day we stayed. This is how a Hotel/Condo should... More 

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Strongsville, Ohio
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015

My wife and I did an end of summer getaway for a long weekend and were suprised how nice our accomodations turned out being. Reserved a two bedroom unit and sister and brother inlaw joined us for 2 days Very clean and comfortable for the four of us. Was very convient to downtown and visiting the numerous winery's in the... More 

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South Lyon, Michigan
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

I had reviewed the North Shore Inn many years ago, noting they did not have a beach leading to the water. A year or two after I was there, the Inn received approval from the DNR to clear their beach so that it extended into the water. The North Shore Inn is my favorite vacation destination. The beach is perfect... More 

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Port Ludlow, Washington
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207 reviews
58 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015 via mobile

Stayed here 4 nights and moving to a larger unit in the same facility today. The unit - a one bedroom on the 3rd floor, was nicely furnished with chairs, couch, flat screen TV, small table. The kitchen is very small, with no drawers for silver & utensils, and virtually no counter space. The one bathroom is also very small... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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26 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

We stayed at North Shore Inn for a weekend in July 2015. First off, when I booked the condo, the lady on the phone told me that this was a one bedroom "poolside unit." However, when I got the contract, I noted it said "Efficiency." When I called to get clarification on this, the other lady I talked to explained... More 

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jean6484, Front Office Manager at North Shore Inn, responded to this review

We apologize for your disappointing stay. The 1 bedroom efficiency is clearly our smallest and least expensive unit. Very clean and quaint! Unfortunately it did not satisfy your needs and we apologize for this. Our staff does explain this unit very thoroughly because of these differences with our other units. As for our sandy beach. I am not aware of... More 

California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

My family and I have been staying at North Shore Inn for the last 13 summers. I wouldn't stay anyway else. We book a two bedroom and it's perfect for our family of four. The bedrooms both have queens and there is a queen sofa bed, the bathroom is an adequate size, and the kitchen is very well stocked with... More 

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jean6484, Manager at North Shore Inn, responded to this review

Thank You for your wonderful review of your stay at North Shore Inn. We are very happy that your vacations with us for the last 13 years have been great. Pleased to be your "Home away from Home" See you next year. Thank You More 

Spring Lake, Michigan
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11 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

Perfect spot for a little getaway! Full kitchen, a couple bedrooms and bathrooms, nice views from the balcony, and a little living room for some downtime. Exactly what we needed for a weekend away! The pool was nice, and the beach was well cared for (though it was too cold to use the beach the weekend we were there). The... More 

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jean6484, Front Office Manager at North Shore Inn, responded to this review

Thank You for your kind review. We here at North Shore Inn are glad we could make your vacation enjoyable. Look forward to seeing you again soon! Thank You More 

Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

This hotel had everything we needed. Full kitchens. View was awesome! Great staff, any problems they take care of it. Even dinner reservations if you need them! I already booked a return trip for June this year. We stayed in a beach front one bedroom! There rates beat any one room hotel rooms.

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32 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

I stayed here last winter when up north on business. We got in late and left early, but the rooms were really fantastic. We stayed in a two bedroom that had a kitchenette. It was nice and quiet and the view was fantastic. I would look forward to staying here in the summer when the beach was open and swimming... More 

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jean6484, Front Office Manager at North Shore Inn, responded to this review

Happy to read you enjoyed your stay here at the North Shore Inn. We hope you can come back in the summer and enjoy the heated pool and the beautiful beach next summer. Our pool will be newly painted by spring of 2015. Thank You North Shore Inn More 

Michigan
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We realize it's September but the pool, while open, was pretty yucky. And the windows/walls were very thin, making noise outside a bit much while trying to sleep. On a positive note, location is great, staff was very pleasant, and there was a ton of space for two couples. Also everything was very clean!

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