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Traverse Bay Inn

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2300 N US Highway 31 North, Traverse City, MI 49686
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Grand Haven, Michigan
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My boyfriend and I stayed here during a last minute mini road trip to Traverse City and we were totally impressed. The rooms were very very affordable and had a ton of space. They were very clean, and it was quiet at night. You do have to drive into downtown Traverse City, but it only took a couple of minutes.... More 

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Traverse City, Michigan
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We rented the Fireplace Suite for two nights for a weekend getaway. It was nice, clean, plenty of space. Loved having the kitchenette and dishes there. It is a little North of town, a cab ride downtown cost about $20. Definitely worth the price though. It is pet friendly for an extra fee. The TART trails are right out back,... More 

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Eau Claire, Wisconsin
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13 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The suite was nice and large for our family weekend. There was more than enough space to spread out and for the dog to run around. Access to the walking trail behind the hotel was excellent. I have no negative comments since the hotel room was what we were expecting and the staff was very nice. Overall, I would recommend... More 

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

We stay here as often as possible. The room is perfect for staying in and fixing food or going out for a bite to eat. It's so close to trails, woods, hikes, wine, beer, shopping- all fun stuff you want to do on off time!

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Naples, Florida
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46 reviews 46 reviews
8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

We recently stayed here for a long weekend winter get away - travelling from Florida with a large group (24 - adults and kids) In order to see lots of snow, sled at local parks and tube and ski at the nearby facilities (Timberlee and Mt. Holiday). This location is perfect, a few minutes away from the "down town" area... More 

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Davison, Michigan, United States
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

We were very pleasantly surprised at the spacious suite and the awesome closet space...Jeff was very helpful with local restaurants & shops. .. loved having a full kitchen. . Spent a week here and enjoyed it so much! We will be back!

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Lansing, MI
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Stayed two nights over Thanksgiving with my Mom and my dog. I was advised at check in that no one would be onsite in the office on Thanksgiving day--and I was OK with that. I was pleased to find the Traverse Bay Inn to be so reasonably priced for such a great room! Very clean. Plenty of pillows and cozy... More 

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Pickford, Michigan, United States
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

I booked a room via telephone and by leaving a voicemail message because they do not answer the phone after 6pm. I had an emergency come up and had to cancel the room. I left another voicemail message on Tuesday night to cancel a Friday night booking. I was charged for the room and the price was higher than originally... More 

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Fort Worth, TX
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Comfortable. Clean. Good bed. Good pillows. Bathroom and shower was much too cramped. I would stay here a second time, but the furniture needs to be updated. New paint would help. The stairs up to my room were very narrow and required extra care to traverse safely. Although I got a "good deal" on Priceline, I still felt on-checkout like... More 

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Higgins Lake, Michigan
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

The Traverse Bay Inn was very clean and felt very homey. I would highly recommend this place to anyone. The staff is very friendly as well as the maid staff. I look forward to staying here again on our next visit to traverse city.

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