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Traverse Bay Inn

2.5 of 5 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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San Diego, California
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

This little spot was so down-home and comfortable. There were two great televisions, kitchenette, living room and separate bedroom. The rates were beyond reasonable and Jeff was friendly and helpful. Highly recommend this little spot anytime of year. Not to mention Lake Michigan is right across the street!

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TBI-Owner, Owner at Traverse Bay Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the comments, Tamika. I enjoyed visiting with you and sharing some suggestions for what to do and where to go in the area. I'm sitting here looking at East Bay now and being thankful for where I am and the opportunities I have to meet new guests like yourself and so many others we see every year.... More

Sault Ste. Marie, Canada
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013

We went in Dec. 2013 and got the Jaccuzi suite for only $55. It was clean, modern and very large with a king bed upstairs and a queen downstairs, 3 flat screen tv's and a kitchenette. Very good value.

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New York City, New York
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013

Jeff maintains the place well and is so accommodating with requests. The 1 bed we had was perfect with its little kitchen, pot and pans and the bedroom was clean, comfortable and the 2 TVs didn't hurt either. Parking was convenient, specially considering the snow. Will definitely come back here. Oh and its about a couple miles from Front street/downtown,... More

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great north woods
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

My husband and I stayed here the one night in September and were amazed. Friendly staff, told us we could take bicycles to town free of charge. We expected a single room with 1 bed. We got a 2 bedroom with kitchenette. And the upstairs bedroom was a King size bed with a Jacuzzi tub. I could not believe it... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

My boyfriend and I stayed here for a getaway and it was the perfect place. We were nervous at first because of the low price...64 a night!! And the website was A little outdated, but we were totally surprised ! We ended up have a two story room with two full beds abd one queen..not that we needed that many!... More

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Northern Michigan
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44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

My friend and I were looking for an economical hotel in Traverse City for one night prior to our Keryx In Community church week-end. I saw on Trip Advisor that this hotel was clean and affordable. Bingo! Not only was it affordable at $50.60 including tax (!) but they gave us a bigger room at no charge!! Thank you!!

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Detroit
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

Made reservation on phone for Toast of the Season package. We arrived a bit early for check in but were able to get into our room. Everything was as stated in the package. Friendly, knowledgeable employee. Walked in and we had a two bedroom! Kitchen area with full fridge, small bathroom but great water pressure which matters. Bring your own... More

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Troy, Michigan
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

I love using Tripadvisor and read all the great reviews on this little gem…and they were right! I was pleasantly surprised how much I enjoyed my stay….I travel a lot and can be very picky …. so honestly I would definitely return to this hotel in a second! Not just based on the great price and value but because I... More

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Sparta, Michigan, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

Headed up to Traverse with a friend to smell and buy lavender at Lavender Hill Farm, then we headed to our hotel. Obviously the place had been there a while as it was configured like a "motor inn" from the 1950's, but someone took great time and expense to turn that diamond in the rough into a gem; clean, cozy,... More

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Ionia, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013 via mobile

This is the ONLY place I stay when I come to T.C. It was recommended to me by my brother who lives in Traverse and it was a great recommendation. I cannot speak high enough of this resort. Love it! It's clean, VERY roomy, and super cute. Plus huge bonus is the kitchenette. And of course, the price is great!!!

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Address: 2300 N US Highway 31 North, Traverse City, MI 49686
Location: United States > Michigan > Grand Traverse County > Traverse City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Traverse Bay Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 24
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Also Known As:
Traverse Bay Hotel Traverse City
Traverse City Bay Hotel

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