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Bay City Motor Inn

116 North Samish Way, Bellingham, WA 98225
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2011
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Seattle, Washington
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2011

My son and I stayed here recently prior to a visit to Western Washington University (5 minutes away). Our room was clean, the beds were comfortable, and the shower was nice and tall for those of us over 5'10". The owner brought out food for us even though we were late for the continental breakfast, and stayed to chat about... More

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Chilliwack, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2011

I have stayed at the Bay City Motor Inn at least three times. It is where I go when I want to run away from home for a couple of days. It is located close to the freeway and easy access to downtown. The rooms are clean and comfortable, easy internet access, good exercise room, terrific owners / staff and... More

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Tucson, AZ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2011

I stayed at Bay City Motor Inn for several weeks and would definitely recommend this if you need a good place to stay in Bellingham. It's family run, and they are helpful and friendly above and beyond the call of duty. The rooms are very QUIET - you don't hear your neighbors. It's clean, comfortable and close to everything. Good... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2010

Good value, comfortable beds & bedding, everything clean and in working order, friendly staff & management

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Lakewood, WA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2010

This place is right next door to a very slightly more expensive but probably slightly better choice for someone who can spend a few more bucks, the Coachman Inn. Both are clearly for the budget traveler, and these two Western parents were happy at both. (Great access, or as good as it gets, to the Ridge dormitory complex. ) Bay... More

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Bellingham, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2010

Well-supervised property with eager-to-please owner/operator who runs a tight ship. Handiest location in town. Tons of motels on Samish Way but this is the best value. Great secure parking behind the building. Walk to fast food, IHOP or large up-scale grocery.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2010

The Bay City is centrally located between downtown Bellingham and the Fairhaven District so it was great for us as tourists. In addition, it is close to Western Washington University with its fabulous sculpture collection. The hotel was spotless, there is Wi-Fi in the room, and breakfast is included in the rate. Breakfast included cereal, fruit, coffee, etc.-- no prepackaged... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2010

Nice welcome...Hey teach your young daughter to be welcoming/smiling to customers...Its your business..!!....Didnt have the brekky but went down to Mt Vernon to the Calico for brekky and it was OK.,....Was disapppointed that Stuart Andersons next door had closed down....Stainless steel disco floor in the 70's..wow..!.......I drove 70 miles just to dance there.....................Go to exit 253 for cocktails at Hotel... More

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Clio, Michigan
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2010

We checked in and was told that they only had one room left. I can see why they waited to rent this room. The bedspreads were old and worn and the blankets had cirgarette burns in them. The pillows were super thin and looked to be 10 years old. The room was hot and the AC was on high. The... More

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Chicago
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2010

I was very pleased with our stay at the Bay City Motor Inn. The location is great and for the price, the rooms were very clean and comfortable. My room received hundreds of TV channels and the WIFI connection was superb. The front desk clerk Zack, was very kind, sociable and made my family feel very welcome. In all I... More

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Address: 116 North Samish Way, Bellingham, WA 98225
Location: United States > Washington > Bellingham
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