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Blue Bay Motel

Certificate of Excellence
32 Bay st, Tobermory, Ontario N0H 2R0, Canada
Blue Bay Motel
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  • Location
    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 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Meaford, Canada
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15 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for one night and were very happy with the experience. The room was rustic designed, clean and with all the modern amenities . They also had a full binder of services available in the town, from restaurant menus, boat tours, and coffees shops. The hotel even has complementary bikes for the guest to use. The location of... More 

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Hamilton, Ontario
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Super friendly and helpful service. Beautiful room includes thorough area guide. Clean, comfortable; convenient parking. Only complaint: balcony floor not as pictured, and the carpeting that was there smelled bad (off-gassing?). I couldn't use it.

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InnkeeperK, Innkeeper at Blue Bay Motel, responded to this review

We're so glad you enjoyed your recent stay with us! Thank you for voicing you concern about the odour you experienced. This odour was not caused by the new balcony surface--an environmentally friendly, safe surface consisting of recycled tires sealed in adhesive, installed this spring--but rather it is most likely that the odor you are referring to originated from the... More 

Toronto, Canada
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24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a nice Motel, and if Motels are your thing, you will enjoy it. Located in the heart of the entertainment area of Tobermory, and next to the LCBO, you have no need to use your vehicle once you are unpacked. We were left with conflicting emotions at the end of our all to short stay. The good: the... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are staying two nights but would happily stay more It's very motel like big rooms great shower a fridge etc Ice machine and microwave are at reception desk We stayed in room 0 which has front seating area and side seating areas Lovely and quiet even though it was fully booked We had fav views of harbour

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Brampton, Canada
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Newly renovated and clean. Bathrooms have been modernized. Very convenient if you need to catch the ferry. Rooms on ground floor are big enough to hold bikes if you don't want to leave them locked to your bike rack.

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Toronto
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94 reviews
42 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This will make our 4th year in a row staying here. It's perfect for what we're doing and the price is great so there's no reason to try other places in the area. We either stay in room 10 or 11, but were in 10 this time. The room have a cottage feel to them and both have the really... More 

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Niagara Falls
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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I planned a wonderful tour of northern Ontario. This was a much needed vacation after an intense start to this year. Blue Bay Motel was my choice for the night in order to catch the Chi-Chee Maun to Manitoulin. The room was beautiful and the bed was so comfortable. We couldn't have been happier. In the morning... More 

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Limoges, Ontario, Canada
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9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best place to eat in Tobermory! Right on the habour with waterview rooms. Older Motel but probably the best in Tobermory. Friendly staff. Very close to all attractions. Walking distance to everything in Tobermory.

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Welland, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Room 16 offers a spectacular view of little tub harbour. I believe it's the most expensive of all the rooms. I loved the view and sought after that room specifically for the view and the private balcony. The beds were very comfortable but there were two double beds in the room. Nor cool for a couple who loves to sleep... More 

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3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location... steps away from the lcbo and all the shops and restaurants. It's a little dated but has that small town feel. We did a few days of scuba diving and found it close enough to walk our equipment from the hotel to the boat.

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