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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The service is impeccable...From the moment I made the reservation to after my stay I felt as though we were their only guests yet they were full. The room was very clean and there was a vase of fresh cut flowers in the room. I like the location...it was off the main road but only a couple blocks from all... More 

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Iowa City, Iowa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved this place. It was affordable for us to stay two nights instead of one (we're budget-minded), and it was clean and cozy and comfortable! Our room was bright and stocked with hand-made soap and cozy quilts. We even got a bottle of wine and two wine glasses since we mentioned it was our anniversary! LuAnn, our hostess, was... More 

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1 Thank Theprofessor28
Clarkston, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

We know the Frankfort area well and were looking for a new place to stay on our short, but frequent visits to the area. Bay Port Lodging was a great choice. Our room was very clean, cozy and charming. The proximity to downtown Frankfort is perfect. Only a few blocks from everything we needed. Luann is a delight and was... More 

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1 Thank ccampbell12016
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

Very well maintained and clean. LuAnn is great. I would recommend this place to anyone. The rooms have been newly decorated. It is an old motel, but they have maintained it's original charm. Didn't see an ice machine, but I didn't look that hard.

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1 Thank lfsmith49506
bayportlodging, Owner at Bay Port Lodging, responded to this review

Thanks so much Lisa!! We hope to see you back again soon. As a result of your input regarding the ice machine, we now have individual Ziploc quart size bags of ice for guests kept in our freezer in the shed so the guests have 24/7 access. Thanks again Lisa! All my best, LuAnn More 

South Branch, Michigan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2015

After reading the reviews, checking the price and a couple phone calls with LuAnn, we were convinced we were going to like this place. First the positives: it was clean, Luann is exactly the right type of person to run a place like this (she is a treat and very helpful and informative about the area and dinner recommendations). Now... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015 via mobile

We stayed in the cottage unit. Bedroom with two double beds, kitchen, living room, and full size refrigerator. Nice accommodations, kitchen well equipped, and cozy gas fireplace. Very convenient location in Frankfort to waterfront of Betsie River. About half mile from beach and lighthouse on Lake Michigan.

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Thank Kelley L
Ann Arbor, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

I booked this hotel room under orders from my friend (and bride). She had pick Bay Port Lodging to be the bridal party hub and it could not have been more perfect. Our room was adorable, and staff was incredibly friendly. Our group had rented out almost every room, and we did not have to worry about disturbing others. It... More 

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Thank Jacky B
Kansas City, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

In the many years of traveling throughout Michigan I have never experianced a more relaxing and pleasurable stay than at the Bay Port Lodge. Beautiful, relaxing clean rooms in the heart of Frankfort. Easy walking distance to beautiful Lake Michigan sunsets, fine dining, exciting shops and entertainment. This location truely lives and breathes the expression "Pure Michigan". Hospitality at its... More 

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Thank Doug H
Reed City, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

We actually found this motel while searching through TripAdvisor. We stayed here for one night while celebrating our 15th anniversary in the Sleeping Bear area. Very courteous and pleasant at check-in, Lindy walked us to our room and showed us around. They even brought us a bottle of wine when they found out it was our anniversary! The room was... More 

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North Ridgeville
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015 via mobile

Room was not well kept,hair on BR floor,bed was broken down and tilted heavily to one side, small small space,WiFi did not work properly only positive is that it is close to town would not suggest staying at this property

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Thank Richard P
bayportlodging, Owner at Bay Port Lodging, responded to this review

We are so sorry one of our guests had an unpleasant experience staying here. We will do everything we can to look into and rectify any detail that could possibly keep someone from having the best experience possible while staying at Bay Port Lodging. More 

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Additional Information about Bay Port Lodging

Address: 905 Forest Avenue, Frankfort, MI 49635 (Formerly Marshall Motel)
Location: United States > Michigan > Benzie County > Frankfort
Number of rooms: 5
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