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Stafford's Bay View Inn

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The room was exceptionally clean. I didn't think it would be a great family place but they were very accommodating. They have high chairs in the dining area and a menu that is family friendly. If I'm in the Petoskey area again this hotel is first on my list.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had the opportunity to spend the weekend at Bay View Inn for a wedding held on the property. The staff was superb, went out of the way to accommodate any of our needs, the rooms were quaint and comfortable, the food service was very good and their Sunday Brunch was a real treat. Stafford the owner was even present carving... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We didnt stay over but we had dinner there. Everyone from the concierge (Ethan that made our dinner reservation), Eric, who set our table and brought us water and Tom, our incredible server made the evening a joy. Our meals were tasty and very generous. Think home style dinner, not works of art that you need to stop for a... More 

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Bloomfield Hills MI
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for a weekend at the end of August and found it to be a lovely place. We had a room facing the bay, with a balcony on the second floor and really enjoyed it. The inn dates back to the late 1800's early 1900's, free of phones and TVs in your room. It is very quiet even on... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter and I stayed in a one bedroom suite with a balcony and fireplace. The view from the balcony overlooks the beautiful bay and hills. There are no televisions, or telephones available in the rooms, however there is television is in the library, located on the second floor, This gem is a short drive from the downtown area, where... More 

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Lexington, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

We stayed there a night during a golf weekend in Boyne. It's close to Boyne. We loved the atmosphere, room, view and charm. We could care less about having a tv. Close to the downtown, the state park and the wheelway. We walked everywhere! We'll definitely be returning!

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Terre Haute, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2016

We can hardly wait to return to the Stafford Bay View Inn! The customer service was first rate, and the room was wonderful. Beautifully decorated and so comfortable and clean. Really special! Breakfast was also excellent and included. Husband raved about his classic eggs benedict, and the cherry/cinnamon French bread was quite good. Can't say enough good things about this... More 

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Flat Rock, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016

We recently stayed at Bay View for our anniversary and it was wonderful! The best parts about this property are the outdoor seating areas on the porch and lush grounds right on the shores of Little Traverse Bay, the fabulous restaurant and the warm, welcoming staff. We are breakfast at the inn--which is included in your stay--and had the best... More 

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

We stayed here a few years ago and loved it. We are dinner here a couple of days ago. Great food and setting. Our server, Katie was amazing. She was by far the most polite server we ever had. Also, very attentive to our needs. Would come back again!!

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Thank JonandKris
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2016

We stayed at the Stafford on July 27, 2016. The way we were greeted, the comfort of the room and the meal we enjoyed were all outstanding. The inn not only has comfortable rooms but many common areas to enjoy the ambience. We would recommend this inn to anyone who wants a time a true relaxation and good food.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Stafford's Bay View Inn offers guests the grace and romance of a bygone era, set against the exquisite views of Little Traverse Bay. Some of Northern Michigan's finest dining can be experienced in our Roselawn Dining Room. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Stafford's Bay View Inn

Address: 2011 Woodland Ave, Petoskey, MI 49770-5069
Location: United States > Michigan > Emmet County > Petoskey
Price Range: $120 - $307 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Stafford's Bay View Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 31
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