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Inn at Bay Harbor, An Autograph Collection Hotel

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76 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was great. The staff was so friendly and helpful. They have a shuttle service that will take you from the hotel to downtown for lunch or dinner free of charge. The outdoor pool and hot tub was nice.

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Clarkston, Michigan
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I plan a trip to the Petoskey/Charlevoix area about this time each year. For the second time in a row (there won't be a third), we stayed at the Inn at Bay Harbor. We were shocked when we had to pay roughly double what we paid last year about this same time even though last year we... More 

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Alison S, Guest Relations Manager at Inn at Bay Harbor, An Autograph Collection Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the review of your recent stay with us. I'm sorry about the disappointments that you had with your visit. We are currently in the process of a full scale renovation with 35 of our guest suites already being completed. With the 2nd and 3rd phase of our renovations we will be addressing your concerns regarding the seating... More 

Fremont, Michigan
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Two-day business meeting at the Inn. Fantastic setting, excellent friendliness by all staff at the property. Wifi worked well in all levels. Cleanliness was top of the line. A little pricey, but not out of character for the area. Rooms are comfortable and luxurious.

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Paw Paw, Michigan
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79 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When you arrive at this hotel it is very impressive! The view of the bay is exceptional as is the lobby. The rooms are very nice and the linens are top notch. The breakfast buffet is about as good as it gets and the food in the restaurant is very very good, but both are expensive! $27 for a breakfast... More 

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Howell, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked this hotel the day we arrived. We went up north not really having a place in mind. We prefer Marriott properties when we travel . The Inn at Bay Harbor, An Autograph Collection Hotel was listed on Marriott.com They were having a promotion for $177 a night and that included a full comp. breakfast. The rooms were very... More 

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Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
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17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family of four loves this place. My kids are 6&9 and we never feel like the kids are excluded- more the opposite. We checked in and had just missed kids tie dye , the front gave the kids ice cream vouchers. The pool is large and the pool bar and service are excellent. The staff is incredible . Our... More 

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Rochester Hills, Michigan
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16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hands downs this is the best hotel in Michigan. Beautiful location, charming hotel and grounds, perfect staff! You will not be disappointed with a stay at this hotel. It felt like a country club....from the moment I walked in the staff was extremely friendly and helpful and everyone greeted me with my formal name....impressive. The food was good. But it's... More 

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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

wonderful grand style hotel/resort, excellent and kind staff, and easy access to so many things in NW Michigan. stayed two nights. rooms were excellent, grounds were impeccable, hotel nicely updated. bay views from the room's porch were fantastic with the breezes and lapping waves. the amenities - pool, walking paths, free bikes, shuttle service to downtown and beyond - add... More 

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Bonita Springs, Florida
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52 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 176 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Geography is a real asset here. Gorgeous grounds in a lovely setting on Little Traverse Bay. Nice facilities. Well appointed rooms. Charming staff. Pretty patio with gorgeous sunsets. Beach has fun red stripe cabanas. Food could be better. Worth the $$$.

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46 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful lakefront rooms with small lanais and stunning views from the living area and master. Wonderful kitchenettes. We chose this type of room to entertain some visiting friends. We stayed almost a week and it truly is a luxury resort and popular wedding venue. But I might suggest that September be a better month to visit- after the kids are... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Beachfront
Food & drink at the hotel
The Sagamore Room
The Sagamore Room
Cuisines: American, International
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The Cabana Bar
Cuisines: American
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The Inn Cafe
Cuisines: Delicatessen
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf course
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Heralded as one of Travel + Leisure's Top 500 hotels in the world, The Inn at Bay Harbor is like no other place on earth. Nestled upon the alluring shores of northern Michigan, lies a place like no other: the majestic and romantic Inn at Bay Harbor. This modern resort oasis spins luxurious comfort with a welcoming smile and gracious hospitality that lets you know you have arrived somewhere special: a place you want to call home. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Inn at Bay Harbor, An Autograph Collection Hotel

Address: 3600 Village Harbor Dr, Bay Harbor, Petoskey, MI 49770-8577 (Formerly The Inn at Bay Harbor - A Renaissance Golf Resort)
Location: United States > Michigan > Emmet County > Petoskey
Price Range: $195 - $776 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Inn at Bay Harbor, An Autograph Collection Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 128
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Also Known As:
Inn At Bay Harbor - a Renaissance Golf Hotel Petoskey
Hotel At Bay Harbor
Resort At Bay Harbor
Renaissance Petoskey
Petoskey Renaissance
Hotel Style:
#2 Business Hotel in Petoskey
#4 Family Hotel in Petoskey
#5 Romantic Hotel in Petoskey
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