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    West Bay Beach, a Holiday Inn Resort

    615 E. Front St., Traverse City, MI 49686-2617
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    Overview
    • Excellent58%
    • Very good27%
    • Average9%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Wifi
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    Air Conditioning
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    Reviewed yesterday

    This was my first time visiting Traverse City and I always consult Trip Advisor for hotel advice. Plus my go to brand is Holiday Inn. West Bay Beach was a great choice for my first time in Traverse City. The location can't be beat as...More

    Thank DC-ChiTown
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    Reviewed June 10, 2017

    Finally a hotel that gets it. Everything was great, service, room, view, location, amenities. Little things like towel bars, quiet refrigerators, in room safes, curved shower curtain bars, amazing cooling system and bathroom ventilation. MOst hotels have cut staff to the bare bones, this property...More

    1  Thank fcrane35
    Response from Hunter R, Guest Relations Manager at West Bay Beach, a Holiday Inn ResortResponded June 13, 2017

    Hello fcrane35, We enjoyed reading your review and appreciate you bragging on our amazing team! We are encouraged by your feedback and hope you can come back for another visit this summer. Thank you for your review! Hunter

    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    The patio bar was outstanding, and our server Cate provided the best service I have ever had. We had a large group 20+, she knew everyone by name and drink with the first round. On top of that she was always smiling and personable. If...More

    Thank 636fitter
    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    We usually love going and enjoying the beach and bar. As locals this is a great place usually to hang out. However, the last 2 visits we have had there has been maddening to say the least. The service is terrible!!! We waited for well...More

    4  Thank scrapbabies3
    Response from Hunter R, Guest Relations Manager at West Bay Beach, a Holiday Inn ResortResponded today

    Hello scrapbabies3, We sincerely apologize for the bad service you experienced recently when visiting our Patio. It is not something we are proud of but we are fortunate you brought it to our attention. Despite the heavy summer business we want each of our guests...More

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    The West Bay Resort is right in the middle of everything. Beautiful views. It has a great beach. Live music in the evenings on the outdoor patio. The staff is attentive and accommodating. Very nice property.

    Thank scarletman1972
    Response from Hunter R, Guest Relations Manager at West Bay Beach, a Holiday Inn ResortResponded today

    Good morning scarletman1972, We are glad to know our staff took great care of you throughout your visit while you enjoyed our numerous amenities! Be safe traveling home and come back to see us soon! Hunter

    Cambria hotel & suites Traverse City
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • $205 - $497 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 On the Beach Hotel in Traverse City
    • #4 Business Hotel in Traverse City
    • #11 Romantic Hotel in Traverse City
    • #11 Family Hotel in Traverse City
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 179
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    • Traverse City
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    May 1, 2017|
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    Response from Cait L | Reviewed this property |
    I believe the dock is under management through the boat rental company and Nauti-Cat Cruises, however there is a marina just down the water only a short walk away.
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    October 4, 2016|
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    Response from Pam B | Reviewed this property |
    There's a path from the hotel that takes you to a spot close to an underpass where I saw several fishermen.
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    August 9, 2016|
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    Response from Debbie K | Reviewed this property |
    Free parking. Lot attached to hotel. Easy, safe,close and no valet.
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    "Many rooms do not have views, my room was partially obstructed."
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