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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015 via mobile

Although we had a nice time visiting the Port Clinton area we would NOT recommend staying at the Bay Shore Inn in its current condition. The check-in was unwelcoming and initially given keys to room already occupied. The room we stayed in included: dirty sheets, dirty comforter blanket, dirty shower curtain, horrible "pillows", 2 broken lights, no ice machine. The... More 

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Lakeland, Florida
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

Worst place I have stayed in a long time. Bedsheets had blood on them which is a sign there might be bedbugs, Carpet was old, smelly and stained. Wallpaper was falling off the wall. Owner would not refund my money after stating he would. DO NOT STAY HERE!!!

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1 Thank znut2015
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

So I booked this hotel threw hotels.com, it was a last minute booking. We were in ohio for the day and decided to spend the night. I actually was trying to book a different hotel and had to call hotel.com for assistance. The woman talked me into booking this hotel. It was me, my daughter and my three grand daughters... More 

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1 Thank Chris P
Fort Myers, Florida
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

I booked through Expedia and paid for the room. I called to cancel and spoke with "Michelle" who assured me she spoke to Expedia, "they know who I am, I deal with them regularly." I also called Expedia and cancelled. But, I was charged anyway! Michelle is now no where to be found, but a very rude "Amin" said Michelle... More 

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Thank Joe Jenn W
Batavia, Ohio
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Certainly wasn't expecting the Ritz Carlton, but i was expecting clean, not stained, possibly not laundered, bath towels and sheets ! A closed swimming pool, due to a pump problem....but I'm guessing by the look of the water it must be a really hard to find part to replace. Nothing, and i mean nothing was clean about this hotel, right... More 

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Thank Susan K
Simpsonville, South Carolina
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We just stayed at this motel and I will tell you this was the worst motel we have ever stayed at. We to wanted to save some money since we felt we only needed a place to sleep since we were going to Put-In-Bay and would like to enjoy ourselves but never again. As they say you get what you... More 

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Thank Sheryl A
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

I stayed here in July of 2014 while going to Put In Bay for the weekend. My friend booked the hotel because of the price and some of the fairly positive reviews (though obviously we did not do enough research). The first night we got there we noticed that the walls were dirty, towels were stained, and wall art had... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014 via mobile

We booked a non-smoking room but smelled a lil smokey when we first walked in. The tv is still an analog tv. Online it says there's a coffee pot in the room but they make coffee in the morning & provide donuts. It also says there's wi-fi but it's only guaranteed in the lobby. The pillows are flat & there... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We stayed here for my bachelorette party to save a little $. The man who own it's/ manages it was EXTREMELY RUDE!!! My sister accidentally locked her key in the room, she went to the office & ask for one, he said "REALLY?!?".... and then he THREW the key at her. My mom is disabled by arthritis and he told... More 

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Shanghai, China
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

We needed a room over Father's Day and didn't want to spend much $. Now we wish we had spent a bit more to upgrade. We slept ok, but clearly this place needs major work. The pics are nicer than what is really there. It wasn't dusty, but was musty with stains on carpet, mattresses, toilet and bath. The wallpaper... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
You’re going to love our motel in Port Clinton. We provide excellent Port Clinton accommodations with free Wi-Fi, Cable TV, and a large outdoor swimming pool. You couldn’t ask for a better location with Port Clinton Attractions, Downtown Port Clinton, and Lake Erie all within a mile. If you stop in, be sure to check out African Safari Wildlife Park, Adventure Bay, and the Jet Express all nearby. Come experience the Bayshore Inn difference yourself. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bayshore Inn

Address: 2149 E Gill Rd, Port Clinton, OH 43452-2559
Location: United States > Ohio > Port Clinton
Price Range: $55 - $129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Bayshore Inn 1.5*
Number of rooms: 34
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