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Bay City Motor Inn

116 North Samish Way, Bellingham, WA 98225
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Bellingham, Washington
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

We were given a scummy room on the 3rd floor with a tiny refrigerator We only booked this motel because we saw pictures online that showed beautiful rooms with large refrigerators, hair dryers, brand new beds, big rooms (even though the front desk and owners who cannot speak English said they were only 1 foot larger). We are here on... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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8 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

I regularly stay in motels in Bellingham. Bay City was a pleasant surprise. Room had king bed and the room was quiet. Breakfast was basic but just fine for the price. Located at south end of Bellingham.

Thank DougHay
Ocean Shores, WA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016 via mobile

The is the absolute best discount hotel I've ever stayed in. Was a little worried at first since they put us in the basement rooms. But as soon as we walked into the room we smelled nothing but clean... The room was are very our dated and our carpet was red.. Blood red. But, again, the carpets were very clean,... More 

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Sanford, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2016

Our front desk check in person was really friendly and made us feel welcome. This hotel is a bit older but it was still very clean and cared for. My moms bed was new and comfy but mine was lumpy/collapsed and I rolled to one side. We had to catch a plane out of BLI and the front desk gentleman... More 

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Centralia, Washington
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015

Stayed at BayCity Hotel. The room was absolutely safe, clean and comfortable. The staff was very accommodating and friendly. Continental breakfast was plentiful. The Hotel itself is a bit old but I'd go again. Priced fair. Easy downtown access. Located right off the freeway.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for one night. Beds were comfy but the place is older - however very clean. For $80 it was s little run down for my taste. I also wonder about the neighborhood - we were concerned about having our car broken into. The highway noise was noticeable.

Thank mntbikebabe
Gladstone, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015

Convenient during a roadtrip. Very friendly staff and comfortable beds. There's a very nice Japanese restaurant across the street and some fast food options nearby. A very basic breakfast is included in the room rate.

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Boise, Idaho
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

I recently stayed at the Bay City Motor Inn in Bellingham, Washington while moving my son out of an apartment near Western Washington University. The Inn was quiet and convenient to his location and the price was exceptional. Most of all the staff was very helpful and accommodating during my stay. The morning breakfast was slightly small but I was... More 

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Kelowna, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015

Room had sticky stuff on table and bedside table when we moved in, fridge froze EVERYTHING in it several times. Never completely vacuumed. Micro wave had little black things in it that looked like mice turds. Just some of things wrong. Spoke to desk a few times and was told they could do nothing until manager came on weekend. We... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

This hotel was decent, but nothing to write home to Mom about. The owners, who run the front desk were very pleasant welcoming. The rooms were a little weathered, however they were clean. There weren't a lot of amenities in the room. They gave only one envelope each of shampoo and conditioner and one tiny bar of soap. I understand... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Bay City Motor Inn

Address: 116 North Samish Way, Bellingham, WA 98225
Location: United States > Washington > Bellingham
Price Range: $61 - $103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Bay City Motor Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 50
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Also Known As:
Bay City Motor Hotel Bellingham
Bay City Hotel
Bay City Motel
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