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By The Bay Motel

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We really enjoyed our stay! Great owners, location was killer, clean rooms, A/C was glorious, and the memory foam mattress was amazing! Perfectly located across from Fish Creek's small beach! Central located and close to all stores, bars, and restaurants. A few minor things: toilet was a little worrisome at times, shower stream was a little weak, and rooms a... More 

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Lena, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The location of this motel is perfect - across the street from the public beach amid all the attractions at Fish Creek. The room was quite small, but very clean. There is a small, but not private balcony as well as a front porch area for taking a break. It would have been nice to have a coffee pot in... More 

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Thank Darci M
Mount Pleasant, Iowa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

This older 2 story motel is centrally located on Hwy 42 in Fish Creek. The rooms are dated but nice. The walls are pretty thin and expect noise from neighbors. I recommend a second story room as the first floor rooms are noisy and chairs are often drug across the balconies above. Coffee in the Am only no breakfast. Great... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015 via mobile

We had a girls weekend in Door County and stayed at By the Bay Motel. It was very reasonably priced and very clean. The view from the private patio was awesome too. Only complaint is it needs some updates (wallpaper). But for being as outdated as it was, It was extremely clean! We will be back.

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Long Beach, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

We were first time visitors to Door County and we debated which small town to stay in. We were very pleased with our choice of Fish Creek. It was centrally located and allowed us to visit the other communities. We chose By The Bay as our home base. The location in Fish Creek was excellent. We had a front facing... More 

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Babbitt, Minnesota
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35 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

This motel's decor is definitely outdated, but we found it to be clean, quiet, and in an excellent location. The room was a nice size. The king bed was comfortable and there was a refrigerator in the room. TV was small for the size of the room. Ask for an upstairs room with a view of the beach. We walked... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2015

My family wanted to do an extended family trip to Door County, Wisconsin. We decided to stay in Fish Creek, the center of activity. I found the By The Bay motel and called for reservations. I was able to get 3 rooms, for Friday and Saturday nights. We decided to use Thursday as a travel day and I was able... More 

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Menominee, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2015

My husband and I have been staying at By the Bay for many years. If you are looking for a fancy, amenities oriented place, stay elsewhere. If you are looking for a hot tub, pool or sauna, stay elsewhere. If you are looking to be fed and plan to stay in and watch big screen TV, stay elsewhere. If you... More 

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Davenport, Iowa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

This motel is in a great location and is clean. If that's what you are looking for, it's perfect. If you want a romantic or more upscale getaway and will spend more than just sleeping time in your room, this isn't a good match. The time we were there, the weather was perfect and all we did was shower and... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

First, let's start with the positive - The owners of By the Bay were friendly, and the location is great! You can easily walk into Fish Creek or Gibraltar and bike right into Peninsula State Park. They have a parking lot right out front for guests, so you don't have to fight for street parking. If you have a Bay... More 

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  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about By The Bay Motel

Address: 4123 Hwy. 42, Fish Creek, WI 54212
Location: United States > Wisconsin > Door County > Fish Creek
Number of rooms: 15
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By The Bay Hotel Fish Creek
By The Bay Motel Fish Creek, WI - Door County
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