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East Bay Suites

284 reviews
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“full kitchen”(37 reviews)
“washer and dryer”(17 reviews)
“bedroom suite”(15 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
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Non-Smoking Hotel
3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed overnight in December. Our suite was clean and attractive, sounds of the lake were beautiful, and staff were helpful. However, there was very little heat, at least in #102. We were given two space heaters, which took the edge off. I like 68...More

Thank Deb M
Response from Jennifer G, General Manager at East Bay SuitesResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Deb M. Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit with us. I do apologize for the heat issue and I am sorry we were unable to correct the situation during your stay. I have emailed you in response to your...More

Hotel's Favorite
Reviewed March 19, 2017

Visited for cross country skiing and snowboarding trip having never stayed in Grand Marais before. I can't wait to return. The location is truly perfect in regards to view proximity to restaurants. The rooms are clean, efficient and modern with every thing you need for...More

Thank Lutsen79
Response from Emily W, Front Office Manager at East Bay SuitesResponded March 21, 2017

Thank you for such a great review of East Bay Suites! We are so happy you were able to enjoy your ski vacation while staying with us in Grand Marais! You hit on a few of the great things about East Bay Suites; proximity to...More

Reviewed December 8, 2017

At the outset, I need to say that East Bay Suites is dog friendly, and there are designated suites for guests with dogs. So, if you are averse to dogs, this is not the place for you. On the other hand, if you do not...More

Thank Gordon S
Response from Jennifer G, General Manager at East Bay SuitesResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking to time to review your recent stay with us. It is great to hear you enjoyed your stay, including the suite and the views they offer! We hope the memories you made will last a life time and we look forward...More

Reviewed November 7, 2017

I have stayed at East Bay Suites almost every year for about 6 years, but this year I was underwhelmed and don't think it is worth the price which has been increasing. My first floor view was partially obstructed with a wire fence and some...More

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Response from Nate R, Front Office Manager at East Bay SuitesResponded November 29, 2017

Dear AccidentalTraveller 99 , Thank you so much for taking the time to review us. All feedback is welcome, this is the most direct way we can work with our staff and processes to improve. I am sorry our Shoreline Restoration Project negatively affected your...More

Reviewed October 2, 2017

I would give 5 stars for location, and 4 for staff and Motel, the lower rating was because I didn't have a dog, and this place had WAY too many dogs for my likings. I had no idea motels were THIS pet friendly, so if...More

Thank Sally S
Response from Nate R, Front Office Manager at East Bay SuitesResponded October 4, 2017

Dear Sally, We are glad to hear you like our location and our staff. Sorry if our other guests dogs! Roughly 70% of our suites do allow dogs, so the numbers can get up there, especially during busier times. Usually we don't have many disturbances,...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
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Self-Serve Laundry
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Air Conditioning
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$227 - $307 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Price range
$227 - $307 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Shaila C
May 2, 2017|
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Response from homegrown_music | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't know either. Should be easy enough to call and ask.
Iryne K
May 15, 2015|
Response from EBSGM | Property representative |
Thank you for the question. There could be a possibility of a late check out. We need to assess these situations on a one on one basis. If you could give us a call we can look at your specific reservation and see if we... More
Shelley S
April 15, 2015|
Response from Nate R | Property representative |
Great question! We have specific rooms that are dog-friendly and specific rooms that are not dog friendly. We do not accept cats or other animals. We have an exceptional housekeeping team and it's very rare that we get... More
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"Be sure to get an upper floor room facing the bay of Lake Superior. Book early!"
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"Choose second floor for a better view of the lake."
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"business suite was TOO CRAMPED for two people, and limited view with small window."
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