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Bay Town Suite--Hospitality by the bay

450 square ft open concept suite offers exceptional comfort and value in the heart of Traverse City.
49 reviews
450 square ft open concept suite offers exceptional comfort and value in the heart of Traverse City.
View from the king bed.
Bistro table for dining.
4 place setting of dishes.
Kitchenette has a microwave, mini-fridge, toaster, coffee maker & more.
Enjoy warmth and ambiance with our gas fireplace.
Get the skinny on all TC has to offer with our guide & many brochures and maps.
A full bathroom with tub and shower.
Free use of laundry room (bring your own detergent)
Dishwashing station.
We've got you covered with extras--iron, hair dryer, beach towels & more!
Your own private entrance.
We have an outstanding deck and patio for your enjoyment.
Use of gas grill is included.
Enjoy an evening fire at our flagstone fireplace.
Our property is privacy fenced for safety and serenity. Great for families and pets!
We have all the extras you need for vacation. Beach chairs, umbrella, coolers and more!
2 complimentary bicycles included with your stay.
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Traverse City, Grand Traverse County, Michigan
Bay Town Suite offers the accommodations of a King hotel suite, without the hotel price. Enjoy the convenience of walking to downtown Traverse City and local beaches. Take advantage of our complimentary bicycles and stroll to downtown in minutes. Join us for happy hour on our deck and learn where the locals go to have fun in Traverse City. Relax in the evening with a glass of wine and a fire--in your room or on our flagstone patio. Our Suite offers privacy, quality, prime location, and affordability in the Traverse City Area.

Our King suite is ideal for 2 adults and can accommodate 2 children (one on L shaped couch and one on twin rollaway).
About the Owner, Jody M
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Aug 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 50 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
You can expect us to be as involved as you would like. We do meet and greet you upon check-in, give a tour of the suite and grounds etc. We enjoy chatting on the patio or by the fire if interested, but also respect your privacy and right to vacation the way you want. We offer great advice on where to dine, play, and navigate-- we keep stocked maps and brochures of all the area has to offer, so we can send you off to enjoy your time in TC with ease and confidence.
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Excellent - based on 49 reviews
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English first
Jerry K
Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago for a stay in June 2017

We had a wonderful time at Bay Town Suites. The unit was close to downtown and in a nice area. The accommodations were clean, spacious and well maintained. We loved the king size bed. The fenced yard worked well for our dog. Norm and Judy are great people, making sure our stay was splendid. They gave us great tips on...

Management response:

We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay! We look forward to seeing you back!


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Terre Haute
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago for a stay in July 2017

Great stay with first class hospitality. Highly recommended. In a quiet neighborhood close to downtown yet far enough to be out of all the traffic.

Management response:

Thanks so much for choosing us for your father/son getaway. We hope to see you back!!


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Chicago, Illinois
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago for a stay in June 2017

My wife Angela and I spent our 1 year wedding anniversary here & absolutely loved it! Jody & Norm greeted us w/ a very inviting warm welcome and congratulated us with a great bottle of wine to help kick off our celebration and even a complimentary wine tasting at one of the vineyards. SUPER CLEAN & COMFORTABLE stay! We had...

Management response:

Thanks so much you guys!! We loved sharing your big moment and getting to know you. We hope to see you & Bella back!


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  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Yard
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
We accept small dogs of 30lbs or less from September 4th -June 15th. There is an additional fee $60.00. Pet must be pre-approved--please message us. We have a strict crate policy...
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
May 25, 2017 -
Sep 11, 2017
Summer 2017
3 nights
Sep 12, 2017 -
Nov 6, 2017
Fall Rates
2 nights
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Winter rates 11/9-4/30: $89 per night. Minimum 2 night stay.

Fall rates 9/16-11/6: 2 nights 150 per night, 3-6 nights 130 per night. Weekly $700.

Summer 2017 Rates: Weekly $1000, nightly 170.00 (minimum 3 nights). Stays beyond 7 nights are 140 per night. Returning guests receive 10% discount in summer season. We may consider 2 night stays in early June--just send a us a message.

*Please note that we are a one room facility and respect our refund policy: Up to 30 days of stay, we will refund your deposit less a $100 cancellation fee. Within 30 days, you will forfeit your deposit. We are happy to change dates and transfer reservations without penalty. Thanks!
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About the neighborhood
Located on historic Washington street in downtown Traverse City, Bay Town Suite is close to all the area has to offer. Grab complimentary beach toys and head up the street 2 blocks to family friendly Bryant Park Beach, or take a 20 minute stroll down majestic Washington street and be in the heart of TC shopping, historic State Theaters, and numerous eclectic eateries, brew pubs, and fine dining options. Use our complimentary bikes and beat traffic and parking issues on our efficient and well maintained TART trail system. At Bay Town Suite, guests have quick access to all Traverse City sights and interests.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: http://www.tvcairport.com/: 3.5 mi
Bay Town Suite is in a prime location in downtown Traverse City. We are just 2 blocks from Bryant Park beach, part of the Grand Traverse Bay, and a beautiful 20 minute walk (8 minutes by bike) to the heart of downtown. We walk to town at least 3 times a week and in the summer, almost daily. Historic Washington street has some the most unique and majestic homes to view as you make your way to downtown. We are less than 5 miles from the Cherry Capital Airport and have a grocery, pharmacy, and other shops just a block away.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.2 mi.
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