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Valparaiso, Indiana
Reviewed 28 September 2013

Bay View is not a B&B - it's a treasure chest full of jewels. The location is near perfect. A hint - the Arnold Ferry is closest to the Bay View. The views are outstanding. And, while much has been made of the nostalgic "clop-clop", if you crack your windows you can hear the bugler at the fort before you...

2Thank Jim_Deck
Harbor Springs, Michigan
Reviewed 19 September 2013 via mobile

Felt at home from the second we walked in. The staff couldn't have been more accommodating and friendly! Great attention to detail. Wonderful ambiance. Nice room with a beautiful view. Loved the breakfast, mid day cookies, but missed the dessert. Would definitely recommend staying here!!

3Thank jeanne1011
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 3 September 2013

We stayed at this lovely Bed & Breakfast with friends. We have stayed at a few B&B's over the years. This one tops the list! The service was excellent, the food was wonderful. They even served an evening dessert They brought it to us, whether we were out on the front porch, or sitting out back overlooking the bay. And...

1Thank Southpawlady
Bloomington, Indiana
Reviewed 2 September 2013

This is my second visit to the Bay View. Good Luck finding somewhere more welcoming and inviting and caring! You need to remember that this is an OLD HOUSE that was built in 1891. The rooms are SMALL. Be ready to deal with that. But you are not coming to Mackinac Island to stay in your room, so get over...

Thank Charlene A
Midland, Michigan, United States
Reviewed 30 August 2013

We had such a delightful time, and will certainly be back to visit you at Bay View. The accommodations are lovely - the porch a true delight. Our breakfasts and deserts were delicious, and I think we ate more than our share of cookies. With all of that being said, I want to share the best part of our stay...

Thank Mary F
Kalamazoo, MI
Reviewed 26 August 2013

We enjoyed our stay. The room was quite small and had no closet. But our view was amazing. I loved the location. A short walk to Main St but away from the crowds. We arrived about noon before check in time but were welcomed to leave our bags and get a cup of coffee and a muffin on the porch....

1Thank GeezerMom
Reviewed 21 August 2013

From front desk, Barb, who gave us detailed directions, boat recommendations, and a great walk-in rate, to the entire staff, everyone was excellent. Hot full breakfast, cookies, dessert, and complimentary drinks all day. Beautiful Victorian rooms were cozy, not large, but plenty for two lovebirds! Clean, sweet, and unique. The staff are the kindest most genuine people you'd like to...

1Thank srballet22
Brigantine, NJ
Reviewed 8 August 2013

The Bay View Inn is darling from the outside and in a great location right on the water on the edge of town. Breakfasts were pretty good, great coffee, and we enjoyed the cookies and lemonade in the afternoon on the side porch. However, as a few other posters mentioned, the interior of the property is quite shabby and dirty....

2Thank KaterBrigantine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 8 August 2013

We had suite. Clean room but not comfortable for family. Sofa bed horrible and king bed had ancient, lumpy pillows. Not good. Food and waitstaff in dining area were fabulous. Views of harbor are good. Easy access to town and Mission Point. We had no interaction with management. Housekeeping didn't get to our room until 3pm....it was a bit awkward...

Thank traveldog_13
Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States
Reviewed 29 July 2013

My husband and I stayed here with our 10-year old daughter. We shared a small room with a queen bed and a twin bed. One window looked out onto the water. It was perfect for us. The weather was lovely, so we often sat on the back sun deck and front porch. The breakfasts, afternoon cookies, and evening desserts were...

Thank launderwood

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  • Breakfast included
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Bay View of Mackinac Bed & Breakfast

Address: PO Box 448, Mackinac Island, MI 49757-0448
Region: United States > Michigan > Upper Peninsula > Mackinac County > Mackinac Island
Price Range: ₹ 6,374 - ₹ 21,806 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 19
Also Known As:
Bay View At Mackinac Island Hotel Mackinac Island
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