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Stafford's Bay View Inn

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Kalamazoo
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Cannot say enough good things. Staff was great. Room was AMAZING - most comfortable bed ever (my boyfriend is now planning on buying a new bed because of our stay here). No TV, fridge, or microwave in rooms, but that didn't even matter!

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Howell
Reviewed 1 February 2017

If you are looking for a "Charming" back to the basics marriage get away, this is your place. The staff was accommodating, The food was EXCELLENT, the rooms were vintage and decorated to the era of the Inn, very quite at night for relaxation. The coffee was available in the beautiful sitting area off the lobby at 6am, very nice...

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Sault Ste Marie, Canada
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Staffords has been a favourite place of mine for many years.Although we do not get an opportunity to stay here often,it is always a treat!The staff is excellent and the Inn is quiet and relaxing.Breakfast is always a highlight!

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Novi, Michigan
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Excellent service and a truly wonderful time. The staff were friendly and extremely helpful. This was the celebration of our first year anniversary and we couldn't have selected a better place to celebrate this important milestone. We can hardly wait to return.

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Leelanau County, Michigan
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Totally centered on guest comfort, service and a fantastic breakfast selection. It's like staying at your loving and doting grandma's house with wifi! The off season rates are very reasonable and our group takes advantage of them twice a year for 2 night stays.

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Utica
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Like coming Home, we don't want to leave. Staff is like old friends. Not stuffy like most hotels. We look at it like our vacation Home. Every room is different and we stay in different rooms when ever we return just to enjoy the anviance.

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Kalamazoo, Michigan
Reviewed 18 January 2017

A beautiful historic 130 year old Victorian Inn on the banks of the Little Traverse Bay. Each room is unique. Victorian furniture throughout the Inn. Our room was very clean and comfortable. Be prepared that there is only one slow elevator, and most rooms are on the second and thrid floors. I can't compliment the staff enough, friendly and accommodating....

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Midland
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Hotel is beautiful and staff was so friendly. Excellent experience. Came on short notice with my daughter for a quick weekend visit. The views were amazing with all the windows, food was great and the staff really made us feel welcome! Thanks for a really great visit!

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Canton, Michigan
Reviewed 10 January 2017

This cozy, old fashioned inn is wonderful in winter. We've stayed here several times on our ski trips up to nearby Boyne Highlands and Nub's Nob. Our children love the library for relaxing reading time and playing games -- things they don't usually experience in a modern hotel with TV and 50 channels. We usually go to Petoskey for dinner...

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Bloomfield Hills
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Diefenbach Higgins wedding. Was great place for a New Years Eve wedding. Staff was outstanding. Food was awesome. Accommodations were perfect. If anyone wanting a perfect wedding this is the place to have it

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Stafford's Bay View Inn offers guests the grace and romance of a bygone era, set against the exquisite views of Little Traverse Bay. Some of Northern Michigan's finest dining can be experienced in our Roselawn Dining Room. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Stafford's Bay View Inn

Address: 2011 Woodland Ave, Petoskey, MI 49770-5069
Region: United States > Michigan > Emmet County > Petoskey
Price Range: ₹ 7,723 - ₹ 16,950 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Stafford's Bay View Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 31
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“Rooms are much cheaper during the winter months. Rooms with a view of the lake and a view of the front; really made no difference”
  • Winter sleigh ride through historic Bay View village
  • Room #42, queen bed, sofa, chair plus two dressers.
 of 5 bubbles spatts, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Another good point - there are no TVs in the rooms. There are large screen TVs in the library and the common room off the lobby.”
 of 5 bubbles TRA2sticks, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Choose a room high enough and on the proper side to see Lake Huron.”
 of 5 bubbles Trip-Review01, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Quiet with great view”
 of 5 bubbles Iamvictorious, 4 Sep 2016 | Read review
“No television in the rooms. Bring water shoes if you plan to swim here--smooth rocky bottom. Bikes are available at the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles BradandGina, 17 Aug 2016 | Read review
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