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Traverse City, Michigan
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Good rooms and prices for traverse city the whole family had a great time. Good location as well nearby all the thing you need in tc. Nearby restaurant and beaches are a bonus. Would definitely stay again and recommend the nice wonderful staff

Thank lee231
Pinconning, Michigan
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Unbeatable nightly rate for the great studio apartment style room. Unexpected upstairs bedroom was awesome. Older style kitchenette but everything else up-to-date. Would definitely recommend to all who need a place in busy Traverse City.

Thank Tara B
Willoughby Hills, Ohio
Reviewed 10 August 2016

The price was right for the Traverse Bay Inn, and since the reviews were okay, we decided to book a room. We needed it just for one night while on the road. As it turned out, we didn't realize there were 3 queen beds (two upstairs, one downstairs), so it's an even better price for a family. Small kitchenette was...

Thank 325bebe
Reviewed 9 August 2016

My family of 4 decided on a last minute summer vacation and wanted to stay close to home in OH. My husband had a project to do in Suttons Bay, MI, so the family decided to spend a few day in Traverse City, MI before his project began. The city is BEAUTIFUL and very relaxing. Everyone was really nice and...

Thank Earlie814
Flint, Michigan
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Was not expecting an apartment style room, but was pleasantly surprised. Very clean and fully equipped for a longer stay. Not sure of what nearby amenities there are, but many would be very accessible due to it's location. The fact there are no office personal after 8pm is a bit of an issue if problems arise. But otherwise, it was...

Thank Ganders1984
Traverse City, Michigan
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Front desk closes at 8pm, no services, didn't receive any of my messages while they were open. Worse of all had dinner plans and people couldn't get a hold of me. Broken Jacuzzi on top of that. I don't recommend this place mainly on lack of service, never seen nothing like it. If you have any issue with room ,...

Thank Douglas T
Frankenmuth, Michigan
Reviewed 29 June 2016

We found this little gem just four-miles east of Traverse City on US-31. Our room had a very comfortable bed, an updated bath, two flat-screen TVs, a mini-kitchen and a private bedroom... all for $80 in mid-June. Plus, our bedroom window opened up to the woods. The pool looked very clean and well maintained. We will definitely stay here again.

Thank Norlinscafe
Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Nice apartment style suites, some with an upstair room with multiple beds for sleeping. Mini full-kitchen. The Inn backs onto a park so it's quiet. There is a busy road in front, and you need to walk a bit to get to the cross-walk to cross over to the bay side. The wifi is not great - slow connections that...

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Grand Rapids, MI
Reviewed 25 June 2016

We would probably stay here again, but I think the excellent reviews here are a bit misleading. The Inn had friendly staff, the location is good, the pool is nice and clean (although a bit chilly). And the price is great. However, our room was very smelly - smelled like tobacco smoke and old furnishings. The decor was from the...

Thank Natalie718
Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

We booked 3 rooms through an online service. When we arrived there was 1 attic room for 6 adults!? The desk worker told us to take it or leave it, but he was "in the business of selling hotel rooms not giving refunds". Ended up spending an hour with the online service and driving an hour to the next town....

Thank beckyhanson

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Traverse Bay Inn

Address: 2300 N US Highway 31 N, Traverse City, MI 49686-3756
Region: United States > Michigan > Grand Traverse County > Traverse City
Price Range: ₹ 3,610 - ₹ 16,045 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Traverse Bay Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 24
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Also Known As:
Traverse Bay Hotel Traverse City
Traverse City Bay Hotel
Hotel Style:
#7 Family Hotel in Traverse City
#12 Romantic Hotel in Traverse City
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“Can walk to Walgreen's pharmacy, which is 2 doors down.”
 of 5 bubbles PoppaBear2, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Allows pets, ask for room where no pets were the night before. Wife has allergies.”
 of 5 bubbles Pumpsy, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Go to another hotel”
 of 5 bubbles PCBAnnArborMich, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“For quiet, request a room/suite in the back. This hotel is right on a very busy street.”
 of 5 bubbles 325bebe, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room in the back away from US-31.”
 of 5 bubbles Norlinscafe, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
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