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Islander Inn

14/05/2017 15/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Toledo, Ohio
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Compared to some of the other hotels, this one is far enough away from the noise and bustle of the bars and clubs, but also close enough to walk to the main strip within several minutes. An array of different pools are available, the channel selection is nice and the red lighting keeps away excess bugs, especially the May flies...

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Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

This place has a great location, it's in walking distance to everything! There are several restaurants, bars, a pool with a huge pirate ship, and wineries! With a friendly staff and reasonable rates, I'll be sure to stay here again. :) :) :) :)

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1Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Came on a Monday first day was great. Blonde boy at the front desk was kind and friendly and welcoming. Anthony at the dizzy Lizard was the same, full of info as it was my first time to put in bay.Woke to the polar opposite! The girl at the front desk was mean and refused to even look at me...

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sandusky
Reviewed 21 June 2016

We stay every year at this place and its always a blast! a little more relaxed during the week and a bit more wild on the weekend. Newly renovated rooms and you can walk everywhere on the island. We can't wait to go back!

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bluffton
Reviewed 3 June 2016

Not bad at all, and they have newly renovated rooms with brand new carpet and bedding. I like it especially due to location. My husbands band plays at the beer barrel several times each summer and this hotel is right behind there, so very convenient. Nice pool. No breakfast but with, golf cart package good deal for week days, unfortunately...

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San Antonio, Texas
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

Considering this is mainly a college party type of hotel I expected a less attractive hotel. Instead I was surprised to find it rather clean and cute. Very friendly staff as well. We did visit during off peak season but the hotel was much better than anticipated considering we only paid roughly $150 a night compared to what they advertise...

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Chicago
Reviewed 24 September 2015

Cons - Disgusting rooms, over priced, rude front desk staff, wifi sucked Pros - Good location, friendly bartenders and security, the grounds and pools appear to be clean. Coming from Chicago I thought the drinks were reasonably priced. The DJ/music could be put under both con and pro. I liked it but there was a lot of old school music....

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Clayton, Ohio
Reviewed 21 September 2015

For the price I expected more. The most noticeable thing was the musty odor in the rooms, turning up the air did not help. Nor did the air freshener that was left on the air conditioning unit. Someone is obviously aware of the problem. There is only a ceiling light in the bathroom which leaves the mirror poorly lit. The...

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 6 September 2015

Let's start with the pro's as there are very few... 1. Location: very close proximity to bars/entertainment/etc. 2. Pool & swim up bar are a good time and that's where it ends. Here are the cons: 1. Overall smell of the hotel...from the hallways to the room a smell lurks about of stale beer, urine, & mildew/mold 2. Lack of...

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Munith, Michigan
Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

I nervous about staying here after reading the reviews.....however I was pleasantly surprised!!! The room was clean, staff was amazingly accommodating!!! I will definitely stay here again, and recommend it to friends and family.

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Islander Inn is Put-in-Bay's first and largest Caribbean style resort. We have 115 rooms surrounding 4 swimming pools including a large heated pool, conversation pool with a waterfall, 30 person jacuzzi as well as our swim-up-bar pool. The Islander Inn also features the island's original swim-up bar, The Dizzy Lizard. The Dizzy has 9 seats in the water and and seats on land. This is the bar that changed how afternoons were spent on Put in Bay. At the back of our courtyard sits Crash Landings, a bar with an airplane crashed into the top of it. Both of these are open from mid May through mid September, weather permitting. Located between the Islander Inn and our sister hotel, the Grand Islander, sits Put-in-Bay's #1 afternoon hotspot Splash! Splash is the World's Largest Swim-up Bar. We have 97 bar seats in the water and 120 chaise lounge chairs outside of the pool for sunbathing. With live entertainment on the weekends and plenty of other fun during the week, Splash is definitely the place to cool off and have a cold drink with your best friends. Overlooking Splash is The Flaming Skull. The Skull is a full scale pirate ship that sits next to Splash. Guests can walk up on the deck and watch out over the pool while having a drink at the 80 seat bar. Get your picture taken with the captain so your friends will believe you when you say you were on a pirate ship on Put-in-Bay. We are located right in the heart of downtown Put-in-Bay and are within walking distance to most of the major attractions. Should you want to explore the island a little more, we do have golf carts available for rent at our Front Desk with some of the lowest rates on the island. You can rent a cart for a couple hours or go all day if you want. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Islander Inn

Address: 225 Erie St, Put in Bay, OH 43456-6642
Region: United States > Ohio > Put in Bay
Price Range: ₹ 6,368 - ₹ 21,163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 115
Also Known As:
Islander Hotel Put In Bay
Islander Inn Put In Bay, Ohio
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“Try not to stay on the basement level in the 3 floor building. Its musty!”
ba0625, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The rooms overlooking waterfall offer a nice balcony for enjoying a cup of coffee while relaxing in the morning”
C4590ENmichelleb, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
“If you are in need of a wheelchair accessible room you will need to be on the first floor.”
stephaniebrinkman24, 5 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Book early in the year because the rooms do fill up fast on the big weekends.”
party_maniac, 21 Jun 2016 | Read review
“All good around pool area”
opiew, 3 Jun 2016 | Read review
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