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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 29 December 2013

We've stayed here three times now and each time had excellent service. This past Christmas weekend we had to arrive past reception desk hours due to weather--the night person had left a our key in the lobby. He happened to still be there, but told us we could take care of check in the next morning. Then we realized our...

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Katelyn G, Front Office Manager at East Bay Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We understand the importance of feeling secure and satisfied while traveling. I'm glad that you noticed the integrity of our staff and willingness to help you enjoy your stay on the shore to the fullest. We look forward to welcoming you back. Thank you for being our...

Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 27 December 2013

I love staying at this hotel. The pet friendly rooms come with dishes, a dog bed, and a leash tie-out off the patio area. We booked the pampered pooch package and they had a welcome basket with treats, water bottle and goodies!! The furnishings are modern and upscale. The best part is having instant access to the lake and waking...

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Katelyn G, Front Office Manager at East Bay Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. I'm glad to see that you (and your dog) enjoyed our pet package. We're happy to offer a home away from home for the whole family. Plus, nothing beats watching the sunrise over the lake! Thank you for being our guest, we look forward to your next...

Wabasha, Minnesota, United States
Reviewed 28 November 2013

This is our second stay at East Bay Suites and would recommend it to anyone. We love the location: right on the lake, yet downtown. We always go after the main tourist season, so the price for a 1 bedroom has been reasonable. We stayed 3 nights, but talk about staying longer.

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Katelyn G, Front Office Manager at East Bay Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us! It’s great that you’ve once again found our lakeside location so enjoyable. We love that we can offer the serenity and quiet of Lake Superior waves, but still be within walking distance of all the unique shops and restaurants Grand Marais has to offer. I hope you...

St. Paul
Reviewed 13 November 2013

I booked a suite with kitchenette at the East Bay Suites in mid-October, 2013. Our three night stay started the day after the official summer/fall tourist season ended. What a fabulous place, what a wonderful mini-vacation! Location is right on Lake Superior - each room faces the water, sort of east/south east. The rooms were impeccably clean, the kitchen/dining area...

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Katelyn G, Front Office Manager at East Bay Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We’re happy to hear that you found your accommodations to exceed your expectations. We are proud to be able to offer our guests the luxuries of home while relaxing on the water’s edge of Lake Superior. Thank you for being our guests, we look forward to welcoming...

Reviewed 2 November 2013 via mobile

I have stayed at East bay several times in the past and have always been impressed. Price wise East Bay is overpriced.. Sorry but almost $400 a night for a 1 bedroom isn't good value!! I would definitely recommend this spot for a get away as it's clean and friendly and sits in a wonderful location. When booking be sure...

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Katelyn G, Front Office Manager at East Bay Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We understand that our Village View Studios do not offer the ideal views of the shores and for this reason they are our least expensive accommodation. The majority of our accommodations however offer gorgeous views of Lake Superior with a price point similar to our competitors. Summer...

Minnesota
Reviewed 28 October 2013

Spent a getaway weekend here at the end of the season. We were warmly welcomed by the front desk clerk. Our room was right on the lake with an exceptional view. These are condo units that are rented out. Our room was very well equipped and a week's stay here would be easy. The place is quiet, rooms very clean...

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Katelyn G, Front Office Manager at East Bay Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. I’m so happy to hear that you enjoyed your accommodations. We’re very proud to be able to offer our guests the comforts of home with spectacular views of Lake Superior. Several of our units are in the process of updating their sofas, I think you’ll be pleased...

Wisconsin
Reviewed 12 October 2013

Located at a quiet end of town right on the rocky Lake Superior shore, this is an ideal 'dog friendly' vacation spot. Most suites/rooms overlook the water and have balconies; we reserved at the last minute and ended up with a 'village view' (really the parking lots complete with dumpsters) BUT still thought the complex as a whole was great....

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JenniferG183, Front Office Manager at East Bay Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We do understand that the Studio Village View units do not provide guests with the ideal views of the shore however there are several other options that do give you pristine and breathtaking views of the lake. We are happy that everything else met your needs and...

Minnesota
Reviewed 10 October 2013

We had a 1 bedroom with a lake view, it was fantastic. Full kitchen that is stocked with pretty much everything you need including a dishwasher. Also had a washer/dryer in the unit which if we were staying longer would have been wonderful. The room had a large bathroom and a private bedroom off the living room. The balcony overlooked...

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JenniferG183, Front Office Manager at East Bay Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We are overjoyed that you found your accommodation to exceed your expectations. We are proud to be able to offer our guests the luxuries of home while relaxing on the water’s edge of Lake Superior. Thank you for being our guest and we look forward to welcoming...

Morgantown, Indiana
Reviewed 9 October 2013

The room we had was small with one bed but a view of the Lake. We have stayed in many motels with much better rooms and even better views for half what this room was. For that price we expected much more including at least a continental breakfast. We were extremely disappointed. Fortunately we found other places with much better...

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JenniferG183, Front Office Manager at East Bay Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. We are sorry that our accommodations did not meet your expectations. You were in our Business Room which is our only basic hotel room we have in our facility. We have several other accommodations available to you that provide you with more space, breath taking views of Lake...

Reviewed 28 September 2013

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay here at the East Bay Suites! The views of Lake Superior are breathtaking. It was very nice to have a washer and dryer in our room and were able to check out movies to watch in room. Great place to stay and would definitely stay here again!!!

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Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We are pleased you fully enjoyed your stay from the different activities & amenities our suites have to offer to the location & spectacular lake shore views East Bay Suites provides. We look forward to your return in the future. Thank you for being our guest.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
East Bay Suites sits in the heart of it all: on the edge of the world's greatest fresh water lake, at the base of the Sawtooth Mountains, a short drive from the pristine Boundary Waters Canoe Area and world class Superior Hiking Trail, and just steps from your favorite local shops and restaurants in the center of the quaint harbor village of Grand Marais. The perfect blend of outdoor recreation, unique shopping and culture, East Bay Suites has something for everyone. ... more   less 

Additional Information about East Bay Suites

Address: 21 Wisconsin St, Grand Marais, MN 55604
Region: United States > Minnesota > Grand Marais
Price Range: ₹ 10,213 - ₹ 17,677 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — East Bay Suites 3.5*
Number of rooms: 31
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“We always request a higher floor with fireplace and balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles LoneEagleNX211, 3 Mar 2017 | Read review
“On the lake side, you can watch the sunrise and the moon looks enormous over the lake!”
  • So peaceful and so beautiful!
 of 5 bubbles deblight54, 2 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Definitely choose the room with a water view!”
 of 5 bubbles TaylorD924, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you want a better room, don't bring a pet”
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“Definitely go for the lake view room upgrade if you can!”
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