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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My new husband and I got to spend 5 days in this BEAUTIFUL INN. Our reason for picking this particular inn was from a friend that had eloped 2 weeks prior and he stated how friendly the staff was and inexpensive the Elopement Package was. So; with that information in hand, we went for a Thanksgiving Package and an Elopement... More 

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Troy, Mich
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We just got back from a four day weekend in Harbor Springs. We always eat one night at the Terrance Inn. The food is excellent and the atmosphere fantastic. We could not enjoy eating outside on the beautiful terrace because it was cold, but inside was just as good. The staff is incredible and very friendly. We can't wait to... More 

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Patty R, Owner at Terrace Inn and 1911 Restaurant, responded to this review

We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay and meal at the Terrace Inn...even though it isn't the best time of year to enjoy outside dining!..We truly appreciate your review and your business! I'll let the staff know! More 

Petoskey, Michigan
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've had our Thanksgiving meal here at least three years in a row and have never been disappointed. The room is beautiful with very seasonal views looking out the big windows at Bayview, especially if it snows! The food is excellent, with variations every year that keep us interested (and sated!). We love the personal attention paid to the diners... More 

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Reviewed 25 October 2016

My sister and I go for a weekend per year for fall fun and we chose The Terrace Inn, and we scored! Belinda, who works "sun up til sun down" was just the best behind the desk. She was friendly and happy and a good sense of humor! She let us know all we needed to know about everything we... More 

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Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Extremely friendly staff. Very accommodating. A little out of town but nice location. Easy walk to the beach but beach was not dog friendly. Clean, large room. Would definitely stay here again. Garden apartment would be great for an extended stay.

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Enterprise, Florida
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Reviewed 19 October 2016

Located in a historic house and neighborhood was different. Rooms with one queen were small. No new toiletries were left the second day and had to take a roll of T.P. off a housekeeping cart. The lady working the front desk can multitask and still have a great attitude. i think her name is Belinda. The part I liked best... More 

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Patty R, Owner at Terrace Inn and 1911 Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I will address the toilet paper issue with the housekeepers. We do not leave toiletries the second day, but they can be requested. Glad you enjoyed the breakfast and yes, Belinda is amazing! More 

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Reviewed 19 October 2016

We visited Petoskey and stayed here, based upon Trip Advisor reviews. The Inn and Restaurant did not disappoint. While it was quite hot when we were here, each room's air conditioning unit solved our sleeping problems. We ate in the restaurant both nights of our stay and found the food to be good. We especially loved their watermelon salad.

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1 Thank becpen
Detroit, Michigan, United States
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Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful place to stay in the Petoskey area. Quaint, warm, very comfortable, and great breakfast. We had a 3rd floor room. I had read some previous reviews that said 3rd floor was the quietest. I agree. Slept until 8 both mornings without a sound. Room was comfortable, wifi slow at times. Breakfast included fresh fruit, breads, yogurt, hot... More 

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Patty R, Owner at Terrace Inn and 1911 Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post this review...Happily you got a good nights rest..I will talk to my I.T. guy about the slow wifi..because all new routers were put in throughout the building and this shouldn't occur. More 

Sebastian, Florida, United States
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Reviewed 14 October 2016

We went for a fall visit to see the color through the Tunnel of Trees. Great trip, unfortunately we were a little early for the color. The Terrace Inn was a quaint and wonderful place to stay. The owner and staff were all friendly and very helpful as we knew little about the area. We would go there again for... More 

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Patty R, Owner at Terrace Inn and 1911 Restaurant, responded to this review

Oh.thank you so much for your review! I'm sorry the colors weren't great yet..but if we could we would change them for you! We hope you can come again next year! Patty and all the staff More 

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Reviewed 13 October 2016

We read about a 1911 Inn, decided to check it out. It's located in a quite neighborhood, on street parking, but I would say safe. No elevator, but it was a treat to be able to get a room, it fills up quickly. We'd been touring Michigan 10 days and I was a little skeptic at first, but my wife... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Terrace Inn and 1911 Restaurant is located in the Bay View Association near Petoskey, Michigan near Lake Michigan and Little Traverse Bay. The Inn has been in continuous operation since 1911 with a restaurant on site and more recently a full bar. Bay View is a Summer Chautauqua and part of the National Movement that began in the late 1800's when culture and a holistic approach and bringing it to the people was as important then as it is now. Transportation was by railroad and ferry as cars were not popularly utilized until the 1930's in this area. The Inn has 38 rooms on four stories. The main floor has 5 rooms, the second and third floor 19 rooms and the lower level tea room was converted to a pet friendly apartment in 2014. The Inn must maintain historic preservation guidelines..therefore all windows/glass is original with ropes, dressers are 1910 and original, many iron bed frames are authentic and air conditioners are in the windows except the dining room which has a mini-split unit. Rooms have electric heaters built in the walls and some suites were created from 2 rooms joined together. Wifi has been updated, small LCD TV's added and private bathrooms in all room. Suites have jetted tubs, mini-frig, microwave, and coffeemakers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Terrace Inn and 1911 Restaurant

Address: 1549 Glendale Ave, P. O. Box 266, Petoskey, MI 49770-5021
Region: United States > Michigan > Emmet County > Petoskey
Price Range: $118 - $187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Terrace Inn and 1911 Restaurant 3*
Number of rooms: 38
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