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Traverse Bay Inn

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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“upstairs bedroom”(12 reviews)
“small apartment”(6 reviews)
“full kitchen”(15 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Kitchenette
2.5 Star Hotel
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29 Jan.30 Jan.
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Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

We looked into this hotel for a pet friendly stay, 10$ a pet per night. Ended up not bringing the dogs last minute but incase anyone is looking for the pet fee...also they have to be crated and quiet if left alone. The room had...More

Thank ashley s
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We almost re-routed our trip so we could stay here an extra night...it was THAT comfortable. Feels like an apartment. We were in the 2 bedroom with jacuzzi. The bed was SO comfy...lots of pillows and nice linens. The jacuzzi...upgrade to get the jacuzzi!!..So perfect...More

Thank czechheather
Reviewed 27 October 2016

This place has amazing value and is like a little apartment. I did not expect this for the pricing. I stayed in the King Jacuzzi suite. When you walk in directly behind the door is a small kitchen table that expands with 2 chairs (there...More

1  Thank momma_of_kitties
Reviewed 19 October 2016

This is a NO Frills stay Small Bathroom but good shower. Did not use the upstairs for the steps are very steep. Staff not friendly and no one is there after 7:00 pm. Kitchen usable but not nice. Would stay here again.

Thank Pumpsy
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Was charged $250 for one night's stay. Nobody at the desk when we arrived at 4pm. Expected more than a room with a tiny worn Magic Chef stove from the 80's, a dirty old couch, miniature bathroom and a filthy carpet. There are no amenities....More

1  Thank PCBAnnArborMich
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Amenities
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Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
USD 53 - USD 194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Family Hotel in Traverse City
#12 Romantic Hotel in Traverse City
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 53 - USD 194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Family Hotel in Traverse City
#12 Romantic Hotel in Traverse City
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (41)
Room & Suite (30)
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Hotel & Grounds (31)
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Betsy C
7 September 2017|
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Response from shirley b | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have hair dryers! it is a great place. we go there at least once a year!
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Kevin M
25 March 2017|
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Response from Pumpsy | Reviewed this property |
The unit we stayed in did have a second bedroom upstairs. Step steps, not recommended for children.
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Tahnia M
7 March 2017|
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Response from momcop | Reviewed this property |
231 938 2646 is their phone number. I'd check directly with them. Verify, when they answer, the name of the hotel. I think they may have changed owners, but not sure. Most Traverse hotels are willing to work with you during... More
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"All rooms are good value"
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"Get a room near the back away from the road. It might be quieter."
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"Ask if it is upstairs"
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"There is a beach at a park directly across the road. Perfect location!"
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