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Stafford's Bay View Inn

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Grandville
Reviewed 4 January 2017

I was there for a wedding/reception, so I was only there two nights. The accommodations were perfect, everything was clean and nice, the people that work there were very helpful in answering any questions or needs. The food for the reception and the brunch on Sunday was excellent.

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Lansing
Reviewed 2 January 2017

My husband and I stayed here for the Christmas special for our fist Christmas as a married couple. It was amazing and relaxing. Highly recommend making the trip to the Bayview Inn! The staff were very professional and provided amazing assistance when needed!

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Grand Blanc
Reviewed 31 December 2016

The breakfast of eggs Benedict alone is reason enough to stay, the Service was top notch. I would compare it to a smaller version of the Grand Hotel. The only drawback for us personally was the mattress needed to be updated. It was a bit squeaky. I am probably being a little too sensitive since we were on a couples...

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Charlotte
Reviewed 29 December 2016

If you're looking for a great place to get away with a spouse, friend, family or just yourself, consider Ataffird's Bay View Inn. You won't find a better place to relax and be pampered. The staff and facility will definitely meet your every need. Make a reservation today!

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Grayling
Reviewed 19 December 2016

This is the third time my wife and I have stayed at Stafford's Bay View Inn. Each time it was a very pleasing experience and we would look forward to visiting Stafford's Bay View Inn again. WE tell all our friends about how Great the place is.

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Clinton Township, Michigan
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

I really didn't care for the room or the restaurant or the staff. Rooms were very dated along with the whole hotel. Food was ok but forgettable.I understand that some people find its ambiance charming but I find it in need of a major remodel.

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BVI1886, General Manager at Stafford's Bay View Inn, responded to this review

Dear layla627, Thank you very much for your review of your recent stay at the Stafford’s Bay View Inn. Your feedback is very valuable to us. I apologize that our Victorian Country Inn did not meet your expectations. Please feel free to contact me at 231-347-2771, so that we can further discuss your stay. Cordially, Corey Innkeeper

Farmington
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Hospitality at its finest! The staff was right on top of every detail! The food was excellent and the rooms were fresh and clean! Just a few minutes from downtown Petoskey and Harbor Springs! Never disappointed when we stay at the Bayview Inn!!

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Marysville
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Pleasant friendly staff who responded quickly to a question or request. Clean well cared for facility. Food was great. Just the place for a worry free relaxing weekend. Plenty of activities to enjoy in Petoskey. We had an enjoyable time wandering through the many shops. Able to come back and enjoy a glass of wine chatting with friends by the...

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Fenton
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Clean and quiet for a great Thanksgiving get-a-way. The best food you can get with a home cooked appeal. You see big families meeting there for Thanksgiving dinner. But you also see couples - wanting to get away to just relax. Totally happy to go back every year!

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Bloomfield Hills
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Stafford's Bay View Inn has quality in everything; the history of the inn, the dining is fabulous at every meal, the staff is the best, every season is a treat, Cory, the Innkeeper is most efficient and his staff reflects his caring quality; the seasonal decorations are gorgeous especially at Christmas time; we are so glad that Stafford Smith began...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Stafford's Bay View Inn offers guests the grace and romance of a bygone era, set against the exquisite views of Little Traverse Bay. Some of Northern Michigan's finest dining can be experienced in our Roselawn Dining Room. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Stafford's Bay View Inn

Address: 2011 Woodland Ave, Petoskey, MI 49770-5069
Region: United States > Michigan > Emmet County > Petoskey
Price Range: €109 - €215 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Stafford's Bay View Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 31
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“Rooms are much cheaper during the winter months. Rooms with a view of the lake and a view of the front; really made no difference”
  • Winter sleigh ride through historic Bay View village
  • Room #42, queen bed, sofa, chair plus two dressers.
 of 5 bubbles spatts, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Another good point - there are no TVs in the rooms. There are large screen TVs in the library and the common room off the lobby.”
 of 5 bubbles TRA2sticks, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Choose a room high enough and on the proper side to see Lake Huron.”
 of 5 bubbles Trip-Review01, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Quiet with great view”
 of 5 bubbles Iamvictorious, 4 Sep 2016 | Read review
“No television in the rooms. Bring water shoes if you plan to swim here--smooth rocky bottom. Bikes are available at the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles BradandGina, 17 Aug 2016 | Read review
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