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Inn at Bay Harbor, An Autograph Collection Hotel

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Detroit, Michigan
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27 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2015 via mobile

We love the Inn at Bay Harbor. This is the first time we've stayed in the winter and the service is just as helpful and delightful as in the summer months. The suites and lake view rooms are worth the upgrade. Excellent property with exceptional service and the best hotel breakfast.

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Crest Hill, Illinois
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39 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2015

We stayed in the cottages overlooking lake Michigan. The Ski, Stay and Breakfast package was a deal. We did the trip with 4 couples and everyone was extremely satisfied. This is our second time doing this trip and were not disappointed. The staff was extremely friendly and helpful. We look forward to coming back next year.

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Lindenhurst, Illinois
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53 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2015 via mobile

Stayed in the cottages, very nice. Staff was great ( except desk clerk in the middle of the night was totally incompetent.) we skied at Boyne Mountain and Boyne Highlands, perfect location as The Inn is right in between both. Package deal with skiing, salon and breakfast (fantastic!) was a great deal. Highly recommended....

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West Bloomfield, MI
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70 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2015

First, the staff is first rate. We have stayed at some of the best hotels in the U.S. and Europe. The staff at the Inn at Bay Harbor are simply the best! They go out of their way to assist in every way. The grounds are perfectly manicured. The view of Lake Michigan is breathtaking. The rooms are updated in... More 

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Plainview, Illinois
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Reviewed 16 January 2015 via mobile

I love to stay here because I always feel special by the treatment we receive. The staff is very friendly and attentive, however it is pretty lean in December. The rooms are very nice, clean, comfortable and nicely decorated. The view of Lake Michigan is beautiful from the room balcony. My only regret is that I as a platinum elite... More 

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Ortonville, Michigan
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 December 2014

We stay here both in the winter and summer. A fantastic experience year round. Beautiful views, especially sunset on the bay. Close to several skiing resorts and winery's. We always come back to familiar, smiling faces. The spa is to die for here as well. Restaurants are top notch. Rooms are wonderful- stay in a suite, it is worth it,... More 

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Saugatuck, Michigan
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Reviewed 6 December 2014

This hotel is high - class. Staff is attentive, gym is nice, and valet is available. The restaurant in the lobby is very good and the smaller gift shop has everything you might need, you don't ever have to leave. You can rent bikes in the summer, and they give you a $20 voucher to play at a local casino.... More 

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Detroit, Michigan
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Reviewed 3 December 2014

From the minute you arrive the red carpet is rolled out! Even tho I was there at off season, they still went all out! The spa and the service providers were top notch! Excellent food and service! Can't say enough good about this place!! This is my third time going and I will definitely be returning!

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Cheboygan, Michigan
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39 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2014

After much research and deliberation of restaurants offering a Thanksgiving Dinner this year, we selected Inn at Bay Harbor based on the variety of foods offered. Something to please everyone This restaurant was the only one we offering Prime Rib (and Turkey & Ham). The food was outstanding and the side dishes unique and gourmet. Service was excellent. The value... More 

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Beaver Island, Michigan
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44 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2014

The staff at all levels from desk to bar to door are all very professional and welcoming. The hotel is well maintained and clean. This is a Renaissance property with typical great beds. Here are the down sides: First they charge you a "resort fee" on top of the room charge yet this is not a resort. There is nothing... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
The Sagamore Room
The Sagamore Room
Cuisines: American, International
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The Inn Cafe
Cuisines: Delicatessen
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf course
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Heralded as one of Travel + Leisure's Top 500 hotels in the world, The Inn at Bay Harbor is like no other place on earth. Nestled upon the alluring shores of northern Michigan, lies a place like no other: the majestic and romantic Inn at Bay Harbor. This modern resort oasis spins luxurious comfort with a welcoming smile and gracious hospitality that lets you know you have arrived somewhere special: a place you want to call home. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Inn at Bay Harbor, An Autograph Collection Hotel

Address: 3600 Village Harbor Drive, Bay Harbor, Petoskey, MI 49770 (Formerly The Inn at Bay Harbor - A Renaissance Golf Resort)
Region: United States > Michigan > Emmet County > Petoskey
Price Range: €154 - €523 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Inn at Bay Harbor, An Autograph Collection Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 128
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Also Known As:
Inn At Bay Harbor - a Renaissance Golf Hotel Petoskey
Hotel At Bay Harbor
Resort At Bay Harbor
Renaissance Petoskey
Petoskey Renaissance
Hotel Style:
#2 Business Hotel in Petoskey
#4 Family Hotel in Petoskey
#5 Romantic Hotel in Petoskey
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“Choose a lake view room. They are constantly developing, so a resort view room may mean a construction view room.”
 of 5 bubbles bnltandem, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Reportedly, not all rooms yet renovated. Water view (and grounds) better than cliff view (and parking lots).”
 of 5 bubbles nl704, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Get a high floor with lake view.”
 of 5 bubbles BarbaraS40, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Bay view rooms with balcony are best!”
 of 5 bubbles MichiganGuy48906, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in room 132. It had a lake view, fireplace, beautiful jacuzzi and wonderful king bed. It was luxurious.”
 of 5 bubbles 260trudya, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
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