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    BEST WESTERN Inn On The Bay

    1800 2nd Avenue East | P O Box 516, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 5RI, Canada
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    US$114View Deal
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    • Excellent54%
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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    I mentioned this before they used to have complementary breakfast and they stripped it off. At the time also it was not the greatest BF but was something. The hilton homewood suites and some of the other in the hilton chain offers a great hot...More

    Review collected in partnership with Best Western
    Thank dinalp2016
    Response from Jason H, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Inn On The Bay

    Hi dinalp2016, I would like to thank you for choosing this hotel each time you come to Owen Sound for a visit. We value your business and seek to provide value each time you stay with us. I can appreciate your view on our breakfast...More

    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

    Wow. That's all I can say. THe staff of this hotel goes way above and beyond. I believe there were 6 hockey teams of 12 year old boys this last weekend and that is no easy task. I saw some of the same staff all...More

    Thank Lisetteki
    Response from Jason H, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Inn On The Bay

    Hi Lisetteki, Thank you for posting such a wonderful review of our hotel. I am very proud of the employees here and the effort they put forth to make our guests feel comfortable during their stay. Many of us work long hours during busy times...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Hotel is wonderful, the restaurant is not capable of handling a large group. If booking a large group meal, look outside the hotel. We had 16 families and some of the children waited 2.5 hours for chicken fingers and fries. Pool is small but the...More

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    1  Thank Cathy S
    Response from Jason H, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Inn On The Bay

    Hi Cathy S, I am glad that you and your group found the hotel to be an ideal location for your swim team to stay at over this past weekend. It is very unfortunate that your experience in our restaurant was not as ideal. You...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Always happy to stay at the Inn on the Bay. The staff are the best of any hotel I have encountered, and the consistency of this level of service makes it clear that it is part of the culture of the establishment. The rooms are...More

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    Thank Vanessa A
    Response from Jason H, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Inn On The Bay

    Hi Vanessa A, Thank you for your wonderful compliments regarding this hotel and it's employees. I am particularly thrilled to see how much you notice and appreciate the efforts of the people working at this hotel. They make the difference every day here and I...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Whilst in the UK this hotel kept popping up on my Trip adviser, so we thought we would visit whilst on our trip. There is no question this is a very nice hotel, clean, quiet but very busy and with a monopoly as there is...More

    Thank Lesleyannbarlow4845
    Response from Jason H, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Inn On The Bay

    Hi Lesleyannbarlow4845, I must admit that it is very gratifying to read your review. We are in a unique and beautiful location just far enough from the downtown core to be quiet and peaceful yet close enough to walk if you desire. The biggest benefit...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$113 - US$149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Bubs85
    What age do you have to be to go in whirlpool/hot tub?
    23 March 2016|
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    Response from jean519 | Reviewed this property |
    I have no idea. Phone the hotel to inquire. Sorry.
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    "did not stay for the night...just dined"
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    "Water view rooms are nice!"
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    "Get a lake view, nice in the summer and winter."
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    "We were lucky to have room 264 the suite"
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