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MANISTEE
Reviewed 1 week ago

We needed to be in Traverse City while a family member was in Munson Hospital so we looked online at our options near the downtown and the hospital. We were not disappointed at all. This is a lovely hotel with a large inviting lobby with big chairs and a fireplace. Indoor pool and hot tub can be clearly seen from...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here in May of 2016 before Memorial Day Weekend. Nice hotel. I'll be back. The bed was comfortable but not the best I've ever had. but the room was clean and we were fortunate to be on the beach level, okay, ground level but hey, the ground IS a beach. It was also a waterfront room. We couldn't have...

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Belmont, Michigan, United States
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We decided to go north on a two night stay in Traverse just to get 'out of dodge'. We had a Groupon for this location and it did not disappoint. The room was huge, beds clean and comfy - bedding was newer and nice, TV pretty tiny for the room size, shower is laughable but I understand that today's shower...

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Armada, Michigan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My mom was having surgery and we needed a place to stay. Knowing it was off-season, I figured lets stay at a hotel we could never afford to stay at in peak season. I loved this place! The rooms were clean and modern. The staff were great and very helpful. The breakfast was great and I loved their selection of...

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Reviewed 19 January 2017

I stayed at the Bayshore for a few nights to celebrate Christmas with my extended family. The suite we had was fabulous; king size bed in it's own room, well-equiped kitchen, large open living and dining rooms. It was so comfortable there. My entire family was able to fit easily and with comfort. We took advantage of the adorable swimming...

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Thank Lori P
Lake Leelanau, Michigan
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

This hotel was clean and incredible quiet and helpful. I had a friend who missed a flight and they still used their shuttle to get her as I was checking out. The staff was so friendly and the rooms clean with incredibly comfortable beds. The pool area is super nice. I would choose this hotel over any other!

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Thank ktali27
Canada
Reviewed 8 December 2016

We enjoyed our stay at the Bayshore Resort. The Breakfast Buffet was excellent! A big variety is served. The view from the room was of the lake. The location is close to downtown and there is lots of parking. The pool area looks beautiful and the service was great and the person at the desk was very helpful.

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Thank Patrika
Oxford, Ohio
Reviewed 6 November 2016

We had a fantastic view of the water or should I say it was on the water plus a great breakfast and all for a good price. It was great to get up in the morning & have our breakfast on the balcony. Or sit on the beach with your toes in the sand!

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Clermont, Florida
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Reservation made well in advance via block of rooms for wedding guests. Reservation for 3 nights. Able to check in a bit early which made our day run a bit smoother. Top floor room with 2 queen beds, although no view. Didn't spend the extra $ for a view since we wouldn't be in the room except to sleep. No...

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Kalamazoo
Reviewed 1 November 2016

This hotel is close to downtown Traverse City (Walking distance). It is also a short cab ride (Cherry Capital Cab) for those late nights on Union St! I highly recommend getting a lake view, add the in-room Jacuzzi if it is a fall/winter stay! The free breakfast is not bad for free. Head over to the Omelette Shop for the...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Whether you are ready for a romantic relaxing getaway or simply enthusiastically wanting to indulge your sense of adventure, you can do it here at Bayshore Resort! Our Victorian style hotel is nestled on the beach of West Grand Traverse Bay and offers the best of all you love about Traverse City - a great waterfront location and a short stroll away from downtown with its diverse dining, shopping, and nightlife. Bayshore Resort has the perfect room to fit the specific needs of every guest from amazing views to Spa Rooms, Suites, and more! Our complimentary Wi-Fi makes it convenient to mix business with pleasure. Join us every morning for a fresh, complimentary breakfast before spending the day on our private beach, taking a swim in the large indoor pool, or venturing out to explore the charming shops and restaurants that the area has to offer. Taking a day trip couldn’t be easier as it is only a short drive to the area’s elegant wineries, exciting casinos and exceptional Sleeping Bear Sand Dunes. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bayshore Resort

Address: 833 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49686-2703
Region: United States > Michigan > Grand Traverse County > Traverse City
Price Range: $136 - $387 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Bayshore Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 120
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Also Known As:
Bayshore Hotel Traverse City
Bayshore Resort Traverse City
Bayshore Traverse City
Hotel Style:
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Traverse City
#14 Family Hotel in Traverse City
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“Ask for balcony facing the bay...rather than a view of the bay...”
 of 5 bubbles 931JudyC, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a waterfront room. Your soul will love it if you do.”
 of 5 bubbles NEVERSLIPAGAIN, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“I think any of the rooms would be excellent.”
 of 5 bubbles K1597IVlorip, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Loved the view of the Bay with a balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles Patrika, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Water view!”
 of 5 bubbles katewL4487WJ, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
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