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Sanford, Florida
Reviewed 19 January 2016

Our front desk check in person was really friendly and made us feel welcome. This hotel is a bit older but it was still very clean and cared for. My moms bed was new and comfy but mine was lumpy/collapsed and I rolled to one side. We had to catch a plane out of BLI and the front desk gentleman...

1Thank K K
Centralia, Washington
Reviewed 24 September 2015

Stayed at BayCity Hotel. The room was absolutely safe, clean and comfortable. The staff was very accommodating and friendly. Continental breakfast was plentiful. The Hotel itself is a bit old but I'd go again. Priced fair. Easy downtown access. Located right off the freeway.

Thank Kat T
Reviewed 15 September 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for one night. Beds were comfy but the place is older - however very clean. For $80 it was s little run down for my taste. I also wonder about the neighborhood - we were concerned about having our car broken into. The highway noise was noticeable.

Thank mntbikebabe
Geoje, South Korea
Reviewed 13 September 2015

Convenient during a roadtrip. Very friendly staff and comfortable beds. There's a very nice Japanese restaurant across the street and some fast food options nearby. A very basic breakfast is included in the room rate.

Thank Kim094
Boise, Idaho
Reviewed 1 September 2015

I recently stayed at the Bay City Motor Inn in Bellingham, Washington while moving my son out of an apartment near Western Washington University. The Inn was quiet and convenient to his location and the price was exceptional. Most of all the staff was very helpful and accommodating during my stay. The morning breakfast was slightly small but I was...

Thank jtudbury
Kelowna, Canada
Reviewed 31 August 2015

Room had sticky stuff on table and bedside table when we moved in, fridge froze EVERYTHING in it several times. Never completely vacuumed. Micro wave had little black things in it that looked like mice turds. Just some of things wrong. Spoke to desk a few times and was told they could do nothing until manager came on weekend. We...

3Thank DNRominGranny-32
Reviewed 19 August 2015

This hotel was decent, but nothing to write home to Mom about. The owners, who run the front desk were very pleasant welcoming. The rooms were a little weathered, however they were clean. There weren't a lot of amenities in the room. They gave only one envelope each of shampoo and conditioner and one tiny bar of soap. I understand...

1Thank Scot K
Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

Hotel is very run down. The workers are very rude and the owner thinks all of the customers are cheating them out of money as I was accused of lying about having pets, which I don't have. You also get charged $10.00 a person after one adult- which you don't know about until you show up. Even though I paid...

4Thank Melissa J
New York City, New York
Reviewed 14 August 2015

The quality was so nice with great attention to details, especially considering the price. Later, we stayed in a place next to it, and we saw the difference in quality. Although, the other place has a very good rating.

1Thank Serge_G_NY
Jensen Beach, FL
Reviewed 7 August 2015

I have recently returned from my 10th annual extended stay at the Bay City Motor Inn. It was the best one yet! The motel looked better than ever with noticeable improvements since last year. Lucky and his family and staff are always friendly and courteous and helpful. They continue to do an absolutely outstanding job of offering clean and comfortable...

Thank BillinJensenBeach

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Bay City Motor Inn

Address: 116 N Samish Way, Bellingham, WA 98225-6029
Region: United States > Washington > Bellingham
Price Range: $82 - $127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Bay City Motor Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 50
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Also Known As:
Bay City Motor Hotel Bellingham
Bay City Hotel
Bay City Motel
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“really nice and clean rooms beds super comfertable”
201inderjits, 4 Mar 2017 | Read review
“They offer rooms with a Jacuzzi but I did not see the options”
jtudbury, 1 Sep 2015 | Read review
“I prefer the 2nd floor rooms”
BillinJensenBeach, 8 Aug 2014 | Read review
“we were given handicap rooms. Nice big bathrooms:)”
ardellek, 26 Jul 2013 | Read review
“I Think all rooms are bad.”
Bhadrakumar, 23 Jul 2013 | Read review
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