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Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed 9 August 2014

Enjoyed our 2 night stay at By the Bay. John & Mary maintain a very clean and comfortable motel. The grounds are kept up nicely with beautiful flowers, etc. The motel is centrally located so an easy walk for shopping and dining. Would easily stay here again. Price was right.

2Thank BKW0056
Reviewed 13 October 2013

My wife and arrived on Tuesday without reservations, found this place located within walking distance of all activities within Fish Creek. Had a great room and decided to stay 2 nights as it as centrally located within Door County. The owners are on-site and are very friendly and helpful. Rates were great for midweek as well. I would definitely stay...

2Thank chicagocardinal
Wetmore, Michigan
Reviewed 8 October 2013

Only spent one night but it was well located, well kept and priced right (off season stay). Walking distance to all there was to see and do in Fish Creek. Mary was friendly and helpful. Would stay again.

Thank Denny D
Birmingham, Alabama
Reviewed 6 September 2013 via mobile

While the decor is rustic, this motel is clean & comfortable. The location is great being just across the street from a beach & within walking distance of shops & resturants in Fish Creek. The gardens are full of beautiful flowers & it is apparent that great care is taken in keeping this motel in good shape. We did enjoy...

4Thank beckaj01
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 4 September 2013

This was an awesome spot as far as location. Close to everything, across from the beach, next door to coffee shop, restaurants, shopping. Can walk to marina (2 blks) It was clean and quiet. My ONLY complaint is the mattresses were hard as a rock. Neither of us slept well because of it. I mean terrible. That would be the...

1Thank jdini1958
Algonquin, Illinois
Reviewed 7 July 2013 via mobile

This was our 4th trip to Door County and first time at this motel. This hotel is convenient to everything in Fish Creek. You can park your car and walk every where within town. I am not fussy about beds but this was the worst mattress I have ever slept on. I woke all 3 mornings with a backache. Also...

6Thank Nancy G
Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin
Reviewed 28 October 2012

I live in southern Door County and spent Halloween Saturday in Fish Creek. Needed a clean, convenient place to sleep as opposed to late night driving. I found the By the Bay to be very clean, happy to find a fridge in the room, friendly owner, easy parking, and best of all, it is in the PERFECT location convenient to...

3Thank MustLoveDogs25
Fox Lake, WI
Reviewed 4 September 2012

This motel is a little older, but very clean. The price is very much in line with other places to stay in Door County. The owners are very friendly and do their best to keep customers happy. The motel is within walking distance to shops, restaurants, and bars. No driving necessary if you want to have a drink with your...

3Thank cyb51
Bolingbrook, Illinois
Reviewed 31 July 2012

Rooms are small, dark, and musty-smelling. They have not been remodeled in a long time. Also over-priced. My family and I actually got a great room just up the street at ParkWood Lodge. The rooms were cleaner, cheaper, and they have a pool, hot tub, game room and tennis courts.

5Thank Lindym1234
Reviewed 21 July 2012

Stayed here for a few days. Clean little motel in a great location. Friendly owners. Did I say great location! We'll probably be back, Enough said.

1Thank nesann

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Address: 4123 Hwy. 42, Fish Creek, WI 54212
Region: United States > Wisconsin > Door County > Fish Creek
Number of rooms: 15
Also Known As:
By The Bay Hotel Fish Creek
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“There are rooms in the front of the motel with a lake view and patio area if you plan on hanging out at the motel.”
 of 5 bubbles kellydD8756TS, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Room 7, the room we had, was quite private. It was on the top floor front bldg. Second floor rooms appear to have more privacy.”
 of 5 bubbles travelerT582QX, 14 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Second floor room recommended, south side would be quieter but you loose the bay views.”
 of 5 bubbles Scrapbooker2014, 14 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask for an upstairs room with a view of the bay.”
 of 5 bubbles debinbabbitt, 30 Sep 2015 | Read review
“The front facing rooms are the best.”
 of 5 bubbles cgcharles, 11 Sep 2015 | Read review
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