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Wooster, Ohio
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3 reviews
Reviewed 23 September 2016

This is a great bayside small hotel. Very clean, recently renovated. There is an excellent restuarant in the hotel. Less than half a block from the boat and ferry docks. Bayfield is a delightful small town on the shore of Lake Superior. It is the headquarters of the Apostle Islands Natl Lakeshore Park.

Thank woodspirit31
Baltimore, Maryland
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33 reviews
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Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Very friendly people. We stayed in the Crow's Nest in the Isaac Wing property across from the inn. The place was clean and quaint. We made a late reservation and were grateful to be able to stay. The only downside was that there are a number of stairs (third floor) about which we were warned. It's not for the mobility-challenged.... More 

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Milwaukee, WI
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2016

We spent 3 nights in Bayfield in August. Due to availability (or lack thereof) we stayed in two different condos managed by The Bayfield Inn. This review is for the Ada O'Day #5. Overall, we were a bit disappointed with this property. Pros: It has a great view of Lake Superior from the living room and the small patio outside.... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 6 September 2016

We stayed at Bayfield Inn for 2 nights for our 1st wedding anniversary. The view from our room of Lake Superior was wonderful. The room was clean, and we had a nice jacuzzi suite. For what the hotel offered, it truly was overpriced, but the view was marvelous. We visited different hotels & locations while on our anniversary, and this... More 

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Glen Ellyn IL USA
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26 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

What a lovely small hotel in a charming town! My husband & I stayed one night in a room that faced the parking lot & street. The room was well furnished,comfortable bed and wonderfully quiet. Packages of cookies in the room were a nice extra touch. On the water side of the hotel there is a nice park. The night... More 

Thank LKreiss
Redlands, California
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6 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 5 September 2016

We stay here every year. Ada O'day condo. It is clean, well cared for, and the people at the desk are just awesome! We appreciated the attention to detail. We will return again next year. Thank you for making our vacation wonderful.

Thank Terry C
Eau Claire Wisconsin
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3 reviews
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the Ship's Quarters, had a great steak dinner at the Bayfield in restaurant, the staff could not have been nicer both at the front desk and in the restaurant. If you go to Bayfield you have to check out the deck at the Bayfield Inn restaurant! What a view!

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Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin
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15 reviews
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Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed here one night while going to Big Top Chautauqua. It is newly remodeled. We had a very fresh, lake view room. Nothing special... but it did have a beautiful view of Memorial Park and the lake. The location is a great benefit as you can walk everywhere. Ample free parking is available.

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Minocqua, Wisconsin
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Visited the town of Bayfield, Wisconsin, and stayed at the Bayfield Inn. Located next to the town's memorial park on the banks of Lake Superior, with the harbor directly in front of the facility. The upper deck and outside bar had a beautiful view of Lake Superior and the large off shore, Madeline Island. The frequent car and passenger ferries... More 

Thank Ted R
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

We stayed here for 5 nights, it was beautiful. We staying at the Inn, our room was on the 2nd floor facing the lake. The room was very roomy and comfortable and quiet. The view was outstanding. We were within walking distance of the docks, shopping, food. The meals were good, they have an outdoor deck upstairs for lunch, with... More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bayfield's premier lodging establishment located on the shoreline of the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore. Our exclusive downtown location is central to restaurants, shops and attractions and within walking distance of the Apostle Islands Cruise Service and the Madeline Island Ferry Line. The Bayfield Inn is newly renovated offering yesterdays charm with today's amenities and continues to raise the bar for "the Bayfield Lodging Experience". The Bayfield Inn has been serving Bayfield and it's visitors for close to 100 years. You will find our staff to be experienced, most courteous, and knowledgeable. Whether you are planning a quiet getaway, adventure, wedding, family reunion, "girls" weekend or a corporate retreat/meeting, The Bayfield Inn offers a wide variety of lodging options to fit all needs and budgets. Choose from our 21 luxury hotel rooms or any of our centrally located Vacation Rentals to include condominiums, homes, apartments and suites. The Bayfield Inn is at your service. Secure complimentary high speed WiFi (30 mbps), HD programing to include HBO, and private off-street parking is available. Now serving Breakfast and Lunch Lakeside! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Bayfield Inn

Address: 20 Rittenhouse Ave, Bayfield, WI 54814-5018
Region: United States > Wisconsin > Bayfield
Price Range: $107 - $847 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 21
Also Known As:
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“our room was on the lakeside first floor-I'd avoid the non lakeside rooms on the parking lot..”
 of 5 bubbles JudyB709, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Check out the descriptions of all rooms available. Ours faced the parking lot -- cheaper and it wasn't problem at all.”
 of 5 bubbles kathyk0923, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Get a lakefront room.”
 of 5 bubbles 177bradfordw, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“There are rooms that are right on the harbor, ours was across the street with a kitchenette.”
 of 5 bubbles 23janiceg, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
“They do have bayside view rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles woodspirit31, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
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