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    West Bay Beach, a Holiday Inn Resort

    615 E. Front St., Traverse City, MI 49686-2617
    011 44 871 423 4917
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    • Excellent57%
    • Very good26%
    • Average10%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible3%
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    “day club” (32 reviews)
    “west bay” (56 reviews)
    “outdoor bar” (18 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
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    Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

    Remodeled and comfortable. It has been many years since we stayed at this hotel. The new look is pleasing and feels like home. Front desk staff and housekeeping was very accommodating and kind. The breakfast room which is also a bar in the afternoon/evening served...More

    Thank Missy W
    Response from Hunter R, Guest Relations Manager at West Bay Beach, a Holiday Inn ResortResponded 17 July 2017

    Hello Missy W, We are glad to know you like the renovation did three years ago and found our team to be welcoming and kind. And next time we will do our best to find you a room with a better view of the water....More

    Reviewed 14 July 2017

    Great service from Meagan at the Bistro. Kids got the buffet for free today. Samantha at front desk was also very friendly and was able to answer all of our questions. The beds were new and the room was clean.

    Thank ddicicc0
    Response from Hunter R, Guest Relations Manager at West Bay Beach, a Holiday Inn ResortResponded 17 July 2017

    Good afternoon ddicicc0, We loving hearing when our awesome team makes your stay extra great! Thank you for being our guest and taking the time to write us a review. Have a great rest of your week, Hunter

    Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

    Stayed 1 night at this resort. Would love to return for a longer stay. It's located right on the bay, had music playing outside, lots of outside seating, they also have a courtesy shuttle that took us to a resteraunt, and would have returned to...More

    Thank dawnwolf1
    Response from Hunter R, Guest Relations Manager at West Bay Beach, a Holiday Inn ResortResponded 17 July 2017

    Hi dawnwolf1, Thanks for the 5 star review! It sounds like your visit was exactly what you needed to relax and unwind. We appreciate your feedback and hope you'll come back and see us for your next trip to Traverse City! Hunter

    Reviewed 13 July 2017

    Visited the area and spent only one night there on the patio. The outdoor patio was the place to be! The hotel had a live "Blues Band called Sweetwater Blues Band". They put on a great show and the place was packed! The food was...More

    Thank vbbilly
    Response from Hunter R, Guest Relations Manager at West Bay Beach, a Holiday Inn ResortResponded 14 July 2017

    Good afternoon vbbilly, We are glad you joined us on the Patio for Blues Night! The live music, delicious food, and great service make us the perfect hang out for any local or guest. We are happy to hear your thoughts and welcome you back...More

    Reviewed 11 July 2017

    We stayed at WBB during cherry fest. The location of the hotel is on the west bay of Grand Traverse Bay and is within walking distance of downtown TC. If you choose to walk into downtown use the walking trail on the west side of...More

    1  Thank Dilligaf462
    Response from Hunter R, Guest Relations Manager at West Bay Beach, a Holiday Inn ResortResponded 14 July 2017

    Hello Dilligaf462, Thanks for the thorough review! We appreciate your recommendation and would like to further add that our wifi issue has been completely resolved. Thank you for choosing to stay with us during Cherry Festival and bringing your friends and family along! Come see...More

    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
    • Outdoor pool
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    • Price range
    • US$97 - US$484 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #3 On the Beach Hotel in Traverse City
    • #4 Business Hotel in Traverse City
    • #9 Family Hotel in Traverse City
    • #11 Romantic Hotel in Traverse City
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    • Suites ,
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    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 179
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    • Traverse City
    • Also Known As
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    TOB2010
    20 August 2017|
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    Response from RunnerGirl0922 | Reviewed this property |
    The day club is more of a bar. I'm thinking it might not be too appropriate for small children in the indoor section. Not sure about the outside. it was not open when I was there.
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    5 August 2017|
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    Response from lvgal61 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, the hotel does allow pets, there is a fee ($20 a night) for the pet. The beach is smaller now, due to higher water tables. And yes, there is a park right next to the hotel to walk your dogs. Also, further down the... More
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    1 May 2017|
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    Response from Cait L | Reviewed this property |
    I believe the dock is under management through the boat rental company and Nauti-Cat Cruises, however there is a marina just down the water only a short walk away.
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    "4th floor rooms facing west has the best view of the city and bay"
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    "Stay in East Wing away from night club"
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    "We stayed on the 4th floor - corner room with two windows, one facing the large ship. Gorgeous views of the..."
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    "Lake view of the beach is nice"
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