Put in Bay Hotel & Lodging

2023 Top Choices

Island Club Rentals – Our favorite for groups!

Commodore Resort – Downtown with MIST pool bar!

Put-in-Bay Condos – Luxury waterfront condos!

Find The Perfect Place To Stay At The Bay!

Put-in-Bay Ohio on South Bass Island offers a variety of Hotels & Resorts, Lodging, lakeside Condos and Home Rentals for your enjoyment when you visit Put-in-Bay. The Put-in-Bay Lodging and Hotel choices featured on putinbay.com are all centrally located and close to all major attractions. Find your family getaway in the Lake Erie islands, close to Toledo, Port Clinton, Sandusky and Cleveland. Call the reservation center at 216-898-9951 to book.

Check out the highest rated accommodation choices below to make direct reservations with each property. Most can be booked online through their website and all can be booked by calling their reservation hotline phone number.

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Put-in-Bay Island Club Rentals

Put-in-Bay Island Club Rentals
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Private & Comfortable Put-in-Bay Vacation Rentals Call 216-898-9951 to speak to a reservation agent and book your lodging, or do it completely online at the Island Club Rentals website. For luxury condo rentals on Put-in-Bay, reserve a unit with Island Club Vacation Home Rentals. These rentals are all outfitted with the comforts of home and pool access. 73 three to five bedroom homes sit in a lovely private enclave. For beautiful home rentals on Put-in-Bay Ohio, reserve a unit with...
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Commodore Resort

Commodore Resort

The Commodore Resort is the center of action on Put-in-Bay. With luxury suites, an amazing swim up pool and a killer location, the Commodore Resort makes an ideal choice for friends heading to the island for a vacation full of partying, relaxing, and enjoying this special part of the country. Call 419-285-3101 to speak to a reservation agent and book your lodging, or do it completely online at the Commodore Resort website. The Commodore Resort Details The Commodore Resort offers...
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Put-in-Bay Waterfront Condos
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Put-in-Bay Waterfront Condos

The Put-in-Bay Waterfront Condos are island living at its finest. Call 216-898-1105 to speak to a reservation agent and book your lodging, or do it completely online at the Put-in-Bay Condo Rentals website. With waterfront views, swimming pool, and perfectly appointed Put-in-Bay condos, these newly constructed units are the perfect place to stay on the island. The Put-in-Bay Waterfront Condos Whether you vacation with your squad of closest friends or on a dream family vacation, The Put-in-Bay Condos provides you...
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Put-in-Bay Pool View Condos
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Put-in-Bay Pool View Condos

With all the comforts of home and the luxury amenities of a vacation home, The Put-in-Bay Poolview Condos are ideal for families and groups of friends coming to the island for a trip of a lifetime. Call 216-898-1105 to speak to a reservation agent and book your lodging, or do it completely online at the Put-in-Bay Condo Rentals website. Adjacent to the Waterfront Condos, this property sits on over 500 feet of lake shore property. Enjoy the sunset over Lake...
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Put-in-Bay Victory Station Hotel

Put-in-Bay Victory Station Hotel

The Victory Station Hotel is a new addition to the Put-in-Bay scene. Finished in 2013, this adult only hotel was immediately popular with the summertime visitors. The name plays homage to the Hotel Victory, the historic and iconic hotel from Put-in-Bay’s past. The Comforts of Victory Station Hotel Full of old world Victorian charm, the Victory Station Hotel has different options for rooming, each decorated with expert care. Select from single, double, and patio rooms. The patio rooms are appointed...
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A Place At The Bay

A Place At The Bay

A four bedroom, 2 bath manor house located on Put-in-Bay, A Place at the Bay offers a private, peaceful lodging with all the amenities of home. Call 216-898-9951 to speak to a reservation agent and book your lodging, or do it completely online at the Island Club Rentals website. A Place at the Bay Details Situated on 1.5 acres of private property, this wonderful vacation home can sleep up to 12 guests. The master bedroom is actually an incredible garden...
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Birds Nest Resort

Birds Nest Resort

Beautiful Birds Nest Resort is located on 9 peaceful acres a mile from the nightlife in downtown Put-in-Bay Ohio on South Bass Island in the Lake Erie Islands, in the midwest United States. Call 419-285-6119 to speak to a reservation agent and book your lodging, or do it completely online at the Birds Nest Resort website. We offer relaxed, economy lodging, cottage rentals, and rental homes, with a better value than regular Put-in-Bay hotels. Whether it’s a couples getaway or a...
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Put-in-Bay Hotel Advantages

There is something for everyone here in the “Key West of the North”! From a quiet Island Club Home Rental with easy check-in, a vacation rental in walking distance to downtown, to the party hub on the island: the Commodore Resort with the renowned MIST Pool Bar and swimming pool! Put-in-Bay Ohio, simply a GREAT PLACE TO STAY for family fun!

Put-in-Bay Hotel and Lodging choices offer lovely guest rooms, spacious suites, waterfront condos and vacation homes.  Moreover, the island is full of great Things to Do, tasty Restaurants, family friendly activities, nightlife and exceptional Put in Bay Shopping. Check out Perry’s Cave, Perry’s Victory and International Peace Memorial, or the Lake Erie Islands Historical Society’s Museum.

No matter which hotel or lodging you pick, you are usually guaranteed an outdoor pool, free wifi, a swim-up bar, and possibly a poolside jacuzzi! Make your Put-in-Bay island getaway a good one and always check prior guest reviews for your resort hotel selection.

Check out Perry’s Cave, Perry’s Victory and International Peace Memorial, or the Lake Erie Island Historical Society’s Museum if you and the kids are looking to be entertained. Every few years the local non-profits also host a mock Battle of Lake Erie which is way cool to watch.

So, be sure to utilize this resource to research the right Put-in-Bay Lodging Choice.

  • Hotel Room Location only Steps from Downtown Put-in-Bay
  • Lakeview Condo Location Right on the Shores of Lake Erie
  • All Have Pools Onsite
  • Near Breakfast Restaurants
  • Resort Settings include Lush Landscaping
  • Golf Cart Rentals

Our Favorite Put-in-Bay Hotels

  • Island Club Home Rentals – 216-898-9951

    • Rental Homes for families and groups of up to 8-16 guests
    • Larger groups accommodated with side-by-side rental houses
    • Heated Community Pool
    • Golf Cart Rentals available onsite, both 4- and 6-pp carts
    • Online Put-in-Bay home rental reservations
    • $3 taxi service to and from anywhere on the island
    • Spacious Living Room
  • Commodore Resort – 419-285-3101

    • Located just behind Mr. Ed’s Bar on Delaware Avenue
    • Easy online bookings
    • Mist Pool Bar located in the back for summer enjoyment
    • The Green Room located upstairs for late-night dancing and drinking
    • Standard and Suite Rooms available
    • Subway restaurant located onsite
  • Put-in-Bay Waterfront Condos – 216-898-1105

    • Upscale Two-story Rentals right on Lake Erie
    • Beautiful new Pool Deck and Heated Pool
    • Great for Groups of up to 10-12 per Condo
    • Four bedrooms and 2-3 baths per unit offer lots of space
    • Breathtaking views of Lake Erie from a private deck
  • Victory Station Hotel – 419-285-0120

    • Boutique Hotel in Downtown Put-in-Bay
    • Great for Couples
    • Steps from all the downtown Put-in-Bay action
    • Newest Hotel on the Island
    • Check Online Rates & Availability
    • Put-in-Bay Golf Cart Depot located onsite
  • Put-in-Bay Poolview Condos – 216-898-1105

    • Upscale Two-story Rentals right on Lake Erie
    • Easy online reservations and bookings
    • Beautiful new Pool Deck and Heated Pool
    • Perfect for Smaller Groups of up to 8 people per Condo
    • Two bedrooms and 2 baths per unit offer privacy
    • Large outdoor spaces for barbecuing and grilling
  • Other Hotel Options

    • Grand Islander Hotel
      • The Grand Islander Hotel is situated in downtown Put-in-Bay (South Bass Island, Ohio). The hotel features 50 freshly renovated rooms, a convenient location and multiple bars. Guests have complimentary access to the World’s Largest Swim-up Bar and a pirate ship that you can also drink inside. There is even an old fire truck onsite to climb up and have a drink. Late night libations can be had while dancing at Level2 Nightclub.
      • Business guests can host meetings and conferences at the Niagara Event Center, Put-in-Bay’s only full service conference center, just a 2-minute walk up the street. The Event Center also takes care of hosting wedding receptions that create lifelong island memories. Your group will be right in the heart of all the action on Put-in-Bay. Grand Islander is steps away from great restaurants, historical attractions, and the downtown boating scene. There is no place in the world like Put-in-Bay and no place we would rather you be.
    • Park Hotel Put in Bay
      • The historic Park Hotel in downtown Put-in-Bay is one of the island’s most nostalgic. Located in the heart of downtown, it is steps away from the favorite restaurants, shopping and entertainment. For families and boaters, the Park Hotel is located right across from DeRivera Park. This is Put-in-Bay’s last Victorian era hotel so you will get a peek of the island’s “golden age”. Vintage antiques, Victorian wall covering and nostalgic area rugs give guests a similar ambiance as that enjoyed by travelers in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Of course, they now also have the modern conveniences of the 21st century.
      • The Park Hotel provides:
        • An affordable & unique historic hotel experience (lodging)
          The Red Moon Speakeasy (bar)
          The Chicken Patio and outside Patio Bar (lunch)
          The Misty Bay Boutique & Country House Gifts (shopping)
          Golf carts to rent at Park Hotel (carts)
          Next door to Pasquales Cafe (breakfast)
          Attached to the Round House Bar (entertainment)
    • Bayshore Resort Put in Bay
      • The Bayshore Resort is an updated Put-in-Bay lodging geared towards families and couples. The hotel is situated such that all of their hotel rooms face Lake Erie with screened or walk-out porches, offering great views. The Bayshore Resort is located close to the hustle and bustle of downtown Put-in-Bay but also far enough away to be quiet.
      • There are two heated swimming pools and a 30 person Jacuzzi spa onsite for guests only, no public access. Next to the pools is a lakefront tiki bar offering drinks and food daily. Also onsite is the Waterfront Restaurant and Lounge offering waterfront dining and live entertainment. The restaurant offers a waterfront view as well as outdoor patio dining for hotel guests.
    • Islander Inn Put in Bay
      • The Islander Inn is the island’s first Caribbean style hotel. The hotel amenities feature an amazing courtyard filled with real live palm trees, 4 swimming pools, and 2 adult bars. The Islander is located in downtown Put-in-Bay, right in the heart of all the action and steps away from the Jet Express ferry. Guests enjoy lounging in the pool with a drink from one of the onsite bars. For the more active and adventurous, the Islander offers Splash, the World’s Largest Swim-up Bar with 97 in-water seats and over 150 chaise lounge chairs on the pool deck.
      • The hotel owners also run a great dinner location called T&J’s SmokeHouse right up the street. T&J’s is Put-in-Bay’s only country bar featuring a mechanical bull to test your riding skills. For entertainment, T&J’s offers up the best country acts in the region taking the stage every weekend. After dinner and some musical entertainment, most people head to the other end of downtown and enjoy Level2, Put-in-Bay’s only true dance night club. Level2 always has a live DJ spinning tunes, VIP rooms and booths offering bottle service, and a huge dance floor to dance the night away until closing.
    • Put-in-Bay Resort & Conference Center
      • The Put-in-Bay Resort and Conference Center is a popular Caribbean themed resort located minutes from downtown Put-in-Bay. With a full business center and luxury accommodations, this Resort is perfect for both groups of friend, business retreats, and special occasions. The Resort makes it all so easy, with everything you need under one roof. The rooms are stylish and comfortable and capable of hosting groups of various sizes. There is also a state-of-the-art conference center, catering available, and an incredible pool with a swim-up bar.
      • There are a many different types of guest rooms to choose from at the Put-in-Bay Resort:
        • Wheelchair Accessible Rooms
          Jacuzzi Room
          Standard Double Rooms
          Pool View Rooms with Balcony
          Courtyard Room
      • The jacuzzi rooms are perfect for a romantic getaway. Enjoy a hot tub for two in the room. Situated on the quiet side of the resort are the courtyard room. Select those for a more peaceful trip. The courtyard also includes BBQ grills so guests can grill up their own burgers and dogs with beer in hand. All rooms are non-smoking and feature HD TV’s, free Wifi, hair dryers, and ironing boards. A complimentary breakfast is available every morning in the lobby. There is also a fitness center onsite, refrigerators in every room, and golf carts and bicycles for rent.
      • A new addition to the property are the Villas. These stunning units offers 4 or 5 bedrooms with two decks per villa. The condos are surrounded by a beautiful landscape lawn for an overall peaceful environment. One of the most luxurious elements of the resort is the pool. This 5000 square foot pool is full of perfectly heated crystal clear water. The largest jacuzzi in the world is a great place to relax and party with friends. The Blue Marlin Bar serves refreshing cocktails and cold beer with a swim up bar. Seats are actually in the pool! Kids love playing in the Splash Zone.
      • The Conference Center is outfitted with everything you need for you special occasion. With several meetings room and a full menu of AV equipment, work directly with their onsite coordinators to make your event perfect. Weddings are regularly held here. They have several different menus, ballrooms, and perhaps most amazingly, onsite wedding planners. Let them take care of the small Put n Bay details to ensure the perfect day for you and your loved ones.
    • Bay Lodging Resort
      • A freshly renovated resort, Bay Lodging Resort is a wonderful option when you want to keep your costs low and your spirits high. Right in the heart of fun in downtown Put-in-Bay, Bay Lodging is perfect for families and friends alike. With over 50 well-appointed rooms, this resort offers a variety of rooms in different sizes. From groups of ten to a romantic single, Bay Lodging can work with you to find the perfect room for your island getaway.
      • There is also a 800 square foot furnished event space on-site. Their space is ideal for corporate conferences, meetings, banquets, and family reunions. Each event guest also receives a free daily breakfast. A personal Event Concierge helps plan every detail, from catering to A/V equipment. In addition to business outings, their full-service facilities are perfect for Put-in-Bay weddings. Bay Lodging Resort Amenities and Features include: Complimentary Breakfast Sunday – Friday, Free Wifi, 24 Hour Front Desk, Pet-Friendly, and Onsite Golf Cart Rentals.
      • Bay Lodging Room Options:
        • Ten Person Suites
          Two Bedroom Suites
          Single King
          Double Queen Room
          Triple Bed Suite
          Single Bath Split-Level Suite
          Double Bath Split-Level Suite
      • Large groups love the split-level suites. This luxury accommodation includes a full kitchen with full-size appliances, wet bar, sleeper sofa, and activity table. Each sleeps 10 guests quite comfortably. They are also known for really good discounts on rooms, especially midweek, so make sure to look for promotions.
      • The Buckeye Tiki Bar and pool are definitely a big reason to stay at the Bay Lodging Resort. The Buckeye Tiki Bar is relaxed and friendly with delicious fruity cocktails. The exclusive indoor/outdoor nature pool allows guests to take advantage of it in rain or shine. There is always plenty of pool seating around the pool. There is also a ten person hot tub to relax in after a long day exploring Put-in-Bay. A cornhole court keeps guests entertained all day long. It can be easy to while away a whole day just relaxing at the resort.
    • Edgewater Motel
      • In the heart of downtown Put-in-Bay, the Edgewater Motel is convenient and comfortable. Recently renovated, the Edgewater has both rooms and suites. Easily accessible from the Jet Express terminal and the public docks, the location is ideal. You will love having the entire island of Put-in-Bay at your fingertips. The Edgewater Hotel includes a complimentary continental breakfast as well at a nearby hotel. Guests of the Edgewater have access to the amazing pool and massive jacuzzi at the nearby Put-in-Bay Resort and Conference Center. This includes a swim bar and a menu with delicious pizzas, salads, wraps, and grinders to satiate your appetite after playing around in the pool.
      • The luxury suites can sleep up to 6 adults. This large room includes a kitchenette with a full sized refrigerator, microwave, and a wet-bar. This is a perfect place to pre-game with friends before heading out on the town or prepare a light breakfast after a late night. There is also a 27” TV with free cable, recliner, and a queen sleeper sofa. The suites on the second floor feature a wonderful 135-foot wrap around balcony. Take in the Put-in-Bay waterfront and the action on the streets below from your very own veranda. Other rooms include a deluxe hotel room that sleeps up to four guests with two queen beds. The Bayview Suites can fit up to six people and comes equipped with a full size refrigerator, freezer, microwave equipped kitchenette, 50″ TV with cable, recliner, queen sleeper sofa, two queen size beds and a bath with a separate double vanity. This is a great choice for families.
      • Edgewater Hotel Amenities:
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        • 50″ Flat screen televisions
          Complimentary wireless high speed Internet access
          Wet bar and Mini fridge to fill with all your delectable treats
          Microwave and In-room safe
          Hair Dryer and Iron and Full Size Ironing Board
          Luxurious linens and Plush towels
          High End bath amenities
          Exterior patios or decks
          Personal Golf Cart Rentals Available Onsite

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The Put-in-Bay Condos, The Island Club Rentals, and the brand new Bird’s Nest Resort are our favorite Put-in-Bay rentals. All of these locations offer fully equipped kitchens, air conditioning, swimming pools, full baths, propane grill or stove, and many other comforts of home. Click on any of their names to check availability and pricing. You can also camp at the South Bass Island State Park, or rent a Put-in-Bay Cabin for some peace and quiet. Click here for a list of all of the best Put-in-Bay Vacation Rentals. Book an island vacation today and get away from Detroit, Cleveland, or wherever you are!

PIB is also great for family vacations. Book your next free weekend at the best vacation spot in Ohio! Tack on Cedar Point, Kelley’s Island, or the Wildlife Park for an extra day of fun. Check the Miller Ferry schedule out of Catawba Island so you literally don’t miss the boat!

See You at the Bay!

Throughout the season, the island is host to many great Events. The island has anything from the annual Pyrate Fest, the Bash at the Bay, to Art Fairs and historical reenactments. There is something for everyone and kids and adults alike have a great time! Who wouldn’t have a good time acting like a pirate for a full weekend! Many of these events are best experienced by staying overnight on the island because they last for multiple days.  A comfortable hotel or other lodging choice affords a guest a home away from home on the island.

Check here for the upcoming Put-in-Bay Events.  Then, browse this website to find the island guest suite for your stay.  Our carefully curated list will ensure a great stay on the Bay.

We look forward to being your choice for hospitality on Put-in-Bay.  Furthermore, we strive to provide a great experience for all of our guests.  Without you, we would not have anything! So ask us any questions you have, from upcoming events at Derivera Park, when the Perry’s Victory Monument opens, and even whether a Put-in-Bay vacation is better than Key West!

It is highly encouraged that Reservations be made well in advance.  Many of the busiest weekends and events sell out in the summer.  So, be sure to lock in your dates.  You don’t want to miss out on all the fun in the sun. The sooner you book, the sooner you can get on a Put in Bay ferry!

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