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Summer Memories Package

Sunday - Thursday, June 5 - September 1
A perfect summer retreat in northern Michigan! Take advantage of our 4 night package.


Weddings & Events

We are happy to provide you an all-inclusive event encompassing your rehearsal dinner, lodging accommodations, ceremony, reception, post-wedding brunch or special event.

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Sunday Brunch

Sundays, 8:30 am to 1:30 pm
A Bay View Inn tradition since 1962 and voted northern Michigan's best Sunday brunch.

Stafford’s Bay View Inn

Our flagship property, Stafford’s Bay View Inn, offers guests the grace and romance of a bygone era, set against the exquisite views of Little Traverse Bay. This charming country Inn was built in 1886 and has enchanted visitors for 130 years.

For over 55 years, Stafford Smith and his family have owned, operated and lovingly restored this grand Victorian country Inn on the shores of Lake Michigan’s Little Traverse Bay. It is a place to pause, reflect and unwind. We invite you to experience the charm and hospitality of this unique country Inn and the unparalleled service that only Stafford’s can logo - web

Stafford’s Bay View Inn is a proud member of Select Registry, Distinguished Inns of North America.