Put-in-Bay Island Club Rentals
Great for Groups!
Great for Groups!
Put-In-Bay Waterfront Condos
Beautiful Lake Views
Beautiful Lake Views
Below are some more details of the best resorts and hotels at Put-In-Bay. You and your loved ones can find the best places to stay at Put-in-Bay by checking the following…
Great for Groups!
Beautiful Lake Views
During your Put-in-Bay vacation when you visit Put-in-Bay, PIB is ready to make your Lake Erie venture exceedingly memorable and comfortable. All the bases are covered, from properties that offer last-minute getaways to family-friendly retreats to beautiful resorts that make for unforgettable island stays.
From budget-friendly hotels to luxurious lakefront condos, accommodations on Put-in-Bay Island come in every shape and size. Browse Put-in-Bay resorts by area, style, price range, and amenities and find your perfect room. Have a look at our listings and find the best pet-friendly places to stay, waterfront condos and downtown resorts with swimming pools, and much, much more. All hotels on the island are just a quick walk to the downtown Bay and parks! Also, be sure to check out our Vacation Rentals page if you are looking for something a little different. It just may be the difference between a good vacation and the best vacation you’ve ever had!
The benefits of a great Put-In-Bay Hotel Room are to be noted. Excellent location, proximity to a great outdoor pool with tiki bar, free WiFi, helpful front desk, and onsite golf cart rentals are what you should expect from the best Hotels. Those that fit this description are the Commodore Resort and the Put-In-Bay Victory Station Hotel. Both offer exceptional service and walking distance to Delaware Avenue. If you crave a living room, full kitchen, extra guest rooms, or private grilling area then look at our Home Rentals.
Look no further to find the very best in Put-in-Bay Lodging! Established in 1875, Put-in-Bay is the oldest, easily the most popular city in Ohio’s Lake Erie Islands and the location of one of the largest National Historic Landmarks in the country. This eccentric island city beguiles with Old World glamour and romance, culture, and entertainment. Put-in-Bay’s stunning architecture, historic homes, and unique landscape make the city a top travel destination in the Midwest. While many of our guests do come from the nearby cities of Cleveland, Columbus, Chicago, and Detroit as well as the state of Indiana, we also entertain visitors from all over the world every summer.
There are certainly no shortages in great bay lodging resorts while vacationing in this enchanting, coastal town. From quaint, turn-of-the-century bed & breakfasts to the popular luxury resorts, hotel and resort accommodations in the Put-in-Bay area come in every shape and size. Browse Put-in-Bay Hotels and Vacation Rentals here and find your perfect home away from home.
Put-in-Bay Ohio, the Key West of the Midwest, is famous, among other things, for pool bars. Downtown Put-in-Bay is home to Ohio’s hottest pool bars. Right behind Mr. Ed’s (part of the Commodore Resort), you will find MIST. MIST opened at the end of May 2009, and includes DJ entertainment every Friday and Saturday afternoon and live bands at night all summer long. You can also create your own private party by renting out a cabana and living the high-roller life with bottle service and privacy. Check in to Mist Swim-up Bar and Check-Out of Reality!
When you want to get closer to nature, but still want poolside fun then Island Club Home Rentals is the place to be. Just minutes from the car, Put-in-Bay ferry, and the Jet Express, the Island Club features 73 three and four-bedroom homes that accommodate 8-12 people each. And a brand new pool and pavilion complex. Island Club Rentals is a leader in vacation rentals on Put-in-Bay Island. Choose a rental home for space and value during your next trip to the Lake Erie Islands.
If you want to be lakeside, check out the pool at the brand new Put-in-Bay Waterfront Condos. Not only is this the most luxurious place to stay on the entire island, but it’s also got an amazing pool for you to relax at. This is where you will find the cool people hanging out and enjoying the sunshine on a long summer weekend. Also, there are poolview condos for rent. Best news: You can bring your own drinks to the Island Club and Put-in-Bay Condo pools!
No need to look elsewhere, Put-In-Bay Lodging is your one-stop shop for booking the best Put-In-Bay hotels and lodging. When planning a vacation – whether it is for a weekend escape or a week-long excursion – you want to know you will be treated with respect, and your reservation will be considered of the utmost importance. Customer service is a hallmark of every lodging option on this website from the Park Hotel to the South Bass Island State Park.
To ensure you have the best experience possible, we ensure the Put-In-Bay resort lodging or hotel you choose will be a dream. Not only will you be in the heart of South Bass Island, but you will be footsteps or a short scoot in a golf cart away from the famous PIB nightlife, delectable foods, craft cocktails, historic landmarks, and nature-filled scenery. Not to mention the glorious beaches and sparkling pools available to you. Put-in-Bay has it all, and we want you to experience it all. That starts with your accommodations.
For each Put-in-Bay hotel or cottage, you can check their Website, take a virtual tour, check availability, and make a reservation… all on one site! If you need further lodging information or have questions about all that goes on at Put-in-Bay we suggest you click on our sub-links below. These links will fill you in on all there is to do on Put-in-Bay. If you need direct help on home and condo rentals, please call 216-898-9951. If you would like information on hotels, please call 216-898-1105.
We also provide you information on Dining, Restaurants, Pubs, and Bars on Put-in-Bay; a list of Frequently Asked Questions; an exciting Events Calendar; information on Transportation options for Getting Here via ferries; and a jam-packed list of Attractions & Things To Do. Popular options include Perry’s Cave and DeRivera Park. The fun never stops at Put-in-Bay and you can plan your trip from start to finish all in one place! Start with the ferry trip, add on a Put-in-Bay taxi ride, visit your lodging, and discover Put-in-Bay activities. If you want to explore the area further, Cedar Point in Sandusky is a short drive away. This amusement park is among the best in the World. The Jet Express Ferry also provides direct transport from the island.
Our primary goal is to help you find the Put-in-Bay accommodations that fit your needs on the beautiful Lake Erie Island village of Put-in-Bay also known as South Bass Island. Take your time and explore the various rental properties we have to offer. Put-in-Bay has something to offer for everyone and we hope you visit our island paradise. Whether it is a hotel room, lakefront condo hotel, or rental home, we are here to help. Options on Delaware Ave, Catawba Ave, Toledo Ave, and Put-in-Bay Road abound.
If you need more in-depth information on Put-in-Bay lodging, simply click on the Website of the property you are interested in. You can always call us as well, we would be delighted to answer your questions. Just dial the phone number below. Off-island lodging and reviews can be found on TripAdvisor.com. So choose your favorite Put-in-Bay Hotel and we will SEE YOU AT THE BAY, Put in Bay Ohio.
The Islander inn is South Bass Island’s first Caribbean-style hotel and they even have real palm trees! They have nearly 100 newly renovated rooms, 4 swimming pools, and 2 swim-up bars, you’ll be sure to find you’re going to enjoy your time at the Islander. The Islander is located just a short walk away from the center of downtown, making it a prime spot to rest your head while on Put In Bay. They also have personal golf cart rentals available onsite upon request for visitors wishing to explore the outer parts of the island and don’t forget to ask for a complimentary island guide!
Bayshore Resort is one of only two hotels/resorts that you can stay at which give a lakefront view, with the other being the Put-in-Bay Waterfront Condos, however, don’t let the name fool you because you can still rent rooms there. Bayshore has a great location since you have downtown within walking distance but you’re just far away enough to have some peace and quiet. They also have 2 heated swimming pools for guests only as well as a 30 person jacuzzi. You can also find a lakefront Tiki Bar near the two pools. With all these amenities and many more, Bayshore Resort is a great place to spend your time on the island!
The Grand Islander Hotel can be found in downtown Put in Bay and with 50 newly renovated rooms, a great location, and several bars this is surely a great place to spend your stay. They have the world’s largest swim-up bar as well as a pirate ship that you can drink inside of, so you know when you stay at the Grand Islander fun is going to be a top priority among staff and guests alike. Whether you’re here for a business, bachelor/bachelorette party, or just on your own accord the Grand Islander Hotel has you and all of your party’s needs under control.
The newly renovated Bay Lodging Resort is a great option if you need low-cost lodging with high-class fun. Located right in the heart of downtown Put-in-Bay, they have rooms of varying sizes all the way from a ten-person suite to a romantic single, and just about everything you can think of in between. They also have a small meeting room that’s perfect for 20-person meetings, weddings, family reunions, and banquets on-site as well as a personal event concierge that can help you figure out all the A/V work and other small details so you can focus on what’s most important.
The Put-in-Bay Resort & Conference Center comes equipped with a full business center and luxurious accommodations making it the perfect place to stay whether it’s for a business retreat, family vacation, or just to spend a few nights with friends. They strive to provide everything you need under one roof, and with a small conference center and catering, you’ll find they take very good care of their guests. They have standard double rooms, pool-view rooms with balconies, courtyard rooms, villas, and a jacuzzi room perfect for a romantic getaway.
Located downtown, the newly renovated Edgewater Hotel is in the middle of all the bars. They have a suite that can sleep 6 people with a full microwave kitchenette, a Full-sized fridge, freezer, 50″ TV with cable, two queen-sized beds with separate double vanity, making this room a great choice for big families or a group of friends looking to room together in one big room. Guests staying at the Edgewater also have access to the Put-in-Bay Conference Center’s pool located a half mile up the street. With all of these things taken into account, you must check out the Edgewater Hotel as a secondary option.
When you come to South Bass Island you have many options as far as where to stay. First, you want to choose whether you want a hotel, resort, condo, or cabin. Once you decide that, you can check out our “Lodging” tab where we have all the information you’ll need!
Yes, Put-in-Bay is very family-friendly but most especially midweek from Sunday through Thursday. There are countless activities to explore such as Perry’s Cave Family Fun Center which has a mini-golf course, butterfly house, awesome antique car museum, giant fort maze, and even more! Ask staff for an island map that will have all island activities listed. Don’t miss the Perry’s Victory and International Peace Memorial or the Lake Erie Islands Historical Society!
The island has 25 great bars including the winery and you won’t have a bad time at any one of them! In fact, most weekend evenings see groups of people bar hopping from one bar to another to find the one that feels the most comfortable for them. There is an abundant variety of music to choose from as well.
Yes! As far as swimming goes you have many options. If you are staying at Island Club or Put-in-Bay Condos, they have their own pool for guests. There are also 2 pools open to the public downtown: the MIST swim-up bar located downtown next to Mr. Eds, as well as the Sandbar which can be found at Adventure Bay where there’s also a great arcade and go-kart track for kids.
The most common way to get around on put in bay is by golf cart. Luckily for you, there are several different rental companies near both boat docks that will be happy to provide you with transportation. However, if you want to save money, as the rentals can get expensive especially on busy weekends, most everything is within walking distance. Or check with your lodging provider as their carts are usually cheaper than those by the docks, and they allow overnight rentals.
You can wear whatever you want. You won’t find a restaurant or bar on the island with a strict dress code so just be sure to check the weather. If you need more than that, a good rule of thumb is resort-casual. Flip flops are the norm.
There’s plenty to do on Put in Bay when it rains! You can still go to every bar, restaurant, store, or any other indoor activity available on the island. A lot of people like to find a place to look out into the water during storms because that can be pretty cool.
If you take the miller ferry round trip, tickets start at $15 for adults on the miller ferry. If you want to bring your car (which is not recommended), it will cost you an extra $18 each way on top of that. If you take the Jet Express from Port Clinton or Sandusky, it will be a $35 round trip.
Yes and no! Most seasons, you can hop on the Jet Express in Cedar Point harbor on select dates and times and go to some of Lake Erie’s other islands like Put in Bay and Kelley’s Island. Head to Cedar Point’s website for more information on their schedule. However, when the special Cedar Point boat is not running, there is usually always trips from downtown Sandusky which is very close to Cedar Point.
Put-in-Bay has two very small beaches open to the public. One can be found at the state park near the Island favorite Joe’s Bar and the other can be found on the island’s east point but if you’re looking for a sandy Florida beach prepare to be a little disappointed. There is also the old bathing beach down next to the monument.