Lodging & Places To Stay

Put in Bay Lodging options range from a great downtown Put-In-Bay Hotel within walking distance to everything, to a beautiful new waterfront condo on Lake Erie.  There are options for all!  Moreover, there are great places to stay on the island for any occasion and during any time of the week.  Our curated list of properties features the very best choices for guests visiting Put-In-Bay Island.  Read on to peruse the excellent lodging choices found on the island.


Put-In-Bay Home Rentals & Condos

The “Key West of the North”, Put-in-Bay’s unofficial nickname, is flush with great hospitality choices. Oftentimes, people come with a large group to the island.  Groups include families, a gathering of friends and wedding parties.  So, space is needed to accommodate everyone.  Exceptional rental homes and waterfront condos are available and a top choice amongst visitors to the island.


The Island Club Rental Homes216-898-9951


The Island Club is the preferred location for groups.  Here, guests can enjoy all of the comforts of home while on a Lake Erie Islands getaway.  Each vacation rental here features include a full kitchen, private bedrooms, golf cart rental onsite, outdoor pool and the best Put-In-Bay Taxi service at the ready.  Also, guests can utilize the free wifi and stay connected.

The Island Club is on the southern end of the island near South Bass Island State Park.  The downtown area with some of the best nightlife in all of Ohio is a short golf cart or taxi ride away.  Also, many great Things to Do like exploring Perry’s Cave and Perry’s Victory and International Peace Memorial are nearby.

For quick and easy booking, you can book online at https://www.islandclub.com/ or give them a call at 216-898-9951.


Put-In-Bay Waterfront Condos216-898-1105

The Put in Bay Condos are situated on prime lakefront property.  Each beautiful unit offers impressive lakeviews from rear waterfront decks.  On property amenities include swimming pool, onsite golf cart rentals and parking.  Guests are furnished with a door code for a convenient self check in.  There are also the original poolview condos available here with similar features, just a little smaller and typically less cost.  The condos are behind the Put-in-Bay Airport on Trimotor Drive.

This is a favorite bay lodging resort of past guests.  With ample space for large groups, exceptional views of Lake Erie and outstanding staff: the choice is easy.  Come and find out why this is one of Put-In-Bay Ohio’s highest rated lodging options with many excellent guest reviews.

For quick and easy booking, you can book online at https://www.putinbaycondos.com/ or give them a call at 216-898-1105.


Put-In-Bay Hotels & Put in Bay Resorts


Victory Station Hotel419-285-0120

The Victory Station is on Catawba Ave, just outside downtown Put-In-Bay.  The location is close to the action, yet far enough away to provide great respite.  Guests can expect a friendly staff with comfortable Victorian inspired guest rooms.  They strive to ensure that this property retains guests who are considerate of others on their island vacation.  Therefore, this hotel is perfect for families, couples and friends looking for a great hotel room on PIB.

Guests here also have the convenience of golf cart rentals onsite.  The Put in Bay Golf Cart Depot is on property and offers some of the best rental rates on the island.  Also, guests here are welcome to use Mist, a fun pool bar located at the sister property, a resort hotel called the Commodore.

For quick and easy booking, you can book online at https://www.putinbayvictorystation.com/ or give them a call at 419-285-0120


Commodore Resort419-285-3101 

The Commodore Resort is the premier Put-In-Bay Hotel with the location and amenities for all groups.  The location is superb, right behind the fabled Delaware Ave across from DeRivera Park.  Guests staying here enjoy the comfortable guest rooms, great staff and amazing onsite options.  From most rooms, the fun unraveling at the Mist swim up bar is within view.  Here, the latest music fills the air as local DJ’s spin the tunes.  

Sit poolside and enjoy a tropical drink at the tiki bar.  There is a large area outside the pool for those who want to stay dry.  The fun continues at other Mr. Ed venues like the Tree Bar and Green Room deep into the night.  There is no need to leave the grounds!

If guests decide to leave and explore, there are golf cart rentals onsite.  From here, many of the best Put-In-Bay Restaurants and Attractions are close by.  Also, the Jet Express Ferry Boat Terminal is just a few blocks away.  For the very best place to stay in downtown Put-In-Bay,Oh 43456, choose the Commodore!

For quick and easy booking, you can book online at https://www.commodoreresort.com/ or give them a call at 419-285-3101.


Lodging on Island | Other Options

While the above options are by far the best options and most popular, there are other ways to stay on the bay.  Some guests opt to pitch a tent at the South Bass Island State Park.  Here, guests can enjoy a stunning cliffside campsite with sweeping views of Lake Erie.  

There are also are several wonderful Bed and Breakfast options on the island, offering some island charm and a resting place.  Lastly, the Put in Bay Lodging scene can now see the likes of Airbnb Put in Bay, VRBO Put in Bay, Expedia, Booking.com and many more.  We advise guests to always BOOK DIRECT to avoid unnecessary fees and surcharges.  There are so many more advantages to booking directly with the provider than a third party. 

No matter where you stay, the decision to come to the Lake Erie Islands is key!  Come and see why so many of our guests return again and again.  There is something truly special about our little island in Lake Erie.  Set sail for South Bass Island and watch your troubles drift away.