Your relaxation and enjoyment are our top priorities at Staffords Bay View Inn in the historic Bay View Association. Our flagship property, Staffords 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 over 120 years. Some of Northern Michigans finest dining can be experienced in our Roselawn Dining Room. Cool relaxing evenings on the Reed Avenue Porch make for unforgettable memories. We invite you to experience the charm and hospitality of this unique country inn and the unparalleled service that only Staffords can provide. It stands as a warm and welcoming retreat from worldly pains and pressures. It is a place to pause, reflect and unwind.