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As a business we will do everything we can to reduce the spread of infection per CDC guidelines.
All rooms and cottages have been cleaned using disinfectant recommended for killing COVID-19 and special attention has been taken when cleaning high touch surfaces.
When entering the lobby please practice social distancing. If there are two customers in the lobby at any time please wait outside until more room becomes available.
Updates to our amenities:
We will be suspending our complimentary breakfast and daily housekeeping until further notice per state guidelines. Should you need anything just let us know and we will take care of your needs.
Thank you for your patience and we hope that everyone will stay safe and healthy. We will get through this together.
Dave & Penny
Temporarily suspended until further notice per CDC guidelines.
All of our rooms and cottages are pet friendly.
For just a $15 per day pet fee, why leave your best friend at home.
Don't forget to say Hi to Bo when you check in. He's always happy to greet you.
We would like to thank all of our military past and present as well as police, fire and rescue for your service and dedication. Please enjoy a 10% discount when you stay with us as our gratitude. Please book directly through us to receive this discount. The discount does not apply to third party booking engines.
Welcome to Baileys Sunset Motel & Cottages! A taste of Old Door County.
If you are looking for a great place to stay in Door County that is close to all the action but quiet enough to relax and enjoy the serenity come stay with us.
Our unique combination of classic Door County accommodations blended with modern day conveniences, gives you a unique and enjoyable experience few others can offer.
Located on seven beautiful acres filled with wildflowers, wild raspberries, and fruit trees ready for the picking. Take a walk on our nature trails and you will see a variety of birds, deer, red fox, porcupine and many other little critters.
Our warm atmosphere will instantly relax you while our spacious grounds are ideal for family activities. Enjoy our playground which includes: swings, volleyball, basketball, horseshoe pits, tether ball and badminton.
We offer games and movies free of charge should you want to hang back and enjoy some time with your family.
(pictured to the right is Cana Island)
Just one mile from Lake Michigan we are located about half way up the peninsula. Everything you want to see and do is just minutes away!
Are you coming up to Door County to fish? We offer plenty of room to park your boat and trailer.
For detailed information on what's biting where & what bait to use call the
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We offer a variety of motel rooms to fit your every need. Two night minimum required. Shorter stay may be available, please call to check availability. Continue scrolling down our webpage to see more pictures.
When you want the comforts of home on your vacation. Two night minimum stay required in the cottages, three nights for event or holiday weekends. House cottage has a standard 3 night minimum. Please call to check availability on shorter stays 920-839-2218 Continue scrolling down our webpage to see more pictures.
All of our motel rooms are located on ground level.
All rooms have a mini refrigerator, microwave, 12 cup coffee maker, hair dryer, iron, ironing board, heat/AC, free WiFi, and TV/DVD player.
Double & King rooms have a table and 2 chairs, the Single room does not.
Motel rooms have access to picnic tables, charcoal grill if needed as well as the community fireplace.
All of our cottages come equipped with:
Private Charcoal Grill
Private Fire Pit
Private Picnic Table
Kitchen - which includes all pots, pans, dishes, utensils, 12 cup coffee maker, toaster, microwave, refrigerator and stove.
Our one bedroom cottage has a queen bed and two pull out sleeper sofas in the living/kitchen area, and the bathroom has a stand up shower. Steps are required to enter this cottage.
Our two bedroom cottages have a queen bed in one bedroom, two twin beds in the second bedroom and a pull out sleeper sofa in the living room. Three of the cottages have a shower/tub combination and one has a stand up shower. Two of these cottages are on ground level and two of the cottages to require 2 steps to get into. If you have problems doing stairs please give us a call and we will try to get you into a cottage without any steps.
Our three bedroom house cottage has two full bathrooms, two bedrooms with a queen size bed, one bedroom with two twin beds, a separate TV/Game room for kids and a pull out sleeper sofa in the living room. This is a two story home but stairs are not required to enter the home and one of the queen bedrooms and both bathrooms are on the main floor. The house cottage does not have a private fire pit, but has access to the community fireplace.
Making a reservation means that you are responsible for the dates you reserve. No refunds on early departures. All sales are final. We reserve the right to move guests to try to accommodate everyone. You will never be given anything less than what you asked for, but you may receive a free upgrade. All reservations will be held with a credit card and the first night deposit at time of booking. If you want a specific room or cottage for your stay please call us directly to assure a particular room or cottage.
Any cancellation will result in a $25 cancellation fee which will be charged to the credit card we have on file.
Cancellations made 14 days or less from your date of arrival will be charged the full amount of the stay unless the room/cottage can be filled.
30 days for events or holiday weekend.
Reservations for one night stay are non-refundable.
Check in is between the hours of 3pm and 10pm.
Please contact us if you need to check in at a different time 920-839-2218
Check out is at 10 am.
Housekeeping has been temporarily suspended per CDC guidelines. Should you need anything please see someone in the office for assistance.
Our cottages and house are housekeeping cottages. This means that when you check in, the cottage/house will be clean with fresh bed linens and bath towels. During your stay, your cottage is yours for the time you have reserved. It is your responsibility to keep it clean and let us know if you should need any fresh bed linens or clean towels.
Upon check-out you are responsible for taking out the trash, sweeping and vacuuming the floors and washing the dishes. Leaving your cottage/house with dirty dishes, garbage lying around, or excessively dirty floors will result in a minimum one day extra charge.
For our guests bringing pets, please remember to pick up after your pet. If you need pick up bags, we have them available in the office. Pets must be kept on a leash when they are outside. Pets are not allowed on the furniture, bedding or bathroom tub. Damage to rooms, cottages, or bedding will be added to your bill. Excessive barking will not be tolerated.
Pets must be kept in a crate if you leave them behind in the motel, cottage or house. Should you leave your pet behind, please notify the office and leave a cell number to reach you in case of an emergency.
There is a $15 per day pet fee.
Everyone loves a souvenir to remind them of their favorite place to go.
People who have visited the county before know all too well how the temperature can change. If you are on the bay side, the lake side or taking the ferry, the temperature can change dramatically.
If you didn't come prepared, we've got you covered. Need a sweatshirt, or a tank top, these items are available for purchase in either the lobby or the on site Violet Penny store.
You want to buy yourself a souvenir to remind you of your time in Door County but you couldn't find what you loved in the right size or color. Maybe you want to purchase a gift for someone you love, or you get home and someone wants the same thing you got, but they don't have the time to come up to Door County to get one themselves. No worries. Just visit The Violet Penny online store. You can order the shirt you want in the size and color you like and it will be shipped directly to your home.
At The Violet Penny, not only can you get your favorite Door County Souvenir, but you can get other things too:
family reunion, birthday, school activity, bachelor/bachelorette, seasonal, funny or design your own
Check it out, the possibilities are endless.
The Violet Penny will be attending many of the festivals in Door County.
Stop in to see some of the seasonal items for sale.