Best Western On the Bay Inn & Marina

1819 79th Street Cswy, North Bay Village, FL 33141-4215
Phone: +1 305-865-7100   |   Fax: 305/868-3483   |   118 Rooms
Check Out Time: 11:00 AM   |   Check In: 3:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

Our quiet bay front location on an island between Miami and Miami Beach allows quick access to South Beach, downtown Miami, Miami International Airport and the port of Miami.

Rest comfortably in our tranquil location on pillow top beds and enjoy flat screen televisions with either a 32-inch or a 42-inch screen. Microwave, refrigerator, and single serve coffee makers are also available in the room. With convenient on-site hotel parking, poolside views overlooking Biscayne Bay and our fitness center make us a perfect location to stay.

Book our balcony rooms for extra space with exquisite bay or city views.

Worried about paying extremely high parking prices near the beach? There is public transportation located directly in front of our hotel that will take you to South Beach at a low and reasonable cost.

Best of all we have no resort fees! Come with your family or friends and enjoy an exciting evening at our Shuckers Bar & Grill Restaurant and make it an enjoyable stay at our Best Western On the Bay & Marina.

We hope to see you soon!


Hotel Amenities & Services

  • Restaurant on-site
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Cocktail lounge Shuckers Restaurant on property.
  • Exercise facility, open from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
  • Business Center, please feel free to utilize our business center to browse the Internet, lookup e-mails, even print your boarding pass. For additional services please contact the hotel front desk.
  • Multilingual staff, English and Spanish
  • Fishing
  • Billiards
  • Stair stepper
  • Stationary bike
  • Treadmill
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Exterior corridor
  • Free wireless Internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
  • Fax machine
  • Computer available
  • Photocopy machine
  • Mail services, We accept packages for our guests prior to arrival. The first five are held free of charge, each additional package is a nominal fee of $2.50 due to limited storage space. To assist with delivery be sure packages and reservations share the same name
  • Please contact the Front Desk for assistance.
  • Outdoor parking, 10.00 fee per day
  • Paid parking, nominal fee 10.00 USD, Self Parking $10.00 per day
  • Complimentary coffee in lobby 24-hours

Best Western On the Bay Inn & Marina

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Fun & Entertainment Packages

Port of Miami Cruise Package 1 Night

Book your pre-cruise stay with the Best Western On the Bay Inn & Marina for our Port of Miami Cruise Package. The package includes airport pick-up when you arrive at Miami International Airport (MIA). Stay with us and then we will transport you to the Port of Miami to board your cruise. During your stay enjoy the complimentary continental hot breakfast, wireless Internet, heated outdoor pool and our workout facility.

Reserve Package

Best Western On the Bay Inn & Marina

Conveniently located, the best western on the bay inn & marina in North Bay Village, Florida is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:

Longitude: 25.848755  /  Latitude: -80.148255


Driving Directions to Hotel


From: Turnpik, I-95, 836, US1. Take Interstate 95 to Exit 7, John F. Kennedy or the Northeast 79th Street Causeway. Go east towards Miami Beach 3.8 miles. After crossing the Intercoastal Waterway you will find yourself in the North Bay Village, approximately 2.1 miles from the interstate exit. Continue 1.7 miles to the Best Western on the Bay Inn & Marina. Hotel will be on your left, on the north side of the causeway. Just look for the yellow awning!

From: Miami/South Beach. Take Collins Avenue to Northeast 71st Street. Go east, or make a left towards Miami. Proceed 1.92 miles, the Best Western on the Bay Inn & Marina will be on your right at the 2nd stop light after you cross the bridge into North Bay Village. Just look for the yellow awning!

From: Fort Lauderdale. Take Abbot Court south to Northeast 71st Street. Go east, or make a left towards Miami. Proceed 1.8 miles, the Best Western on the Bay Inn & Marina will be on your right at the 2nd stop light after you cross the bridge into North Bay Village. Just look for the yellow awning!

Best Western On the Bay Inn & Marina

We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.

Most Popular Area Attractions

AmericanAirlines Arena

FL Attractions

AmericanAirlines Arena

Located on the waterfront of Biscyane Bay in downtown Miami, the AmericanAirlines Arena is the centerpiece sports and entertainment complex of the south Florida region.

Opened on December 31, 1999, the arena currently acts as the premiere concert venue in Miami and hosts the NBA champions Miami Heat - depending on the configuration, between 16,500 to 20,021 fans can fit inside the arena for games and events.

Apart from NBA games, the arena is also known for WWE events, headlining concerts, musical theatre, family events, and stage shows.

For a little more of a privileged experience, the arena also features 2,105 club seats, 80 luxury suites, and 76 private boxes.

Bal Harbour Shops

Open in 1965, Bal Harbour Shops is an upscale, outdoor shopping mall set in Bal Harbour – a suburb of southern Florida’s Miami area near Miami Beach and  North Bay Village. The shops encompass 450,000 square feet across two floors.

Bal Harbour Shops consist of over 100 stores, including Prada, Chanel, Dolce & Gabbana, Tory Burch, and more. Owned and operated by the Whitman Family, Bal Harbour Shops is one of the few family-owned shopping centers remaining the country.

More Area Attractions & Services

  • 0.5 mile(s) from Ancient Spanish Monastery, built in Segovia, Spain in 1141, the Monastery Cloister is the oldest building in the Western Hemisphere. Newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst brought the pieces to America, and in 1952 Miami developers reassembled the monastery on its current site. Open Monday-Saturday 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Sunday 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Adults $8, seniors (62 and older), students with ID and military with ID $4. Please call before visiting to confirm hours of operation and prices.
  • 0.5 mile(s) from Holocaust Memorial Miami beach, this inspiring memorial, designed by Kenneth Treister F.A.I.A., is a tribute to the six million Jewish victims of Nazi terrorism before and during World War II. Around the monument, the walls of a tunnel-like passage chronicle the images of the death camps. It also features a photographic mural and a Memorial Wall with the names of the victims. Guided group tours available and a 22-minute documentary film on the creation of the Holocaust Memorial is available for viewing upon request (film schedule 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.). Admission is free and open to the public seven days a week from 10 a.m.-10 p.m.
  • 1 mile(s) from Vizcaya Museum & Gardens, this National Historic Landmark was built by agricultural industrialist James Deering, who wintered on the property from 1916-1925. Today, the extraordinary European-inspired estate includes a Main House filled with art and furnishings, 10 acres of gardens on Biscayne Bay, a hardwood hammock (native forest), and a historic village. The serene and stunningly beautiful estate was built in the 1910s. During this decade Gilded Age cultural standards were enlivened by the irreverent spirit of the dawning Jazz Age. Audio tours are available for purchase in English, Spanish, French, Portuguese and Haitian Creole. Enjoy lunch at the Vizcaya Cafe and Shop. Open daily from 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., except Tuesdays, Thanksgiving and Christmas Day.
  • 1.7 mile(s) from Venetian Pool, a venetian-style lagoon carved out of coral rock, this historic landmark and swimming pool features caves, stone bridges and waterfalls. Operates year-round. Call for information on rates and hours of operation. Children must be 38 inches tall or show proof that they are 3 years old. Open 7 days a week from Memorial Day through Labor Day, closed Mondays during the rest of the year.
  • 2 mile(s) from Iccosukee Indian Village, observe Miccosukee Indians as they engage in the art of doll making, beadwork, patchwork and basket weaving. Learn about the culture, lifestyle and history of the Tribe. Be captivated by live alligator demonstrations and explore the Everglades on airboat rides, which stop at an authentic, hammock-style Indian Camp. Visit the Gift Shop and taste local cuisine at the Miccosukee Restaurant. Open daily 9 a.m.-5 p.m. year-round. Adults $10, Children (5-12) $6, Under Age 5 Free. Airboat Rides $16 per person.
  • 5.7 mile(s) from Coral Castle Museum, top ranked by TripAdvisor, Yelp and a Top 10 Historic Hot Spot in South Florida. Ed Leedskalnin has baffled scientists, engineers, and scholars since 1923. Coral Castle was built by Ed, in secret, at night, in the name of love. He weighed 100 pounds and stood just over 5 feet tall. Some blocks of coral weigh more than the largest blocks from the great pyramids of Egypt. Ed sculpted coral stone into a nine-ton gate, a 28-ton obelisk and a sun dial that show the time and season. Seen on History Channel, Discovery Channel, Univision, Travel Channel, Telemundo, Sabado Gigante's Don Francisco, Good Morning America, In Search Of..., BBC. Billy Idol wrote his hit song, Sweet sixteen for Coral Castle.
  • 12 mile(s) from Gulfstream Park
  • 14 mile(s) from Miami Sequarium
  • 15 mile(s) from Jungle Island
  • 3.5 mile(s) from Bal Harbor Shop
  • 7.6 mile(s) from Ocean Drive Shopping
  • 10.5 mile(s) from Aventura Mall
  • 19 mile(s) from Dolphin Mall
  • 30 mile(s) from Sawgrass Mills

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Fishing

Nearby Restaurants

  • Shuckers Bar & Grill, on premises, bar/lounge, American, open for: lunch, dinner, fantastic food and service!
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Benihana Miami Beach, full service, Japanese, open for: lunch, dinner, amazing Asian cuisine! Less than five minutes away.
  • Across the street from D'Bella Pizza & Pasta, full service, Italian, open for: lunch, dinner, giant slices of pizza!
  • 0.20 mile(s) from Oggi Ristorante, bar/lounge, American, open for: lunch, dinner, charming atmosphere and cuisine
  • 0.10 mile(s) from Sabor Latin Restaurant and Cafe, cafe, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, neighborhood Colombian and Mexican food

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