Great Lodging Options

From quaint guest cottages to brand new lakeview condos, there are a variety of options to meet your needs and desires. Put-in-Bay is popular with families and friends during the week and offers a fun atmosphere for bachelorette groups and parties on the weekends.

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Put-in-Bay is nature’s playground when it comes to outdoor activities, sightseeing, and entertainment. There is a national monument, kids’ activities, family outings, and various fun transportation modes. You won’t lack for things to do when you visit Put-in-Bay!

Put-in-Bay Rolling Pub

See South Bass Island from an entirely different view with the Put-in-Bay Rolling Pub. This...

Put-in-Bay Winery

Put-in-Bay Winery offers visitors a delicious selection of wine, historical tours of their property, and...

Char-Tom Sport Fishing Charters

Char-Tom Sport Fishing Charters provides families, couples, and large groups everything they need for the...

Chocolate Cafe and Museum

The Chocolate Cafe and Museum is fun, educational, and extremely tasty attraction located just outside...

Saunders Resort Golf Course

Saunders Golf Course, the only golf course on Put-in-Bay, is Par 3 nine hole course....

St. Paul’s Episcopal Church

One of the oldest churches on South Bass Island, St. Paul’s Episcopal Church welcomes worshippers...

Put-in-Bay Charter Fishing

Put-in-Bay Charter Fishing offers the best in Lake Erie fishing. Captains Steve and Bruce make...

Alfred Parker Park

Put-in-Bay is known far and wide for its beautiful lake vistas, fascinating ecology, and an...

Kimberly’s Carousel

A beloved fixture of downtown Put-in-Bay, Kimberly’s Carousel has been entertaining kids and kids at...

Taste the Local Flavor

Prepare to experience some amazing tastes, recipes, and aromas prepared with a host of locally sourced ingredients. From fine dining and superb bay views at the Boardwalk to pub grub at Mr. Ed’s and specialty wine and cheese at The Goat, we are sure to fill your stomach, quench your thirst, and feed your soul.

Casual Cuisine

No trip to Put-in-Bay is as long as you wish it were, so you've got to maximize your time to... view more

Coffee & Breakfast

These are the best options for the early risers. Everyone needs to start their day at the Bay eventually, but... view more


Almost everything at Put-in-Bay is casual. Flip-flops and tank tops might as well be the island uniform. However, there are... view more


If there's one food that is universally loved, easy, fast, fun and great for any situation, it's pizza. There are... view more

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Don’t let our quiet streets fool you: history meets hip in Put-in-Bay. Whether you want to shop ’til you drop, experience the great outdoors, go hundreds of feet in the air up the Monument, or immerse yourself in entertainment, this village on the lake has it all.


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Put-in-Bay Ohio is THE place for a great local staycation. We have island visitors come from Ohio, Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, Kentucky, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and New York on a regular basis. But when it comes to family reunions or bachelor(ette) parties, Put-in-Bay sees guests come from almost every state in the Union, and Canada as well. The summer events cater to a broad range of interests so there is sure to be a Put-in-Bay Summer Event for you and your friends.


Put-in-bay, Nicknamed the “Key West of the North” offers an exciting nightlife with live musical entertainment to satisfy all generations. Strolling Barbershop singers, bagpipers, steel drums and Ohio’s best entertainers are frequently seen on Put-in-Bay island. Do you like history? Visit Put-in-Bay for Historical Weekend and the War of 1812 reenactments. Do you like to party?