Our Rooms

  • 5 Room types
  • Non smoking
  • Room amenities include hair dryer, coffee pot, flat screen TV
  • Check-in 3:00pm & Check-out 11:00am

The Grand Islander features 50 well appointed rooms decorated in vibrant Caribbean colors. Our rooms offer your choice of two double beds, two queen beds or one king bed. The Grand also offers queen handicapped rooms for our guests with special needs.

Our Pools

  • 4 pools
  • 2 Swim-Up Bars
  • 30 Person jacuzzi

Our beautiful rooms surround 4 sparkling swimming pools including a large heated pool, a conversation pool with cascading waterfall, 30 person Jacuzzi as well as The Dizzy Lizard, Put-in-Bay’s original swim-up bar. The courtyard and Dizzy Lizard is open every day from mid-May through mid-September, weather permitting.

Flaming Skull

  • Put-in-Bay’s only Pirate Ship Bar
  • 200 person capacity

Come aboard Put-In-Bay’s very own full scale pirate ship – The Flaming Skull. Overlooking SPLASH! guests can walk up on the deck and watch out over the pool while sitting at the 80 seat bar. Make sure to get a picture taken with the captain to prove that you were on a pirate ship while at the Bay!


  • Put-in-Bay’s #1 Daytime Hot Spot
  • 297 Seats
  • 60,000 gallons of water
  • Put-in-Bay’s only nationally award winning pool
  • We are the largest pool complex in Put-in-Bay

Only at Put-In-Bay can you experience the World’s Largest Swim-up Bar. Located at the Grand Islander Hotel, SPLASH! has 97 bar seats in the water and 200 chaise lounge chairs outside of the pool. The weekends at SPLASH! are filled with live entertainment, cold drinks and memories to last a lifetime. SPLASH! is Put-in-Bay’s only award winning pool and Put-in-Bay’s #1 afternoon hot spot for over 10 years! 

Dizzy Lizzard

  • 3 Pools
  • 30 Person jacuzzi

The Dizzy Lizard is Put-in-Bay’s original swim-up bar. Featuring 9 seats in the water and more bar seats on land for those who don’t want to get wet, the Dizzy is home to cold beers, great mixed drinks and the tastiest frozen mixes on Put-in-Bay. The Dizzy Lizard is the bar that is known for changing how afternoons were spent at Put In Bay! The Dizzy Lizard is open from the middle of May to the middle of September.

Crash Landings

  • 5 Bar swings
  • Frozen drinks
  • Connected to the Lazy River

Located at the back of our courtyard, the Crash Landings is a full sized bar with an airplane crashed into it. The crashed plane caused our waterfall to reroute out through it’s nose. If you look closely you can see the remains of the pilot in the cockpit. Crash Landings is open from Memorial Day through Labor Day, weekends only and weather permitting.


  • 2 Full service bars
  • Las Vegas on Put on Bay
  • VIP Booths & Bottle Service

Level 2 is Put-in-Bay’s only true night club. Featuring a live DJ spinning the hottest tracks from Top 40, hip-hop, electronic and dubstep, there is no bar on the island that can compare to the amount of music and energy that Level 2 has to offer. Level also incorporates a sound and light show into the club that no other club in northern Ohio can match.

If you want a private VIP booth with bottle service, that can be arranged too. Level 2 has the only VIP booths on the island to ensure a little bit of privacy as well as bottle service. You won’t find either of these things in any of the traditional Put-in-Bay bars. So if you want to step your nightlife up, come to Level 2, located at the Grand Islander Hotel.

T & J’s Smokehouse

  • Home of Brisket, the mechanical bull
  • Live music on weekends
  • Chow, Whiskey and Music

T&J’s SmokeHouse is located in downtown Put-in-Bay and features an atmosphere and menu unlike any other bar or restaurant on the island. From the country music to the crushed peanut shells on the floor, the live entertainment showcasing the area’s best country bands and dueling piano acts, and a completely new menu featuring a variety of smoked items. T&J’s is Put-in-Bay’s only country bar/restaurant.


  • Lowest Rates
  • Per Hour or Per Day
  • Easy to drive

The Islander Inn is located right in the heart of Downtown Put-In-Bay, so we are within walking distance to most of the major attractions. To get the full Put-In-Bay experience, and if you are looking to explore the whole island, we have golf carts available. Head on down to the front desk and rent a cart for a couple hours or the whole day! Islander Inn has the lowest rates on golf cart rents that the island has to offer! Our carts are either for four or six passengers, and are rented out at a first come first serve basis.