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Orcas Hotel

18 Orcas Hill Road, PO Box 369, Orcas, Orcas Island, WA 98280
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Edmonds, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had about 20 min to wait for the ferry and after a long day we decided to have a cold beer to put us in a better relaxed frame of mind as i had been having transmission problems. This nice old hotel next to the ferry dock with a great veranda was just the place for a cold beer... More 

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Zillah, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Needed to visit the Island (Orcas Island in the San Juans, WA) to deliver a piece of winery equipment and decided to make a mini-vacation for my wife and myself. Chose the Orcas Hotel based on reviews here and we were very glad that we did. Stayed in the Starboard Harbor View room with an incredible view of the ferry... More 

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Coquitlam, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Through a Groupon deal we went on an adventure to Orcas Island. A beautiful ferry ride from Anacortes through the San Juan Islands taking just over an hour to get to our destination, Orcas Hotel. This Victorian hotel is over 110 years old. It first opened its doors to guests in 1904. Sitting over the Orcas Island ferry landing it... More 

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Durham, North Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In June of 2003, my wife and I were married on the neighboring island, Shaw. We rented out the majority of the Orcas Hotel for our family who traveled from across the country. It was a huge hit. My wife and her sisters and mom prepared for the wedding in the rooms here. The owners were nothing but gracious and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate dinner here after a day of mopedding and hiking on a day trip to orcas. The wait staff was wonderful she was bartender hostess and waitress with great calmness. My family had the bistro fish and chipd but the fish was fresh salmon and the chips were sweet potatoes .They both loved it. I had a bistro burger... More 

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Redmond, Washington, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

After 25 years living in the Seattle area, and multiple drives past this grand dame of a hotel, we finally spent the night and, boy, was it special. The owner, Doug, was a great host and all four staff we dealt with were super friendly. Highlight was enjoying Jacuzzi in room after a long and hard bike ride! For bike... More 

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Mendota Heights, Minnesota
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

I have stayed at this wonderful old hotel twice and enjoyed it thoroughly each time. The staff is super helpful and kind even when they are being pulled in many directions at once. The room price is great for the location, and the food served downstairs was very good. The Orcas Hotel makes a perfect spot to base your travels... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015 via mobile

Beautiful old Victorian house converted to hotel right off the ferry landing, which is awesome if you arrive late at night like we did. The views are spectacular. The staff was awesome, Doug sat with us a while and gave us some good recommendations for our stay. We did the bfast, which was an excellent deal and really good food.... More 

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Delta, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

We stayed at the hotel in celebration of our anniversary. The staff were all friendly and accommodating. The view was beautiful as the hotel is perched up above Harney channel on Orcas Island. It is located above the ferry terminal so there is lots of activity to watch. We stayed in the Killebrew room which has its own private deck... More 

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Whidbey Island, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Our stay was great, the room was lovely, and the food was fantastic. The staff were friendly and very helpful. We were waiting for a takeout order before getting on the ferry for our return, and one woman also in line was nervous that she'd miss the ferry so she didn't wait for her food to be prepared, she left... More 

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