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Smugglers Villa Resort

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54 Hunt Rd, Po Box 79, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA 98245
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Snohomish, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

I have been to this resort almost every summer from 1985 to present. We love this resort. I started going when my mother decided that North Beach Inn was to dirty for her. As a child I loved the swimming pool, hot tub (2), and sauna. The resort is right on the beach and during the summer they have bonfires... More 

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Woodinville, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We stayed at Smugglers Villa Resort for a weekend. Initially concerned about a moldy smell to the property we were assigned, an airing out solved that. The windows in some of the units are such that they should be replaced, as they are aluminum and difficult to open/close and not very energy efficient/seal well. Other than that, we loved the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

2 families vacationing together with nearby units. We all loved the location, views, pool, rocky beach, play structure, and general layout of the units. Great for little kids, and just what was advertised -- well-used, not deluxe, great views. Unfortunately, both units were filthy -- food bits on the floor, tables and chairs; cobwebs, dirt and grime everywhere; gummy food... More 

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Issaquah
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Beautiful views of the San Juan Islands land and sea scapes, close to shops and activities, all combine to make this a charming spot from which to explore Orcas Island. The units are reasonably well equipped, especially for those of us who prefer to do some of our own cooking. I think this small resort is especially well suited to... More 

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Boise, Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Thank you Mike , it is a great place ...the villa is fantastic. Great place to take pictures from wild life to water and great sunsets. It is side by side with Outer Island Expeditions and a great way to see whales. Check them out.

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Wenatchee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

location on island is great, on the water, rooms are comfortable and clean. Place for kids to play on grass, pool, hot tub, and views that are wonderful. At the fire pit you can see Mt. Baker to the right, other islands all the way to the ski area above Vancouver B.C. way off in the distance at night. You... More 

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Wilsonville, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014 via mobile

Had a great stay at Smuggler's! Mike was very helpful upon check in and very knowledgeable about the island. Perfect location to explore the island. We loved the beach and the fire pit at sunset. Amazing sunsets!! We would definitely stay here again!!

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Camano Island, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

I had the opertunity to stay at Smugglers Villa resort on 2 occaisions during the month of October 2013. The resort is located on the extreme north end of Orcas Island in the San Juan Islands. Eastsound is a smalltown a short distance away with shops, restraunts, and all the amenities that you will need for a get away to... More 

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Kirkland, WA
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

Before I begin, a disclaimer. I get that this place is probably a better fit for summer time, high-traffic families with kids running in and out. From the beginning. We were asked to stay here by a Bride for her wedding so as to relive parking pressure at the event elsewhere on the island. Normally when visiting Orcas we will... More 

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Athens, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

On short notice, for a short stay, we were merely making arrangements to accomodate a Whale Watching commitment (the boat is moored next to the Villas). The owners were so helpful and hospitable. The villa was sparkly clean and welcoming, well equipped, and the inlet was sparkly and welcoming in the morning!! We realized too late that we should have... More 

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