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Swantown Inn

1431 11th Avenue SE, Olympia, WA 98501
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

I stayed here for a business trip because of the location and prices of nearby hotels. Sounds a bit silly to stay at a B&B for work, but I think it was the best decision I made the whole trip. I'll definitely do it again in a few weeks when I go back out there. The location is 1.5 miles... More 

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NetBloke, Owner at Swantown Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the glowing review! We are glad to hit so many of the fundamental marks, value with our pricing, great beds and a great breakfast (I baked the scones, Casey cooks everything, we prep together). I never get credit for breakfast, but who cares if guests are happy! We really think we have a great set-up... More 

Nor Cal
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We were appreciative that Swantown was willing to book us for a single night at the end of the tourist season when one night stays are a little difficult to find in boutique lodgings / outside of hotels. Our Innkeepers were a delight to work with, despite our late arrival! Our drive So. from Vancouver was a test of patience...... More 

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orinda, california
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

couldn't ask for a better price...however, it is a bit rundown. the carpets could use a good cleaning and lots of dusting around the edges would be good. Nathan was so very nice and outgoing, his wife makes an excellent breakfast.

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NetBloke, Owner at Swantown Inn, responded to this review

I am sorry you guys hit us on a day where we were so totally wiped out. I don't think we had a second to spare after Lowes Delivery failed us on the delivery of our new washer and dryer. You see they were suppose to have it delivered and hooked up, but dumped it at our doorstep and said... More 

Toronto, Canada
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28 reviews 28 reviews
5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

This house has so much potential, one look at the house from the street will lead a person to think here is a house with some definate personality, I wonder what intrigues lie within. Then you open the door and though a check-in desk of some character greets you in the entrance, you peer over it and there's a mess... More 

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The Netherlands
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Very nice B&B, nice room (Dechutes room), music was softly playing in the room upon arrival, bed was very good. Nathan and Chelsea are excellent hosts, do not take the breakfast when you are on a diet :-).... We enjoyed our stay, even if it was 1 night, close to the center. When visiting Olympia the Swantown Inn is a... More 

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Columbia, South Carolina
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30 reviews 30 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

My fiance and I were looking for a destination elopement getaway in Washington state and settled on the Swantown Inn. From what we could tell on the website, it had everything that we needed for our elopement. We contacted Nathan and Casey about coming out there and they provided us with a comprehensive set of documents for what they needed... More 

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Lynnwood, Washington
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We stayed here over the weekend and loved it! This B&B is a beautiful old home that has been beautifully restored without losing the character of the house. So often when these older homes are restored, the interior is incongruous with the exterior, but this house has been furnished and decorated very tastefully inside and out. When we arrived, Nathan... More 

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Rochester, New York
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86 reviews 86 reviews
22 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

My wife and I stayed here for four nights and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. This is an old home, so has character and a loveliness that more modern B&Bs lack, but has been modernized so it has all the modern conveniences. Our room even had a hot tub. The hosts are very friendly and provide an abundance of information about... More 

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TravelingCase, Owner at Swantown Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words, it was a pleasure to host your wife and yourself! For other guests, because of the heat wave we experienced during and after your stay we purchased portable A/C Units for all the rooms to ensure our guests comfort no matter what the temperature outside! We hope to see you again in the future! More 

Orange County, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Stayed here for one night of our two week honeymoon and wish we had stayed longer! The house is striking from the outside and the interior decorating is adorable. We stayed in the Astoria room, with a package that included a couples massage at The Attic day spa located on the third floor of the inn. The massage experience was... More 

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TravelingCase, Owner at Swantown Inn, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed your night with us and all the amenities. Our sheets, mattresses, and dayspa are something special to be certain! Not a day goes by when I guest doesn't comment on how wonderful they are. We are glad you found the same. If you are in the market we actually do sell the sheets, and they are... More 

Golden Valley, Minnesota
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014 via mobile

We stayed one night at the Swantown Inn. It's a beautiful old Victorian house set up on a hill that enjoys close proximity to Olympia's downtown. Rooms are decorated in a romantic, Victorian theme. We stayed in the Columbia room. King sized bed (easily the most comfortable I have ever slept on), little love seat and desk. Private bath across... More 

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TravelingCase, Owner at Swantown Inn, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us! Yes the Columbia room's bathroom is a treat just a few steps across the hall, that shower and tub are my favorite in the house by far. There is something to be said for a long, deep cast iron tub. We occasionally do get guests who are confused by our... More 

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Address: 1431 11th Avenue SE, Olympia, WA 98501
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Location: United States > Washington > Olympia
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 4
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