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Inn at Ship Bay

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326 Olga Rd (P.O. Box 1374), Orcas Island, WA 98245
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Inn at Ship Bay
Ranked #6 of 19 Orcas Island B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    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
    5 of 5 stars
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Pacific Grove, California, United States
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40 reviews 40 reviews
13 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

The Inn at Ship Bay has adequate rooms, large and comfortable. We were in a ground floor room, so had to walk outside (!) to see the inlet, but there were eagles and deer passing by occasionally. The best reason to stay here is to eat here. The restaurant is exceptional, particularly given the setting. Well worth the visit.

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92 reviews 92 reviews
8 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stay in an upstairs room ,the appointments are simple but so very comfortable. A small fridge is provided as well as a comfortable sitting area. The balcony is an added plus. Wifi service is offered and the views are spectacular. Our first evening there we saw and heard eagles roosting in a large tree just outside our room overlooking the... More

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33 reviews 33 reviews
15 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The rooms have a great view of the bay and lovely property. Breakfast offered home made muffins one day and scones the next; both were delicious! Make sure you have dinner there; it was so good the first night that we opted to eat there the next night as well! Using local ingredients (some grown on the property), we ate... More

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Mill Valley, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Quaint inn situated in a fruit orchard next to the bay. Great bay views, clean comfortable beds and balconies with water views. Delicious continental breakfasts included. Informative suggestions from Luke and Maryann

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Irvine, CA
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34 reviews 34 reviews
25 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

I looked at several places to stay when we were planning a 3 day visit to Orcas Island. I am so glad I chose the Inn at Ship Bay. Everything from the check in and the conversation with Luke about the Island and suggestions on where to eat in town, the delicious scones at the continental breakfast to the view... More

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Missoula
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 via mobile

Often when you visit resort areas you find the same two types of fare. 1: everything is fried or 2: everything comes with rice pilaf and steamed vegetables. We found The Inn at Ship Bay and the restaurant such a pleasant change from that norm. As a family of chefs we often expect the worst so we aren't disappointed. The... More

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cucinista24
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We had dinner at this restaurant and it was one of the best we have every had. The chef is extraordinary; his training and refined taste show in the subtlety and perfection of the food. The ingredients are first quality and local. Sauces, if any, are on the plate instead of drowning the main ingredient. I had delicate, melt in... More

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Mill Creek, WA
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

We were invited to Orcas Island to participate in a friend's wedding on Orcas Island. The groom recommended a lovely comfortable in on Ship Bay just a few minutes from Eastsound on Orcas. The restaurant is incredible--most of the produce comes from the on-site garden! The homemade granola at breakfast was the best we've ever tasted! Our room faced the... More

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Reno, Nevada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

Wonderful location -- we loved sitting out in the back overlooking the Bay, watching the eagles, etc. Invaluable help from Luke about where to go on the Island for hiking and recreation, and he made the great suggestion that we fit in dinner there. Wow - the restaurant was incredible. We would certainly stay there again in a heartbeat.

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Rye, New York
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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

Lovely setting with warm staff...especially Luke. Incredible views including a couple bald eagles. Dinner was amazing...all with fresh local ingredients and great presentation. I can still taste the seared scallops! Strongly recommend this place.

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Address: 326 Olga Rd (P.O. Box 1374), Orcas Island, WA 98245
Location: United States > Washington > San Juan Islands > Orcas Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Also Known As:
Inn At Ship Bay Hotel Orcas Island

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