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Palace Hotel Port Townsend

1004 Water Street, Port Townsend, WA 98368
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Ranked #3 of 11 Hotels in Port Townsend
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Port Angeles
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend and I love this hotel and the town. Our room had such a Victorian feel to it. The hotel was clean, people friendly and it was right in the heart of town. We were not disappointed and enjoyed our stay there. Port Townsend is a wonderful old town with so much charm. The room had plenty of room... More

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74 reviews 74 reviews
37 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a restored Victorian Hotel in a great town to visit. Lots of fun to stay here. I stayed in Laney’s Room, which has a clawfoot tub in the bathroom. A high-ceilinged(16 feet?) room, good bed, funky old lamps. Linens and towels are average. There is a nice lounge or common area. Other guests also seem to be enjoying... More

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Oregon, USA
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had a wonderful stay at the Palace Hotel, which I chose primarily for its historic-ness but also its great location in the heart of downtown Port Townsend, and attractive exterior. From the moment I arrived, I was so happy with my choice. When I pulled into a spot in the free private parking behind the building, the view through... More

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Nanaimo, Canada
15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We read the reviews in advance for the Palace after we saw a write up in our Lonely planet guide book. The hotel has an interesting history, part of which was as a Brothel. Because of that part of the history they have named the rooms after the former 'ladies' that 'worked' there. We stayed in the room called Miss... More

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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

I have been to Port Townsend four times and I've stayed at The Palace Hotel twice. It is run by a very friendly staff. Clean rooms. Easy to walk to food establishments downtown from The Palace. No elevator but the gentlemen at the front desk will carry your luggage up for you. Private parking in back.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

We had a terrific one-night stay in the "Miss Pearl" room of this former bordello. The customer service from the front desk clerk last evening was outstanding. Wish I had his name so I could give him a shout out. He was extremely courteous and gave us several help hints about the area. This is one beautifully refurbished and decorated... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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15 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

The Palace is a heritage building three blocks from the ferry terminal in the historic downtown district which exhibits full Victorian decor throughout the hotel, an ex bordello. The rooms are named for the working girls and are comfortably furnished. There is no AC which could be problem in hotter weather, however, a fan is provided in each room. We... More

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50 reviews 50 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

If you choose to stay here, recognize it is a very old building. The ambiance however is great, the rooms are okay, but don't stay here for that reason. The location is solid and within walking distance to everything in the tourist part of town. Restaurants in the area are nice and the hotel makes for a romantic night. I... More

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Grants Pass, Oregon
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We love Port Townsend, but have always stayed in our RV at the harbor before. This trip, our adult kids were meeting us there for the weekend so we needed a hotel. My husband wanted something downtown so we could walk everywhere we wanted to go. When I called the Palace, their friendliness & helpful attitude was what sold me... More

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Austin, Texas
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Lovely old hotel, cute rooms and helpful staff. It was warm for the NW, but we kept window open. That did, however, allow a bit of a sewer smell which my husband could not smell but I could. Just learned from another reviewer that staff said it was a paper mill. We stayed in a room with bath down the... More

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Address: 1004 Water Street, Port Townsend, WA 98368
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Location: United States > Washington > Port Townsend
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