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1807 Water St., Port Townsend, WA 98368
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Ranked #7 of 11 Hotels in Port Townsend
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Bellingham, Washington, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I routinely pass through Port Townsend for business purposes, and I always stay at the historic Tides Inn when I do. The concierge is gracious and accommodating to no end. Their rooms are cozy with magnificent views, second to no other on the Quimper Peninsula.

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Oak Grove, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I arrived early to find that our room was ready for us to move in. The view was fantastic and we had a balcony which was very cozy. we had very quiet neighbors. the room was very clean and very nicely decorated. We were in the old part of the hotel. Every morning we were able to... More 

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Federal Way, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The view from all of the rooms is incredible. The waves, the birds chirping and the ocean air…amazing. The rooms I have had the last 4 stays were incredible. Clean, spacious and a beautiful view of the ocean. The staff is very nice and vary accommodating. Complimentary breakfast is more than most high end motels. This has been my go... More 

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Victoria Capital Regional District, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

We found the Tides Inn to be very convenient location for exploring the local area. The Inn has some older buildings and a new addition, offering a good price range for those on a travel budget. We stayed in the new building, and the room was very well appointed with the separate bathroom, quality shower, and a jacuzzi in a... More 

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Puyallup, Washington, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

We stayed at the Tides Inn - Port Townsend for our 40th wedding anniversary. It was wonderful and a great romantic get-a-way!! We had a large room in the new section with water view and the large in-room jacuzzi. I suggest the 2nd or third floors so you can enjoy the water view, sunrises and clouds and keep the curtains... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

We were in Port Townsend on a whim and could only get a room at Tides Inn. At first we were unsure because we stayed in the older part, the rooms are small and the air was not working. However, the bed ended up being comfortable, the shower was hot with excellent water pressure, the room was clean, and it... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

We don't know how we find these dumps, but this is another one to avoid. It's website is excellent and inviting - gee, another reason to not believe everything you see or read online. It's hard to describe the room, other than it was L shaped with bathtub in the short side of the L, across from an impossible to... More 

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Chattanooga, TN
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11 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

My friend and I happened upon this little gem when we were in port Townsend, and we were so glad we did! This inn is right on Port Townsend Bay, and the very kind manager gave us a corner room with a private balcony that extended to both sides of the room, with a view across the bay. The room... More 

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vancouver BC
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

This hotel was disgusting! Unlocking the door, the first experience is the smell of an old musty room. All of the rooms in the old building are old and run down. They have never been updated! Check in staff was reasonable as was the continental breakfast. Please make sure you reserve the newer part of this hotel ..

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

My mother and I stayed here in Port Townsed late October 2014. Our room was outdated but very clean and comfortable. We had a decent sized deck that overlooked the water with a jetted tub. A jetted tub on the deck seemed odd to me at the time but I loved it. Soaking in the jets watching the fishing boats... More 

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Address: 1807 Water St., Port Townsend, WA 98368
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Location: United States > Washington > Port Townsend
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 45
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