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714 Washington Street, Port Townsend, WA 98368
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Bishop Victorian Hotel
Ranked #2 of 11 hotels in Port Townsend
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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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 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Seattle, Washington
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We have previously stayed at two hotels in Port Townsend: a castle and a former brothel. After that...what is there? Well, how about the Bishop Victorian? Wasn't sure what we were getting into other than a good location (one block off the main road (water street) but the Bishop was welcoming, cozy and friendly. The woman at the desk was... More

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Blaine, Washington
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20 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

As others have said, "Great location" within easy walking distance of shops and restaurants. Fair warning to anyone with a problem climbing stairs: there's no elevator (25 stairs to the second floor and another 18 to the third!) Our room was comfortable and clean. We weren't made aware that room service was only scheduled until noon and nearly missed out... More

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Lighthouse Point, Florida
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We used The Bishop Victorian Hotel as our base to tour the Olympic Peninsula after leaving the San Juan Islands. As a base, it was a little far for sightseeing but a real pleasure to return to in the evening. After touring all day, it is convenient to the historical downtown and an easy walk to the stores, bars, and... More

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British Columbia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The night clerk is a joy, the morning clerk is her evil twin, completely focused on getting you out of there by checkout time. Room was very nice and well equipped, the continental breakfast arriving in a wicker basket outside the door was a treat.

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Gig Harbor, Washington
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33 reviews 33 reviews
13 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Stayed with the family for two days over Memorial Day Weekend, we boated in to the Port Hudson Marina and it was a 5 minute walk to the Bishop. The hotel is located one block off the main business waterfront business district which is quite nice. Quiet street, plenty of parking we noticed. There are small boutique shops in the... More

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Austin, Texas
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5 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

The Bishop Victorian Hotel is very conveniently located in the waterfront area of Port Townsend. It is very convenient for the shops and restaurants in the area. We stayed in a 2 bedroom suite with a nice sized living area and a small kitchen area. It was very clean and quiet with all the usual a entities. Continental style Breakfast... More

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Cindy F, General Manager at Bishop Victorian Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for such a nice informative review about our Inn. We are pleased you were happy with so many aspects of the Inn and Port Townsend. Since you were here we have made significant upgrades to our WI FI service and we are sorry for any inconvenience you may have experienced during your stay. Glad you mentioned... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Very polite and accommodating staff. Lovely Victorian decor. Modern bath. Clean and inviting. Comfortable bed and pillows. Complimentary tea, coffee, apples, and lite continental breakfast. We stayed in the 2 bedroom 3rd floor suite. Not cramped at all. Very relaxing, warm, and cozy. Walking distance to everything downtown. Free parking so leave the car in the lot and go explore.

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Cindy F, General Manager at Bishop Victorian Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We appreciate your kind comments. We're very happy when we hear our guests are having such a nice time. We look forward to seeing you in the future. Best Regards, More

New York, NY
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

If you really enjoy victorian style rooms and the historic significance of this hotel, stay here. Otherwise, there are better options for the price. The location was great but the beds were really uncomfortable and the fabric had a musty smell. Also, the walls are really thin, I could hear the man next door snoring all night.

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San Francisco, California
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Stayed at hotel for 2 nights for a wedding. We had a apartment on the 3rd floor which included a living room, kitchen, bedroom and bathroom with fireplace which is great for cold nights. Had a relaxing stay, the only negative was the paper thin walls. We were woken up early in the morning by our next door neighbor talking... More

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Sequim, Washington
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

Want to go back in time - without actually experiencing hotel life as it was in the 1890's? This is a wonderful way to do it, staying at the original hotel that has been brought up to date and offers suites to all lodgers. Centrally located for easy access to this wonder seaside town. Very friendly and accommodating staff. Highly... More

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Cindy F, General Manager at Bishop Victorian Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for taking the time to write such a nice review. We love it when our guests enjoy the historic value of our Victorian Hotel. We will pass along your review to our staff. Hope you'll be able to join us again someday. Best Regards, More

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Address: 714 Washington Street, Port Townsend, WA 98368
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Location: United States > Washington > Port Townsend
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Bishop Victorian Port Townsend

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The top rated TripAdvisor hotel in Port Townsend is the Bishop Victorian, located in the heart of the Historic District with easy access to shops, restaurants and activities. The Bishop Victorian offers 16 suites, including ground level and two bedroom accommodations. Suites feature Victorian ambiance, private baths, fireplaces, convertible sofas and a continental breakfast delivered daily to your door. Each suite is outfitted with a mini or full kitchenette, including microwave, fridge and coffee service, and all guests have access to wireless or DSL connectivity from the comfort of their suite. High definition TVs, DVD players and a DVD library add to your enjoyment. The Bishop Victorian also offers meeting facilities for groups up to 35 people, and the outdoor tented garden venue provides a spring and summer location for weddings and other celebratory events for up to 200 guests. Preparing for an important event is effortless, with Touch of Health Massage Therapy and Izadora’s Tanning, Day Spa and Salon, both of which offer a variety of relaxing and rejuvenating services, conveniently located right next door. Children welcome and dogs are permitted in some designated suites and in accordance with our dog policies. Mid-week, commercial and government rates are available. Three-Diamond AAA rated. ... more   less 
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