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Friday Harbor House

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130 West Street, PO Box 1385, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250
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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
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

When other places are upping their breakfast game, the management here is cutting back. Stupid, plastic garbage-producing Keurigs in the guest rooms now; pre-packaged pre-sweetened instant oats; pre-packaged, pre-sweetened yogurts; muffins from a box, fluffy industrial breads. Things at breakfast used to be hand-made, not over sweet, tasty, with good texture. Now mostly I feel like I'm eating from the... More 

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Margie O, General Manager at Friday Harbor House, responded to this review

Hello Michael, I would welcome a phone conversation to discuss your review. Please know that changes are being made based on your comments. I can be reached at 360-378-8455 and look forward to our discussion. More 

Bothell
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Friday Harbor House is a small, friendly, place for a luxurious retreat or just overnight. We enjoyed the service and attention, but the room and view even more! I had no idea breakfast was included so that was a wonderful surprise. Excellent food, beautiful surroundings. We even got to watch a bald eagle while we dined!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Amazing hotel! Was everything like the website. Would stay there again. Location is great. Walking distance to excellent restaurants and local bars. Town its self was so friendly. Will be back in the summer for a longer stay.

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Margie O, General Manager at Friday Harbor House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the great review! We look forward to your visit this summer. Be sure and get your reservation in early as we sell out most dates. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

We stayed two nights at Friday harbor house in a queen suite harbor view room. It was fabulous! Gorgeous view, quiet, and very comfortable. It was great to unwind from the day in front if our rooms fireplace. Pleasant surprise was finding out complimentary breakfast was included in room rate. Breakfast is served in the bluff restaurant right below our... More 

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30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

I would like to thank Morgan for checking us in and for all the great information he provided. We signed up for the fantastic presentation by Chef Aaron with his Holiday Appetizers. Everything he made was delicious. Although, Miles makes the best scramble eggs in the whole world. Normally I would never have touched them but the presentation was too... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Our first time on the island and we loved Friday Harbor Hotel! Great view of the harbor and ferries, friendly and helpful staff and lovely room. The complimentary continental breakfast was outstanding. Homemade jams and granola were delicious. Great coffee, sausage, bacon eggs with a beautiful view.

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Renton, Washington
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18 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

We stayed at the Friday Harbor House for three nights in early December. Room 35 was spectacular! The view of Friday Harbor was amazing and beautiful. This hotel is centrally located to get to the downtown area for restaurants and shopping. The room was very clean and comfortable. What made it so special was the gas fireplace and two-person jacuzzi... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Friday Harbor in winter is a joy! This hotel overlooks the harbor and ferry terminal with wonderful views all around. The staff were most accomadating, friendly and terrific cooks! We rejuvenated in the quiet, shopped without the crowds and generally enjoyed these days before the holidays!

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Bellevue, Washington
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

We were here for the Thanksgiving weekend.Stayed for one night.Booked one of the Harbor view rooms.The view from the balcony was breathtaking.Had to pay a premium for the room but i guess being a Thanksgiving weekend, rates were comparable to the summer rates.Room was small but cozy with nice decor.People at front desk were very nice.They also had a DVD... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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14 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

We spent one night here after Thanksgiving .. we would have stayed more than a night but at $300/night we were taxed enough. We had a great stay, the staff was very friendly and welcoming. Probably the friendliest people we met in town. The included breakfast was probably the best hotel breakfast we've ever had. Our "suite" was really just... More 

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