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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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Lake Worth, Florida
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2010

We had arrived at the hotel shortly after noon on a Monday. We were told by the hostess at the desk that the rooms were not ready and would be cleaned as soon as possible. We saw two other sets of luggage waiting in the lobby area. I understand that the rooms may not be ready right after the check-out... More 

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Sacramento, California
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2010

My wife and another couple made an inquiry for a one-night only stay for a Friday--and the hotel granted us two rooms. What's more--they touted being one of if not the only hotel with a harbor view--and whether they are or aren't--we found our 2nd floor harbor-view rooms to be just excellent. Be sure to request 2nd or 3 rd... More 

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Brussels
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2010

We stayed 2 nights in this wonderful place and enjoyed every moment of our stay on San Juan Island. Friday Harbor is a very pleasant town and Friday Harbor House makes it heaven on earth. We had a very clean, large room with view on the harbor. The room had a wonderful bathroom, very comfortable bed ... everything for a... More 

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Seattle
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28 reviews 28 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2010

We've stayed at Friday Harbor House three times, and it's my favorite option on San Juan Island. The views from the rooms are exceptional, and the hotel is within very close walking distance of the ferry, the marina, and the shops in Friday Harbor. Also, the continental breakfast is great, and the beds are really comfortable. That said, in the... More 

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Washington DC
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67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2010

We stayed at Friday Harbor House for two nights this week. My husband loved the room - especially the bathroom and the large, comfortable bed. We had a harbor view with balcony. We didn't even turn on the tv, and I didn't notice the pilot light on the fireplace - even though we did use the fireplace twice. I'm not... More 

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Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2010

We booked a package via LuxuryLink.com...it was a fantastic deal with a 3rd floor room, $50 credit to The Bluff Restaurant (limited menu but good food) and bottle of wine. The check in staff was very friendly and willing to help. When we stepped into our room we were greeted with a spectacular view of Friday Harbor...boats docked in the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2010

The Friday Harbor House did not meet our expectations. We had wanted to stay here for about 10 years - and when we finally were able to, were quite disappointed. Here's why: This is not an inexpensive hotel. It sells itself somewhat as a boutique type hotel. You expect a certain level of service - we really didn't see it.... More 

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Seattle
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2010

I wasn't sure what to expect when I found out we were staying right in Friday Harbor, but it was perfect. I loved being able to walk to restaraunts, bars and shopping. Our room had a beautiful view from our deck to sip wine and admire the surroundings. There was live music on the outdoor grass area Saturday evening which... More 

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Aldie, Virginia
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7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2010

We arrived and were impressed with the location, but had no idea that our room (27) had NO air conditioning and NO screens on the sliding glass doors to allow us to keep the door open for any length of time without bugs in the room. In addition, we had a room that was at EYE LEVEL with the street,... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2010

We arrived via Kenmore Air at noon. We dropped our bags at the hotel and checked in, knowing that check in time is 4pm. The front desk took my cell phone number and told me they'd call when the room was ready. But that call never came. We arrived back at the hotel at 4:30, worried the room wasn't ready... More 

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