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The Island Inn at 123 West

123 West St, Check INN on Front Street, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Bellevue, Washington
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I like this place and yes if I visit San Juan island again for sure I will check its availability first. it is close to downtown and Friday Harbor Port. most of the restaurants and thing to do are walking distance. The hospitality was awesome, the front desk team are wonderful people and very helpful. The room was nice and... More

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123Innkeeper, Guest Relations Manager at The Island Inn at 123 West, responded to this review

Hello Wael N, Our pleasure; we appreciate your visit and your kind comments! We’re delighted that you found our team to be 'awesome' and that you also enjoyed our location and accommodations and plan to keep us INN mind should your return to San Juan Island – we look forward to welcoming you back! All the best, The Island Inn... More

Washington, DC
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27 reviews 27 reviews
27 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I stayed here in one of the Euro rooms. Overall I was pleased with my experience. Staff was very friendly and helpful. Room was well-laid out (albeit a little small by US standards), nice toiletries. Design was more European style and a little quirky which was fun. Excellent location near ferry dock. Small continental breakfast - fruit, granola, coffee, juice... More

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123Innkeeper, Guest Relations Manager at The Island Inn at 123 West, responded to this review

Hello DC_Runner78, Thanks so much for your stay and for taking the time to share this follow-up to your experience with us! We’re happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit off the coast of ordinary and found our team and amenities to be top notch. Our Queen Euro guestrooms (1-3) are a bit smaller than the average stateside hotel... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stayed in Penthouse #6 with my husband and 2 young kids (2 and 4). It was amazing. Beautiful roof top deck with a view of the entire harbor. I definitely want to go back, it was fantastic. You can't beat the location, right next to the ferry dock and you can easily walk everywhere in town.

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123Innkeeper, Guest Relations Manager at The Island Inn at 123 West, responded to this review

Hello Ali G, We’re thrilled that you and your family enjoyed your visit and found Penthouse 6 and its roof deck to be worth the climb! We appreciate you taking the time to share your experience with us and look forward to your return! All the best, The Island Inn ‘amazing’ Ambassadors More

Seattle, Washington
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My husband and I have stayed here twice. Once on our honeymoon and 8 months later with some friends. - Wonderful view of the harbor - Friendly staff - Most comfortable bed ever!! - The suite we stayed in had a steam shower (amazing!!) - Roof top view - much much more.. This really is the perfect place to stay,... More

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123Innkeeper, Guest Relations Manager at The Island Inn at 123 West, responded to this review

Hello Heather F, Thanks so much for your visits and for taking the time to share your experience with us! We’re thrilled that you enjoyed Sweet 2 so much that you just had to bring some pals along to experience Penthouse 2 with you! We look forward to welcoming you back! All the best, The Island Inn ‘much much more’... More

Providenciales
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Island Inn with our children. Prior to Friday Harbor we were in Seattle at a fantastic hotel, hard for anything to compare but you know what? We loved the Island Inn just as much. I had exchanged emails with Island Inn before we arrived and was already impressed with their suggestions for excursions and meals. Once... More

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123Innkeeper, Guest Relations Manager at The Island Inn at 123 West, responded to this review

Hello Lauren S, We’re ecstatic that you and your family enjoyed your experience with us! We’re flattered by your kind words and your favorable comparison to our big city counterparts. We take great pride in delivering exceptional experiences and are so happy that you enjoyed our eco ethos, custom coffee and other hand-picked enhancements. We thank you for taking the... More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Euro 4 room was spacious, comfortable, and had a fantastic harbor view from the stairway. There are windows in the room so you'll get ample daylight in this modern space. Bathroom tile in the shower is hilarious and the Malin Goetz bath products are such a treat. The staff was personable and helpful with all of our questions. They... More

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123Innkeeper, Guest Relations Manager at The Island Inn at 123 West, responded to this review

Hello amanda4bes, Wow – thanks very much for making us part of your mother/daughter adventure and for taking the time to share your experience with us! We’re glad that you found Euro 4 comfortable, enjoyed our style and didn’t mind stepping out to soak INN the view. We look forward to welcoming you back! All the best, The Island Inn... More

Seattle, Washington
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My 3 star rating is based on what we got for $200 plus per night. We stayed in Euro 2, and this review is limited to those rooms, as the suites may be quite different. First, the staff members from the front desk to the cleaning people were great -- friendly and helpful. They get 5 stars. The place is... More

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123Innkeeper, Guest Relations Manager at The Island Inn at 123 West, responded to this review

Hello Dave993, We sincerely appreciate your stay and the time that you have taken to share this feedback regarding your experience with us. We’re happy to hear that you enjoyed our team, location, cleanliness and service and are very sorry that Euro 2 wasn’t what you had anticipated. We’re particularly surprised and disheartened to read your comments as all of... More

Seattle
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We read on Facebook that the Inn had last minute cancellations and immediately called to see what was available. Lauren is so helpful and personable and we choose one of the sweets for the night for our anniversary. A few minutes later Lauren called back to say they had upgraded us to Penthouse One...amazing! The Penthouse is spectacular with views... More

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123Innkeeper, Guest Relations Manager at The Island Inn at 123 West, responded to this review

Hello again Samantha30312, We wish you could move INN, too! We rarely get cancellations or the chance to upgrade so we’re glad we got the opportunity to help you celebrate your anniversary INN style! As always, we sincerely appreciate your visits and support and can’t wait to welcome you back. All the best, The Island Inn ‘remarkable customer service’ Ambassadors More

MPLS
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed for three nights. Super great friendly staff! Clean rooms. Stayed in the Euro rooms which was a bit strange at first but loved eating breakfast at the table with a view of the harbor. Bed was heavenly.

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123Innkeeper, Guest Relations Manager at The Island Inn at 123 West, responded to this review

Hello pbownik, We’re so glad that you enjoyed your experience with us! Our Euros, like most of our hotel, are a little different, but we’re thrilled that you enjoyed going with the slow! We’re particularly flattered that you found our team and bedding to be top notch and look forward to welcoming you back! All the best, The Island Inn... More

Dallas, Texas
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room was awesome, well appointed and spectacular views. Bed was so ridiculously comfortable that it was hard to get out of bed in the morning. Softest sheets I've ever slept on. Great products in the bathroom, nice shower, cool towels. My only criticism is that I wish the toilet had been in a separate water closet. Beyond that, it... More

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123Innkeeper, Guest Relations Manager at The Island Inn at 123 West, responded to this review

Hello nicobean1, Thanks so much for your stay and for taking the time to share such a kind review of your experience with us INN Sweet 1! Getting out of bed when you’re on Island time is optional and we’re simply thrilled that your stay with us was exceptional. We look forward to your next visit! The Island Inn ‘awesome’... More

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Address: 123 West St, Check INN on Front Street, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250
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Location: United States > Washington > San Juan Islands > San Juan Island > Friday Harbor
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Ready, set, slow ™Our boutique hotel is the closest to the Ferry and harbor, yet so far away from ordinary.The right pace at the right time; The Island Inn at 123 West is brand spanking new and as green as it gets. Dress us up or dress us down. You'll dig our contemporary style that nods to maritime gone by. Penthouses are fun for families, groups and splurges; Euros are best if you roll with less and Sweets are just like they sound. Make a splash in a floatplane, slip in on the ferry or chart your own course. Get here and go with the slow. Kick things up and paddle a sea kayak with our resident orcas, tool around the island on bicycle, stroll through quaint seaside shops and restaurants or just re_combobulate. For your family: Relatives rejoice; hosting a family reunion at the Island Inn at 123 West is uber easy – we’re goldilocks approved.For your wedding: We vow to: bend over backwards for you and your guests; do our top secret rain dance on your special day; promise not to cry only if you don’t.For your meeting: Ditch distraction and export your executives to the world’s best spot to plan tomorrow’s future.For your piggy bank: We’re a partner of Stash Hotel rewards. That means you’ll earn and redeem points at swanky places like the Island Inn and over 150 locations across the country. Reap while you sleep.Go with a different kind of Friday Harbor Hotel. ... more   less 
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