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Seattle, Washington
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015

Mike and Robin have a special skill in creating a very relaxing environment in which guests can enjoy each others company or not - we did. We very much enjoyed our conversations with our inn companions. Mike and Robin were great at sparking interactions without pushing. The Inn, of course, is beautiful, breakfast tasty, and the beds comfy. We did... More 

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best1onthebeach, Owner at MacKaye Harbor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to help prospective MacKaye Harbor Inn guests research lodging options on Lopez Island. We always enjoy bicycling enthusiasts such as yourselves as they discover the "bicycling friendliness" of the island. Looking forward to your return. Feel free to drop your bags off early again. Robin and Mike More 

Portland, Or
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

Mike and Robin are such lovely people and we only wish we'd had more time to get to know them. Their hospitality extends well past sharing their lovely home, yummy breakfasts and Kayak use to recommending hikes, drives and the best restaurants on the island. We return in a heartbeat!

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best1onthebeach, Owner at MacKaye Harbor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay for the sake of those prospective visitors. It also is a great encouragement to us to continue in the manner we serve. We very much enjoyed our conversations and shared videos. Know that we continue to work on our "Italian." Regarding the shared bath situation: there are two rooms that... More 

Yakima Valley, Washington
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

We had a wonderful time! The balance between interaction with our hosts/other guests was perfect for us. We were enjoying a honeymoon we didn't have 25 years ago. The beach sitting was so rejuvenating and peaceful that we wished we had had more time. We felt so welcome in Robin and Mike's home that we almost felt like family. Thank... More 

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best1onthebeach, Owner at MacKaye Harbor Inn, responded to this review

It was certainly a pleasure to have you two here while celebrating your 25th. The excitement your family shared in your celebration was so apparent. Thank you for your kind words and for taking the time to inform future visitors to our home. More 

Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

When the weather in the Puget Sound looked perfect for a long bike ride, we decided to book a night at this lovely Inn at the south end of Lopez Island. Fortunately, Mackaye Inn had one room left. So we hopped aboard the San Juan ferry from Anacortes with just the bikes and some food. If you don't take a... More 

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best1onthebeach, Owner at MacKaye Harbor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you, Flora, for taking time out of your busy schedule to review our inn. You have done a great job in describing how one can have a full and special experience in just "one" day. It was a pleasure to have you and Paul visit us. More 

Granite Falls, Washington
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Robin and Mike are an amazing team who make you feel at home as soon as you walk in the door. From the moment you pull into the driveway, it is like stepping back in time where meetings and deadlines dissapear. The rooms are big, clean, comfortable and relaxing. Robin is an amazing cook and you will find yourself quessing... More 

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best1onthebeach, Owner at MacKaye Harbor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for offering your comments for prospective guests. We both enjoyed hosting you as you celebrated your 24th anniversary. Congratulations again. We look forward to your return also as you are among those who were once guests but are now friends. Until next time........... More 

Seattle, Washington
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

We just spent 3 nights at this lovely inn. We were coming from fairly grueling schedules and in need of a break. This place is hands down excellent. It's the kind of place that reminds of you how you'd like to live - all the time. The inn is beautiful, comfortable and serene. Mike and Robin are the people you... More 

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best1onthebeach, Manager at MacKaye Harbor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments. It was a real pleasure to share the tranquility and slower pace of Lopez Island with you, two people who we wish lived next door, also! More 

Seattle, Washington
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

MacKaye Harbor Inn is one of the best B&B experiences we've had in 35 years of traveling. Lopez Island is absolutely beautiful and the setting for the Inn is truly exceptional. Mike and Robin are wonderful people as well as gracious hosts. They are extremely knowledgable about the island and able to advise us on everything from panoramic hikes to... More 

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best1onthebeach, Owner at MacKaye Harbor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your visit and in doing so, reminding us how fortunate we are to be here and have the opportunity to meet and care for people like you. More 

Mazama, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Iceberg Point Trails and other nearby shoreline trails, plus the availability of organic food make it hard for us to go anywhere else for our salt water fix. My wife works at Sun Mouintain Lodge above the Methow Valley, one of the world's top rated hotels, and she's spent her entire career in the lodging business - starting in Saas-Fee,... More 

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Long Valley, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

What a great introduction to Lopez Island life. My husband and I stayed at MacKaye Harbor Inn one Sunday night in late April in order to attend a Tracy Grammer concert at the community center. Arriving in the afternoon, we had a chance to chat with Robin and to walk along the shoreline directly in front of the inn, enjoying... More 

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Riverton, IL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

A friend and I traveled to Lopez Island to hike and bird watch. We stayed at MacKaye Harbor Inn one evening and wished we could have stayed longer. Each room was charmingly decorated, with marvelous views from each window. The large front porch was so inviting. Hosts Robin and Mike were friendly and welcoming. Robin served a delightful breakfast. I... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Location, location, location! Lopez Island's ONLY beachfront bed & breakfast inn. Delicious and plentiful breakfasts, complimentary mountain bikes and rental kayaks. Sandy beach, beautiful sunsets and chocolate truffles! ... more   less 

Additional Information about MacKaye Harbor Inn

Address: 949 Mackaye Harbor Rd, Lopez Island, WA 98261-8145
Location: United States > Washington > San Juan Islands > Lopez Island
Price Range: $125 - $235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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