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Inn at Ship Bay

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We've eaten in their wonderful restaurant on a previous trip and thought we'd enjoy staying at the inn this time around. Our room is clean, comfortable, and looks out over the water....but....and this is a big but....it is 10:30 at night and we can hear absolutely every creaky footstep, muffled voices, and loud thunks from the family above us. This... More 

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Millbrook, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

Dining here is such a treat. Food delicately prepared with fresh ingredients and with lots of flair. I had the king salmon special with three different sauces, resulting in a different flavor for each bite. My wife had scallops with sprouted lentils over risotto, which she says was 'outrageously good.' Homemade cherry clafouti (sp?) dessert was delectable. The ambience was... More 

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Seattle, WA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

Driving up to the Inn at Ship Bay, I loved the farm-and-garden quality of the setting but hoped I hadn't made a mistake about not being on the water. When we entered our rooms, I knew I hadn't. The Inn is right on the water, and we spent considerable time sitting outside watching the bald eagles in their nearby aerie.... More 

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Brooklyn
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

We just returned from Orcas Island - and hands down the best meal we had was at the Inn at Ship Bay. The food was fresh, flavorful and delicious. The surroundings were incredible. We wished we had stay there too.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016

We stayed here in February. We were the only guests during this quiet part of the season. The restaurant was not yet open (mid March?), but the drive into town (East Sound) where there are other restaurants is short. The grounds have a nice view across the water, so on a good clear day the sunset can be nice. The... More 

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Bay Area Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2016

This is a lovely location to relax and enjoy peace and quiet. It is off the beaten trail and not as touristy as say Rosario. The food is exceptional and the staff is very polite. If you are looking for some R&R this is your place!

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Edmonds, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2016

We just spent a night at the Inn at Ship Bay on Orcas Island. We would definitely stay here again! Our room was on the ground floor (#105), with a very comfortable King Bed. We had a small deck/porch right off the room and nice views of the water (the Inn sits on a bluff about 100 yards from the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015 via mobile

We may not get out to enjoy a fine dining experience as often as we might like, but when we do we'd like it to be something special. Geddes and his talented team in the kitchen at Inn at Ship Bay always give you their 100% best effort and they consistently deliver an extraordinary fine dining experience highlighting the local... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015 via mobile

Stayed here as I was in town to photograph a wedding. Beautiful location, nice and quiet. Did not get a chance to try the restaurant sadly. Heard it's amazing! Very friendly staff and REALLY appreciated the complimentary drinks in room!!! It's little things like that make it like home.

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Anacortes, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 via mobile

On a chance comment we made reservations for dinner. #1 restaurant on Orcas - says tripAdvisor for a reason. Fantastic freshly prepared food. Service, ambiance, outdoor seating, views. So glad we visited for this island get away and our last evening meal spent here.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Accessible rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Banquet Room
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Inn at Ship Bay. We are an eleven room, owner operated, Country Inn and Restaurant at the top of a bluff with unobstructed southern views over the waters of Ship Bay. The Inn is built around the historic 1869 Adam's farmhouse in the center of heirloom plum, pear and apple orchards. Inn at Ship Bay is located one mile from the village of Eastsound on Orcas Island, the largest and most mountainous of the San Juan Islands. Join us for a comfortable and relaxing Orcas Island experience ... more   less 

Additional Information about Inn at Ship Bay

Address: 326 Olga Rd, Orcas Island, WA 98245-9425
Location: United States > Washington > San Juan Islands > Orcas Island
Price Range: $154 - $156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
Also Known As:
Inn At Ship Bay Hotel Orcas Island
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