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Spokane Valley, Washington
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Did not get out of the car, we were looking for a nice drive. Beautiful location felt like driving through a time porthole. Would love to come back and explore. Looks clean and well maintained. Camp grounds looked like fun too. There was a tap house by the front gate that looked inviting but we had children with us.

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Oakland, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

I am writing specifically about the accommodations at Fort Worden. I spent two miserable nights in one of their "luxury bungalows" that had filthy rugs and upholstery, disgusting kitchen facilities, rotting windowsills and was plastered with acoustical tile that looks suspiciously toxic. I paid $250 a night to stay in this nightmare, and was accused of trying to get a... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

We have been staying in Fort Warden for the last 19 years. My sister was married there as it’s such a special place for our family. We travel with another family thus making us a large group to accommodate. Fort Warden has always accommodated us and we have booked houses suitable as house families have grown. The Fort is old... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful park with all the bunkers to explore the children were off with their flashlights and exploring...the view is amazing on top of the concrete maze.also the two marine centers are a must for the little ones...you pay admission and get to visit both.it's perfect for a picnic lunch on a sunny day on the beach

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Silverdale, Washington
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for a family gathering. It was wonderful having a place big enough to accommodate all of us. The houses are definitely in need of some updates but, overall they were fine. We did have a huge problem by not being able to reach the after hours maintenance person. NOT okay!!! The kitchen had plenty of dishes and... More 

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Bend, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015 via mobile

Walking through the old bunkers you get an eerie feeling. If you close your eyes you can almost imagine the noise of goings on around you. The yelling of the officers, the trucks rumbling down the road, maybe a few guys playing cards in their down time near one of the buildings. The underground rooms are pitch black so bring... More 

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La Mirada, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015 via mobile

Went to the visitor center in town and was informed if you park near the main buildings, parking is free. From there we walked down the beach to the lighthouse, which is fenced off. Near camping spot 50, there is a trail that goes up to the bunkers. It is a bit strenuous but worth the effort. As you walk... More 

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Okanogan, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

The dog and I had fun exploring this park. We went out and seen the lighthouse and then hiked up to the old fort and went through all the old cement structures. It is a hike up there though as they do not let you drive but it is a wide paved road. Neat old historic buildings.

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Anacortes, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2015

Alexander's Castle, built in 1883, is an excellent choice for accommodations at Fort Worden. The roomy downstairs has a dining room, sitting room, small kitchen where meals can be cooked in-house and a bathroom with a claw-foot tub. The upstairs (in the tower) has a large king bed with luxurious linens, windows with views of Admiralty Inlet , as well... More 

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Redmond, Washington
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

The officers quarters here are very old and musty but if you just want a spot to sleep and enjoy the Jazz Festival, this place has great value as each house can accommodate up to seven people. You do need a car to get around as it is not close to downtown but has great views of the ocean.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Internet
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Immerse yourself in the historic charm and natural beauty of Fort Worden. Located in Port Townsend, WA, on the scenic Olympic Peninsula, Fort Worden is open year-round for day use and overnight stays. Fort Worden welcomes individual travelers and groups of all sizes as a 434-acre state park with stunning views of the Salish Sea and Cascade and Olympic Mountains. Onsite accommodations include single rooms to vacation homes to dormitories, all situated on our historic campus. Fort Worden features 20 different meeting options-from small rooms for 25 attendees to large spaces that can accommodate up to 1,300 guests. Conferences, meetings, special event and weddings venues are available. Onsite catering services include our Servery, offering breakfast, lunch and dinner options for groups; the Commons Cafe, serving breakfast and lunch, 7 days a week from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.; the Beachhouse Canteen , open seasonally; and coming soon, the Guardhouse Pub. Fort Worden is also home to more than 12 arts and education organizations offering year-round programs and events to the public. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fort Worden

Address: 200 Battery Way, Port Townsend, WA 98368-3699 (Formerly Fort Worden State Park)
Location: United States > Washington > Port Townsend
Price Range: $175 - $455 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Fort Worden 3*
Number of rooms: 175
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