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Thornewood Castle Inn and Gardens

Certificate of Excellence
05/07/2017 05/08/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Crestline, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place was nothing short of breathtaking. I teared up as the hostess showed us our room. We stayed in the Presidential Suite and had the whole castle to ourselves besides another couple that was on the other end from us. The room included complementary snacks and drinks and had an amazing view of American Lake. The grounds also had...

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LancelotWa, Front Office Manager at Thornewood Castle Inn and Gardens, responded to this review

We are thrilled you loved your stay at the castle. It was a pleasure having you stay with us. Thank you so much for taking the time to write us a review. We hope to see you again.

Auburn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything about this place made me feel special.The breakfast was included and amazing.We spent time taking pictures .I would tell all my friends and family to come for a night. All the rooms that weren't occupied were left open. All the snacks were free.

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LancelotWa, Front Office Manager at Thornewood Castle Inn and Gardens, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We always want our guests to feel right at home. Thank you so much for taking the time to write us such a lovely review! We hope to have you back again.

Olympia, Washington
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After being greeted and shown to our room we were left alone to claim the castle as our own. Traveling with my husband , sister and niece my husband and I had the Casablanca suite and my Sister and Niece had the Gold room with a shared bathroom to ourselves. Next time, we will choose rooms on the second floor....the...

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LancelotWa, Front Office Manager at Thornewood Castle Inn and Gardens, responded to this review

Thank you much for taking the time to write us such a lovely review. I will make sure to tell our housekeeper that her attention to detail was appreciated. We hope you come and stay with us again in the future.

Enumclaw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What an amazing place! It is very much like stepping back in time. We stayed in the presidential room and you could feel Teddy Roosevelt looking out onto American Lake. The staff was absolutely top notch. Completely at your disposal for any reason. My wife and I will be staying here again.

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LancelotWa, Front Office Manager at Thornewood Castle Inn and Gardens, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us! Thank you for taking the time to write us such a wonderful review! We look forward to your next visit.

Anderson Island, Washington
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Who woulda thunk it? But it's true and it is a truly extraordinary, world-class bed and breakfast. It's not cheap - rooms range from $295 a night and up - but it's one of the few places I've stayed where I would say it was worth every penny. A terrific romantic getaway, and a popular wedding venue as well -...

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LancelotWa, Front Office Manager at Thornewood Castle Inn and Gardens, responded to this review

Thank you so much for writing us such a wonderful review. We love that you really dove into the history. We hope you come back and visit us again in the future!

East Wenatchee, Washington
Reviewed March 21, 2017

This place is absolutely goregous in every detail. Breakfast was incredible, the room and bed were absolutely incredible, the owner was extremely nice, the gardens were goregous, the lakeview was incredible. I've told everyone I know to stay here immediately. I'll definitely be coming back.

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Reading your review completely made our day. Thank your for writing us such a wonderful review! We look forward to your next visit!

Seattle, Washington
Reviewed March 14, 2017

What a gorgeous and unique place to stay. Beautiful grounds, immaculate rooms, lots of history and stories to be told of the property, and last but not least: YUMMY breakfast! We stayed here as a couple to celebrate being newlyweds, as well as my wife's birthday. Lots of areas to relax and have fun: a game room with a pool...

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LancelotWa, Front Office Manager at Thornewood Castle Inn and Gardens, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write us such a lovely review. We feel privileged that you chose to celebrate at the castle! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and hope you come back to celebrate with us again in the future.

Redmond, Washington
Reviewed March 1, 2017

My husband and I decided to visit the historic Thornewood castle after learning of it's history. We are both fans of Stephen King's miniseries Rose Red and the haunted castle is the main character. In reality, the castle was warm and inviting and simply breathtaking from the inside out. Exterior bricks, stained glass, stair case and paneling all traveled their...

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LancelotWa, Front Office Manager at Thornewood Castle Inn and Gardens, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed your stay at the castle. We like to think the real character of the home is nothing like it is portrayed in the movie either. Thank you for taking the time to write us such a lovely review. We hope you come and visit us again in the future.

Poulsbo, Washington
Reviewed February 14, 2017

My husband and I spent Valentine's weekend here. The rooms are elegant and comfortable, the castle is an incredible building set in a quiet, lakeside community. The employees of the establishment are courteous, attentive and friendly and not at all intrusive. A wonderful, quiet getaway. I highly recommend Thornewood Castle.

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We are so glad you were able to enjoy a relaxing Valentine's Day weekend with us. Thank you for taking the time to write us such a lovely review. We hope to have your back again.

Seattle, Washington
Reviewed January 24, 2017

To be honest, we stayed here because of the Movie "Rose Red" . That's how we found out that the Thornewood Castle even existed. We did not know what to expect... We could not have even dreamed our stay would be as nice as it was. Between the room (we stayed in the Rose Red room of coarse) the staff...

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Thank you so much for taking the time to write us a review. It was truly a pleasure to have you stay with us. We look forward to your next visit.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Golf course
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Banquet Room
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Conference Facilities

Additional Information about Thornewood Castle Inn and Gardens

Address: 8601 N. Thorne Lane S.W., Tacoma, WA 98498
Location: United States > Washington > Tacoma
Price Range: $175 - $454 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Thornewood Castle Inn and Gardens 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Presidential suit .It had a jetted tub”
gourmetexpert53, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Pack light if you are on the third floor. the stairs are steep and well polished and although we were told we could bang/drag my sisters 50 pound suitcase up them it didn't feel right.”
Q7519KPsusand, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“You can not go wrong with the choice of any room. We got to look in all the rooms during our stay and they were all impressive. Our room had a detached private bathroom (we knew that ahead of time) and even that was fun. The bathroom that goes with the Rose Red room was so nice, bright and large. Wow!”
Garthjs, Jan 24, 2017 | Read review
“Bring a bottle of wine and a good book to enjoy by the fireplace.”
Explore_Near-n-Far, Jan 21, 2017 | Read review
“Book your room during the weekday! First off, it is cheaper but best of all you have the chance to have the castle to yourself like my brother and I did!! ”
yajairaq2017, Jan 9, 2017 | Read review
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