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“The Roundhouse was awesome!” 3 of 5 stars
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Ranked #10 of 13 Eastsound B&B and Inns
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32 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“The Roundhouse was awesome!”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2012

We spent three nights in the Roundhouse Suite. Pricey, but the best room at Rosario. The lodge itself is run down though. The spa left a lot to be desired. I tried working out in the fitness room but it smelled so badly I had to leave. The restaurant wasn't impressive. But the views are awesome. We had many spiders in our room. The weekly concert/historical presentation was AWESOME. This place has so much potential. A little more maintenance and updating and it could be a five star resort.

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  • Stayed September 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2012 via mobile

This was a last minute booking. I didn't want a B&B since I was travelling alone. Plus I like my own bathroom. I think it is overpriced for September. There are no food options other than the nearby resort, which is nice but not casual. Eastsound is 15 minutes away and obviously you don't want to drink & drive. Moran State Park is lovely but an easy drive from Eastsound. Basically the hotel is too remote and there is nothing to do unless you drive. No hiking trails, no easy biking.

  • Stayed September 2012
    • 2 of 5 stars
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Montana City, Montana
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2012

We stayed here two nights for Labor Day weekend. I was a little nervous based on some reviews but decided to try anyway. We loved this place. We had a king room, not a suite, and it was very roomy, clean and nice for the price we paid. Service was excellent , we asked if our room had a fridge, and they promptly delivered one. Very Nice
Our bed was wonderful with quality linens, carpet in perfect shape and bathroom was large and nice. If you are very picky, you will notice some of the tiles in the bathroom need a regrout, but nothing dirty or obvious.The best of all was the little deck with the fantastice view!
The grounds are well cared for and the whole resort area is very good. Not 5 star good, but a lovely place to be.
I can't imagine better value than this on this island. We highly recommend and would love to stay here again.

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  • Stayed September 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars
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Thank akmoma
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Woodinville, WA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2012

Nice rooms with great view of Rosario and access to resort amenities. Large bathrooms that have been recently and tastefully remodeled. Walls between rooms are a little "thin" so request an end room if possible. Parking is right outside your so very convenient for families with kids or for moving lots of stuff (we had bikes with us so it was nice to bring them into the room). Nice "back trail" from units up to Cascade Lake. It's very steep though so be prepared.

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  • Stayed August 2012, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars
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NJ
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7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2012

We were very happy at Orca suites as the location is well situated to places of interest including the marina where our Whale watching boat trip began; Moran house was nice and dinner there was excellent; room was fine, and the balcony and associated views was peaceful and nice

  • Stayed August 2012, traveled with family
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Thank StephenNj
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Quad Citis
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27 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2012

Stayed 2 days on Orcas Island. Lodging is limited and books up quickly. Rosario is one of the largest on the island, only 15 minutes south of East Sound (main town). We were lucky to get 2 nights in the same room (Front Desk person went out of her way to allow us to stay in the same room. They are in the midst of upgrading the Harbor View Units they acquired several years ago. The bedding and furniture was brand new, but the rest of the unit needs to be upgraded. The history behind the Main Lodge was fascinating. We ate dinner there one night. It was just OK. The indoor swimming pool was under re-construction, but they have two other outdoor (we decided that it was too chilly). The view from the deck was absolutely fabulous.

Room Tip: Prices more than double on weekends.
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  • Stayed August 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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Washington
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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2012

My husband and I recently stayed at Orcas Suites at Rosario. Our stay was very pleasant! The room was clean, looked nice, and the view from our balcony was breathtaking...I loved the property...It was beautiful and relaxing...We took morning walks and hiked around the lake. There was also 2 restaurants and the Mansion Museum within walking distance. This is definitely a place that I would return to! Thanks also to the staff for being very friendly and helpful.

  • Stayed August 2012, traveled as a couple
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Thank slstartsagain
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Property: Orcas Suites at Rosario
Address: 1600 Rosario Rd, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA 98245-8608
Location: United States > Washington > San Juan Islands > Orcas Island > Eastsound
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Ranked #10 of 13 B&Bs / Inns in Eastsound
Number of rooms: 50
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