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“Yuk...The pillows were tiny and they smelled of head-sweat”
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Port Townsend Inn
Ranked #15 of 16 Port Townsend B&B and Inns
Huntington Beach, California
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Yuk...The pillows were tiny and they smelled of head-sweat”
Reviewed June 9, 2011

What a dumpy place! The pillows were tiny and they smelled of head-sweat, YUK!
There were several stains around the bedspread and carpet...as well as having some areas of the bathroom dirty.

The staff were very incompetant...informing us of a upgrade then giving us a room in a crappy location, with the door even open before we went inside...in the dark!!

DO NOT waste your money here...go somewhere else!

  • Stayed June 2011, traveled with family
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Silverdale, Washington
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed January 26, 2011

I stayed at this hotel a couple years ago and things have greatly improved since then. They have different furniture and I was told mattresses have been replaced also. In general the place is older, but clean. Price was really good compared to others in town.

Stayed November 2010, traveled as a couple
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Port Townsend, Washington
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed January 24, 2011

The view from the second floor is a very nice to look out and see the water. It was a nice quite stay for me and my teenagers who had a great time in the pool. It was nice to have the continental breakfast in the morning my kids enjoyed having cereal and muffins.

  • Stayed January 2011, traveled with family
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New York City
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed October 6, 2010

Dirty carpet, skimpy towels, funny odors, tiny soap, minimal breakfast, hot tub out of order. Otherwise, just another downmarket motel.

  • Stayed September 2010, traveled as a couple
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Orange County, CA
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed August 19, 2010

I was in Port Townsend on business last weekend. I checked into this motel and was very disenchanted. The hotel is sad and ran down. The rooms are dated in the 80's and equipped with a sliver of soap to shower with. The showers come equipped with "wall mounted" shower gel dispenser and that was empty. The sink vanity was rusted and the floors were dirty. The shower curtain was ripped and water got on the floor. The beds are squeaky as well as old and out dated. The walls are paper thin and there IS NO AIR CONDITIONING. We were there on an unusually hot weekend and there wern't even any fans available. The guests are less than ideal as well. It's more like a party spot for weekend travelers that stay up smoking all night. The smoke travels into the room and your up all night listening to the partiers drinking and smoking. They sit right outside their rooms by your window. The rooms were grossly overpriced as well at a rate of $169.00 per night. I would have been better off staying in a cardboard box under an airconditioner unit outside. I wouldn't have paid $40.00 to stay here.

This motel would be very quaint if the owners would spend a little money on remodeling. Great location though.

The positives are: close to the water, downtown and shops.

  • Stayed August 2010, traveled on business
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Seattle, Washington
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed August 1, 2010

Despite the poor reviews, my family decided to stay at Port Townsend Inn mainly because they have a swimming pool (we have two little kids). The pool is a decent size and seems to be well kept. I would come back just because of the swimming pool as my kids could spend hours there. I heard from the front desk that the motel is undergoing major changes and it did seem apparent as our mattress and furniture were in great shape. I'm not sure about other rooms, but the room we stayed in were clean and well maintained. Continental breakfast included all the basics -- bagels, muffins, coffee, and even yogurt. Not a warm breakfast, but for a motel it was pretty good. At least my family was well fed.

The price may be a little high for a night at an Inn, but it seems to be the cheapest in the neighborhood. Considering the quality and price, I think the place is a good deal for a motel, especially if you would like a swimming pool for the kids.

  • Stayed July 2010, traveled with family
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Seattle, Washington
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed July 26, 2010

Beware this inn! Do not be tricked into thinking it's a hotel because it says "inn!"

Here's what you get with Port Townsend Inn:

A two-story run-down and poorly maintained hotel.
Very small rooms
Horribly squeaky beds that will leave you with back ache
A shower that will either burn your skin off or leave you frozen as an ice cube
A faucet similar to the shower (either very hot or very cold)
Low-rate amenities

I paid $149 for this motel for one night. Should've only been at most 60 dollars per night.

If they charge you more than 90 dollars at peak season, step away or you will get horribly ripped off.

  • Stayed July 2010, traveled with family
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Additional Information about Port Townsend Inn

Property: Port Townsend Inn
Address: 2020 Washington St, Port Townsend, WA 98368-6907
Location: United States > Washington > Port Townsend
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #15 of 16 B&Bs / Inns in Port Townsend
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Port Townsend Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 36
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Port Townsend Inn offers an indoor swimming pool and hot tub (the only one in Port Townsend!), free Wi-Fi, free Continental Breakfast, free parking, and wonderful views of the Olympic Mountains and Puget Sound. All rooms come fully equipped with a refrigerator, microwave oven, cable TV and telephone (free local calls!) ... more   less 
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