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Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

The snug harbour resort is the most serene way to visit the SAN Juan islands. We found ourselves drawn to sitting on the deck of room 20 having a bbq and captivated by the serene surroundings. The staff were so positive and enhanced the experience. The highlights of the trip was watching the orcas and their the “Maya’s Legacy” boat leaves from this marina. We went on the sunset cruise and had the time of our lives. The resort had cooking facilities, but we loved their commitment to sustaining the environment and loved their unique shower. This was a complete experience. The only thing we would have done different was to stay here longer.

Stayed: August 2018, traveled as a couple
Thank jdl0we31
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Tamara N, Owner at Snug Harbor Resort & Marina, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2018

I love the title you chose. Cabin 20 is one of our two "honeymoon" cabins, not because we determined to call them that, but it's just the way they have been received. I call cabin 20 "the crow's nest" because it is perched at the top corner of the resort and has a bird's eye view. Cabin 16 is also tucked off to the side a little, but from the pebble-lined shower, one can see the marina without fear of being seen by anyone passing by. Pretty unique.
Come back. Stay longer :)

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Reviewed August 18, 2018

This summer was our 4th time staying at Snug and we couldn't imagine staying anywhere else on the island! We have stayed in one and two bedroom cabins and they are awesome. Very clean and comfortable and you can't beat the location. Maya's whale watch boats are there and they are the best of the best too ! Ken the manager and Michele at the front desk will go above and beyond making sure your stay is perfect.

Stayed: July 2018, traveled as a couple
Thank Hugapugor2
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Tamara N, Owner at Snug Harbor Resort & Marina, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2018

Thanks for the great review! Four years running and planning to continue really says it all. But I especially appreciate the specific shout outs for Ken and Meshelle. They work so hard to ensure our guests needs are met. At a small island resort there are many challenges one doesn't find elsewhere. They continually rise to every occasion and come out with even more skills than before. We are proud of all our staff for their great work ethic, attitudes, and care for our guests and the property.
If you haven't visited on the off-season, I recommend it. The island is quieter, it's stunning, and there are many things you may not notice in the summer, like The Whale Museum, San Juan Island Museum of Art, the very old movie theater in Friday Harbor, and much more. Summer isn't the only time to visit us at Snug.
See you next time!

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Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

Our family loved this spot and wished we had booked an additional day. The staff was so friendly and went out of their way to help out and make our kids feel welcome. We enjoyed exploring the docks, going out on the boats, making s’mores every night at the fire pits and enjoying grilling meals out on the decks. We had three families and were able to have a couple cabins next to each other. The views are all great and it was so peaceful just watching the boats come and go.

Stayed: August 2018, traveled with family
Thank Michael W
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Tamara N, Owner at Snug Harbor Resort & Marina, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2018

Thank you for your review. Snug Harbor is a great place to make lasting family memories. Thank you for trusting us with yours.

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Reviewed August 13, 2018

We spent 3 nights at Snug Harbor and it was a great experience! We stayed in cabin 17. The cabins are beautiful with great views of the water. There are plenty of water activities available (canoeing, paddleboarding etc). The cabins don't have AC, which would have been nice as we were traveling with a baby but the fans work very well. I would definitely come back!!

  • Stayed: August 2018, traveled with family
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Thank MonaSH45
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Tamara N, Owner at Snug Harbor Resort & Marina, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2018

It's great to read you had a great experience at Snug Harbor. Cabin 17 is one of our most recently built cabins with dishwashers in the kitchens and king beds in each of the two bedrooms. Plenty of room for a porta crib in each bedroom. I was recently on the docks when one of the marina tenants asked if he could have a cleat from the old docks when they get replaced this winter. He took his first steps on the docks at Snug Harbor. I hope we can be a part of your family's special memories, too.
Thanks for the review!

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Reviewed August 11, 2018

Our cabin was clean, comfortable and had everything we needed. We enjoyed sitting in the Adirondack chairs outside and enjoying a beverage while taking in the view of the bay. The resort feels secluded without being remote. It was very easy to drive to all the beaches, points of interest and Friday Harbor, then come back to our peaceful getaway.
We thoroughly enjoyed the Maya's Legacy Whale Watching tour which took off from the marina right outside our door.
Would highly recommend this resort to anyone who wants to be away from the hub-bub of town, but also wants easy access to it.

  • Stayed: August 2018, traveled as a couple
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Thank WCalispell
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Tamara N, Owner at Snug Harbor Resort & Marina, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2018

Thank you for your review. I hope you'll be able to visit sometime in "the off-season," as clearly you did well to explore around the island this summer. I believe it only grows more beautiful along the backroads as the year winds down. And it is on drizzly days that one can enjoy the many galleries, the history museum, and the Whale Museum. There is also incredible theatrical talent on the island.
And if you like to witness building projects, this December Snug Harbor will be replacing it's marina with state-of-the-art environmentally friendly new floats and wharf.
Hope to see you again soon!

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