Wow, what a wonderful place! A piece of history, so charming and so well run. Just comfortable, relaxing, and fun. Doug, the owner, is onsite and involved. Everyone there is friendly and helpful. Can’t wait to come back sometime.
Orcas Hotel is a great place to drown those delayed ferry sorrows down with a nice beer and food. Service is always great and the staff os always friendly. If your ferry is on time then come early instead!!!
Great views, pleasant rooms and very clean. This inn is near the ferry dock so there is lots going on as the ferries come and go. That does Not mean lots of noise but it is busy around there. It is great sitting out on the porch, chatting with others and enjoying island life.
My friend and I stayed here at short notice and were utterly charmed by the place. If you want instant, impersonal corporate hospitality, then stick to the big chains, because at The Orcas Hotel you may have to wait a few minutes after ringing the bell, while the receptionist…
We stayed here for two nights, after reading several recent horrible reviews about a week before our trip. In fact, we wrote to the hotel and was considering canceling our reservation all together, based upon these awful reviews. We are quite glad that we did not, as we…
"Don't assume you'll have a private bathroom, especially in the cheaper rooms."
"Room 14 & 15 have private balconies, 15 has it's own private entrance but no shower"
"try to get a room without no one overhead -- floors are thin. The front rooms have a delightful view of the ferry wharf,"
"views to the South"
"Since there is no elevator in this hotel, ask for a lower floor if carrying suitcases up the stairs is an issue for you."