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Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Nice overnight stay in Anacortes after exploring the Whidbey Island on our road trip. Spacious & comfortable rooms (2 * twin bed), extremely friendly & helpful staff. Lousy breakfast was a dispappointment but we survived. The old town of Anacortes is definitely worth seeing and offers some good restaurants as well!

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marinafun, Manager at The Marina Inn, responded to this review

I don't believe this review is for our hotel as we have no rooms with twin beds. Pam Audette, Manager

Beaverton
Reviewed 22 October 2016

The Marina Inn was the location we chose for an overnight stay before catching the ferry and it was a very pleasant surprise. Though this is an older property it has been well renovated and is both clean and well kept. As with many older properties, sound does carry between rooms more than at the new hotels but this is...

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Claremont, California
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed here because we were going to be too late to catch the last ferry to the San Juan Islands. This is a perfectly adequate motel at a good price, with a great location for our purposes. Rooms are clean and nicely furnished. Breakfast room is pleasant and the breakfast, though nothing special, is perfectly fine. Front desk staff (24...

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Murphy, Texas
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Clean, nicely decorated room with a comfortable bed. Had wifi and all the usual amenities.There is plenty of parking, along with restaurants just down the road. There's also a basic (non hot) breakfast in the morning. I also liked the liquid soaps and shampoos in the bath area.

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marinafun, Manager at The Marina Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review. We really appreciate comments from our guests as it always helps us to know what we're doing right and what we can improve upon. We're so happy you enjoyed your stay. Pam Audette Manager

Oregon
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Needed a hotel for one night before catching the ferry. Parking was tight and difficult with a truck but we unloaded and had to walk through the lobby, up stairs and down a long hallway to our room as there is only one entrance to the entire hotel. The room itself was fairly nice although there were strange black "marks"...

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marinafun, Manager at The Marina Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. We appreciate your comments. Just a note: Being that we are a hotel rather than a motel, all entry access is through the lobby to ensure the security of our guests. We apologize for any issues you found with the hotel or your room and always strive to...

Muskego, Wisconsin
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Our room was clean and comfortable. The breakfast was fine and the staff was friendly and helpful. The price was one of the lowest in the city and was worth the money. It is on the main street so it is easy to get to restaurants and tourist attractions such as Mt. Erie and other parks. I would certainly stay...

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marinafun, Manager at The Marina Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for the awesome review! We appreciate it so much when guests take the opportunity out of their busy schedules to write a few words for their fellow travelers. Pam Audette, Manager

Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

The front desk is exceptionally friendly and accommodating. We stayed Thursday and Friday nights. Found out Saturday morning we still needed a room for Saturday and Sunday nights. Due to the fact it was the weekend of the Oyster Run, there were no rooms available for the weekend. The young lady at the front desk remembered me and called my...

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marinafun, Manager at The Marina Inn, responded to this review

We were delighted to help make the rest of your stay possible. I have an excellent staff that goes above and beyond the call of duty to help our guests whenever possible. Our regulars describe us as their home away from home which I believe says a lot about our customer service and how important . Pam Audette Manager

Wichita Falls, Texas
Reviewed 4 September 2016

My husband and I just left, after a two night stay. The rooms were clean and quiet. All staff were very nice and friendly. Plus, the location is convenient to the historic downtown and the ferry. Very satisfied and would stay again!

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marinafun, Manager at The Marina Inn, responded to this review

I love that you were writing a review as soon as you left. Thanks for the great review. We are so glad you had a good stay and definitely hope you will be be back soon. Pam Audette, Manager

Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

The inn is worth the price. It has nice big rooms with a nice bathroom. All the facilities are clean and well kept. It is fairly close to the ferry to San Juan Islands, it is about 4 miles away. There is a microwave in the room and supermarkets close by. Cons. The breakfast area is very small and not...

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marinafun, Manager at The Marina Inn, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time to write a review. We are so delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. Without having a kitchen on the premises, we are, unfortunately, limited as to what food we can serve. We try to provide an assortment of things including fresh fruit, yogurt, hard boiled eggs, cereals, muffins, bagels, coffee, teas,...

Austin, Texas
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

So convenient to the Anacortes ferries, this little hotel was a perfect overnight with a simple but healthy breakfast included in the fare. Beds were comfortable, rooms were quiet, good lighting and climate control, full-length mirror and closet space, working wifi AND the friendliest check in and check out staff around. Nothing fancy, but comfy and safe.

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marinafun, Manager at The Marina Inn, responded to this review

Well, I must admit you nailed us to a T. Thank you so much for your wonderful comments. We work very hard to provide the cleanliness, excellent customer service and comfortable rooms that all travelers expect. Pam Audette, Manager

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Part of the San Juan Islands archipelago, The Marina Inn is conveniently located in Anacortes, WA on Fidalgo Island. The Marina Inn is close to downtown restaurants, shops and Marinas. Minutes from the ferry. Exceptionally friendly staff, remodeled rooms, comfortable beds, feather pillows, free wireless internet, complimentary expanded continental breakfast,air-conditioned rooms, cable TV, guest laundry and much more. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Marina Inn

Address: 3300 Commercial Ave, Anacortes, Fidalgo Island, WA 98221-4226
Region: United States > Washington > Fidalgo Island > Anacortes
Price Range: RM402 - RM605 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Marina Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 52
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Also Known As:
The Marina Hotel Anacortes
Marina Hotel Anacortes
Hotel Style:
#2 Family Hotel in Anacortes
#4 Romantic Hotel in Anacortes
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“we stayed here many times over the past 10 years, all rooms were great”
 of 5 bubbles John_Hospitality, 4 Feb 2017 | Read review
“No elevators. Upper floor quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles sandyg42, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Jacuzzi rooms are on the second floor, no elevator.”
 of 5 bubbles throat, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Good choice in Anacortes”
 of 5 bubbles sujocaha12, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“we had an upper floor, south side (opposite the entrance/parking area) room and it was quiet at night”
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