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The Island Inn at 123 West
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

We were warmly welcomed by Theo at the Island Inn and he even helped us up to our room and gave a tour of the amenities. Theo offered up restaurant and activity suggestions and was generally very helpful. We rented one of the Suites and the open space made for a relaxing weekend. We cooked most meals ourselves in the kitchen and they had all the pots/pans/dishes we needed. The suite was beautiful, modern and very comfortable. The fireplace made for a cozy experience. We did rent a parking space in advance and it was worth it, it made getting around the island convenient so we could come and go as we pleased. We will definitely be back!

Stayed: January 2018, travelled as a couple
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123Innkeeper, Guest Relations Manager at The Island Inn at 123 West, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2018

Hello NiklasMo,

We’re thrilled that you enjoyed an ‘excellent experience’ with us, and that you appreciated our warm welcome!

Our Penthouses are the perfect solution for short winter days, and make it real easy to soak INN the slow. Cooking, cozying up by the fire, and exploring as you please, all sound like the perfect way to escape to us, too.

We sincerely appreciate your visit, as well as the time that you’ve taken to share your experience, and can’t wait to welcome you back!

All the best,

The Island Inn ‘very comfortable’ Ambassadors

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Reviewed 2 January 2018

I stayed in one of the Euro rooms and was apprehensive about not having a window, but it was actually really great. These rooms are well-designed and modern, and the overall effect was one of coziness and privacy rather than imprisonment. Staff was friendly and helpful. Location is outstanding, just steps away from the ferry and a number of restaurants and shops. My only complaint is that the walls are very thin, to the point where I was actually able to make out the content of my neighbors' conversations. Luckily they quieted down before 11pm, but it could be an issue if you end up with night owl socializers next door.

Room Tip: Don't be afraid of the Euro rooms - they are actually really cool!
  • Stayed: December 2017, travelled solo
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Thank Kira A
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123Innkeeper, Guest Relations Manager at The Island Inn at 123 West, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Hello Kira A,

We appreciate your visit, and are happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience with us INN one of our Euro guestrooms! Thanks as well for your kind words regarding our design, team, and location.

We totally understand that guests may be a bit unsure about booking a room without an exterior window. If an exterior window is a must-have, we’ve got awesome Sweets and Penthouses to offer. If guests like you are up for a new experience, we’re sure that they’ll enjoy the same cozy vibe that you did!

We can’t wait to welcome you back!

All the best,

The Island Inn ‘really cool’ Ambassadors

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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Stayed at this hotel one night after doing a walk-on ferry trip. We had an unused room reservation (due to a cancelled trip by a friend) we had to use. Hotel and staff were very accommodating. Good location and nice views.

Stayed: December 2017, travelled as a couple
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123Innkeeper, Guest Relations Manager at The Island Inn at 123 West, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2018

Hello Lonesailor48,

Thanks so much for your visit and for taking the time to share your experience! We’re delighted that you enjoyed our location as well as our team, and look forward to your next visit!

All the best,

The Island Inn ‘walk-on’ Ambassadors

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Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

My wife and I go a lot of places and while I've been to the San Juan islands a number of times, my wife has not. In fact, I have been telling her for ten years that I would take her so after that long it seemed like it was probably time to make good. The island inn was a perfect choice for this time of year and one of the best views of the harbor is on the first landing area as you head up to the rooms. It is centrally located and yet set off just enough to give you a quiet ambience perfect I'm the off season for storm watching from the large bay windows, or sitting with a cup of coffee as you admire the beauty of the bay as the ships glide in. Food is abundant near by and one of the best restaurants ever, cask and schooner, is located just two doors down. Be advised that there is no room service and in the off season things close early so if you're going out to play at one of the bars stash a bite in your room before you go. Fresh fruit is provided in your room daily when they tidy up and the quality was good. The beds are very comfortable and the bath even fits me at 6'1" 280. Finally the service was great as we were patiently given recommendations of places to see and try with all our questions answered and even making a new friend along the way. If you're thinking of visiting try it and make sure to get one of the view rooms and you won't be disappointed with the peace, quiet atmosphere, and tranquil, homey setting.

Stayed: December 2017, travelled as a couple
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123Innkeeper, Guest Relations Manager at The Island Inn at 123 West, responded to this reviewResponded 29 December 2017

Hello 509rexp,

We’re so happy to hear that you found us to be the perfect choice for your anniversary getaway!

As you’ve noted, our team is happy to help with tips to make every getaway memorable. From nearby dining, to off-the-beaten-path nature, we love guiding our guests to precisely what they’re after. While some of our ‘Sweets’ are INN prime position to offer a peek at the active harbor, all offer those comfortable solo soaking tubs that you enjoyed.

We’re spoiled to be surrounded by such amazing dining options. Our neighbors at Cask and Schooner are definitely a guest favorite, so we’re delighted that you enjoyed your experience there as well.

We look forward to your next visit and hope that it’s not another ten years away!

All the best,

The Island Inn ‘making a new friend’ Ambassadors

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Reviewed 2 December 2017

New, clean, and modern. Everything was as nice as other reviewers have previously stated.

Two things I would like to mention:

1) Beware of the corner of the bed frame. We stayed at “Sweet 3” with 2 beds. Both my husband and I hit the corner. A little bit of skin at my husband's lower shin got scratched and bled because of this.

2) All the doors could not be closed quietly. We had heard loud door slamming on and off until 11:30pm. 

On a side note: we have stayed at plenty of places that have doors that have been constructed to be easily and quietly closed. 

We were surprised/disappointed to see a modern place like this have bad design on their locks.

Stayed: November 2017, travelled as a couple
Thank 88gratitude
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123Innkeeper, Guest Relations Manager at The Island Inn at 123 West, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2017

Hello Jade W,

We appreciate your visit and are delighted to hear that you enjoyed our accommodations, and found them as nice as previous reviewers!

That said, we’re also disappointed to learn of the challenges that you encountered during your recent experience. Rest assured that our fix-it team has adjusted our door closers, and will review options to enhance our bed frames.

We strive to deliver the best experience possible, and appreciate the valuable insight that you’ve shared. We look forward to your next visit!

All the best,

The Island Inn ‘clean and modern’ Ambassadors

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