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    The Orca Inn

    770 Mullis St, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-8083
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    • Excellent17%
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    “king room” (11 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Wheelchair Access
    Breakfast included
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    11 - 15 of 286 reviews

    Reviewed 10 August 2017

    We visited the San Juan islands for three nights and booked a room with two double beds and though the room is not huge, we found it workable. An unexpected bonus was that there were two bathrooms in the room which made it much easier...More

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    Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

    If you're looking for a budget way to stay in Friday Harbor this is the place. Relive the 70's with the stuck in time decor. A great way to practice tiny living as the rooms are very small but manage to have all the necessities....More

    Thank Kim B
    Reviewed 8 August 2017

    Having read previous negative reviews, I was not looking forward to our stay at The Orca Inn. But needing an inexpensive place to keep our trip's budget in line, I decided to take the chance and hope for barely passable. Our double room turned out...More

    Thank Gabe H
    Reviewed 5 August 2017

    Location was good, room wasn't worth the money, I can't put into word how crappy this room was, my husband now has one on me, I was batting 100 until now, the last time we stayed in a room this bad was 30 years ago...More

    Thank Kathleen M
    Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

    We were visiting our son in Seattle and he works M-F so we decided to spend a few days at San Juan Island. Unfortunately I let my husband get the hotel....mistake yes it was clean but after seeing advertised queen bed room he paid $50...More

    Thank Bobbi H
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$72 - US$105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 65
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    • Friday Harbor
    • Also Known As
    • The Orca Hotel Friday Harbor ,
    • The Orca Inn Friday Harbor, San Juan Island
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    Response from vickiandrich | Reviewed this property |
    You cannot store your bikes in the rooms. The whole island has virtually no crime.
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