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Blue Ridge, Georgia
Reviewed 25 October 2013

They say the place is haunted but no ghostly disturbances during my stay. Nice comfy big room. A bit much on the perfumy scents when walking into the room. Friendly, helpful staff. Some issues with housekeeping though. Dirty washrag still hanging on tub, coffeemaker still had old coffee and coffee bag in it. No hairdryer. Very nice to be in...

1Thank WolfCreekFarm
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 October 2013

We had a lovely, huge room which was beautifully decorated in the style appropriate to the age, style and history of the hotel. We had a very warm welcome and were given lots of useful information about the town and surrounding area. Although hairdryers were available from reception, I do think that, for a hotel of this quality and price,...

1Thank P59AL61
Hillsborough, North Carolina
Reviewed 28 September 2013

The Palace Hotel was a fun experiment for us. Centrally located in historic Port Townsend it is an easy walk to restaurants, shopping, the harbor & the historic upper hillside. It is beautifully decorated, clean & friendly. We enjoyed having a small kitchen area where we were able to prep some easy, quick foods even though there was no stove....

1Thank TravelBearNC
Reviewed 26 September 2013 via mobile

You must Say "yes" to the Palace Hotel in the middle of Port Townsend; great staff, historically interesting rooms... We changed rooms each night to "try" another view or enjoy an incredible bathtub! Stroll down to the water and dine El Fresco, don't miss Chetzemoka Park.

1Thank MontanaRosemary
Honolulu, Hawaii
Reviewed 17 September 2013

I’ve managed to stay at half a dozen different Port Townsend hotels and greatly prefer the rustic Victorian venues to the modern motor inns. And the Palace is as rustically Victorian as it gets. Housed in an authentic late 19th century brick high-rise with period furnishings, carpets and artwork to complete the vibe. Even real stairs to get your heart...

1Thank Peter F
San Diego, California
Reviewed 11 September 2013

Recommended by a good friend. We were warned it was on the third floor. It was a hike of a total 58 steps due to the high ceilings. They warned us so we knew we were into it. Loved the fact they had a parking lot in back. What we had not expected was that even though we had a...

1Thank wgroves
Sidney, Canada
Reviewed 4 September 2013

When I booked this hotel, my husband said- hmmm Victorian hotel, gonna be creaky floors and noisy plumbing. Yes, he was right. The hotel was renovated in the 1980's, and they haven't changed much since. There are period pieces in the lobbies and some in rooms, but mostly it is just tired oak paneling and fading floral wallpaper and borders...

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Oak Harbor, WA USA
Reviewed 29 August 2013

It was our anniversary & we planned a short trip to the Washington "peninsula" from our home on Whidbey Island. We reserved the ALICE room at the Palace Hotel in Port Townsend (a short 30 min. ferry ride from Whidbey). This wonderful old Victorian Hotel is a gem! Each room is named after one of the "girls" who worked here...

1Thank Barbara J
Reviewed 29 August 2013 via mobile

Miss Lydia's room was charming but small. It was stuffy but the window did open and there are fans in the room. The hotel was full but we never were bothered by noise. The location is great but be fore warned the stairs are very steep and no elevator.

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Abbotsford, British Columbia
Reviewed 23 August 2013

After almost giving up on finding an old Victorian style hotel to stay in for one night before heading home, my wife found the Palace Hotel. When she started reading the reviews on TA which gave its history as a formal brothel, it got my attention. (I have always wanted to spend the night in a brothel....) Check in at...

1Thank SteveHall

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This beautifully restored Victorian hotel is in the heart of historic Port Townsend. A former bordello with most rooms named after former working girls including Madame Maries suite and Miss Kittys room, this Magnuson Hotels affiliate is located one block from the ferry dock in the center of many fine art galleries, restaurants, theaters, antique stores, and unique gift shops. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Palace Hotel Port Townsend

Address: 1004 Water St, Port Townsend, WA 98368-6706
Region: United States > Washington > Port Townsend
Price Range: ₹ 10,688 - ₹ 12,113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Palace Hotel Port Townsend 2.5*
Number of rooms: 19
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“There is no elevator, two flights up to the second floor, three to the third, so lower is better if you've got a lot of luggage.”
davebD1385JT, 30 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Mary's room, corner unit has nice overview of the street and a bit of an ocean view.”
MelToGo, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We chose #7 "Alice," a room on the 2nd floor in the back, which was quiet with a king sized bed, and a large bathroom with a claw foot tub.”
BP185, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Each room is very unique and has its own history so it seems they're all good.”
  • View out the window from our room
  • Room 14, Miss Pearl's room
EnjoysAdventure, 22 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Miss Kitty is the finest room we've ever seen, anywhere. Miss Lily is a super-comfy efficiency for slightly longer stays.”
TheGrinchesDogMaxx, 21 Dec 2016 | Read review
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