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The Island House Hotel

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All reviewshot waterthe jet expressacross the streetrooms are smallvintage hotelhistoric buildingwater runmarilyn monroequeen roomattached restaurantstay there againoff seasonvery nice stayyogurtthis past weekendthird flooran older hotel
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Reviewed 9 May 2016

Stayed one night in May 2016. Conveniently located for lots of great birding activities in the area. Room was small but clean. Restaurant still not operating, but they said it will be eventually. Only complaint was the continental breakfast. The two employees kept re-stocking, wiping...More

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Response from Michael P, General Manager at The Island House HotelResponded 11 May 2016

Hello and thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We are looking forward to our restaurants opening back up and appreciate your understanding. We apologize about the breakfast, but appreciate your critique. I will post this for my employees to see...More

Reviewed 7 May 2016

The hotel is located close to the pier and central location to restaurants. We had a very quiet, restful night with good bed and amenities. At check-in we were notified that we would have to let the water running for awhile to get hot water....More

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Response from Michael P, General Manager at The Island House HotelResponded 11 May 2016

Hello and thank you for taking the time to leave us a kind review. We appreciate your understanding with our water. Although it could become tedious, we enjoy that we are a historic landmark that is centrally located by many attractions. We hope you have...More

Reviewed 5 May 2016

Stayed one night in May 2016. The queen room was small, but the bed was comfy and there was plenty of hot water. The coffee maker, microwave and fridge were a nice touch, although I didn't use them, and now that I think of it,...More

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Response from Michael P, General Manager at The Island House HotelResponded 7 May 2016

Hello and thank you for taking the time to leave us some insights into your stay. We apologize that the restaurants were closed during your stay. Currently, some renovations are underway to bring our new restaurant to the Island House. During the time of your...More

Reviewed 28 April 2016

Ok. We stayed last night. On our arrival we found that the 1812 Restaurant had moved out of the hotel a few weeks ago, however the hotel's website was never changed to reflect this. Three different employees said the owner is aware of this. Aside...More

Thank Michael N
Response from Michael P, General Manager at The Island House HotelResponded 29 April 2016

Good Morning and thank you for taking the time to leave us a review of your stay. We apologize that the restaurant areas were being renovated during your stay, but we have a new restaurant that we welcome to The Island House. We are just...More

Reviewed 26 April 2016

We booked a deluxe king room and there was only enough room to walk around the bed. There were only a few guests at the hotel, yet they gave us a handicap room (not by request). Breakfast was only a few pastries, cereal and juice.More

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Response from Michael P, General Manager at The Island House HotelResponded 29 April 2016

Hello and thank you for leaving us some insights into your stay. We apologize that your stay wasn't up to your standards. We strive hard to ensure customer satisfaction. Being a 130 year old historic hotel our single king and queen rooms run on the...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Restaurant
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Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
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Air Conditioning
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Refrigerator in room
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Restaurant
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US$63 - US$190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$63 - US$190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
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Emily V
5 June 2017|
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Response from Angela B | Reviewed this property |
So sorry for the delay in answering, just saw this. Would say a 20 min drive, the ferry for Put in is in the country!
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Nettie M
17 May 2017|
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Response from JanandCaptainRob | Reviewed this property |
Good for you Nettie
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Jonnie333
19 July 2016|
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Response from Island H | Property representative |
It is just a 10 minute walk from the front door to the beach area. However, there are a couple of beach locations here; the other one is further away and would require drive time.
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"apartment suite had 2 queen beds plus a full sized pull out and a kitchen"
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"Doesn't have a pool, but very clean"
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