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Venice, Florida
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51 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2016

We spent two wonderful nights at Thornton House. The cottage is beautifully decorated and thoughtfully supplied with all you need. We appreciated and slept great on the king size bed with very comfortable mattress and pillows. Very quiet neighborhood, but an easy walk to the main part of Port Townsend. Barb and Charlie were wonderful and helpful hosts; we enjoyed... More 

Thank Karen K
Issaquah, Washington
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 February 2016

Had a lovely stay in the Thornton House Cottage... beautiful setting, gracious and friendly hosts, comfortable and tastefully decorated cottage with comfortable king bed, huge modern shower with both rain and handheld shower heads... I could go on and on! We will definitely stay here again and recommend it highly to others! Thank you to Barbara and Charles for sharing... More 

1 Thank Conjetti H
Vashon Island WA
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 June 2013

My husband and I loved staying at Thornton House! Barb and Charlie are the perfect innkeepers, they know when to be helpful and when to give their guests privacy. Barb is a fantastic cook, we loved the abundant breakfasts with homemade biscuits and yeast waffles. The grounds are beautiful and the neighborhood is quiet, comfortable and an easy walk to... More 

1 Thank KFarner
Kent, Washington, United States
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12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2012

We just spent our one year anniversary here with Barb and Charlie and loved every minute of it. We stayed in the cottage and spent a lot of time in the garden sipping coffee and enjoying the view. In the evening we took our complimentary Shari in the garden and brought home delicious dessert from the Owl Spirit Cafe and... More 

3 Thank JamesKateFrank
victoria, bc
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32 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2012

Loved staying at Thornton House. Barbara and Charlie are gracious hosts and the breakfasts are supurb. The location is within walking distance of uptown and downtown Port Townsend in a very quiet, eclectic neighbourhood. Ready to return to the comfortable home and lovely bedroom.

2 Thank sheret
Seattle, Washington
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96 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2012

I rarely give a five star review. The only other stay that has earned such was over three years ago. Thornton House is a B and B, and so visitors should expect such. A Bed and Breakfast should, in my opinion, emulate a stay at a family friend's house....maybe a family friend whose son is hoping to marry your daughter... More 

5 Thank Aljameela
Eugene, Oregon
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2012

It's hard not to be a bit over the top about Thornton House B and B. Barbara and Charlie really have thought of everything that makes staying in a B and B a great travel experience. Things we loved: The good cheer and warmth of the owners, the savory breakfasts--especially Barbara's biscuits, the way Charlie anticipated our need for tea... More 

2 Thank LynneEllen310
Seattle, Washington
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16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2012

I think it is important to share what I think with other travelers, so here is my honest opinion. I am surprised that this had gotten nothing but perfect scores. For me to give a perfect score, a place has to be extraordinary, above and beyond in some way. I found the Thornton House to be simply average. The room... More 

7 Thank seattleeastbound
Salem, Oregon
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190 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2012

This location, tucked away on a quiet meandering lane, means that when you walk from here, you'll see historic homes and remnants of farms that you probably wouldn't walk by on a usual stroll through Uptown. It's an easy walk to the Fountain Steps that lead down to Taylor St.and the waterfront. We enjoyed our stay in the Carriage House,... More 

4 Thank CascadeSalem
Manchester, New Hampshire
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23 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2012

We stayed with Charlie and Barbara at their lovely bed and breakfast. It sets the standard for B&Bs and a lot of hotels and inns could learn from them. They get all the little details right: the amenities, the sheets, the towels, the cookies set out at night, the "early" coffee before the amazing breakfast. The house and gardens are... More 

3 Thank Paul L

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Thornton House Bed and Breakfast is a spacious three bedroom guest house in the heart of Port Townsend’s Historic Uptown District. The original 1885 farmhouse has been carefully restored to reflect the ambiance and charm of a by-gone era. Every effort has been made to retain the original character of the farmhouse while providing present-day amenities and comfort. Newly renovated historic cottage with king bed and private bath with rain shower. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Thornton House Bed and Breakfast

Address: 1132 Garfield Street, Port Townsend, WA 98368
Region: United States > Washington > Port Townsend
Price Range: $180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
Thornton House Hotel Port Townsend
Thornton House b&b
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“The detached room is the one we chose and it was very quiet and very private and comfortable. I am sure the experience would be quite different in the interior space.”
 of 5 bubbles Aljameela, 29 Jul 2012 | Read review
“The Carriage House has space to lock bikes on the patio outside the bedroom door.”
 of 5 bubbles CascadeSalem, 15 Jun 2012 | Read review
“The cottage room is outside the main house and faces the garden. The upstairs rooms have a balcony with seating.”
 of 5 bubbles bhgmd, 26 May 2012 | Read review
“We thought the Carriage House was wonderful -- very private with a patio with chairs and table just outside the door.”
 of 5 bubbles Jack98110a, 23 May 2012 | Read review
“There are two rooms in the main part of the house. One has an en-suite bathroom while the other involves a walk down the hall. Both are nice, but be sure to ask which one you're getting. There is also a renovated carriage house outside. More modern but spacious.”
 of 5 bubbles issek1973, 1 Mar 2012 | Read review
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