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The Commander's Beach House

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Reviewed 25 March 2015

I had the privilege of staying at the Commander's Beach House during their Victorian Festival! It was lovely, quiet, while Jim and Gail were so fun to be around We were never in want of anything! The view is breath-taking and the breakfast was fabulous!! I am hoping to get back there next year for the Victorian Festival and will...

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Greenville, South Carolina
Reviewed 15 March 2015

What a wonderful first night to start our week trip to the Seattle WA area. This was my husband's first B&B experience and Jim and Gail have now set a high bar. The room was comfortable and so quiet. Loved hearing nothing but the gentle waves, an occassional sea bird and the fog horn of the ferry in the morning....

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Thank Lynda P
Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 14 March 2015

My sister and I had a relaxing and enjoyable stay. Breakfasts were delicious with good variety over the four days, and the house was warm and inviting. Gail and Jim checked in on us regularly to ensure we had all we needed.

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Thank Kris M
Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 13 March 2015

If you are looking for a quiet place to stay just a couple of blocks from downtown, I highly recommend this. Jim and Gail were happy to share their recommendations on where to spend our time while in Pt. Townsend. The room was comfortable and the views across the water were incredible.

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Thank NancyEl D
lyons, co
Reviewed 12 March 2015

My sister and I stayed one night here in a very comfortable bed in the cute Schooner room. Gail was very accommodating as we came later than we had anticipated. I gave her a call to let her know and she was very gracious. She even upgraded our room from the one we booked (Sunflower room) to the Schooner with...

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Thank ursoloved
Arlington, Texas
Reviewed 5 March 2015

Jim, the innkeeper, was an absolute delight and very welcoming. He made us feel right at home the minute we got there. The house is full of history and stories, and Jim had a wealth of knowledge about the whole area. The porch faced an amazing view of the Strait and the mountains. It was so peaceful to swing out...

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Reviewed 23 February 2015 via mobile

We recently spent three nights at the Commander's Beach House. We were a bit apprehensive at first as we usually stay in hotels, but we really enjoyed our stay! Jim and Gail were very warm and welcoming. They have created a peaceful, relaxed atmosphere in their house by the sea. The bed was very comfortable, and the breakfasts were delicious....

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1Thank John M
Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 23 February 2015 via mobile

What a treat, beautiful home on the best walking, looking for rocks, and amazing view beach. The innkeepers are so kind and gracious, and breakfast. .let's just say..I can't wait to go back. .close to town, great restaurant's close by. ..very nice

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Thank Z P
Great Falls, Virginia
Reviewed 21 February 2015

When the front door opened and we were greeted before we even made it to the front porch, I know we were in for a special weekend. The views from the porch, living room, and our bedroom of the water and distant mountains were amazing. Each morning we awoke and watched the beautiful sunrise and the changing colors of the...

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Thank Kathy A
Olympia, Washington
Reviewed 19 February 2015

Jim and Gail are wonderful hosts. The setting is ideal, and the weather for our two day stay couldn't have been better. Beautiful sunsets from the porch. Clear nights from this location were perfect for star gazing. Take the cushion and a blanket from the porch and watch the sun come up, as we did, from the wooden swing not...

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Commander's Beach House is the only bed and breakfast that is located right on the water in downtown Port Townsend. You can walk on the beach to Fort Worden or easily stroll three blocks along the water front to all of the downtown shops and restaurants. Three of our rooms face the water and have private baths. Our fourth room faces the garden and has a shared bath located inside of the room. You can enjoy views of Admiralty Inlet, Mt. Baker, Whidbey Island, all of the boats and ships that go into Seattle, as well as vintage wooden schooners and yawls. Eagles, herons, otters and seals are frequently seen by our guests. A full sit down gourmet breakfast is served at individual tables or on our veranda, weather permitting. Come fall asleep lulled by the sounds of the sea and "relax and solve nothing"! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Commander's Beach House

Address: 400 Hudson St, Port Townsend, WA 98368-5632
Region: United States > Washington > Port Townsend
Price Range: $182 - $303 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“We had the lovely room on the main floor with a great view of the beach and the surrounding scenery on the water.”
northd2017, 30 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are quiet and have an ocean view.”
Bettina510, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“take look at their web site for the room gallery tour”
611pamelag, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“just call the hosts and let them suggest what would suit you best...”
217melg, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“don't think there is a bad room.....but only saw ours.”
dwd1977, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
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