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The Island House Hotel

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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Wheelchair Access
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews hot water across the street the jet express historical hotel queen room modern amenities attached restaurant continental breakfast off season stay there again staff was friendly yogurt very nice stay front desk clerk third floor an older hotel this past weekend
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed the location, with great eats around we could walk to. The only issue was the policy about a potential room upgrade was rather steep in price. We paid $60 after tax for a queen room, and they wanted over $85 after tax just...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 14 November 2018

We spent a weekend here with a group of mutual friends for a reunion weekend. The hotel is old and full of charm. The lobby is full of history and very inviting. Amenities include free hot breakfast on the weekends, computer access, freed wi-fi and...More

Date of stay: November 2018
2  Thank John G
Response from LISA Y, General Manager at The Island House HotelResponded 28 November 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. Your input means alot to us all and allows us to make any necessary changes to accomodate our guests. We sure hope to see you again sometime in the near future.

Reviewed 27 October 2018

We enjoyed our night in this historic hotel. The room, though small, had everything we needed. It was very clean, with a very comfortable bed. It took a little while to regulate the hot water in the shower, but it was fine. It was interesting...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from LISA Y, General Manager at The Island House HotelResponded 28 November 2018

Thank you so much for your response and taking the time to leave us a review. Your input is greatly appreciated!

Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

Pros - I love the old, historic look and feel of this hotel. The staff was friendly. The attached restaurant had good food and service. We stayed during the off-season, so the rate wasn't too unreasonable. Cons - The room was really small. This didn't...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from LISA Y, General Manager at The Island House HotelResponded 19 October 2018

Paul. Thank you for taking the time to leave us feedback. We appreciate you taking the time to leave us a review. Your feedback helps us maintain our facility. Thank you. I am very sorry for any inconveniences you experienced while staying with us. Your...More

Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

As long as they pair themselves with this subpar restaurant...JEDs, they will continue to receive poor evaluations. Walking out the front door witnessed empty beer cans in the flower bed along with hundreds of cigarette butts. Great concept, but poorly implemented. The only bright light...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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About
Description
The Island House is a unique combination of boutique hotel with historic charm. Enjoy an attentive staff, charming ambiance and free continental breakfast. Walk to Jet Express, fishing charters and nightlife. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Dry Cleaning
Golf Course
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
38
Price range
US$60 - US$202 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Ohio > Port Clinton
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
38
Price range
US$60 - US$202 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Ohio > Port Clinton
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Traveller (61)
Room & Suite (32)
Dining (1)
Pool & Beach (1)
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Questions & Answers
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Emily V
6 June 2017|
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Response from DElea60785 | Reviewed this property |
Jet Express is right across the street. Miller Ferry is several miles east at the tip of Catawba.
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Nettie M
18 May 2017|
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Response from JanandCaptainRob | Reviewed this property |
Good for you Nettie
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Jonnie333
20 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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"It Takes a little while for hot water to reach the 3rd floor, but the views are very good."
X5136MRjohnp
14 Nov 2018
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"don't stay save your money a motel would be a nicer stay"
eaker2018
7 Oct 2018
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"We were on street side, more noise."
bokhartsmith
26 Aug 2018
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"We had the Al Capone King Corner Suite on the third floor. Great view!"
milazzom
15 Jul 2018
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