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Kingfish Inn -- Orcas Island Suites with Waterviews

Kingfish Inn, a charming and intimate inn.  All rooms with water views.  A minute from West Sound.
Very good
106 reviews
Kingfish Inn, a charming and intimate inn.  All rooms with water views.  A minute from West Sound.
Kingfish1 Alder.  Hand plaster walls lend warmth to this room (upstairs with private deck)
Kingfish1 Alder.  Comfortable seating and glorious views.
Kingfish1 Alder. Private covered deck with forever views.
Kingfish4: Spruce-Only Suite on 1st floor.  It has a wall of windows and private deck.
Kingfish4 Spruce: Sea views from bed. small kitchenette with microwave, fridge and bar sink.
Kingfish4 Spruce: Views of Marina and islands beyond from room and private deck.
All Suites: snacking items, fruits & power bars to start your morning, other snacks.
All Suites: planning a special celebration.  Call with budget for personalized packages.
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Studio , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Orcas, Orcas Island, San Juan Islands, Washington
At the junction of two designated scenic byways, our Kingfish Inn is a treasured Orcas Island secret. It is just steps away from the sparkling waters of West Sound and a leisurely stroll from the bucolic Verdant farmlands of Crow Valley.

Our alluring heritage inn started in a historic 1902 clear fir framed building is a gem. The Intimate Inn, with only four suites each uniquely furnished, offers gracious country comfort. It is furnished with comfort in mind, not at all pretentious, yet undeniably elegant. Our cozy Inn is the personification of Orcas Island, the most varied and diverse of the islands in San Juan County, Pacific Northwest Washington.

Each of our guest suitess are furnished in our signature style that assures gracious country comfort. We work hard to achieve this seemingly effortless look that is not all preten...
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Listing #FKN8664564
About the Owner
Richard and Nanae F
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:75%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
Having operated Dream Cottages on Orcas Island for many years, we appreciate our guests desire for a more romantic and private lodging experience. We strive to provide that cozy and intimate, yet comfortable space for our Inn guests. Our Inn-Keeper does a complete prior to check-in walk through and leaves a card with your name on the door and keys in door for guests to check themselves in. Check in is at 4:00p.m.; check out at 11:00 a.m. We respect your privacy and unless asked, no one enters your space while you are here. Lie in bed all day with a good book or just sit still looking at the ever changing views from your window. ​ *Housekeeping is provided every 3rd day of your stay. More frequent cleans by prior arrangement.
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Although the Westbound restaurant on the bottom floor was not open, staff had left abundant treats for breakfast, the bed was comfortable and the room cozy and well appointed. Check in was a breeze and all contact with staff was lovely. Would highly recommend.

Thank Ginny681
Management response:Responded yesterday

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. The restaurant was taking a break this year but will be open and wonderful next season. We like to be more than a place to sleep and and are happy when guests agree.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved the out-of-the-way location, the view of the bay, and the charming room with balcony. Unfortunately, the onsite café was closed for the season; having it would have made breakfast and lunch easier. Our room was spacious and exactly what we would want from...More

Thank thompson38104
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. After years of operating All Dream Cottages, we discovered that our guests appreciated their privacy. We do not enter your vacation unless asked. However, we are on island and available and glad that...More

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Reviewed 30 May 2018

The inn is just 10 minutes from Eastbound, where most restaurants are located, and just 8 minutes from Deer Harbor where we booked whale watching and kayak excursions. The Madrona room had a view of the harbor, was clean, and well-stocked...We especially appreciated the coffee,...More

Thank Christine S
Management response:Responded 2 June 2018

Thank you. Since operating All Dream Cottages, we have learned that our guests appreciate the privacy and the option to sleep in. Having said that, we are just a phone call away.

  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Internet Access
  • Parking
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Our accommodations operate under strict San Juan County rental permits. We ask that you limit use to the maximum number of persons specified in your rental agreement. ​ We ask for...
    1 Shower
    1 Queen
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night
Default 2 nights
15 Jun 2018 -
29 Sep 2018
Summer 2018
3 nights
30 Sep 2018 -
27 Oct 2018
Fall Dream
3 nights
28 Oct 2018 -
31 Dec 2018
Quiet Holidays
2 nights
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to New Zealand Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
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About the neighbourhood
Orcas Island, located between the U.S. Washington State mainland and British Columbia's Vancouver Island (Canada), is considered to be the most spectacular of the San Juan Islands.

Rural in nature with a shape that creates more waterfront than most islands. You will be driving down valleys up hills and down to the water in minutes. Views are ever changing but always beautiful. Kingfish Inn is on the corner of Crow Valley and Deer Harbor Roads--both designated scenic byways. Water and the verdant valley are both minutes away.
Getting around
The odd and shape and the ever-changing topography of Orcas Island makes it difficult to navigate without a car. T

he island is 54 square miles BIG, and rather than circular, roads branch out in fingers with hamlets, villages and artists communities at the end of each (all with their own unique character).

Guests can bring a car on the ferry or if coming on island by plane. . . have a car waiting for you at the airport, or in the case of Spruce Suite at Kingfish Inn, waiting for you at the dock as you fly into the waters of West Sound via Kenmore's float plane.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Eastsound: 12.0 km
Ferry: Orcas: 6.0 km
Most guests arrive on island via the Washington Ferries departing from Anacortes. The ferries carry both car and foot passengers and the trip to Orcas Island scenic. For those looking for an adventure, we recommend Kenmore airline's float planes that leaves from Lake Union in Seattle and land right in front of Kingfish Inn on the waters of West Sound.
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