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Seattle
Reviewed 24 May 2012

The dinner as many others have said is really quite amazing and on par with many of the well known (and excellent) New York fine dining establishments in a much more casual and relaxed atmosphere. Our dinner was really just incredible, all the flavors and textures worked well together and some of the courses were totally unexpected (Venison Heart Ceviche)...

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Seattle
Reviewed 19 May 2012

We have been to a number of "foodie" restaurants and lodges over the past 2 years (Herb Farm/Barking Frong, Inn @ Langley) etc and the Willows Inn so far is our favorite. We stayed there 2 nights and in one of the cottages that the inn owns off property. There are a small number of rooms at the Inn itself,...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 19 May 2012

Willows Inn has smiling, friendly staff and well-maintained grounds. Stayed in the small "sunset" room above the lobby and stared out at the beautiful view of the Puget Sound. Pictures here: http://www.drawn2style.com/willows-inn/ Enjoyed an unforgettable meal at the restaurant, reviewed separately.

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1Thank JetsettingNY
Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 9 May 2012

We came here for New Yea'rs Eve, which is also our wedding anniversary. The dinner was out of this world amazing -- treat after treat with a beautiful presentation. It was a really special place to be on such an evening. Afterwards, they kept the bar open late for a champagne toast at midnight. The lobby bar is also well...

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 9 May 2012

Yes that is a bold statement! As a former Manhattanite (Cipriani, Le Bernadin, Jean Claude, Mr. Chow) and as a former L.A. resident (Spago, Matsuhisa, Mr. Chow), I have been to many eateries whom each make a claim to the top spot. However, Blaine Wetzel steals the cake and my blessing. The servings are abundant (16 snacks, appetizer, main dish...

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1Thank joemalibu
New York, NY
Reviewed 27 April 2012

We stayed at the Willows Inn on Lummi Island to eat at the restaurant, and it was a spectacular experience. The Inn has a great location, overlooking the water, and is very quaint. We stayed in the Sunrise room, which was an attic-like room in the main inn right up the stairs from the lobby. It was clean, decent-sized but...

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1Thank calypsogirl
Issaquah, WA.
Reviewed 16 April 2012

Our room was The Haven, which was remodeled this past winter. It is nicely done with a huge bathroom like none you have ever seen before. It has a fireplace and seating if you have quests for 4 people. The staff was more than happy to provide us with glasses for our champagne and even opened the champagne bottle for...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 27 March 2012

Our friends and we came to stay at The Willows and could not have had a more glorious experience. We were expertly guided from the moment we made our reservation until we checked out, but of course the dining experience was above all, to be recognized for an experience one cannot possibly put into words (though many have verbosely attempted...

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4Thank Isla D
Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 26 March 2012

We stayed at one of the suites located in a house a mile or two down the road. While the house was surrounded by beautiful views and decorated with nice furnishings, we found the $500/night price tag just not worth it given the lack of service, numerous problems we ran in to, and noise due to thin walls. We stayed...

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Seattle
Reviewed 22 March 2012

We just came back from a two day two dinner stay at the inn. The food has to be some of the finest and most imaginative we have ever had and that includes France and New York and other culinary centers. The staff is young but informed and friendly. The views are jaw dropping. We will definitely come again in...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Willows Inn on Lummi Island has become the Northwest's premiere destination for authentic farm to table dining. Come in and experience the culinary magic of our chef, Blaine Wetzel, and find out what eating from your landscape is all about. Savor wines from our extensive selection. Enjoy our elegantly comfortable accommodations. Drink in the views, watch whales, or relax with a cocktail by a blazing fire. Unplug, recharge and experience the Willows Inn--an authentic and affordable San Juan Islands adventure! Offering romantic beachside lodge rooms, cottage, and guest house accommodations and marine experiences. Organic food from Loganita Farm. A car ferry departs at least hourly for the five minute crossing to this scenic island retreat. Less than two hours from Seattle or Vancouver, BC. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Willows Inn

Address: 2579 W Shore Dr, Lummi Island, WA 98262-8667
Region: United States > Washington > San Juan Islands > Lummi Island
Price Range: $147 - $230 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
Also Known As:
Willows Hotel Lummi Island
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“Use the 3D virtual tour to get a sense of the room. Different rooms appeal to different people (e.g., families, groups, vs couples)”
  • Low Tide room with ocean view
 of 5 bubbles imcheng, 4 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Don't stay in the restaurant building. Kind of noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles uncle_albert5, 21 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The Heather has a great bed and fantastic large steam shower.”
 of 5 bubbles Writer/Director, 15 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The Cottage - it's view it stunning and the smells of dinner preparation are wonderful”
 of 5 bubbles JGrant22, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Plan ahead - the dining room fills up 2 weeks ahead and I think the rooms are even more difficult to book in the summer.”
 of 5 bubbles 344LisaT, 30 May 2016 | Read review
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