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Idle-a-While Motel

505 N. Hwy 20 PO Box 667, Twisp, WA 98856 See on map
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed
2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

friendly service nice room decent bed but unfortantely have a very poor door locking on its own system so you can't get back in the room they say 1100am and it happens well before eleven so very rude!

Thank Ryan B
Reviewed 27 July 2018

Place has the look of a 50's motel, but very clean and appliances (refer, microwave, ac, cable tv) work. Grounds well kept, comfortable bed. John, new manager under new ownership, is exceptional in customer support. Motorcycle friendly, John even provides towels in the early am...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 2 August 2017

We had bugs flying on the ceiling. Moved to another room, same problem. We were given a refund but trying to find a last minute hotel room in Twisp or Winthrop on a summer weekend is impossible. Luckily a friends cabin was empty, but our...More

2  Thank Barbara L
Management response:Responded 28 September 2017

It is summertime. We have 13 units with full kitchens. For the remaining 12 (where guests don't want kitchens), we have coffee and pastry in the office every morning. I am the owner and in 30 years have only lost my temper with 1 group...More

Reviewed 24 July 2017

It was sunset and the owner who waited far too long for the reservation to arrive, let the last cottage go for us. Before I left the lobby, I noticed the pile of bike rags. " we really like bikers here." " Me too." The...More

1  Thank lloyd b
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

The Idle-A-While, as the name implies, is a tranquil place where one can spend a few days relaxing (or weeks like we dodo!). Stepping into the quaint cottages is like going back in time. In spite of the retro decor, the place is kept up;...More

Thank Lona H
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Top amenities
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Price range
USD 97 - USD 154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
USD 97 - USD 154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"Choose something away from the highway if you want to sleep with the windows open."
16 Nov. 2016
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"Some units are a bit farther from the road. (SR 20)"
1 Sep. 2015
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"Select rooms set to middle/back of the property. Busy Hwy 20 runs in front of the motel but quiet can be..."
15 Oct. 2014
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"The gal behind the desk mentioned she was giving us a room in the "quiet end" (closer to town..."
14 Nov. 2013
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