Port Towsend is rich in art, history and natural beauty. Watch for whales; walk the thirteen miles of pristine beach or the trails at Fort Worden, the state park where "An Officer and a Gentleman" was filmed; attend the Blues and Jazz Festivals; visit art galleries and attend the Gallery Walk; shop at unusual stores with one-of-a-kind merchandise; kayak; sail;
visit the Historical Museum with its jail in the basement; and take a walking tour of historical houses.
This classic three story brick building was built by a retired sea captain in 1889 for $28,000.00. Built in the Richardson Romanesque style, the building's arched windows appear to extend for two stories. The ceilings are fourteen feet high, and the windows are twelve feet high. The rooms range from a Continental which share a bath in the hall to a suite with a living room, bedroom and kitchen. Most of the rooms have small refrigerators and microwaves (with popcorn), all have coffe/tea service, and color, cable TV. There are two smoking rooms, 14 non smoking rooms, and pets are welcome for $10.00/pet/day.
Each room is uniquely decorated in the same manner it was at the turn of the last century and furnished with antiques. Beds range from twin to king in size, one room has an old fashioned jacuzzi tub, the continental bath has a six foot claw foot tub (we supply the bubble bath) and an oversized, stall shower, several of the rooms have a waterview, there is one working wood stove, all the rooms are more spacious than average with lots of natural light, and all have color, cable TV.
There is a Conference Room, an outlet and phone line for a modem on the second floor in the sitting area, a fax/copy machine in the office, and a guest laundry (non coin-op) available from 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
The continental breakfast is served to the room. Massage is available with an appointment.
There are 59 stairs between the ground floor and the third floor, and no elevator.
Call 1-800-962-0741. Rates range off season from $39.00 - $129.00 plus tax.
1-800-962-0741 between 9:00 a.m. and 9:00 - 10:00 p.m. Pacific time
As you enter Port Townsend, you will be on Water Street. Pass the ferry dock at the light on your right and continue one block. The Palace Hotel will be on your left on the corner of Tyler Street. To get to the private parking, take a left on Tyler and a left behind the building. The entrance is in the front.
2 FOR 1 Sunday through Thursday through April 30, 2000.
T.G.I.F. 25% off a Friday night stay through April 30, 2000. CELEBRATE THE WEEKEND with $25.00 off a Friday and Saturday night stay. MEETINGS WITHOUT INTERRUPTIONS at a fraction of the cost. Rent a minimum of four rooms and get the Conference Room for free. Sunday through Thursday the rooms for those attending a meeting cost $45.00 - $65.00.