Take a step back in time with a visit to the charming Bishop Victorian Hotel in Port Townsend, Washington. The beautifully appointed Victorian hotel exudes the grace and charm of a bygone era with a rich history dating back to 1891 and offers the perfect retreat for a romantic escape or a special family gathering.
Just a short stroll away from the town's bustling Water Street, the inviting three-story brick building is ideally placed in the heart of the downtown district for exploring all that Port Townsend has to offer, from boutique clothing stores and eclectic art galleries to fine dining restaurants and buzzing bars.
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1.Rooms & Suites
The Bishop Victorian Hotel features exquisite accommodations in the form of the queen, king and family suites. Suites vary in size and layout to cater for various tastes and needs, however, all suites feature private bathrooms with enclosed showers and soaking tubs, plush towels and deluxe bath products, and modern amenities such as HDTVs, DVD players, kitchenettes with microwaves, fridges and coffeemakers, and complimentary wireless Internet. Additional amenities in every suite include hairdryers, irons and ironing boards, and telephones with free local calls.
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2.More Accommodation Options
Queen Suites are situated on the second and third floors of the hotel and feature queen-size beds in luxurious linens, cozy comforters and a choice of pillows, and private bathrooms with walk-in showers and soaking tubs, plush towels and deluxe bath products. These suites also have spacious sitting rooms with fireplaces, kitchenettes with mini-fridges, microwaves and coffeemakers, and a full-size sleeper sofa for extra guests.
King Suites can be found on the second floor of the hotel and offer more space than the queen suites. These beautifully appointed suites feature king-size beds dressed in luxurious linens, down comforters and a choice of pillows, and private bathrooms with walk-in showers and soaking tubs, plush towels and deluxe bath products. These suites also have spacious sitting rooms with fireplaces, kitchenettes with mini-fridges, microwaves and coffeemakers, and a full-size sleeper sofa for extra guests., as well as dining area with dining table and chairs for up to six guests.
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The Grand Lobby of the hotel is beautifully decorated in the decorative style of William Morris, complete with antiques and period lighting and offers an elegant place to relax with a book in front of the crackling fire.
Guests of the hotel have complimentary access to the Port Townsend Athletic Club, which is next door to the hotel and offers a full range of state-of-the-art gym equipment, as well as professional exercise classes, modern shower facilities and free towels.
The Bishop Victorian Hotel is home to award-winning Victorian Gardens that are tucked away at the back of the building and offer a tranquil escape from the hustle and bustle of the busy port town. The exquisitely manicured gardens feature winding walkways through colorful gardens, an arbor and lovely gazebo and benches and Adirondack chairs dotted about, offering quiet places to relax and reflect.
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Located on the Grand Lobby level of the Bishop Victorian Hotel, Izadora's Day Spa and Salon is an exclusive spa and salon that caters to guests' personal needs. The upscale spa offers a serene setting in which to enjoy a range of pampering and indulgent spa and salon services, including massage therapies, body treatments, facial enhancements and skin care, manicures, pedicures and more. The Spa also has a unique boutique that sells a range of gifts and accessories, including jewelry and handbags.
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5.Weddings & Meetings
The Bishop Victorian Hotel offers an outstanding range of flexible function space and amenities for various types of events such as conferences, meetings, celebrations, and weddings. Meeting rooms range from the Olympic Room, a private boardroom that can seat between six and 12 guests to The Vancouver Room, a larger conference room that can accommodate up to 30 delegates in a variety of seating styles. In the warmer summer months, the Victorian Gardens can be used as a lovely outdoor setting.
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6.Plan This Vacation
Port Townsend is a wonderful little seaside town and offers a variety of fun things to see and do from maritime pursuits to cultural and historical outings and excellent dining. Located within close proximity to the famed Olympic National Park and the Fort Worden State Park, outdoor and recreational activities are endless, with hiking, mountain biking, kayaking, fishing and climbing just some on the menu. If you prefer something a little less strenuous, Port Townsend and the surrounding region has a plethora of museums, art galleries, architecture treasures and antique stores to explore, as well as excellent shopping and fine dining.
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714 Washington Street, Port Townsend, Washington 98368, Phone: 800-824-4738
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The Bishop Victorian Hotel in Port Townsend, Washington