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  • Excellent5%
  • Very good10%
  • Average35%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible30%
  • 18 May 2017
    “Welcome to the "Bates Motel"”
  • 5 Apr 2017
    “Bartender is the best”
405 S Main St, Coupeville, Whidbey Island, WA 98239-3537 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Babysitting
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Reviewed 18 May 2017

One night's stay at this place and you will know how terrified the patrons of the Bates Motel were. We stayed here 2 nights, because unfortunately we had a family member in the hospital nearby. I would suggest leaving a light on or the TV...More

1  Thank dansonman22
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

This place is a cool dive on the island. We don't go for the food. We go because the regulars are great, and this bar has the best bartender. Ashlee is hysterically funny. Has the best personality ever. Every time we're on island we go...More

1  Thank Nelly G
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Very clean room, but could not control the temperature. It was chilly outside, but we were sweating inside the room. The thermostat was broken. This room was not worth the $90 it cost. No bathtub, only a shower and no other amenities. The TV signal...More

Thank Elizabeth8978
Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

If the restaurant is busy, prepare yourself for a crash course in poor customer service. At least one member of the staff appeared to be sympathetic. Essentially a basic diner menu and general diner atmosphere - with a bar area adjacent to the restaurant. I...More

4  Thank mtonk077
Reviewed 28 September 2015

The rooms here are basic. Comfortable bed, white linens that are fairly plush and soft, flat screen TV. There is no refrigerator, no coffee pot and shower only. I recommend asking for a room on the ends so there is little noise from other tenants....More

1  Thank princess2049
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About
Food & drink at the hotel
Tyee Motel & Restaurant
63 reviews
Cuisines: American
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
Babysitting
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
US$54 - US$79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Washington > Whidbey Island > Coupeville
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
US$54 - US$79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Washington > Whidbey Island > Coupeville
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"Again, ask for a room on either end of the row for less "next door" noise."
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"to choose a good room at The Tyee Motel, go ANY PLACE ELSE!!!"
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"they say they have WiFI but the signal isn't strong enough to reach the rooms"
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"offers WiFi but the signal is soo weak, it doesn't reach the rooms you have to be in restaurant to use..."
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