Deposit and Payment Terms
A 50% deposit is required for all reservations of 3 nights and longer. The balance is due upon arrival.
A 100% deposit is required for all stays less than 3 nights. Visa/MC/Discover, Cash, and Travelers Checks are all accepted. Room rates do not include applicable taxes. All deposits and payments are due in U.S. Funds only. We cannot accept personal checks as payment upon arrival. Rates are based on single or double occupancy and are subject to change without notice.
Your deposit will be refunded if you cancel your reservation more than 21 days in advance of your scheduled arrival date, less a cancellation fee of 15% of your total stay.
Cancellations within 21 days of your scheduled arrival date receive no refund. Cancellations within 48 hours of your arrival date require payment for your entire stay.
There will be no exceptions to the cancellation policies for any reason such as but not limited to medical or family emergencies, inclement weather, missed or cancelled flights or ferry reservation.
We highly recommend purchasing trip cancellation insurance available from any agency or online at
A minimum of 2 nights are usually required for all avanced bookings.
Weekends during peak season (Friday and/or Saturday Nights) require a 4 night minimum stay.
Special minimum stays are required for holidays such as Memorial Day, Labor Day, Carnival, July 4th, Columbus Day, Woman’s Week. Please contact us for details.
Arrival and Departures
Check-in time is from 2 PM. Please contact us to make arrangements for arrivals after 6 PM. Check-out time for guests (including cars) is at 11am.
The fireplaces are not available for use in the rooms between June 15th to September 15th.
Additional cleaning required beyond normal house keeping due to, but not limited to, wine stains, make-up stains, lubricant stains, etc on any linens, bedding or carpetting will be billed at a minimum charge of $50.00 plus any additional services needed. Dark face towels are provided in each room for these messier jobs, and are excluded from the $50.00 charge.
For your own safety and comfort, smoking is not permitted anywhere on property. Additionally, candles and other sources of open flame are not permitted in the guestrooms. Any guest violating the non-smoking or open flame policy will be billed an additional $500.00 for clean up costs to the room.
Regrettably, we do not accept children under the age of 16.
Although we understand how hard it is to leave your loved ones behind, the WHITE PORCH INN cannot accommodate any pets. If you are traveling with pets we would be happy to refer you to our local pet resort at
Limited parking is available on a first come, first serve basis, and must be reserved at time of booking.
A charge of $10.00 per night will be added to your booking, and will be reflected on your confirmation. One small or mid sized car is permitted per room. No Large trucks or SUV's as parking is tight and tandem. Alternatives to parking at the inn include public and private lots at both ends of Johnson Street.
There is no refund for cancelled parking if you retain your room reservation.