Recommendations for Where to Stay in Bellingham & Whatcom County

Hotels & Other Accommodations in and near Bellingham Washington

Bellingham and all of Whatcom County is a wonderful place to visit, offering a variety and quality of activities and attractions that will have you returning again and again. The city of Bellingham offers wonderful parks, fine museums, arts and culture offerings, and wonderful restaurants. Nearby areas to explore during your visit include Mt. Baker, Blaine, Birch Bay, and Lynden.

Here are my recommendations for hotels and lodging in the city of Bellingham, Washington, including the surrounding region.

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    Hotel Bellwether in Bellingham, Washington © Angela M. Brown
    Hotel Bellwether in Bellingham, Washington. Hotel Bellwether on Bellingham Bay

    Small but grand, the Hotel Bellwether offers water views, massaging bathtubs, high-end linens, and a bistro and lounge. On the waterfront and within walking distance of several other restaurants and a park, the location is ideal for a romantic getaway.
    One Bellwether Way
    Bellingham, Washington 98225
    (877) 411-1200

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    The Chrysalis Inn & Spa is located on Bellingham's waterfront and offers a day spa and a wine bar, in addition to cozy, upscale rooms. A wonderful choice for a romantic escape or a girlfriends' getaway.
    804 10th Street
    Bellingham, WA 98225
    (888) 808-0005
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    Semiahmoo is a full-service resort located in Blaine, Washington. In addition to fine visitor accommodations, Semiahmoo is known for its two world-class golf courses and its fabulous spa.
    9565 Semiahmoo Parkway
    Blaine, WA 98230
    800-770-7992
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    Modern rooms with comfortable workspace, full hot breakfasts, and convenient freeway and airport access make this Bellingham Hampton Inn a great choice for business travelers.
    3985 Bennett Drive
    Bellingham, WA 98225
    360 676 7700
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    This Ferndale hotel and casino offers a number of high quality amenities to make your stay an experience to remember, including the world-class Steak House at Silver Reef, a spa, and an indoor pool and fitness center.
    4876 Haxton Way
    Ferndale, WA 98248
    360 383 0777
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    Kale House Bed & Breakfast

    Kale House Bed & Breakfast
    Kale House Bed & Breakfast. © Angela M. Brown
    Located in the charming farm town of Everson, the Kale House Bed & Breakfast has clean and cozy rooms and artfully-decorated common areas.
    201 Kale Street
    Everson, Washington 98247
    (360) 966-7027
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    This web site provides information about the many rental vacation homes available near Mt. Baker.
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    Nestled in the woods above Lake Whatcom, South Bay has five lakeview rooms with private baths, whirlpool tubs for two, gas fireplaces, ironed linens, down comforters and comfortable furnishings. Breakfast combines local products and good health.
    4095 South Bay Drive
    Lake Whatcom
    Sedro-Woolley, WA 98284
    (877) 595-2086