Where to stay around Bellingham?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 293 holiday lettings near Bellingham. From 145 Houses to 23 Cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Bellingham is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Bellingham?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Bellingham. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Shuksan Golf Club: 356 holiday lettings
  • Bellingham Station: 458 holiday lettings
  • Bellingham Cruise Terminal: 460 holiday lettings
  • Lake Padden Park: 275 holiday lettings
  • North Bellingham Golf Course: 301 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Bellingham listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Bellingham?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 145 Houses in Bellingham. Our other popular types of Bellingham holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 23 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 23 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 11 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Farmhouses and more.

Can I rent mountain rentals in Bellingham?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 106 mountain rentals in Bellingham. You have also many other possibilities in Bellingham area, including:

  • Waterfront rentals: 94 holiday rentals
  • Beach rentals: 78 holiday rentals
  • Downtown rentals: 25 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Bellingham?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 47 holiday homes with pool available in Bellingham. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a Holiday Rental Apartment in Bellingham, USA, Your Home Away From Home

    The town of Bellingham is located in the very far north-western corner of the state of Washington. This is in the north-west of the United States of America and between the cities of Vancouver and Seattle. If you choose to spend your holidays in Bellingham, you will be in the perfect part of the world in which to explore the cultures of two countries: both the US and Canada; plus there are plenty of activities to indulge in whilst in the area. You will also find that this is an exceptionally beautiful part of North America, with unspoilt wilderness and breathtaking mountains all within a very short drive of the town. Why not consider staying in self catering accommodation in Bellingham if you are keen to experience life from a local perspective. Being in the US, you can bet your bottom dollar that all properties will be decorated and furnished to a very high standard.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Bellingham, USA

    You really will be spoilt for choice when it comes to the number of activities available to you on your holidays in Bellingham. For a start, the countryside will be beckoning to you and the best way to make the most of these rural environs is to enjoy nature walks, full hiking tours, cycling and even horse riding excursions. There are also lakes and rivers where you might like to try your hand at canoeing, kayaking, or for the real adrenaline-junkies, white-water rafting. The coast will be perfect for water-based activities such as swimming, sailing and wind surfing.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Bellingham, USA

    Before you even think about travelling further afield, there are a few popular tourist attractions within the town of Bellingham for you to visit. These include The American Museum of Radio and Electricity, The Bellingham Railway Museum and The Whatcom Museum of History and Art. The Whatcom Falls Park is an idyllic natural attraction and is very close to the town; and there is even a well-equipped winter skiing resort located a mere 50 km east of Bellingham – The Mount Baker Ski Area. Suggestions further afield include the cities of Victoria and Vancouver, across the border in British Colombia, Canada, and the fabulous city of Seattle which is just a couple of hours’ drive south of Bellingham.

    Weather in Bellingham, USA

    Visitors on their holidays in Bellingham can expect a typically cool oceanic climate. In fact, the weather here is very similar to what you would expect to see in the west of Great Britain. Average temperatures during the summer will rise to a very pleasant 22 degrees Celsius. In winter, they will tend to hit around 8 degrees. Rainfall is very high in this part of the US – hence the comparison with the UK – and there are around 36 inches of precipitation per year. Light snowfalls can be expected occasionally during the winter.

    Travel to Bellingham, USA

    For a direct flight to and from the UK, the closest airport to the self catering accommodation in Bellingham will be Seattle-Tacoma International (SEA). British Airways operates a direct service from London Heathrow (LHR). It is advisable to arrange to collect a hired car from the airport for your onward drive upstate.

    Sightseeing in and around Bellingham

    Are you looking for attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Bellingham has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Marine Life Center (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
    • Lake Padden Golf Course (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
    • North Bellingham Golf Course (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
    • Shuksan Golf Club (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
    • Grandview Golf Course (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
    • Homestead Golf & Country Club (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Bellingham

    Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Bellingham. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Sehome Hill Arboretum (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
    • Whatcom Falls Park (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
    • Bloedel Donovan Park (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
    • Fairhaven Park (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
    • Lake Padden Park (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
    • Samish Park (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)