Destination guide

Travel to scenic Bow

The mountains, island views and parks display a scene truly unique to Bow. Well known for its horse riding, hiking and casino gaming, this scenic city won't disappoint. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Bow

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Bow has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Tulip Valley Winery (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Lake Padden Golf Course (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Marine Life Center (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
  • Eagle Haven Winery (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • North Bellingham Golf Course (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)
  • Shuksan Golf Club (19.3 mi / 31.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Bow

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Bow is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Clayton Beach (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Bay View State Park (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Larrabee State Park (6.2 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Samish Park (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Cap Sante Park (8.2 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Lake Padden Park (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Bow

The nearest airport is in Bellingham, WA (BLI-Bellingham Intl.), located 16.2 mi (26.1 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Rosario, WA (RSJ-Rosario Seaplane Base), which is 20.3 mi (32.7 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Bow?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 890 holiday lettings around Bow. From 541 houses to 104 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Bow? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Bow. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Samish Bay Cheese / Rootabaga Country Farm: 269 holiday lettings
  • Bow Lake Watersports: 242 holiday lettings
  • Clayton Beach: 358 holiday lettings
  • Samish Park: 253 holiday lettings
  • Obstruction Pass State Park: 588 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Bow listed on 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 Bow?

Yes, of course. offers 541 Houses in Bow. Our other popular types of Bow holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 104 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 122 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 122 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Bow?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 105 holiday homes with pool available in Bow. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.