Where to stay around Friday Harbor?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 343 holiday lettings near Friday Harbor. From 213 houses to 27 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 Friday Harbor is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Friday Harbor?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Friday Harbor:

  • Downtown: 353 holiday homes
  • Westbay Marine Village: 22 holiday homes
  • James Bay: 351 holiday homes
  • James Bay: 373 holiday homes
  • Broadmead: 22 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

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

  • Cattle Point: 540 holiday lettings
  • Lime Kiln Point State Park: 444 holiday lettings
  • Whale Museum: 489 holiday lettings
  • San Juan Historical Society and Museum: 486 holiday lettings
  • San Juan Golf & Country Club: 486 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Friday Harbor 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 Friday Harbor?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 213 houses in Friday Harbor. Our other popular types of Friday Harbor holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 27 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 26 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 25 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Friday Harbor?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 26 holiday homes with pool available in Friday Harbor. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make A Holiday Rental House in Friday Harbor, USA, Your Home Away From Home

    The small town of Friday Harbor is the main settlement on San Juan Island, which is just off the coast of the mainland of Washington state, in the far north-west of The United States of America. According to the last census in 2010, the population of the town was just over 2,000 inhabitants. People choose to take their holidays in Friday Harbor due to the fact that this really is a beautiful part of America, one that is also within very close proximity to the cosmopolitan city of Seattle. The self catering accommodation in Friday Harbor is guaranteed to be of a very high standard and will provide you with the ideal base in which to come and go as you please.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Friday Harbor, USA

    The main activities, on your holidays in Friday Harbor, are likely to revolve around the attractive beaches that can be found in this part of Washington state. These include the likes of swimming, snorkelling, scuba diving, sailing, windsurfing, parasailing, surfing and deep-sea fishing. On drier land, why not consider activities such as cycling (bikes are available to hire on the island) and mountain biking, walking and hiking, horse riding, tennis, golf, jogging and kayaking and canoeing.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Friday Harbor, USA

    You have some scenic and quaint fishing villages to explore along the coast of San Juan Island, but for a far greater choice in the way of places to visit on your holidays in Friday Harbor, it is strongly recommended that you head to the large city of Seattle. Washington’s largest metropolis can be reached by sea plane from Friday Harbor to Lake Union Seaplane Terminal in Seattle, or you can take a regular ferry crossing to Anacortes and drive from here. The main attraction to visit in Seattle is The Space Needle which is a prominent landmark that can be seen across much of the central area. There are also museums, shops and restaurants and cafés galore for you to enjoy within the city, too.

    Weather in Friday Harbor, USA

    Your holidays in Friday Harbor will be spent in a climate that can best be described as maritime in nature. This means that it tends to be milder here, than on the mainland. Temperatures do not tend to be quite as extreme on San Juan Island, with averages in summer of around 22 degrees Celsius and in the winter this is around 2 degrees. Do take an umbrella with you, at any time of the year, as precipitation is evenly spread across the 12 months, with a total of 28 inches falling.

    Travel to Friday Harbor, USA

    The best airport for your holidays in Friday Harbor will be Seattle Tacoma International (SEA). This airport has a direct service to the UK which is operated through British Airways, from London Heathrow (LHR). You would then need to arrange a transfer to San Juan Island and this can be via seaplane or a ferry service from Anacortes to Friday Harbor.

    Activities and attractions in Friday Harbor

    Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in town? Travellers enjoy fun activities like whale watching, kayaking and hiking. Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Friday Harbor a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Lopez Island Golf Club (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
    • Henderson Park Golf Club (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
    • Orcas Island Golf Course (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
    • Victoria Golf Club (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
    • Cordova Bay Golf Course (13.8 mi / 22.3 km)
    • Crystal Pool and Fitness Centre (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Friday Harbor

    Travellers enjoy Friday Harbor for its island views and seaside. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Friday Harbor. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Butchart Gardens (18.2 mi / 29.4 km)
    • San Juan Island (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
    • Lime Kiln Point State Park (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
    • San Juan County Park (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
    • San Juan Island National Historic Park (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
    • Reuben Tarte Memorial Park (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)