Destination guide

Explore the picturesque setting in Birch Bay

Enjoy the architecture and other features of Birch Bay. This city's bird watching, seaside and boating draw many visitors. 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 Birch Bay

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Birch Bay a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Birch Bay Waterslides (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Semiahmoo Golf & Country Club (2.6 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Loomis Trail Golf Club (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Grandview Golf Course (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Domaine de Chaberton Estate Winery (9.2 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Township 7 Vinyards and Winery (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Birch Bay

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Birch Bay is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Birch Bay State Park (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Sardis Raptor Center (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Peace Arch State Park (5.4 mi / 8.8 km)
  • White Rock Beach (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Hovander Homestead Park (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Sucia Island (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Birch Bay

The nearest airport is in Bellingham, WA (BLI-Bellingham Intl.), located 13.6 mi (21.8 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Eastsound, WA (ESD-Orcas Island), which is 16.3 mi (26.3 km) away.

Where to stay around Birch Bay?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 155 holiday lettings near Birch Bay. From 44 Houses to 13 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 Birch Bay is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Birch Bay State Park: 399 holiday lettings
  • Birch Bay Waterslides: 335 holiday lettings
  • Guilford Town Centre: 1,315 holiday lettings
  • White Rock Beach: 389 holiday lettings
  • North Bellingham Golf Course: 329 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Birch Bay 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 Birch Bay?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 44 Houses in Birch Bay. Our other popular types of Birch Bay holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 13 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 13 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 13 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Birch Bay?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 83 holiday homes with pool available in Birch Bay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.