Destination guide

The waterfront setting of Decatur Island is ready to explore

The island views and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Decatur Island. Renowned for its hiking, boating and camping, this city welcomes all visitors. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Decatur Island

Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Decatur Island a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lopez Island Golf Club (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Mt. Constitution (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Orcas Island Golf Course (12.8 mi / 20.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Decatur Island

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Decatur Island is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Spencer Spit State Park (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Washington Park (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Odlin County Park (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Iceberg Point (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Shark Reef Park (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Obstruction Pass State Park (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Decatur Island

Fly into Lopez Island, WA (LPS), the closest airport, located 6.1 mi (9.8 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Friday Harbor, WA (FBS-Friday Harbor Sea Plane Base), which is 9.8 mi (15.8 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Decatur Island?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 244 holiday lettings around Decatur Island. From 144 houses to 33 cabins, 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 destinations to visit in Decatur Island?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Decatur Island. From travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Canada: 30,108 holiday homes
  • Canadian Rockies: 10,943 holiday homes
  • Mount Vernon: 178 holiday homes
  • Lopez Island: 57 holiday homes
  • British Columbia: 10,252 holiday homes offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Decatur Island! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Decatur Island?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Decatur Island with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Mount Vernon: 178 holiday lettings
  • Lopez Island: 57 holiday lettings
  • Friday Harbor: 186 holiday lettings
  • Bellingham: 290 holiday lettings
  • Oak Harbor: 380 holiday lettings

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Decatur Island?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Decatur Island are:

  • Friday Harbor Seaplane Base (FBS): 478 self catering accommodations
  • Waldron Island, WA (WDN): 505 self catering accommodations
  • Lopez Island Airport (LPS): 522 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in Decatur Island? offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Decatur Island. From travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Shark Reef Park: 530 holiday rentals
  • Island County Historical Society: 540 holiday rentals
  • Windjammer Park: 471 holiday rentals
  • Dugualla State Park: 390 holiday rentals
  • San Juan Historical Society and Museum: 474 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Decatur Island listed on where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.