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Hotel Bellwether

3.5 of 5 1 Bellwether Way, Bellingham, WA 98225
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Seattle, Washington
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed our stay at this luxury hotel. We were greeted by David at the desk and he went above and beyond to help us enjoy our 10 year Anniversary. The executive waterside had a gorgeous view from the room balcony and even from the bed. Not quite as well as I hoped from the tub, but not a... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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6 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our stay here even though the weather was poor in the off season (as expected, we were in town to visit friends). The view of the bay was excellent. We enjoyed the spacious room, balcony and kitchenette. The room was very clean and comfortable. I would not hesitate to stay there again. No warnings to note. They... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have stayed at the Bellwether before and came back for more luxury. The rooms are very well furnished and quiet. The staff are pleasant and while we didn't eat in the restaurant the service in the bar was very attentive and the food was great. This is not a cheap hotel but the location and service are worth paying... More 

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Big Bear City, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This place is nice. No doubt about it. Good size room, Good size bathroom with a jetted oval tub and a separate shower. Tub has shuttered window into the room. Bed is very comfortable, gas fireplace in the room. Restaurant view is beautiful. Lobby is nice. But - Shutters in bath do not stay closed - no privacy in bathroom... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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12 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stayed over the 3 days of Christmas and had a fabulous break. The hotel exceeded our expectations and we will revisit. Our room overlooked the bay and was spacious with everything we could need. There was a fridge in the room which was a bonus for chilling drinks and to keep little treats we had taken with us for the... More 

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New York
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15 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Rooms are terrific, with private gas fireplace and nice finishes. Bed very comfortable and bathroom luxurious. Parking convenient 1 floor below lobby level with gated entrance, service excellent with on site restaurant. Used the business services computer and printer successfully. Nice to come 'home' to. Shortcomings are 1) fitness is in a different building and kind of small, 2) Loud... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

This hotel is one of the best in the entire area. I will admit that the room rate is a little high but it is well worth it! If you travel on business, this hotel has very good beds, the rooms are quite and spacious, restaurant and bar on site and if you don't like the menu, there are 3... More 

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Carlee S, Front Office Manager at Hotel Bellwether, responded to this review

Dear Jerry F, Thank you for your glowing review of the Hotel Bellwether! Our location overlooking Bellingham Bay boasts some of the best views in town, and I am so happy you were able to enjoy a water view room. I am looking forward to welcoming you back! For reservations, please contact our friendly front desk staff at 360-392-3100 24... More 

Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

I tagged along with a work trip for my husband. Bellingham is a nice small town with many interesting places to see. Hotel Bellwether is arguably the nicest place in the area to stay. Right by the water, we were able to book an Orca watch boat trip, and not disappointed. The rooms are comfortable. Jacuzzi tub, wet bar, and... More 

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Carlee S, Front Office Manager at Hotel Bellwether, responded to this review

Dear novacamp, Thank you for your detailed review of your stay with us. I am so happy you were able to enjoy all of our amenities that truly make the Hotel Bellwether the ultimate destination in the Pacific Northwest. I can't wait to welcome you back! Kindly, Carlee Sanders Front Office Manager More 

Lake Forest, Illinois
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131 reviews 131 reviews
18 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Beautiful hotel overlooking Bellingham Harbor. Rooms are large and comfortable but the designer did not pay attention to the details which truly make a hotel stand out from the crowd such as room lighting which is lacking. Strangely, in our room there was no light at all in the shower or over the toilet. Staff was attentive and there are... More 

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Carlee S, Front Office Manager at Hotel Bellwether, responded to this review

Dear Fastsailor, Thank you for your candid review of your most recent stay with us. I am happy to see you were comfortable in our spacious rooms. I would like to apologize for the lack of adequate lighting in your room. I have forwarded your comments to appropriate departments. I hope to welcome you back soon! Please feel free to... More 

Vancouver, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

A beautiful place to relax and and be refreshed. Great staff that really cared, and good service. This Hotel was handy to home, though it felt like we were miles away. We look forward to our next get away there.

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1Bellwether, Front Office Manager at Hotel Bellwether, responded to this review

To chattyk2014, Thank you for taking a moment to write us this simple and sweet review. We strive to provide an excellent and unique stay for all of our guests, and it seems you were able to experience this. For your next stay, you can book with our friendly front desk staff at 360.392.3100 or 1.877.411.1200. We hope to welcome... More 

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Address: 1 Bellwether Way, Bellingham, WA 98225
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Location: United States > Washington > Bellingham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Bellwether 3.5*
Number of rooms: 66
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Also Known As:
Bellwether Hotel Bellingham
Hotel Style:
#2 Business Hotel in Bellingham
#5 Family Hotel in Bellingham
#8 Romantic Hotel in Bellingham

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