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BEST WESTERN PLUS Lakeway Inn

3.0 of 5 714 Lakeway Drive, Bellingham, WA 98226
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Sitka
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4 of 5 stars NEW

I have stayed at this hotel for the last 6 years. Indoor pool, hot tub and sauna are a plus, staff is very professional, Poppe's is a good lounge. It is close to Fred Meyer's. The lobby is updated. The rooms are quiet. The food is decent and the prices are reasonable.

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Dana W, Assistant General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Lakeway Inn, responded to this review

Kathleen- Thank you once again for staying with us and we love having you. What did you think of our new rooms? More good changes are to come next time you are with us. Stay tuned! Best, Mr. Dana Weber Assistant General Manager More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely hotel; friendly, helpful staff; comfortable beds; perfect location. What else could you want? The hotel is under renovation, but we were in a room that had already been updated, and it was great! The shower was wonderful, and the room was very quiet. We will return!

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Dana W, Assistant General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Lakeway Inn, responded to this review

Larry K- Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your most recent stay with us and we are glad you enjoyed it! We too are excited for the finished product which should be done in April 2015. We hope to see you again real soon! Best, Mr. Dana Weber Assistant General Manager More 

Woodinville, United States
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for 2 nights in February 2015. The renovation was not complete and our stay was exceedingly uncomfortable. The sheets were too small for the bed so during the night kept coming 'untucked' -- very, very, uncomfortable. Internet not found be our wireless devices, despite staff saying it was working fine. This has never happened before and all of... More 

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Dana W, Assistant General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Lakeway Inn, responded to this review

Ann- On behalf of the entire team, we want to apologize for your stay with us. We have since changed our procedures for releasing rooms back to the public to ensure we do not have this happen again. Our new lounge chairs will arrive in March, however we will continue to use our current chairs until those come in. Thank... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We always enjoy this Best Western hotel when we visit our daughter in Bellingham. The room is clean, the bed is comfortable and the staff is great. The remodeled lobby looks great and we like the bar in the hotel. The pool was pretty noisy but it didn't bother us because it wasn't open late at night or very early... More 

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Dana W, Assistant General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Lakeway Inn, responded to this review

Lori- Thank you so much for the kind words regarding your recent stay with us. Although we want everyone to have fun, we make sure everybody is comfortable and that is why the pool closes at 9pm for children and doesn't open till 9am. We look forward to hosting you again real soon next time you are in Bellingham! Best,... More 

Bellingham, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I came to the Lakeway Best Western because I was visiting family in Bellingham. The staff was excellent and really made us feel at home. We had such a great time in the lounge and were treated like family. We had such a good time and the server we had made us laugh and provided exceptional service. We'll be returning... More 

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Dana W, Assistant General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Lakeway Inn, responded to this review

Marsha- Thank you so much for the kind words regarding your recent stay with us! We will make sure these comments get seen by our staff and shared with them. We look forward to hosting you again real soon! Best, Mr. Dana Weber Assistant General Manager More 

Tacoma, United States
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice hotel for a great rate! The staff were very nice, professional, and prompt. For a clean, updated hotel in this price range, it's very hard to pass up for a family watching the budget. I would gladly stay at this hotel again, and recommend to friends.

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Dana W, Assistant General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Lakeway Inn, responded to this review

Mark- Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your most recent stay with us. We are glad you enjoyed it and look for our completed product in April 2015! We are excited to introduce it to Bellingham! Best, Mr. Dana Weber Assistant General Manager More 

Seattle, Washington
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On January 26th at 10:00pm My husband and I walked into this hotel to get a room for the night. We had been in Bellingham house hunting for our impending move. We found a home and needed to stay in town for the night unprepared. We had stayed here before and enjoyed it. When we walked in we noted that... More 

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Dana W, Assistant General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Lakeway Inn, responded to this review

Vibrantrain- On behalf of our entire team, we want to apologize for the way you were treated by our front desk team. Although we were sold out that evening, this is not an appropriate interaction by our team. I can assure you this is not what is taught to our employees and will be addressed with this individual ASAP. If... More 

seattle, United States
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Was great watching the game at the restaurant--several big screens. Hotel is very outdated and due for major face lift which is currently in progress. I would assume it to be much nicer when complete. For now find a comparable hotel elsewhere.

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Dana W, Assistant General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Lakeway Inn, responded to this review

Steve- We apologize you did not feel the current rooms were up to standard. Currently 1/3rd of our hotel is complete in the renovation and more should be done by the end of February. We hope to see you again real soon. Best, Mr. Dana Weber Assistant General Manager More 

Langley City, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Stayed at the Lakeway Tues 20th 2015 as we were overnight in Bellingham for a visit to the Mt. Baker Theatre production of Rain ( a tribute to the Beatles). The staff are very friendly and we were made to feel VERY welcome. The hotel is under renovation and the newer foyer and eating area is exceptionally nice. It would... More 

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Dana W, Assistant General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Lakeway Inn, responded to this review

Mr. Dolman- We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us while seeing one of the many great shows at the Mount Baker Theater! Next time you are with us, ask about our shuttle service we provide to the theater. We will see you next time! Best, Mr. Dana Weber Assistant General Manager More 

Kenmore, United States
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Conversations easily heard through duct work from rooms above and from the hall through thin hollow core front door. Had a pool side room and noise from indoor pool was a nuisance. Restaurant service for breakfast was extremely slow.

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Dana W, Assistant General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Lakeway Inn, responded to this review

Margaret- Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your most recent stay with us. We apologize the room was too loud. The doors to the hall are a standard fire rated thick door, but the hollow doors do exist towards the bathrooms. However, with our renovation, the doors will be replaced with brand new doors to... More 

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Address: 714 Lakeway Drive, Bellingham, WA 98226
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Location: United States > Washington > Bellingham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Lakeway Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 132
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Also Known As:
Best Western Plus Lakeway Hotel Bellingham
Best Western Lakeway Hotel
Best Western Bellingham
Bellingham Best Western
Hotel Style:
#4 Romantic Hotel in Bellingham
#5 Family Hotel in Bellingham
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