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“Clean and comfortable” 4 of 5 stars
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Comfort Inn Bellingham
2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   4282 Meridian St., Bellingham, WA 98226   |  
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Ranked #5 of 23 hotels in Bellingham
Okanogan, WA
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
18 hotel reviews
Reviews in 16 cities Reviews in 16 cities
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
“Clean and comfortable”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

Stayed in early September with 3 kids. We requested a roll away for one of the kids when we made our reservation, and it was in the room when we checked in. The front desk staff was very helpful and efficient. The room was very clean, quiet, and the beds were comfortable. Couldn't ask for more for the price. We would recommend this place to others.

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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ComfortInnBellingham, Manager at Comfort Inn Bellingham, responded to this review, October 29, 2013
Dear KS-OK,

Thank you so much for taking the time out of your day to write a review of our hotel. I am very pleased to hear that everything was to your satisfaction and everything was ready and waiting for you at check in. Our goal is to be the best value in town and it sounds like we have kept that up with your response. Our housekeeping staff is truly great; their hard work really helps us maintain such great consistent stays for our guests.

We hope to see you again on your next trip to Bellingham.

Sincerely,

Jason Grover
Manager
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Forks, Washington
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26 reviews 26 reviews
Reviews in 12 cities Reviews in 12 cities
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

I usually stay here when I am in Bellingham. They have always been clean and comfortable. They had a selection of pillows of different firmness so I could pick what I liked. They are far enough from I-5 so there is no traffic noise although this may be a disadvantage to some. I slept very well.

Breakfast was good the first two mornings with all the usual baked goods, cereal, waffles etc. They also had eggs, sausage patties, bacon and biscuits with gravy. All of it was very good. The third morning I got there late which was a mistake. The place was packed. They had some extra tables set up and even then it was difficult to find a place to sit. The bacon seemed to have been prepared too hastily as it was just barely done. The sausage ran out while I was there. The server was running around trying to get everything restocked but the rush of people seemed to have overwhelmed her. Next time I will eat breakfast a little earlier on the weekend.

Room Tip: The pool area is noisy. Lots of kids using the pool.
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  • Stayed October 2013, traveled solo
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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ComfortInnBellingham, Manager at Comfort Inn Bellingham, responded to this review, October 29, 2013
Dear Jennifer G,

Thank you for choosing to stay with us again on your trip to Bellingham. I'm glad to see the first two mornings that you were able to enjoy our breakfast as usual. I am, however, sorry about the third day. We try to provide an excellent breakfast with many different options and great service. The breakfast bar attendants work very hard to keep our breakfast area stocked so all guests can start their morning off right. We love is how busy our hotel is, the downside is that if we are full, this can cause the chance of the issue that you described. We have continued to make improvements to accommodate the growing business we are so fortunate to have. As you noted we did add extra tables to the area. From time to time an occurrence can happen like the one you had. This happens when most of our guests come down for breakfast at the same exact time. We are always looking for ways to improve this and we take our guests responses, like yours, very seriously. I will pass this information on to the owners to continue out effort to make our hotel the best it can be.

I'm glad you enjoyed the new pillows and beds that we have put in our hotel. With so many different needs for guest we wanted to provide the different types of pillows. I'm very glad to see they suited you well.

Thank you from all of us here for taking the time out of your day to write this response. It helps others see the guest side of the hotel, and helps us to keep improving.

Sincerely,

Jason Grover
Manager
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106 reviews 106 reviews
20 hotel reviews
Reviews in 33 cities Reviews in 33 cities
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

Took a short trip through BC and needed a motel on our last night. We didn't want to stray too far from I-5 but our border crossing shunted us through Bellingham. We had been staying in Best Western hotels in Canada but this Comfort Inn was near the road and across from a restaurant so we gave it a try.

Less money than Best Western. Choice of pillows on the bed (Hard and soft) sold me. I had a headache and snagged the soft pillows first thing. Next to the busy roadway and couldn't hear a thing. Clean and comfortable. Would absolutely stay there again.

Room Tip: 3rd floor has no vending machine so that noise is eliminated
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  • Stayed October 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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ComfortInnBellingham, Manager at Comfort Inn Bellingham, responded to this review, October 29, 2013
Dear Nancy,

Thank you for choosing to stay with us on your short trip into Bellingham. I am very pleased to see that you enjoyed our new pillows and you were able to get some rest while battling a headache. I’m very glad our location was easy for you as well. We do love being close to everything while maintaining a quiet and relaxing location. Sleep being the number one reason why people choose hotels, it is so good to hear that this was the best sleep had on your trip. That is a big compliment for any hotel.

Thank you for taking time out of your day to write this review. We hope to see you the next time you are passing through Bellingham.

Sincerely,

Jason Grover
Manager
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Vancouver, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

Great value, clean and located close to Bellis Fair. Small pool, jacuzzi, and hot tub made for a nice way to unwind at the end of the day. Rooms are reasonable size, the bed separated from a small sitting area. Both rooms had HD TV's. A very small kitchen area with a fridge, microwave, sink and coffee pot. The complimentary breakfast was good, nothing spectacular but a nice variety of breakfast items (don't expect 4 star cuisine). Perfect choice for families!!! We went with my elderly parents, and the hotel was great about keeping our rooms together, and on the ground floor.

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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vancouver, bc
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
24 hotel reviews
Reviews in 23 cities Reviews in 23 cities
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

Return visit to this great budget hotel. Stayed in suite with 2 queen beds and 2 pull outs with 2 adults and 3 kids. Pull out in living room is somewhat broken and only good for a young child to sleep on. Spacious room with full kitchen. Only negative is its right across from pool and vending machine's so somewhat noisy as doors slam. Other negative was no wifi!! Asked at front desk on saturday and they said they were resetting router and should be on in 10 minutes. Then my sister and daughter asked about an hour later and they told them the same thing! On sunday I asked again and person at front desk said they saw a note about that but should be working fine..not!! Had to drive to Woods Coffee to get wifi and tell my husband we were alive and well. I'd still return as its a great value and location for shopping.

Room Tip: Suites all seem to be on main floor. Just end up hearing pitter patter of feet above you until 10 or...
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  • Stayed September 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Kamloops, Canada
2 reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013 via mobile

Very nice hotel, the room was spacious, bed and pillows comfortable. Very close to Bellis Fair mall, freeway exit and to restaurants.
Would recommend to friends.
The only complaint, and it is very minor, you hear the doors in other rooms close.

  • Stayed September 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Vancouver, Washington
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
8 hotel reviews
Reviews in 14 cities Reviews in 14 cities
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

Quite, clean and a great bed. Friendly people working to make your stay nice. Great WiFi with a nice flat screen tv. The Continental Breakfast was nice,with a good selection food to choose from. I am planing on coming back for all for all our visit to Bellingham. Make sure to make reservation early on busy weekends at WWU as this place sells out fast.

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Also Known As:
Comfort Inn Bellingham Hotel
Comfort Inn Bellingham Hotel Bellingham
Bellingham Comfort Inn
Address: 4282 Meridian St., Bellingham, WA 98226
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Location: United States > Washington > Bellingham
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#3 Family Hotel in Bellingham
#3 Romantic Hotel in Bellingham
#8 Business Hotel in Bellingham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Comfort Inn Bellingham 2.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Comfort Inn is located in Bellingham's shopping district, 5 blocks away from the Bellis Fair Mall and close to both Bellingham Airport and Western Washington University. Hotel offers hot breakfast including Belgian waffles, sausage and egg patties, bacon, fruit, yogurt, and baked goods. Guests have access to the indoor pool, spa, sauna and exercise room. High-speed Internet access is available in all guest rooms. Parking is available after check-out: surcharge applies. ... more   less 
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