We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“So many wonderful small shops.” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Fairhaven Historic District

Fairhaven Historic District
1100 Harris Avenue, Bellingham, WA
Website
Improve this listing
Ranked #2 of 58 things to do in Bellingham
Attraction details
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“So many wonderful small shops.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

The classic and friendly atmosphere at the Fairhaven District is always engaging. I enjoy the variety of arts, florals and books. Plan to go for lunch and spend time visiting the different stores.

Visited June 2014
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

213 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    135
    69
    8
    1
    0
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Kalispell, Montana
Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
18 attraction reviews
Reviews in 16 cities Reviews in 16 cities
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
“Fun walking and shopping”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Many restaurants and cafes, coffee, water and ice cream seemed always only a step away. Quaint shops with unusual items. Many galeries ans well as the requisite tee shirt shops, but all somehow a cut above the average.

Visited June 2014
Was this review helpful? Yes 1
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Wyalusing, Pennsylvania
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
15 attraction reviews
Reviews in 22 cities Reviews in 22 cities
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
“Bellingham takes pride in it's past”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

The restored Fairhaven district is a treasure trove of small shops, good restaurants, and friendly people. I enjoyed walking about and just taking in the atmosphere. Parking can be a bit of a problem but is usually easily overcome.

Visited May 2014
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Tucson, Arizona
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
10 attraction reviews
Reviews in 13 cities Reviews in 13 cities
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
“Fun little downtown”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Love the bookstore!! Quaint shops, restaurants, and hills to traverse, love to visit this tiny yet lively little village.

Visited June 2014
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Santa Fe
Top Contributor
96 reviews 96 reviews
23 attraction reviews
Reviews in 24 cities Reviews in 24 cities
138 helpful votes 138 helpful votes
“Small but nice historical visit.”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

This is a nice, but small, historical area that does have very nice boutiques and a variety of restaurants and would be worth a couple of hours to walk around.

Visited June 2014
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

Travelers who viewed Fairhaven Historic District also viewed

 

Been to Fairhaven Historic District? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Fairhaven Historic District, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.