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Bellingham
The Pacific Northwest scarcely gets more peaceful than unspoiled Bellingham, a bustling city nestled in the Bellingham Bay. Nature abounds in all directions surrounding this coastal paradise. The waters of the Pacific offer opportunities for whale watching, cruising to Friday Harbor or visiting the Canadian city of Victoria. To the east, Mt. Baker beckons skiers and snowboarders to its slopes. The city itself is alive with vibrant theater, historical museums, gourmet restaurants and fine arts.

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Whatcom Falls Park
Whatcom Falls Park
Attraction type: Parks; Hiking Trails
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Fairhaven Historic District
Fairhaven Historic District
Owner description: The Historic Fairhaven District is a quaint, charming community full of boutiques, shops, spas and restaurants. It's located in Bellingham, WA on the south side of town, north of... more Owner description: The Historic Fairhaven District is a quaint, charming community full of boutiques, shops, spas and restaurants. It's located in Bellingham, WA on the south side of town, north of Seattle and south of Vancouver, BC. It's surrounded by miles of hiking and biking trails with beautiful views of the bay. It has a little of everything for the entire family. It's great for a day trip or a long relaxing weekend! less
Attraction type: Neighborhoods
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Boulevard Park
Boulevard Park
Attraction type: Parks
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Lake Padden Park
Lake Padden Park
This 900 acre park offers several miles of walking and biking trails.
Attraction type: Parks
Spark Museum of Electrical Invention
Spark Museum of Electrical Invention
Owner description: The Spark Museum of Electrical Invention offers an exciting and educational experience for audiences of all ages. Compelling, interactive exhibits spanning four centuries of... more Owner description: The Spark Museum of Electrical Invention offers an exciting and educational experience for audiences of all ages. Compelling, interactive exhibits spanning four centuries of scientific achievement and cultural heritage are featured in a world-class collection of unique objects including the giant "MegaZapper" Tesla Coil which produces nine-foot lightning bolts! The Spark Museum displays the inventions and innovations that changed the course of human history. less
Attraction type: Specialty Museums
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Mallard Ice Cream & Cafe
Mallard Ice Cream & Cafe
Ranked #1 of 451 Restaurants in Bellingham
Cuisines: American
Good for: Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups
Dining options: Late Night, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
D'anna's Cafe Italiano
D'anna's Cafe Italiano
Ranked #2 of 451 Restaurants in Bellingham
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Anthony's Hearthfire Grill ~ Squalicum Harbor
Anthony's Hearthfire Grill ~ Squalicum Harbor
Ranked #3 of 451 Restaurants in Bellingham
Price:
Cuisines: American, Bar, Seafood, Soups
Good for: Scenic view, Bar scene, Families with children, Kids, Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Large groups
Dining options: Drinks, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Private Dining, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Giuseppe's Italian Restaurant
Giuseppe's Italian Restaurant
Ranked #4 of 451 Restaurants in Bellingham
Price: $30 - $31
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Scenic view, Families with children, Kids, Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups
Dining options: Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, Late Night, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Boundary Bay Brewery & Bistro
Boundary Bay Brewery & Bistro
Ranked #5 of 451 Restaurants in Bellingham
Cuisines: American, Bar, Pub, Delicatessen
Good for: Bar scene, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups
Dining options: Drinks, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Coachman Inn
2.0 of 5
Coachman Inn
$55 - $88
Ranked #10 of 26 Hotels in Bellingham
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Baymont Inn & Suites Bellingham
2.0 of 5
Baymont Inn & Suites Bellingham
$77 - $128
Ranked #15 of 26 Hotels in Bellingham
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GuestHouse Inn Bellingham
2.5 of 5
GuestHouse Inn Bellingham
$64 - $119
Ranked #17 of 26 Hotels in Bellingham
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Oxford Suites Bellingham
3.0 of 5
Oxford Suites Bellingham
$127 - $196
Ranked #1 of 26 Hotels in Bellingham
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SpringHill Suites by Marriott Bellingham
3.0 of 5
SpringHill Suites by Marriott Bellingham
$127 - $263
Ranked #2 of 26 Hotels in Bellingham
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Home2 Suites by Hilton Bellingham Airport
2.5 of 5
Home2 Suites by Hilton Bellingham Airport
$134 - $239
Ranked #3 of 26 Hotels in Bellingham
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Majestic Inn and Spa
4.0 of 5
Majestic Inn and Spa
$153 - $356
Ranked #1 of 10 Hotels in Anacortes
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