Somewhere between a cabin and a typical hotel room, Washington Bed and Breakfasts fill the void of lodging options in between the two extreme differences in accommodations. Many visitors come to Washington to enjoy the outdoors, whether they want to have a secluded mountain honeymoon or a quiet retreat from the nearby ski resorts.
From the big cities to the coastal islands of Puget Sound, Washington Bed and Breakfasts can be found in all types of settings. Even Seattle has its own charming inn. The Chambered Nautilis is located near the University of Washington campus. The entrance is filled with beautiful antique furnishings. There are six sun filled rooms to lodge in, which are also decorated in a charming antique décor. While having a lovely vintage feel, this Washington State inns rooms has modern conveniences like a private bathroom, as well as phones with Internet hookups in each room. A cute little teddy bear will be waiting for you on your down bed. There are porches for four of the rooms, some of which has view of the Cascades. Here, you can enjoy a hot bath, wrap yourself in the fluffy bathrobe, and enjoy views of the garden as you relax in front of a fire. Try to get the room that has a fireplace.
Another comfortable Washington State bed and breakfast is the Heron Inn. If you're in the area for the tulip festival, you will love springtime in Skagit Valley when you stay at what is one of the most comfortable Washington State Inns. There is a romantic detached guesthouse for visitors who want extra privacy. All of the twelve rooms have private baths. Each of the rooms is slightly different, some have fireplaces, and others have Jacuzzis. The Heron Inn, only 60 minutes north from Seattle, is easy to reach. With views of Mount Baker and the Cascades, you will love the peaceful, farm-like settings of what might be one of the nicest Washington Bed and Breakfasts.
A memorable experience can be had at Friday's Historic Inn. A pleasant, airy 15-room hotel is the setting for this Washington State Bed and Breakfast. It is easy to get here from the Friday Harbor ferry terminal. Open since 1891, Friday's Historic Inn Bed and Breakfast was among the first to introduce visitors to idyllic island living. When you stay here, all of the best parts of the island are conveniently within walking distance. You have your choice of different price ranges for the room, something you won't find at many Washington Bed and Breakfasts. Ranging from the comfortable standard rooms to the deluxe suites, every room at Friday's Historic Inn is decorated with taste and carefully appointed for your comfort. A generous breakfast of yogurt, cereal, scones, coffee, seasonal fruits and fresh juices await you each morning. Even if you don't have a lot to spend, you can stay here. Call and ask about the clean Economy rooms, which have among the best rates around the San Juan Islands.
If you want to enjoy the charms of the coast and the Pacific Ocean, the Charles Nelson Guest House does not disappoint. One of the best locations for Washington Bed and Breakfasts, this place gives you access to hiking trails, the Wildlife Refuge of Long Island, and great wildlife viewing. Lovely events like weddings are held in the historic church in the nearby Oysterville, giving you a taste of relaxed country living.
No matter what setting you prefer, Washington State Inns and the quaint country lodging you find will charm you just as much as the idyllic landscapes found in the state of Washington.