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Popular amenities for Bellingham vacation rentals

Stay near Bellingham's top sights

Whatcom Falls Park124 locals recommend
Bellis Fair17 locals recommend
Costco Wholesale20 locals recommend
Lake Padden Park100 locals recommend
Mount Baker Theatre73 locals recommend
Safeway8 locals recommend

Quick stats about vacation rentals in Bellingham

  • Total rentals

    360 properties

  • Total number of reviews

    35K reviews

  • Family-friendly rentals

    170 properties are a good fit for families

  • Pet-friendly rentals

    110 properties allow pets

  • Rentals with dedicated workspaces

    190 properties have a dedicated workspace

  • Wifi availability

    350 properties include access to wifi

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How is the weather in Bellingham?

    Bellingham weather is typically mild. Summers are warm with high temperatures around 75°F (24°C), while winters see cooler temperatures, averaging 35°F (2°C), with some snowfall. Bellingham is known for its rainy climate, particularly from November to March.

  • What are some of the best things to do in Bellingham?

    Popular activities in Bellingham include exploring the vibrant Downtown Art Walk, hiking in Whatcom Falls Park, and strolling the picturesque Boulevard Park. You might also want to explore Taylor Dock, a popular boardwalk with beautiful waterfront views.

  • What is the best time of year to visit Bellingham?

    The most popular time to visit Bellingham is during the summer months from June to August, when temperatures average around 75°F (24°C). This is also the time for popular local events such as the Bellingham Festival of Music and the Ski to Sea race.

  • What are the best places to stay in Bellingham?

    Fairhaven is a popular area to stay in Bellingham, known for its historic architecture and charming boutique shops. Downtown Bellingham is also suggested for its variety of restaurants and access to the arts district. For a more tranquil setting, consider areas near Lake Whatcom.

  • What are the best places to visit in Bellingham?

    Popular places to visit in Bellingham include the Whatcom Museum, showcasing the region's art, nature, and history, and the Bellingham Railway Museum, featuring miniature train exhibits. For nature lovers, the Fairhaven Historic District and the Chuckanut Drive Scenic Byway are frequently suggested.

  • What are some hiking trails in Bellingham?

    Bellingham has an array of hiking trails to explore. The Oyster Dome Trail is a challenging 10.7km trail that rewards you with panoramic views of Samish Bay. For a more leisurely walk, the 2.4km Whatcom Falls Park Loop features beautiful waterfalls. If you're seeking old-growth forest, Stimpson Nature Reserve Trail, a 5.6km trail, is an excellent choice.

  • What are some family activities to do in Bellingham?

    Exploring the Mindport Exhibits, a museum filled with interactive science and art exhibits, is a fun family activity in Bellingham. Families also enjoy visiting the Marine Life Center, where they can learn about local marine species, or spending a day at Lake Padden Park with its picnic areas and playgrounds.

  • What are some of the best day trip ideas in Bellingham?

    Take a day trip to Mount Baker, located about 56 miles (90 km) from Bellingham. Here, you can enjoy hiking, mountain biking, or skiing depending on the season. Another suggestion is Lummi Island, a peaceful spot for cycling and beach-combing, accessible by a short ferry ride.

  • What types of vacation rentals are available in Bellingham?

    Uncover the perfect home-away-from-home with our diverse selection of vacation rentals in Bellingham. From over 40 apartment rentals to over 170 house rentals, we've got you covered. For even more variety, explore our Airbnb Categories to find the ideal space for your getaway.

  • Are there vacation rentals with a dedicated workspace in Bellingham?

    Yes! Work meets play with ease at over 190 vacation rentals in Bellingham featuring dedicated workspaces. Stay connected and productive in your home away from home.

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