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Delta, Canada
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My son booked a standard room for my husband and me and happened to mention the visit was a celebration of my birthday. To our surprise, the management upgraded our stay to one of the premier suites. It was amazing. It was pretty; it was spacious and it was spotlessly clean. We enjoyed the view and our long walk around...

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Sao Paulo
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Still a very efficient and pleasant hotel. On both occasions we had great views of the marina. Will definitely stay again. The continental breakfast continues to be very lacking As I mentioned in my previous post it is not a matter of cost but what is in on offer. Examples on one day only honey yoghourt was on the table...

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had booked one of the studio suites and got room 313. It was a lovely suite with a great view. Room was comfortable and nicely furnished. Linens were excellent. Room had DVD player. Nice restaurants and a Subway nearby. Garage parking free and convenient

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seattle
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

I let them know it was my birthday, and it was a Sunday night. Still they, the very accommodating front desk staff, put us in a large splendid room with the amenities we liked : great view, king bed, hot tub that we finally fit in, and other nice things like a great Lounge with reasonable drinks and good Happy...

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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice hotel, staff and location. Loved the jetted tub, the decor, and especially the staff for paying attention to our written requests when we made reservations online. I am chemically sensitive and sometimes have trouble staying in hotels because fragranced cleaners are often used. Upon my request, they prepared our room without fragrances, and it was just perfect for...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have stayed here several times ( since our daughter married an American!). The hotel is quiet and elegant. The staff are very polite and attentive. The view over the bay is superb. They have a very progressive approach to pets and with a bit of notice can provide pet friendly rooms or suites. the surrounding area seems to be...

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Kevin W, Front Office Manager at Hotel Bellwether, responded to this review

Dear CapitalD771, We love dogs at Hotel Bellwether and are pet friendly on our first and second floors! Bellingham's waterfront across the bay from Hotel Bellwether is undergoing rapid change at the moment and our city is very excited for this project's completion which will allow for more community waterfront space. This being said, there is no interference with the...

Washington
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first time staying at the Hotel Bellwether and we really enjoyed our stay. We went to check in and we're greeted by a friendly gentlemen at the desk. As we entered our room we noticed that everything was clean and inviting. The bed was fabulous, the sitting area with the fireplace was wonderful. The view of the...

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Kevin W, Front Office Manager at Hotel Bellwether, responded to this review

Dear Dan S, Thank you for your review! We have recently replaced all of our mattresses, which we procure from a local shop in Fairahaven - I'm happy to hear you enjoyed a restful night's sleep! I hope your travels bring you back to us again soon! Warmly, Kevin Widoff Front Office Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We usually pick out a specific room in the hotels we stay in - usually something historic or suite-like. This time it was room 202, The Bellwether Suite. A stunning room with great views over the bay. Bed was wonderful. Big seating area. Almost like having a home away from home. Staff was great. The one little problem had nothing...

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Kevin W, Front Office Manager at Hotel Bellwether, responded to this review

Dear abearfellow, I am pleased to hear you enjoyed our most spacious room - The Bellwether Suite! A landmark feature of Bellingham's working waterfront are the historic train tracks, which used to cross over the bay in the early part of the 19th century. Our hotel was constructed with thick walls, keeping this in mind. This being said, every now...

Sammamish, Washington
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went for our 41st Wedding Anniversary. I surprised my wife by not telling her were we were going. We drove up from Sammamish, Washington. We drove right up to the Bellwether and she loved it from the outside instantly. First words were, we are staying in Bellingham for our anniversary!!!!! Which is what I expected. What a time we...

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Kevin W, Front Office Manager at Hotel Bellwether, responded to this review

Dear kenk568, Thanks for your thoughtful review! It seems you've covered many of the wonderful aspects of our property. Don't forget to say Hi to Bella (our official lobby-dog, greater and Facebook mascot) on your next visit! Warmly, Kevin Widoff Front Office Manager

Lynden
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to the bellwether for our one year anniversary. It was amazing. Great bed, view and service. We got the romantic package and loved the champagne, flowers and chocolate covered strawberries. If you're looking for a great couples getaway. This is your place!

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Kevin W, Front Office Manager at Hotel Bellwether, responded to this review

Dear kristenc315, We are honored to have been a part of your special anniversary celebration! We specialize in ensuring all of the romantic details are taken care of for our guests looking for a truly romantic experience. We hope you will visit us again on a future anniversary! Warmly, Kevin Widoff Front Office Manager

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Breakfast Available
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Bellwether is Western Washington’s premier upscale waterfront hotel, providing luxurious accommodations, attentive service, and personalized amenities that pamper the leisure traveler, support the corporate traveler, and facilitate hassle-free meetings and outstanding weddings and events. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Bellwether

Address: 1 Bellwether Way, Bellingham, WA 98225
Region: United States > Washington > Bellingham
Price Range: £139 - £223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Bellwether 3.5*
Number of rooms: 66
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Also Known As:
Bellwether Hotel Bellingham
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#2 Business Hotel in Bellingham
#4 Family Hotel in Bellingham
#5 Romantic Hotel in Bellingham
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“Mention your celebration and get a view room.”
 of 5 bubbles 144helenh, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“choose a marina view”
 of 5 bubbles peter_glazier, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“313 Right by the elevator. The bathtups in 313 are deep with wide rims and did not have grap handles.”
  • View from out room of the harbor
 of 5 bubbles ejd70809, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Fun Marina to look at and watch all the boats come and go. If you get a Marina side room with a balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles kenk568, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“First floor rooms are conveniently located to everything w/ super-large porches yet provide you w/ plenty of privacy.”
 of 5 bubbles LakesEdge, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
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