Planning a visit to the Museum? Book directly with one of our Hotel Partners to take advantage of special discounted rates! Below, you’ll find a list of participating hotels. 

Hotel Leo

Distance from the Museum – 0.3 miles

PNW style in the heart of downtown Bellingham! Hotel Leo is a historic hotel with a modern vision, offering a unique combination of hotel lodging in the south wing and apartment residences in the tower, with a  lively mix of guests and tenants sharing common spaces and the many opportunities of downtown Bellingham just a walk away.

Visit thehotelleo.com to learn more about the hotel and use the code WHATCOMMUSEUM to book, or click here to go straight to booking.

Photo courtesy of Hotel Leo.

Hotel room bed with wooden nightstands on each side

Heliotrope Hotel

Distance from the Museum – 0.8 miles

At the crossroads of downtown and welcoming neighborhoods, the Heliotrope Hotel is a vintage 1950’s motel that has been transformed into a modern oasis. Located less than a mile from Bellingham’s downtown core, the Heliotrope is a haven at the heart of things to settle in after you’ve gone out.

Visit heliotropehotel.com to learn more about the hotel and use the code WHATCOMMUSEUM to book, or click here to go straight to booking.

Photo courtesy of the Heliotrope Hotel.

Outside of a single-story hotel with a lawn and picnic table

Hotel Bellwether

Distance from the Museum – 1.2 miles

Experience Hotel Bellwether, a luxury, boutique hotel situated on Bellingham Bay in the vibrant Pacific Northwest, steps from Squalicum Harbor marina. Enjoy all that Bellingham has to offer, then return to the soft, indulgent luxury of the Hotel Bellwether’s signature rooms and suites with private balconies, cozy fireplaces, and stunning sunsets.

Visit hotelbellwether.com to learn more about the hotel, then call 877.411.1200 and mention the Whatcom Museum rate to book.

Photo courtesy of the Hotel Bellwether.

Aerial view of hotel on the waterfront with green lawn

The Chrysalis Inn & Spa

Distance from the Museum – 2.5 miles

Relax and unwind at The Chrysalis Inn & Spa, a Curio Collection by Hilton property. Enjoy a boutique inn experience with panoramic bay views, a full-service spa, and on-site restaurant. The Chrysalis overlooks the waters of Bellingham Bay, sitting within walking distance of trails and the local shops and eateries of Fairhaven.

Visit thechrysalisinnandspabellingham.curiocollection.com to learn more about the hotel, then call 888.808.0005 and mention the Whatcom Museum rate to book.  

Photo courtesy of the Chrysalis Inn & Spa.

Hotel on the waterfront with a deck

Home2 Suites by Hilton

Distance from the Museum – 2.8 miles

Minutes from all the bells and whistles of downtown Bellingham and conveniently located near the airport, I-5, and Bellis Fair Mall, the Home2 is an excellent option for longer-term stays. Includes free breakfast, WiFi, and airport shuttle! 

Click here to view rooms/rates and book (code will auto-populate).

Photo courtesy of Home2 Suites by Hilton.

Outside of a hotel in the evening

Hampton Inn

Distance from the Museum – 3.0 miles

Expect a great stay at the brand-new Hampton Inn – Bellingham Airport property! Enjoy spacious rooms, free WiFi, free hot breakfast, and a fitness center, conveniently located near the airport, I-5, and Bellis Fair Mall.

Click here to view rooms/rates and book (code will auto-populate).

Photo courtesy of Hampton Inn.

Outside of a multi-story hotel