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photo of one of the Bainbridge Island Hotels for your next Washington State Getaway

One of the Best Bainbridge Island Hotels for a Washington State Getaway

There’s something magical about the Pacific Northwest, and for those currently planning their next Washington State getaway, one of the best Bainbridge Island hotels awaits your arrival! Bainbridge Island is nestled in Puget Sound, just a 35-minute ferry ride from downtown Seattle. While it’s considered a small suburb of the city with 25,000 residents, much

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Bloedel Reserve, photo of the pond and beautiful green trees

The Best Time to Visit Bloedel Reserve on Bainbridge Island

During the late spring and early summer, Bloedel Reserve and all of Bainbridge Island, in fact, begin to come alive with buds, bulbs, bright green, and colorful blooms. The landscape of the Northwest loves to put on a show after the long, wet winter, and our quiet island community starts to buzz again with visitors,

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Things to do on Bainbridge Island, photo of the ferry heading to the island in the Puget Sound at sunset

Exciting Things to do on Bainbridge Island in 2023

There’s certainly no shortage of things to do on Bainbridge Island all year round! In fact, each season has its draw to our sleepy island community on the Puget Sound. Winter is cozy and best spent indoors, and Spring means crisp sunny days and cherry blossoms along Winslow Way (our charming main street). Summer is

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The Best Things to do on Bainbridge Island for Halloween

Our small community likes to go big for celebrations, so there’s no lack of fun things to do on Bainbridge Island during Fall and for Halloween, in particular. The businesses along Winslow Way go all out with spooky decorations, neighborhoods outdo each other with Halloween spectacles, and the trees put on a natural show with

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bloedel reserve

Head to Bloedel Reserve Anytime of Year!

One of the most popular attractions on Bainbridge Island is the Bloedel Reserve, a stunning 150-acre garden woodland with curated spaces resembling an outdoor museum with works of art in nature. It’s no wonder that a visit to Bloedel Reserve holds the number one spot on TripAdvisor for the best things to do on Bainbridge

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Fay Bainbridge Park

Soak up the Sun at the Beautiful Fay Bainbridge Park

Located about 15 minutes from Downtown Winslow, on the island’s north end, Fay Bainbridge Park is a lovely space to bring a picnic and explore. The 17-acre park includes a long stretch of shoreline along the Puget Sound with a mix of pebbles, rocks, and sand. The most memorable facet at Fay Bainbridge Park is

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Things to do on Bainbridge Island

The Best Things to do on Bainbridge Island this Spring

Some of the best things to do on Bainbridge Island begin in the Springtime. The cherry trees lining the main street on Winslow Way are blooming, the sun stays out longer than the clouds, and the downtown area starts to bustle with visitors and locals emerging from the long winter. Spring is one of the

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romantic getaway

Plan Your Romantic Getaway on Bainbridge Island

You’ll start your romantic getaway to Bainbridge Island with a quiet ferry ride that glides along the dark green waters of the Puget Sound. As the boat turns into Eagle Harbor, you’ll see emerald forests on either side, beautiful old island homes along the shore, and the classic ferry dock ready for eager tourists and

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There are many great things to do on Bainbridge Island, including taking a beautiful kayak trip like this

10 Best Things to do on Bainbridge Island This Summer

There’s certainly no shortage of things to do on Bainbridge Island this summer.  Summer is arguably one of the best times to visit this idyllic island paradise.  The days are warm, sunny, and long, and the quiet nature-filled paradise offers plenty of ways to get outside and enjoy the breathtaking natural scenery.  Bainbridge Island is

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Visit the Bloedel Reserve on Bainbridge Island

3 Tranquil Spaces at the Bloedel Reserve

Walking the Bloedel Reserve on Bainbridge Island feels more like exploring exquisite rooms perfectly balanced with nature. As you move from one space into another, the light, color, and mood of each space transforms effortlessly. Every bend in a path, placement of a bench and framing of each transition is a result of careful planning

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