Your next great summer vacation

San Juan Islands weekend adventure

How to enjoy a long summer weekend with the artists, eagles, foodies, and whales

Orcas Island kayaking tours
Photo: Andrea M. Gómez

 

Where to stay:

» Bird Rock Hotel From $117; SJ

» Inn at Ship Bay Restaurant $$$; closed Sun–Mon; rooms from $175;  O

» Kingfish Inn Restaurant $$; rooms from $160; O

» Lakedale Resort at Three Lakes From $249; SJ

» MacKaye Harbor Inn From $155; L

 

Where to eat:

» The Backdoor Kitchen $$$; 400 A St., Friday Harbor; 360/378-9540. SJ

» Caffe La Boheme 211 Lopez Rd., Lopez Village; 360/468-3533. L

» Duck Soup Inn $$$; 50 Duck Soup Lane; 360/378-4878. SJ

» The Galley $$; 3365 Fisherman Bay Rd.; 360/468-2713. L

» Madrona Bar & Grill $$; opens for the season May 14; in Roche Harbor Resort; 800/451-8910. SJ

» The Market Chef $; closed Sat–Sun; 225 A St., Friday Harbor; 360/378-4546. SJ

» Rocky Bay Cafe $; 225 Spring St., Friday Harbor; 360/378-5051. SJ

» Roses Bakery Cafe $; closed Sun; 382 Prune Alley, Eastsound; 360/376-5805. O

 

What not to miss:

» Cascadia Kayak and Bike Bikes $7 an hour; 360/468-3008. L

» Crow Valley Pottery & Gallery 2274 Orcas Rd., Eastsound; 360/376-4260. O

» Howe Art Sculpture Park & Gallery 236 Double Hill Rd.;  360/376-2945. O

» Lambiel Museum By appoint­ment only; 668 Olga Rd.; 360/376-4544. O

» Outdoor Odysseys $95; SJ

» Pelindaba Lavender Farm 33 Hawthorne Lane; 866/819-1911. SJ 

» Shearwater Kayak Tours $65; 360/376-4699. O

» Whale Museum 62 First St. N., Friday Harbor; 800/946-7227. SJ

 

L = Lopez Island

O = Orcas Island

SJ = San Juan Island

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