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Directions/Lodging/Info

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  • How to get to Guemes Island.

    Anacortes is 2 hours north of Seattle. From Anacortes, it is a 5-minute ferry ride to Guemes Island. Here's a personalized map.

    Flying in from out of town?
    Please let us know your flight info (day and time), and we can arrange for helpful Seattle friends to get you from the airport to the resort.

    Driving - from Seattle (map)
    - Drive North on I-5
    - Take exit 230
    - Merge right on Peterson Rd.
    - At first light take a left onto Hwy 20
    - Follow Highway 20 to Anacortes

    - As you enter Anacortes on Highway 20, turn right (north) onto Commercial (a.k.a. the main drag).
    - Then turn left (west) on 6th Avenue to the Guemes Island Ferry terminal at 6th & "I" street.
    - Guemes Island is a five-minute ferry ride from Anacortes
    - Once off the ferry, take the main road 4 miles to the Guemes Island Resort (once on the Island, we will have signs)

    Added on Sat, Dec 8th 2007

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  • Lodging #1 - Anaco Bay Inn

    Anacortes - 877-299-3320

    For guests who want to stay the night, and won't be at the resort - this intimate European-style Inn is elegant and affordable.

    $66 for one Queen
    $81 for one King
    $90 for two Queens
    $98 for 2-bedroom apartment (sleeps 6)

    Breakfast is included. Be sure to tell them you are with Metz/Cox to get these prices.

    These hotels are in Anacortes which is a 5-minute ferry ride from Guemes Island. The last ferry leaves at midnight on Saturday night.

    Website

    Anaco bay inn

    Added on Sun, Feb 3rd 2008

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  • Lodging #2 - Majestic Inn & Spa

    Anacortes - 800-951-6251

    For guests who want to stay the night and won't be at the resort, this cozy option is located right by all the cute shops on in Anacortes.

    $125 for one Queen (Studio)
    $152 for one King or two doubles (Imperial)
    $161 for one King or two doubles w/ balcony (Boardroom)
    $179 for one King w/ sitting area & balcony (Corner Suite)
    $287 for 2-room suite (Majestic)

    Free wireless! All rooms except the Studios include fancy robes, aromatherapy soaps, lotions, and shampoo, wet bars and complementary breakfast. To get these prices, use group code: (okay, well we don't actually have the code yet, but stay tuned).

    Website


    Added on Sun, Feb 3rd 2008

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  • 'The' Store/Restaurant on Guemes Island

    Guemes Island

    From Anacortes, the only way to Guemes Island is by Ferry. Off the ferry, you will be on the main/only road on Guemes Island, and to your right will be one of the most charming features of the Island - Anderson's General Store.

    Here, breakfast is served on weekends (the cinnamon rolls are worth the trip), and lunch and dinner are served daily. You can sit on the deck or at the bar and enjoy a meal, coffee, or drinks in the heart of the Guemes Island community.

    The store is open 7:30 a.m.-7:00 p.m. weekdays, 8 a.m-8:00 p.m. weekends.

    Anderson's general store

    Added on Sun, Feb 3rd 2008

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  • Anacortes Info

    Anacortes


    AREA INFORMATION
    Anacortes Chamber of Commerce http://www.anacortes.org/

    FERRY INFO
    Guemes Island Ferry http://www.skagitcounty.net/

    MORE LODGING
    Islands Inn http://www.islandsinn.com/
    Marina Inn http://www.marinainnhotel.com/
    Ship House Inn Bed and Breakfast http://www.shiphouseinn.com/
    Katy's Inn http://www.katysinn.com

    EATS IN ANACORTES
    Rockfish Grill http://www.anacortesrockfish.com/
    Cafe Adrift Restaurant http://www.adriftrestaurant.com
    Deception Cafe 293-9250
    Penguin Coffee 588-8321
    Brown Lantern http://www.brownlantern.com/
    Rhodedendrun Cafe http://www.rhodycafe.com/
    Breadfarm Bakery http://www.breadfarm.com/

    Movies

    http://www.anacortescinemas.com/

    Downtown anacortes


    DON'T MISS 'EM SHOPS

    Red Snapper (for fun) 299-6626
    The Business (for music) 293-9788
    Watermark Book Co. 293-4277
    Pelican Bay Books (used) 293-1852
    Burton Jewelers 293-6469

    Added on Sun, Feb 3rd 2008

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  • What's Fun in Seattle?

    Seattle is a great city! Take a look at a list of fun things to do in the area.

    Seattle

    Added on Tue, Dec 11th 2007

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