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GuestHouse Inn Bellingham

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 6 March 2015

We stayed on a Sat night before our early flight from BLI. The hotel was sold out that night and 3 of us were in a one queen room. There were no more cribs for our son but Alisha? was wonderful and brought us lots of extra pillows and blankets. I built him a fort under the desk which he...

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bellinghammgmt, General Manager at GuestHouse Inn Bellingham, responded to this review

Thanks for staying and taking the time to review your stay. I'm sorry we didn't have another pack and play for your son. We had lots of babies in the house that night! I'm glad were able to squeeze you in and provide a good breakfast for you. Until next time...

Reviewed 5 March 2015 via mobile

I was checked in late at night by a very energetic and friendly Joanie. She was funny and knowledgeable of the city and it nightlife. Cody is also great as was the breakfast. The room was VERY clean with a VERY comfortable bed. The hotel is about a 20 minute walk from Fairhaven and across the street from a Fred...

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bellinghammgmt, General Manager at GuestHouse Inn Bellingham, responded to this review

Hey Toby D! I am glad to hear that you had such a great stay with us! It is great to hear that Joni and Cody made you feel welcomed and comfortable during your stay!! We have a great staff here that cares very much about our guest and their stay! I can appreciate your comment regarding the walk back...

Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 4 March 2015

After a last minute change in travel plans we found ourselves needing a hotel in Bellingham close to midnight. Most places were booked up or had ridiculously high rates. We found a good deal on this property and although we were wary of GuestHouse as the one in our neighborhood is pretty awful, we saw the good reviews and gave...

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bellinghammgmt, General Manager at GuestHouse Inn Bellingham, responded to this review

Thanks David! I am happy that you stayed with us here at the Guesthouse. Thank you for the review on the room and the facility. You are spot on with the needed upgrades. We are excitedly looking forward to a refreshing upgrade in the near future. Thank you for being our guest and please do think of us when you...

Anaheim, California
Reviewed 18 February 2015

Nice friendly atmosphere. Staff went above and beyond for the smallest things for our stay. This is a non smoking building which made the fear of that old hotel smell not a problem. Common areas were very clean and decorated well. Free breakfast with a waffle machine! Room was quiet, clean and spacious. Will only stay here in the future!

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bellinghammgmt, General Manager at GuestHouse Inn Bellingham, responded to this review

Brian! Thanks so much for your rave review! I do appreciate you sharing your stay with us! I am happy that the staff made you comfortable and added to your stay. We do hope that the "Dino" added to the smile of your day! Thanks again and we look forward to having you with us again! Until next time!

Reviewed 22 January 2015

My husband, daughter and myself stayed here and was very happy we did. It id located in a perfect area to get my daught moved into WWU. We enjoyed the friendly staff and the house keeping crew were very accommodating to our needs. More towels, no problem. More coffee, no problem. It was a very enjoyable stay and it was...

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bellinghammgmt, General Manager at GuestHouse Inn Bellingham, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for your thoughtful review of your stay! I am happy that we were able to provide a comfy stay for you while visiting Bellingham. We love to support our WWU parents and families! Do give us a call when you are ready to reserve for spring break. We will be happy to assist you with these...

Poulsbo, Washington
Reviewed 19 December 2014

An average hotel for an average price. Staff are good, helpful, and friendly. Good location for freeway access as well as downtown. Good coffeeshop next door, (a local Woods). We have stayed here a few times, pretty consistant. We alway stay on the far side facing away from the freeway. Those rooms are quiet. No experience staying in ones facing...

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bellinghammgmt, General Manager at GuestHouse Inn Bellingham, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay. I am glad we are able to provide a comfy and economical stay for you. We look forward to having you with us again on your next visit to Bellingham. Merry Christmas and thank you for being a returning Guest!!

Hollis, Alaska, Prince of Wales Island, United States
Reviewed 16 December 2014

We have to travel through Bellingham twice or more a year on our way down from Alaska. This hotel is just the best! It is quiet, clean, comfortable, kept up well, very nice breakfast and the sweetest breakfast hostess, comfortable beds, quiet heating/ac unit, a great dog area. They have upgraded the bedding with triple sheeting and a lovely sash...

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bellinghammgmt, Manager at GuestHouse Inn Bellingham, responded to this review

Wow!! I am humbled by your wonderful review and kind words regarding your stay with us!! I am happy that we were able to provide a cozy place for you and your family. Thank you for staying with us again. We love building long term relationships with our guest and It is always nice to see familiar faces coming in...

Olympia, Washington
Reviewed 19 November 2014

This hotel is a great find in Bellingham. Rooms are very clean and beds are super comfy. this hotel offers a great rate. we booked 3 rooms and all where ready when we checked in. Was a short one night stay. Free breakfast is served from 6-10 am.

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bellinghammgmt, General Manager at GuestHouse Inn Bellingham, responded to this review

Hello! Thank you so much for your great review! I appreciate that you took the time to share your stay with us. It is our desire to provide a clean and comfy stay for all of our guest....a comfy sleep, a hot shower and a tasty breakfast. I am happy to hear we were able to provide this for you...

Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 4 November 2014

Once again we stayed at this hotel on our way to Las Vegas travelling from Victoria, BC, Canada. Received their usual friendly, welcoming reception. Queen sized beds were very comfortable, Great continental breakfast served in the AM, large, clean breakfast room, lots of choices including making your own waffles with toppings! With their wonderful Park and Stay program, they drove...

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bellinghammgmt, General Manager at GuestHouse Inn Bellingham, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us! I am so glad we are able to provide you a comfy stay, a great expanded continental as well as a great value! I appreciate our return customers and their feedback as well. We look forward to you visiting us again when in Bellingham! Until next time!

Reviewed 30 October 2014

I have stayed here at least 4 times in the past two years and overall I feel the hotel is good value for the Bellingham/Mount Vernon area. Motels in this area are surprisingly expensive considering the small town location but then again Bellingham sees alot of tourists going north or south through the Canadisn border. I have chosen this hotel...

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bellinghammgmt, General Manager at GuestHouse Inn Bellingham, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your stay. I apologize that you were unsettled by a gentleman in the breakfast room. I believe I understand the situation. If the room was dark, the breakfast room was closed. Breakfast is served 6-10am. After ten a.m., supplies such as plates and utensils are available at the front desk. I'm sorry...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Centre with Internet Access

Additional Information about GuestHouse Inn Bellingham

Address: 805 Lakeway Dr, Bellingham, WA 98229-6218 (Formerly Val-U Inn Motel)
Region: United States > Washington > Bellingham
Price Range: $91 - $148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — GuestHouse Inn Bellingham 2.5*
Number of rooms: 81
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“I chose a one queen bedroom which was on the first floor.”
adventureseeker2016, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“Don't Stay”
sauerboat, 26 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Great beds, quiet rooms, good wifi, close to amenities.”
TheAbbey2015, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The bottom floors get very noisy if you're planning on an early night.”
dansonman22, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms towards the back of the hotel are farther away from the main road and quieter.”
Banuwati, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
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