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The Orca Inn
2 out of 5
770 Mullis St., Friday Harbor, WA
The price is £105 per night
3.5/5Good! (486 reviews)

"Very clean and nice place to stay ,very friendly people too ."…"

Reviewed on 2 Jul 2020

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Cheap Hotels in Friday Harbor

Friday Harbor has cheap accommodation options and a variety of places to visit, making it a budget-friendly holiday choice. You can find ways to save money while getting to know this destination, which is home to attractions like San Juan Island, San Juan Historical Society and Museum and San Juan Islands Museum of Art.

When it comes to affordable places to stay in Friday Harbor, you'll find some budget hotels in the area. Snag a room for a bargain at this top-rated option:

The Orca Inn - 2-star motel. You'll find free WiFi, free parking and air conditioning at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its clean rooms and helpful staff.

Planning Your Trip to Friday Harbor

Still picking your trip dates? Learn more about the best months to go with these temperature and rainfall stats so you can plan around good weather.

  • Hottest months: August, July, September and June, with an average temperature of 22°F
  • Coldest months: December, February, January and March, with an average temperature of 2°F
  • Rainiest months: January, November, December and October, with an average rainfall of 86.50 inches
  • Driest months: July, August, June and September, with an average rainfall of 26.75 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Friday Harbor

Friday Harbor draws tourists with its island views and whale watching, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions on your list, such as British Columbia Parliament Building and Butchart Gardens, and then make time for other wallet-friendly activities. Enjoy the local natural beauty at San Juan Island and Lime Kiln Point State Park, or check out the area's cultural spots like San Juan Historical Society and Museum.

Travellers also like Friday Harbor for its:
  • Boating
  • Kayaking
  • Wildlife

Getting around Friday Harbor

The most convenient airport is 2.1 mi (3.4 km) from the city centre in Friday Harbor, WA (FRD). However, if that doesn't suit your budget, you can look into flights to Friday Harbor, WA (FBS-Friday Harbor Sea Plane Base), which is 2.9 mi (4.7 km) away. You can catch a ferry from the local port.

Frequently asked questions

What is Friday Harbor like for travellers on a budget?
Friday Harbor has cheap accommodation options and a range of things to see and do, making it a great choice for a budget-friendly getaway. You can find ways to save money while getting to know this destination, which is home to attractions such as San Juan Island National Historic Park, Whale Museum and Lime Kiln Point State Park.
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Friday Harbor?
Based on reviews, The Orca Inn is a popular 2-star property for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking.
What's the weather like in Friday Harbor?
The hottest months are usually August and July, with an average temperature of 15°C, while the coldest months are December and January, with an average of 5°C. Average annual rainfall for Friday Harbor is 634 mm.
What is there to see and do in Friday Harbor?
Friday Harbor draws tourists with its island views and whale watching, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the popular local attractions that are highest on your list, such as Victoria Harbour and Victoria Clipper Ferry Terminal, and choose other low-cost activities to fill your itinerary. Check out the area’s cultural spots like Whale Museum and San Juan Islands Museum of Art, or get outdoors at San Juan Island National Historic Park.
What's the best way to get around Friday Harbor?
The nearest airport is 2.9 mi (4.7 km) from the city centre in Friday Harbor, WA (FBS-Friday Harbor Sea Plane Base). However, if that doesn’t suit your budget, you can look into flights to Victoria, BC (YYJ-Victoria Intl.), which is 17.7 mi (28.4 km) away. You can take a ferry from the port.

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What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Friday Harbour?

Based on reviews, The Orca Inn is a popular 2-star property for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking.

How is it to stay in Friday Harbour?

Travellers to Friday Harbour give high marks for the bustling port. British Columbia Parliament Building, Victoria Harbour, and Swartz Bay Ferry Terminal are some of the top sights around the area. In Friday Harbour, there are 61 hotels and other accommodation to choose from.

Where is the best place to stay in Friday Harbour?

Snug Harbour Resort is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This hotel offers a marina and free WiFi. Other top choices based on reviews include Friday Harbour Grand B&B and Trumpeter Inn.

What is there to see in Friday Harbour?

Cultural venues in the city include San Juan Historical Society and Museum, San Juan Islands Museum of Art, and Whale Museum. The city is notable for landmarks like English Camp, San Juan Island National Historic Park, and Lime Kiln Point State Park. The seaside and hiking trails highlight the city's natural beauty with places to visit including San Juan Islands Sculpture Park, Shaw Island, and San Juan County Park.

Where is the best place to stay with easy access to Lime Kiln Point State Park?

Snug Harbour Resort is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveller data, and this hotel offers a marina and free WiFi. It's located 3.8 mi (6.2 km) from Lime Kiln Point State Park. Other good choices around the area include Friday Harbour Suites and Roche Harbour Resort.