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Whidbey Island Bed and Breakfast Association
Transpartation Services through Emerald City Limousine or call the office @ 425.673.1669 or 877.888.1669, mobile @ 206.595.7410 or email.


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For a general guide to accomodations in and around Langley and Whidbey Island, click here. For your convenience, we do suggest that you try to stay as close to Langley as possible when participating in one of our workshops.

Magical Woods
Barbara Barry
Email: (please put "Room Rental" as your subject)
A quiet, artsy, beautiful retreat in the woods of Whidbey Island, conveniently situated between the Clinton ferry and downtown Langley.  7 miles (10 minutes) from Whidbey Island Fine Art Studio.  The house features four guest rooms, and guests are welcome to enjoy gathering in the living room and kitchen.  The rooms and shared living spaces are furnished with original art work by local artists.   All the bedrooms are spacious, quiet, private, have large windows, tall peaked ceilings, and have been finished with luxurious linens.  The bedrooms each share a full bathroom with another room.  Wifi is available in the main living areas.

The Hellebore is a bright, airy, spacious room with a King sized bed. French doors lead to a private patio and sitting area.
Rate:  $50 for single occupancy; $80 for double.

The Wisteria is a bright, airy, spacious room similar to the Hellebore, but with a Queen sized bed.  French doors lead to a private patio and sitting area.
Rate:  $50 for single occupancy; $80 for double.

The Poppy is a very comfortable, sweet & spacious room to share with a friend, offering both a double bed and a twin bed, in bunk bed style. Bonus: The Poppy also has a loft with a sky light, perfect for meditation and/or yoga.
Rate: The double bed rents for $40/night and the twin for $35/night.

The Clematis is similar to The Poppy, offering both a double bed and a twin bed, in bunk bed style.
Rate: The double bed rents for $40/night and the twin for $35/nite. 

Cedar Moon Cottage
Phone: 360.579.2399
Cost: $89 per night
Vacation rental for the summer. Cost is $89 per night plus tax, two night minimum – a screaming deal for Whidbey in beautiful Maxwelton Valley. We would appreciate any referrals from family and friends this summer! Ideally suited for one couple or a couple with children. Please see our website for further information or contact Jim & Kathryn O’Brien by email or phone.

The Saratoga Inn
201 Cascade Avenue in Langley
Phone: 360.221.5801
Discounts: 10% off during the summertime (June 15 – October 1). During the winter months (October 1 – June 15), $10 off.
Find the atmosphere of the Saratoga Inn comfortable, like an old shoe. Enjoy the refreshing views and beauty of the Cascade Mountains and the Saratoga Passage from the privacy of your room or in a friendly common area, which includes an old-fashioned porch complete with rockers for sharing some simple "porch talk". Gather in the "Commons" for a delightful Saratoga Inn breakfast before heading off to your workshop. You might even consider staying an extra day to enjoy a day of hiking, biking, boating, kayaking, whalewatching or strolling through the artisan seaside town of Langley.

The Inn at Langley
Address: 201 Cascade Avenue in Langley
Phone: 360.221.3033
Discounts: 10% off, 25% off Monday - Thursday September - June,  and 25% off Monday - Wednesday July & August
This inn is situated by the ocean in downtown Langley. In addition to a restaurant, The Inn at Langley features a full-service spa. Other amenities include massage/treatment rooms and a meeting/conference room. All guestrooms feature jetted bathtubs and include balconies and fireplaces.

Country Cottage of Langley
215 Sixth Street in Langley
Phone: 800.713.3860; ask for Jacki or Tom
Discounts: 15% discount is available for registered WIFAS students.
Stay in one of our romantic private cottages. Each cottage has a private entrance, water view, and private deck Jacuzzis and fireplaces are available in three of our cottages.

Sunlight Shores Island House
Phone: 425.391.7746
Best location on Whidbey for this designer decorated Sunlight Shores Island House. This uncluttered retreat is a ten minute drive from the ferry, yet a world away from the daily grind. Sunlight Shores Island House is located near many fun Whidbey activities. The quaint town of Langley is less than five miles away with adorable shops and great restaurants. Nearby Bayview offers a beautiful nursery, stores, gallery space, huge outdoors chess set, bike shop (rentals available) and a Saturday farmer’s market in the summer. Additionally there are island gardens to tour, a lovely golf course to play, fantastic bike rides and the Whidbey Island Kayaking Company is just down the street (for guided Kayak tours). And if you are unfamiliar with the Island, we will happily provide "concierge service" as part of our offering if you would like.

Goss Lake View Cabin
Phone: 360.321.2130
Price: See website for current pricing
Discounts: 10 % discount for students during workshops
Goss Lake View Cabin ("Dolly Mops") is a charming private cabin nestled in tall cedar trees on the shores of beautiful Goss Lake. Located at the end of a quiet private road, with few neighbors, on a bit of a bluff. There are lovely views from every room (and the hot tub). The lake shimmers in the light from the living/dining room windows or filters through the trees from the latex bed in the upstairs bedroom.

“The Whidbey Island Getaway”
Phone: 360.321.2613
Price: $130 per night, based on double occupancy, 2-night minimum $10/per additional person, $700/week. Taxes included.
Come stay in your own vacation apartment on Whidbey Island, only a short walk from beautiful Double Bluff Beach. Bring your binoculars- you will be across from Deer Lagoon, where you will see and hear Bald Eagles, Great Blue Herons, Bitterns, and more! Our self-catering vacation rental has a full kitchen, a bedroom, a TV room with convertible beds, plus living room, dining area, and bathroom. Comfortably sleeps 4 – 6. Longer-term stays can also be arranged. And, we’re pet friendly!

The Barn at Langley
Phone: 206.595.5817
Authentic old barn two blocks from downtown Langley completely rebuilt into a stylish, open floor plan residence. Hardwood floors throughout the main floor. Ceilings in main room are at least 18-feet high. Large main room opens through lovely french doors to large patio including dining table to enjoy outdoor living. Beautiful gardens. Concrete counter tops and high quality stainless steel appliances (including Bosch dishwasher) for the vacationing cook. Cozy propane fireplace set in a modern concrete wall. Sparse and tasteful furniture, including an iron-framed sofa loaded with pillows. The master bedroom has a balcony that has a peek-a-boo view of Camano Island, Mt. Baker, and Puget Sound.

"Raven Room" Guest Suite
Downtown Langley Waterview
Contact: Sharen & Simon
Price:  $120
Please sign up via Airbnb, you can ask for a discount for WIFAS students.
Wonderful in-town, water view RAVEN ROOM GUEST SUITE enjoys a private entrance and three rooms: bedroom, sitting room/library and private bathroom. Queen bed, free wi-fi and TV. Coffee, tea and muffins. See this short-term rental on

Darling Beach Cottage
Phone: 360.969.5827
Price: $300 per night - 4-night minimum $50/per additional person, $2100/week.
We have lovingly restored our family’s 1917 fishing cabin back to its authentic island luster.  Perfect for two.  Our cottage offers two bedrooms (queen and full size hotel quality beds).  Beautifully appointed, single bath with an additional outdoor shower and wireless Internet. We have two vintage beach cruisers for your country mile ride into town or you can take the sandy route and fill your pockets with beach glass. Heirloom raspberry patch surrounds a private patio perfect for en plein air and other artistic contemplating.  No pets other than the whales, otters, and a bald eagle family that also call our cottage home.  Naps and reading strongly encouraged.

South Whidbey Island Rental
Phone: 360.579.1021
Price: $75 per night, single or double occupancy
We have a very cute apartment for rent on beautiful Bailey Road. Full kitchen, living room, dining area, large bedroom & bath. Bikes Available for a ride to Maxwelton Beach (3 miles). Covered patio to enjoy view of forest, garden, and a few cackling hens.

South Whidbey Suite Retreat
Contact: Ronni
Phone: 360.579.3070 or 831.359.5933
Price: $150 per night, discount for more than four nights
A very sweet suite in artistic NW style; includes WIFI, large 2bd 1.5ba plus wide open full kitchen/dining/living room, great views of Puget Sound and Olympic Mountains, bunnies & deer abound, 15 min. to Langley and beyond, and cool hiking trail right out your backdoor. Access to beach suite is part of larger home, very private & separate, owner lives in smaller suite w/3 kitties (We are quiet as mice!).

Vacation Rental in Clinton
Contact: Maury or Donna
Email: or
Phone: 360.341.1860, 512.750.2117, or 512.632.1575

The Carriage House in Langley
Contact: Susanne Paulson
Phone: 360.221.8173
The Carriage House invites guests for a longer stay. Its broad windows, French doors, and balcony showcase peaceful views of Mount Baker, Camano Island, and leisurely summer sailboats cruising in the waters of Saratoga Passages. Soft leather sofas gathered around a blue-tiled firepalce and well-stocked bookshelves crate a yearning for time to spend with a good book and a bowl of popcorn. THe Carriage House provides a gourmet kitchen, television, DVD, a surround sound stereo system. Two spacious bedrooms and bathes make the Carriage House your home away from home.

Double Bluff Beach Club
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Prices: See website
Enjoy breathtaking views of Puget Sound, Mount Rainier, the Seattle skyline and the North Cascades from this cozy, two-story beach cabin. This unique property -- Double Bluff Beach Club -- boasts 200 feet of no-bank waterfront on over three acres of beach. Meander 1/4 mile down a private drive and ascend stone stairs to this piece of paradise perched about the trees all from your private cabin with 2 Bedrooms + Bunkroom, 2 Baths (Sleeps 8).

Small Apartment w/Private Entrance
Price: $90/night
Have your own quarters in this Scandinavian designed space. Private entrance, located on three acres with a vegetable garden, barn and chickens. Downtown Langley is just a ten-minute walk away. Separate bedroom with queen bed; living area with gas fireplace, sofa, mini-fridge, microwave and coffee maker; bathroom with shower; WiFi but no TV. Ideal for one person, two if you enjoy sharing a bed!

Sandy Point House
Phone: 206-979-5871
Price: $300/night
Miles of private sugar sand beach. Caretaker on site. Three-bedroom, one bath, avail Sept through May.
Cleaning fee of $50.00

Camping @ the Fairgrounds
Contact: Melene Thompson
For campgrounds right by our workshop building.

Great Studio with a View
Contact: Susan Jensen
A great studio with a great view, full kitchen and bath, private beach, swimming pool on the beach in the summers and tennis courts. .It is about 10 minutes from Langley by car. For a WIFAS discount: email directly Susan Jensen @

Maple Cove Beach House
Contact: Debra Rack
Phone: 425-802-2352
1.5 mi from the studio just off Sandy Point Rd. It accommodates up to 6 guests and is a very bright, spacious 3bd waterfront home that has everything one needs while away from home as well as a lot of artistic inspiration.