The Orcas Hotel creates a carefree destination for traveling to Orcas Island. Easy walk on and walk-off ferry access. You can leave your car on the mainland and avoid long ferry waits. Across the street from the hotel you can rent a car or moped for island touring.
How to get here -
Directions from Seattle and Sea Tac airport:Take Interstate 5 north to Exit 230 (highway 20). Follow the signs to Anacortes/San Juan Ferry. Proceed west on Highway 20 to Anacortes and again follow the signs to the ferry landing. Allow about 2 hours from Sea Tac airport. Once you land on Orcas Island you will see the Hotel.The ferry schedule can be found at:
Orcas offers outdoor activites such as whale-watch cruises, biplane rides, golf, bicycling, kayaking and horseback riding, as well as quaint shops and art galleries.
The heart of Orcas Island is the 5,252 acre Moran State Park. Located within the park is Mount Constitution, 2,409 feet above sea level and the highest point in the San Juan Islands. The offers a stunning 360-degree view of islands and mountains from Canada to Seattle. Moran has 30 miles of trails, lakes and waterfalls.