Bremerton is another of the amazing places to visit that sit across the water from Seattle. There’s a lot to do and see there and it would be very easy to spend a weekend in this fun little city. Among the long list of things to see and do there are the Puget Sound Navy Museum, Bremerton Bug Museum, Aurora Valentinetti Puppet Museum, Kitsap Forest Theater, Harborside Fountain Park, Elandan Gardens, Illahee State Park, Purple Scent Lavender Farm, and more. Because of the easy access back and forth across the water, provided by the Washington State Ferries, you can also use Bremerton as a home base when visiting Seattle. Doing this allows you the added benefit of an enjoyable ferry ride too.
If you’re planning on visiting Bremerton, the surrounding area, or using it as a headquarters for a longer visit to the Seattle area, here are three great places to stay.
Hampton Inn & Suites
The Hampton Inn & Suites has everything you need to make sure your stay in Bremerton is all that you want it to be. It is located right down along the waterfront and is the closest lodging possible to the Washington State Ferry terminal. Walk down and check out the Bremerton Marina, find an interesting place to eat, or watch the ferry and other ships come in and out of port. Many of the most popular attractions in Bremerton are within walking distance of the Hampton Inn & Suites. Other attractions located further away can easily be reached by car too. Whether you’re in town to enjoy what’s there or hoping to use it as a base of operations while visiting Seattle, the Hampton Inn & Suites in Bremerton could be the spot for you.
Fairfield Inn & Suites
When you stay at the Fairfield Inn & Suites in Bremerton you are in for a top notch stay. Also located right on the waterfront, this is the closest you can get to the naval destroyer USS Turner Joy, a floating museum that is one of the top things to see in Bremerton. In fact, with a room viewing the water you might even be able to look right out on this historic ship. The Fairfield Inn & Suites also has everything else you need too like closeness to restaurants, within walking distance of the marina, a pool, and easy access to the ferry terminal. Whether you’re looking to get out and about during your time in Bremerton or enjoy some time hidden away in your room, the Fairfield Inn & Suites could be just what you’re wanting.
Bird’s-Eye View Bed & Breakfast
Located north from Bremerton, across Porth Washington Narrows, the Bird’s Eye View Bed & Breakfast is a little out of the way and really gives you the feeling of being secluded and out on your own. It’s a very easy drive to get to any of the local attractions, including the Bremerton Waterfront, naval museum, USS Turner Joy, Kitsap Mall, plus the nearby communities of Silverdale, Bangor, and Poulsbo. If you’re looking to explore the area further out, you’ll also be closer to finding your way to Port Angeles, Sequim, Port Townsend and attractions like Hurricane Ridge, the Olympic Game Farm, and Fort Worden and Fort Townsend state parks. Back at the inn though, be prepared to enjoy the finest in comfort in your room and the finest food when it’s breakfast time. All the comforts of home and all you could ask for in the surroundings you’ll find yourself in when visiting the Bremerton area. The Bird’s-Eye View Bed & Breakfast will be a very memorable place to lay your head.
Bremerton has a lot more than most people think when it comes to finding a pleasant atmosphere and fun things to see and do. Should you add it to your list of places to visit, any of the three lodging options listed above could make your time there absolutely complete.