Clinton is a small town on the southern tip of Whidbey Island, Washington. Much of the village is located on a high bluff with views of Saratoga Passage on Puget Sound. Other parts of the community are at sea level.
Clinton is especially loved for any lake-related activities. Fishing, swimming, boating, relaxing on the beach, it is all possible. The surroundings are also great for treks and bicycle rides.
The best beach in Clinton is said to be Maxwelton Beach, thanks to its sandy beaches and shallow water. The 4th of July Parade, which is set on the beachfront, is especially popular among visitors from all over the Puget Sound.
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The most common form of lodging in Clinton are bed and breakfasts. Here are some of the best hotel deals for your stay in Clinton.
Harbor Inn is centrally located on Whidbey Island, between Holmes Harbor Golf Club and Useless Bay Golf & Country Club. The hotel rooms include a refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker, and free toiletries. The hotel also offers free Wi-Fi, picnic area, and a front desk.
Arbor Rouge Cottage is a three-star bed and breakfast opposite the street from Deer Lake. The free breakfast, free Wi-Fi, fireplace, garden, and barbecue grills make you feel at home as soon as you step through the door. If you're driving, there is also free parking.
A stay at The Inn at Langley places you right at the coast of Whidbey Island. The 3-star accommodation offers free breakfast, free parking, free Wi-Fi, restaurant, full-service spa, and rooms with fireplaces and balconies.
The 3-star adults-only bed and breakfast Comforts of Whidbey is attached to a winery and right on the banks of the lake. The hotel offers free breakfast, free WiFi, terrace, free parking, free toiletries, and bathrobes. The free manager's reception gives you a chance to meet other guests.
In case you want to stay near Whidbey Island, but would rather take the ferry to Clinton than a car, the 3-star TownePlace Suites by Marriott Seattle Everett/Mukilteo is another option. The hotel has free breakfast, free WiFi, free parking, a fitness center, spa tub, and seasonal outdoor swimming pool. The rooms have airconditioning and kitchenettes.
The nearest airport is Snohomish County - Paine Field Airport, at 45 minutes from Clinton (including the ferry ride). The nearest international airport is Bellingham International Airport, at a 1 hour and 45 minute drive from Clinton. If you have booked a late arrival or early departure, you may want to book a hotel near the airport for your convenience.