Destination guide

Delight in the waterfront landscape of Port Townsend

The area's history and entertainment are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Port Townsend. This city's boating, shopping and cafes draw many visitors. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Port Townsend

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Port Townsend a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Port Townsend Golf Club (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Port Ludlow Golf Club (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Olympic Game Farm (18 mi / 29 km)
  • Sawdust Hill Alpaca Farm (23.7 mi / 38.1 km)

Seasonal weather in Port Townsend

Travellers enjoy Port Townsend for its boating. If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 22°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Port Townsend

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Port Townsend is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Chetzemoka Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Kah Tai Lagoon Nature Park (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Fort Worden State Park (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Fort Flagler State Park (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Fort Townsend State Park (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Fort Casey State Park (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Port Townsend

Fly into Everett, WA (PAE-Snohomish County - Paine Field), the closest airport, located 26.3 mi (42.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Lopez Island, WA (LPS), which is 26.9 mi (43.3 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Port Townsend?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 285 holiday rentals around Port Townsend. From 171 Houses to 48 Cabins, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Port Townsend is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Port Townsend?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Port Townsend. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Point Wilson Lighthouse: 625 holiday rentals
  • Kelly Art Deco Light Museum: 612 holiday rentals
  • Kah Tai Lagoon Nature Park: 630 holiday rentals
  • Port Townsend Marine Science Center: 626 holiday rentals
  • Rose Theatre: 642 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Port Townsend listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Port Townsend?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 171 Houses in Port Townsend. Our other popular types of Port Townsend holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 48 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 48 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 48 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Condos/Apartments and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Port Townsend?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 31 holiday homes with pool available in Port Townsend. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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