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Fairhaven Historic District

1100 Harris Ave, Bellingham, WA 98225-7037
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Great part of town

A very nice part of town to just stroll and window shop. Have a great lunch or dinner in one of the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Anacortes, Washington
fabulous little town

Feels like times gone by! A great little town.I definately would try the homemade ice cream... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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The Historic Fairhaven District is a quaint, charming community full of boutiques, shops, spas and restaurants. It's located in Bellingham, WA on the south side of town, north of Seattle and south of Vancouver, BC. It's surrounded by miles of hiking and biking trails with beautiful views of the bay. It has a little of everything for the entire family. It's great for a day trip or a long relaxing weekend!
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  • Very good30%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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1100 Harris Ave, Bellingham, WA 98225-7037
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A very nice part of town to just stroll and window shop. Have a great lunch or dinner in one of the many restaurants or pubs. Very nice neighborhood and people.

Thank sakl453
Reviewed 6 days ago

Feels like times gone by! A great little town.I definately would try the homemade ice cream shop.Lots of darling little places to explore. And an Aveda Hair Salon.

Thank elainevedette
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fairhaven is a real jewel. A mix between old and new. From fine dining to coffee shops everything you could want. Many stores to shop and browse from. Weekend always have something for the family to do. Summertime is time for the Saturday night movie...More

Thank 1jacopp
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fair haven district is great place to bring friends visiting to the area. Lots of delicious food and adorable shops. Looking for unique gifts? Go to Fairhaven! Parking can be a bear, so carpool if possible.

Thank gibbcat
Reviewed 1 week ago

If we go to Bellingham we never miss Fairhaven Historic District. Great shops and restaurants in a friendly safe walking district along with shop nice historic buildings.

Thank LeonNoel7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are lots of interesting unique shops, great food, and good scenery. We travel here 3-4 times a year.

Thank Slow-travel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great place to spend a day, wandering around the lovely little shops and checking out the bookstore.

Thank laurallee2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a sweet little historic district to walk around, shop, eat, visit galleries and bookstores, and of course, a variety of coffee shops. There is a wonderful dock-like pedestrian walkway that goes over the water for a wonderful and scenic stroll, and you can see...More

1  Thank Nancy C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful old buildings, great independent bookstore, lots of cafes and restaurants for hanging out. Very nice for a walk combined with the walkway down to Boulevard Park.

Thank SadieMT
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of great shops to explore. I need to come back and spend more time here though. A few hours is not enough! The old brick buildings are beautiful.

Thank Darci B
Nearby Restaurants
Skylarks Hidden Cafe
392 reviews
.08 km away
Colophon Cafe
237 reviews
.02 km away
Avenue Bread & Cafe
94 reviews
.09 km away
Sirena Gelato Shop
85 reviews
.11 km away
Nearby Attractions
Boulevard Park
214 reviews
1.21 km away
South Bay Trail
48 reviews
.60 km away
Sehome Hill Arboretum
46 reviews
1.51 km away
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18 October 2017|
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Response from Tammie663 | Reviewed this property |
Most of Fairhaven is on a hill. My suggestion would be to park on the lower end. Work your way upwards, visiting shops as you go. Then cross the street and work your way down, back towards your vehicle. Unless you are in... More
30 July 2017|
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Response from NancyColville_WA | Reviewed this property |
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