About Whidbey Island

With a thriving arts community, beautiful natural scenery, and restaurants serving up delicious local seafood, the popular destination of Whidbey Island has it all! Explore the historic Deception Pass along Oak Harbor, shop in the trendy boutiques in Coupeville, or enjoy fine dining in the restaurants throughout Langley.

While you're on Whidbey Island, be sure to also make time for some of these must-see attractions and destinations:

  • Whidbey Island Scenic Isle Way: The beautiful lake views and native wildlife along this scenic byway offer unforgettable views for the whole family.
  • Cama Beach State Park: This immensely popular local park has plenty of options for fishing, hiking, and camping.
  • Go Whale Watching: There are several local companies that offer whale watching expeditions along the Puget Sound, giving you the chance to see these amazing animals up close.
  • Meerkerk Gardens: With over 10 acres of gardens, five acres of trails, and 43 acres of nature preserve, it's easy to spend quite a bit of time at this beautiful destination.

There's something taking place most nights of the week on Whidbey Island and the annual events and festivals held throughout the year often turn into massive parties that bring the whole community together. Sample the delicious local seafood on the island during the Penn Cove Mussel Fest in March, enjoy the games and fireworks over the harbor during Celebrate America in July, or cheer on the bike riders competing in the Tour de Whidbey in September.

The rental homes available throughout Whidbey Island can easily accommodate large groups of people and cater to all budget types. Whether you're looking for a picturesque home that would be perfect as a wedding venue or a cozy cabin just steps from the beach, there's a vacation rental that will put you exactly where you want to be on this amazing island.