Four Hour Guaranteed Whale Watching Tour
Our four-hour whale watching tour is the perfect trip for visitors and travelers with a busy schedule! Departs from Port Townsend. Seek out orcas, humpbacks, and minke whales on a guaranteed whale watching experience in the San Juan Islands. Tour includes a complimentary bag lunch and Puget Sound Express’s famous blueberry buckle. Be sure to specify your preferred tour date on your reservation. Note: If you don’t see whales, you can rebook for the next cruise or receive a voucher for a cruise on a later date. Vouchers never expire. 10:00 tours are available April 26 – October 22 2:30 PM tours are available June 25 – September 4.
All Day Whale Watching Tour
This signature tour with the Puget Sound Express is a daylong cruise that combines orca watching with an on-board naturalist and a tour of the beautiful San Juan Islands. Spend two hours in the town of Friday Harbor for shopping, island cuisine, and sightseeing with half-price admission to the Whale Museum and a complimentary Puget Sound Express bottomless coffee mug. In addition to orcas, you may also see minke whales, Stellar and California sea lions or Dall’s porpoises. Tour departs from Port Townsend at 9 AM, so we will provide you with a hearty complimentary breakfast-to-go. Be sure to specify your preferred tour date on your reservation. All Day tours are available May 7 – September 24.
Gray Whale Tour
Each spring, majestic gray whales migrate from the warmer southern waters to Alaska. During this migration, they take a detour into the Strait of Juan de Fuca and the Puget Sound to feast on the robust shrimp population around the islands, giving our guests an opportunity to experience these massive creatures. Puget Sound Express is well-respected for their whale watching tours, and they offer our guests a complimentary bag lunch and their famous Blueberry Buckle. Tour requires a minimum of 15 passengers. Your money will be refunded if the tour is cancelled. This 10 AM departure tour is available March 5 – April 25.
Surrounded by a lavender farm, our guests enjoy a variety of lavender-inspired and lavender-infused culinary delights. Now you have the opportunity to learn first-hand from our chef how to create your own gourmet lavender dishes as well as how to incorporate teas and other spices into your baking and cooking. Offered on select weekends throughout our quieter season, you will be given a hands-on culinary experience that encompasses your entire stay. From your arrival on Friday evening until checkout on Sunday morning, indulge in an amazing culinary adventure. Space is limited to five rooms, so bring your spouse or a friend and book your room right away. The next adventure is November 2 and 3, 2018. If you can’t participate in this one, check back later in November for the next available dates.
George Washington Inn is conveniently located between Sequim and Port Angeles with easy access to the Olympic Discovery Trail – a paved and well-maintained cyclist’s dream trail that offers spectacular views of both snow-capped mountains and the Strait of Juan de Fuca. From the Inn, cycle toward Sequim on a relatively flat grade, traversing pastures and crossing local streams. Cycle toward Port Angeles through wooded areas and along the waterfront with a greater degree of challenge. Through arrangements with a local bike shop, this package includes delivery and all-day rental of two bikes and helmets for the day of your choice during your stay at the inn.
Coffee Lover’s Package – $30.00
A 12-oz bag of our own George Washington Coffee, roasted on site in small batches, and your choice of a plum or burgundy 10-oz custom Deneen Pottery mug.
Small Lavender Package – $25.00
An assortment of travel-size lavender products, perfect for use during your stay as well as to take home with you. Products may vary.
Large Lavender Basket – $50.00
An assortment of lavender bath & body and culinary products packaged in a gift basket.
Snack Package – $20.00
A generous selection of fruit and snacks – perfect for a late-evening arrival, a daytime hike, or your trip home. Be sure to let us know about any food allergies when purchasing.