Washington’s Best Kept Secret: Bainbridge Island

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Bainbridge Island View

Outside of Washington, very few people are aware that this beautiful little island even exists! Perfect as a day trip from Seattle, or as a quick and inexpensive family getaway, Bainbridge Island boasts adventurous sandy beaches, shops and restaurants of many types, and picture perfect cozy homes.

From Seattle, you can hop on a 45 minute ferry ride straight over to Bainbridge Island.

Seattle Ferry

Bainbridge ferry


Things to do on Bainbridge Island include:

Spending the day at Fay Bainbridge Park, walking around the quaint downtown area where there are all types of shops and restaurants, a walking tour of the waterfront trail, exploring Lytle Beach, and getting some of the best gelato in Washington!!! 


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Fay Bainbridge Park

Fay Bainbridge Park 1

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For kids, Battle Point Park is a must, and for people who love to fish, Point White Pier is where it’s at.


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Bainbridge Port Walk

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Island view

 Don’t forget to stop at  Gelarto  for some delicious gelato and some of the friendliest owners ever!

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Gelato on Bainbridge

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View of Seattle

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