Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Mount Vernon

The area's festivals and theatre scene are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Mount Vernon. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the shopping, restaurants and whale watching. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Mount Vernon

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Mount Vernon has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Tulip Valley Winery (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Eagle Haven Winery (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Absolute Air Park (19.7 mi / 31.6 km)
  • Lake Padden Golf Course (20.4 mi / 32.8 km)
  • Gleneagle Golf Course (20.6 mi / 33.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Mount Vernon

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Mount Vernon is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Little Mountain Park (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Roozengaarde (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Pioneer Park (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Bay View State Park (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Dugualla State Park (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Cap Sante Park (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)

Transport options to and around Mount Vernon

Fly into Bellingham, WA (BLI-Bellingham Intl.), the closest airport, located 27.5 mi (44.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Lopez Island, WA (LPS), which is 27.8 mi (44.7 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station serving the city is Mount Vernon Station.

Where to stay near Mount Vernon?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 179 holiday rentals near Mount Vernon. From 115 Houses to 34 Cottages, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Mount Vernon for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Little Mountain Park: 232 holiday rentals
  • Mount Vernon Station: 235 holiday rentals
  • Tulip Valley Winery: 239 holiday rentals
  • Roozengaarde: 271 holiday rentals
  • Bay View State Park: 327 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Mount Vernon listed on HomeAway 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 Mount Vernon?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 115 Houses in Mount Vernon. Our other popular types of Mount Vernon holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 34 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 34 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 34 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Mount Vernon?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Mount Vernon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.