Green Gables Inn B&B (922 Bonsella, 509/525-5501 or 888/525-5501, www.greengablesinn.com, $154–192 s or d) is located in a beautiful 1909 Craftsman mansion along a tree-lined street. The five guest rooms all have private baths, and each has a theme based on L. M. Montogomery’s Anne of Green Gables. A full gourmet breakfast is served.
The elegant Marcus Whitman Hotel and Conference Center (6 W. Rose St., 509/525-2200 or 866/826-9422, www.marcuswhitmanhotel.com, $169–194 s or d) first opened in 1927. After a major renovation, the 127-room hotel is once again Walla Walla’s premier lodging choice, with 22 suites also available.
The Fat Duck Inn (527 Catherine, 509/526-3825 or 888/526-871, http://fatduckinn.com, $165–185 d) is a smartly decorated Craftsman cottage offering four suites and a gourmet breakfast. Amenities include a complimentary wine hour, with tastings of local vintages and the option of enjoying a delicious dinner right in its dining room for an additional charge. Well-behaved dogs are welcomed with prior arrangements.
© Ericka Chickowski from Moon Washington, 8th edition