Privacy seekers will love the Lightkeeper’s Cottage (206 Carlsborg Rd., 360/681-2055, $125 d), a self-contained one-bedroom cottage with a full kitchen on a secluded, quiet property just west of Sequim.
Sequim Bay Lodge (1788 Hwy. 101 E, 360/683-0691 or 800/622-0691, www.sequimbaylodge.com, $90–150 s or d), three miles east of town, has an outdoor pool and hot tub.
Dungeness Bay Cottages (140 Marine Dr., 360/683-3013 or 888/683-3013, www.dungenessbay.com, $120–170 d) is five miles north of town along the bay and has five cottages with full kitchens on a private beach.
East of Sequim, find Sunset Marine Resort (40 Buzzard Ridge Rd., Blyn, 360/681-4166, www.sunsetmarineresort.com, $125–215 d), where generally pet-friendly six-person cabins with kitchens are spread over cliffs and grassy shorelines.
Groveland Cottage (4861 Sequim-Dungeness Way, 360/683-3565 or 800/879-8859, www.grovelandcottage.com, $110–155 s or d) is a century-old house with a large lawn and pond five miles north of Sequim. Inside are five whimsical guest rooms with private or shared baths.
© Ericka Chickowski from Moon Washington, 8th edition