Directions from the Orcas Ferry Terminal

Drive or bike from the Orcas Ferry Landing to Eastsound Suites

The Anacortes Ferry Terminal offers daily sailings to Orcas Island.

Once you arrive:

  • TURN LEFT upon exiting the ferry and follow signs to Eastsound Village. Stay on Orcas Road (also called Horseshoe Hwy.) for about 8 miles.
  • TURN RIGHT onto Main St. to enter Eastsound Village; there is a Washington Federal Bank at the turn. You will be heading east with the waterfront on your right. 
  • TURN LEFT at the stop sign onto North Beach Road. The Brown Bear Bakery will be on your left. Note: Eastsound Suites (building is green/grey with white trim) is next to the Brown Bear Bakery.
  • TURN LEFT again in about 100 yards into first parking lot on the left. Go to the back of the lot and turn left, continue to the edge and turn left again into the parking lot behind Eastsound Suites.
  • Reserved guest parking in rear of building.


Options for travel to Orcas Island

Getting to Orcas Island by ferry & other options

Sail to Orcas on the Washington State Ferry

The Ferry Terminal serving the San Juan Islands is located in Anacortes, Washington, about 80 miles north of Seattle. From I-5, take Exit 230 (Hwy. 20) and head west to Anacortes. Follow the signs to the San Juan Islands Ferry Terminal (approx. 30 mins from exit 230). You may bring your car, bike, or simply walk-on the ferry to Orcas Island.

  • Vehicle reservations. If you plan to bring a car to the island, reservations for both departure and return are recommended— especially in the high season. Washington State Ferry reservations are available according to travel date. For ferry schedule information and vehicle reservations, please visit:
  • Walk-on or bring a bike. No reservations required. For on-island taxi, shuttle and car rental options, visit the Orcas Chamber website:

Other options

For information on flying to Orcas or chartering a boat, visit the Orcas Island Chamber of Commerce website:


Eastsound Suites Vacation Rentals

269 Main Street, Eastsound, Washington 98245, United States

(360) 376-2887