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The Olympic Peninsula offers an array of lodging options, from Cape Cod-style cottages and rustic cabins to mid-range motels, timber-lined lodges, and Victorian-mansions-turned-bed-and-breakfasts, complete with claw-foot tubs, multicourse morning meals, and innkeepers dressed in turn-of-the-twentieth-century garb. Many offer beach access or views of the water or mountains. Holidays and during festivals
Holidays and during festivals are when it's most difficult to find rooms. Winter and shoulder seasons typically offer the most economical price points. Skiers, snowboarders, and day-hikers headed to Hurricane Ridge might opt to use Port Angeles as their home base. For foodies, history buffs, and maritime enthusiasts, Port Townsend offers numerous Victorian-themed B&Bs and hotels as well as inns and motels with bay views. Those seeking peace and quite might consider accommodations in Sequim. The Washington Coast and Long Beach Peninsula are the best destinations for winter storm watchers and beachcombers.