Fodor's Expert Review Silver Reef Hotel Casino and Spa

4876 Haxton Way, Ferndale, Washington, 98248, USA

This modern casino hotel just outside the small town of Ferndale—10 miles northwest of Bellingham—has spacious and well-maintained rooms and a slew of amenities that include a full-service spa, an indoor pool, slots and table games, a showroom, and nearly a dozen restaurants and bars. Accommodations have brightly colored Native American–inspired prints and fabrics, and good-sized bathrooms. Among the dining options, the Steak House serves lavishly prepared filet mignon, veal chops, and seafood.

PROS

  • lots of entertainment and dining options on-site
  • pretty favorable rates considering the nice rooms

CONS

  • a 20-minute drive from downtown Bellingham
  • casino vibe not for everyone
  • many rooms face a large parking lot

QUICK FACTS

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Countryside
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HOTEL INFO

Phones: 866-383–0777 | 360-543–7169

HOTEL DETAILS

199 rooms, 5 suites
Rate Includes: No meals

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