Discover a selection of 500 vacation rentals in Bainbridge Island, WA that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including WiFi and swimming pools. Prices start at $160 per night, and houses and cottages are popular options for a stay in Bainbridge Island. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Travel to trendy Bainbridge Island

The island views and forests create a pretty picture of Bainbridge Island. Well known for its restaurants, boating and rowing, this trendy city won't disappoint. Seattle Cruise Ship Terminal 91 and Space Needle are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Things to do

An island of arts, artifacts, and artisan wineries

There's more to Bainbridge Island than wineries and gardens. The Bainbridge Island Museum of Art explores the island's art-and-craft beginnings, while the quirky Bainbridge Island Historical Museum delves into its early years. Housed in a 1908 schoolhouse, see Ansel Adams' rare photos of Manzanar, artifacts from Native American lore, and an exhibition about Japanese/American internment. There's also plenty of hands-on exhibits for kids, a well as a museum shop, which is always popular with younger historians.

Activities

It's blooming lovely on Bainbridge Island

Bainbridge Island offers plenty of activities, from hiking and biking to wining and dining. But many people come to explore the island's beautiful greenbelt. One of Bainbridge Island's most popular spots is the Bloedel Reserve, a sprawling woodland with formal Japanese gardens. Doze under the 150-year-old maple tree or romp through the Moss Garden, which has a soft mossy floor grown from 40 different species of moss. Choose a well-located Bainbridge Island vacation rental, and you can indulge in the island's natural attractions, as well its more liquid delights.

Weather

Summers in Seattle are an island delight

Don't come expecting year-round sunshine, Bainbridge Island has a mild, marine climate not unlike San Francisco. And like the Bay area, Bainbridge Island is no stranger to overcast days. The summer is the most popular time to visit, when long sunny days dominate and temperatures regularly reach a pleasant 60-70°F, and Bainbridge Island vacation rentals are booked in advance. In late fall and winter, the mercury drops dramatically, yet Bainbridge Island's marine climate keeps snowfall to a manageable 4 inches.

Natural features

Bainbridge Island is heaven for hikers

Set in the heart of the Puget Sound, and surrounded by the Cascade Mountain Range, Bainbridge Island is the perfect example of mountains meeting the coast. Blessed with a heap of natural beauty, it's remarkably easy to find a forest escape from your Bainbridge Island vacation rental. One of the real hotspots for hikers is Gazzam Lake Nature Preserve, a 444-acre forest, lake, and wetland area. Spend endless days exploring the many woodland trails which criss-cross the island, or visit the 13-acre wetland, which is home to many species of waterfowl.

How to get there

Transportation options to and around Bainbridge Island

The nearest airport is in Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEA), located 16.2 mi (26 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Seattle, WA (LKE-Lake Union Seaplane Base), which is 8.6 mi (13.8 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Bainbridge Island?

Chic villas, tranquil houseboats and quaint cottages — everyone's dream getaway is different. Whatever you're into, you're sure to find something to tantalize you among our top vacation rentals in Bainbridge Island:

  • "South Beach Cozy Cottage - Waterfront Perfection": This Pacific States retreat offers 2 bedrooms and is highly rated among visitors. Amenities such as a balcony and free toiletries help make your stay an enjoyable one.
  • "Best Beach Suite, Stunning Views And Closest To Winslow": Located in Puget Sound, this home away from home has 1 bedroom and plenty of handy amenities. On-site car rental services and a fitness facility are just a couple you'll find here.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Bainbridge Island vacation rental for you.

Can I find log cabins to rent in or near Bainbridge Island?

Vrbo has some charming log cabins available in and around Bainbridge Island. Enjoy the rustic cabin experience while vacationing in the middle of nature at either of these popular options:

  • "Nordic Log Cabin Near Kiana/poulsbo: Classic Hygge" has everything you need for a relaxed vacation, including a nearby beach and nearby museums. After you've settled in, get out and about and enjoy the picturesque scenery.
  • Bring a few pals with you or snuggle up with your partner at "Custom, Spacious Lake - Front Log Cabin Estate With Western Exposure Mountain View". A nearby waterfront and off-street parking options are some of the many amenities you'll find at this sought-after option.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Bainbridge Island?

If you've been busier than a squirrel in a nut factory, you deserve a break for a few glorious days. Leave the office early on Friday and head for one of these weekend getaways in or near Bainbridge Island:

  • "Stunning Water - Mountain View At The Edgewater Bluff Retreat" is perfect for a weekend of enjoyment and rest. It offers convenient amenities, such as free WiFi and a fridge, and is located roughly 14 miles to the northwest of Bainbridge Island.
  • "Rare Find - Waterfront Beal Beach House" is another superb option. It's located around 20 miles to the north of Bainbridge Island and comes with a restaurant dining guide, games and more.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Bainbridge Island?

Studio apartments may be small in size, but they sure do pack a punch when it comes to convenience and location. Put your bags down at one of these top studio apartments in and around Bainbridge Island:

  • One of our favorite picks is "Best Beach Suite, Stunning Views And Closest To Winslow". Book a few nights or more at this popular stay and you'll have access to a beach and a hair dryer.
  • Alternatively, use "A Little Piece Of Paradise 30 Minutes From Seattle" as a base to tick off the best sights around you. This cozy home away from home offers winery tours, a washing machine and more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Bainbridge Island?

Whether you're after a small apartment just for you or a townhouse big enough for the whole family, short-term rentals are easy to find in and around Bainbridge Island. These retreats make a comfortable base for a quick trip:

  • Close to the center of Bainbridge Island, "End Of The Point - Main House" rolls out the welcome mat for short-term guests. When you're not kicking back in your comfortable digs, get out and discover what's around you.
  • Another great option is "Puget Sound Beachfront Cabin Near Gig Harbor". Round up your crew and enjoy a comfy stay near the heart of Bainbridge Island.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Bainbridge Island?

Forget about flowers and chocolates. Sometimes all you need is to get away for a weekend, just the two of you. At Vrbo, we've got romantic getaways in and around Bainbridge Island that would make Cupid green with envy. Here are some to tempt you:

  • Sneak off on Friday for a couple of passion-filled evenings at "South Beach Cozy Cottage - Waterfront Perfection". Located roughly 3 miles from Bainbridge Island, it comes with lots of nice touches, including winery tours and a fireplace.
  • "New Lakefront Home 4 Bedroom 3 Full Bathrooms Hot Tub And Kayaks" is another retreat guaranteed to woo you. It's around 9 miles from Bainbridge Island and comes with beauty services and a nearby bay.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Bainbridge Island?

Share your vacation and have even more fun. Whether you're planning an epic escape with buddies or a big family gathering, you'll have your pick of large group vacation rentals in and near Bainbridge Island:

  • You'll have ample space to sprawl out at "Logt 5 People Sea View. Pony And Trampoline. Located Along A Gr. Nature". Around 8 miles west of Bainbridge Island, this impressive retreat has 5 bedrooms accommodating up to 14 guests. Top amenities include an ocean view and a beach view.
  • Invite as many as 15 of your dearest friends to "High Bank Hood Canal Waterfront Home" and fill its spaces with love and laughter. This top option has 6 bedrooms and is around 14 miles to the northwest of central Bainbridge Island. It's packed with features to keep a large group comfortable and content, including a firepit and a kitchen.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Bainbridge Island?

A pool is often a must-have when choosing where to stay, particularly if you're traveling with kids who are full of beans. Check out these houses with a pool in or near Bainbridge Island and fill your days with splashing good fun:

  • Treat your loved ones to a memorable break at "Rare Find - Waterfront Beal Beach House". There's a lot to love about this retreat besides its pool, such as childrens activities and a DVD player.
  • "End Of The Point - Main House" is the sort of place you go to leave it all behind and appreciate your surroundings, starting with its awesome pool. Nearby birdwatching activities and a smart TV are also on hand to make your stay nice and comfortable.

Bainbridge Island has a mediterranean climate, with average summertime temperatures ranging from 55 ºF to 75 ºF. But you don't have to wait until summer to visit. Take a look at the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the perfect Bainbridge Island vacation rental and plan your escape for whatever season you like.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Bainbridge Island?

Whether you're getting away with the kids or you're taking your great uncle and cousins along, family vacations spell fun. These large rentals in and around Bainbridge Island have space for everybody — and everything you need to keep them all happy:

  • Approximately 9 miles to the southwest of Bainbridge Island, "New Lakefront Home 4 Bedroom 3 Full Bathrooms Hot Tub And Kayaks" has 4 bedrooms and sleeps up to 10 guests. Amenities here include a microwave oven and beach sun loungers.
  • "Logt 5 People Sea View. Pony And Trampoline. Located Along A Gr. Nature" is another rental your guests will love. You'll be able to invite up to 14 friends and family to this retreat which offers 5 bedrooms, nearby birdwatching activities, a stair gate and more. It's around 8 miles to the west of central Bainbridge Island.

When it's time to go exploring, there are plenty of family-friendly attractions in the area to put on your to-do list. Kids Discovery Museum is a wonderful place to kick things off.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Bainbridge Island?

Vacation with your kiddos in a family cabin rental in or near Bainbridge Island and get ready to create some wonderful memories together. Here are a couple we think you'll love:

  • "Puget Sound Beachfront Cabin Near Gig Harbor" - Enjoy great times with your crew at this escape, which is around 14 miles south of the center of Bainbridge Island. A fridge and a porch are some of its family-friendly amenities.
  • "Nice Appartment Ocean Facing, 1 Bedroom And 1 Sleeping Area" - Round up the troops and spend a few days at this appealing property, which is around 4 miles to the north of Bainbridge Island. You'll have access to a microwave oven, a fridge and a good deal more.

For more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Bainbridge Island vacation rental that's perfect for your needs.