Rosario Resort & Spa is located on Orcas Island, 80 miles northwest of Seattle, Washington and 95 miles southwest of Vancouver, British Columbia, in the San Juan Islands of Washington State. The resort is situated on Cascade Bay, near the village of Eastsound and is accessible by car ferry, boat, airplane, or seaplane. The Washington State Ferry departs from Anacortes, WA and Sidney, British Columbia. NOTE: the Sidney ferry stops in Friday Harbor only. Once in Friday Harbor, guests will need to transfer to the Orcas Island-bound ferry. Airplane service departs from Boeing Field in Seattle, Bellingham or Anacortes. Shuttle service is available from SeaTac airport to Boeing Field and to departing seaplanes from Lake Union in downtown Seattle.
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MAKE WASHINGTON STATE FERRY RESERVATIONS (reservations strongly recommended)
LAND TRANSPORTATION FROM SEA-TAC AIRPORT TO ANACORTES
The Airporter Shuttle / Bellair Charters serves Seattle-Tacoma International Airport and Anacortes. 866-235-5247
ARRIVING BY WASHINGTON STATE FERRY (CAR FERRY)
Washington State Ferries sail from Anacortes to Orcas Island in approximately one hour and fifteen minutes. Advance reservations are highly recommended for travel between Anacortes, the San Juan Islands, and Sidney, B.C. For current schedules and reservations, call 800-843-3779 or visit Washington State Ferries.
ARRIVING BY WALKING ON THE FERRY
Guests may park at the ferry landing in Anacortes (a fee is charged during the summer season) and walk on the ferry.
ARRIVING BY WATER TAXI
Paraclete Charter Service provides year-round transportation throughout the San Juan Islands. 360-420-5187.
Island Express Charters provides seasonal charter service from Skyline Marina, in Anacortes directly to Rosario Resort & Spa, 877-473-9777
ARRIVING BY PRIVATE BOAT
Rosario Resort & Spa has a small, full-service marina with slips available for boats up to 130 feet in length.
In addition to the slips in the Marina, the resort offers buoys on a first come, first served basis.
Please visit our Marina Page for more information and reservations.
ARRIVING BY SEAPLANE
Kenmore Air offers daily seaplane service between Lake Union in Seattle, or Kenmore Air Harbor on Lake Washington, and Rosario Resort & Spa. Kenmore offers a complimentary shuttle between Sea-Tac International Airport and their Lake Union Terminal in downtown Seattle. 866-435-9524
ARRIVING BY AIRPLANE
Kenmore Air offers daily flights between Boeing Field in Seattle and Orcas Island Airport in Eastsound.
Kenmore offers a complimentary shuttle between Sea-Tac International Airport and Boeing Field. 866-435-9524
San Juan Airlines provides daily air service between Anacortes, Belllingham and Orcas Island Airport. 800-874-4434
NorthStar Air Tours now offers flights from Victoria, BC to both Eastsound and Friday Harbor.
TRANSPORTATION ON ORCAS ISLAND
NOTE: Rosario Resort and Spa does not provide ground transportation to and from the ferry or airport.
Guests must make arrangements for their own transportation.
Orcas Island Scenic Shuttle 360-298-8414
New Orcas Taxi Tours 360-298-1639 / 360-376-6668
Orcas Island Taxi Services 360-376-8294 (TAXI)
Rosario Town and Country (Fri-Mon) 949-678-9532
Orcas Island Shuttle offers rental cars on Orcas Island, available for pick-up at your arrival location (Rosario, airport, ferry landing).
Reservations are highly recommended. For reservations call 360-376-7433.
San Juan Transit offers shuttle service from the Ferry Landing to various island locations (including Rosario) Fridays-Sundays June 17-Labor Day.
ELECTRIC VEHICLE CHARGING INFORMATION
Building 1500 in our Hillside area has two chargers capable of 48 amps charging output. They are equipped with J1772 connectors. All electric vehicle owners should have an adapter enabling this charging station to be used on any electric vehicle. Please move vehicles when charging is complete so that others would be able to charge. There is a $10 charge for all guests. It is free of charge to guests renting rooms in the 1500 building (Hillside Two King Bedroom Suites).