What's stopping you? Western Washington University was meant to be seen.
Bellingham, roughly 120 miles (193 kilometers) outside of the state capital, Olympia, is where you will find it.
For quick and easy access to Western Washington University, take a room at one of 9 accommodations that are a short commute away. Many travelers like the Chrysalis Inn & Spa, Four Points by Sheraton Bellingham Hotel & Conference Center and GuestHouse Inn Bellingham, 1 mile (2 kilometers), 1 mile (2 kilometers) and 1 mile (2 kilometers) away, respectively.
If you'd prefer to spend your cash on travel activities instead of a hotel, there are a few inexpensive solutions here. You can make a reservation at the Days Inn - Bellingham, 0.8 miles (1.3 kilometers) away, or you may like the Bay City Motor Inn, which is 0.8 miles (1.3 kilometers) away.
Enjoy the alluring aroma of fresh ground coffee beans or taste a pastry at Underground Coffeehouse. It's a brief walk away from Western Washington University. Panda Express is a good option that is close by if you want something substantial. Observe a different side of the neighborhood and meet some friends at The Green Frog, also just a quick jaunt away.