If you have a penchant for traveling around the state (or country) sampling craft beer and using these tastings as an opportunity to explore charming communities on the way, then Bainbridge Island, the home of Bainbridge Brewing, might just need to be next on your list. It’s summer, and for Bainbridge Island, that usually means boatloads of tourists as they hop on the Washington State Ferry in downtown Seattle and head over for the 35-minute ride to our quaint paradise. COVID-19 has definitely changed some things here, not least of which are the numbers of people coming to the island.
Rest assured, though, that businesses like Bainbridge Brewing, and other island restaurants and shops, are open, all with protocols in place and ready to welcome you to the island. We understand just how important getting out for a change of pace can be, even if all it entails is an afternoon of beer flights and other great tastings. Maybe you want to extend your trip to something more than an afternoon? There are a number of small and clean options for lodging on the island, many of which involve no additional exposure for you (or for us!). Browse through our unique selection of accommodations, and enjoy a restful few days on Bainbridge Island with us this summer. Continue reading