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Vashon Travel Guide

Vashon Island, or simply 'Vashon', is a welcoming and secluded place in King County. With no bridges or roads connecting the island to the mainland, vacationers can enjoy a truly private escape from the hustle and bustle of the city. Vashon is home to a number of parks and trails, all with Mount Rainier in the background, as well as beaches, art galleries, and museums.

Things to Do in Vashon

For some relaxation and picturesque surroundings, head to Point Robinson. Here, visitors can tour the lighthouse or simply unwind on the sandy beach. Another great beach to check out is in Maury Island Marine Park, complete with beautiful views.

Lavender Hill Farm is also popular, being where guests can wander through the blooming fields in the summer. For wildlife, make your way to the wetlands at Fisher Pond.

To learn more about the island and its past, the Vashon-Maury Island Heritage Museum is the place to be.

Best Time to Visit Vashon

The best time to visit Vashon is during the warm summer months.

Price and Availability Index in Vashon

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Vashon is in August, while the cheapest month is in January. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Vashon is in the high season in July. Vashon has its low season in January, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Vashon tends to be Tuesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Friday. Vacation homes in Vashon tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.

The weather in Vashon

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Vashon. The warmest months in Vashon are July and May, when temperatures reach 96 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 20 ˚F. The wettest month in Vashon is February with 8.85 inches of rain, while the driest month is August with 0.02 inches of rain.

Vacation Rentals in Vashon

Choose the perfect accommodation for your trip at AllTheRooms.com. We aggregate Airbnb, VRBO, Glamping Hub and more. Vashon has 252 hotels, vacation rentals and other unique places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, luxury travelers and everything in between. For those traveling on a budget, the cheapest place to stay in Vashon is available at $40 per night. The average price of accommodation in is $188 per night.

Those looking to get some work done during their trip to Vashon can pick from 180 places to stay that provide WiFi. We have 16 accommodations that come with a breakfast included. Choose from 28 places to stay that provide gym facilities, so you won't miss a single workout. Driving to Vashon? Then choose one of the 181 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included.

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