Inn at Port Gardner in Everett
|In the late 1800’s, Everett began to develop from the homesteaders who sought wealth from timber and ore. Because of its location to Port Gardner Bay, the area was an ideal passageway for timber and most of its waterfront was dedicated to that industry.|
Everett’s proximity to the ever changing and advancing technology and manufacturing industries, from Weyerhaeuser and Fluke, to Boeing and Kimberly Clark paper mill, has shaped the city into what it is today. Located in the heart of Snohomish County it is the county seat and home to the most advanced hospitals, schools and businesses. Everett remains rich in architectural historyand has some of the most beautiful neighborhoods, (especially around Grand Avenue) lively parks, and incredible views of Port Gardner Bay.
Port of Everett Marina
The Port of Everett and Everett Marina have transformed the waterfront and the marina has now become the largest marina on the Pacific coast with over 2,000 boats and counting. The waterfront is alive with activity, festivals, music and restaurants and is one of the most desirable spots for kitebaording, due to the breakwater known as Jetty Island that sits to the west of the marina. From the marina you can take in views of Whidbey Island, Camano Island, Hat Island and the Olympic Mountains.
Everett was given the “All-American City” award
in 2002. Several new restaurants have taken root in the last few years
and on anynight of the week you can find authentic Thai, Indian,
Mexican, and even New York style pizza centrally located in the heart of
Everett. Comcast arena brings in top professional performers
throughout the year such as Santana, Justin Bieber, Disney on Ice and
In addition to having
the largest marina on the Pacific coast, Everett can also boast that it
is home to the Navy’s newest base.
The base houses the Coast Guard, two destroyers, and a nuclear-powered aircraft carrier.
Everett is located a short 30 minutes north of Seattle.
Transportation to and from the INN
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