Staying Here

CrabFest embraces the whole Olympic Peninsula!

Lodging from Forks to Port Ludlow will keep you in the heart of Dungeness Crab territory.

  1. Be sure to reserve early and check back here for some great CrabFest packaged lodging deals. East to the Hood Canal Bridge, and West to the wild Pacific Ocean, you’ll find lots of lodging links ready to host your CrabFest crew!
  2.  Besides a full day at CrabFest, your destination, add some local play, tastes, and relaxation and turn your weekend into a holiday!
  3. Look how easy it is to get here!

Discounted CrabFest meal tickets with every stay at these fine lodging partners


Port Ludlow


The Port Ludlow Inn & Fireside Restaurant –
One Heron Rd., Port Ludlow, WA 98365


Casual and well appointed waterfront lodging and dining with
a focus on locally-sourced products. Farm-to-Fork breakfast, lunch and brunch menus rotate seasonally and dinner menus change daily. Chef Dan has been featured at CrabFest’s Chef’s Cooking Demo stage!


Old Alcohol Plant

Old Alcohol Plant – Hotel, Restaurant & Bar
310 Hadlock Bay Road, Port Hadlock, WA 98339
Constructed in 1910, offering class and comfort along with
a timeless charm unlike any other hotel in our area.
Bar, restaurant and art gallery open for dinner from 4PM to
9:00 PM Monday – Thursday and 4PM – 10:00PM Friday – Sunday
plus seasonal breakfast, lunch and Sunday brunch service. Executive Chef  Chitwood will take the CrabFest Cooking Demo Stage Sunday October 8!

Great lodging from Forks to Port Ludlow

NEW Visit Port Angeles website
Go to the official visitor website for the City of Port Angeles at for comprehensive information to assist with your vacation planning.

A wealth of information on the North Olympic Peninsula may be found at, including a comprehensive Travel Planner with details on things to do, accommodations, places to dine, and an area calendar of events.

Download the Travel Planner here:
2017-18 Olympic Peninsula Travel Planner


RedLion_logoRLA special thank you to our official host hotel, the Red Lion Port Angeles and the Crab House Restaurant. Visit their website for information any time of the year for great waterfront dining and lodging.

The Olympic Peninsula Bed & Breakfast Association is an excellent resource. Visit


Great lodging from Forks to Port Ludlow

We have many businesses that support the Crab Festival and serve our guests. Please take a look at these businesses that are Crab Buddies!



Campground or RV Park


    Visit Olympic Culinary Loop for additional examples of “Appetizing Itineraries ” that will help you eat your way around the LOOP!

  • SEE:  Explore history and dig into great food and special events as you  visit the hippest place to strut your Carharts at Chimacum Corner DO: Finnriver Farm and Cidery features apples (hard cider!) and a whole lot more in Chimacum, WA Or we encourage you to say “Cheese!” at Mt. Townsend Creamery, Port Townsend, www.mttownsendcreamery.comEAT: Chef Dan’s freshest Farm-to-Fork creations at The Fireside Restaurant – The Port Ludlow Inn, Port Ludlow A local expert at Gateway Visitor Center,, 360-437-0120

All roads lead to CrabFest!

Getting here is easy. We’re loaded with tips.


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