Blaine By The Sea

Driftwood forts on Semiahmoo Bay Beach
Driftwood forts on Semiahmoo Bay Beach

Blaine by the Sea: A Pacific Northwest Jewel on the Salish Sea

Looking for a place to explore, experience, and enjoy all the Pacific Northwest has to offer? Look no further than Blaine by the Sea! With over 8 miles of saltwater coastline to bike, hike, walk, paddle, take in nature or dig clams, you’re free to have fun doing endless year-round activities – the possibilities are endless! So what are you waiting for? Come on over and join us at our little slice of coastal heaven on the Salish Sea today!

There’s a reason we’re called Blaine by the sea; our pristine shoreline is the perfect place to explore, experience, and enjoy all the Salish Sea coastline has to offer!

• enjoy miles of beautiful pristine sandy, saltwater beaches
• golfing award-winning Semiahmoo Golf & Country Club
• sailing adventures to the San Juan Islands
• two full-service marinas
• incredible year-round bird watching
fantastic restaurants with locally sourced cuisine
several parks, waterside playgrounds, hiking and biking trails
• distinguished accommodations


Finding us is easy, only 25-minutes North of Bellingham and 45 minutes south of Vancouver, BC, and seconds off I-5 exit 276 at the US/Canada border crossing.

Explore, Experience, Enjoy Blaine's Salish Sea Biking and Walking Trails

With over 8 miles of saltwater coastline to bike, hike, walk, and paddle, download our Trails brochure and start your coastal adventure.

Check out our Blaine By The Sea Local Pocket Guides to other fun things in Blaine by the Sea:

Coming by boat?

Blaine has two full-service marinas that are the gateway to the San Juan Islands.

Semiahmoo Marina
A modern & well-maintained marina has almost 300 slips and offers every amenity, including a fuel dock, electric supply, guest slips, bathroom with free showers, gift shop, and more. DETAILS ON SEMIAHMOO MARINA

Blaine Habor Marina
With 360-degree views of the Salish Sea and snow-capped Mount Baker, Blaine Harbor offers 629 state-of-the-art boat slips for commercial and pleasure boats, protected by a heavy rock breakwater. Blaine Harbor is a 5-star EnviroStars and a Certified Clean Marina. Located in an attractive waterfront area, Blaine Harbor offers easy access to shopping, dining, and attractions in uptown Blaine. Blaine Marine Park, a beautiful city park, is located directly across the street from the port office, with a public restroom available during business hours. The office also provides beautiful harborside meeting facilities that are available for rent.

Where to stay.

Are you planning on spending a night or two with us? From a four-star resort to harborside Air-BnB suites, Blaine’s has accommodations to satisfy travelers’ needs and budgets.

Semiahmoo Resort-Golf-Spa
A casual Northwest seaside resort surrounded by the Salish Sea, Semiahmoo Resort, Golf, and Spa provides an authentic Pacific Northwest experience for everyone – from families looking for a fun getaway to couples and friends seeking an easy-going beachside retreat.

Inn on the Harbor – Airbnb, three suites available to host all your family & friends. These suites overlook Drayton Harbor, Blaine Harbor Marina, and Semiahmoo Bay.

Anchor Inn Motel
Bayside Motor Inn
Motel International
Northwoods Motel
Smuggler’s Inn Bed & Breakfast – A B&B sitting directly on the US/Canada border. All room reservations are made by email.