2018 Conference Venue 

Semiahmoo Resort

9565 Semiahmoo Pkwy, Blaine, WA 98230
Phone: (360) 318-2000
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Semiahmoo Resort

  • Out group rate cutoff has passed and there is very limited availability remaining at Semiahmoo Resort. Rooms are subject to availability and Resort rates. To check on availability please contact Semiahmoo Resort directly at 360-318-2000. 

  • For those with rooms reserved at Semiahmoo, as part of our contract, the Semihamoo Resort Fee is waived.  Due to the limitations of the reservation site the resort is not able to remove the automatic verbiage and we ask that you please disregard the listing of this fee in the price breakdown information.  When you receive your email confirmation, it should be noted that your room rate includes the daily resort fee. View a letter from the Resort for more detail.

Heliotrope Hotel in Bellingham, WA

This property currently has 13 rooms available from Sunday 5/20 - Wednesday 5/23. Every room features a Queen Bed, Mini-fridge, 32 inch HDTV, High speed WiFi, custom cabinetry from Smith & Vallee Woodworks and original artwork from local artists. A complimentary parking spot on property is included with every room. All guests have access to The Yard and The Hub - a public space for community connection and personal relaxation - featuring a fireplace, lounge, and coffee bar. Feel free to bring along your family, pets, bikes, skis, and readiness to connect to a sense of community. 
  • Attendees may book these rooms at their convenience via phone, (+ 360-201-2914), email ([email protected]) or our website. When booking online enter the Promo Code "PDR18" in order to book rooms at Per Diem Rates, or non public sector employees can use the code "Community18" to receive a 10% discount off their stay Sunday through Thursday.

Best Western Heritage Inn in Bellingham, WA

  • Limited Per Diem Rooms have been reserved at this property. Visit HERE or you can also call into the front desk at: 360-647-1912 and ask for the Washington State Recycling Association rate.  

Alternative Lodging Options

Traveling to Blaine:

Driving To Blaine (Miles,Time)

  • Seattle, WA- 111 2 hours
  • Spokane, WA - 383 6.5 hours
  • Vancouver, WA- 275 4.5 hours
  • Wenatchee, WA - 204 4 hours
  • Yakima, WA- 246 4 hours
  • Portland, OR - 283 4.75 hours

Flying to Blaine

Hotel Amenities:

  • Complimentary Parking 
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Nightly Bonfire on the beach!
  • Business center
  • Semiahmoo Golf & Country Club
  • Spa
  • Salon
  • Fitness facilities
  • Swimming pool
  • Whirlpool
  • Tennis  
  • Racquetball
  • Volleyball
  • Water sports
  • Indoor track
  • Horseshoes
  • Hiking
  • Biking
  • Croquet
  • Nature trails
  • Room service

Area Attractions:

Join us in Blaine and check out all the fun things to do in the area!

Looking to Cycle Friday, Saturday or during the Conference? The Mt Baker Bicycle Club website is a great resource for anyone who’d like to ride before the conference activities begin, or staying after.  Lovely back roads in several directions from the resort.