Where is Coupeville?  Directions to the Inn

Just a short drive from Seattle, Coupeville and Central Whidbey Island offer peaceful landscapes and opportunities for biking, hiking, kayaking, sailing, or just breathing in the fresh sea air and relaxing. A wide variety of interests are met while exploring Ebey’s Landing Historic Reserve, the Island County Historical Museum, Fort Casey and the Admiralty Lighthouse, Meerkerk Gardens, antique shops, art galleries, heritage farms, working studios, wineries, farmers markets, and much more!

Coupeville is centrally located on Whidbey Island, surrounded by panoramic mountain and water views, miles of public beaches and parks, and some of the Northwest’s most breathtaking scenery. The Blue Goose Inn is the most centrally located lodging available in Coupeville. We are an easy walk to waterfront, shops, dining, county offices, Whidbey Health and the art schools.

Contact Us

Blue Goose Inn Bed and Breakfast

702 N Main Street
Coupeville, WA 98239-3121
(360) 678-4284 (voice or text)
(877) 678-4284 (toll free)

Driving Directions:

 Coupeville is at the center of Whidbey Island. There are three easy routes onto the island; from the North via the Deception Pass Bridge, from the South via the Mukilteo- Clinton ferry, and from the West via the Port Townsend-Keystone ferry.


From the South (Seattle, etc): From I-5 Northbound, take exit # 189 to Mukilteo Board the Mukilteo- Clinton ferry* (15 minute crossings are approximately every half hour). Expect waiting delays in summer, no reservations are available.  When you exit the ferry you’ll be on WA 525. WA 525 will become WA-20. At the Coupeville stoplight/overpass, turn right onto North Main St. Turn left on 7th and park – The Blue Goose Inn is on the corner of 7th and N. Main.


From the North: From I-5 Southbound, take exit #230 toward WA-20 and Anacortes. Go about 18 miles and turn left at the Whidbey Island/Deception Pass exit. Travel south on WA-20 to Oak Harbor. At the main Oak Harbor turn right to stay on WA-20. At the Coupeville stoplight/overpass, turn left onto North Main St. Turn left on 7th and park – The Blue Goose Inn is on the corner of 7th and N. Main.

From the West: From Port Townsend, take the ferry* to Coupeville (reservations required). When you exit the ferry, turn left onto Engle Road. Stay on Engle Road, which will become South Main Street. At the Coupeville stoplight/overpass, go straight onto North Main St. Turn left on 7th and park – The Blue Goose Inn is on the corner of 7th and N. Main


* FERRY INFO: Expect delays and back-ups on the Mukilteo  Clinton ferry (from the south) Friday afternoons/evening and all summer. No reservations are possible. Wait times can be 1 to 2 hours.
Reservations on the the Port Townsend – Coupeville ferry are highly advised. The ferry crossing takes about 30 minutes and is scheduled about every 90 minutes.
Check http://www.wsdot.wa.gov/ferries/ or call 511 for scheduled sailings and travel advisories.

Road, Bridge & Ferry Closures: Numerous construction and upgrade projects may impact travel seasonally. Please check the WA Department of Transportation page to see any road closures that may impact your travel. Also check the Island County Road and Ferry Alerts page for updates on scheduled closures of Deception Pass bridge and local ferries.