Directions and Map

  • From Sea-Tac Airport to Fauntleroy Ferry Dock in West Seattle:Exit airport onto Hwy 518 West continue to the community of Burien, at this point 518 ends and becomes 148th St. Follow 148th to Right on Ambaum Way. Follow Ambaum (becomes 16th Ave SW) to Left on Roxbury St. Go to 35th Ave. SW, turn right, go to Left on Barton. Barton becomes Wildwood and winds its way down to the water and the Fauntleroy Ferry dock. Look for the line (if there is one) and find the end of it.Once on the island: (From North end ferry dock) Follow the main road south approximately 4.5 mi., (if you get into the town of Vashon you have gone too far.) turn Left on Gorsuch Rd., (Look for the stone building on the left where you turn onto Gorsuch – it sits about 5 feet lower than the road) go 3/4 mi. and road turns L. and becomes 91st Ave SW. The Inn is 1/2 block on Left.
  • From Seattle to Fauntleroy Ferry in W. Seattle:Go south on I-5 take the West Seattle Bridge overpass exit (right there by the Big green “T” on top of the Tully’s building that stands next to the freeway). Stay on this overpass – do not take any of the exits.
    Eventually this overpass will end and the street you are on *will become* Fauntleroy Way, continue on this road (do not exit – it will wind and turn for several miles) until you reach the ferry (stay on Fauntleroy Way)***Please look for the end of the line before you get past Lincoln Park which will be on your right as you get close to the ferry. You can tell if it is the line if there is a person behind the wheel in each of the cars along the road. Please take care to not cut line.
  • From West Seattle: take Fauntleroy ferry to Vashon IslandOnce on the island: Follow the main road approximately 4 mi. to Left on Gorsuch Rd., go 3/4 mi., road turns L. and becomes 91st Ave SW. Inn is 1/2 block on Left.
  • From Tacoma: Point Defiance Ferry to Vashon IslandFollow Vashon Hwy to 1/4 mi. N. of town of Vashon, turn R. on Gorsuch Rd. go 3/4 mi. to L. turn, Inn is 1/2 block on L.

Ferries to Vashon Island

The ferries dock at the north end and the south end of the island

West Seattle to Vashon Island

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Southworth to Vashon Island

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Tacoma (Point Defiance) to Vashon Island

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