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Crab Wontons

Crab Wontons

Crabbing Season is over and to celebrate the great catch this past summer … the Langley Marina had a crab cookoff One of my good friends entered his famous ‘Crab Wonton’s. They are delicious!!! Setting up his outdoor kitchen overlooking the marina Nice kitchen The final product Don’t you have a craving now to make [...]

Small Deserted Island off Langley

This morning while visiting one of my favorite local bloggers web site, Sue Frause… who writes for the Seattle PI posted this great article Baby Island: The Life and Times of a Small Place . Which then took me to a fabulous seven minute documentary on Baby Island, a small deserted island off Langley, Washington [...]

Blow your own Glass Pumpkin

Blow your own Glass Pumpkin

It’s almost Halloween. Get into the festive spirit of things by coming to Langley and blow your own glass pumpkins with Callahan McVay Check out our Website ‘Specials’ for a Boatyard Inn guest rate. Callahan’s FireHouse Studio & Gallery

Twenty feet of shoreline is all yours….

You don’t need to be a gazillionaire to have access to your own piece of prime waterfront property. Frequent Boatyard Inn guests were delighted this spring to find that we had greatly expanded the waterfront decks of Units 5 and 7, enlarging each to 20 feet wide (previously 8 feet) which means they now span [...]

Experience Autumn in Langley...

Experience Autumn in Langley…

Now’s a great time to reserve a suite at the Boatyard Inn, the perfect base for celebrating all-things-autumn on Whidbey Island, including Oktoberfest (October 1-3 in Langely; October 2 in Greenbank) and HarvestFest in Coupeville (October 9). Once you’ve arrived and settled into your waterfront suite, walk up the hill to “downtown” Langley where shopping [...]

Get your racer ready

Get your racer ready

The Langley Community Club is planning another exciting Soupbox Derby for Saturday, Sept. 18. Applications are available at the Chamber office and at City Hall. The event will start Saturday at 9 a.m. when racers meet at U.S. Bank in Langley for the inspection of their racers. The derby will include a parade to showcase [...]

A Beautiful Tribute From a Special Guest....

A Beautiful Tribute From a Special Guest….

Frequent guest Carol Smith recently honored the Boatyard Inn by writing this lovely tribute which now graces our lobby. It will no doubt touch a chord with all of our guests who have watched from our beach-front decks the spectacle of soaring bald eagles “in grand review” greeting the morning light over Saratoga Passage. Carol [...]

Island County Fair Time

Island County Fair Time

It’s that time of year when the Island County Fair comes to town. So grab your cowboy boots and join in the fun. There is always a little something for everyone. Of course the rides are the biggest amusement for young and old Really more for the young Then there is Goat 4-H…. or…… “Dress [...]

Ever tried glass-blowing? Now's your chance!

Ever tried glass-blowing? Now’s your chance!

Boatyard Inn guests are raving about the glass studio on Second Street next to Useless Bay Coffee. The owners of Callahan’s FireHouse Studio & Gallery cleverly turned the old Langley firehouse into an inviting, exciting, and utterly unique glass-blowing venue. Like many glass-blowing studios, visitors can stop by and watch while artisans work their magic, [...]

CELEBRATING OUR NEW DRIFTWOOD SUITES!

CELEBRATING OUR NEW DRIFTWOOD SUITES!

Five years from the beginning of the City’s approval process to completion of the building, we are delighted to announce that the Boatyard Inn’s new Driftwood Suites are finally open for business. The bright red shoreline structure complements the other four buildings that comprise the Boatyard Inn, and the new beach access has become a [...]