Looking for a quiet and beautiful place for your wedding but want to have plenty of choices for venues and catering?  Come aboard a Washington State Ferry to beautiful Orcas Island; known as the Gem of the San Juans.  If you want to get married in Washington State then Orcas Island in the San Juan Islands is the place to be.  Orcas Island possesses a thriving local culture of art, music, and stage performance as well as numerous modern and rustic resort locations perfect for town and country wedding themes. Resorts at many prime seaside locations, such as Rosario Resort and West Beach Resort, provide indoor and outdoor wedding facilities and catering options.

Any scene that a newlywed couple could want for a photo background is available; from sandy beaches and quiet inlets to sunbathed mountains and hillsides filled with fruit trees. Orcas Island resorts and vacation rentals offer indoor and outdoor venues with beautiful views and classic wood-paneled interiors; common favorites are the Orcas Hotel, by the Washington State Ferry Landing; and the Inn at Ship Bay, an extensive waterside resort and restaurant with its own orchard.  Many local professionals and businesses are available to provide expert photography and catering services.  San Juan County is host to many church denominations and religious groups ensuring that an official is available for any wedding ceremony.

Take a Washington State Ferry to Orcas Island in the San Juan Islands and start planning the wedding of your dreams today!