Site hosted by Build your free website today!

While many lighthouses are open to the public, some have also been converted to allow guests for overnight stays. Most are bed-and-breakfast type businesses, where the lighthouses are either privately owned or leased from an administrative agency. A few lighthouses are also run as hostels, while others simply have privately owned facilities adjacent to lighthouse locations. Whether you are seeking the extravagance of a seven-course meal at a bed-and-breakfast or the bare-bones accommodations of a hostel, most lighthouse regions have at least a few options to choose from. While some lighthouses have been updated to provide certain modern conveniences, most of them still operate on limited resources and provide a glimpse of what past lighthouse keepers and their families endured in maintaining the lights. Whether you're an enthusiast or just looking for an interesting place to take a vacation, lighthouses can provide a unique and memorable lodging experience.

Name Location Price Phone Availability Lens
Big Bay Point Light Big Bay, MI $99-$183 (906) 345-9957 All week, all year Operational
East Brother Island Light Point Richmond, CA $290-$410 (510) 233-2385 Thursday though Sunday, all year Operational
Heceta Head Light Yachats, OR $135-$320 (541) 547-3696 All week, all year Operational
Pigeon Point Light Pescadero, CA $15-$18 (650) 879-0633 All week, all year Operational
Point Arena Light Point Arena, CA $140-$170 (877) 725-4448 All week, all year Operational
Point Montara Light Montara, CA $15-$18 (650) 728-7177 All week, all year Operational
Rose Island Light Newport, RI $120-$185 (401) 847-4242 All week, all year Operational
Sand Hills Light Ahmeek, MI $125-$185 (906) 337-1744 All week, all year Not Operational
Saugerties Light Saugerties, NY $160 (845) 247-0656 All week, all year Operational
Selkirk Light Pulaski, NY $125-$150 (315) 298-6688 All week, all year Operational
Two Harbors Light Two Harbors, MN $99-$115 (888) 832-5606 All week, May through October Operational
West Point Light Prince Edward Island, Canada $75-$130 (Canadian) (800) 764-6854 All week, May through September Operational
© 2002, Light of the Coast