The Quality Inn hotel is ideally located three miles from Skagit Valley College, an award-winning community college that serves three counties. The Outlet Shops at Burlington shopping center is located four miles from this Mt. Vernon, WA hotel. Located in Skagit County, Mt. Vernon is the home of the annual Skagit Valley Tulip Festival, held during the month of April. Celebrate at the Skagit Valley Highland Games & Celtic Festival, held during the second full weekend of July each year.