Choosing a Boutique Hotel in Washington State

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When it comes to visiting the state of Washington, visitors often look for a city getaway in Seattle or accommodations in the beautiful forests. Here are the top boutique hotels in Washington that offer the best getaways for whichever environment you choose.

Nightlife at the Emerald

Stays at the Emerald Queens Hotel & Casino in Fifa are perfect for those in search of entertainment and nightlife. The casino on site is the main attraction. Enjoy the dancing, play games, watch live shows and attend the concerts there. Three restaurants are available for dining options. For those who want to relax, every room comes with black out drapes, free WiFi, and an iPod docking station. Request a refrigerator and microwave when you book your room. Rates average at $110 per night.

Lakefront at Woodmark

For a getaway that will give you breathtaking views, book a stay at the Woodmark Hotel and Still Spa in Kirkland. Rooms include premium mattresses, limestone bathrooms, and deep soaking tubs. Upgrade to the Lakefront King with Balcony room for outdoor space and extra amenities. The marina and yacht club are nearby, offering lake access and free kayaking. A complimentary shuttle offers access to destinations within a 5-mile radius. The spa on site offers packages for pampering and extra relaxation.

A Cliffside Retreat at Cave B

If you are looking for unique, rustic lodging, stay at the Cave B Inn Hotel in Quincy. Location on a cliff overlooking the Colombia River Gorge is prime. Rooms come decorated in warm hues and with outdoor options such as rooftops, terraces, or balconies. A stand alone Cliffhouse is available for extra privacy. The vineyard and spa on site offer activities for adults to enjoy. Activities such as rock climbing and fishing are available nearby. The locations and scenery offer romantic and exciting days for visitors to enjoy.

Mountain Life at Skamania

Skamania Lodge offers the best getaway for those wanting to immerse themselves into nature and the wilderness. The 254 rooms offer views of the Cascade Mountains or Colombia River Gorge. Rooms are furnished in an outdoorsy theme, terry cloths, and all rooms are sound proof. The amenities outdoors are bountiful – sun deck, outdoor hot tubs, seven zip lines, three sky bridges, and scenic hiking trails outside your door. Golf, spa treatments, and a library are on site for guests to use. A stay at this expansive resort remains under $200 per night even in peak season.

Urban Getaway in Downtown Bellevue

For those wanting booking a stay near to Seattle, choose the Sheraton Bellevue Hotel. The 178 rooms come in peaceful hues of orange and blue and equipped with Sheraton Signature Beds. The on site bar and restaurant offer buffet breakfast daily and happy hours on weekdays. Enjoy complimentary WiFi, free parking, and bring your pet with you. Access to major attractions in Seattle and Lake Washington is less than 10 minutes away. The downtown Bellevue location has many entertainment and nightlife options for one to explore. Rates remain under $200 per night.

*This post is part of the Hipmunk Boutique Hotels Campaign.