Living in the Northwest we have so many wonderful options for budget friendly or cheap weekend getaways. Within driving distance we can see the mountains, wine country, beaches, and city getaways. We have access to family vacations, romantic escapes, outdoor vacations or urban site seeing. Plus, you can do many of these things on a budget too!
Here are our favorite picks this week, for some great deals you can get on Pacific Northwest Getaways. Be sure to bookmark this page (or pin it to your travel board here) as we will be updating it weekly (each Thursday) with new ideas!
If you want to know what some of these destinations are like, be sure to check out our northwest travel reviews page for some of our favorite affordable getaways (and savings tips). And if you are looking for a great indoor pool, check out this article on 6 Washington Hotels with great indoor pools for the family!
Arizona Grand Resort – (Phoenix, AZ):
Arizona Grand Resort – Phoenix, AZ starting at $89 per night. That is a great price for this resort that also has a water park! You do also have to pay a $30 nightly resort fee (reg. $50) but is also covers four passes to the on-site Oasis Water Park, internet access, parking and more.
Embassy Suites – (Portland, OR):
Embassy Suites – Portland, OR starting at $199 per night. If you are looking to stay in downtown Portland this is a nice deal. These rooms are going for around $300 on other booking sites. You do have to pay for parking it is $35 for self-parking or valet parking is $47 per night.
If you are wondering Embassy Suites is like, be sure to check out our post on Embassy Suites Bellevue Seattle – Great Family Friendly Hotel Option.
Shilo Inn Hotel & Suites Beaverton – (Portland, OR):
Shilo Inn Hotel & Suites Beaverton – Portland, OR starting at $59 per night. But through 5/25 when you use coupon code SAVE25 at checkout you can save 25% (up to $50 off). This inn is just outside Portland. It is wonderfully landscaped with a spacious courtyard and gazebo. They offer free WiFi, complimentary continental breakfast, gym, outdoor pool and jetted tub.
Fine Print: Dates cannot be changed once booked. 48-hour cancellation notice required. Dog-friendly with additional fee.
Hard Rock Hotel Lake Tahoe – (Stateline, NV):
Hard Rock Hotel Lake Tahoe – Stateline, NV starting at $59 per night. If you are looking for a low price but nice place to stay in Nevada, you might want to check out this hotel. It is close to the lake and its popular outdoor activities. Amenities include a gym, outdoor heated pool, complimentary WiFi and more.
Fine Print: Dates cannot be changed once booked. 72-hour cancellation notice required. $25 daily resort fee plus tax added at purchase. $50 daily refundable deposit for incidentals paid at check-in.
Washington Coast Getaways::
Chateau Westport – (Westport, WA):
Chateau Westport – Westport, WA starting at $129 per 2-night stay (that is just $64.50 per night)! Everyone loves a nice getaway to the coast. Your stay will include complimentary continental breakfast, one bottle of wine and chocolates! They offer indoor pool, hot tub, fitness room, horseshoes and more!
Fine Print: 72-hour cancellation notice required. 11.8% tax not included. $7.95 daily resort fee plus tax not included.
The Marker San Francisco – Premium Collection – (San Francisco, CA):
The Marker San Francisco – Premium Collection – San Francisco, CA starting at $97 per night. But through 5/25 when you use coupon code SAVE25 at checkout you can save 25% (up to $50 off). Head to San Francisco? This looks like it would be a nice deal. They offer 24-hour fitness center. complimentary morning coffee and tea, evening social hour with live music, bicycle rentals and more.
Fine Print: Dates cannot be changed once booked. 4-day cancellation notice required. $25 daily amenity fee paid at check-in.
Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel – (South Lake Tahoe, CA):
Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel – South Lake Tahoe, CA starting at $99 per night. This is a great price for this hotel and area. This hotel is right next to the village and they offer free breakfast buffet and nightly happy hour where you can enjoy free soft drinks and snacks and discounted cocktails. They have heated indoor pool, jetted tub, fitness center and more. Plus, all of the rooms are suites, so there is nice space for a family to spread out.
We took a road trip down here last June, and my kids still talk about how much fun they had at this resort. It is right on the NV and California border, and the village has putt putt golf, rides to the top of the mountain on the Gondola, you can walk to the beach and more. We stopped at Circus Circus on the way down and let the kids play lots of carnival games, and then exploring the Lake Tahoe area was amazing. We cannot wait to go back.
Fine Print: Dates cannot be changed once booked. 4-day cancellation notice required. $19 daily resort fee for stays 3/29/18–3/31/18 or $24 daily resort fee for stays after 4/1/18 paid at check-in.
Talus Rock Retreat – Sandpoint, ID starting at $247 per 2-night stay. This looks like it would be amazing! This retreat has a lot to offer, such as free continental breakfast, free WiFi, outdoor hot tub, bikes, kayaks, nature trail and more!
Fine Print: Cancellations are available within 48 hours of booking. All cancellations after 48-hour grace period are subject to fee up to the voucher price. Taxes: 8% tax not included.
Cooper Spur Mountain Resort – (Mt. Hood, OR):
Cooper Spur Mountain Resort – Mt. Hood, OR starting at $199 per two-night stay. But through 5/25 when you use coupon code SAVE25 at checkout you can save 25% (up to $50 off). This is located only a 90-minute drive from Portland. They offer outdoor spa deck with hot tubs, hiking, mountain-biking, complimentary WiFi, fire pits, tennis, basketball, volleyball, horseshoes and more!
Fine Print: 48-hour cancellation notice or fee up to voucher price applies. 9.8% tax not included.
Rolling Huts and Methow Tents – (Winthrop, WA):
Rolling Huts and Methow Tents – Winthrop, WA starting at $44 per night. Looking for a step up from the normal camping? This place offers rolling hut or canvas tent. They have picnic tables, benches, volleyball court and more. They do have WiFi in the restaurant area and in rolling huts.
Fine Print: Dates cannot be changed once booked. 31-day cancellation notice required.
Fairbridge Inn & Suites – (Leavenworth, WA):
Fairbridge Inn & Suites – Leavenworth, WA starting at $72 per night. Headed to Leavenworth for a few days? This Inn offers complimentary hot breakfast, complimentary WiFi, indoor pool, hot tub, exercise room and more. In the area, you can enjoy skiing, hiking, rafting and other fun outdoor activities.
Fine Print: Dates cannot be changed once booked. 72-hour cancellation notice required.
Skamania Lodge – (Stevenson, WA):
Skamania Lodge – Stevenson, WA starting at $129 per night. Other than amazing views this lodge offers indoor, and outdoor hot tubs, heated indoor pool, sauna, fitness center, complimentary bikes, golf course, complimentary WiFi and more. They also offer coffee, tea, and hot cocoa daily.
Fine Print: Dates cannot be changed once booked. 6-day cancellation notice required prior to check-in or reservation is non-refundable. $1 daily National Forest Foundation fee paid at check in. $25 daily resort fee plus tax paid at check-in.
The Resort at Port Ludlow – (Port Ludlow, WA):
The Resort at Port Ludlow – Port Ludlow, WA starting at $126 per night. This resort sits on the tree-lined shores. It has a lot to offer including championship golf course, kayaks, stand-up paddleboards, skiff, and boat rentals, spa services and more. They also offer complimentary WiFi.
Fine Print: Dates cannot be changed once booked. 8-day cancellation notice required. $10 daily resort fee plus tax added at purchase.
Camano Island Inn – (Camano Island, WA):
Camano Island Inn – Camano Island, WA starting at $350 per 2 night stay. Looking for a nice couples getaway? This inn offers water front rooms. Your stay will include a bottle of wine, daily farm to table breakfast and a spa credit of $30 towards the couples head to toe massage.
Fine Print: All cancellations subject to $25 fee. 14-day cancellation notice required or fee up to voucher price applies. Taxes: 10.7% tax not included.
Pampered Wilderness – (Olympia, WA):
Pampered Wilderness – Olympia, WA starting at $299 for 3 nights ($100 a night)! If you are looking to take a glamping trip, this is a great deal! It works out to be as low as $100 per night. The stay includes bike rentals for two and a snack basket with s’mores and popcorn.
Fine Print: All cancellations are subject fee up to the voucher price. 8.7% tax not included. $10 park entry fee per/person/day paid at the guard station (unless a current WSP Discover Pass is present) not included.
Red Lion Hotel Bellevue – (Bellevue, WA):
Red Lion Hotel Bellevue – Bellevue, WA starting at $63 per night. This hotel offers a free shuttle takes guests to destinations within a 3-mile radius. They offer free WiFi, fitness center and more. Rooms even have mini fridge and a microwave in them.
If you are looking for things to do in the area, be sure to check out our post on Bellevue Staycation – Exploring the Eastside with Your Family!
Fine Print: Dates cannot be changed once booked. All reservations are non-refundable. Additional fees: $4.95 daily resort fee plus tax added at purchase.
Other Articles to help you plan cheap weekend getaways include:
- Be sure to check out our Northwest Travel Reviews page, to get more inspiration for cheap weekend getaway ideas!
- If you are thinking about Disneyland, we have created an entire page with Disneyland Savings tips too here.
- If you’re a Costco member, find out how to save on travel using the Costco Travel services here.
- You will find current promo codes available to save at Great Wolf Lodge here (Grand Mound)