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!
Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel – (South Lake Tahoe, CA):
Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel – South Lake Tahoe, CA starting at $99 per night. This is such a nice place to stay and a great price too. This hotel is right in the village with walking distance to shops and even the beach! Amenities include heated indoor pool, jetted tub, fitness center, on-site restaurant and more.
Fine Print: Dates cannot be changed once booked. 4-day cancellation notice required. $19 daily resort fee paid at check-in.
Tenaya Lodge at Yosemite – Premium Collection – (Fish Camp, CA):
Tenaya Lodge at Yosemite – Premium Collection – Fish Camp, CA starting at $159 per night. This looks like it would be such a fun and relaxing stay! Your stay would include breakfast for two and one in-house activity for two. Some of the amenities for the lodge include outdoor and indoor pools, hot tub, spa, dry saunas, game room and more!
Fine Print: Blackout dates: Not valid 9/3, 9/12–9/14, 9/21, 10/9–10/12, 10/19, 10/23–10/24, 11/4, 11/10–11/11, and 11/20–11/24/17. 7-day cancellation notice required. 11% tax not included. $20 daily resort fee and $0.75 CA Tourism Assessment fee not included.
Hard Rock Hotel – (Stateline, NV):
Hard Rock Hotel – Stateline, NV starting at $75 per night. If you will be going to South Lake Tahoe this may be a low priced and great place to stay. It is right on the CA & NV border. The hotel has outdoor heated pool, gym, complimentary WiFi and more!
Fine Print: Dates cannot be changed once booked. 72-hour cancellation notice required. $22 daily resort fee plus tax added at purchase. $50 daily refundable deposit for incidentals paid at check-in.
Washington Coast Getaways::
Ocean Crest Resort
Ocean Crest Resort – pay $40 for $100 to spend on your next trip. Right now you can grab a pretty nice deal for Ocean Crest. It works out to be a 60% savings. This resort is 18 miles north of Ocean Shores and 30 minutes away from Olympic National Park and Lake Quinault.
Chateau Westport – (Westport, WA):
Chateau Westport – Westport, WA starting at $129 for two night stay. This may be a great little getaway for two. It is not a fancy place but it is clean and only a short walk to the beach. Plus your stay includes bottle of wine and chocolates.
The Resort at the Mountain – (Welches, OR):
The Resort at the Mountain – Welches, OR starting at $108 per night. If you are looking for a getaway to the mountains, this looks like a nice option. You can enjoy year-round heated outdoor pool, outdoor jetted tub, fitness center, golf course and more!
If you are looking for more about this resort, check out Jens review here.
Fine Print: Dates cannot be changed once booked. 48-hour cancellation notice required. $20 plus tax daily resort fee added at purchase. $25 per day credit card hold for incidentals due at check-in.
Canvas and Stars – (Leavenworth, WA):
Canvas and Stars – Leavenworth, WA starting at $172 per night. Have you been wanting to try camping but not sure if it is for you? You may want to try glamping! Your stay will include 2 souvenir wine glasses, 2 muffins, 2 water bottles, S’mores gift pack, popcorn, coffee, tea packets, creamer, shampoo and bar soap. That is just what you get in your welcome basket!
Fine Print: All cancellations subject to $50 processing fee; 14-day cancellation notice required. 10.2% tax not included
Alpen Rose Inn – (Leavenworth, WA):
Alpen Rose Inn – Leavenworth, WA starting at $99 per night. Enjoy a nice mountain getaway at this inn. The inn offers outdoor hot tub, heated pool, sun deck and more. You stay will include complimentary homemase breakfast and complimentary evening dessert.
Looking for things to do in the area Be sure to check out our post on Family Outing In The Pacific NW – Visiting Leavenworth.
Fine Print: Blackout dates: Not valid 9/3, 9/13–9/14, 11/22–11/23, and 11/29–11/30. 4-day cancellation notice required. 11.4% tax not included.
Sun Mountain Lodge – (Winthrop, WA):
Sun Mountain Lodge – Winthrop, WA starting at $180 per night. You can enjoy your between refined elegance and rustic charm. This lodge offers outdoor pool, tennis courts, spa, horse stables and more. Your stay includes complimentary WiFi.
Fine Print: Dates cannot be changed once booked. 11-day cancellation notice required.
Cerulean Hotel – (Klamath Falls, OR):
Cerulean Hotel – Klamath Falls, OR starting at $71 per night. This is a nice place to stay in an area where there are not a lot of choices. There is a shuttle to Running Y Ranch Resort that is free of charge to use so that you can enjoy the resort’s spa, Arnold Palmer golf course, or on-site restaurant.
Fine Print: Dates cannot be changed once booked. 48-hour cancellation notice required. $50 per-night refundable authorization hold placed for up to 3 nights.
Shilo Inn Hotel & Suites Beaverton – (Beaverton, OR):
Shilo Inn Hotel & Suites Beaverton – Beaverton, OR starting at $69 per night. This hotel is near the Portland area but at much cheaper prices then staying in the city. Amenities include continental breakfast, outdoor pool and whirlpool.
If you are looking for things to do in the area, here are a few posts to check out.
- Portland Aerial Tram Ride – Unique Perspective of Portland
- Pacific Northwest Travel: Kid Friendly Restaurants in Portland, Oregon
- Pacific Northwest Travel: Portland, Oregon – Family Friendly Activities, Money Saving Tips and more!
- Portland Staycation – Things to Do in Portland!
Fine Print: Dates cannot be changed once booked. 48-hour cancellation notice required.
La Conner Channel Lodge – (La Conner, WA):
La Conner Channel Lodge – La Conner, WA starting at $99 per night. This lodge has many rooms that overlook the Swinomish Channel. They have dates available into December. Your stay will include free parking, free WiFi and free continental breakfast.
Looking for things to do in the area? Be sure to check out our post on Exploring Skagit Valley Area – Things To Do On A Budget.
Fine Print: Dates cannot be changed once booked. 72-hour cancellation notice required. $2 daily resort fee paid at check-in.
Bear’s Lair Bed and Breakfast – (Gig Harbor, WA):
Bear’s Lair Bed and Breakfast – Gig Harbor, WA starting at $155 per 2 night stay. This looks like it would be cozy and it is nestled densely wooded area. Your stay includes daily breakfast and WiFi.
Fine Print: Blackout dates: Not valid 9/2–9/4, 11/23–11/25, 12/24, or 12/25. 14-day cancellation notice required or fee up to voucher price applies. 10.8% tax not included.
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)