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Most Popular Pacific Northwest Family Resorts

most popular family resorts

If you are looking for the perfect Pacific Northwest family vacation, look no further. Whether you are interested in a Western-style ranch with rugged views or a shore-front stay where you can relax and unwind, we are here to help you find your next place to stay. We know of four upscale, 4-star destinations that simply will not disappoint.  

Tell your family it is time to pack their bags! We compiled a list of the most popular resorts located in the scenic Pacific Northwest that are perfect for making your next vacation memories. Learn about each one and discover your next family excursion. 

Salish Lodge & Spa

Situated in the Cascade mountains of Snoqualmie, Washington, Salish Lodge & Spa offers visitors an experience that is the epitome of the Pacific Northwest. This luxury getaway is just 30 minutes from the city of Seattle. Fans of the television series "Twin Peaks" will recognize this lodge, renamed The Great Northern Hotel for the show. Just below, the stunning Snoqualmie Falls, a 268-foot waterfall that you can hear from the property, is one of the many reasons why this is a popular Pacific Northwest family vacation spot.

The lodge is owned by the Snoqualmie Indian Tribe. There are 86 guestrooms fully equipped with gas fireplaces so you can cozy up and enjoy the sounds of the falls outside your window. Each guestroom has a designated outdoor space for soaking up the misty, lush views in peace. The spa-like showers and oversized soaking tubs will give you a sense of lavishness while you unwind for the day. 

The spa offers various massage packages as well as facials and body treatments infused with Pacific Northwest ingredients. Salish Lodge's spa is complete with a steam room and sauna available for any guest looking to escape into a calm, healing space.

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The Woodmark Hotel & Still Spa

Located in Kirkland, Washington, The Woodmark Hotel & Still Spa is a boutique hotel that is the perfect scenic getaway for a family looking to unwind and have some fun. The hotel's serene views of the Olympic Mountains and the shores of Lake Washington offer a peaceful landscape for any activity, whether you wish to stay in for a relaxing evening or go out for a spin on a Woodmark Beach Cruiser Bicycle

This stunning hotel offers visitors the option of cozy guest rooms or luxurious suites. Enjoy complimentary coffee and tea during your stay as well as Woodmark's Raid the Pantry program, where you can grab late-night snacks from 10 p.m. to 12 a.m. 

Unwind at the hotel's Still Spa, complete with a view of Lake Washington. The spa offers over 10 different massage options and eight add-ons, including cupping and dry brush exfoliation. Available body treatments include the Drift Away Detox and the Stone Crop Body Wrap.

If you are looking to enjoy the beauty of Lake Washington, The Woodmark has two lakefront restaurants, Beach Café and Carillon Kitchen, where guests can enjoy locally sourced meals. Beach Café offers a menu full of seafood options, while Carillon Kitchen has take-out choices for families on the go. It comes as no surprise this waterfront destination is among the most popular Pacific Northwest family resorts.

Brasada Ranch

Brasada Ranch is a beautiful western-style resort located in Powell Butte, Oregon, with gorgeous, uninterrupted views of the Cascade mountain range. With 65 family-friendly cabins, this location is perfect for an adventure-seeking group. 

Families with children over the age of 14 can enjoy Brasada's Ranch House suites. These rooms have scenic views and private balconies. Suites also have a soaking tub and gas fireplaces so you can enjoy a restful night in. The Ranch House guestrooms offer similar amenities. Adult visitors can enjoy a private terrace and walk-in shower, as well. 

For larger families, Sage Canyon cabins are a fantastic option. Select cabins are even dog-friendly, so your family pet can join in on your getaway. With two, three or four bedrooms available, your family will be comfortable and can spread out. Cabins have fully equipped gourmet kitchens and dining areas, as well as a washer and dryer in each unit for your convenience. 

Enjoy fresh, seasonal meals from one of the ranch's premium dining options. Range Restaurant & Bar offers an ever-changing menu and phenomenal views, while Ranch House offers farm-to-table eating.  

Brasada Ranch also has an Athletic Club complete with a fitness center and tennis courts. This is the perfect getaway for a fit family as there are a number of amenities and activities, including a golf club and an equestrian club. Kids have lots of outdoor activities and a selection of curated crafts available, making Brasada Ranch a fantastic for Pacific Northwest family vacation ideas. 

Tetherow Lodge 

Tetherow Lodge in Bend, Oregon, is an ideal resort for active families. Situated along the Deschutes National Forest, guests can enjoy outdoor activities with a grand view. There is a semi-private 18-hole golf course for visitors to spend the day on the greens. Or, enjoy the heated outdoor pools and on-site fitness center. The lodge is just 20 minutes from Mt. Bachelor and less than 10 minutes from downtown Bend, so families can enjoy nearby attractions and restaurants with ease. 

There are 50 luxurious hotel rooms available with varying mountain and forest views. All hotel accommodations include a fireplace and balcony for cozy evenings and calm mornings. Plus, the hotel experience is designed to be eco-friendly. Tetherow Lodge's vacation home rentals come in seven different styles available for guests wanting to enjoy the unreal views in privacy. Rentals come with as many as five bedrooms for larger families and give guests the comfort of a home with the conveniences of a retreat. 

There are three premium dining options on-site:

  • The Row is a family-friendly pub. 
  • Solomon's is a reservations-encouraged dining experience for nights you want an elevated meal. 
  • The Tetherow Café, located in the Tetherow Sport building, is a made-to-order meal option for families on the go. 

Tetherow Lodge has something for everyone, making it one of the best family vacations spots in the Pacific Northwest. 

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