Guests need to stay awhile at this extended stay hotel in Yakima in order to take advantage of all the bucket list items around. For starters, the Tacoma Dome is the Pacific Northwest’s most popular event venue featuring world-class performances year-round It’s also Wine Country, so scheduling a tasting and vineyard tour is a must. Mt. Rainier offers fantastic winter recreational opportunities, but also features events and outings during any season.

Head to Johnson’s Orchards, a quaint and historic farm that offers hay rides, pick-your-own produce, and holiday festivities depending on the month. The Yakima Valley Museum is a fantastic family-friendly destination.  Ride a horse along the Cowiche County Trail, which offers family-targeted trail rides, winery tours, and custom rides.


The Great Northwest

Just a short drive from Seattle, many Yakima travelers take a day trip (or two) to the biggest city in Washington. The Apple Tree Golf Resort is the perfect place to enjoy the gorgeous Northwest and work on your swing. At the Bale Breaker Brewing Company, take a tour, enjoy a pint, and discover one of the region’s best craft beers.

The Yakima Sportsman State Park is just one option for hiking, mountain biking, and camping. Otherwise, head to the Majestic Theater for an old fashioned cinema experience. Grab your pen and start ticking off those bucket list items today!


ShoppingNeed a little bit of retail therapy? We have plenty of options for you. With retailers offering a variety of sporting goods to clothing and household goods, you are sure to find something you can’t live without. If not, you get the pleasure of window shopping and seeing all of the unique items the Yakima Valley has in store.

With dozens of specialty shops, Yakima caters to the home furnisher or arts & crafts fanatics. Both The Boot Ranch and Precision Fruit & Antiques are known for their collection of antiques. Precision Fruit & Antiques has over 5000 square feet of treasures to explore not to mention the jams, jellies  and fruit butters.

If you are looking for gift shops or something small for that special someone (aka yourself) head over to Garden Dance, Cobblestones Gifts and Antiques, Fiddlesticks or Shopkeeper, Ltd. All of these specialty shops are guaranteed to please. These boutiques have an intimate and unique feel and to top it off, friendly staff to assist you. Garden Dance has clothing in unique styles that you won’t find anywhere else.

If you feel the need for a larger mall, Westpark Shopping Center is just down the road. Or head over to Union Gap and check out Valley Mall, complete with Macy’s, American Eagle Outfitters, Kohl’s and more.