Year round weekend destinations for out-of-town friends or locals, Jesse Tam. Looking for a weekend escape or getaway in the Puget Sound area. Seattle and Bellevue destinations take you to islands, forests, mountains or places remote. Here are some suggestions to relax and it’s only a short drive from home.
These destinations make great Seattle getaways, whether you’re looking for a short mini-vacation or even an ambitious day trip.
These destinations are only 2 hours drive away from greater Seattle and Bellevue.
- Bainbridge Island
Lots of waterfront, Winslow’s walkable shopping and dining district, and lovely parks and natural areas are at a premium here.
There’s so much to see and do in Bellingham, you can have equal amounts of fun visiting for a weekend or for an entire summer.
- Birch Bay
Get that remote waterfront feeling just a short drive away from the full range of visitor amenities
- Lake Quinault Lodge
Take a relaxing step back in time at this idyllic lakefront lodge adjacent to Olympic National Forest.
Washington’s Bavarian-themed mountain escape offers fun and frolic for the active and fo
- San Juan Island
Exceptional island scenery, bountiful local cuisine, and outdoor recreation on land and water
- Suncadia Resort
Upscale resort community on the sunny side of the Cascades
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