It’s vacation season and sometimes the best adventures are right in your own backyard. Not only are staycations more affordable, but they also give you an excuse to explore all the hidden hot spots you've been secretly dying to try. Check out these 6 ideas for your July Secret Staycation.
Escape for a Date
Share your secret staycation with someone special when you book a quiet date night in the city. Explore the city's neighborhood nightlife. Book a room downtown at the Kimpton Palladian Hotel and enjoy dinner at Fiasco in Wallingford or SOI in Capitol Hill. Click here to save 15% on room accommodations at the Kimpton Palladian Hotel. Fiasco offers authentic Italian pizza, pasta, and wine for reasonable prices while SOI takes Thai food to the next level. Both restaurants do takeaway so you can bring your dinners back to the hotel for a private dinner experience. Click here to save $10 on your next purchase at Fiasco, and click here to save $5 on your next purchase at SOI. End the perfect date night with brunch the next morning at the Palladian’s in-house restaurant—Shaker & Spear!
Learn Something New
Learn the hidden history of Seattle when you explore its historical areas! Dive into the history of Pioneer place when you join Beneath the Streets for a tour. Beneath the Streets is dedicated to providing authentic and unique guided explorations through the historic underground passageways of Seattle's original neighborhood, Pioneer Square. Click here to get two admission tickets for the price of one.
Wander the West
Stay cool in the shade when you go on a forest adventure. Take to the canopy as you climb through the Pacific Northwest old growth rainforest. AdventureTerra offers tree and rock-climbing excursions in the forest regions in the greater Seattle area. Click here to save 20% on one old-growth canopy tree climbing or rock climbing experience.
Wine and Dine on the Water
Make your wild weekend a bit more wavy when you take a ride across the Lake Union and Lake Washington with Waterways Cruises and Events and enjoy supper or brunch along the way. Click here to save 20% on two tickets to their Seattle Dinner, Weekend Brunch, or Sunday Supper Cruises.
Spend Quality Time at Home
Hoping to stay in instead? Live it up without even leaving home! Eat Local delivers pre-made, mail-order meals straight to your door so you don’t have to spend 30 mins to an hour preparing and cooking a dish. Click here to save 20% on your total purchase.
Pick Out a Good Read
Take some time to sit back and relax in a comfy chair with a new book and a delicious iced tea. Some of the best activities are those that require no effort aside from kicking your to-do list to the curb, sprawling out on the grass, and appreciating the beauty around you. Stop by one of our favorite book retailers to pick up a new read.
Discover Seattle on your secret staycation, but shhhh don’t tell anyone—the best vacation spots are always a secret.