Top 5 Hotels Near Mount Rainier National Park, Washington - Updated 2023


Spanning five rivers and an active volcano amidst a temperate rain forest, the beautiful Mount Rainier National Park is frequented by tourists from all over the country for its gorgeous flora and fauna, and close proximity to the urban landscape of the city of Washington. The mountain itself is located at 14,410 feet (4392 metres) above sea level, and it offers a subalpine environment with wildflowers sprinkled amidst the glaciated peaks, making it a true paradise on earth for nature lovers and adventure sports enthusiasts. So, whether you are planning a camping trip or an exciting hiking excursion, or you simply want to explore the national park with your children, why not stay in a relaxing and cosy hotel that you can retreat to after a tiring day of exploration? Read on to learn about the top hotels near Mount Rainier National Park, Washington.

1. Alexander's Lodge (from USD 145)

The beautiful Alexander’s Lodge is a well-known accommodation in the area, and it is located at a convenient 10-minute walking distance from the entrance of Mount Rainier National Park. The lodge offers healthy homemade food such as bread, soups and pie, along with home-brewed wine and beer. You can enjoy in-room massage services in select rooms, or go shopping for artisan gifts in the on-site gift shop.

Alexander's Lodge

Wifi Available

Address: 37515 State Road 706 East
Accommodates: 8

Parking Pets allowed Garden Non-smoking rooms Family rooms Breakfast in the room Free parking Internet services

2. Paradise Village (from USD 189)

Situated a short drive from Mount Rainier, this hotel offers non-smoking rooms as well as individual cottages for discerning guests. Your private rooms feature a flatscreen television with Netflix, complimentary toiletries, a coffee machine, a mini-fridge and a microwave. The hotel itself features family rooms, free WiFi and an on-site restaurant.

Paradise Village

Wifi Available

Address: 31811 S.R. 706 East
Accommodates: 6

Parking Restaurant Sauna Non-smoking rooms Family rooms Free parking Internet services Hot tub/jacuzzi

3. Alta Crystal Resort at Mt Rainier (from USD 199)

Offering free WiFi and breathtaking views of the mountains, this lovely hotel is the ideal base from where you can explore Mount Rainier and its vicinity. The hotel is situated about 8 miles (12.8 kilometres) from Mount Rainier, which makes it an easy 10-minute drive by car.

Some of the on-site amenities you can enjoy here include a hot tub, a sun terrace, table tennis, a lovely garden to relax in, barbecue facilities, and a ski pass sales point. You can also unwind in the swimming pool and the spa centre or enjoy the evening entertainment offered.

LOGE Alta Crystal Resort at Mt Rainier

Wifi Available

Address: 68317 Washington 410
Accommodates: 4

Parking Pets allowed Golf course (within 3 km) Garden Fishing Facilities for disabled guests Skiing Family rooms

4. Cowlitz River Lodge (from USD 149)

This amazing hotel is situated in Packwood at a distance of 14 miles (22 kilometres) from the White Pass Ski Resort, and 12 miles (19 kilometres) from Mount Rainier National Park, making it an easy 15-minute drive. Featuring a beautiful outdoor garden where you can relax with a good book, a shared lounge to spend some quality time with your family, proximity to activities like skiing, free on-site parking and disability access, this hotel aims to create the ultimate ski-resort experience for its guests.

Your private rooms feature central air conditioning, a kitchenette with a microwave, refrigerator and a coffee machine, complimentary toiletries and hairdryer, a seating area in select rooms, and a work desk.

Cowlitz River Lodge

Wifi Available

Address: 13069 US HWY 12
Accommodates: 8

Parking Pets allowed 24-hour front desk Non-smoking rooms Fishing Laundry Facilities for disabled guests Skiing

5. Crest Trail Lodge (from USD 129)

This hotel is located a comfortable 30 miles (48.3 km) from Mount Rainier National Park. Featuring a complimentary continental breakfast every day and an evening cocktail reception, this hotel aims to create a luxurious experience that is sure to leave you feeling pampered. Enjoy free WiFi throughout the premises, coffee-making facilities in your rooms, free on-site parking and vending machines for those midnight cravings. Guests are also offered breakfast each morning, at no additional charge.

Crest Trail Lodge

Wifi Available

Address: 12729 US Highway 12
Accommodates: 4

Parking Non-smoking rooms Fishing Facilities for disabled guests Skiing Free parking Internet services Canoeing

Explore Mount Rainier National Park

Whether you wish to explore the urban attractions at Ashford or dive into the natural landscape of the Mount Rainier National Park, these hotels are sure to provide you with the necessary sanctuary from a long tiring day of sightseeing and exploring the area, so you can treat yourself to a grand stay. So, book your tickets today and reserve a room to start looking forward to your vacation in Washington!

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