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Lynnwood…Close to the City…Close to the Country…Close to the Mountains…Close to the Sea
Planning your Pacific Northwest adventure just got easier. Avoid the hassle of downtown driving, the high cost of parking and expensive hotel rates, but don’t miss out on all the city has to offer. By choosing Lynnwood as your home base you can stay in comfortable, modern accommodations, while saving 40% compared to downtown rates. With Seattle an easy 15 minute drive away you get the best of both worlds when lodging in Lynnwood Washington. World Class museums, performing arts, shopping and the famous Pike Street Farmers Market are among the attractions you will find in Seattle.
Prefer the great outdoors? From Lynnwood you can be in the mountains in 20 minutes for some great Lynnwood recreation. Here you will find world class skiing, hiking and lake and stream fishing. Or head to the beach, just a few minutes to the west of Lynnwood. Enjoy a guided beach walk along the Puget Sound, take a picnic or dine at one of the many waterfront restaurants. Hop on a ferry for a scenic ride across the Puget Sound to Kingston, the San Juan Islands or even Victoria, BC. Stroll the quaint streets and boutique shops in Edmonds, or travel northeast to Snohomish, a small historic town and an antique hunter’s dream. With all the money you have saved on lodging, you don’t have to feel guilty about buying that treasure.
But there is plenty to do in Lynnwood, too! Lynnwood is a shopper’s paradise. Alderwood, the area’s premier destination shopping and lifestyle center, is a collection of over 200 shops and restaurants. The indoor-outdoor shopping center offers name brands such as Nordstrom, William Sonoma and Coldwater Creek, combined with a variety of smaller shops. Lynnwood is also known for the wide variety of restaurants. There are dozens of award winning ethnic restaurants tucked away in the shopping districts, or you can find all the familiar chains you have come to depend on.
Whatever your pleasure, you will enjoy the convenience of Lynnwood. Centrally located within minutes of the region’s three largest cities, Lynnwood offers travelers a comfortable convenient and affordable alternative to staying downtown. As visitors to the “close to everything” city have discovered, Lynnwood is the perfect place to relax and recharge following a day of work or play in the Northwest.
Here’s What’s New
Lynnwood Recreation and Aquatic Center Opened in May 2011 this amazing facility includes The newly renovated and expanded Recreation Center is fully ADA accessible and features:
|New locker rooms including 7 private family changing rooms|
|New recreation pool including water slides, lazy river, water playground and family hot tub|
|New sauna, adult hot tub and warm-water therapy pool|
|New cardio/weight room and fitness studio|
American Girl opened their newest retail store in July 2011 in Alderwood mall in Lynnwood. Enjoy shopping for dolls apparel and accessories, dining in the bistro, the doll salon and birthday celebrations at the new flagship store. If you plan to overnight as part of your American Girl experience, be sure to check the American Girl Special offered Residence Inn by Marriott in Lynnwood.