Category Archives: Salt Lake City

FrenchConnection

A French-Style Staycation

Paris is one of the foremost tourist destinations in the world, and for good reasons: the food is fabulous, the sights are beautiful, and the whole city is vibrant. While they idea of a Parisian excursion is alluring, the reality of it is daunting. The flight and the bill alone are deterrents for embarking on such a vacation. If you’re longing to experience the magic of Paris on a dime over the course of a weekend, planning a French themed staycation can provide a fun twist. Continue reading

MississippiSerenade

Rafting Your Way through a Staycation

As the summer winds down, you may be looking for a way to end the season with an outdoor excursion. You don’t need to travel far to seek adventure — amazing sights and the opportunity to explore are right in the area. Combining a rafting trip on the Provo River with a stay in the Anniversary Inn’s Mississippi Serenade Suite will provide a staycation full of fun and excitement. Continue reading

RoomwithaView

A Staycation with a View

Salt Lake offers so many things to while enjoying the summertime. I’ve found that the most remarkable activities are found in the great outdoors that surround the area. One of the most well-known landmarks in Utah – Ensign Peak – is an excellent place to get a breath of fresh air and have some peaceful downtime. To make a great staycation out of your visit to the trail, book a night at the Anniversary Inn on 5th South and request the Room With a View Suite — you’ll never look at the city the same way again. Continue reading

FortyNinerSuite

A Staycation in the Mountains – City Style

Salt Lake City is an excellent location for a staycation, especially if you enjoy being in the outdoors. The city and its surrounding area have a wealth of gorgeous natural features and opportunities for exciting excursions from water sports to hiking. If a brisk hike is right up your alley, make Miners Trail in Emigration Canyon part of your next staycation. Along with a stay at the Anniversary Inn’s rustic Forty Niner Suite, you’ll create a themed getaway that you’ll remember for years to come. Continue reading

CapitalRetreat

A Staycation, Presidential Style

Creating the perfect staycation doesn’t always mean finding a nearby resort or theme park. Those who enjoy sightseeing, historical buildings, and museums know that touring landmarks can be a wonderful way to have a memorable time — who says learning can’t be fun? If this type of staycation is up your alley, try going to the Utah State Capitol in Salt Lake City. Pairing this activity with a stay at the Anniversary Inn’s stately Capitol Retreat will not only be fun, but provide the ideal setting for rest and relaxation. Continue reading