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

AfricanSafari

Go on a Safari…while on Staycation

An exotic vacation on safari would be an amazing adventure, especially for families and couple who love animals and the outdoors. There is just one problem: it’s a huge task and an enormous expense to go on safari overseas. The solution? A creatively planned staycation that combines all of the exciting elements of a safari with the comforts of home. A trip to the Willow Park Zoo in Logan and a night at the Anniversary Inn’s incredible African Safari Suite can be just the thing to satisfy your wanderlust. Continue reading

WildWest

A Staycation in the Wild West

There are many things you can do to fill your staycation with fun activities, especially in the Salt Lake City area. If you’re looking for a mix of entertainment, sightseeing, and a bit of education, This Is The Place Heritage Park is an ideal way to spend the day. Pairing your trip to the park with a stay in the 5th South Anniversary Inn’s Wild West Suite will make for a very memorable themed getaway. Continue reading

CountryGardenSuite

A Beautiful Garden Staycation

The arrival of spring brings gorgeous flowers and ample opportunity to enjoy the outdoors at its most lush and beautiful state. If you’re planning a staycation, consider incorporating the beauty of nature to create a relaxing, rejuvenating getaway. A visit to the Idaho Botanical Garden in Boise will provide a fun day filled with walks among the blooms and the chance to attend exciting events. Pair this with a stay at the Anniversary Inn’s Country Garden Suite and you’ve got the perfect springtime staycation. Continue reading

SavannahNights

A Staycation for Book Lovers

Books have the power to truly transport our lives, if only temporarily, and provide the imagination a thrilling experience like no other. You won’t find many communities more passionate and active than book lovers, and a literary tour can make for an exciting staycation. If browsing a lively independent bookstore and enjoying the company of fellow literary lovers if your idea of a fun, relaxing time, you should make a trip to Salt Lake City’s Weller Book Works part of your next getaway. Combined with a reservation at the Anniversary Inn’s Savannah Nights Suite, it can be the staycation of a book lover’s dreams. Continue reading

EuropeanSuite

Go to Europe…on Staycation

A European vacation filled with fabulous art, great food, and luxurious suites is many people’s idea of a perfect getaway. If you want to get the same feeling without splurging or taking weeks off work, try planning your own cultured staycation. After a trip to Logan’s Nora Eccles Museum of Art and a night in the Anniversary Inn’s European Honeymoon Suite, you’ll feel like you’ve had a cosmopolitan adventure. Continue reading