Washington State motel accommodation offering convenient access to the Olympic National Park
The Shelton Innoffers motel accommodation midway between the southeastern point of the Olympic National Forest and Olympia, WA, which is 22 miles away.
The 2-star establishment is located in the center of Shelton, WA, the western most settlement on the Puget Sound. The town offers convenient access to both Tacoma and Seattle.
The property features comfortable guestrooms with private bathrooms and air-conditioning. In-room amenities include cable television, complimentary wireless internet access, refrigerator, and microwave. Rooms also feature a balcony, and are available at special business and weekly rates.
Guests can enjoy complimentary coffee in the inns lobby area, as well as a meal at the in-house restaurant, Blondies. Diners include guests, locals, and those road-weary travelers making their way up and down the state.
Parking at the inn is free of charge.
The inn offers convenient accommodation for those visitors making their way to and from the Olympic National Forest. Shelton is also conveniently placed for those looking to visit the Pacific Northwests picturesque coastline, or the Pacific Coastal Highway.
The Olympic National Forest offers a host of activities for visitors to enjoy. These include outdoor pursuits, such as hiking, camping, rock climbing, and mountain biking. The natural landscapes are both picturesque and exciting, particularly the vast lakes and rainforest.
Particular highlights in the forest include the Wynoochee Dam, Lake Cushman, and the Quinault Rain Forest. These three destinations offer some of the most scenic settings in Washington State.
A little closer to the Shelton Inn, Oakland Bay offers a scenic setting against which to enjoy a walk, whilst the nearby Mason County showground hosts a range of diverse events, including an oyster festival and truck shows.
The Mason County Recreational Area is another relaxing and peaceful green space, whilst the Shelton Bayshore Golf Club offers a venue for those that enjoy playing a round or two of golf.
Guests staying at the Shelton, WA based inn may also enjoy a trip to Olympia, which offers a number of city amenities for visitors to enjoy.
Guests can visit a number of restaurants and enjoy some fine Washington State cuisine, as well as a number of international flavors. The city also houses a variety of bars and clubs, as well as a fine selection of shopping venues.
Olympia also features a selection of historically significant attractions, including the Old State Capitol Building, and the Bigelow House Museum.
Those looking for a significantly more lively setting may enjoy a day trip to Seattle before venturing on to the Olympic National Park.
Seattle houses a host of monuments and attractions, including the iconic Space Needle and Pike Place Market.
The city also features a vibrant culture, with theatres and museums. Sports fans can also catch a Seahawks football game at Qwest Field, or a Mariners baseball game at Safeco Field.
The Shelton Innalso provides stopover lodgings for those heading to the Strait of Juan de Fuca, the channel that marks the international border between the U.S.A. and Canada. Travelers can catch a ferry across the Strait from Port Angeles, Washington to Victoria, British Colombia.