Welcome, families, sports teams, convention attendees, business travelers, leisure travelers, and groups. Hello craft beer-cationers, family reunion-goers, college visitors, race runners, and history lovers. We have just the place for you to stay, with hotels that are pet-friendly, kid-friendly and just plain friendly. From hip new urban hotels with rooftop bars to trusted national brands to one-of-a-kind historic properties and boutique hotels, Central Washington is here to accommodate. 

Tour Kittitas County’s Scenic Barn Quilts

A long and sunny season makes a road trip through Central Washington a truly beautiful experience. One of our region’s historic attractions is the famous Kittitas County Barn Quilt Trail, Washington State’s first barn quilt trail. Explore our countryside in search of historic barns and the quilt blocks that adorn them. 

Find Itinerary Inspiration Within Our Recent Blog Posts

Uncover the top places to explore, unwind, dine, and more within our blog posts! Let us guide you through your visit with local advice and visitor favorites. Read our latest entries now! 

Wine & Dine in the Heart of Washington State

Experience Central Washington’s growing foodie scene during your visit! Dine around the world with classic American pub grub, traditional Italian fare, Asian cuisine, delicious Mexican flavors, and more in our diverse area. Explore local eateries now. 

Escape Outdoors in Central Washington

Known for its natural beauty and abundance of outdoor adventures, Central Washington is the ultimate year-round exploration destination for outdoor activities. Enjoy hiking, biking, horseback riding, and birding, plus water activities and snow sports in our scenic, adventure-filled area! 

Find Festive Fun at Local Events

Let us entertain you at our festivals and fairs, on our stages, and in our historic downtown streets. From the famous Ellensburg Rodeo to beer festivals, live music to farmers’ markets, we provide a wide spectrum of adventure, culture, fun, and flavor for the whole family! View upcoming events.