If it’s a western adventure you’re after, look no further than Sandpoint, the original Western American city. Located on Lake Pend Oreille, it has been voted the best small Western town in the country for several years running. So, turn off those cell phones and get ready to lose yourself for a while in the undeniable beauty and much-needed calm that the great West has to offer.
Hotels in Sandpoint
Sandpoint hugs the edge of this pretty lake, surrounded by mountains and has a good selection of hotels dedicated purely relaxation, great views, natural settings and leisure.
Areas nearer the mountain, for example have more lodges and even a few log cabins. Nearer the city you’ll find inns and independently-owned bed-and-breakfasts.
Where to stay in Sandpoint
Many visitors travel to the region exclusive for of its great skiing potential. If this sounds like you, then there is only one place for you to go – the Schweitzer Mountain Resort. There are several great lodges up at the resort including popular options like the White Pine.
The town is compact, dominating by chain brand hotels and motels, and you’re never far from the lake or nature. Dover Bay resort is right on the water.