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Never Too Early to Think about Summer

Photo | Lake Chelan Chamber of Commerce Here at Windermere, we believe it’s never too early to think about summer. And naturally, we are big advocates for summer vacations at the lake. Serene setting, idyllic lakeside towns, and a plethora of water sports and activities…what are you waiting for? It’s time to book! However if […]

01/11/2021 | by Josh Collins | No Comments Local Area

Celebrate a Small Town Christmas

Looking for a festive small town to visit this holiday season? You’ve come to the right place. We know people say “there’s no place like home for the holidays” but Lake Chelan at Christmastime might have you saying otherwise. Shop owners greet you warmly as big fluffy flakes fall, wander up and down the brightly […]

12/01/2020 | by Josh Collins | No Comments Local Area

Lake Chelan Night Life

There are so many perks to staying in Lake Chelan, but one of our favorites is the fun nightlife. Despite being a small town, Lake Chelan has a lot going on! From relaxing, chill environments to more vibrant locations, there is a little something for everyone. Mostly set within a few historic city blocks, Chelan […]

11/10/2020 | by Josh Collins | No Comments Local Area

The Perfect Lake Chelan Rental for the Holidays

From Thanksgiving to Christmas to New Years, the holidays are a busy time. Pair that with the kids being off from school, and many will be looking—and planning now—to get away to celebrate. What better getaway than Lake Chelan? We’ve got lots of wonderful rental options to make this time of year what it should […]

10/17/2020 | by Josh Collins | 2 Comments Local Area

Fall in Lake Chelan

We’d be sad about summer coming to a close if the fall season in the Lake Chelan Valley wasn’t so magical. As the leaves change from green to gold to orange and the nights cool off, we can’t help but fall in love with our little valley all over again. There’s nothing quite like the […]

09/25/2020 | by Josh Collins | No Comments Local Area

5 Places to Eat After a Day on the Lake

You’re sunkissed from a blissful day on the water. You’ve spent all day swimming in the lake and frolicking in the sun, and now it’s time to end the day with a delicious dinner. But if there’s one thing everyone knows, it’s that a full day under the sun can work up quite the appetite […]

09/01/2020 | by Josh Collins | No Comments Uncategorized

How to Shop Local While on Vacation

So you’re spending the next few days in glorious Lake Chelan and you want to shop locally as much as you can? We can help! Patronizing local businesses while you’re on vacation helps keep them going year-round and you won’t find better customer service anywhere else! Many of our favorite businesses are just starting to […]

07/31/2020 | by Josh Collins | 2 Comments Local Area

Summer Day Itinerary

Coffee with a View Wake up and enjoy a leisurely morning of sipping coffee and soaking in lake views. There’s just something about the smoothness of the undisturbed lake in the morning that will soothe you and set your day off on the right foot. Grab your coffee and sit back. There’s no rush to […]

05/07/2020 | by Josh Collins | No Comments Local Area

Plan Your Ideal Summer Vacation in Lake Chelan

We can’t believe it’s already April! The birds are singing, the hills are turning green, and the days are getting longer. We are loving it. And now that you’re emerging from winter hibernation, it’s the perfect time to start planning your summer vacation to the Lake Chelan Valley. It’s never too early to get a […]

04/07/2020 | by Josh Collins | No Comments Local Area

Coronavirus (COVID-19): The New Travel Conundrum

Coronavirus, more specifically COVID-19, is the new buzz word. And, not just in health-talk circles, but in schools, the workplace, on social media, and yes, in the travel industry. Offering world-class service and putting our guests first has always been something that is core to our business.  And we wanted to pass along as much […]

03/12/2020 | by Josh Collins | No Comments Local Area