Escape the City Not the Comforts - Explore Amazing Natural Beauty Just an Hour from Seattle

The Perfect Mount Rainier Getaway  We are the closest accomodation to the Sunrise entrance to Mount Rainier.  This is the higher elevation visitor's center in the park and the start of some of the BEST and Most popular hikes.  We are also the area's only lodging with both a heated pool and hot tub, plus we have a recreation field with tons of games for good old fashioned outdoor family fun.  Stay in a charming chalet suite ~ or one of romantic cabins with their own private hot tub: Hawthorne Cabin, Tahoma Cabin or our newly renovated Creekside Cabin .  All accommodations have fireplaces, kitchens, satellite television & more.  Our small resort is tucked in the national forest, just 1 mile from the entrance to Mount Rainier.

14,410 Feet of Fun and Adventure Await You:    No trip to Washington State is complete without a Mount Rainier experience. Stroll through a temperate inland rainforest this spring. Hike with the wildflowers and gaze upon powerful waterfalls this summer. Marvel at the fall colors each autumn. Discover epic skiing, snowboarding, and snowshoeing each winter. And fall in love with the world-class vistas that re-define spectacular year-round. 

Why Choose Alta Crystal Resort: We really do have the nicest accommodations on the mountain.  Our Lofts are spacious with two private sleeping areas for families.  We are the only accommodation with a year round heated pool and hot tub.  We even have 4 cabins with a private hot tub on their deck for the ultimate mountain get away experience.

Like Summer Camp for Grown Ups: We have bonfires with s'mores every Saturday night and ever other night during July, August and holiday periods; we have an old fashioned popcorn maker and tons of DVD's; for kids we have a Scavenger Hunt that takes you on a fun scramble around the Resort's 22 acres with free prizes (don't worry we won't tell if the grown ups get in on the fun too!) 

More Than Just a Ski Destination.  Crystal Mountain has a ton to offer even when the snow is gone and the lifts are closed.  The Gondola takes you to the top for breathtaking views of Mount Rainier.  You can hike the trails; go horseback riding or even play disk golf.

Dog-friendly suites. We are super pet friendly with half of our suites set up so your 4-legged friend can also enjoy our little bit of paradise. Advance reservations required. Click here for details.

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