Boise is one of those hidden gems that people vacation to and think ‘why don’t people come here more?’ After all, it is a laidback kind of city, but it certainly does not sacrifice on amazing things to do. With friendly people, a thriving arts scene, fascinating attractions, and unique cuisine, there is to explore in and around Boise.
Once you know that you are traveling to Boise, you will no doubt be wondering which area to stay in. There are quite a few neighborhoods in Boise, each with their own character and charm. One of the most buzzing areas of the city is Downtown. Staying in a downtown Boise hotel will ensure that you will be near some of the city’s best attractions, including Boise Zoo and Boise Art Museum. You will also be within walking distance of a range of outstanding restaurants and bars.
In case you prefer staying in a busy neighborhood but away from all the main attractions, consider a North End Hotel. This area is very well known for its historic buildings, which are typically home to many charismatic restaurants and antique shops. It is also a place where Boise’s fans of outdoor sports gather.
Basque Block Hotels take advantage of being in a unique area of the city. The block is a community of almost 16,000 Basque immigrants. This population causes the area to have a distinct mix of colorful bars and restaurants, which is perfect for those wishing to experience a different side of Idaho’s cultural heritage. These hotels are also close by the Knitting Factory and the Boise State University.
If you want to stay out of the hustle and bustle, consider a Warm Springs Hotel. Located around the famous golf course, these hotels take advantage of open green spaces, while still being reachable from the city center. Boise’s East End or Southeast based hotels are very popular for those wishing to stay out of the city but still in need of easy access to the main attractions.
Boise enjoys having three 4-star hotels within the city parameters. These are all rated highly and will provide amazing luxury for an unforgettable vacation. Should you be on a budget, opt for one of the 47 3 star hotels. The offer a great selection for budget travelers with prices starting from
For the business traveler, there are 76 business hotels to make your pick. Some boast fantastic conference spaces and others enjoy lovely quiet spots to do some work. Furthermore, Boise has 65 pet-friendly hotels. So, if you are traveling with your pet, you won’t be at all short of choice! Lots of the hotels have easy access to the city’s highlights.
If you are after a quirky vacation in Boise, choose from one of the 4 boutique hotels within the city.
Boise airport is located three miles south of the city and is Idaho’s biggest airport by far, serving cities from all over the country. There are a handful of Boise Airport hotels very near the arrivals lounge. Some are dedicated airport hotels and some have easy access to the city.