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THE STORY OF SUNCADIA Deep Roots & Wide Open Spaces Located in the storybook town of Cle Elum, WA just 80 miles east of Seattle, Suncadia Resort, A Destination Hotel, is nestled among the sunniest part of the C a s c a d e M o u n t a i n s a n d o ff e r s v i s i t o r s t h e quintessential Pacific Northwest retreat. Once the heart of the region’s mining industry, Cle Elum still holds the same small town charm and hospitality that made it the darling of Washington State all those years ago. The deep-rooted history and local influence permeates the town and Suncadia Resort in a way that transports you back in time.
Suncadia Today This expansive mountain resort encompasses 6,400 acres of forest and boasts amenities such as:
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When To Go & What To See The all-season resort draws families, couples, groups, and pet-lovers alike with a plethora of seasonal activities to choose from. With over 40 miles of exploratory hiking trails, 54 holes of championship golf and summer and winter recreation for all, Suncadia Resort immerses guests in the great outdoors all year round with activities like:
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Guided fishing tours along the Yakima River Motorized scooter rides to nearby historic towns Cross-country skiing and snowshoe + brew tours Ice skating, sleigh rides and endless hot coco perfect for cozying up to one of the many crackling fire places.
Home Away From Home Suncadia offers guests four personalized lodging options including: - The Lodge - The Inn - Trailhead Condominiums - Luxury Vacation Homes
The 12 room Glade Spring Spa Suncadia Club Swim & Fitness Center Historic Nelson Dairy Farm Swiftwater Cellars Winery Community Parks
Eco-Minded Suncadia pays tribute to its impressive natural surroundings with the implementation of the Suncadia Conservancy, a wildlife preserve of more than 3,400 acres. This conservancy is protected by the Kittitas Conservation Trust and is helping to restore and protect the area for the migration of species such as salmon, deer, elk, and cougar. In addition, the resort’s 1,000 steps project, which leads guests down to the trickling Cle Elum River, aims to educate guests through fun facts located at every landing that highlights the area’s native wild and plant life.
ACCOMMODATIONS It’s easy to feel at home at Suncadia Resort as the property features a range of lodging options; The Lodge, The Inn, Trailhead Condominiums and Luxury Vacation Homes all located throughout the property. The variety in accommodations is meant to give guests a unique and customizable vacation experience to further enhance the mountain flare and cozy vibes the property is known for.
Luxury Vacation Homes Suncadia currently features over 70 fully furnished luxury vacation homes ranging from one to six bedrooms in various communities throughout the property, offering the most individualized and private experience at Suncadia. Perfect for: Girls getaways, multigenerational family trips, incentive retreats.
Trailhead Condominiums Adjacent to The Lodge, the Trailhead Condominiums are designed to act as a base camp for travelers seeking an extended retreat. The 18 perfectly equipped condos are available with one or two bedrooms and are appointed with all the comforts of home, including an in-condo kitchen, full-sized washer and dryer, gas fireplace, and a large deck with tables and chairs for outdoor living. Perfect for: Extended stays, smaller groups, families.
The Lodge at Suncadia Perched atop the Cascade Mountains, The Lodge features breathtaking panoramic views and serves as the hub of the action for guests due to direct access to Portals Restaurant, Fifty 6° Lounge, Coal House Caffe and a state-of-the-art conference center. With 254 rooms varying from deluxe studios, one and twobedroom guest suites and penthouses, most units include spacious kitchens, granite countertops, washer/dryers, deep soaking tubs, private outdoor balconies, flagstone gas fireplaces, and more. Perfect for: Families and groups who want to stay in the heart of the action.
The Inn at Suncadia The Inn offers a more intimate guest experience with views of Suncadia’s Prospector Golf Course, embracing a classic, yet comfortable atmosphere throughout the 14 guest rooms and four suites. Perfect for: Couples looking for a romantic and private weekend or solo travelers wanting a quiet and peaceful escape.
Welcome To Wellness at The Glade Spring Spa A stay at Suncadia Resort wouldn’t complete without a visit to the Glade Spring Spa. This tranquil oasis provides guests the chance to melt under the skilled hands of a massage therapists or sit back, relax and take in the serene mountain views that surround you from every angle. With a robust list of treatment options that use ingredients inspired by Mother Nature, the team at The Glade Spring Spa go above and beyond to create an environment of rest and relaxation for all who visit.
The Glade Spring Spa is an extension of the resort’s philosophy of embodying all things wellness. The facility is located a short walk from The Lodge and invites guests to unwind from the moment they step foot through the front doors. Whether its a full day of indulgence, a tailored treatment, or a little bit of both is what you seek- the Glade Spring Spa offers services that accommodate every need.
SERVICES ✴Day Pass Purchase one year-round and get the perk of using the locker rooms, steam room, saunas, and salt soaks. ✴Massages Customizable to every guest’s needs- whether its the use of hot stones, rich oils, couples time, or for expectant mothers looking to relax before their big day. ✴Facials Choose from six types of treatments that incorporate the newest technology and natural ingredients like the Sublimestone facial that uses ‘lift’ technology to restore and replenish or the Sacred Nature facial that nourishes with herbs, essential oils and antioxidants. ✴Body Rituals These head-to-toe experiences will renew your skin, mind, and soul. All include ingredients found in nature and will leave you feeling restored. ✴Salon services go back to basics with a mani, pedi, or wax.
AMENITIES ✴ 12 treatment rooms ✴ LEED Silver Certification ✴ Vichy rain shower room ✴ Four hot mineral baths ✴ Two dry saunas ✴ Three treatment decks ✴ Private woman’s quarters with hot tub
A Taste of Washington State Local flavors permeate every drink and dish that is served at Suncadia Resort. From the herbs and vegetables that are carefully grown in the resort’s Hay Creek Garden, to wine and spirits that have been brewed and aged right in the heart of the Pacific Northwest- every bite is a tribute to Washington State. Whether it’s an evening of artisan dining, a casual bite, or a unique multi-course experience- Suncadia Resort’s eight dining options will leave you craving more.
Portals Restaurant Suncadia Resort’s foremost fine dining experience can be found at Portals-Pacific Northwest Provisions. Located within the Lodge, this elegantly rustic establishment includes standout menu items like Walla Walla Agnolotti, Elk Pie, and barrel-aged cocktails to name a few. What makes Portals a stand-out choice is the one-of-a-kind views of the Cascade Mountains- seen from panoramic angles throughout the restaurant. This front-row seat gives guests a bird’s eye view of some of the most impressive scenery in the state.
Fifty-6 Degrees Lounge Situated next to the lobby in the Lodge is Fifty-6 Degrees Lounge. This rustic and intimate spot is the perfect place to sip a Roslyn Sour or gather with friends over one of the 56 seasonal rotating cocktails- the reason for its namesake. As the seasons change so does the menu, with warm spiced libations in the fall and herb infused sips in the summer.
Swiftwater Cellars Swiftwater Cellars is Suncadia’s on-site winery. Boasting deep-rooted history, the two-story facility sits atop onceworking Coal Mine No. 9, which also doubled as a makeshift “winery” for the european-born miners who used local berries to craft their libations. Paying tribute to history, Swiftwater Cellars has incorporated that same European influence with an American twist offering a full-service restaurant, and live musical performances. Swiftwater Cellars offers tastings of their boutique selection of wines at their underground cellar which houses blends from local and global vineyards.
A Taste of Washington State cont’…. Barnyard BBQ at Nelson Farm The Kitchen Take a break from laps around the pool a nd enjoy a mea l a t Suncadia’s personal food truck! Location: Suncadia Club Swim & Fitness Center
Head to the once working historic dairy farm for an al fresco dining experience of BBQ, comfort food, and live entertainment. Location: The Nelson Dairy Farm
Coal House Caffe Grab a coffee, hot cocoa or snack from this cafe/gift shop on your way in or out of the resort.
Gas Lamp Grille Perfect for a quick bite or intimate meal, the Gas Lamp Grille offers tasty seasonal menu items for all. Location: The Inn
Location: The Lodge
The Lunch Bucket Worked up an appetite during your golf game? Get a sandwich, snack or drink before you finish your round! Location: 9th hole on Prospector Golf Course
Forests + Fitness + Fun Suncadia Resort calls 6,400 acres of Washington State’s Cascade Mountain region home, making it the perfect playground for guests of any age. This all-season oasis offers amenities to suit every vacationer’s needs in rain, snow, or sunshine. Boasting over 300 sunny days a year, Suncadia’s guests can spend their time exploring the great outdoors, working out at the full-service gym, playing a round of golf, or visiting the kid clubs- just some of the many ways to make your stay at Suncadia unforgettable. SUMMER LOVIN’ Pacific Northwest summers are all about enjoying the warmer days and balmy nights. Suncadia’s wide array of summer activities make exploring the resort a memorable experience for all. •WATER | gourmet river rafting excursions with stream-side lunches | private fly fishing | kayaking | stand up paddle boarding •TRAIL | bird trekking tours | guided hikes along the 40 miles of exploratory trails | walk the scenic 1,000 Steps •WHEELS | bike rentals | guided moped tours to the neighboring historic towns | Bike and Brew tours to the famous Brick Brewery in Roslyn
WINTER WONDERLAND Suncadia turns into a winter haven during the colder months. The blankets of snow that cover the property and surrounding mountains make for the perfect backdrop for a day of snowy fun. Don’t forget to cozy up to a cup of hot chocolate! • SPORT | cross country- skiing along miles of groomed trails | guided ski tours | snowshoe rentals | snowshoe and brew tours through the snow-capped trails • LEISURE | rope tow inner tubing | ice skating at Suncadia’s Village Pavillion | horse-drawn sleigh rides with gentle giants Tip & Lucky
DESTINATION DISCOVERY JUNIOR Suncadia Resort has curated kid-friendly activities that serve to entertain and educate the young ones. There are currently three kids programs in place, all which offer young ones the chance to explore, create, and learn about the property and its surroundings. • SUNCADIA JUNIOR RANGERS | Kids can join one of Suncadia’s Wilderness Rangers for adventures through the Pacific Northwest where they will learn about the native plants, wildlife, and geology through unique activities. Kiddos will get an official signed, stamped, and dated certificate showing they mastered their inner ranger! • KIDCADIA ADVENTURE COLLECTION | Little ones can customize their own adventure at Suncadia with the KidCadia Adventure Collection. From indoor and outdoor fun- kids can complete as many of the adventures as they like, checking in at each spot to earn the official KidCadia Adventure Badge. Those who collect all 15 badges can redeem them for an official prize.
Forests + Fitness + Fun cont’….. GOLF COURSES Suncadia is home to three championship award-winning golf courses. Located amongst the most scenic parts of the resort, visitors can choose to play all 18 holes, a half round, or opt for a mini 3-hole session. • Prospector Golf Course | Located at the Inn and designed by Arnold Palmer Course Design Company • Rope Rider Golf Course | Located at Swiftwater Cellars and designed by Jacobsen Hardy Golf Course Design • Tumble Creek Golf Course | This private club course was designed by Tom Doak of Renaissance Golf Design
SWIM + FITNESS CENTER Guests and Club members are welcome to enjoy the benefits of Suncadia’s swim and fitness center. Located just minutes from the Lodge, Inn, Homes, and Condos, this two story facility is the perfect place to work up a sweat or cool down 365 days/year. INCLUDES: • Group fitness classes including yoga, zumba, and aqua aerobics • Personal and small-group training • Aromatherapy steam rooms • His/hers locker rooms with full line shower amenities • Cedar wood wet sauna • Indoor and outdoor pools and spas • Two water slides