Central Idaho is a wonderful place to visit any time of year. From the Sawtooth mountains to the hot springs of Lowman, you’ll find something beautiful waiting around every corner. When you stay at Redfish Lake Lodge, you’ll be close to the many romantic places in Idaho. These locations are the perfect destinations to reconnect with your special someone, yourself, and nature. Whether you’re planning Idaho weekend trips or romantic getaways from Boise, you can surprise your partner with a visit to some of our favorites.
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Romantic Places in Idaho: Where to Visit
If you’re having difficulty deciding which romantic places in Idaho to visit, we recommend reviewing our Vacation Guide (link above), or check out our list below. We hope you enjoy these destinations as much as we do!
Hiking Trails near the Redfish Lake Hike Together
A traditional Idaho pastime, hiking along one of the state’s many trails gives you and your loved one some time to enjoy each other’s company. You’ll have the opportunity to reconnect with nature and even photograph the beauty of our natural landscape. One of our favorite routes is the Fishhook Creek Trail. This loop path takes you above the expanse of Redfish Lake and our Lodge and shows you the wonder of our area. If you’re feeling a little more adventurous, rent a bike from Redfish Lake Lodge and trailblaze one of the networks connected to this trailhead. It’s one of our favorite, most romantic things to do in Idaho!
Where to Eat
In addition to the restaurants at Redfish, the local culinary scene in Stanley, Idaho, is incredible. From regionally inspired cuisine to craft beer, there’s no shortage of great food waiting for you to try. Our mountainside town offers a place for all tastes with a collection of great establishments. If you’re going to town and need a recommendation, check out our list below, and get directions and prices in our Online Vacation Guide (link above)!
- Sawtooth Hotel Restaurant
- Stanley Kasino Club
- Mountain Village Resort Restaurant & Saloon
- Bridge Street Grill
- Stanley Baking Company
- Pot Belly Stove Cafe
- Papa Brunee’s
- Stanley Sluice Alehouse
During your summer stay at Redfish Lake Lodge or your winter stay at Redfish Riverside Inn, treat your partner to a day at the Meadow Day Spa. Take advantage of our Spa Package and enjoy a facial or massage, or opt for a $49 credit for any other treatment at this beloved spa in Stanley. Other services include a couple’s massage (highly recommended), specialty facial, an outdoor massage, different types of body wraps, and aromatherapy.
On weekend getaways from Boise, we recommend taking a dip in one of the hot springs in Lowman, ID. Whether you soak in the Kirkham Hot Springs or Haven Hot Springs, the calming energy from the earth will help you relax. You don’t want to miss your chance to stop by one of these naturally occurring pools. If you’re not coming from Boise, you can still experience these wondrous springs on a trip Stanley from Sunbeam. The Sunbeam Hot Springs is nestled off of Highway 75 and boasts awe-inspiring views of the Sawtooths. Wherever you decide to experience these natural phenomena, you’ll feel relaxed on your trip to Redfish Lake Lodge!
Stay at One of the Most Wonderful Idaho Vacation Destinations
If you’re planning a trip to Stanley this year, remember that Redfish Lake Lodge is open during the summer months, but you can stay at the Redfish Riverside Inn during the winter months. All you have to is check our availability!
When you are staying with us, you’ll have easy access to the many romantic places in Idaho. You’ll also find that our cabins are the perfect places to unwind together and spend some much-needed quality time together. We can’t wait to host you!