The Best Western Plus Ahtanum Inn is located in a region that gets 300 plus days of sunshine annually, making it the ultimate spot for group events, family fun, and business. A bountiful agricultural region, visitors enjoy the beauty of nature and some of the freshest local fare imaginable. The Yakima Valley SunDome is just minutes away, and the annual Central Washington State Fair draws visitors to the Yakima Valley from around the state. Whether you are here for leisure, business or a special event, allow our staff the privilege of making you feel right at home.
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The hotel is within five minutes of walking distance to the Valley Mall, a variety of restaurants and the valley's largest movie theater. Well maintained and clean guest rooms provide a relaxing environment, allowing guests ample amenities and all of the comforts of home. A daily, full hot breakfast buffet is served giving guests the hearty start they need. From freshly made waffles, eggs, roasted potatoes and a variety of breakfast meats, to a cereal bar, pastries and yogurts. The meal is completed with hot and fresh coffee. Our outdoor pool and large secured grass courtyard area is a favorite for families, large groups and sports tournament teams. A covered picnic area and barbecues are available on a first come first serve basis.
We welcome many golfers to town for our Apple Tree Golf Course Stay & Play Golf Packages and a number of other golf courses in the valley. Race enthusiasts can also enjoy Yakima Speedway and the Renegade Raceway.
Washington's wine country with premier wines is near the Best Western Plus Ahtanum Inn, the perfect destination for wine enthusiasts! Additionally, the valley is also world famous for the hop industry and many craft brews.
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Pets allowed based on the availability of pet-friendly rooms. We are pet-friendly and allow up to two dogs in a room. The size limit for a dog is 80 pounds. The pet-friendly rate is $20 per day with a $100 per week maximum.
Complimentary full breakfast, with a wide selection of items. Hot items include scrambled eggs, roasted potatoes, sausage, biscuits and gravy and waffles. Corned beef hash, diced ham and a cheese omelet are also available on specific days
Fax services Available at front desk with nominal fee.
Outdoor pool Heated Seasonal May 1st through September 30th
Business center, 24 hours, free, staffed
Exercise facility, 24-hour, free
Weight lifting equipment
Parking for the physically challenged
Truck/RV parking, 5 oversize spots only
Guest laundry, 24 hours, free
Laundromat, Laundry soap and dryer sheets available for purchase at the front desk.
Free wireless internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
Photocopy, nominal fee
Convenience store/Sundry Limited sundries available at front desk. Additional convenience stores within walking distance.
Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
Complimentary local newspaper
High-speed wireless Internet access
Limited oversize vehicle parking. 5 spots available. Check at front desk on parking areas and availability.
Kitchenettes: available Suites only
Pots/pans/dishes Suites only
Feature king or queen-sized beds, a lounge chair, and a desk.
Public Space ADA Accessible Features:
Accessible parking spaces and signage (car and van)
Accessible parking space that is 96-inches wide with an appropriate access aisle
An accessible route that allows for approaching and entering the hotel
An accessible lobby entrance door
Interior routes to public spaces that do not have abrupt level changes
The eating area has self-service shelves and dispensing devices within reach range
Public restrooms accessible
Guest Room Communication Assist Features:
AM/FM alarm clock
Desk/work area available
Free high-speed Internet access
Hairdryer Located in the closet of our standard rooms
Iron, ironing board
Free local calls under 30 minutes
Adjoining rooms available
Rooms for the Physically Challenged: 6
Wheelchair accessible available
Standard Queen Rooms:
Feature queen-sized beds.
Feature 700 square-feet of space, two queen-sized beds, a pull-out sofa sleeper, a lounge chair, and a kitchen. Two of our suites also feature a king-sized bed and whirlpool bathtub.
Guest Room Mobility Accessible Features:
Accessible doors and doorways (at least 32-inches of clear width passage)
Accessible bathrooms and features, including shower/tub
0.20 mile(s) from Majestic Movie Theater, one of Yakima’s major movie theaters showing blockbuster movies.
2.00 mile(s) from Central Washington Agricultural Museum, offers an extensive collection of farm machinery featuring a large hand-tool collection, an operating windmill, fruit-packing line, blacksmith shop, stationary diesel engines, and a log cabin railroad exhibit.
2.00 mile(s) from Yakima Valley SunDome, this multi-purpose arena is a major venue in Yakima that hosts a variety of events including WIAA state tournaments, high school sporting competitions, cultural events, sportsmen and home shows, entertainment events, graduations, concerts, and more.
2.00 mile(s) from Yakima Speedway, a half mile paved oval ASA (American Speed Association) race track hosts a variety of races from April to October. Yakima Speedway includes Super Late Models, Late Models, Street Stocks, Hobby Stocks, Hornets, Bump to Pass, WMRA Midgets, Modified, and Vintage racing.
2.00 mile(s) from Yakima County Stadium, this stadium hosts many championship baseball tournaments.
2.00 mile(s) from Yakima Arboretum, this living museum and botanical garden boasts over 2000 different species of native and exotic trees and plants, including one of the region¿s few Japanese gardens.
4.00 mile(s) from Yakima Convention Center, Conveniently located in downtown Yakima, this facility is home to a variety of conventions and events throughout the year.
4.00 mile(s) from Capitol Theater, This historic 1920s vaudeville theatre is home to a variety of performing arts events, including the Yakima Symphony Orchestra, the town hall series, community concerts and spectacular Broadway touring productions.
4.00 mile(s) from Seasons Performance Hall, Built using 17th century Italian architectural designs, this former church is now home to a variety of jazz, classical, and other musical performances. The stained glass windows and high arching majestic ceiling provide the perfect ambiance for music and unparalleled natural acoustics.
5.00 mile(s) from Washington Wine Country, The Yakima Valley and Lower Valley is one of the state's oldest and largest wine-growing regions and is currently home to more than 70 wineries. Seasonal wine packages are available through the hotel.
5.00 mile(s) from Yakima Valley Museum, This local museum explores every aspect of Yakima Valley heritage, from its natural history to American Indian culture to pioneer and early city life to the roots and development of the Valley's fruit industry. Enjoy a refreshing beverage or espresso at the 1930s style Soda Fountain.
18.00 mile(s) from Toppenish City of Murals, This city of murals boasts over 70 life-size paintings that depict farming, aviation, rodeos, and numerous other historical landscapes. Placards posted near each scene offer historical details.
18.00 mile(s) from American Hop Museum, Located in Toppenish, the Yakima Valley produces more than 70 percent of the hops in the United States. This museum is devoted to the crop's heritage and features murals, displays, photos, and implements that trace the history of the hop vine from the 1500s to today.
18.00 mile(s) from Legends Casino, Central Washington's premier gaming and entertainment destination, Legends Casino offers over 1,200 slots, Vegas style table games, live keno, poker, and daily buffet.
18.00 mile(s) from Cultural Center, The Yakama Nation is one of the largest and most progressive tribes in the Pacific Northwest. The Yakama Nation Cultural Heritage Center is the best place to explore the important cultural influence of the Yakama Nation.
30.00 mile(s) from Fort Simcoe State Park, Fort Simcoe was established in the 1850s to maintain peace between the settlers and the region's native inhabitants. This 200-acre park is one of the most visited historical sites in the Yakima Valley and a rich source of Native American and military history.
Adjacent to Outback Steakhouse, Full Service, Steak House, Open for: lunch, dinner, Room Service available
Across the street from Kim's Barbeque, Fast Food, American, Open for: lunch, Great BBQ food truck. Some outside seating.
Adjacent to Gearjammer Restaurant, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
0.20 mile(s) from Sea Galley Restaurant, Full Service, Seafood, Open for: lunch, dinner
.5 mile(s) from Applebee's Restaurant, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner
0.20 mile(s) from Denny's Restaurant, Full Service, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
0.20 mile(s) from Mongolian Grill, Buffet, Chinese, Open for: lunch, dinner
0.50 mile(s) from Old Country Buffet, Buffet, American, Open for: lunch, dinner
0.50 mile(s) from Shari's Restaurant, Full Service, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
0.60 mile(s) from Old Town Station, Full Service, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
0.60 mile(s) from Taco Bell, Fast Food, Mexican, Open for: lunch, dinner
0.60 mile(s) from McDonald's®, Fast Food, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
0.60 mile(s) from Carl's JR., Fast Food, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
.5 mile(s) from Burger King, Fast Food, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
0.70 mile(s) from El Porton, Full Service, Mexican, Open for: lunch, dinner
0.70 mile(s) from New York Teriyaki, Full Service, Japanese, Open for: lunch, dinner
5.00 mile(s) from Red Robin, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner
.20 mile(s) from Famous Dave"s, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner
.25 mile(s) from Panera Bread, Cafe, American, Open for: lunch, dinner
.25 mile(s) from Xochimilco Tequila Bar, Full Service, Mexican, Open for: lunch, dinner
.25 mile(s) from Buffalo Wild Wings, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner
4.00 mile(s) from YVCC, Yakima Valley Community College
3.00 mile(s) from Perry Technical Institute
20.00 mile(s) from Heritage University, Toppenish Campus
40.00 mile(s) from CWU, Central Washington University - Ellensburg
7.00 mile(s) from Moxee
8.00 mile(s) from Selah
1.00 mile(s) from Union Gap
18.00 mile(s) from Toppenish
19.00 mile(s) from Naches
32.00 mile(s) from Sunnyside
40.00 mile(s) from Ellensburg
42.00 mile(s) from White Pass
46.00 mile(s) from Prosser
110 mile(s) from Wenatchee
1.00 mile(s) from Yakima Greenway, This 10-mile paved path follows the Yakima River and is perfect for walking, bicycling, running, inline skating, etc. With parks, lakes, playground equipment, and public facilities located along the trail, it’s also a great location for a picnic or special outing.
2.00 mile(s) from Ahtanum Youth Park, This multi-purpose facility can accommodate up to ten youth soccer fields or five full-sized soccer fields. The park also has three picnic shelters, playgrounds, two buildings available for rent, two tennis courts, six basketball courts, horseshoe pits, and a BMX track.
5 mile(s) from Chesterley Park, Features six full-sized soccer fields. Chesterley Park is utilized for both adult and youth leagues and tournaments. The park also features playground equipment, picnic tables, restrooms, parking, and a large picnic shelter. The Chesterley Skate Park is also located on the grounds.
2.00 mile(s) from State Fair Park, This extensive fairground is home to the annual Central Washington State Fair which takes place from late September to early October. These grounds offer multiple turn of the century buildings that are also home to a variety of other events throughout the year.
9.00 mile(s) from Meadowbrook Fun Center, Family friendly entertainment complex consists of a miniature golf course, arcade, batting cages, go-karts, and bumper boats.
5.00 mile(s) from Franklin Pool, This is an L shaped outdoor pool that is primarily used for recreational swimming. Franklin pool also features a 112 foot water slide. It is typically open from May to September.
7 mile(s) from SOZO Sports Complex, The Northwest’s Premier Indoor/Outdoor Sports Complex featuring fifteen fields; 4 turf, plus a 13,500 sq ft indoor facility. Encompassing all sports; soccer, football, lacrosse, golf, and more.
3.00 mile(s) from Gateway Sports Complex, Located just off of Interstate 82, this complex offers three state of the art softball fields, a concession stand, picnic areas, and restroom facilities.
4.00 mile(s) from Parker Field, Located on the campus of Yakima Valley Community College, Parker Field is the home park for both the YVCC baseball program in the spring and the Yakima Beetles American Legion baseball program in the summer.
8.00 mile(s) from Yakima Tennis Club, This local tennis club features eight indoor tennis courts and 13 outdoor tennis courts. In addition to local events for members, the Yakima Tennis Club hosts high school state championships, NCAA Division III Championships, Pacific Northwest Sectionals, and other special events.
6.00 mile(s) from Renegade Raceway, Yakima Valley's ¼ mile drag strip offers racing fans a range from local drivers racing street legal vehicles to Summit Racing Series events. Open from April into October, Renegade typically runs every other weekend.
8.00 mile(s) from Westwood Golf Course, Westwood is a nine hole public course, par 35. The course features a pro shop, cart and club rentals, and a driving range.
9.00 mile(s) from Apple Tree Golf Course, Apple Tree Golf Course is the region's finest golfing destination. An upscale public course, Apple Tree is known for its apple island green on its signature hole number 17. A par 72 course, Apple Tree blends ponds, streams, hills, trees, and large greens to create a challenging and beautiful round of golf. Apple Tree offers a full-service pro shop, a driving range, practice putting green, a snack bar, and a restaurant. Golf packages available through the hotel from April to October.
10.00 mile(s) from Suntides Golf Course, This public course is located eight miles west of Yakima off Highway 12. An eighteen hole par 70 course, Suntides is fairly flat and well-maintained. Suntides includes a pro shop, snack bar, cart rentals, driving range, practice putting green, a chipping green, and a banquet room.
1 mile(s) from Yakima River, Fly fishing is a popular activity on the Yakima River. A "blue-ribbon" trout stream, fishing enthusiasts enjoy pursuing rainbows and other trout. Typically a catch and release river, the Yakima is restricted to artificial flies and lures with barbless hooks.
20.00 mile(s) from White Water Rafting, Each September, water is released from Rimrock Lake down to the Tieton River, creating class III+ white water rapids. Rafting packages available through the hotel during the month of September.
42.00 mile(s) from White Pass Ski Resort, White Pass Ski Resort offers excellent Alpine and Nordic facilities in the winter. For those into Alpine skiing and snowboarding, White Pass has five lifts and a vertical drop of 1500 feet. During the summer months, White Pass Ski area is a popular destination for hikers and mountain bike riders.
0.10 mile(s) from Valley Mall and Annex, Located just across the street, great shopping is within walking distance of our hotel. Shop Macy's, Cabela's Outpost, Sears, Old Navy, Dick's Sporting Goods, Burlington and more than 50 other specialty stores.
150 mile(s) from Seattle-Tacoma International Airport
80.00 mile(s) from Tri-Cities Airport
4.00 mile(s) from Yakima Air Terminal, Hertz and Budget rental car companies located in the airport's main lobby