Lake Oswego Vacations
Lake Oswego is a great place to stay while you are exploring Portland as many of the city’s most popular attractions are within easy reach. Two destinations that should be at the top of every visitor’s itinerary is the fabulous Berry Botanic Garden and the ever-popular Sellwood Bridge. Two more worthwhile attractions you’ll find within a short distance of Lake Oswego are Sellwood Park and Custer Park.
Lake Oswego offers some interesting museums, exhibits and show venues within easy reach that allow visitors to really get a feel for the area. There are plenty of excellent destinations where you can spend a couple of hours including the End of the Oregon Trail Interpretive Center in Oregon City. Book seats for a spectacular show at Aladdin Theater.
If the weather is good, follow the locals and make the most of the local natural destinations. Leave the busy streets behind and spend some quality time outdoors in local parks and gardens such as the Crystal Springs Rhododendron Garden, Gabriel Park and Cook Park in Tigard. Hit the trail and enjoy the popular nature preserves for which this area is so renowned, such as the Oaks Bottom Wildlife Refuge.
Head to the Clackamas Town Center in Clackamas, Bridgeport Village in Tualatin and Clackamas Promenade for some retail therapy.
At the end of a day enjoying Lake Oswego, recharge your batteries in one of the area’s popular hotels or serviced apartments. The River's Edge Hotel & Spa, the Phoenix Inn Tigard and the Grand Hotel at Bridgeport, Tigard are among the best places to find a warm welcome and a good night’s rest.