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Ponderay hotels and places to stay

Seasons at Sandpoint - Modern Lakefront Condo on Top Floor - Best Views
4.8/5Exceptional! (10 reviews)
Amazing Condo!

"Rating Details: The property manager was very helpful. The vacation rental was spotless. I was very happy with the location. I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental. Overall, I recommend this vacation rental. Reviewer Comments: that view!"…"

Reviewed on Apr 24, 2020

Seasons at Sandpoint - Modern Lakefront Condo on Top Floor - Best Views
Priest Lake Cavanaugh Bay Cabin
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19.64 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)
Amazing cabin for any time of year

"Such a fun and beautiful home to stay at, absolutely perfect for a family. Just a short walk to the water, and a short drive to the other resorts if wanted. Loved having a fire outside every night, with a kitchen big enough for any family dinner. So much space for our kids to run around outside and ..."…"

Reviewed on May 27, 2020

Priest Lake Cavanaugh Bay Cabin
Talus Rock Retreat
4 out of 5
291 Syringa Heights Rd, Sandpoint, ID
The price is $139 per night
3.63 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (91 reviews)

"Wonderfully relaxing place to stay with plenty to do right there on the property. I brought my two small children and the staff were great with them. Being a retreat it isn't necessarily the best place to bring kids so I appreciate how they were nonetheless willing to work with me. Other guests were ..."…"

Reviewed on Apr 29, 2020

Talus Rock Retreat
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Houseboat Vacation Rental
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13.29 mi from city center
4.9/5Exceptional! (27 reviews)
Fall Time Wedding

"We really enjoyed our stay on the boat and found it to be a great location for the wedding we attended in Hope, ID. Love this area and being on the water was a neat way to enjoy the area more."…"

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2019

Houseboat Vacation Rental
The Lodge at Sandpoint
2.5 out of 5
41 Lakeshore Drive, Sagle, ID
The price is $179 per night
4.87 mi from city center
4.6/5Exceptional! (46 reviews)

"Great property. Perfect views to relax. The restaurant connected was fantastic. Highly recommend if you want a winter or summer get away."…"

Reviewed on Jan 19, 2020

The Lodge at Sandpoint
La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Sandpoint
2.5 out of 5
415 Cedar St, Sandpoint, ID
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The price is $92 per night
2.39 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (860 reviews)

"Location was great.staff was great as well. Need better pillows."…"

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2020

La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Sandpoint
Best Western Edgewater Resort
3 out of 5
56 Bridge Street, Sandpoint, ID
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The price is $140 per night
2.46 mi from city center
4.2/5Excellent! (348 reviews)

"Staff was very friendly. Very close proximity to shopping and dining. The property is dated and needs renovations. Beware- if you can't sleep through what seemed to be continuous locomotive noise- yep- the tracks are in front of the building- then this IS NOT YOUR HOTEL."…"

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2020

Best Western Edgewater Resort
Best Western Plus Ponderay Mountain Lodge
3 out of 5
477326 Highway 95 North, Ponderay, ID
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The price is $108 per night
0.36 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (570 reviews)

"Very nice property, would stay here again. Clean, comfortable rooms"…"

Reviewed on Feb 27, 2020

Best Western Plus Ponderay Mountain Lodge
Days Inn by Wyndham Sandpoint
2.5 out of 5
363 Bonner Mall Way, Ponderay, ID
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The price is $58 per night
0.64 mi from city center
3.7/5Good! (707 reviews)
Awesome tub

"Clean, comfortable and had everything that was advised."…"

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Sandpoint
Fairbridge Inn & Suites Sandpoint
2 out of 5
476841 Highway 95 North, Ponderay, ID
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $72 per night
0.42 mi from city center
3.4/5 (735 reviews)

"Touched the wrong icon! Check in was fine. Nice stay. Comfy bed!"…"

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2020

Fairbridge Inn & Suites Sandpoint
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Visiting Ponderay

Families will find kid-friendly activities in Ponderay, and visitors give high marks for the top-notch restaurants. Tourists who journey to this welcoming city can discover its ski areas, shopping, and beaches. You'll find 89 Expedia hotels and other accommodations in the larger area of Sandpoint.

Sightseeing and Staying in Ponderay

Skiing is a top activity, and Sandpoint Elks Golf Course is one place to visit. In the area, you'll also find Panida Theater and Sandpoint City Beach Park.

Here's a top accommodation based on Expedia user reviews:

Dressing for Ponderay

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 53°F and the nighttime average to be 21°F
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 77°F during the day and 32°F at night
  • July through September averages 85°F during the day and 37°F at night
  • In October-December, the average temperature is 65°F during the day and 20°F at night
  • Ponderay gets about 33.94 inches of rain per year
  • Hottest months are usually July and August with an average temperature of 81°F, while the coldest months are December and January with an average of 22°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place for a stay in Ponderay?
Best Western Plus Ponderay Mountain Lodge is a favorite with Expedia customers. This 3-star hotel offers free breakfast and an indoor pool. Reviews from our site also recommend Hotel Ruby Ponderay/Sandpoint and Days Inn by Wyndham Sandpoint as top choices for your trip.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Ponderay, will I receive a refund?
Yes, the majority of hotel reservations are fully refundable if you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before your arrival date. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, you might be able to still cancel and receive a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Enter dates in and click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to view top deals in Ponderay.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Ponderay?
For additional details about rescheduling or cancelling your trip to Ponderay, click here.
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Ponderay?
Based on reviews, Days Inn by Wyndham Sandpoint is a popular 2.5-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free continental breakfast and free WiFi. Other good choices to stay on the cheap include Hotel Ruby Ponderay/Sandpoint and Fairbridge Inn & Suites Sandpoint.
What's the best hotel for a family vacation to Ponderay?
Hotel Ruby Ponderay/Sandpoint is a hotel with a children’s pool and a restaurant, and it’s a top choice on Expedia for families. Other good choices for your family trip include Fairbridge Inn & Suites Sandpoint and Days Inn by Wyndham Sandpoint.
What's the best accommodation for a romantic vacation to Ponderay?
Hotel Ruby Ponderay/Sandpoint is a favorite hotel for couples, and features bathrobes and LED TVs.
What's the best pet-friendly accommodation in Ponderay?
Fairbridge Inn & Suites Sandpoint is a top dog-friendly property, and offers laundry facilities along with free WiFi for its human guests. Other good options for you and your pet include Best Western Plus Ponderay Mountain Lodge and Hotel Ruby Ponderay/Sandpoint.
Where is the best place to stay close to Sandpoint Elks Golf Course?
Days Inn by Wyndham Sandpoint is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this hotel offers a full-service spa and free breakfast. It’s located just a short 0.4 mi (0.7 km) from Sandpoint Elks Golf Course. Other good options close by include Fairbridge Inn & Suites Sandpoint and Quality Inn.
What's the best place to stay to stay near the beach in Ponderay?
Best Western Plus Ponderay Mountain Lodge is a top hotel for a beach vacation, and features an indoor pool and free breakfast. Other good options to stay near the beach include Best Western Plus Ponderay Mountain Lodge and Days Inn by Wyndham Sandpoint. Spend a relaxing afternoon at Sandpoint City Beach Park during your stay.
What's the best hotel for a golf vacation in Ponderay?
Fairbridge Inn & Suites Sandpoint is a property featuring free breakfast and free WiFi, and it’s a top choice for golfing nearby. You can tee off at Sandpoint Elks Golf Course during your trip.
What's the best hotel to stay near the slopes in Ponderay?
Based on our travel data, Days Inn by Wyndham Sandpoint is a top hotel for hitting the ski slopes, and features a full-service spa and free breakfast. Other good choices for your winter getaway include Fairbridge Inn & Suites Sandpoint and Hotel Ruby Ponderay/Sandpoint. Those looking to ski or snowboard can spend their days at Schweitzer Mountain Resort.
What are some accommodations with pools in Ponderay?
Hotel Ruby Ponderay/Sandpoint is a top hotel with an indoor pool, a children’s pool, and free breakfast. Best Western Plus Ponderay Mountain Lodge is one more option with an onsite pool.

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