Red Lion Hotel Wenatchee City Center
1225 N. Wenatchee Ave, Wenatchee, WA 98801Get Directions509-663-0711Call Hotel
A Comfortable and Accommodating Wenatchee, WA Hotel
Modern Wenatchee hotel with pool and free WiFi near outdoor recreation and Columbia River
Contemporary and comfortable, Red Lion Hotel Wenatchee provides premium amenities, genuine service, and an ideal location just minutes from the Apple Capital Recreation Loop Trail and Columbia River scenery. Throughout your stay, enjoy free WiFi, our heated outdoor pool, fitness center, and more. In our spacious and restful guest rooms you’ll have all the essentials such as a flat-screen cable TV, microwave, and mini-fridge. Most rooms also feature a private balcony for an enhanced stay. If you’ve brought your cat or dog along, we have pet-friendly rooms available for a small fee.
Plus, our 9,000 square feet of versatile Wenatchee meeting space sets us apart from other hotels in the area. Whether you have a small gathering or large party, our event and conference spaces, along with expert planning assistance, creates success for any occasion. You’ll also be delighted by our on-site dining options, including our signature full-service hot breakfast. With a warm welcome and a staff that cares, every guest can expect the best when they arrive. Join us for a sweet stay in the "Apple Capital of the World."
- Accessibility Features
- Air Conditioning
- Pet Friendly
- Wireless Internet
Everything You Need for Business, Adventure & Leisure
Make the most of free WiFi, our pool, fitness center, and comfortable rooms
Enjoy a variety of thoughtful amenities and first-class service from the moment you arrive. Red Lion Hotel Wenatchee City Center offers all the essentials for an efficient and relaxing stay. Keep connected or tend to business with free WiFi, squeeze in a workout at our fitness center, and take a refreshing dip in the outdoor pool. We also provide complimentary on-site parking, dining options, and meeting space. Red Lion's hospitality even extends to your pet who is welcome to stay at our hotel for an additional small fee. Should you require anything else during your stay just contact the front desk and we will be happy to assist.
Amenities in Our Wenatchee Accommodations Include:
• Outdoor heated pool and whirlpool (Open daily 9am–9pm)
• Complimentary WiFi
• Complimentary on-site parking
• Fitness center (Open daily 9am–9pm)
• Pets welcome (for a fee of $15.00 per night)
Try Our Breakfast & Enjoy Local Dining
Sample Creative & Contemporary Cuisine at Our Favorite Wenatchee Restaurants
Take your taste buds on a journey through town as you sample some of Red Lion Hotel Wenatchee City Center's favorite Wenatchee restaurants. We offer a number of delicious dining options that are certain to satisfy your appetite onsite, but we'd love for you to experience a taste of the town as well.
Rise and shine each morning to breakfast, a hearty buffet that will leave you satisfied and ready to start your day. Our spread includes eggs, bacon or sausage, potato option, pastries, breads, waffles, cereal, oatmeal, fruit, yogurt, and juice. For quick meals on the go, Red Lion's signature Café2Go offers fresh, tasty snacks, beverages and premade sandwiches that you can grab on your way out.
Breakfast Hours ($7 + tax per person):
Mon–Fri - 6:00–9:00am
Sat–Sun - 6:00–10:00am
GriZZly Lounge (Temporarily closed due to Covid-19 health safety restrictions)
Join us in the GriZZly Lounge for food, fun and your favorite libation.
Open nightly at 4pm and 5pm on Sunday.
This time, let the Bear Feed You!!
McGlinn's Public House
Great beer and fantastic American pub fare has earned McGlinn's reputation as the best watering hole in town. Pick a brew to complement their creative cuisine, we love the beer bread and wood-fired pizza!
Enjoy an elegant European meal that will have you traveling through the exotic lands of Greece, Italy, Russia and Ukraine just from ordering your entrée! Three levels are graced by an 80-foot mural and the romantic mezzanine is the perfect place for a private dinner for two. The well-stocked wine list features an extensive list of vintages from local wineries intermingled with selections from across Europe.
Wok About Grill
Transport yourself to a simpler time when Mongolian hunters essentially invented the stir fry. As a nod to their ancestors who piled meat, berries and veggies on their shield before cooking it over an open flame, Wok About Grill offers guests satisfying stir-fried cuisine prepared on a solid iron griddle.
Dinner and drinks takes on new meaning at Applewood Grill where 55 premium wines perfectly complement creative cuisine. We especially like the garlic chicken pizza!
Breakfast by day, and haute hangout by night, Tastebuds offers up the perfect coffee and pastries each morning, an array of salads and soups each afternoon and a carefully curated list of wines and beers each evening.
Experience Wenatchee's only artisan hard cider bar where you'll find live music, award-winning regional wines and amazing espresso drinks.
Well-Appointed Wenatchee Meeting Space for Corporate Conferences and Celebrations
Allow Our Wenatchee Meeting Space to Make Your Event An Instant Success
Place your trust in the expert sales team at our hotel in Wenatchee, WA, and allow us to amaze you with an incredible meeting or event in our well-appointed Wenatchee meeting space.
Over 9,000 square feet of flexible Wenatchee meeting space offers seven beautifully decorated rooms perfect for small or large meetings or celebrations. Each Wenatchee meeting room includes complimentary Wi-Fi available throughout the hotel will make keeping in touch with co-workers, clients, family and friends simple. Our incredible catering team will help you to plan the perfect menu for your meeting or event, whether it is an intimate lunch for 10 or an elegant banquet for 550.
Event Space Highlights
- Over 9,000 Square Feet of Event Space
- Seven Beautifully Decorated Rooms
- Perfect for Small and Large Events
- Modern A/V Equipment
- All Rooms Have Free Wi-Fi
- Catering Available
Every meeting or event at Red Lion Hotel Wenatchee City Center is accompanied by Red Lion's patented blend of comfort and convenience. If any of your guests are arriving by plane, we'll pick them up from Pangborn Memorial Airport on our complimentary airport shuttle so that they can begin to enjoy Red Lion's amazing amenities and comfortable accommodations as quickly as possible. We promise to make every effort to impress your guests.
Group Room Block Discounts
Don't need meeting space? That is ok, we offer discounted room rates for group guest room blocks as well. Located one mile from the Wenatchee Convention Center, we would love to be your headquarter hotel for your meetings or events. Make sure to ask our team for a quote on discounted room rates for your next trip or conference in Wenatchee WA.
Call us today
To speak to a friendly sales associate about guest room blocks or about reserving meeting space, contact our sales team at 509-663-0711. Let us provide rates and availability for your next Wenatchee event!
Our Expert Wenatchee Catering Team Will Craft Cuisine to Compliment Any Occasion
A Wenatchee Catering Menu to Impress the Most Particular Guest
Every meeting or event needs an excellent menu to satisfy guests. Red Lion Hotel Wenatchee City Center offers incredible Wenatchee catering services with menu options that will please even the most particular guest. Our Wenatchee caterers are experts at creating delectable dishes, from an afternoon snack to keep you focused during your meeting to a lavish dinner to enjoy as you celebrate a special occasion.
Every plate that touches your table will be as beautiful as the event space you’ve selected. Even those on a corporate retreat can enjoy our incredible catering in Wenatchee, WA, our team will prepare tasty boxed lunches to take with you wherever you go.
For further assistance and to plan your event, please call (509) 663-0711 to speak to the catering team today. To view our meeting space layout click here!
Spacious and Versatile Wenatchee Meeting Rooms
For Inspired Wenatchee Meetings and Elegant Events
Whether you are planning an intimate business meeting for ten or a lavish event for 500, the Wenatchee event space at Red Lion Hotel Wenatchee City Center offers a beautiful space that is sure to impress your guests.
More than 9,000 square feet of Wenatchee meeting space includes seven beautifully decorated rooms that offer the latest audiovisual technology. Complimentary Wi-Fi available throughout the hotel also facilitates the best presentations. For larger events, the Red Lion ballroom is an amazing space that can accommodate up to 550 guests. The ballroom features beautiful floor to ceiling windows that bathe the room in natural light.
Event Space Highlights
- Over 9,000 Square Feet of Event Space
- Seven Different Rooms to Choose From
- Free Wi-Fi in All Meeting Rooms
- Ballroom Accommodates up to 500 Guests
After your meeting or event ends your guests can enjoy Red Lion’s thoughtful amenities and comfortable accommodations. Perhaps you’d like to take the party poolside or enjoy cocktails at the Grizzly Lounge. However you choose to end your event, your guests are sure to remember it for years to come.
Sports Team Certified to Win on the Road
At Red Lion Hotel Wenatchee City Center, from tee-ball to the minor league, we go above & beyond to welcome sports teams of all ages and types. Our Wenatchee location, with tons of amenities, makes us a favorite among sport team group travel hotels in the area.
We are proud to uphold our Sports Certified status through Red Lion Hotels Corporation. Being certified means that our hotel has undergone industry specific training and has demonstrated the ability to successfully house sports groups and offer special amenities that focus on creating convenience and value for your team, so you can concentrate on the game.
- Team breakfast options
- Team parking options
- Free WiFi
- Special team welcome on arrival
- Pre-keyed and pre-blocked rooms
- Double rooms on property
- Complimentary meeting space (if available on site)
- Customized Sports Group Resume prepared and shared with staff before your arrival to get to know your team before you arrive.
Or, request a proposal today by contacting our Sales Team at 509-663-0711
Let Us Plan Your Next Event Or Book A Block Of Rooms
For room blocks or to plan an event please click here
Things To Do In Wenatchee
Wenatchee is surrounded by natural beauty and exciting activities. There are so many fun things to do in here and our hotel puts you in close reach of it all. Red Lion Hotel Wenatchee City Center is mere blocks from the Apple Capital Recreation Loop Trail where guests can enjoy a pleasant walk or bike ride along the Columbia River. For something simple and relaxing, we suggest spending an afternoon at Rocky Reach Dam where you can enjoy gorgeous landscapes and take a tour of the Museum of the Columbia River. Or, for a bit more excitement, try your hand at whitewater rafting on the Wenatchee River. Even sports enthusiasts will find plenty of things to do in Wenatchee, including cheering for the AppleSox college-level summer ball team.
Top Local Attractions
The Gorge Amphitheater
Seating 20,000 plus, The Gorge Amphitheatre is one of America's premier outdoor concert venues. It's hosted world famous performers such as Coldplay, Dave Matthews Band, Pearl Jam, The Police and more. Sit on the hills around the stage to get a breathtaking view of the plateaus and hills surrounding the stage.
Mission Ridge Ski and Board Resort
1,000 acres of terrain are graced by 200 inches of snowfall and 300 days of sun each year. Grab your gear and hit the slopes for an amazing day on the trails. In between runs, stop by Hampton Lodge where you’ll find a restaurant, bar, shop and rental center to fulfill all your mountain needs. The mountain is also beautiful in spring and summer when visitors can hike and bike to enjoy gorgeous views of the valley.
Wenatchee Super Oval
Race enthusiasts, rejoice! The Super Oval hosts local drivers and NASCAR racecars on its quarter-mile high-banked track. Come out to enjoy a high octane evening of entertainment.
Rocky Reach Dam
Enjoy gorgeous landscapes and visit the Museum of the Columbia River to learn all about the region’s past, present and future.
Pick up some peanuts and cracker jacks and enjoy an afternoon of All-American family fun as you cheer on this college level team. Home games are held at Paul Thomas Sr. Field on the Wenatchee Valley College campus.
Set out on an adventure along the Wenatchee River. Osprey River Rafting offers exciting trips down the rapids of the Wenatchee River from April through July.
Aplets and Cotlets
Satisfy your sweet tooth with a tour of the Aplets and Cotlets Candy Kitchen where you can watch as the produce and package plenty of local goodies.
Seek serenity at this awe-inspiring evergreen garden featuring nearly a mile of stone pathways that cut through amazing hillside gardens and towering cedars and firs.
This exquisite waterfall flows about 140 feet down the side of the valley. Picturesque and peaceful, the water fans out over a pitched surface before plunging down to the gorge below.
Walk, hike or bike to this local landmark, where weathered rock towers and surrounding wetlands provide a scenic, tranquil experience in Wenatchee.
For Families and Kids
Wenatchee Valley Museum and Cultural Center
Offering an ever-changing array of exhibits, the Museum and Cultural Center is as educational as it is fun. Learn about “The Apple Capital of the World,” the history of Washington State or the work of local artists.
Community Ice Rink
Show off your best skating skills at this local rink where family and friends can enjoy hockey, curling, skating lessons or just some time on the ice.
Quaint downtown streets are home to every type of shop from independent boutiques to major chain stores. You’ll find the most interesting souvenirs here as you browse antiques, fine art and furnishings, to toys, books, clothing and accessories.
Over 100 dealers fill three floors where you can find the most amazing antiques of every variety. Scour the stores for vintage toys, books, glassware, vintage and costume jewelry and furniture.
Apple Blossom Festival
As the official “Apple Capital of the World,” Wenatchee believes in eating more than just one apple a day! Join us for the state’s oldest festival where you’ll enjoy exciting events, activities, and of course, tasty treats for two weeks.
- Badger Mountain Brewery
- Columbia Valley Brewing
- Wenatchee Valley Brewing Company
- Wenatchee Tap & Putt
Practice Your Putt at the Finest Wenatchee Golf Courses
Immaculately groomed greens, lush pine forests and the majestic granite peaks of the Cascades grace the horizon at our favorite Wenatchee golf courses. Enjoy a relaxing day on the rolling green fairways of the best golf courses in Wenatchee, WA. After you’ve had your fill of golf in Wenatchee, WA, you can return to Red Lion for a relaxing evening enjoying drinks at Grizzly Lounge or resting in our comfortable accommodations.Desert Canyon Golf Course
Experience an award winning course, ranked the number one resort course in Washington State as well as the second-best conditioned course and seventh best par-five course in America by Golf Digest magazine. The Jack Frei-designed course offers breathtaking views of the surrounding sweeping mountain vistas at every hole.The Highlander Golf Club
Tee off at Golf Digest’s 2003 nominee for “Best New Course,” a Scottish links-style course perched 800 feet above the Columbia River featuring rolling hills, impeccably-kept fairways and greens, unforgiving pot bunkers and rugged stretches of fescue on the sidelines.Rock Island Golf Course
Take advantage of a lack of dress code to enjoy a comfortable round of golf at this public par-3 course. The bluegrass fairways bordered by bent grass greens are among the longest in Washington State.Three Lakes Golf Course
Enjoy 93 acres of 18-holes nestled in the Wenatchee Valley along the Columbia River. Spend the day on the links, practice your swing at the driving range, dine at the restaurant or invest in some new equipment at the pro shop.
Visit Our Hotel Near Gorge Amphitheatre
The Best Music, At Your Doorstep
The Gorge Amphitheatre is a stunning concert venue in a valley along the shimmering Columbia River. Sit on the hills around the stage to get a breathtaking view of the plateaus and hills surrounding the stage. It's hard to tell who's the real star here--the guys on the stage or the river gorge behind them. Red Lion Hotels Wenatchee City Center is one of the few hotels near Gorge Amphitheatre, making us an ideal place to stay during your concert trip.
Seating 20,000 plus, The Gorge Amphitheatre is one of America's premier outdoor concert venues. It's hosted world famous performers such as Coldplay, Dave Matthews Band, Pearl Jam, The Police and more. Apart from drawing big name performers, the Gorge Amphitheater has also played host to popular music festivals like The Area: One, The Sasquatch! Music Festival, Area2 Festival, Lilith Fair, Ozzfest, The Vans Warped Tour, and Creation festival. The Sasquatch! Music festival takes place on an annual schedule every year on the Memorial Day weekend.
Chill in the lawn terrace seating or lie on a blanket in the grass. Either way, you'll get an unforgettable concert experience.
The Gorge Amphitheatre is located in the rural town of Gorge above the Columbia River in Washington, just a short drive from Red Lion Hotel Wenatchee City Center. As one of the few Gorge Amphitheatre hotels, we're glad to welcome concert goers who enjoy all kinds of music. Visit this Wenatchee attraction to take in both heart-pounding music and breath-stealing scenery.
Leavenworth Activities will Transport You to Bavaria
Take a trip to Germany without ever leaving Washington State. Just 20 miles from Wenatchee you’ll find the incredible Leavenworth Bavarian Village, a charming story book town featuring authentic Alpine architecture and traditions.
Red Lion Hotel Wenatchee City Center near Leavenworth, WA offers guests an opportunity to visit an authentic Bavarian Village, no passport necessary. The charming hamlet of Leavenworth is home to a myriad of specialty shops, old-world foods and gifts, dazzling flowers and dramatic mountain views.
Each Christmas, Leavenworth activities take a festive turn as the town comes alive with a dramatic tree lighting festival held three weeks in a row. The picturesque little village becomes a magical winter wonderland where families come to delight in snowfall and fairy lights.
After an exhausting day visiting the “Alps,” you can return to Red Lion Hotel Wenatchee City Center to enjoy a restful night in our comfortable accommodations. After your transatlantic journey you’re sure to appreciate our thoughtful amenities including complimentary Wi-Fi in every room so you can share pictures of your journey with family and friends.
Local Food, Fish, and Fun
Pybus Market is the premier place in Wenatchee for local food, goods, and even more. The market sits along the Columbia River, and it's named after an old Wenatchee family (it's pronounced PYE-bus, by the way). It resides in an old steel warehouse, giving it an industrial charm, but the shops are anything but. You'll find wines, bistros, and restaurants. Twenty businesses with roll down door fronts reside permanently in the market, featuring flowers, fresh vegetables, nuts, baked goods, pizza, ice cream, and fish vendors. The market operates 362 days a year, so whenever you come to Wenatchee, you'll be able to visit.
Events happen at the market all the time. Visit the bookmobile for some light reading. Dance enthusiasts stop by every Thursday at 7 p.m. Join in for some salsa, blues, and swing dancing. The River Run 5K and 10K also start at the market on July 4th. The Wenatchee Farmers Market pops up right outside the market on Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays. The local area features Riverside Park and Apple Blossom Capital Loop. Bustling downtown is also just a short walk away. Even if you're not looking to shop the market, you'll find fun local events happening all the time here.
Pybus Market is easy to find. Just look for the giant "Public Market" sign hanging over the market. Come here to see this historic warehouse that's been re-purposed into a vibrant, lively part of our community.
3 N Worthen Street
Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.