Washington is a state defined by swathes of mountainous terrain, glacial lakes and dense, pine forests, and has been a hotspot for lovers of the outdoors to come and enjoy the natural world at its fullest. This natural beauty is only part of what makes it so special, as futuristic cities such as Seattle make it a truly unique place to come and visit. When you’re here, make sure to choose one of the best places to stay to help complete your trip. This way, you can be sure that you’re getting most of what nature has to offer, as you’ll be sleeping right in the heart of it. Head to Olympic National Park to hike through northern rainforests that push through to the jagged coast, or hike up the iconic Mount Rainier.