Mt. Rainier National Park is one of the state of Washington’s natural gems. Just southwest of Seattle, the park spans an impressive 369 square miles and is a nature lovers playground with an abundance of trails to explore and many waterfalls and lakes in the area. Mount Rainier itself is an active volcano with a glacier-capped peak reaching over 14,000 feet into the sky. It’s no wonder then, that this national park is particularly popular among climber, hikers, and adrenaline junkies alike. However, whether you are looking to work up a sweat in the great outdoors, or simply relax in a truly beautiful setting, with these unique getaways near Mt. Rainier National Park, you will not have to choose one or the other.