July 9, 2021

The Ultimate Romantic Anniversary Trip to Seattle

Imagine raising a glass to another incredible year with your partner on a rooftop bar as the sun sets over the Emerald City. This year, celebrate your anniversary with a romantic getaway to Seattle. Our Capitol Hill insiders know a thing or two about romance. Let’s dive into your game plan for the perfect romantic anniversary trip to Seattle.

Shafer Baillie Mansion exterior

Book a Stunning Stay

One of the most important components of any vacation is your accommodation… and the location! Once a prominent home on Seattle’s original Millionaire’s Row, Shafer Baillie Mansion is now a beautiful boutique hotel on Capitol Hill. The neighborhood is a lively combination of updated modern and extravagant vintage styles. Reserve the Master Suite to celebrate your anniversary in a gorgeous space with a decadent California king bed.

Get Your Endorphins Going

Seattle is a great place to walk around. Start your day by watching the sunrise at Louisa Boren Park. Ask your innkeeper ahead of time if arrangements can be made for you to bring a blanket and a thermos of coffee along in the morning. The gorgeous sunrise over Lake Washington and the Cascade Mountain Range is the perfect way to start your anniversary stay in Seattle. Other active options include walking around Pike Place Market, following our day in Capitol Hill guide, or visiting a few of the city’s unique attractions.

Cooking Class Close up Shafer Baillie Mansion

Learn Something New

Connect on a deeper level with your partner this trip by learning a new skill together. Book a class at Hot Stove Society to learn new cooking skills as a duo. With classes like sushi making, tiki cocktails and fried dumplings, there is sure to be a class that appeals to you both! Another unique new experience is to take a couples massage workshop. Power of Touch Workshops offers interactive lessons to teach you how to give each other incredible massages for years to come.

SB couple sharing romantic meal

Savor the Flavor of Seattle

Seattle is a top destination for foodies. Celebrate your anniversary by enjoying multiple delicious meals across the city. Altura serves elevated Italian food in an extremely cozy, intimate atmosphere. If New American small plates and thoughtfully-curated cocktails are more your style, head to Single Shot for dinner. Save room for dessert at Hot Cakes, where the sweets are just as good as the comfortable, inviting setting. Discover more of our top recommendations for Capitol Hill restaurants.

After each day of romantic adventures, return to the most romantic accommodations in the city, Shafer Baillie Mansion. Located on Capitol Hill, Shafer Baillie Mansion is the ideal place to stay when you visit Seattle. You and your partner will be captivated by the intricate details and remnants of the original 1914 craftsmanship.