Affectionately known as the “Gem State,” Idaho is a must-visit destination in the northwest USA for vacationers seeking to enjoy some of the country’s most stunning mountain scenery. It’s also where you’ll find top-rated ski and wilderness resorts. Popular getaways include a stay at Shore Lodge, an intimate lakeside luxury resort set amid the mountains, and the elegant European-inspired Knob Hill Inn. For a dose of extreme luxury, The Coeur d’Alene Resort is worth every penny of your room rate – especially when you factor in the chauffeur-driven BMW experience. Whatever your budget or interests, you’ll find plenty of great places to stay with our list of the top-rated resorts in Idaho.
Shore Lodge, McCall
The elegant Shore Lodge in McCall has a well-deserved reputation as one of the top-rated resorts in Idaho. Not only does this elegant property possess the kind of magnificent lake and mountain views you’d normally expect to see in places like Switzerland, it also boasts the same appeal as a top luxury destination in Europe. Consisting of just 75 suites (many of them overlooking glacier-fed Payette Lake), the resort spoils guests with beautifully decorated accommodations that include a choice of king or queen beds, separate seating areas with a pullout couch, a fridge, HDTV, and a large outdoor patio.
The resort offers excellent amenities, too. Highlights include a heated swimming pool with a hot tub, a gym, games room, and fire pit. There’s also a movie theater, along with fine and casual dining options. For guests wanting to explore nearby McCall, a shuttle service is provided, and valet parking is available. Use of the resort’s bikes is also included in your stay.