BEST WESTERN Chieftain Inn

1017 N Wenatchee Avenue, Wenatchee, WA 98801-1574
Phone: 509/665-8585   |   Fax: 509/665-9745   |   77 Rooms
Check Out Time: 12:00 PM   |   Check In: 4:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

Each spacious accommodation at the BEST WESTERN Chieftain Inn comes complete with cozy beds, cable satellite television with HBO®, a mini-refrigerator and free high-speed Internet access. Wake up each morning to a complimentary full hot breakfast, enjoy freshly baked cookies every day, go for a swim in the hotel's outdoor heated swimming pool or relax and unwind in the hotel hot tub.

For those staying at this Wenatchee hotel on business, our 24-hour business center and meeting room, accommodating up to 45 guests, make for a more productive trip. Also our close proximity to area businesses and the Department of Fish and Wildlife, make corporate travel easier.

A variety of attractions and area sights await guests just outside this Wenatchee hotel. Catch a live show at the famed Gorge Amphitheatre, enjoy a variety of water sports and outdoor adventure on Lake Chelan and on the Columbia River, or attend a conference or event at the Wenatchee Convention Center, located nearby. For more assistance planning your ideal vacation to the Wenatchee area, contact us today! We'll even help you plan around annual festivals, like Washington State Apple Blossom Festival and the Ridge to River - both local favorites!

The pool is currently closed for the winter season, however the hot tub will be open all year.

Our friendly and welcoming staff is here to make your stay memorable and enjoyable. Book a stay at the BEST WESTERN Chieftain Inn today for an unforgettable Wenatchee hotel experience. We look forward to seeing you soon.


Hotel Amenities & Services

  • Wireless internet connection in public areas
  • Exercise facilities
  • 100% smoke-free hotel
  • Meeting facilities
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary USA Today at front desk
  • Complimentary full breakfast includes hot waffles, eggs, sausage, yogurt, juices, coffee, assortment of danishes and Wenatchee home-grown apples.
  • Outdoor pool Heated seasonal
  • Hot tub
  • Exercise facility Open from 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Safe deposit box
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Truck/RV parking
  • Free parking
  • Business center
  • Fax services
  • Photocopy services
  • Weight lifting equipment
  • Stair stepper
  • Treadmill
  • Interior corridor
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Multilingual staff, (Spanish)
  • Cable or satellite television
  • Wireless Internet access
  • High-speed DSL Internet access
  • Dry cleaning available
  • Free wireless Internet available in public areas; Free in-room wireless Internet access; Free wireless Internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events

BEST WESTERN Chieftain Inn

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Conveniently located, the best western chieftain inn in Wenatchee, Washington is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:

Longitude: 47.437265  /  Latitude: -120.320975


Driving Directions to Hotel


From: Highway 97/2. Drive into town on Wenatchee Avenue. The BEST WESTERN Chieftain Inn is located half block north of the 9th Street intersection.

From: Highway 28. Drive across the bridge to Wenatchee Avenue and go through town. The BEST WESTERN Chieftain Inn is just past the 9th Street intersection.

BEST WESTERN Chieftain Inn

We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.

Most Popular Area Attractions

Alta Lake Golf Course

Just outside of the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest you'll find the Alta Lake Golf Course. A top golf destination in the Washington Cascades, Alta Lake Golf Course is a short drive from Omak, and is sure to yield a full day of birdies, bunker shots, and par saves. Alta Lake Golf Course is an 18-hole masterpiece. 

At Alta Lake Golf Course in Washington, you'll find affordable rates with varied discounts for seniors and juniors. Before you tee off at Alta Lake Golf Course, check out Cafe Express and fill up on breakfast. After your round is over, check your foursome and find out who's got the low score – lunch is on them! You can even load up on snacks to take with you make your way to the first hole. 

Desert Canyon Golf Course

Enjoy a premier golf experience in the Washington Cascades when you play 18 holes at Desert Canyon Golf Course. South of Wenatchee, and easily accessed from Hwy 97, Desert Canyon Golf Course provides access to some of the most luxurious and lush holes in the state – the stunning views of the Columbia River aren't bad either. 

Ranked as the 8th best course in the state of Washington by Golf Digest in 2014, Desert Canyon provides a challenge for even the most seasoned golfer. Check out CJ's Oasis before or after your round for food and drinks – check with your foursome for the low score; lunch is on them!

Echo Valley Family Ski Area

Featuring 70 skiable acres, the Echo Valley Family Ski Area is located in Manson within the Wenatchee National Forest of the central Washington Cascades region – just northeast of Leavenworth and Wenatchee.

Featuring a top elevation of 3,900 feet, the Echo Valley Ski & Tubing Area offers three rope tows, a four-lane tubing hill, and a 1,400-foot Poma Lift. Established in 1917, Echo Valley is a major source of winter recreation in the Lake Chelan Valley.

Lake Chelan National Recreation Area

Encompassing over 60,000 acres of the Washington Cascades, the Lake Chelan National Recreation Area preserves the stunning northwestern scenery just north of Wenatchee and Leavenworth. With landmarks within the park like Skagit River, Lake Chelan, Gorge, Diablo, and Ross Reservoirs, boating, kayaking, and other aquatic activities are plentiful.

The park also houses over 400 miles of scenic trails, winding through the mountains, valleys, glaciers, and lakeshores. Other must-sees include several informative visitor centers, the Environmental Education Center, and a visit to the lakeside village of Stehekin found within the park.

Mount Cashmere Golf Course

Draw out your plans for another exciting trip through the Washington Cascades and head for the charming city of Cashmere. You'll find a bevy of attractive and unique sites, including the Mount Cashmere Golf Course – an ideal way to spend the afternoon with friends, a few family members, or even clients. 

Drive in from nearby Leavenworth of Wenatchee and get ready for one of the most exemplary nine-hole courses in all of Washington state. This executive course allows you to play a quick nine holes, or double back around for a full 18. Mount Cashmere Golf Course is down the street from the Chelan County Fairgrounds and is at the bast of Mount Cashmere.

Ohme Gardens

The Ohme Gardens in the beautiful Washington Cascades area, is a wonderful evergreen oasis, awaiting your arrival. Enjoy the incredible views of the Columbia River Valley, while walking along the stone pathways through the towering cedar trees and lush foliage. Be sure to bring your camera to capture the beautiful waterfalls and flowering gardens.

The picturesque grounds and water features provide a perfect setting for a special event or wedding. Complete your visit by enjoying a snack or lunch in the shaded picnic area outside of the Gardens. While in Wenatchee, check into a Best Western guest room for comfortable accommodations and excellent guest services.

Pangborn Memorial Airport

Set in Douglas County, Pangborn Memorial Airport (EAT) is a public airport serving communities in the Washington Cascades, and located in the city of Wenatchee. Covering 585 acres, EAT encompasses two runways and one terminal.

EAT is used primarily for general aviation, but is serviced commercially by Alaska Airlines and SeaPort Airlines. The airport is named after famed aviator Clyde Pangborn.

More Area Attractions & Services

  • 0.40 mile(s) from Apple Capital Loop Trail
  • 0.80 mile(s) from Toyota Center
  • 0.80 mile(s) from Walla Walla Point Park
  • 0.90 mile(s) from Two Rivers Art Gallery, Wenatchee Museum & Cultural Center
  • 1.30 mile(s) from Wenatchee Museum and Cultural Centre
  • 3.00 mile(s) from Wenatchee Confluence Park
  • 3.40 mile(s) from Ohme Gardens
  • 7.30 mile(s) from Super Oval, Wenatchee Valley auto racing
  • 7.40 mile(s) from Highlander Golf Course, 18 hole Public Golf Course
  • 9.30 mile(s) from Apple Annie's Antiques, collectibles
  • 10.00 mile(s) from Pioneer Village Museum
  • 10.00 mile(s) from Three Lakes Golf Course
  • 12.00 mile(s) from Mission Ridge Ski Resort
  • 12.03 mile(s) from Aplets & Cotlets, locally made candy
  • 16.00 mile(s) from Desert Canyon Golf
  • 16.59 mile(s) from Rocky Reach Dam
  • 22.00 mile(s) from Leavenworth Bavarian, Leavenworth Bavarian Theme Village
  • 40.00 mile(s) from Mill Bay Casino
  • 50.00 mile(s) from Gorge Amphitheater

Distances to Popular Points of Interest

  • 10 mile(s) from Cashmere
  • 15 mile(s) from Quincy
  • 22 mile(s) from Leavenworth
  • 35 mile(s) from Chelan
  • 75 mile(s) from Ellensburg
  • 97 mile(s) from Omak
  • 120 mile(s) from Yakima
  • 145 mile(s) from Seattle
  • 160 mile(s) from Spokane
  • 180 mile(s) from Bellingham
  • 0.1 mile(s) from Wenatchee Valley Clinic
  • 0.9 mile(s) from Wenatchee Convention Center

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • Hot tub
  • 10 mile(s) from river rafting

Nearby Restaurants

  • .1 mile(s) from Leonardo's, Italian
  • .1 mile(s) from Denny's, family style
  • .1 mile(s) from Prospector Pies, family restaurant
  • .1 mile(s) from Tequila's, Mexican
  • .1 mile(s) from KFC
  • .1 mile(s) from A&W
  • .2 mile(s) from Starbucks
  • .2 mile(s) from Applebee's
  • .2 mile(s) from Red Robin, gourmet hamburgers
  • .2 mile(s) from McDonald's, fast food
  • .2 mile(s) from Burger King, fast food
  • .2 mile(s) from Thai
  • .5 mile(s) from Shari's
  • .6 mile(s) from Windmill, steak
  • 2 mile(s) from Royal Fork

BEST WESTERN Chieftain Inn

Enjoy your stay with us even more by checking out some of the most popular area points of interest and local area events happening in or near Wenatchee. Chase the links to explore the local region even more.

Local Events Worth Considering:

March 2015

March 28, 2015
Yakima River Marathon

Run from Ellensburg to Selah near Yakima by taking the beautiful Yakima River Canyon Road and going alongside the Yakima River.

April 2015

April 1 - 30, 2015
Skagit Valley Tulip Festival

Held near Mount Vernon and Oak Harbor, the Skagit Valley celebrates the oncoming of spring with millions of tulips bursting into bloom. Enjoy drive tours, farm tours, and refreshing sights.

April 11 - 12, 2015
Taste Leavenworth

Guests can embark on Leavenworth's annual "culinary crawl", complete with a taste passport for many restaurants and live music.

May 2015

May 9 - 10, 2015

Leavenworth celebrates its Bavarian tradition with a full weekend of entertainment, including traditional German dances and marches.

May 21 - 24, 2015
Moses Lake Spring Festival

Celebrate Memorial Day at Moses Lake with parades, food vendors, carnival, and 3 on 3 basketball tournament.

June 2015

June 6, 2015
Okanogan Days

The annual Okanogan Days festival near Omak celebrates the start of summer with family-friendly fun like parades, pancake breakfast, and food and craft vendors.

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