Looking for a romantic getaway to celebrate your anniversary? Coeur d’Alene, Idaho is the perfect destination! With its stunning lakeside setting and charming downtown district, this picturesque town provides the perfect backdrop for a memorable vacation. In this blog post, we will provide some ideas on how to make the most of your time in Coeur d’Alene. We’ll also recommend some of our favorite restaurants and attractions in the area. So read on and start planning your anniversary trip today!
Celebrate Your Anniversary With Dinner On The Lake
There’s no better way to celebrate your anniversary than with a romantic dinner on the shores of Coeur d’Alene Lake. And there’s no shortage of great places to eat in this Idaho town. For a truly special dining experience, choose a dining option that has great views of the lake for your evening.
There are no shortage of options that have a stunning lake view while you dine out on your anniversary, but a few far surpass the other options to help make your night one to remember.
Sunset Dinner Cruises on the Lake
One of the most popular and best ways to celebrate your anniversary in Coeur d’Alene is with a sunset dinner cruise on the lake. This is a great way to relax and enjoy each other’s company while taking in the stunning scenery. And, of course, you’ll have plenty of time for romance as you watch the sunset over the water.
Our sunset dinner cruises take you to the northern bays of Lake CDA to see the wildlife of the area, experience local history paired with some of the best food around.
If you’re looking to celebrate a little earlier in the day we also offer brunch cruises each Sunday with a similar experience.
Cedars Floating Restaurant
Cedars Floating Restaurant is another great option for a romantic anniversary dinner. This restaurant is located floating on the lake, providing you with stunning views in every direction. The menu features fresh ingredients and there’s even a wine list with selections from some of the best wineries.
Not only does Dockside have great food, but their location on the lake makes for a perfect anniversary dinner spot. With large windows looking out over the water, you’ll have plenty of opportunity to take in the stunning views while enjoying your meal. The menu features fresh seafood and steak, so you’re sure to find something that you’ll both love.
Dockside also makes for the perfect stop after your cruise for their famous “Gooey” , a sundae large enough even for the most special of occasions.
Daytime Anniversary Adventures
If you already have your evening planned but are looking for some daytime adventure, or even some great places to take pictures together, Coeur d’Alene has plenty to offer beyond nighttime anniversary activities.
Relaxing Day Cruise
If you want to spend some quality time together without the crowds, consider a daytime cruise around the lake. This is a great way to relax and enjoy each other’s company while taking in the stunning scenery. The daily cruises are shorter than the dinner cruises, but they still offer plenty of time to sit back, relax, and enjoy being together.
Rent a Boat
For a more active anniversary adventure, consider renting a boat and spending the day on the water. Coeur d’Alene Lake is perfect for swimming, or just cruising around and soaking up the sun. Resort boat rentals is the best place to rent a boat in town, so be sure to give them a look!
Explore the St Joe or Spokane River
Coeur d’Alene isn’t just a great place for a romantic getaway, it’s also a great place to explore. And what better way to do that than with your significant other?
There are plenty of options for exploring the area, but two of our favorites are the St Joe and Spokane Rivers. Both offer beautiful scenery and plenty of opportunity for adventure.
Whether you choose to take a romantic stroll around the lake, indulge in some delicious food, or just enjoy each other’s company, we hope you have a wonderful time celebrating your anniversary in Coeur d’Alene. We know you will make memories that will last a lifetime!