The Alpine Inn

The Alpine Inn is a delightful Austrian inspired inn surrounded by a beautiful mountain setting that will make your mountain getaway perfect!

  • Closest lodging to the Mt. Rainier Gondola
  • The Alpine Inn Restaurant and the Snorting Elk Cellar located onsite offer a variety of exceptional dining options
  • Large outdoor seating area with lawn games
  • Free wi- fi

Cross the footbridge to the Bavarian charm of The Alpine Inn. Charming and cozy sleeping accommodations and comfortable outdoor areas to relax and enjoy the views make it a favorite for anyone looking for a relaxing mountain getaway.

The Alpine Inn is the closest lodging to the exciting Mt. Rainier Gondola that whisks you up to the top of the mountain for the most spectacular view of Mt. Rainier anywhere.  Many hikes and mountain bike trails start right at The Alpine Inn’s door.

Imagine breakfast served on our sunny patio overlooking the peaks and meadows and planning your adventure for the day with the trails minutes away.

The Alpine Inn Restaurant, located on site, is casual fine dining in an amazing setting.  There is tasty dining service outside on the patio and the famous Snorting Elk bar is open to serve you.

The Alpine Inn is a 10-minute drive from Mt. Rainier National Park and steps to the Mt. Rainier Gondola at Crystal Mountain.

Complimentary wireless internet access is available in the Alpine Inn lobby, the Alpine Inn restaurant, and the Snorting Elk Cellar.




Crystal Mountain Hotels is located in the Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest.
Crystal Mountain Hotels and the U.S. Forest Service are partners in recreation.