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Everyone wants an elaborate getaway, but there is no need! Who wants to pay thousands of dollars for a vacation? Having a “staycation” in your hometown can be beneficial and more fun than you would think. You do not have to spend a ton of money to get away for the weekend! The list below will give you the top staycation ideas in Springfield, VA.
1. Lake Accontink Park
Why go to Disney World and pay thousands when you have your own park at home? Lake Accontink Park is a great way to spend your staycation. Walk the trails, have a picnic, rent a paddleboat, or take a tour of the lake on a pontoon boat! This is a great place to relax and unwind. The park offers mini-golf, a playground, and a carousel ride. Stay at the Hilton Springfield to make your day in the park feel like a mini-weekend getaway!
2. Dave & Busters
If you are looking for some fun, try Dave & Busters! This arcade is jam-packed with games to play and things to do. Enjoy food and drinks while spending time with your friends and family. Dave & Busters is a great place to go if you are looking for fun in your town!
3. Check out New Restaurants
People tend to stick with what they know, which is why during your staycation, you should expand your taste buds and try somewhere new! With so many great restaurants, like Afghan Bistro, Maggiano’s Little Italy, Monty’s Steakhouse or Eleni’s Greek Taverna, there is somewhere to go no matter what you may be craving!
All of these places have boasting online reviews and great atmospheres for a date night or family night. If you have room for dessert after your meal, there are plenty of places for you to grab a sweet treat!
4. Visit Serendipity Wellness Studio
Going to the spa is always a great time and at Serendipity Wellness Studio, you can pamper yourself with a massage, sugar skin polishing, mud wraps, facials, peels, and more! When you leave the spa, you will definitely feel refreshed because of the calm environment. Top off your visit by grabbing dinner after and hitting the hotel at night with your partner. Treat yourselves, you deserve it!
5. Pirate’s Cove Waterpark
If you have kids, this waterpark is the perfect place to take them. Pirate’s Cove Waterpark, located in Lorton, VA will keep the kids busy all day! This waterpark features a 300-gallon dumping bucket, waterslides, a huge pool and a playground. What could be better for the little ones? If you feel like staying overnight and coming back again the next day, there are many hotels in the Lorton area that you can go to.
6. Play a Relaxing Game of Golf
If you love golf, be sure to check out the Pinecrest Golf Course! This gold course boats beautiful views and a luscious green. Located about 3 miles away from Springfield, this 9-hole golf course in Alexandria is a great way to spend your staycation. There is a clubhouse on location and a snack bar.
Apartments for Rent in Springfield, VA
Springfield is a great place to make your staycation permanent! If you are looking to move to Springfield, VA Lerner Springfield Square would love to help! Our spacious apartments are beautiful and the amenities we offer are great for anyone who loves to be outdoors or in the gym. Take a virtual tour today and call (703) 337-0975 for more information today.