Salt Lake City
It’s the place we like to name house: Salt Lake City, Utah! After sharing our current initiatives on Dream Dwelling Makeover, we needed to share our prime recco’s of the place to eat, store, go to or keep on this stunning metropolis. Nestled alongside the Wasatch Mountain Vary, our Studio McGee headquarters takes full benefit of its beautiful location, so we love to ask others to our favourite spots—from hidden gems to well-known landmarks, new eateries to nostalgic donut retailers. It’s all right here in SLC!
No. 1. Keep –
The Grand America Lodge
As the biggest resort in Salt Lake City, the Grand America presents one thing for everybody in a basic resort setting. For these trying to get out and discover town, the Grand America is completely situated within the coronary heart of downtown. If relaxation and leisure is the aim, spend a day at their luxurious spa, lounge at one of many swimming pools, or take pleasure in looking their signature boutiques. And remember to seize a chunk at Laurel, even when simply to benefit from the design particulars.
The Lodge at Blue Sky
Situated outdoors of Salt Lake—however completely price the additional drive—the Lodge at Blue Sky is the embodiment of a luxurious mountain keep. Within the tranquil foothills of Park City, this five-star resort presents all the things from high-end, comfort-focused suites, to horseback driving and fly-fishing adventures.
No. 2. Eat –
Nona is the brand new sister restaurant to Pizza Nono within the 9th and 9th neighborhood. Arrange as a (largely) al fresco eating expertise, the outside setting is all allure. And with a menu made up of easy, rustic, wood-fired dishes—it’s almost unimaginable to decide on only one favourite.
As an evolution of their Park City restaurant named Deal with, HSL is an city American eatery that’s fantastically stocked with regionally sourced substances and considerate cocktails. The presentation and taste mixtures maintain this restaurant on the prime of our checklist.
Finely crafted and aesthetically easy—Tulie’s Bakery speaks to all the things we love! The seasonal, recent substances create a menu that’s dynamic, so there’s all the time one thing scrumptious to stay up for.
Beaumont Bakery & Café
What was initially a bakery constructed on the decadence of the French pastry, Beaumont has since grown to incorporate a menu of recent seasonal salads, sandwiches and essentially the most mouth-watering brunch menu. The bakery’s inside is sort of a cool bow on a really tasty bundle
Banbury Cross Donuts
A Salt Lake staple! Go for the donuts, keep for the fritters and muffins. It’s the proper mix of basic donuts, nice hospitality and a nostalgic environment that units this bakery aside.
No. 3. Go to –
With fast entry from town, Millcreek Canyon presents an abundance of year-round leisure actions. With two eating places and mountain climbing and biking trails, there’s one thing for each informal or skilled adventure-seeker.
Donut Falls Trailhead
Driving up Huge Cottonwood Canyon will land you on the Donut Falls Trailhead, which is one in all the McGee’s favourite spots to hike as a household. The 3.3 mile out-and-back path is a reasonably simple route with a rewarding waterfall view on the finish!
The Dwelling Room
This brief however steep 2.5-mile hike sits above the Pure Historical past Museum in Salt Lake, and it’s completely definitely worth the trek. The panoramic view—with a rock seating association that provides this path its “Dwelling Room” identify—is a gorgeous payoff.
Purple Butte Backyard
It’s no secret that we love flowers, so Purple Butte Backyard is one in all our floral favorites—particularly in the Spring when 500,000 blooms come to life. The botanical backyard hosts concert events, non-public occasions, mountain climbing trails, and a rose backyard that’s to not be missed.
No. 4. Store –
As jovial as its identify, this store actually has all of it. With its assortment of items, sweets, attire and child equipment…you possibly can spend hours perusing every final merchandise on this store. The better part? You’ll be able to seize a drink or choose up a floral association as you browse.
The Kids’s Hour Bookstore
This playful, eclectic store began as a bookstore 37 years in the past—and it’s now additionally house to a splendidly curated choice of kids’s clothes, equipment, toys, items, and items for girls. And the books! You’ll gladly whereas away hours of a quiet afternoon looking their assortment.
Koo de Ker
Proprietor Kyong has curated a beautiful store at Koo de Ker with a choice of items that talk to her well-traveled and detailed-oriented aesthetic. This store nails each the high-end and inexpensive value factors in female types which are proper on pattern, season after season.
City Creek Heart
For one of the best mall buying expertise in Salt Lake City, City Creek Heart is the place. The retractable glass roof and distinctive indoor landscaping make this an elevated buying expertise any time of yr.