Lakewood is the ideal place to use as a base for touring South Sound's many attractions. Located just off Interstate 5, it offers everything from excellent value in lodging and dining Thornewood Castle.
If you're looking for a comfortable place, Best Western Lakewood Motor Inn offers close proximity to the center of Lakewood, while America's Best Value Inn and La Quinta Inn & Suites give easy Interstate 5 on-off access. Or sleep in the same room where Presidents Theodore Roosevelt and William Howard Taft once slept at Thornewood Castle Bed & Breakfast. This magnificent mansion dates from the turn of the century and is one of a few private castles in the U.S. It was the movie set for Stephen King's Rose Red.
Lakewood also offers a range of dining and shopping. Lakewood Towne Center caters to everyone. Then there's The Key Antiques, the Lakewood Gallery, and Design Gallery. Unique dining opportunities include Steeped in Comfort and Carr's Restaurant. And, if you have time, Lakewood Playhouse offers up some fine entertainment.
Within a twenty-mile radius, there are a number of lakes where you can enjoy scenic beauty, picnicking facilities, and recreational