Want to get away for a few days, but not sure where to go? Head to the Sooner State for the best weekend getaways in Oklahoma.
It’s not hard to find the best weekend getaways in Oklahoma.This state has so much to offer. No matter if you are looking for a adults only getaway, family outings or to connect with nature, you will find it in Oklahoma!
Best Weekend Getaways in Oklahoma
Oklahoma is a great place to spend the weekend. They offer everything from romantic getaways, adorable small towns, big city adventures, botanical gardens, museums, mountains, golf courses and plenty of outdoor adventures. This state has it all!
Family Weekend Getaways in Oklahoma
Family Fun in Oklahoma City
Oklahoma City is located on the infamous Route 66 and is known for its quirky roadside attractions, and family fun. Here are you must-do activities in visiting OKC.
Myriad Botanical Gardens
A 17-acre botanical garden and interactive urban park located in downtown. The Children’s Garden area is a 600-seat outdoor performance space, and several distinctive pieces of art.
Riversport Adventures & Rapid
It’s whitewater rafting & tubing in the middle of the city! There is also a 80-foot SandRidge Sky Trail and a 700-foot zipline across the Oklahoma River.
For those looking for something a little less subdued, you can rent a kayak or stand up paddle board.
Repurposed warehouse spaces turned into wine bars, piano lounges, live music and restaurants. The canal that runs through the area offers water taxis that offer as transportation and tours.
Oklahoma City National Memorial
This memorial honors the victims and those affected by the OKC bombing on April 19, 1995. Voted a Top 10 Museum in America by Yelp. It’s incredibly beautiful yet heart-wrenching.
Glamping at Orr Family Farm
The Orr Family Farm is a spectacular family-friendly escape within the heart of Oklahoma City. Here you can find a variety of exciting activities such as mine for gems, pedal boats, zip line and lots of farm animals to play with.
Enjoy an unforgettable and unique American West camping experience when staying in the Conestoga wagons or Teepees.
Weekend Fun in Broken Bow
This popular spot is the place to visit year round. You can’t go wrong with the vacation rentals of a cozy cabin or a home big enough to house all of your family and friends for the ultimate adventure. Here are the top 3 things to in Broken Bow on your weekend getaway:
Boating on Broken Bow Lake
Located in the foothills of the Ouachita Mountains is this 14,000 acre lake. Beavers Bend Marina is full service with a large fleet of jet ski, boat rentals, fuel service and a convenience store.
This is always my number one activity when on vacation. Head to Beavers Bend Depot for a 2 mile trail ride. The hour ride will take you through the scenic Beavers Bend State Park Game Reserve where you will most likely see native wildlife.
Beavers Bend Depot & Trail Rides
Take a ride on the miniature train through Beavers Bend State Park Game Reserve. The 20 minute trip takes you through a train tunnel and up & down Wahoo Hill. It’s a family favorite adventure!
Chickasaw National Recreation Area
Chickasaw Country made for a wonderful getaway. All the culture, outdoor adventures and luxurious accommodations makes it the best Oklahoma weekend destination!
Chickasaw Cultural Center
Learn all about Native American history through dancing demonstration, museum exhibits and walking around a traditional village.
Outdoor Adventure Weekend Getaways in Oklahoma
Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge
This wildlife refuge is the oldest wildlife facility in the US. It began protecting unique wildlife habitats since 1901. It spans over 59,000 majestic acres and is home to free range buffalo, Texas longhorn cattle, prairie dogs, elk and deer.
Visitors can also enjoy mountain biking, hiking, fishing and camping.
Beavers Bend State Park
Located along the shores of Broken Bow Lake and the Mountain Fork River, there is never a shortage of outdoor fun in this area.
Tall timbers and crystal clear waters, make this a paradise for the outdoor lover.
The park features 2 catch and release ponds and trout streams are stocked year round.
The area offers a lodge, rustic and modern cabins to rent, tent sites and RV hook ups.
Located in the Arbuckle Mountains in Davis. Turner Falls has a 77ft waterfall, natural swimming areas, sandy beaches, water slides, caves, castles and plenty of hiking!
Before heading the park with your family, make sure you grab life jackets for those under 12. It’s required and enforced – no life jackets available to rent or buy at the falls.
Romantic Weekend Getaways in Oklahoma
Oklahoma has everything you need for a romantic getaway. Everything from historic inns, B&B’s and cabins in the woods.
Echo Canyon Spa Resort
This luxurious getaway offers suites and cottages with each one decorated in a different theme.
Guests can enjoy hiking, biking, fishing, golfing, sailing, swimming, and other water sports. After a fun day outdoors, head to the Aloha Spa. They over massages, body wraps, facials and manicures.
The Baron of Beef restaurant at the resort serves fantastic four-course culinary meals. The menu includes entrees such as Kobe beef tenderloin, grilled duck breast, jumbo shrimp scampi, and chicken picatta.
Rooms start at $205 per night. 350 Lawton Ave, Sulphur, OK 73086, 580-421-5076
River’s Edge Cottages
These cottages sit on 300 acres in southeastern Oklahoma. Each of the 12 cottages are fully furnished, full kitchens and fireplaces.
You can enjoy all that nature has to offer by going on a hike, fishing, canoeing or bird watching. At night you can relax while roasting s’mores over the fire pit or enjoying a soak in the hot tub.
Cottages start at $150 per night. 491 River Edge Road, Watson, OK 74963, 580-244-7296
Shiloh Morning Inn
This quaint bed and breakfast boats 5 luxurious suites. Each featuring a fireplaces, private balcony, jetting tub and stocked mini fridge.
Guests can enjoy a three-course breakfast each morning in the Main House dining room.
Rooms start at $159 per night. 2179 Ponderosa Rd, Ardmore, OK 73401, 888-554-7674
This Oklahoma City hotel is a member of the Historic Hotels of America. This hotel offers deluxe amenities, find dining and the perfect location if you want to explore downtown.
Rooms start at $159 per night. 15 N Robinson Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73102, 405-601-4300.
Head to the sooner state for a weekend of fun! You will be pleasantly surprised at all the fun to be had in the state of Oklahoma.
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