California is one of the most exciting of all the US States. From San Francisco to Los Angeles there are plenty of attractions, cultural events and natural landscapes to explore and enjoy. When staying at hotels like the Good Nite Inn and other great value LA accommodation, it can be difficult to think outside the box in terms of cities to visit in California. With most of the tourist attractions being dotted around the big cities, smaller Californian enclaves like Rohnert Park can be overlooked by all but the savviest. California isn’t all Hollywood and the Golden Gate Bridge, there are plenty of smaller cities that give California tourists a slice of the truly Californian lifestyle.
Everything you need to know about Rohnert Park
Known as “the Friendly City” Rohnert Park is a small district of Sonoma County that is located about 50 miles to the north of San Francisco. Located in the northernmost quarter of the state, the area of Rohnert Park only spans about 7 square miles but packs in a lot of excitement. From its amazing casinos to its newly developed eco-friendly communities, the small and vibrant city promises a whole host of events and attractions for guests at Rohnert Park Hotels.
Scandia Family Fun Centre
For a family adventure that’s sure to put a smile on everyone’s face, the Scandia Family Fun Centre is a fun theme park suitable for all ages. With mini-golf, sports fields and plenty of exciting rides, this compact amusement park melds classic attractions with a bright, friendly atmosphere. With batting cages for baseball practice, dodgems and water pistol fights, the Scandia Family Fun Centre is the perfect time killer, whether for a rainy day or a bright summer afternoon. Located at 5301 Redwood Drive, the park is just a ten-minute walk from the Good Nite Inn hotel in Rohnert Park CA.
Graton Resort Casino
You can’t visit Rohnert Park without a trip to the Graton Park Casino. Operated by the well-known Station Casinos group and run by the Federated Indians of Graton Rancheria who are a recognised tribe of Coast Miwok, the Graton Resort Casino, complete with its 3000 slot machines and 144 table games has gained a historic staple and is a bastion of American culture.
Roberts Lake is one of the many parks located across Rohnert Park. Named after a five-term mayor and much-respected figure int he area, this reservoir has long been one fo the most idyllic settings for Rohnert Park locals to fish, even hosting an annual free fishing derby for children. With plenty of rainbow trout, catfish and carp, this is a rich reservoir and park that offers guests at hotels near Sonoma a great escape from the city.