Comfort Suites Airport
2906 Vista Avenue
Boise, ID 83705
Phone: (208) 472-1222
Fax: (208) 472-1210
Having been around for over 70 years, the private Hillcrest Country Club provides members and their guests an exceptional recreational experience, along with a range of facilities like golf practice areas, tennis and swimming amenities, formal dining options and banquet rooms that can be hired for private events. Spend a day at this club which offers scenic views of downtown Boise and the surrounding mountain ranges. Call for further details.
Boise is famous for its outdoor attractions like kayaking, rafting, mountaineering and cycling. An extensive urban trail system called the Boise River Greenbelt runs along the river that the city is situated on. The city also has a thriving art and theater scene, and catching a show is a must-do for any visitor. Some of the more unique attractions include the World Center For Birds of Prey, and Zoo Boise, both of which are concerned with protecting local animal species. An easy place to explore on foot, don't forget to visit the Boise shopping district for any needed retail therapy.
Regular commuters greet each other by name on this old-fashioned, friendly and small city bus service. Most of the routes feed through the Downtown Transit Center. Some of the routes, like Warm Springs and Hyde Park, roll through Boise's older neighborhoods for an inexpensive tour. Outside space for bikes is available.
This tiny white church with its soaring bell tower looks out of place on the modern Boise State University campus. Built in 1866, it's Boise's first church and was formerly called St. Michael's Episcopal Church. Restored in 1963 by the Christ Chapel Historic Society, the chapel is now at the Boise Junior College campus and is popular for weddings.
This medical center has an emergency room, 24-hour telephone referral and 300-bed facility. It is home to Mountain States Tumor Institute and St. Luke's Children Hospital. Parking is available in covered parking towers adjacent to the hospital.
One of the most convenient ways to travel in Boise is to book a Boise City Taxi. With a client list that includes major hotels, companies, hospitals, government agencies, small businesses and the general public, Boise City taxis are always prompt and professional. Ford Crown Victoria Sedans, and 7 Passenger Chevrolet Astro Vans are available for hire. Drivers must complete an extensive background check and are fully licensed and insured. The company also provides courier and delivery services.
Brightly clad aerobic instructors lead students through their moves and swimmers work out in the pool at the Downtown Family YMCA. Conveniently located in the downtown area, this Boise mainstay offers visitors athletic facilities at a reasonable price. Bursting with activities, the YMCA's schedule includes spinning classes, aerobics and a full swimming schedule. The locker rooms are modern and comfortable, offering such amenities as hair dryers. A second facility, the West Family YMCA and Aquatic Center, is located on the West Boise Bench at 5959 North Discovery Place.
Saints Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Church was built in 1951 by immigrants from Greece. Its architecture is influenced by Russian and Middle Eastern orthodoxy. Arched doorways, oil lamps and religious depictions in stained-glass are quintessential of the Byzantine style. This church is a melting pot of Greek culture having played host to liturgical services, spiritual events, food festivals and community activities.
This store caters to all of your Mac and iPod needs. Stop in to check out the latest games, software, and accessories. If you're traveling, the staff can direct you towards all the adapters you need for your electronics. Many locations also offer workshops on how to use their various products. See their website for more information and a calendar of events.
Located at the north end of the downtown area, this event facility is home to concerts, festivals, flea markets and more. The Expo is a family friendly location with park areas, gazebos and arenas. The facility is also available to rent and is home to the annual Western Idaho Fair, held in August.
Offering classes throughout the day, this exercise facility features aerobics, step aerobics, yoga, sports conditioning, cycling classes, basketball courts, racquetball courts and more. If you would rather exercise solo, then check out the wide range of machines or get in a few laps in the pool. The staff is helpful and there is even a convenient child care facility on site. Daily and monthly passes are available.
Reed Elementary School is located in the town of Kuna, ID, thirty minutes south of Boise. It is the location for the annual Snake River Birds of Prey festival.