We all need a few short vacations from time to time, a day or two to relax and reenergize. Here are some Lakelander Staycation Hack ideas to enjoy all that Lakeland has to offer and maximize your relaxation hours with little travel time.

Stay: Stay at the historic Terrace Hotel. Enjoy its rich history, upscale classic dining options at the Terrace Grill, and the best Happy Hour in town.
Play & Relax: The Terrace is located right in the middle of downtown. Find yourself walking across the street for early morning strolls around Lake Mirror after enjoying room service breakfast or breakfast at The Terrace Grill with the perfect window seat and morning light while reading your favorite blog or book.
Walk over to 5th & Hall & Reborn for shopping and styling, from men’s haircuts to women’s blowouts and a new piece or two for your wardrobe. Bella Visage, a downtown spa offers facials and massage services.
Nightlife: The Terrace is also conveniently located within walking distance of downtown restaurants, bars, and local shops.

Stay: Hyatt Place Lakeland Center is a newer, modern-lifestyle hotel in Lakeland. Enjoy premium amenities like the 24-hour StayFit™ Gym, continental breakfast, and more.
Play & Relax: Head over to Streamsong Resort for a day pass and enjoy the pool, fishing, golfing, and more. Return to Lakeland and schedule an appointment to relax and get pampered at Watson Clinic’s Bella Vista Spa with trained professionals who provide stimulating facials, calming massages, and more.
Nightlife: Enjoy local downtown restaurants and bars only a five-minute drive away. Or check in for a movie at the historic Polk Theatre.

Stay: Enjoy a Lakeside Village stay at the Hampton Inn & Suites Lakeland. This hotel offers a pool amenity to soak up the sun all day every day, unlike the downtown options.
Play & Relax: Lakeside Village has restaurant options such as Grillsmith, Saigon Bistro and more.
Nightlife: Enjoy beer, wine, cocktails, and live music at The Brass Tap, or enjoy a movie at the Cobb Theater Lakeland, all within walking distance of your hotel stay.