Destination guide

The vibrant area of Seattle awaits your stay

Enjoy the area's theatre scene, art galleries and museums with a rental holiday home in Seattle. This city is cosmopolitan and walkable, recognised for its shopping, entertainment and live music. Local cultural sights include Museum of Pop Culture and Marion Oliver McCaw Hall. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Seattle

Do you want to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Seattle a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Space Needle (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Seattle Great Wheel (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Woodland Park Zoo (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium (22.9 mi / 36.8 km)
  • Game Works (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Post Alley (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Seattle

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Seattle is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Victor Steinbrueck Park (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Freeway Park (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Waterfront Park (0.3 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Denny Park (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Waterfall Garden Park (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Olympic Sculpture Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Seattle

Fly into Seattle, WA (LKE-Lake Union), the closest airport, located 1.1 mi (1.8 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Seattle, WA (BFI-Boeing Field), which is 5.3 mi (8.6 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station is Seattle King Street Station. It's easy to get around Seattle by catching a ride on the metro at Westlake Station, Westlake Ave Hub Station or University Street Station.

Where to stay near Seattle?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,515 holiday rentals near Seattle. From 935 Houses to 17 Boats, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Seattle for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Seattle?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Seattle:

  • Lower Queen Anne: 1,064 holiday homes
  • Belltown: 910 holiday homes
  • Seattle Waterfront: 852 holiday homes
  • First Hill: 801 holiday homes
  • North Beacon Hill: 70 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Seattle?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Seattle. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Lake View Cemetery - Bruce Lee's Grave: 2,588 holiday rentals
  • King Street Station: 2,609 holiday rentals
  • Seattle Pacific University: 2,617 holiday rentals
  • Denny Park: 2,599 holiday rentals
  • Kerry Park: 2,598 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Seattle listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Seattle?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 935 Houses in Seattle. Our other popular types of Seattle holiday rentals include:

  • Boats: 17 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 1,165 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 117 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Seattle?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 204 holiday homes with pool available in Seattle. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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