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Walking along the Seattle Waterfront is a perfect way to soak up some Northwest atmosphere. Take in views of the Puget Sound and Olympic Mountains while exploring Olympic Sculpture Park, the Seattle Aquarium, shops, and restaurants like Ivar’s, a...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Alaskan Way, Seattle, WA 98101
+1 206-938-3322
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Just came here for views. Great for a walk and a cup of coffee from starbucks! I also got a rootbeer float near by! GReat to see the sunset!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank itsamy_x3
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Definitely made me feel like I was at the Fisherman's Wharf in San Francisco. The piers, the restaurants, the shops, the view, this place has got everything for a fun filled afternoon!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank SteveRainville99
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Of course you have to visit the Seattle waterfront. You might even find a place to eat. Unlike San Francisco's Fisherman's Wharf area, the Seattle Waterfront prices are inflated. If you've got a long flight layover, take the metro downtown and visit the waterfront. If...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Even when it's cold and rainy the Seattle Waterfront is worth visiting. There is so much to choose from. Lots of places to eat as well as many things to do. Nice views of the sounds and the mountains (on a clear day). The Aquarium...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Alec D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I walked the waterfront on a cold and rainy day during my two day stay. The atmosphere is fun and entertaining no matter the weather and I know it’s great in the warmth of the summer. Lots to see and do and very close to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
2  Thank Surfpinky
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It's a must see if you're in the Seattle area. My favorite was the aquarium. Very interesting. I loved the octopus tanks especially. Loved shopping the vendor booths also.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Danna W
Reviewed 11 February 2019

This area has a great view of the city and is simple. There is tons of stuff to do but the best thing is taking in the views for free.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank rambo4567
Reviewed 4 February 2019

This was our first trip to Seattle and we were told by friends that the waterfront was the place to visit. We opted for the Marriott and were upgraded to a top floor corner suite with a grand view across the bay. We decided to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank TexasVoyager_BW
Reviewed 22 January 2019

Take a ferry across the bay. Spend some time shopping for food. It's a great place to see the city and the people!

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Bill K
Reviewed 22 January 2019

There is so much to do on the waterfront. We love to people watch and you will not be disappointed. The shops on the pier are very nice. Lots of cool things to look at. Take a few flight of stairs up and you are...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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26 February 2018|
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Response from 678lc | Reviewed this property |
Pier 91 looks like the berthing home for Holland America Lines. The pier also had long term auto parking facilities. The portal will not let me put in a web address so i’m going to see if this will work. Type three w’s... More
24 August 2016|
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Response from LuckyTravel4_2_24 | Reviewed this property |
Super Shuttle and Shuttle Express are vans that will transport you and your luggage from the airport to any address in Seattle. This site won't permit website links but just search Super Shuttle, Seattle and you'll find the... More
23 August 2016|
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Lite rai from the airport to downtown is convenient, fast and economical