Vacation Rentals in West Seattle
Popular Vacation Rentals in West Seattle
Vacation rentals with free cancellation
Pet-friendly vacation rentals
Vacation Rentals with Internet
Vacation Rentals with Air Conditioning
Best Vacation Rentals in West SeattleGuests agree: these stays are highly rated for location, cleanliness, and more.
Prices and availability
Current Vacation rental prices West Seattle
Current vacation rental availability West Seattle
Vacation rentals in West Seattle
West Seattle encompasses the portion of the city that lies west of the Duwamish River. The area is known for its family-friendly atmosphere, environmentally conscious establishments, beaches, and stunning mountain views of the Olympic and Cascade Ranges. It’s a fantastic destination for couples, families, or friends seeking a unique and upscale destination with top-rated dining options.Finding your perfect Seattle vacation rental
West Seattle offers an abundance of vacation rentals in varying sizes, locations, and styles, so that you can be sure to find the perfect one to suit your travel needs. Stay close to the water, or in a leafy forested area. Several rentals are available in family neighborhoods, or closer to shops and restaurants. Most vacation rentals in West Seattle are fully equipped with modern amenities and stylish decor, so you can feel comfortable in your home away from home. Pet-friendly rentals are available, as well as family-sized units
Holidays in West Seattle
The area and getting around
Having first been settled in the late 1800s, West Seattle is considered a historic neighborhood. Today, this region of the city is composted of several well-known smaller neighborhoods, like Delridge, Fauntleroy, and Admiral. To get to downtown Seattle from west Seattle, you’ll need to cross over a bridge or take a water taxi.A walkable neighborhood
There’s no need to have a car during your time in West Seattle. This part of the city is considered very walkable, with most places reachable on foot. It is also bike-friendly, with several bike rentals available throughout the city. However, if you want to venture further, there are plenty of public transportation options, including buses and light rail trains. Uber, Lyft, and Taxis are also available.
Travelers and activities
West Seattle is a spectacular destination for families with endless activity options. For an afternoon or evening of fun, head to West Seattle Bowl, a retro, vintage bowling alley that was built in 1948. Here you can enjoy endless bowling games, delicious food, and great drinks in a family-friendly setting. The West Seattle Farmers Market is another wonderful family-friendly activity, and it’s open year-round! The market features endless kiosks and vendors which sell fresh local produce, homemade products, flowers, crafts, and hot food. It’s a great way to support locally owned small businesses!West Seattle for couples
West Seattle is full of unique and interesting activities for couples to enjoy together. If you love wine, visit Viscon Cellars for a fantastic urban wine experience. This popular winery features a lively and aesthetic tasting room where you can try a variety of different locally made wines, the perfect setting for a unique date. For spectacular views of the Seattle city skyline without the crowds, head to Admiral Viewpoint where you’ll have peaceful views of the water, surrounding forests, and the entire downtown skyline.
Did you know that the Boeing Company, which was founded in Seattle, was originally a boat company?
Top 5 travel tips in West Seattle
The sandy shores and calm waves of Alki Beach offer an inviting atmosphere for a picnic, a walk, or an afternoon swim. Along the beach you’ll find some ice cream shops, restaurants, a weekly market, and paved walking paths. Be sure to stay for sunset, where you’ll see spectacular views of the Seattle downtown skyline.2. Duwamish Longhouse and Cultural Center
If you enjoy learning about the history of the places you visit, you’ll want to stop by the Duwamish Longhouse and Cultural Center. Before Seattle was colonized by European settlers in the late 1700s, the Duwamish tribe inhabited the land we now know as Seattle for almost 10,000 years. At the Cultural Center, you can learn about the history of the Seattle area from a Native American point of view. View an authentic Duwamish Longhouse and the informative museum.3. West Seattle’s best shopping mall
If you want to get some shopping done, head to Westwood Village, West Seattle’s prime shopping mall. Here you’ll find a collection of popular stores, including Marshall’s, Target, and Barnes and Noble. There’s quite a few restaurants and smaller shops as well. Spending an afternoon strolling around this mall is a great rainy day activity.4. Stroll through Lincoln Park
Enjoy nature in the city at Lincoln Park. This park offers spectacular views of the surrounding mountains and water. If you’re lucky, you may even see orcas, seals, or sea lions. The massive waterfront park is full of various tree species, walking trails, playgrounds, sports fields, and picnic areas.5. Take a walk in Schmitz Park
This lush, green park is home to walking trails, birds, a creek, and many tree species. It’s near to Alki Beach, so you could see both places in one trip. If you’re looking for a quiet retreat away from the busy city, spend an afternoon here.
FAQs: Vacation Rentals in West Seattle
How much do the vacation rentals in West Seattle cost on average?
Last year, rentals in this destination had an annual average price of around $339 per night.
When are vacation rentals cheaper in West Seattle?
]If you want to get the most out of your money, the most affordable months to visit West Seattle are February ($255 the average per night for accommodation), March ($286), and April ($298).
In which months is it more expensive to rent a vacation rental in West Seattle?
When it comes to booking a vacation rental in West Seattle, the highest prices can usually be seen in the month of September (with an average of $402 per night), followed by July ($381), and then August ($373).
Is West Seattle a good location for a last-minute getaway?
If you decide to put West Seattle on your bucket list, we recommend organizing your travels well in advance because it tends to be very high in demand, with an annual average of 89% of rentals booked the previous year.
Which months offer the highest availability?
The months when it's the easiest to find free accommodation in West Seattle are January (the average amount of properties that are available reached 27% of the total last year), February (20%), and October (15%).
Are there many vacation rentals in West Seattle?
Holidu works with 2 different partners to give you an inventory to choose between 390 vacation rentals we have in West Seattle.