Seattle's famous Pike Place Market
Your Seattle vacation
Thanks to its Pacific Northwest climate, music venues, museums and theater, a Seattle vacation brings everything from outdoor adventure to culture trails. The Emerald City brings the Space Needle to your morning coffee, Mount Rainier and Pike Place Market – where catching a salmon is optional.
From the hip hangouts of Ballard to the SAM, let Orbitz help you plan the perfect Seattle vacation. With insider tips and top 10 attractions, you'll get the skinny on the Museum of Flight, Woodland Park Zoo, ferries and more.
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Seattle's newest Hotel is one block west of The Key Arena and The Space Needle, located in the Vibrant Queen Anne Neighborhood. All Guest Rooms are furnished Studio Apartments with Kitchenettes.Mediterranean Inn has the Location, Price and Flexible Length of Stay that... More
Residential comfort in the heart of the cityMost of the shopping, dining and sightseeing delights of the Emerald City are a short distance from Red Lion Fifth Avenue. The 297-room hotel prides itself on serving both leisure and business travelers. Recently renovated, the... More
Corporate queen of the downtown hotel scene With a big name like Westin on the door, guests expect lots of options. At the Westin Seattle, they get it. The twin-towered hotel offers nine types of rooms, from standard to workout (complete with treadmill and dumbbells) to... More
Boutique chic in downtown SeattleEnsconced in circa-1928 building, the Executive Hotel Pacific offers vintage charm with contemporary amenities and service suitable for tourists and business travelers. Located on Fourth Avenue's "hotel row," the 100% non-smoking property... More
Centrally located in the heart of the hip Belltown neighborhood, Belltown Inn features NEW fully furnished studios with kitchenettes. This downtown location offers affordable nightly, weekly and month to month stays in the heart of Seattle within walking distance to... More
Vintage charm with downtown convenienceA vintage hotel in downtown Seattle, the Roosevelt Hotel offers traditional charm and a convenient location. Leisure travelers can walk to most attractions. For nighttime entertainment, theaters and restaurants also are a short walk... More
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Comfort and convenience in downtown SeattleThe Hotel FIVE is situated in the heart of the city. Most major attractions, in addition to shopping and dining, are within walking distance of the property. The hotel's amenities were designed with comfort and convenience in... More
Green splendor in the heart of the Emerald City The Hyatt at Olive 8 prides itself on being the first LEED-certified hotel in Seattle. Eco-friendly touches abound, from fixtures and lighting in guest rooms to the locally-sourced fare on the menu at Urbane, the Hyatt at... More
Art-filled accommodations in downtown Seattle The Hotel Max combines art and stylish boutique comfort, all within walking distance of Seattle's most famous attractions. Almost 400 works by 39 Seattle artists and photographers decorate rooms and public spaces. The Hotel... More
The Silver Cloud Inn Seattle is located on Lake Union, offering spectacular view of the water. Just minutes from the heart of downtown Seattle and close the the Seattle Center, Space Needle and the University of Washington. Free high-speed internet access in all guest rooms. More
Flights to Seattle
|Denver||Seattle||Tue, Jan 21 - Wed, Jan 22||$158|
|Chicago||Seattle||Thu, Jan 9 - Thu, Jan 23||$240|
|San Francisco||Seattle||Tue, Jan 7 - Thu, Jan 9||$138|
|Newark||Seattle||Tue, Jan 14 - Thu, Jan 16||$320|
|Los Angeles||Seattle||Tue, Jan 21 - Sat, Jan 25||$158|
|Minneapolis||Seattle||Thu, Jan 23 - Thu, Jan 30||$256|
|New York||Seattle||Tue, Jan 21 - Tue, Feb 11||$242|
|Dallas||Seattle||Wed, Jan 15 - Wed, Jan 22||$242|
|Honolulu||Seattle||Wed, Jan 15 - Fri, Jan 24||$397|
|Washington DC||Seattle||Mon, Jan 20 - Thu, Jan 30||$260|
|San Diego||Seattle||Tue, Jan 28 - Sat, Feb 8||$181|
|Boston||Seattle||Tue, Jan 28 - Wed, Jan 29||$250|
Built for the 1963 World’s Fair, this pointy icon is a skyline star. Have dinner at Sky City, the tower's rotating restaurant that makes one complete orbit per hour. Snap pics of downtown, Mount Rainier, Elliott Bay and the surrounding islands.
Experience Music Project
As a music metropolis and birthplace of grunge, the Emerald City welcomes even the most wee of rockers. Check out the artifacts of pop music from Jimi Hendrix to Bing Crosby. Experience the limelight at the interactive Sound Lab and On Stage.
Mount Rainier National Park
Hike through dense forests that open to serene lakes and streams. Watch clouds swirl over the icy volcano top, and camp under the stars. Take the family to Sunrise in summer to see mountain wildflowers, Mount Rainier, Emmons glacier and the Cascades. Hear the crack of glaciers and hit the Wonderland Trail's backcountry in winter for snowshoeing and cross-country skiing.
Pike Place Market
This market is called "the soul of Seattle" with good reason. Buzzing year-round with hundreds of craftspeople, farmers, street performers and fishmongers, Pike Place attracts upwards of 10 million visitors a year. And heads up – visit early morning to see those famous flying fish.
Museum of Flight
With 80 aircraft onsite to ogle, Seattle’s Museum of Flight is the largest private air and space museum in the world. Visit the Challenger Learning Center, Aviation Learning Center and an ACE-accredited summer camp. Take your little earthlings to see the shuttle astronauts used to train.
Seattle may be famous for its salmon, but nearly a million visitors travel here to discover marine life. Watch rockfish and sea anemones wiggle through massive tanks. Take the tykes to a dive show, and the aquarium's two giant tide pools and touch tanks to see the aquatic life of Washington's outer coast and inland sea.
Seattle Art Museum
SAM's triplet of facilities (SAM, Olympic Sculpture Park, Seattle Asian Art Museum) have distinct characters and locations. Located at the northern end of the Seattle seawall, the Olympic Sculpture Park is an outdoor space filled with sculptures from eye benches to abstract planes. The museum's main campus downtown is home to Andy Warhol's Double Elvis silkscreen, and SAAM is in Seattle's coffee-house-laden Capitol Hill.
Washington State Ferries
Seattle boasts an impressive fleet of passenger and automobile ferries, ranking largest in the US and third largest in the world. Serving passengers who live on the San Juan islands and in Puget Sound, the ferries can also provide passage to Canada, Victoria, and Alaska Marine Highways.
Woodland Park Zoo
What began as a menagerie on a lumber magnate's property, the WPZ is now a full-blown zoo with 92 acres of exhibits and public space in Seattle's Phinney Ridge neighborhood. Meet over a thousand animals, including the furry descendants of the zoo's famous Bobo gorilla.
Hiram M. Chittenden Locks
Located in Seattle's charming Ballard neighborhood, the locks connecting Lake Washington and the Puget Sound are more than just a cool nautical attraction. On-site exhibits feature historic displays, and the Carl S. English, Jr. Botanical Gardens. Bring a picnic lunch and watch ships slip in and out.