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The Edgewater is just minutes away from world famous Seattle attractions.

The Seattle Space Needle

Because the Edgewater Hotel is located in the heart of Seattle’s picturesque waterfront on Pier 67, you’ll be within walking distance of some of the city’s very favorite places, like the Seattle Space Needle. Take a trip up the Seattle Space Needle It's a breeze to get to the Space Needle, in the heart of the city. The Space Needle has convenient valet parking where you can leave your car and spend the day at the Seattle Center.

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Pike Place Market

Seattle’s original farmers market, established in 1907. The Market has a “Meet the Producer” tradition, 363 days a year. In addition to the actual market part of the Market, there are restaurants and shopping as well!

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Going to this year's Seattle arts and music festival? The Edgewater Hotel is a quick 15 minute walk from the Seattle Center, host to the annual Bumbershoot festival.

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Pioneer Square

Pioneer Square, once considered the heart of Seattle, is located just north of SoDo, west of the International District and adjacent to Elliot Bay and was the original home of Seattle's founding settlers. Most of Pioneer Square's original wooden structures were destroyed in the Great Seattle Fire of 1889 to be replaced with brick structures. Today, Pioneer Square is the home of a vibrant art and culinary scene comprised of many galleries, bars, cafes, eateries and eclectic shops.


University of Washington Campus

Founded in 1861, the University of Washington is one of the oldest state-supported institutions of higher education on the West Coast and is one of the preeminent research universities in the world. The UW educates a diverse student body to become responsible global citizens and future leaders through a challenging learning environment informed by cutting-edge scholarship.


Victoria Clipper

The Victoria Clipper is located next door to The Edgewater and offers day trips to popular destinations. Choose from a variety of Clipper trips to the San Juan Islands, Portland, Oregon, whale watching cruises or trips to Canada, including Vancouver and Victoria.


Seattle Aquarium

The Seattle Aquarium is one of the largest aquariums in the U.S. and one of the top places to visit in the Puget Sound region. Since 1977, the Seattle Aquarium has pleased locals and visitors alike with the variety of aquatic life on view. In 2007 the Aquarium expanded, adding an impressive 120,000-gallon exhibition tank among other fun add-ons. The region’s premier resource for hands-on marine experiences and conservation education, the Seattle Aquarium offers fun, exciting ways to discover more about the amazing Puget Sound and our world’s one big ocean.


Argosy Cruises

Experience Seattle from the water, the best way to see all of the city, and the surrounding islands. They say the only thing better than having a boat is having a friend with a boat. And for over 60 years Argosy has been proud to be Seattle’s “friend with a boat”, showing locals and visitors a side of Seattle they rarely get to see.

Located 0.8 miles from the hotel.


The Museum of Pop Culture

A hands-on musical “Experience” for all ages, the MoPOP is a must visit for the musically inclined. The exhibits are varied, many are interactive, and the collection of Jimi Hendrix memorabilia is an “Experience” second to none. From the website: MoPOP is a one-of-a-kind music museum combining interactive and interpretive exhibits to tell the story of the creative, innovative and rebellious expression that defines American popular music. Featuring a world-class collection of artifacts, unique architecture by Frank O. Gehry, state-of-the-art technology, and exciting interactive presentations, MoPOP will encourage visitors of all ages and backgrounds to experience the power and joy of music in its many forms.


Seattle Great Wheel

The Seattle Great Wheel is a giant Ferris wheel at Pier 57 on Elliott Bay in Seattle, Washington. With an overall height of 175 feet, it was the tallest Ferris wheel on the West Coast of the United States when it opened on June 29, 2012. The wheel extends nearly 40 feet beyond the end of the pier, over Elliott Bay. Hal Griffith had wanted to build a Ferris wheel in Seattle for at least 30 years. In 2011, he opted to build it on his own pier, Pier 57; it was completed in less than a year! The Seattle Great Wheel is open year round.

Located 0.8 miles from the hotel.


Ride the Ducks Seattle

Tour Seattle by land and water on a WWII amphibious landing craft! It’s a party on wheels that floats!


Seattle Underground Tour

A leisurely, guided walking tour beneath Seattle’s sidewalks and streets. As you roam the subterranean passages that once were the main roadways and first-floor storefronts of old downtown Seattle, guides regale you with the stories Seattle pioneers didn’t want you to hear. It’s history with a twist!


Kerry Park

Kerry Park is a 1.26 acres park on the south slope of Queen Anne Hill in Seattle, located at the corner of 2nd Avenue W. and W. Highland Drive. According to a plaque on a wall in the park, "Kerry Park was given to the City in 1927 by Mr. and Mrs. Albert Sperry Kerry, Sr., so that all who stop here may enjoy this view." The view includes downtown Seattle, Elliott Bay, the West Seattle peninsula, Bainbridge Island, Mount Rainier and the iconic red E of The Edgewater.

The park was one of the many stops on the finale episode of the third season of Amazing Race. The park was also featured as the opening scene in the 1999 film 10 Things I Hate About You. In addition, Kerry Park is featured on the cover of the album Words Run As Thick As Blood by Seattle hardcore band Brotherhood.

Dimitriou Jazz Alley

The family-owned and operated bistro attracted a vibrant array of musicians and clientele when it first opened in 1979. Dimitriou's Jazz Alley night club has been remodeled three times since moving to its larger, current location at 6th and Lenora, and offers an exciting mix of dining, live music and performances. The nightclub also offers a unique and intimate atmosphere where all seats are located within 50 feet of the stage.

Kenmore Air Flightseeing

As a family-run Seattle seaplane airline with a warm and effortless approach to hospitality, Kenmore Air is dedicated to creating memorable experiences for travelers. From flying to the San Juan Islands and Victoria BC, Kenmore Air brings the fun back to flying.


Seattle Waterfront

Looking out over Elliot Bay, West Seattle and the Puget Sound, the Seattle Waterfront is a unique location. It is an exciting place to explore, with souvenir shops, restaurants, bars, tourist attractions, galleries, the Seattle Aquarium and more. Additionally, a multi-year program is underway to expand, renovate and upgrade Waterfront Seattle to create a “Waterfront for All”. Experience the Seattle waterfront today and come back yearly to see the updates!

Wings Over Washington

Take an aerial adventure above Washington state with Wings Over Washington’s state-of-the-art theater which uses 5K cameras, innovative art laser projection, drones for image capture and so much more. Once strapped into your theater seat, you’ll experience an amazing journey as you are swept into flight across the state of Washington. With amazing sights including the Olympic National Forest, Mt. Rainier, the San Juan Islands, the Cascades, Snoqualmie Falls the Walla Walla Valley Balloon Stampede, you’ll be in awe from the moment you “take off” to the moment you “land”.

Located 0.8 miles from the hotel.

Copperworks Distilling Company

Copperworks Distilling Company produces an American single malt whiskey in their craft distillery. Also home to a tasting room and retail store located in the heart of Seattle’s downtown waterfront, Copperworks is known for producing spirits distilled from premium malted barley, primarily grown in Washington State. Copperworks currently offers gin, vodka and their all-malt whiskey which is aged in charred, new American oak barrels.

Located 0.7 miles from the hotel.

Ferry Terminal (Bainbridge/ Bremerton only)

With 10 routes, 20 terminals and 22 ferries, the Washington State Ferries is the largest ferry system in the United States. The ferries serve eight counties within Washington and the Province of British Columbia in Canada. Take a drive up to Anacortes and then a ferry to British Columbia for the day, and experience Washington life at its finest!

Located 1.2 miles from the hotel.

Myrtle Edwards Park

Myrtle Edwards Park, which runs along Elliott Bay and offering amazing views of the Olympic Mountains and Puget Sound, offers a 1.25-mile winding bike and pedestrian paths along. The park is easy to access from downtown and has connections to bike paths to Magnolia.

Located 1.1 miles from the hotel.

Olympic Sculpture Park

Located on an industrial site at the water's edge, The Olympic Sculpture Park transforms nine-acres into a vibrant green space for art. A unique landscape for art forming an uninterrupted Z-shaped “green” platform which descends 40 feet from the city to the water, the sculpture park capitalizes on views of the skyline and Elliot. The waterfront park gives Seattle residents and visitors the opportunity to experience a variety of sculpture in an outdoor setting. The park also features an exhibition pavilion with performances and educational programming.

Located 0.4 miles from the hotel.

Seattle Water Taxi

For a scenic trip to Vashon Island or West Seattle, take a water taxi. With great service and low prices, the taxi is a pedestrian only boat that ferries people from downtown Seattle to West Seattle or Vashon Island.

Located 1.1 miles from the hotel.