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Notable events + summer attractions nearby

Exciting Seattle Summer Activities + Events

Enjoy Summer in Seattle From Our Hotel

Experience the vibrant summer season in Seattle while enjoying a luxurious stay at the Kimpton Palladian Hotel. Ideally located in the heart of the city, the hotel offers easy access to Seattle's top attractions and activities, perfect for those sunny days. Just steps away, you can explore the iconic Pike Place Market, unwind at the scenic waterfront, or attend a live music event. There are plenty of things to do nearby.

The Kimpton Palladian provides not only comfort but also convenience, making it the ideal base for both relaxation and adventure. Enjoy your summer days soaking up Seattle's culture and natural beauty, and return each evening to the stylish and welcoming ambiance of the Kimpton Palladian Hotel. Whether you're looking to shop, dine, or simply explore, everything is within reach for a perfect Seattle summer experience.

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Sunset Cruises on the Salish Sea

Embark on a sunset sailing adventure in Seattle to witness the breathtaking vistas as the sun dips below the Olympic Mountains, casting a golden glow over Puget Sound. This serene experience offers a unique perspective of the city's skyline and tranquil waters, making it a must-do activity for both locals and visitors alike.

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Hot Tub Boats

Discover a uniquely Seattle experience with hot tub boat rentals, where you can relax in a warm, bubbling hot tub while cruising along the picturesque Lake Union. This delightful combination of leisure and sightseeing offers an unforgettable way to view the city’s skyline and floating homes from the comfort of your own private aquatic oasis.

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Golden Gardens Park

Golden Gardens Park in Seattle is a popular beachfront oasis known for its stunning views of Puget Sound and the Olympic Mountains. Visitors can enjoy sandy beaches, a network of walking trails, and ample picnic spots, perfect for a day of sunbathing, volleyball, or simply watching the sunset over the water.

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Center for Wooden Boats & Electric Boat Company

The Center for Wooden Boats in Seattle is nestled on the shores of Lake Union, this unique institution offers boat rentals, workshops, and the chance to sail on historic wooden boats, providing a direct connection to the region's nautical past.

While the Electric Boat Company in Seattle provides an eco-friendly way to enjoy the city's waterways with their fleet of quiet, electric boats. It's an ideal choice for those seeking a relaxing cruise around Lake Union, offering stunning views of the Seattle skyline.

Center for Wooden Boats

Electric Boat Company

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Paddle Boarding

Paddle boarding in Seattle offers a refreshing and active way to explore the city’s beautiful waterways, including the serene Lake Union and the expansive Puget Sound. Whether you're a beginner seeking calm waters or an experienced paddler looking for a bit of adventure, Seattle’s diverse aquatic landscapes provide the perfect backdrop for stand-up paddleboarding

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Discovery Park-Hiking

Discovery Park in Seattle is the city's largest green space, offering over 500 acres of stunning natural beauty with sweeping views of Puget Sound and the Olympic Mountains. This expansive park features a network of trails, sandy beaches, and lush forests, making it a prime destination for hiking, bird watching, and escaping the urban bustle.

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