Destination guide

Why people love visiting artsy Olympia

Enjoy the art galleries and other features of Olympia. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the restaurants, shopping and bars. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Olympia

Do you want to find top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Olympia a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Walter Dacon Winery (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Stottle Winery Tasting Room (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually National Wildlife Area (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Eagles Pride Golf Course (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • Home Course Golf Course (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Chambers Bay Golf Course (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Olympia

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Olympia is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Priest Point Park (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Yauger Park (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Percival Landing (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Woodard Bay Natural Resources Conservation Area (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Tumwater Falls Park (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • LBA Park (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
Transport

Transportation to and around Olympia

Fly into Olympia, WA (OLM-Olympia Regional), the closest airport, located 8.2 mi (13.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Seattle, WA (SEA-Seattle - Tacoma Intl.), which is 38.3 mi (61.6 km) away.

Where to stay around Olympia?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 183 holiday lettings near Olympia. From 112 Houses to 38 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Olympia for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Olympia?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Olympia. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Hands On Children's Museum: 190 holiday lettings
  • State Theater: 194 holiday lettings
  • LBA Park: 194 holiday lettings
  • Washington State Capitol: 189 holiday lettings
  • Olympia Farmers Market: 198 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Olympia listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Olympia?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 112 Houses in Olympia. Our other popular types of Olympia holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 38 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 38 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 38 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Condos/Apartments and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Olympia?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 19 holiday homes with pool available in Olympia. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.