Destination guide

The lively area of First Hill awaits your stay

Take a vacation to First Hill and enjoy the area's cathedral, live music and art galleries. Well-liked for its architecture, monuments and university setting, this city is both cosmopolitan and romantic. Nordstrom and Pike Place Market are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around First Hill

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes First Hill a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Space Needle (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Seattle Great Wheel (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Woodland Park Zoo (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Sky View Observatory (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Game Works (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Seattle Pinball Museum (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of First Hill

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, First Hill is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Freeway Park (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Cal Anderson Park (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Kobe Terrace (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Danny Woo Community Garden (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Waterfall Garden Park (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Hing Hay Park (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)

Transportation options to and around First Hill

Fly into Seattle, WA (LKE-Lake Union), the closest airport, located 1.4 mi (2.3 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 (BFI-Boeing Field), which is 5 mi (8.1 km) away.

Where to stay around First Hill?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 782 holiday lettings near First Hill. From 25 Houses to 719 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near First Hill is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to First Hill?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in First Hill:

  • Fremont: 340 holiday homes
  • Mann: 133 holiday homes
  • Wallingford: 292 holiday homes
  • Sunset Hill: 54 holiday homes
  • East Queen Anne: 177 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

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

  • Virginia Mason Medical Center: 2,562 holiday lettings
  • Scriber Lake Park: 2,524 holiday lettings
  • University of Washington: 1,531 holiday lettings
  • Seattle Pacific University: 2,613 holiday lettings
  • Seattle University: 1,560 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around First Hill 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 First Hill?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 25 Houses in First Hill. Our other popular types of First Hill holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 719 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 587 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in First Hill?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 146 holiday homes with pool available in First Hill. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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