Destination guide

The lively city of SoDo awaits you

The area's live music and theater scene are just a few of the reasons to vacation in SoDo. Well known for its sporting events, university setting and local tours, this romantic city won't disappoint. Take in top local attractions like Safeco Field and CenturyLink Field. 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.


Activities and attractions in and around SoDo

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes SoDo a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Space Needle (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Seattle Great Wheel (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Woodland Park Zoo (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Seattle Pinball Museum (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Sky View Observatory (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Market Theater Gum Wall (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in SoDo

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, SoDo is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hing Hay Park (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Waterfall Garden Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Danny Woo Community Garden (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Kobe Terrace (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Waterfront Park (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Jimi Hendrix Park (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around SoDo

The nearest airport is in Seattle, WA (LKE-Lake Union), located 2.9 mi (4.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Seattle, WA (BFI-Boeing Field), which is 3.6 mi (5.8 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, the main station serving the city is Seattle King Street Station. You can see more of SoDo by jumping on the metro at SODO Station, Stadium Station or International District-Chinatown Station.

How many vacation rentals are available around SoDo?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 1,046 house rentals around SoDo. From 453 Houses to 399 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around SoDo is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in SoDo?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in SoDo. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Seattle Waterfront: 261 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 301 vacation rentals
  • North Beacon Hill: 40 vacation rentals
  • Belltown: 295 vacation rentals
  • Bellevue: 1,217 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in SoDo! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in SoDo?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in SoDo:

  • Bellevue: 1,217 rentals
  • Tacoma: 415 rentals
  • Redmond: 1,242 rentals
  • Woodinville: 1,371 rentals
  • Poulsbo: 864 rentals

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

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when travelling by plane to SoDo?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of lodging choices in SoDo are:

  • Kenmore Air Harbor Seaplane Base (LKE): 1,619 home rentals
  • Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEA): 1,642 home rentals
  • Kenmore Air Harbor Inc Seaplane Base (KEH): 1,565 home rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holiday in SoDo?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in SoDo. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Seattle Center: 756 vacation homes
  • Safeco Field: 522 vacation homes
  • Woodland Park Zoo: 686 vacation homes
  • Seattle Aquarium: 609 vacation homes
  • Lake Sammamish State Park: 1,383 vacation homes

But there are many other points of interest around SoDo listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

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