Discover a selection of 379 vacation rentals in South Lake Union, Seattle that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including WiFi and parking. Prices start at $80 per night, and boats and condos are popular options for a stay in South Lake Union. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

Why people love visiting lively South Lake Union

Come and experience South Lake Union and its museums, live music and art galleries. Well-liked for its boating, shopping and lake, this city is both walkable and welcoming. Space Needle and Nordstrom are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. 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.


Sightseeing in and around South Lake Union

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes South Lake Union a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Space Needle (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Seattle Great Wheel (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Woodland Park Zoo (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Center for Wooden Boats (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Pacific Northwest Ballet (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Game Works (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of South Lake Union

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, South Lake Union is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lake Union Park (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Denny Park (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Cal Anderson Park (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Lake Union (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Olympic Sculpture Park (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Volunteer Park Conservatory (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around South Lake Union

The nearest airport is in Seattle, WA (LKE-Lake Union), located 0.2 mi (0.3 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 6.2 mi (10 km) away.

You can get around South Lake Union by jumping on the metro at Terry Av- Mercer St Station, Lake Union Park Station or Westlake Mercer St Station.

How many vacation rentals are available around South Lake Union, Seattle?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 379 vacation rentals around South Lake Union. From 3 boat rentals to 246 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to South Lake Union?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in South Lake Union:

  • Downtown Seattle: 273 vacation rentals
  • West Seattle: 604 vacation rentals
  • Queen Anne: 456 vacation rentals
  • Capitol Hill: 414 vacation rentals
  • Ballard: 379 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to South Lake Union?

Vrbo offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in South Lake Union. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Amazon Corporate Headquarters: 1,438 vacation rentals
  • Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center: 1,438 vacation rentals
  • The Center for Wooden Boats: 1,435 vacation rentals
  • Lake Union Park: 1,382 vacation rentals
  • Denny Park: 1,385 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Boats in South Lake Union?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 3 Boats in South Lake Union. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in South Lake Union include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 246 rentals available
  • Houses: 97 rentals available
  • Studios: 173 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in South Lake Union?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 93 vacation rentals with pool available in South Lake Union. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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