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.

Where to stay around SoDo, US?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 2,002 vacation rentals near SoDo. From 615 house rentals to 1,080 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near SoDo for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

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 Vrbo travelers, the top most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Bainbridge Island: 522 vacation rentals
  • Tacoma: 441 vacation rentals
  • Seattle Waterfront: 833 vacation rentals
  • Fremont: 330 vacation rentals
  • Vashon Island: 1,680 vacation rentals

And Vrbo 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 traveling 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:

  • Bainbridge Island: 522 rentals
  • Tacoma: 441 rentals
  • Vashon Island: 1,680 rentals
  • Bellevue: 2,108 rentals
  • Gig Harbor: 445 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 traveling 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 vacation rentals in SoDo are:

  • Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEA): 2,556 vacation rentals
  • Kenmore Air Harbor Seaplane Base (LKE): 2,518 vacation rentals
  • Boeing Field King Co International Airport (BFI): 2,563 vacation 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 holidays in SoDo?

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

  • Seattle Center: 1,637 rentals
  • Lake Sammamish State Park: 2,278 rentals
  • Seattle Cruise Ship Terminal 91: 1,345 rentals
  • University of Washington: 1,501 rentals
  • Safeco Field: 1,277 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around SoDo listed on Vrbo 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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