Destination guide

The charming city of Carnation awaits you

Enjoy the history and other features of Carnation. Well known for its restaurants, golfing and university setting, this romantic city won't disappoint. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Carnation

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Carnation a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Carnation Golf Course (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Snoqualmie Falls Golf Course (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Jerry Baker Memorial Velodrome (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Mount Si Golf Course (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Bellevue Crossroads Par 3 Golf Course (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Cougar Mountain Zoo (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Carnation

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Carnation. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Tolt MacDonald Park (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Duthie Hill Park (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Pine Lake Park (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Snoqualmie Falls (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Idylwood Park (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Marymoor Park (10 mi / 16 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Carnation

Fly into Kenmore, WA (KEH-Kenmore Air Harbor), the closest airport, located 18 mi (29 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Renton, WA (RNT-Renton Municipal), which is 19 mi (30.7 km) away.

Where to stay around Carnation?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 199 vacation rentals near Carnation. From 137 Houses to 24 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Carnation for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Carnation?

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 Carnation:

  • Columbia City: 578 vacation rentals
  • Northwest Bellevue: 25 vacation rentals
  • Seward Park: 971 vacation rentals
  • Northeast Bellevue: 19 vacation rentals
  • Inglewood-Finn Hill: 23 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Carnation?

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

  • Carnation Golf Course: 1,206 vacation rentals
  • Lake Sammamish State Park: 2,231 vacation rentals
  • Snoqualmie Falls: 292 vacation rentals
  • Pine Lake Park: 2,191 vacation rentals
  • Chateau Ste. Michelle: 2,317 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Carnation listed on HomeAway 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 Houses in Carnation?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 137 Houses in Carnation. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Carnation include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 24 rentals available
  • Cabins: 7 rentals available
  • Cottages: 7 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Carnation?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 9 vacation rentals with pool available in Carnation. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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