Destination guide

The waterfront setting of Port Orchard is ready to explore

Enjoy the festivals and other features of Port Orchard. Renowned for its gardens, restaurants and boating, this city welcomes all visitors. Pike Place Market and Space Needle are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Port Orchard

Do you want to discover attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Port Orchard a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Space Needle (17.4 mi / 28 km)
  • Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Seattle Great Wheel (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
  • Woodland Park Zoo (19.2 mi / 30.9 km)
  • McCormick Woods (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Gold Mountain Golf Club (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Port Orchard

If you're planning a vacation around the weather, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 76°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Port Orchard

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Port Orchard is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Harborside Fountain Park (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Evergreen Rotary Park (6.4 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Manette Park and Playfield (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Illahee State Park (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Manchester State Park (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Blake Island (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Port Orchard

Fly into Seattle, WA (SEA-Seattle - Tacoma Intl.), the closest airport, located 17.1 mi (27.4 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Seattle, WA (BFI-Boeing Field), which is 17.1 mi (27.6 km) away.

Where to stay around Port Orchard?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 20 vacation rentals near Port Orchard. From 12 Houses to 5 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Port Orchard for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Port Orchard?

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 Port Orchard:

  • Seattle Waterfront: 832 vacation rentals
  • Fremont: 330 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 872 vacation rentals
  • West Seattle: 1,477 vacation rentals
  • Ballard: 777 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 Port Orchard?

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

  • McCormick Woods: 1,904 vacation rentals
  • Horseshoe Lake Golf Course: 872 vacation rentals
  • Manchester State Park: 2,456 vacation rentals
  • Sidney Museum: 2,292 vacation rentals
  • Log Cabin Museum: 2,320 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Port Orchard 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 Port Orchard?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 12 Houses in Port Orchard. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Port Orchard include:

  • Cabins: 5 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 2 rentals available
  • Cottages: 5 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 internet/wifi in Port Orchard?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 17 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Port Orchard. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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