Destination guide

Why people love visiting charming Purdy

The beaches and lake provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Purdy. Well known for its camping, boating and bird watching, this romantic city won't disappoint. Museum of Glass and Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Purdy

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Purdy a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Horseshoe Lake Golf Course (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Performance Golf Center (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • McCormick Woods (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Palouse Winery (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Gold Mountain Golf Club (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Purdy

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Purdy. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • McCormick Forest Park (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Crescent Creek Park (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Skansie Brothers Park (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Grandview Forest Park (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Kopachuck State Park (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Point Defiance Park (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Purdy

Fly into Seattle, WA (SEA-Seattle - Tacoma Intl.), the closest airport, located 14.3 mi (23 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Seattle, WA (BFI-Boeing Field), which is 17.1 mi (27.5 km) away.

Where to stay around Purdy?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 166 vacation rentals near Purdy. From 108 Houses to 11 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 Purdy for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Purdy:

  • Seattle Waterfront: 871 vacation rentals
  • Fremont: 352 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 912 vacation rentals
  • West Seattle: 1,561 vacation rentals
  • Ballard: 837 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 Purdy?

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

  • Seattle Cruise Ship Terminal 91: 1,434 vacation rentals
  • Tacoma Dome: 86 vacation rentals
  • Point Robinson Lighthouse: 2,285 vacation rentals
  • Dash Point State Park: 860 vacation rentals
  • Islandwood: 2,554 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Purdy 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 Purdy?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 108 Houses in Purdy. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Purdy include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 11 rentals available
  • Cabins: 21 rentals available
  • Cottages: 21 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 Purdy?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 8 vacation rentals with pool available in Purdy. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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