Destination guide

Why people love visiting tranquil Sammamish

The lake and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Sammamish. This relaxing city allures visitors with its basketball games and boating. Nordstrom and Pike Place Market are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. 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 Sammamish

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Sammamish a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Space Needle (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Seattle Great Wheel (14.1 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Woodland Park Zoo (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Cougar Mountain Zoo (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Bellevue Crossroads Par 3 Golf Course (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Jerry Baker Memorial Velodrome (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Sammamish

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

  • Pine Lake Park (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Duthie Hill Park (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Lake Sammamish State Park (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Idylwood Park (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Marymoor Park (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Kelsey Creek Farm (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Sammamish

The nearest airport is in Renton, WA (RNT-Renton Municipal), located 11.6 mi (18.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Seattle, WA (BFI-Boeing Field), which is 13.2 mi (21.3 km) away.

Where to stay around Sammamish?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 994 vacation rentals near Sammamish. From 342 Houses to 512 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 Sammamish for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Sammamish:

  • Inglewood: 17 vacation rentals
  • Seattle Waterfront: 620 vacation rentals
  • Three Tree Point: 20 vacation rentals
  • Northwest Bellevue: 24 vacation rentals
  • Inglewood-Finn Hill: 20 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 Sammamish?

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

  • Pine Lake Park: 2,035 vacation rentals
  • Sahalee Country Club: 2,048 vacation rentals
  • Seattle Center: 1,457 vacation rentals
  • University of Washington: 1,331 vacation rentals
  • Lake Sammamish State Park: 2,053 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 342 Houses in Sammamish. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Sammamish include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 512 rentals available
  • Cottages: 24 rentals available
  • Cabins: 24 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Sammamish?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 75 vacation rentals with pool available in Sammamish. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.