Destination guide

Why people love visiting arty Olympia

Enjoy the art galleries and other features of Olympia. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the restaurants, shopping and bars. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Olympia

Do you want to find top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Olympia a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Walter Dacon Winery (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Stottle Winery Tasting Room (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually National Wildlife Area (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Eagles Pride Golf Course (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • Home Course Golf Course (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Chambers Bay Golf Course (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Olympia

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Olympia is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Priest Point Park (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Yauger Park (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Percival Landing (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Woodard Bay Natural Resources Conservation Area (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Tumwater Falls Park (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • LBA Park (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Olympia

Fly into Olympia, WA (OLM-Olympia Regional), the closest airport, located 8.2 mi (13.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Seattle, WA (SEA-Seattle - Tacoma Intl.), which is 38.3 mi (61.6 km) away.

Where to stay around Olympia?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 174 holiday lettings near Olympia. From 108 Houses to 38 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Olympia for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Olympia?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Olympia. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • East Bay Public Plaza: 197 holiday lettings
  • Hands On Children's Museum: 184 holiday lettings
  • State Theater: 187 holiday lettings
  • LBA Park: 188 holiday lettings
  • Washington State Capitol: 181 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Olympia listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Olympia?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 108 Houses in Olympia. Our other popular types of Olympia holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 38 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 38 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 38 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Olympia?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 18 holiday homes with pool available in Olympia. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.