Destination guide

Culturally rich Steilacoom will entice you

Take a holiday to Steilacoom and enjoy the area's culture, history and museums. This city has something for everyone. Museum of Glass and Tacoma Dome are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Steilacoom

Are you searching for attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Steilacoom a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Puyallup Fairgrounds (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Chambers Bay Golf Course (2.6 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Stina's Cellars (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Home Course Golf Course (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Eagles Pride Golf Course (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Steilacoom

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Steilacoom is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lakewold Gardens (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Titlow Park (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Tacoma Nature Center (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually National Wildlife Area (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Wright Park (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • W.W. Seymour Botanical Conservatory (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Steilacoom

Fly into Olympia, WA (OLM-Olympia Regional), the closest airport, located 19.7 mi (31.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Seattle, WA (SEA-Seattle - Tacoma Intl.), which is 23.6 mi (38 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Steilacoom?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 191 holiday lettings around Steilacoom. From 42 flats & apartments to 105 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent a water-view property in Steilacoom?

Everybody need a retreat sometimes. When the crazy pace of life starts taking a toll, forget your stress and spend some time by the water. HomeAway has no less than 42 waterfront holiday rentals in this destination. After a different holiday vibe? See if any of our other properties take your fancy. Our options here include:

  • 23 beachfront holiday accommodation options.
  • 23 mountain-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 21 shore-front holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Steilacoom?

If you're seeking a home away from home for your holiday, renting a whole house is a fantastic idea. You and the gang will have plenty of space for all your getaway activities. There are 110 houses currently available on HomeAway. Prices start at £35 per night. If that doesn't agree with your squad's taste, we've got a number of other self-catering accommodation options to select from, such as:

  • Condo: 20 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £69 per night.
  • Apartment: 19 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £61 per night.
  • Hotel: 17 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £66 per night.

Can I stay in Steilacoom in a large group?

It can be tough finding time to meet up with your relatives and friends. A group getaway is the perfect opportunity to get together. If you were hoping to stay together, HomeAway has places to suit. House holiday rentals are the top choice here for large groups of travellers. Our worldwide database currently has 29 available. The holiday properties that can cater to large groups in the area include:

  • If yours is a crew of 6, we have 46 properties perfect for that size. Stay a night for as little as £35.
  • After a holiday property for 5 people? We have 20 that will suit. The starting price is £68 a night.
  • Planning a trip away with a group of 10? We've got 16 properties for rent that fit the bill. Prices start from £256 per night.

So don't fear! When you book with us you'll be able to bring your dad, your grandpa and all your buddies to Steilacoom.

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Steilacoom?

Friends are the family we choose for ourselves. Rejuvenate the bonds with those who truly matter and organise an economical getaway with HomeAway. South Tacoma is heaven for bargain hunters. And with 28 HomeAway holiday rentals at an average price of £87 a night, it isn't difficult to see why. There are another 5 HomeAway holiday rentals waiting to be booked in or around South End. The average price in this area is £103 per night.