Best ships in Seattle

Check out the top ships in Seattle, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Gas Works Park
1. Gas Works Park
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167 local reviews
2101 North Northlake Way, Seattle
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+1 206-684-4075
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Heidi
Great spot to take pictures of the city skyline, enjoy 4th of July fireworks, take in the Carol ships in Nov/D…
Bryan & Mark
Huge walking path from ship canal to Ballard Locks. Large park space for kids of all ages to play in.
Jane
This small park used to be a gas plant, and you can see the artfully rusted guts of the former gas works. But …
1. Gas Works Park
1. Gas Works Park
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167 local reviews
2101 North Northlake Way, Seattle
Open now
+1 206-684-4075
Heidi
Heidi
Great spot to take pictures of the city skyline, enjoy 4th of July fireworks, take in the Carol ships in Nov/Dec or to thru up a kite!
Bryan & Mark
Bryan & Mark
Huge walking path from ship canal to Ballard Locks. Large park space for kids of all ages to play in.
Jane
Jane
This small park used to be a gas plant, and you can see the artfully rusted guts of the former gas works. But it's also on the north end of …
2. Fremont
2. Fremont
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34 local reviews
Fremont, Seattle
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Bryan
One of my favorite go-tos for a day or night out. Beautifully situated along the Lake WA Ship Canal, this arts…
Christy
Neighborhood just north of the ship canal, park and walk.
Barbara
Great Sunday Market with lots of fresh produce, flowers and crafts.
2. Fremont
2. Fremont
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34 local reviews
Fremont, Seattle
Bryan
Bryan
One of my favorite go-tos for a day or night out. Beautifully situated along the Lake WA Ship Canal, this artsy neighborhood has plenty to o…
Christy
Christy
Neighborhood just north of the ship canal, park and walk.
Barbara
Barbara
Great Sunday Market with lots of fresh produce, flowers and crafts.
3. Discovery Park
3. Discovery Park
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181 local reviews
3801 Discovery Park Boulevard, Seattle
Open now
+1 206-386-4236
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Drew
Watch ferries and/or cruise ships sail past...walk along the water...evening sunsets...and a hike this good wi…
Kiwi
Start at the top of the park, high on the cliffs, trees below, ships drifting lazily down the water in the dis…
Siena
Escape urban life just a short distance from downtown in Discovery Park's 534 acres, including hiking trails, …
3. Discovery Park
3. Discovery Park
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181 local reviews
3801 Discovery Park Boulevard, Seattle
Open now
+1 206-386-4236
Drew
Drew
Watch ferries and/or cruise ships sail past...walk along the water...evening sunsets...and a hike this good within 10 minutes drive of my ho…
Kiwi
Kiwi
Start at the top of the park, high on the cliffs, trees below, ships drifting lazily down the water in the distance, watch the fog drift dra…
Siena
Siena
Escape urban life just a short distance from downtown in Discovery Park's 534 acres, including hiking trails, protected beaches and breathta…
4. Theo Chocolate
4. Theo Chocolate
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64 local reviews
3400 Phinney Avenue North, Seattle
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+1 206-632-5100
FoodStorePoint of interest
Kathy
Great chocolate factory in Fremont - a great Seattle neighborhood. On the ship canal.
Krisanne
I love Theo Chocolate Factory. Tours are $10 and must be booked in advance. No children under 7 are allowed …
Hal
Seattle's famous all organic, fair trade chocolate company. There are tours of all thier cool industrial age …
4. Theo Chocolate
4. Theo Chocolate
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64 local reviews
3400 Phinney Avenue North, Seattle
Open now
+1 206-632-5100
Kathy
Kathy
Great chocolate factory in Fremont - a great Seattle neighborhood. On the ship canal.
Krisanne
Krisanne
I love Theo Chocolate Factory. Tours are $10 and must be booked in advance. No children under 7 are allowed on tours. It is in Fremont, w…
Hal
Hal
Seattle's famous all organic, fair trade chocolate company. There are tours of all thier cool industrial age equipment brought over from Eu…
5. Golden Gardens Park
5. Golden Gardens Park
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172 local reviews
8498 Seaview Place Northwest, Seattle
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+1 206-684-4075
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Carla and Kirk
Great biking destination. Wonderful west views of Sound and Olympics, sailboats, kitesurfing, and occasional s…
alex
Very popular beach and park in the summertime. Great views of Puget Sound, sunsets, ferries and large ships p…
Darrell
Wonderful saltwater beach and park. #1 park in all of Seattle!
5. Golden Gardens Park
5. Golden Gardens Park
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172 local reviews
8498 Seaview Place Northwest, Seattle
Open now
+1 206-684-4075
Carla and Kirk
Carla and Kirk
Great biking destination. Wonderful west views of Sound and Olympics, sailboats, kitesurfing, and occasional ships. Pond attracts birdlife y…
alex
alex
Very popular beach and park in the summertime. Great views of Puget Sound, sunsets, ferries and large ships passing by. Great place for fam…
Darrell
Darrell
Wonderful saltwater beach and park. #1 park in all of Seattle!
6. Ballard (Hiram M. Chittenden) Locks
6. Ballard (Hiram M. Chittenden) Locks
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183 local reviews
3015 Northwest 54th Street, Seattle
Open now
+1 206-780-2500
Travel agencyParkPoint of interest
Virginia
The Locks are a Seattle Icon, National Historic Site and a top tourist site attracting over 1.3 million visito…
Shawn
Watch the boats go through the locks, see the visiter center, relax on the lawn, walk the gardens, and see the…
Bill N Rose
100 years ago, The Locks and Ship Canal were built by Seattle and the Corps of Engineers as a commercial navig…
6. Ballard (Hiram M. Chittenden) Locks
6. Ballard (Hiram M. Chittenden) Locks
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183 local reviews
3015 Northwest 54th Street, Seattle
Open now
+1 206-780-2500
Virginia
Virginia
The Locks are a Seattle Icon, National Historic Site and a top tourist site attracting over 1.3 million visitors/yr. The Grounds are open fr…
Shawn
Shawn
Watch the boats go through the locks, see the visiter center, relax on the lawn, walk the gardens, and see the fish ladder when the salmon a…
Bill N Rose
Bill N Rose
100 years ago, The Locks and Ship Canal were built by Seattle and the Corps of Engineers as a commercial navigation route to develop the Cit…
7. REI
7. REI
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16 local reviews
222 Yale Avenue North, Seattle
Open now
+1 206-223-1944
Bicycle storeShoe storeClothing store
Claire
REI the outdoor retailer's flag ship store. Great campus, demo bikes on site, they have a climbing wall - go t…
Kate
If you love adventuring in the outdoors, this is the REI flagship store - even cooler than the Denver location…
Hannah
REI's flagship store has a climbing wall, mountain bike trail, and all the outdoor gear you could ever dream o…
7. REI
7. REI
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16 local reviews
222 Yale Avenue North, Seattle
Open now
+1 206-223-1944
Claire
Claire
REI the outdoor retailer's flag ship store. Great campus, demo bikes on site, they have a climbing wall - go take a climbing intro class! Gr…
Kate
Kate
If you love adventuring in the outdoors, this is the REI flagship store - even cooler than the Denver location (if you have been there).
Hannah
Hannah
REI's flagship store has a climbing wall, mountain bike trail, and all the outdoor gear you could ever dream of! The employees are friendly…
8. Pike Place Market
8. Pike Place Market
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357 local reviews
Pike Place Market, Seattle
NeighborhoodPolitical
Doug and Joyce
Great place to watch the sunset, grab some good seafood, produce or flowers, buy jewelry or a souvenir. It's …
Shannon
The iconic Pike Place Market. Farmers set up early in the morning and usually close by 5/6pm. Here you will al…
Adam
Buy some fish and fresh veggies / sides here and bring them home to grill. Or, ship some fresh fish home! Ch…
8. Pike Place Market
8. Pike Place Market
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357 local reviews
Pike Place Market, Seattle
Doug and Joyce
Doug and Joyce
Great place to watch the sunset, grab some good seafood, produce or flowers, buy jewelry or a souvenir. It's often crowded during cruise sh…
Shannon
Shannon
The iconic Pike Place Market. Farmers set up early in the morning and usually close by 5/6pm. Here you will also find the popular French Bak…
Adam
Adam
Buy some fish and fresh veggies / sides here and bring them home to grill. Or, ship some fresh fish home! Check out the "gum wall." Recen…
9. Seattle Public Library-Central Library
9. Seattle Public Library-Central Library
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40 local reviews
1000 4th Avenue, Seattle
Open now
+1 206-386-4636
LibraryPoint of interestEstablishment
Tom
Seattle's downtown flagship library is an architectural wonder. Designed by architect Rem Koolhaas, the librar…
Christopher & Malissa
The Seattle Public Library is the flagship library of the Seattle Public Library system. Stunning architecture…
ping
The Seattle Public Library's Central Library is the flagship library of The Seattle Public Library system. The…
9. Seattle Public Library-Central Library
9. Seattle Public Library-Central Library
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40 local reviews
1000 4th Avenue, Seattle
Open now
+1 206-386-4636
Tom
Tom
Seattle's downtown flagship library is an architectural wonder. Designed by architect Rem Koolhaas, the library is an airy space made of ste…
Christopher & Malissa
Christopher & Malissa
The Seattle Public Library is the flagship library of the Seattle Public Library system. Stunning architecture and a must stop and explore.
ping
ping
The Seattle Public Library's Central Library is the flagship library of The Seattle Public Library system. The 11-story glass and steel buil…
10. Nordstrom Downtown Seattle
10. Nordstrom Downtown Seattle
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26 local reviews
Department storeShoe storeClothing store
Lynn
It started in Seattle in 1901 with shoes and look how they've grown. Check out the Nordstrom flagship store (c…
Paj & Mickey
This is the flagship Nordstrom downtown store, very close to the Headquarter building itself! A great shopping…
John
It started in Seattle in 1901 with shoes and look how they've grown. Check out the Nordstrom flagship store (c…
10. Nordstrom Downtown Seattle
10. Nordstrom Downtown Seattle
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26 local reviews
Lynn
Lynn
It started in Seattle in 1901 with shoes and look how they've grown. Check out the Nordstrom flagship store (currently experiencing a major …
Paj & Mickey
Paj & Mickey
This is the flagship Nordstrom downtown store, very close to the Headquarter building itself! A great shopping and fashion experience from S…
John
John
It started in Seattle in 1901 with shoes and look how they've grown. Check out the Nordstrom flagship store (currently experiencing a major …
11. Westlake Center
11. Westlake Center
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16 local reviews
400 Pine Street, Seattle
Open now
+1 206-467-1600
Shopping mallPoint of interestEstablishment
Pam
Flagship Nordstrom and much more!!!!
Corey
The Westlake area of downtown is the best place to shop in Seattle. You can take the light rail here from Beac…
Seattle Oasis
Light rail station to and from Seatac airport. Westlake Center is also the heart of downtown Seattle's shoppin…
11. Westlake Center
11. Westlake Center
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16 local reviews
400 Pine Street, Seattle
Open now
+1 206-467-1600
Pam
Pam
Flagship Nordstrom and much more!!!!
Corey
Corey
The Westlake area of downtown is the best place to shop in Seattle. You can take the light rail here from Beacon Hill, just get off at Westl…
Seattle Oasis
Seattle Oasis
Light rail station to and from Seatac airport. Westlake Center is also the heart of downtown Seattle's shopping district.
12. Ezell's Famous Chicken
12. Ezell's Famous Chicken
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36 local reviews
501 23rd Avenue, Seattle
Open now
+1 206-324-4141
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Paul
Oprah's favorite fried chicken -- she ships it to Chicago -- it'sTHAT good! 5 blocks away.
Rachel
It is indeed famous - Oprah has it shipped to her from Seattle to Chicago.
Akiko
Best fried chicken, hands down. Oprah's favorite fried chicken spot.
12. Ezell's Famous Chicken
12. Ezell's Famous Chicken
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36 local reviews
501 23rd Avenue, Seattle
Open now
+1 206-324-4141
Paul
Paul
Oprah's favorite fried chicken -- she ships it to Chicago -- it'sTHAT good! 5 blocks away.
Rachel
Rachel
It is indeed famous - Oprah has it shipped to her from Seattle to Chicago.
Akiko
Akiko
Best fried chicken, hands down. Oprah's favorite fried chicken spot.