Destination guide

Delight in the waterfront landscape of Fox Island

The island views and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Fox Island. Renowned for its seafood restaurants, hiking and kayaking, this city welcomes all visitors. Museum of Glass and Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Fox Island

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Fox Island a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Puyallup Fairgrounds (16.6 mi / 26.8 km)
  • Performance Golf Center (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Chambers Bay Golf Course (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Stina's Cellars (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Foss Waterway Seaport (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Fox Island

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Fox Island. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Titlow Park (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Kopachuck State Park (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Grandview Forest Park (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Skansie Brothers Park (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Point Defiance Park (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • McCormick Forest Park (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Fox Island

Fly into Seattle, WA (SEA-Seattle - Tacoma Intl.), the closest airport, located 20.4 mi (32.8 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Olympia, WA (OLM-Olympia Regional), which is 23.1 mi (37.3 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Fox Island?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 721 holiday rentals around Fox Island. From 461 Houses to 89 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Fox Island is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Fox Island?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Fox Island:

  • West End: 31 holiday homes
  • North End: 56 holiday homes
  • Fauntleroy: 30 holiday homes
  • Three Tree Point: 19 holiday homes
  • Gatewood: 31 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

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

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Fox Island. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Sidney Museum: 2,353 holiday rentals
  • Vashon Maury Island Heritage Museum: 2,535 holiday rentals
  • Jarrell Cove State Park: 470 holiday rentals
  • University of Puget Sound: 658 holiday rentals
  • Des Moines Marina: 2,414 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Fox Island listed on Stayz 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 Fox Island?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 461 Houses in Fox Island. Our other popular types of Fox Island holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 89 holiday houses
  • Villas: 2 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 83 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Fox Island?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 37 holiday homes with pool available in Fox Island. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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