Destination guide

The arty city of Federal Way awaits you

Come and experience Federal Way and its art galleries, churches and entertainment. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the shopping, restaurants and gardens. Museum of Glass and Emerald Downs 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 Federal Way

Are you searching for things to do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Federal Way a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Puyallup Fairgrounds (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Weyerhaeuser King County Aquatic Center (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Marine Science and Technology Center (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Wild Waves Water Park and Enchanted Village (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Riverbend Golf Complex (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Federal Way

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Federal Way is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Pacific Rim Bonsai Collection (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Powells Wood Garden (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Rhododendron Species Botanical Garden (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Saltwater State Park (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Lake Fenwick Park (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Dash Point State Park (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Federal Way

The nearest airport is in Seattle, WA (SEA-Seattle - Tacoma Intl.), located 8.9 mi (14.3 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Renton, WA (RNT-Renton Municipal), which is 12.6 mi (20.3 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Federal Way?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,171 holiday rentals around Federal Way. From 807 Houses to 88 Cabins, 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 Federal Way is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Federal Way?

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 Federal Way:

  • Lower Queen Anne: 1,008 holiday homes
  • Belltown: 885 holiday homes
  • Seattle Waterfront: 820 holiday homes
  • First Hill: 765 holiday homes
  • North Beacon Hill: 69 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 Federal Way?

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

  • Wild Waves Water Park and Enchanted Village: 657 holiday rentals
  • Federal Way Community Center: 784 holiday rentals
  • The Commons at Federal Way: 832 holiday rentals
  • Powells Wood Garden: 1,374 holiday rentals
  • Dash Point State Park: 864 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Federal Way 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 Federal Way?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 807 Houses in Federal Way. Our other popular types of Federal Way holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 88 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 1,045 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 88 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Federal Way?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 186 holiday homes with pool available in Federal Way. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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