While it’s tempting to stay cozy inside your Seattle vacation rental home this winter, you’ll be missing out on a lot of fun things. During winter in Seattle there’s no shortage of activities for couples and families. Here’s a good starter list of things to do that will fend off the cold and help you enjoy winter in Seattle.
Retail Therapy Shopping is always a great way to beat the winter blues. Seattle has plenty of stores that will help warm you up inside and out. Pike Place Market is a great place to explore and spend a little cash. This historic market allows you to experience local eateries and artistry. A newer hot spot in Seattle, called Schmancy, is a delightful toy store offering unique items from local artists. Here is a list of the top 10 best stores for shopping in Downtown Seattle.
A Ski Alternative Most anyone who likes having fun in the snow has a special place in their heart for tubing. Adults and kids alike can enjoy the thrill of an up close and personal experience with a tube and a snow covered hill. The Summit at Snoqualmie is just across from Summit Central. It offers well-groomed hills perfect for snow filled fun.
Spoil Yourself with a Spa Seattle has plenty of spas available that cater to men, women, and couples. Enjoy a relaxing massage, facial, or get a good steam at places like Banya 5. Go from a hot sauna to a cool pool to liven up your life. Channel your inner Russian by getting smacked with bundles of herbal aromatics, and then finish the day with a shot of vodka in the lounge.
Warm up with a glass of wine In the heart of Pike Place Market, The Tasting Room showcases a European-inspired wine cave that offers the best of Washington’s vinicultural bounty. With current wines and rare older vintages, The Tasting Room will have you tasting some of the best wines out there all while keeping you warm from the Seattle winter chill.