Sophisticated. Tech-savvy. Free-spirited. Historic, creative, eclectic. Each Seattle neighborhood has a distinct personality. From a bustling urban core to quiet waterside communities, quaint historic districts to high-energy centers for nightlife, everyone will find a place to belong in Seattle.
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SoDo & Georgetown
South Lake Union
Wallingford & Greenlake
Charm, natural beauty and rural character in the heart of Puget Sound.
Just a short drive across Lake Washington, along the longest floating bridge in the world, Bellevue is a green wonderland with nearly 100 parks dotting its landscape between Lake Washington and Lake Sammamish, offering a downtown neighborhood with plenty to do.
This “neighborhood of nations” occupies one of the country’s most diverse zip codes, where descendants from European settlers, East African immigrants, Orthodox Jews, and other cultural groups make for a true melting pot.
There aren’t many other cities in America with spotless views of mountains and waterways from the heart of downtown, but Seattle delivers on both natural wonders and world-class attractions all in one spot.
With bustling bars, restaurants, and attraction-heavy Seattle Center in Lower Queen Anne and historic houses, quaint shopping streets, and quiet parks high up on a hill in Upper Queen Anne, this distinct neighborhood has something for everyone.
Close to downtown—it’s easily accessible by foot, bus, and streetcar—the recently revitalized South Lake Union neighborhood offers peekaboo glimpses of the Space Needle and floatplane sightings on Lake Union.