What are some of the best places to see walking along the waterfront?

John Roderick recommends some must see places to visit on the Seattle waterfront.

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Seattle Waterfront Boardwalk Visit Page
Ivar's Acres of Clams Local counter-serve chain dishing up fried fish and chowders in casual quarters with nautical accents.
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Ye Olde Curiosity Shop Historic family-run novelty shop and museum for oddities such as shrunken heads, plus Native American art.
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Seattle Great Wheel Located along the Seattle Waterfront, it was the largest Ferris wheel on the West Coast of the United States when it opened.
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Seattle Aquarium Popular spot for families offers an underwater viewing dome, coral reef tank, otters, and a touch tank.
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Renaissance Seattle Hotel

  • Address: 515 Madison St, Seattle WA 98104
  • Neighborhood: Downtown Seattle
  • Phone: (206) 583-0300
  • Website: marriott.com

Holiday Inn Seattle

  • Address: 211 Dexter Ave N, Seattle WA 98109
  • Neighborhood: Queen Anne
  • Phone: (206) 728-8123
  • Website: holidayinn.com

Courtyard by Marriott – Pioneer Square

  • Address: 612 Second Ave, Seattle WA 98104
  • Neighborhood: Pioneer Square
  • Phone: (206) 625-1111
  • Website: courtyardpioneersquare.com