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Beach made famous in a scene from the movie "Sleepless in Seattle" where Tom Hanks flies a kite with his son.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
1702 Alki Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98116-1817
+1 206-684-4075
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a very nice beach with a view of downtown Seattle. I was impressed with how clean it is. There is plenty to do, with a bike path, local restaurants and even a replica of the Statue of Liberty

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Expedition216174
Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited Alki Beach during my trip to Seattle to see my daughter. Not only was I surprised that there was a beach in Seattle, I absolutely loved my time there. It has a nice, laid back, good time vibe. I can't wait to visit...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Cathi K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice views of Seattle from the shore. We watched fireworks from here. They were great! A little smoke got in the way and you couldn't hear the "ka boom" very well. It was a good time though at a pretty beach. Nice area.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank crisco313
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Plenty to do here and lots of places to eat. Play or watch beach volley ball and other water sports. Walk, run or bike along the beach.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank 701ts
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Has many unique & quaint restaurants Great view of the city & sunsets & people watching. Salty's is on the beach side with a great view of the city as well as a large patio that has a good Happy Hour & a large parking...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Nancy Jean M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This long stretch of beach has something for everyone (except sometimes parking) which is a problem everywhere in Seattle). We like to walk along the beach in regular tides but you can see a variety of sea life at low tides. There are tons of...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Noahelijastella
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

nice beach, you can rent bikes and shop, lots of restaurants, clean. Places to grill, or have a fire as well as picnic.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Lauralux
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful views of the water and close to attractions along the street. I was not really expecting to find a beach in Seattle, but sure enough!

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank bobwsmith99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Alki beach park on a sunny morning and had a nice and relaxing stroll there. A small group of people were taking a rescue class. A few were kayaking. One was doing stand up paddling. The water is so blue and peaceful....More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Betta123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice View with enjoyable evening and evening. Climate was nice as it is sunny. Cool trip. Nice watching all around and spending valuable time

Date of experience: June 2019
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Rebecca V
April 28, 2019|
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Response from Alec D | Reviewed this property |
No you cannot drive or park on the beach
Rachel P
September 14, 2018|
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Response from Mary D | Reviewed this property |
Take an Uber to the Ferry landing. Take a bike or an Uber to the beach unless you like a long (1.5 mile) walk.