If you're looking for the best restaurants, attractions, and hotels near Sea-Tac Airport, you've come to the right place. Traveling can be exhausting, and most people don't want to continue their travels immediately after they land in search of lodging, food, or fun. In SeaTac, you have the ability to walk out of the airport and make your way to some great hotels, bars, restaurants, and entertainment options. 

Entertainment and Leisure

Highline SeaTac Botanical Garden, SeaTac

Just a mile from the airport and easily reached via the Link Light RailAngle Lake Park is a great outdoor escape for weary travelers and locals alike. The 10 acre lakefront park features scenic views, a spray park for kids, a dock for swimming and fishing activities, boat launch, barbecue area and new picnic areas. 

Looking for more outdoor activities? Just a few miles from the airport (you'll probably want to take a taxi or rideshare to this one) sits the Highline SeaTac Botanical Gardens. The gardens are great for exploring, and they're especially beautiful during the Spring and Summer months. You'll see dozens of local and exotic plant and flower species, water fountains and streams, and a traditional Japanese garden. The gardens are perfect for a layover or a relaxing, sunny day near the airport. 

If you enjoy the excitement of gambling once in a while, SeaTac’s Silver Dollar Casino is just one mile from the airport and provides great dining and gaming action. It offers the following games:

  • Three & Four Card Poker
  • Ultimate Texas Hold’em Progressive
  • Spanish 21
  • Lucky Ladies Bust Bonus Blackjack
  • Mini Baccarat
  • Emperor’s Challenge Pai Gow

Restaurants Near Sea-Tac Airport

Sharp's Roasthouse Overhead

The closest, most recommended eateries within walking distance of the airport include:

*Taxi/rideshare recommended

Hotels Near Sea-Tac Airport

Courtyard Marriott Family

After a long day of travel, who wants to get back in a car for a long journey to the hotel? In Seattle Southside, we offer easily accessible hotels within walking distance of the airport. Options include:

Easy Transportation

Sea-Tac Airport tower and Light Rail train

Seattle Southside offers a free Express Shuttle to Westfield Southcenter from any SeaTac hotel. This shuttle also offers transportation service to the Cruise Terminal in Seattle as a private charter service. 

The Link Light Rail is the easiest way to get to Seattle from Seattle Southside. From the southernmost stop at Angle Lake Station, to the heart of downtown Seattle at Westlake, all the way to the northernmost stop at Husky Stadium at the University of Washington, hop on and off all day for under $10.

*To find out more information about tourist attractions or places to stay in South Seattle, go to http://www.seattlesouthside.com/ or call 206.575.2489. The Seattle Southside Visitor Center is located across the street from the airport at 3100 S. 176th St, Seattle, WA 98188.