Explore Seattle Southside

Perfectly situated between urban attractions and natural wonders (not to mention near Seattle-Tacoma International Airport) Seattle Southside is a convenient, affordable and fun place to visit. Sports, shopping, hanging out at the beach—whatever you’re into, you can find it all in Seattle’s Backyard.

Where is Seattle Southside?

The Seattle Southside consists of Tukwila, SeaTac and Des Moines and together, they make the perfect home base for travelers. This idyllic location is just 15 minutes south of downtown Seattle and 20 minutes north of Tacoma. Centrally located near the Sea-Tac International Airport, freeways and light rail stations means getting to and around the area is a breeze.

Getting Around

Map of Seattle Southside in reference to Seattle and Washington State

Go ahead, stay an extra night.

Looking for the perfect place to stay? Find it in Seattle Southside. There are over 60 value-priced hotels and plenty of package deals.

Find the Best Restaurants in Seattle Southside.

From fresh seafood to exotic bites, from casual to formal—whatever you’re craving, you’ll find it in Seattle’s Backyard.

Do More Save More

Save money with the Seattle Southside Do More Save More Passport! Savings at hotels, attractions, restaurants, retailers and more. Both one-time and repeating offers allow you to save all year long!

Things to do in Seattle's Backyard.

Explore world-class museums, take a hike, shop millions of square feet of shopping, skydive — indoors! There’s always something fun to do in Seattle’s Backyard.

Seattle looks good from the South!

Sandy beaches, majestic mountains, quaint countryside, urban adventuring—Seattle Southside offers a diverse range of sights to see and things to do.

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