Lynnwood, Washington, located north of Seattle about 16 miles, is the perfect place to book your next vacation and hotel stay. With easy access to all that Seattle has to offer, Lynnwood provides all the big city perks with the comfort of a smaller city. At the intersection of I-5 and I-405, the Lynnwood area is conveniently located near all modes of transportation. Only minutes from Lynnwood is the Edmonds Ferry, which sails through Puget Sound with beautiful views of the San Juan Islands and Mount Baker! For those looking to explore the great northwest outdoors, Lynnwood provides the perfect home base with nearby beaches, forests, mountains, and lakes.

Shopping

Visitors who stay in Lynnwood enjoy amazing shopping at Alderwood, which is the largest shopping center in the region! Besides the mall, Lynnwood is home to a plethora of boutiques and vibrant local shops.  There are options for both indoor shopping and outdoor shopping. Whether you are searching for your favorite name brand store or looking for something local and unique, the Lynnwood shopping scene is sure to please.

Dining

Lynnwood has a tasty and eclectic dining scene to explore during your next trip! For delicious pizza and pasta, try Sparta’s Pizza & Pasta. For amazing beer and pub food check out Big E Ales, known for their Reuben sandwich and their Golden Ale. There are also great international cuisine

Temple Distilling Lynnwood WA Distillers

Photo courtesy of Temple Distilling

options like Budapest Bistro – serving up delicious Hungarian and German food. Or get Thai food at Chili Basil Thai Grill! Whatever you are craving, Lynnwood has options that will satisfy! The local restaurant culture is blossoming and is awaiting your discovery! For more information, check out our map of nearby restaurants!

Wine

Apart from the great food, Lynnwood is also close to a number of wineries, breweries, and distilleries. Lynnwood is just 13 miles from Woodinville Wine Country, with over 100 wineries and tasting rooms. Experience handcrafted beer from around the pacific northwest from any number of cozy pubs and upscale breweries. Temple Distilling in Lynnwood is well known for their London dry style gin, and is a great place to go tasting!

Edmonds Kingston Ferry

Edmonds Kingston Ferry

Outdoors

When you think of the Pacific Northwest, you most likely imagine the green forest and beautiful cascade mountains – and for good reason. The PNW has a strong reputation for almost every kind of outdoor recreation. Staying in Lynnwood makes adventuring convenient, as you have access to all the Puget Sound region. Visitors enjoy miles of trails for hiking, mountain biking, and great local climbing spots. The Puget Sound offers an entirely different playground for the adventure-seeker. Plan your next dive in the sound, go whale watching, deep sea fishing, or whatever else floats your boat.

In the winter the world of snow sport opens and skiers and snowmobilers show up to take advantage of the great terrain at Stevens Pass, The Summit at Snoqualmie, and the surrounding North Cascades.

Events

Lynnwood Fair on 44th

Lynnwood’s Fair on 44th

There are a number of local events like parades, festivals, live music, and farmers markets throughout Snohomish County. See the latest movie at one of our state of the art movie theaters, or spend time appreciating the work of local artists at one of the many nearby art galleries. Learn about the history of Lynnwood and the surrounding area by visiting the Wickers Museum at Heritage Park. The kids will love the Imagine Children’s Museum!

In such a convenient location, Lynnwood is a beautiful city to spend your next trip North of Seattle. With great food, endless nearby entertainment, and wonderful people, you are sure to make great memories during your stay! Check out all of our recommended Lynnwood hotels and North Seattle lodging options.