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Golden Gardens Park

8499 Seaview Place NW, Seattle, WA 98117
+1 206-684-4075
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Best place to watch a sunset

Golden Gardens is a popular beach and park in Seattle. There is parking available and if full there... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jpwiii1958
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Seattle, Washington
LOVED the tide pools!

We (4 adults, 13 year old, 8 year old) visited this park on a Sunday, at low tide. It was great... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
515cey
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Fallston, Maryland
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You won't find gold here, nor gardens, but with all the sand, sun and surf on this lovely beach, you won't even notice.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good38%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“puget sound” (23 reviews)
“great beach” (8 reviews)
Closes in 27 min
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Hours Today: 06:00 - 23:30
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8499 Seaview Place NW, Seattle, WA 98117
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+1 206-684-4075
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Golden Gardens is a popular beach and park in Seattle. There is parking available and if full there is alternative parking in two lots above the beach and park. There are volleyball courts and a convenience store on site. The views are sweet looking west...More

Thank jpwiii1958
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We (4 adults, 13 year old, 8 year old) visited this park on a Sunday, at low tide. It was great and we spent a few hours wandering around the tide pools. Experts from the Seattle Aquarium were there to tell us what was what....More

1  Thank 515cey
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went here at sunset and this place was bumping in the summer! Nice to walk around, a little busy for my taste but still got to see some wildlife (king fisher and cranes by the tidal pools). Bring a camera, fantastic sunset views!

Thank Grace G
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Although Seattle is surrounded by water, there are not many beaches. The water stays cold in this area year around, so not many venture into the water. It is a great wedding venue as my daughter got married here 10 years ago. There is beach...More

Thank LavenderSeattle
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

The sailboats alone are fun to see, let alone that there is a fishing pier and picnic beach area for people watching. Nice place.

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

It was pretty busy but not too busy since they have limited parking. Pretty fun and easy to drink. Happy we came.

Thank Tavia W
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Very active place- was there at sundown-beautiful setting. Hundreds of sailboats. Volleyball games, fire pits going. tables & benches

Thank Stjudemomcat
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Lovely and pretty park, with picturesque views. Some fun people watching and a nice beach too. Great place to picnic.

Thank unicorn3
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

This was a nicer rocky beach than Alki Beach. There were lots of fire pits going and it was a Romaric atmosphere for a walk along the beach.

Thank HappyTravelingmama
Reviewed 12 May 2017

I was expecting a beautiful park and I got an awesome beach as a bonus! That was the pleasant surprise! There are plenty of places to hang out, to park(if you get there early), restrooms, a concession stand and showers to rinse off. The views...More

Thank Nikki C
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Jeff S
4 July 2017|
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Response from KweqSmanit | Reviewed this property |
Seattle Times has a whole list of all the fireworks but this won't let me send you the link
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