Things to do in Seattle from the Locals Who Know
Getting off the beaten path and discovering hidden gems is one of the wonders of travel. But how do you find those special places? Ask a local. Hotel Monaco helps you make the most of your Seattle stay by sharing our staff's favorite picks and insider tips.
We asked our intrepid staff: If you had only two days in Seattle, what would you do? Take a peek, have some fun and Live Like a Local.
Assistant General Manager
Need a day just for yourself? Ummelina does it all - massage, facials manicures. Plus they are close to the hotel.
There's no better way to celebrate the Pacific Northwest than to hike some trails at Discovery Park in Magnolia.
Front Office Supervisor
Magic Mouse Toys has a gadget, book or treasure for you to enjoy. Plus they are conveniently located in the heart of Seattle's historical Pioineer Square.
Seattle Art Museum has an exemplary collection of contemporary and historic artifacts and artwork.
Front Desk Manager
The Triple Door was built in the 1920s with classic booth seating and service. See a show here and have awesome food and drinks.
The Seattle Aquarium allows kids to learn and play at the same time and is perfect for a rainy day.
Front Desk Supervisor
Tavern Law is a cozy speakeasy which has fantastic hand crafted cocktails.
Belltown Pub is a perfect place to grab a drink and hang. They have arcade games, foosball and pool tables as well.
Butter Home is a home furnishings and gift store in the Melrose Market - take home some unique handcrafted local treasures.
Melrose Market is located in West Capitol Hill and is a great place for some boutique shopping.
Front Office Manager
Seastar is the place for fresh seafood, great service and wonderful hand-crafted cocktails.
Palace Kitchen is a casual bar style restaurant run by local chef Tom Douglas.
For more information about any of these suggestions and additional favorites, contact Hotel Monaco's concierge at (206) 516-5010.