Tacoma, Washington is a vibrant city with fantastic museums, zoos, and beaches. The city is ideal for a family getaway, boasting plenty of outdoor activities, great shopping, and delicious restaurants. Tacoma is also easily accessible to Seattle, meaning a day trip to the Emerald City is a must.
Visitors can learn more about Tacoma’s past at the Waterway Seaport. The museum delves into the city’s marine heritage and is a fantastic way to spend the afternoon with children. For history buffs, check out Washington State History Museum, or for something a little more unique, make your way to LeMay America’s Car Museum and step back in time on four wheels.
Elsewhere, the Tacoma Art Museum is devoted to Northwestern art and is home to over 4,500 pieces only display. Not surprisingly, the museum includes the most extensive collection of Northwestern jewelry also.
If you're looking to get into the great outdoors, head to the Tacoma Nature Center where there are trails to explore, complete with wildlife like racoons, deer, ducks, and Canada geese. For really close encounters with animals, Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium is the place to be.
The most popular time to visit Tacoma for good weather is from July to August.
Choose the perfect rental for your trip at AllTheRooms.com. We compare Airbnb, Agoda, Priceline and more. AllTheRooms has 512 vacation rentals, hotels and other great places to stay during your time in Tacoma, with everything from cheap hostels and homestays to extravagant Airbnbs and hotels. When traveling on a budget, the most economical place to stay in Tacoma is available at $21 per night. On average, an accommodation in Tacoma will cost you $291 per night.
If you need to stay connected during your trip, then you can choose from over 258 accommodations in Tacoma that have WiFi. 33 places to stay include a breakfast. Fitness fanatics can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 21 accommodations that have gym facilities. If you're planning on arriving in Tacoma by car, be sure to choose from 247 accommodations that provide parking. 8 hotels and vacation rentals come with a pool or jacuzzi
Those traveling with a cat, dog or some other animal can stay in any of 61 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.
We compare vacation rentals, hotels and other bespoke accommodation types from many providers in Tacoma, including 218 places to stay from Airbnb, 10 accommodations from Agoda and 3 places to stay from Priceline
329 of the accommodations in Tacoma have been rated by previous guests. They rated 65% as excellent or good. 98 accommodations allow instant booking.