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Seattle Pike Place Market

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Located ideally as your go-to Pike Place Market hotel, we position you at the doorstep of this iconic landmark. Famous for fish throwing (and catching), the very first Starbucks, and fresh produce, Pike Place Market is a must-stop for both visitors and locals. As you meander through the bustling stalls of merchants, craftspeople, farmers, and food vendors, you might discover:

  • Rachel the Pig: A 550-pound bronze piggy bank that doubles as a photographic icon and a way to raise funds for social services in the market
  • The Tasting Room Seattle: This casual, approachable tasting cellar features board games and bottles of Washington wine
  • MarketSpice: Tons of tea offerings, including the signature sweet-and-spicy Cinnamon-Orange Tea
  • Beecher’s Handmade Cheese: From behind glass windows, watch cheesemakers create the key ingredient in the World’s Best Mac & Cheese, a favorite of Oprah’s
  • Ellenos Real Greek Yogurt: The handcrafted Greek yogurt at this small stand is a fan favorite after just a few years in the market

Pike Place Market's history

Pike Place Market, established in 1907, stands as one of the oldest continuously operated public farmers' markets in the United States. As one of the premier Pike Place hotels, the market is a mere stroll away from the Kimpton Seattle Vintage hotel. You're just steps away from Pike Place Market's rich tapestry of history, vibrant stalls, and unique finds. While the market welcomes visitors year-round, peak times are during the summer months and weekends, so those wishing for a quieter experience might consider weekday mornings.

Pike Place FAQ

Is Pike Place Market in a good area to stay?

Yes, Pike Place Market in the incomparable downtown area is a good place to stay when visiting Seattle due to its prime location near many local attractions, shopping and dining.

What hotels are by the Pike Place Market in Seattle?

The Kimpton Hotel Vintage Seattle is located near the Pike Place Market in Seattle.

What is the difference between Pike Place Market and Public Market Center?

Pike Place Market and Public Market Center can be used as interchangeable terms. It is a landmark part of the downtown Seattle neighborhood. It has fresh seafood stands, local artisans, and more as well as notable restaurants.

How much does it cost to go to Pike Place Market?

It is complimentary to go to Pike Place Market in Seattle, although you’ll want to bring your wallet to shop and dine to your heart’s content.

Where is the best part of Seattle to stay?

Pike Place Market in downtown is one of the best parts of Seattle to stay due to its convenient location near local dining, shopping, and attractions.

How many days do I need in Seattle?

Seattle is a perfect area to visit for as short as a day trip or as long as an extended stay. Be sure to check out our itineraries page for ideas for a 1-2 day Seattle itinerary, 3-4 day Seattle itinerary, Family-Friendly visits or Romantic trips.