Best places to propose in Seattle

From the Pacific Ocean all the way to the tip of the Space Needle, Seattle oozes opportunity, excitement and beauty. A tech boomtown, music incubator and natural playground, the city continues to bend and stretch possibilities. The modest Pacific Northwest hub is the perfect backdrop to any romance; check out some great places to pop the question below. 

Kerry Park 
Hours: 6 AM - 10 PM
211 W Highland Dr, Seattle, WA 98119

Situated on the south slope of Queen Anne Hill, this one-acre park offers panoramic views of downtown, Elliott Bay, the peninsula, Bainbridge Island and Mount Rainier, which can be viewed through the lens of Changing Form, a famous steel sculpture. 

Alki Beach
Hours: 4 AM - 11:30 PM
1702 Alki Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98116

The pinnacle Seattle beach, this 2.5 mile stretch from Alki Point to Duwamish Head on Elliott Bay offers all-season recreation. 

Ballard Hotel Rooftop
Hours: 3 - 11 PM
5214 Ballard Ave NW, Seattle, WA 98107

Warm up next to the fireplace at this 1,370 square foot indoor-outdoor rooftop lounge as you take in views of the Olympic Mountains and sea. 

Olympic Sculpture Park
Hours: 6 - 8 PM
2901 Western Ave, Seattle, WA 98121

22 seminal sculptures call this nine-acre seaside park home, including the 1965 multi-media work Bunyon's Chess, towering 39-foot Eagle and Seattle Cloud Cover, a glass bridge. 

Six Seven @ the Edgewater Hotel
Hours: 6:30 AM - 2:30 PM, 5:30 - 9:30 PM
2411 Alaskan Way, Seattle, WA 98121

Head to the top of the historic Edgewater Hotel to visit Six Seven, which offers sweeping views of the downtown skyline, ferry terminals, West Seattle, and Olympic Mountains alongside thoughtful, locally-sourced food. 

SkyCity at the Needle
Hours: 11:30AM - 2PM, 4:30 - 8:15 PM
400 Broad St, Seattle, WA 98109

Sitting at the top of Seattle's most iconic building, the rotating restaurant offers elevated cuisine and sky-high city views.  

Hours: 5:30 - 9 PM
2576 Aurora Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109

Seattle’s longest-running fine dining restaurant invites guests into its mid-century modern home for intellectual cuisine mixed with local spirit and unparalleled views of Lake Union and the Seattle skyline. Reservations required.

Hours: 11:30 AM - 2PM, 5 - 9PM
Pike Place Market, 81 Pike St, Seattle, WA 98101

Push through the bustling Pike Place Market to reach this French retreat, offering a serene environment with antique mirrors, haute cuisine and Puget Sound vistas. 

Hours: 11:30 AM - 10 PM
2601 W Marina Pl, Seattle, WA 98199

Considered by many to offer the best views of Elliott Bay, this seafood institution provides an elevated seaside dining experience. 

Stone House Cafe
Hours: 8 AM - 8 PM
9701 Rainier Ave S, Seattle, WA 98118

Housed in a 1920s stone structure, this charming Rainier Valley eatery serves up home-style cooking in a storybook landscape. 

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