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Alki Beach

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1702 Alki Ave. SW, Seattle, WA 98116 | (206) 684-4075, United States
Alki Beach in Seattle
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Features
Great value, Popular with locals, Family-friendly

Though located in the hard-to-reach West Seattle neighborhood, this stretch of sand fills with sunbathers and kite-flyers anytime the temperature breaks 70 degrees. A small replica of the State of Liberty stands in the beachfront park, and the remains of an old waterfront amusement park can be seen at low tide. Parking can be hard to come by on busy days, but a water taxi travels from downtown Seattle to a spot not far from the beach; the ride and walk to the sands might be more refreshing than the frustrating drive through neighborhoods crammed with parked cars.

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