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Hotels near Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium

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10% Weekly Discount. Modern Loft, North End Tacoma With Water View

10% Weekly Discount. Modern Loft, North End Tacoma With Water View

Tacoma, WA
0.4 km from Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium
Located in West End, this apartment building is within a 5-minute walk of Camp 6 Logging Museum, Fort Nisqually Living History Museum, and Point Defiance Park. Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium and Owen Beach are also within 15 minutes.
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Secluded Quiet a/c Retreat .05 From Pt Ruston Waterfront and Pt Defiance Zoo

Secluded Quiet a/c Retreat .05 From Pt Ruston Waterfront and Pt Defiance Zoo

Tacoma, WA
1.4 km from Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium
Located in West End, this romantic vacation home is within a 15-minute walk of Camp 6 Logging Museum, Fort Nisqually Living History Museum, and Point Defiance Park. Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium and Owen Beach are also within 1 mi (2 km).
$89
Newly Renovated House Near Point Defiance :)

Newly Renovated House Near Point Defiance :)

Tacoma, WA
2.4 km from Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium
Located in West End, this vacation home is within 2 mi (3 km) of Camp 6 Logging Museum, Fort Nisqually Living History Museum, and Point Defiance Park. Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium and Owen Beach are also within 2 mi (3 km).
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One-level, 2 Bedroom Condo in Tacoma

One-level, 2 Bedroom Condo in Tacoma

Tacoma, WA
3.2 km from Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium
Located in West End, this condo building is within 3 mi (5 km) of Camp 6 Logging Museum, Fort Nisqually Living History Museum, and Point Defiance Park. Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium and Tacoma Musical Playhouse are also within 3 mi (5 km).
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Vashon Waterfront: Great Views of Forest & Sea - Cozy, Sunny, Seaside Cottage

Vashon Waterfront: Great Views of Forest & Sea - Cozy, Sunny, Seaside Cottage

Vashon Island, WA
3.6 km from Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium
Situated by the ocean, this romantic cottage is within 3 mi (5 km) of Owen Beach, Fort Nisqually Living History Museum, and Camp 6 Logging Museum. Point Defiance Park and Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium are also within 3 mi (5 km).
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Waterfront Vashon Home With Amazing View

Waterfront Vashon Home With Amazing View

Vashon Island, WA
3.8 km from Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium
A spa tub is featured at this vacation home, along with a garden.
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Clam Cove Cottage on Southern Vashon Island Beachfront

Clam Cove Cottage on Southern Vashon Island Beachfront

Vashon Island, WA
3.5 km from Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium
Situated on the beach, this romantic cottage is within 3 mi (5 km) of Fort Nisqually Living History Museum, Camp 6 Logging Museum, and Point Defiance Park. Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium is 3 mi (4.8 km) away.
$98
Perfect Getaway Overlooking the Puget Sound, Close to Ruston Point and UPS

Perfect Getaway Overlooking the Puget Sound, Close to Ruston Point and UPS

Tacoma, WA
4.8 km from Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium
Located in North End, this guesthouse is within 2 mi (3 km) of Marine Park, Job Carr Cabin Museum, and Tacoma Chinese Garden and Reconciliation Park. University of Puget Sound and 6th Ave are also within 3 mi (5 km).
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Puget Sound Panoramic Views

Puget Sound Panoramic Views

Tacoma, WA
4.9 km from Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium
A fitness center is available at this vacation home.
$104
Secret Garden Bed & Breakfast

Secret Garden Bed & Breakfast

3.0 out of 5.0 1702 Narrows Drive, Tacoma, WA
4.3/5
(3 Reviews)
4.5 km from Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium
This bed & breakfast features free WiFi in public areas, barbecue grills, and free self parking. Enjoy the free continental breakfast each morning. A garden and a communal living room are also provided.
$109
The INN at Gig Harbor

The INN at Gig Harbor

3.0 out of 5.0 3211 56th St. NW, Gig Harbor, WA
4.3/5
(26 Reviews)
6.6 km from Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium
This hotel doesn't skimp on freebies - guests receive free buffet breakfast, free WiFi, and free self parking. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 5 conference rooms, 24-hour business center, and airport shuttle. There's a 24-hour fitness center on site, and laundry facilities and wedding services are also offered.
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Hotel Murano

Hotel Murano

4.5 out of 5.0 1320 Broadway Plaza, Tacoma, WA
4.3/5
(43 Reviews)
11.0 km from Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium
A full-service spa, a 24-hour fitness center, and a restaurant are all featured at this luxury hotel. Traveling for business? Take advantage of the free WiFi in public areas, laundry service, and conference space. There's a bar/lounge on site, and laundry facilities and concierge services are also provided.
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How much is a hotel room in Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium?

Hotels in Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium start at $89 per night. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.


Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium Hotel & Travel Guide

Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium is a wonderful place to visit with your whole family. It's a good idea to take your camera along too!

To experience it, along with a fantastic array of other sights, head to the marvelous city of Tacoma.

Make your trip to Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium as convenient as possible by staying close by. You'll discover 8 hotel options within 6 miles (10 kilometers). The Hotel Murano, a Provenance Hotel and Courtyard by Marriott Tacoma Downtown will offer you at least some of the comforts of home.

Make yourself comfortable, give your feet a rest and grab a refreshment at Antique Sandwich Co, a frequently visited place just a stone's throw from Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium. Also nearby is Anthony's At Point Defiance, a nice establishment that serves a selection of satisfying meals. You know it's time for a nightcap when twilight starts creeping in. Ask the bar staff for your favorite beer, wine or spirit at Point Defiance Tap and Grill, also a short walk away.

Other Things to Do Near Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium

After you're finished exploring Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium, get set to experience everything that the rest of the area has to offer:

  • Point Defiance Park is highly valued by both locals and tourists. Enjoy the fresh air, and maybe a picnic lunch!
  • Take a look at the educational exhibitions that are shown at Fort Nisqually Living History Museum.
  • Do you want to escape the hustle and bustle of city life? Go for a walk in Marine Park, a green urban oasis.
  • Put on your best walking boots and head out to Cushman Trail. This rewarding hiking trail is a great way to experience the natural splendor of this region.
  • Take a swing, get some exercise and challenge your mind at the local Performance Golf Center.

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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.