Paragliders in the Cascade Foothills

Innkeeper Linsy’s Top 3 Local Hikes

Hi there, this is innkeeper Linsy writing for the Greenlake Guest House Blog. Born and raised in the neighborhoods of the greater Seattle area, I grew up exploring, playing, and getting muddy all around the Pacific Northwest.  There is still plenty I’ve yet to explore, but what I have found is that there is something […]

Mid day on a fall day at Green Lake the trees are in full color change

What to Do in Seattle this Fall

Fall is one of the prettiest times of the year to visit Seattle. The afternoons are typically dry and warm and sunny even if the mornings and evenings are cooler. It’s the perfect time to be outside before the winter rainy season begins. Here at Green Lake, the Maple trees across the street along Green […]

Chihuly Glass

What to Do in Seattle-A Perfect 3-Day Itinerary

Guests visiting Seattle often ask us for recommendations for what to do. The tough part is narrowing down the list to something reasonable whether you are staying one day or a week! Here is our favorite 3-day itinerary. Day 1: After a scrumptious breakfast at Greenlake Guest House, visit the Pike Place Market (Downtown waterfront) […]

McAfertys at Rositas Restaurant in Greenlake

Where to Eat Near Greenlake Guest House

We are fortunate to be located in a walkable neighborhood here at Greenlake, just 5 miles north of downtown. Our guests enjoy being able to walk to local restaurants to have dinner rather than having to get in the car and drive. Here are some of our favorite local spots! Within 5 minutes, walking to […]

Mt. Rainier in the late spring with snow on top and wildflowers in the foreground

Best Hikes at Mt. Rainier

Assistant Innkeeper Katie’s Favorite Hikes at Mt. Rainier Over my past 4 years of living in Seattle, I have had many opportunities to visit and hike in Mt. Rainier National Park.  One of the best things about this area is waking up and thinking “I think I’ll go to Mt. Rainier today!”  With the entrance […]