We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Madison Park and Beach

2300 43rd Ave E, Seattle, WA 98112-2736
+1 206-684-4075
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Best Place to Relax in the City

At the very end (East) of Madison Street lies the urban village of Madison Park and its beach. Once... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2016
speninosmith
,
Seattle, Washington
Sit, swim, dive, enjoy!

On a hot Seattle day, Madison Beach is a cool place to spend an afternoon. Sit on the grassy... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2016
Eng-Lib
,
North Carolina
via mobile
Read all 13 reviews
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good46%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
25 Aug 2016
“Best Place to Relax in the City”
13 Aug 2016
“Sit, swim, dive, enjoy!”
LOCATION
2300 43rd Ave E, Seattle, WA 98112-2736
Broadway / Capitol Hill
CONTACT
Website
+1 206-684-4075
Write a Review
Reviews (13)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 13 reviews

Reviewed 25 August 2016

At the very end (East) of Madison Street lies the urban village of Madison Park and its beach. Once a separate village, the city of Seattle swallowed Madison Park many years ago. One hundred years ago it was an amusement park to which the city...More

Thank speninosmith
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

On a hot Seattle day, Madison Beach is a cool place to spend an afternoon. Sit on the grassy beach, swim in the rolling waves, dive from the multi-level boards on the floating platform, and watch the boats crisscross the lake. There is a bath...More

Thank Eng-Lib
Reviewed 9 July 2016

I found out it was just like california beach at santa monica and los angeles with a playground and all that stuff.

Thank Alex D
Reviewed 26 January 2016

Madison Park has a very active beach full of friends and families. It has a active commercial area right next to it and good parking options which adds to its attractiveness. There is a lot of neighborhood involvement in keeping it nice. This is a...More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 28 November 2015

Madison beach is a great little beach to visit on the warm and hot in Seattle. Very easy to get to. Just talk Madison and it dead ends right at the lake. There are plenty of places to eat near by.

Thank Alec D
Reviewed 17 October 2015

Stopped a local for advice on places to eat. He sent us to this surprising area that we hadn't seen mentioned in any of our pre-trip searches. Great views of the water and cute shops. We walked around a bit and stopped in the Madison...More

Thank Beth2854
Reviewed 6 July 2015

Great local beach park on the shores of Lake Washington at the end of Madison from downtown Seattle. Crowd watching here showcases Seattle's diversity and the view of Mt Rainier from the floating dock is spectacular on clear days. Also has a low-dive and high-dive.

Thank illgothere
Reviewed 16 June 2015

There are a lot of small shops with a real friendly outdoor appeal. The beach is small and gets crowded fast. There is a pier at the end of Madison street. Its a nice quaint friendly area.

Thank Jim H
Reviewed 26 April 2015 via mobile

Madison Park and Beach is a hidden gem officially in the city of Seattle but 3 1/2 miles from downtown. Located right on fresh water Lake Washington this village is a respite worth discovering. One of many gems within the compact village is Bert's Red...More

Thank AirWavesC42MKII
Reviewed 26 July 2013

We decided we wanted a day out just to relax so headed off to Madison Beach to do just that. The Beach Park was a little disappointing. The area is not very large and was very overcrowded the toilet facilities are mediocre however we did...More

Thank Tony M
Nearby
Sponsored by:
Nearby Restaurants
Cactus Restaurant
144 reviews
.22 km away
Nishino
162 reviews
1.60 km away
Madison Park Bakery
16 reviews
.22 km away
Bing's Bar & Grill
36 reviews
.24 km away
Nearby Attractions
Washington Park Arboretum
525 reviews
1.69 km away
Bruce Lee Grave Site
322 reviews
2.86 km away
Lake Washington
248 reviews
2.17 km away
Seattle Japanese Garden
233 reviews
1.70 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Madison Park and Beach staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit