Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Federal Way, Washington - Updated 2024

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Located in the Seattle metropolitan area, in Washington State, is the city of Federal Way. It is home to lush landscapes and museums, including Pacific Bonsai Museum, a wonderful place that features a collection of more than 100 bonsai trees from different countries, such as Canada, Taiwan, Japan, and Korea. You can plan a fun day at a popular amusement park, Wild Waves Theme and Water Park, which your kids will definitely love. You can also go for a swim at King County Aquatic Center, a sports facility that hosts many events every year. Popular for its international cuisine and incredible views of the waterfront, the city is a great destination for a getaway with friends or family. If you’re planning to visit, check out the top Airbnb vacation rentals in Federal Way, Washington.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status. recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on February 08, 2024.

1. Stunning waterfront home with a deck (from USD 205)

Surrounded by greenery and Mt. Rainier, this three-bedroom house offers sunset views. You can enjoy the scenery of the beach from the large living room, fancy black-and-white kitchen, dining area, and bedroom. A marvellous private deck connects to the master bedroom. There is an internet connection and an office room with many drawers and shelves, which will come in handy if you work remotely. The property also comes with two and a half bathrooms, a laundry area, a spacious changing room, and a beautiful backyard.

The rental is adjacent to Dumas Bay Center. You can head to Downtown Tacoma, which is only 15 minutes away or to Seattle, which is 30 minutes away. Don’t worry about finding space for your car since three parking spaces are provided too.

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Federal Way, Washington, United States
2.38 km (1.5 mi) from Dash Point State Park
68 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 6 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful view and a very comfortable home
spacious comfortable truly amazing views and very relaxing
nice spacious kitchen and plenty of space for online work and school
amazing stay the house was exceptionally clean
linda was also very responsive to any needs i had
great communication with the home owner and property manager
the location and area was lovely
this place is a gorgeous overlook of puget sound
i’m so happy i chose this place for my visit to seattle i would 100% stay here again
view was amazing the house is beautiful and everything we needed was close by
it was the perfect place for our family to spend some quality time
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2. Magnificent retreat with a basketball court

This magnificent retreat can accommodate up to 10 people with its 5 bedrooms and 2 and a half baths. It has plenty of exquisite amenities, including a living room with a black leather sofa and a fireplace, a classy kitchen lacking nothing but necessary cooking tools, and a massive patio with a barbecue grill and cutlery. There is also a basketball court for when you’re feeling competitive.

The home is in an ideal location since it is right in the heart of Washington State, with easy access to Tacoma, Seattle, Mt. Rainier, and the Olympic Mountains. Weyerhaeuser King County Aquatic Center is only a quick walk away.

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Federal Way, Washington, United States
6.83 km (4.3 mi) from Dash Point State Park
25 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 5 Beds 10 Guests 5 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
big kitchen nice appliances and all up to date
clean spacious my family loved it
nice place clean good location
home is spacious and clean
would highly recommend this place if someone wants a beautiful clean home with outstanding customer service
this house is spacious clean open floor plan great for hosting out of town guests
never again rude host
great house and location as it’s between tacoma and seattle
great place for a large family
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3. Peaceful guest house near the beach (from USD 162)

This is one of the most tranquil and stunning beach houses out there. It is a 70-year-old home that has recently been renovated with luxurious, modern touches. With the beach just steps away, you will want to stay longer. All furnishings match the sea’s colours. Spacious enough to host four people, the property has two large beds.

The main bedroom, with views of Maury Island, has a secret entrance from the deck. There is a roomy loft on the second floor, with wooden cabinets. A fully stocked kitchen with a dining area leads to a living room where you can either watch your favourite show on the Smart TV or admire views of the ocean. You’re welcome to grill some barbecue in the patio.

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Federal Way, Washington, United States
831 meters (0.6 ft) from Dash Point State Park
194 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the place had great wifi connection so we could continue "working from home" remotely
the house seems very spacious it is very clean comfortable with stunning views of puget sound
we had everything we would need for a comfortable stay
this place was clean and decorated with much love & charm
stylish and cute and clean and just perfect
very relaxing place and the hosts were great
the hosts were so helpful and great with communication making sure my stay was comfortable
cant go wrong the host was very responsive location is amazing
michele and august we’re super responsive and very hospitable and we *loved* sweet cookie the pup
the location in wonderfully secluded
location and place are perfect for a weekend getaway
i highly recommend this place & will likely be back
i would definitely rebook this place in the future
easy to recognize it’s a really special place
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4. Waterfront studio with a full kitchen (from USD 156)

This studio is a gem, hidden amongst beautiful bushes, facing the astonishing Puget Sound. It includes a cosy living space, a full kitchen, a full bathroom, and a queen-sized bed. The front deck is ideal for curling up under a blanket and listening to the sounds of calm waves or gazing at the sun kissing the sky goodbye. You can also walk on Redondo Beach and watch the ducks and seals in the morning.

Only 20 minutes from Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, the property is close to both Seattle and Tacoma.

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Federal Way, Washington, United States
6.16 km (3.9 mi) from Dash Point State Park
420 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
cozy space with great views beach access and lots of amenities
awesome view of water comfortable and private
very cozy studio with a great view
amazing views very quiet comfortable bed
quiet wonderful views very private charming and comfortable space
everything was very clean
the house was clean
very clean also very private
place is clean and has some nice touch to it
clean and cute studio
the hosts were very nice and the home had everything we needed
summyr was very helpful and responsive
and summyr and kurt are among the friendliest hosts i've encountered
summyr and kurt are perfect hosts
they themselves were so friendly upon meeting them
the location is great
great place at a great location
this location was literally a slice of paradise in these challenging times
the location and scenery from the condo is amazing thinking about going back during the summer
great location had a great time
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5. Lovely abode for three (from USD 131)

This lovely abode by the sea is the perfect refuge for travellers who want to be surrounded by nature. It is set in a residential neighbourhood and is close to many restaurants, cafes, and stores. It can accommodate three guests and comes with a fully equipped kitchen and a lounge. The bathroom has complete stock of toiletries.

You will enjoy watching all kinds of wildlife from your terrace. You can also choose to explore the coastline and see the seals. It’ll be a romantic getaway indeed.

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Federal Way, Washington, United States
3.52 km (2.2 mi) from Dash Point State Park
129 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cottage 1 Bed 4 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the fan helps
the cottage is cozy well equipped and comfortable
the place was very clean and neat
the linens were very clean and the towels were very high quality
full kitchen as pictured was very clean and organized
the cottage was clean and well stocked
the neighborhood was very quiet and the space itself was extremely clean
the hosts were kind and attentive
ivone is a great host
the host was easy to reach and responded quickly to any questions
ivone was the perfect host
she was extremely responsive and available throughout our stay
and saving the best for all the location was amazing
wonderful beautiful location and very comfortable bed
the location was perfect as we were close to tacoma seattle and the airport
the loft is a very fun touch to this location
the location - halfway between tacoma and seattle - is perfect for sightseeing in the area
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6. Beautiful dwelling with lake views (from USD 146)

This dwelling is the perfect hideaway for a weekend getaway of couples, business executives, or families looking for peace and relaxation. It hosts four people and includes one bedroom that offers lake views and one full bathroom with a walk-in shower, a fully stocked kitchen, and a small living room with a fireplace. It doesn’t only have a separate entrance, but it also direct access to a private lake, so grab your blanket and watch the sunrise from the comfort of your patio.

Found between Seattle and Tacoma, the property is close to Aquatic Training Center, restaurants, and stores.

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Federal Way, Washington, United States
4.65 km (2.9 mi) from Dash Point State Park
151 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 6 Beds 6 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
absolutely stunning view beautiful apartment with everything you need
beautiful apartment with great lake views
theresa was a wonderful host and the apartment had a beautiful lakeside view and good amenities
the apartment is a great space comfortable and relaxing with views of the lake
the apartment was cutely decorated and the view of the lake was stunning
we appreciated how clean everything was
even better than described clean
beautiful place and clean quiet area
such a beautiful clean and convenient place
great place to stay very clean and modern
theresa is an awesome host
theresa is a wonderful host
host and family were delightful
the host was warm and friendly upon arrival
very welcoming host and comprehensive introduction document to help us settle in
beautiful apartment in a super charming location
excellent location with really thoughtful touches e
parking was right in front and great location with everything a mile or so away
during the day i found the location to be close to good shopping and the king aquatic center
this place is away from the city and very relaxing
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7. A trip to Federal Way

If you are planning to explore different kinds of attractions in Washington State, you will want to check out Federal Way, which is accessible to other dazzling cities such as Tacoma and Seattle. Don’t lose the chance to have a wonderful trip and book one of these top Airbnb vacation rentals in Federal Way.

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8. Sophisticated hideaway on Steel Lake (from USD 215)

You might want to make this recently remodelled, sophisticated hideaway in Federal Way your temporary home. The three-bedroom, two-bathroom lake house has new appliances and furnishings. It is ideal for families or groups of 10. The large kitchen is luxurious, with a separate table for eating or having party games. You will admire the warmth and elegance of the central living space.

There is also a backyard with a fire pit and a beautiful dock on Steel Lake. You can go for a swim, so don’t forget your bathing suits!

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Federal Way, Washington, United States
7.68 km (4.8 mi) from Dash Point State Park
53 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 7 Beds 10 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very nice comfortable home with a beautiful view of the lake
since it is facing the lake opening the door with a fan did a magic cooling at night
the kitchen and living space was very open and had lots of natural light that came in
it had a nice kitchen and could fit lots of people
we fell in love with the kitchen especially
the house was clean and cozy
we had some clean issue with one of the bathroom
the place is very spacious and mostly clean
it was clean and quiet and in a good safe neighborhood
the lake is nice and clean & clear perfect for swimming or other watersports
the host is very responsive to all of my questions
the owner responded very quickly to our request and was gracious and extremely helpful
very highly recommended overall our experience with the owners and home were very positive
where do i begin our host erika was beyond amazing
this location was wonderful
wonderful location with lots for young children
it was a great set up and location
lots of living space bedrooms and perfect location on the lake
we loved having a place right on the lake so the whole family was nearby
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9. Modern residence with one bedroom (from USD 112)

Close to Redondo Beach, this renovated, modern residence comprises a bedroom, a full bathroom, and a large living room with a TV. It provides a microwave and a coffee maker, so you can heat your food and make fresh coffee, which you can relish on the deck. Connect with your friends wherever they are with the free internet connection provided. You won’t need to worry about your car since there’s parking available on the property.

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Federal Way, Washington, United States
5.02 km (3.2 mi) from Dash Point State Park
280 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice basic amenities - very soft pillows and bed
they had a fan for the bedroom
this air b&b could use better towels and a new bed
the bed was fairly comfortable and we had an excellent time there
we loved that it had it's own private bathroom
very clean and good area
place was clean and quite
clean private and comfortable space
very clean and lots of space
the space was very clean and comfortable
amazing host quick response and very helpful
zach was an awesome host
zachery is just a great host
zachery was a great host and provided us with toothpaste as we left ours at home
airbnb is able to stand because of host like zachery
nicely located close to the sea side
close to a lot of stores and it was a nice neighborhood
very nice little house conveniently located on the way to olympic national park
good location for us and safe parking
we thought the location was perfect for our needs
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10. Cosy cottage near Dash Point

This one-of-a-kind home offers amazing treetop views, and it is excellent for couples. It is set in a residential neighbourhood and is a few steps from Dash Point State Park and the beach. It is also near Vashon Island, Tacoma, and Seattle.

The place is a one-bedroom, one-bathroom rental that is cosy, with all of the contemporary conveniences you’ll want for a pleasant stay. It has an open kitchen with cookware and a coffee maker, a full bathroom, a laundry area, a living room with a TV and a fireplace, and a large patio with outdoor furniture and a barbecue grill.

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Federal Way, Washington, United States
874 meters (0.6 ft) from Dash Point State Park
102 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
fast wifi and a comfy couch and bed made for a great stay
bethany’s space was very comfortable and bright with a lot of extra space considering the outdoor patio and deck
the cottage is so cozy and awesome
this cottage had everything we needed for a comfortable stay
the nautical decor was adorable and the fireplace heaters were awesome
the place was extremely clean
lovely and clean and private
cute little cottage clean and private
very clean with lots of extra little touches
place was super clean and the beach theme was perfect
bethany was an amazing host
bethany was a great host
our host was also delightful and made us feel much at home
i contacted bethany on short notice and she was very accommodating-- helpful
also bethany was a very helpful and responsive host
the location was ideal for hiking and city life activities
cute private cozy and a convenient location
fantastic location near dash point state park
great secluded area but close to shopping and activities
it’s quiet and in a great location also very stylish and comfortable inside
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Large haven in a quiet neighborhood

Near a Park & Ride, this refurbished haven can host up to eight people with its four bedrooms and two and a half baths. It’s found in a peaceful neighbourhood and is surrounded by mature trees, and it is a slice of heaven for nature lovers. It features and provides a spacious, fully equipped kitchen, a dining room, a cosy living space, a laundry area, ironing facilities, and a dedicated working area. You will appreciate drinking your morning coffee in the backyard with outdoor furniture. 

With so many major stores, marketplaces, banks, and restaurants in the neighbourhood, you’ll have everything you need right around the corner.

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Federal Way, Washington, United States
4.17 km (2.6 mi) from Dash Point State Park
54 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire residential home 6 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful rooms and decor and a great back patio and yard for enjoying an evening together
lots of open space and a nice living room with tv
rooms meet and exceeded my expectations upon arrival really roomy and rooms are nice and cozy
great space and lots of room
the mattresses were quite firm and the pillows on the large size but comfortable enough for a weekend
clean home and well stocked
the house was very clean and stylish
house is clean and well appointed and communication is prompt
great clean and safe space to stay
the house was beautiful and clean
kevin was very helpful and gave immediate responses to any questions
daniel was friendly and timely with communications
the owner is very kind and easy to contact
kevin was very responsive to questions/requests and was flexible with us on check in time
and his messges were always welcoming and friendly
super close to several grocery stores easy access to major highways
great for families and close to everything
the house is in a great location
the neighborhood is nice and quiet
neighborhood is nice and quiet- good for walks to get exercise and get outdoors
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