Lake Washington Waterfront Real Estate

As the largest lake in King County and the second largest lake in Washington State (only second to Lake Chelan), Lake Washington is a stunning freshwater lake smack in the middle of Seattle and Bellevue. Because of this incredible location, in addition to Seattle and Bellevue, Lake Washington waterfront real estate is enjoyed by residents of Kenmore to the north, Renton to the south, and Kirkland in the east.

The span of Lake Washington can be traversed by crossing three floating bridges, two of which carry I-90 from Seattle's Mount Baker neighborhood to Mercer Island, then from Mercer Island to Bellevue. The third bridge carries State Route 520 from Seattle's Montlake neighborhood across the water to Medina. This bridge, named the Governor Albert D. Rosellini Bridge, is the longest floating bridge in the world at just under 7,500 feet (2,285 meters) in length.

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Lake Washington Waterfront Real Estate February 16, 2019
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Listed
179
Avg. DOM
$1,237.37
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$3,900,000
Med. List Price
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000 Confidential Ave.
Hunts Point, WA 98004
000 Confidential Ave. Hunts Point, WA 98004
1 of 25
$45,000,000
Subdivision: Hunts Point
BEDS
3
BATHS
5
SQ.FT.
9,420
BUILT
2003
ON SITE
241Days
MLS ®
1315205
Unprecedented. Rare. Extraordinary. A remarkable 3.25+ acres & 300 ft of west facing gentle waterfront in one of the most sought-after waterfront communities in the world. Masterwork of the renowned...
2403 Evergreen Point Rd
Medina, WA 98039
2403 Evergreen Point Rd Medina, WA 98039
1 of 25
$21,500,000
Subdivision: Medina
BEDS
4
BATHS
6
SQ.FT.
8,250
BUILT
2003
ON SITE
284Days
MLS ®
1287655
Sophisticated Style on Evergreen Point. Inspired by interiors from Paris & Manhattan, this stunning waterfront is an artistic collaboration between the owner, Stillwell Hanson & Schultz Miller. The...
5330 Butterworth Rd
Mercer Island, WA 98040
5330 Butterworth Rd Mercer Island, WA 98040
1 of 25
$18,888,000
Subdivision: Mid Island
BEDS
5
BATHS
11
SQ.FT.
14,940
BUILT
1996
ON SITE
143Days
MLS ®
1367247
Golden Era Modern living at an elegant level, open to worlds of water, sky, architectural fountains, gardens. A journey of global collections as you stroll through the 80 foot gallery. Explicit...
4224 Hunts Point Rd
Hunts Point, WA 98004
4224 Hunts Point Rd Hunts Point, WA 98004
1 of 3
$17,750,000
Subdivision: Hunts Point
BEDS
4
BATHS
4
SQ.FT.
6,728
BUILT
2020
ON SITE
17Days
MLS ®
1406726
Exquisite Curtis Gelotte design with particular attention to every little detail can be built with original site plan or mirror image also fits the subject parcel with regard for setbacks etc. Two...
000 Confidential Ave.
Mercer Island, WA 98040
000 Confidential Ave. Mercer Island, WA 98040
1 of 25
$12,980,000
Subdivision: Mercer Island
BEDS
7
BATHS
10
SQ.FT.
9,615
BUILT
2002
ON SITE
249Days
MLS ®
1310156
Architecturally iconic waterfront estate on the North End. Walls of windows frame views of the lake creating a backdrop for modern luxury. Formal & casual entertaining spaces abound. Upper level...
608 39th Ave E
Seattle, WA 98112
608 39th Ave E Seattle, WA 98112
1 of 15
$12,850,000
Subdivision: Washington Park
BEDS
5
BATHS
5
SQ.FT.
6,020
BUILT
1954
ON SITE
340Days
MLS ®
1067646
Extraordinarily private & expansive 120PLUS ft lakefront estate w/ level lawn, lush grounds, Swimming pool, hot tub,& dock. Open concept William Bain designed home w/ second story added during...
3979 Lake Washington Blvd N
Renton, WA 98056
3979 Lake Washington Blvd N Renton, WA 98056
1 of 25
$12,500,000
Subdivision: Kennydale
BEDS
9
BATHS
10
SQ.FT.
8,000
BUILT
2006
ON SITE
79Days
MLS ®
1390515
Unique. Historic. One-of-a-kind. Exclusive. Luxury. Iconic. Private. As brightly as those terms glow, they are not close to describing The Lake Houses at Eagle Cove. Eagle Cove is not just a house in...
2205 60th Ave SE
Mercer Island, WA 98040
2205 60th Ave SE Mercer Island, WA 98040
1 of 25
$12,500,000
Subdivision: Faben Point
BEDS
5
BATHS
9
SQ.FT.
9,000
BUILT
2006
ON SITE
69Days
MLS ®
1307855
Contemporary Mediterranean Estate on west shore of Faben Point with brilliant views of Seattle skyline. Customized elegance with exceptionally appointed living spaces and thoughtful upgrades on all...
1526 Lakeside Ave S
Seattle, WA 98144
1526 Lakeside Ave S Seattle, WA 98144
1 of 17
$11,250,000
Subdivision: Mt Baker
BEDS
4
BATHS
6
SQ.FT.
6,230
BUILT
1969
ON SITE
65Days
MLS ®
1392419
Privacy & elegance along the shores of Lake Washington! With a sophisticated & timeless relationship to the water, front row views of Mt Rainier & the Cascades & 180 front feet of the lake, this...
1526 Lakeside Ave S
Seattle, WA 98144
1526 Lakeside Ave S Seattle, WA 98144
1 of 17
$11,250,000
Subdivision: Seattle
BEDS
4
BATHS
6
SQ.FT.
6,230
BUILT
1969
ON SITE
62Days
MLS ®
1394496
Privacy & elegance along the shores of Lake Washington! With a sophisticated & timeless relationship to the water, front row views of Mt Rainier & the Cascades & 180 front feet of the lake, this...
4425 Forest Ave SE
Mercer Island, WA 98040
4425 Forest Ave SE Mercer Island, WA 98040
1 of 24
$10,500,000
Subdivision: Westside
BEDS
5
BATHS
8
SQ.FT.
9,790
BUILT
1997
ON SITE
155Days
MLS ®
1361962
Timeless modern westside waterfront. Vassos Demetriou’s fetterless architectural statement, masterfully crafted by Paulsen. 20 years mint. Generous volume commensurate with a shy 10,000sf across two...
6024 SE 22nd St
Mercer Island, WA 98040
6024 SE 22nd St Mercer Island, WA 98040
1 of 16
$10,000,000
Subdivision: Mercer Island
BEDS
4
BATHS
4
SQ.FT.
5,230
BUILT
1956
ON SITE
340Days
MLS ®
598648
Cherished Faben Point waterfront. Located in one of Mercer Island’s most sought after areas, this rare waterfront estate is offered for the first time in over 70 years. Sited on 1.3 lush acres...
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More About Lake Washington Waterfront

Lake Washington is a massive freshwater lake in the Greater Seattle area, bordered by Seattle to the west, Bellevue and Kirkland to the east, Renton on the south end, Kenmore on the north end and it surrounds Mercer Island - the most populated island in a lake within the nation with a population of nearly 23, 000 residents.

This is the second largest lake in the state of Washington at nearly 34 square miles. There are many places to access its shores throughout the region. Beaches, parks and restaurants are numerous around the entire shoreline. If you don't have your own boat or other watercraft, there are a several places that offer boat, kayak and canoe rentals allowing visitors to get out on the water.

Seafair

One of the biggest events of the year held at and around the lake takes place over the last weekend of July or the first weekend of August, Friday through Sunday.

Seafair technically begins in early July with a number of different events taking place throughout the region.  The Seafair Cup over Seafair weekend attracts tens of thousands of spectators on the shores of the lake and the water itself. This is one of the most popular events featuring hydroplane racing on Lake Washington.

Best parks to access the lake

There are nearly an endless number of parks from which to access the lake or take in magnificent views. If you want to watch the hydroplane races, Genesee Park in Seattle at 4316 S. Genesee Street is an ideal spot. This is a lovely park with a running trail that offers fantastic views of the water as well as two soccer fields, a playground and a dog park.

Warren G. Magnuson Park found at 7400 Sand Point Way NE between 75th Street and N 62nd Avenue offers a boat launch and is also a great place to swim, watch the boats go by, fly a kite with a designated hill ideal to do just that or let you dog play in the dog park.

In Renton, Gene Coulon Memorial Beach Park offers 57 acres of land and water at the southeast corner of the lake. Here you'll find a swimming beach and a great place to hunt for freshwater clams or look for turtles, ducks, crayfish and fingerling. The park offers eight boat launch lanes as well as a fishing pier, 1.5 miles of paved trail along the water with access to the Lake Washington Loop Trail, tennis courts, playground equipment, horseshoe pits, volleyball courts, picnic shelters, food concessions and more.

On Mercer Island, 77-acre Luther Burbank Park includes nearly a mile of Lake Washington waterfront with spectacular views of the lake and a swim beach with the opportunity for boating and fishing right of its shores. There is a wide variety of wildlife here as much of the park is undeveloped including 135 bird species, 50 species of waterfowl, raccoons, beaver, muskrats, tree frogs and more.

Kayaking and canoeing

Cascade Canoe & Kayak Centers offers kayak and canoe rentals on Lake Washington from two different locations, the Bellevue - Entai Beach Boathouse at 3519 108th Ave SE in Bellevue or the Renton Boathouse at 1060 Nishiwaki Lane.

Fishing

The lake is open to fishing year round and holds dozens of species with the principal game fish including coastal cutthroat trout, rainbow trout, large and smallmouth bass, black crappie and yellow perch. There are also occasional opportunities to fish for chinook, coho and sockeye salmon.

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