West olympia

Quiet living with an array of local restaurants, small businesses and lush parks​

Get to Know the Area

Where to stay, what to do, etc.
As part of Washington's capital city, West Olympia sits on the west side of Budd Bay and Capitol Lake. It includes the South Westside and Northwest Olympia neighborhoods and is home to plenty of green space including family parks and waterfront trails ...  READ MORE​​

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"A Day in Olympia"

There's so much to do in Olympia that you could spend weeks just exploring city sights, noshing on locally grown and cooked cuisine, and enjoying the arts and entertainment venues the state capital is known for. Watch the video to get your feet wet with the City of Olympia.  

Read about West Olympia

Results from our 2018 Readers Poll

Every year we ask the readers of the Weekly Volcano what they like best in the greater Olympia area, and every year they respond. In the following pages you’ll find feature stories of some of the winners from the 2018 Best of Olympia Reader’s Poll, and some writer's picks as well ... ​​ READ MORE
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