Washington’s largest city is a hub for all things new and exciting. With so many event spaces to pick from, it can overwhelming when trying to find the perfect baby shower venue. Perhaps your mother-to-be wants a place that is comfortable and unique, however, there is always the issue of budget and venues getting booked during the times you’re looking for.
Peerspace makes it easy to search for venues with a custom filter for baby showers and date selection — meaning you won’t be disappointed to find out that your dream venue is booked for the summer. We’ve hand-selected some of our favorite baby shower venue ideas in Seattle. These eight choices will hopefully inspire you to host the most memorable party.
1. A Pike Place Market studio with a game room and dance floor
Feel like dancing and acting like a kid again? Bring nostalgia to your baby shower at this large downtown space. Friends and family will never forget singing their favorite songs on the karaoke machine or busting a move on the dance floor. The venue also comes with a pool table, dartboard, video games, and life-size Lego decorations.
There’s plenty of space for up to 50 people to hang out in the glowing chairs and enjoy each other’s company. If you’ve tried to book a party in Seattle, you know it can be hard to find a 2,500-square-foot venue in the Emerald City. Much less one that comes with this much entertainment and your very own on-site staff member to help with party logistics. This is one of the most thrilling baby shower venue ideas in Seattle.
2. A gorgeous space in Ballard nicknamed “The Juicebox”
We know this venue checks off almost every baby shower planner’s hopes for a space. It’s modern, bright, and even comes with a swoon-worthy outdoor space — what more could you ask for? Located on a quiet street in Ballard, the 2,300-square-foot apartment has 15-foot ceilings, open space for movement, and the option to rearrange both living rooms to meet your needs.
The Juicebox also has heated floors, Wi-Fi access, chic furniture, a gas fireplace, surround-sound Bluetooth speaker system, and a bathroom located on the main floor. The kitchen is fully equipped with a gas stove, an automatic espresso maker, French press, a Soda Stream, and cooking utensils. Plus, you’ll get a BBQ on the patio.
3. A rooftop deck with incredible views in Fremont
What makes this space magical is the greenery and outdoor lighting you get indoors and out. The rooftop deck has amazing 360-degree views and there is seating for up to 40 people — making this a venue great for an outdoor lunch or dinner. If you’re hosting a venue at night, turn on the space’s multiple-color LED lights and set the ambiance.
Outside food and beverage are allowed at this venue, and kitchen access is included as well. Instead of taking on the hard work of feeding dozens of people, get the help of Peerspace’s Concierge service. We’ll take care of not only catering, but also any entertainment, photographer, or equipment needs.
4. A massive historical venue in Georgetown full of vintage treasures
This venue is great for grand affairs or intimate parties. Either way, elegant baby shower venue ideas in Seattle are hard to come by. With a jukebox and 1950s-era kitchen, you’ll feel like you’ve been transported in time. Plan a party of the ages in the 2,000-square-foot main room that opens up to a lounge and large patio.
The Georgetown getaway can host up to 200 people, and pricing is customizable based on the date and number of hours you’d like.
5. A retro cafe, which features a waffle bar, in West Seattle
This delightful coffee shop describes itself as bright and funky. If these are adjectives that you think defines your mother-to-be, this could be one of the most fitting baby shower venue ideas in Seattle for you. Located in West Seattle, the charming space can host a baby shower brunch with its very own waffle bar and delicious coffee.
Take it from Casey, who reviewed this space after hosting a birthday party:
I have always loved [this space] as our go-to Saturday morning coffee spot, so when I saw we could host an event there, I was so excited. I can’t say enough about how this is a hidden gem. If you are looking for a place to do something special (in my case, it was my husband’s 30th birthday), you really should consider this space. Corina is the best to work with and the waffle bar is delicious. All for a super reasonable price, too! I can’t recommend [this venue] highly enough.
6. A versatile loft in South Lake Union
In the heart of South Lake Union, this 400-square-foot lounge can host up to 78 people with its contemporary U-shaped couches and upstairs seating area. Included in the booking are a TV, Wi-Fi, music capabilities, and two restrooms. You’ll also have access to a full kitchen for your catering needs.
7. A historic colonial home in Crown Hill
You’ll feel like your right home at this peaceful escape. The historic home in North Seattle is right across from the famous Swanson’s Nursery, wherein you can get indoor plants for the party or a gift for the mother-to-be. The main floor of the house includes a kitchen, bathroom, living, and dining area.
The downstairs area includes two bedrooms, a bathroom, and a large entertainment area with plenty of seating. Accompanied by a lush backyard, this venue can comfortably host up to 20 of your closest friends and family.
8. A posh Alki Beach waterfront penthouse with a large rooftop
Only a short drive from Downtown Seattle, this picturesque penthouse is nestled between spectacular views of the water and the city. The venue has more than 2,500 square feet of space, featuring two bedrooms, two-and-a-half bathrooms, and a fully equipped kitchen. The dining room has a large glass table that can seat up to 16 people, and the grand piano adds even more elegance to this luxurious space.
If you’re exhausted from coming up with the greatest baby shower venue ideas in Seattle, stay the night! The penthouse offers a master suite with a king-sized bed and walk-in-closet with extra towels, pillows, blankets, and more. The master bathroom has a jetted tub. There is also a laundry room on site, too.