Located 30 minutes northeast of Seattle, in the heart of the Sammamish River Valley, Woodinville is not only a premier tourist destination but also a highly livable community with a rich history, natural environment and economic vibrancy.
When it comes to housing, there’s something for everyone- Family friendly established neighborhoods, urban style mixed use apartment communities, and tranquil, wooded neighborhoods like those just uphill from the city’s growing downtown.
Compact and functional, Woodinville’s downtown offers retail, personal services, a seasonal Farmers Market, and the destination nursery, Molbak’s Garden + Home. At the edge of downtown are a sports field complex and a community center that hosts programs, activities and events. The nearby Sammamish River Trail, a first class, paved bike and pedestrian path, leads all the way to Seattle and Sammamish. Trail access is available at both Wilmot Gateway and Woodin Creek Parks.
Varied recreational amenities score big with residents, as do quality schools (Woodinville is served by the highly rated Northshore School District), and proximity to major regional employers.
Woodinville’s placement is also the perfect junction between the vineyards east of the Cascades and the populace of Puget Sound. Thus, Woodinville is home to over 100 wineries and tasting rooms, including world class wineries Chateau Ste. Michelle and Columbia. A thriving micro brewery, distillery, and cider community is found here as well. Woodinville’s Warehouse and Hollywood Districts both house a bevy of tasting rooms Fantastic dining venues also abound, including The Herb farm, Purple Cafe & Winebar, The Commons, and the Hollywood Tavern.
Food, drink, music and fun are all highlighted at Woodinville’s annual events. Topping the list are Chateau Ste. Michelle’s renowned summer concert series and the Celebrate Woodinville Concerts & Festival.
Simply put, there’s a lot to love about Woodinville’s quality of life!