If you’ve got a crew of mini golfers, you’re in luck! Seattle boasts a number of miniature golf courses with various themes. From ranges with realistic forest settings to ranges with whimsical fantasy villages, windmills and brightly colored props, these spectacular spots are not only fun, but designed for all ages. If you’re ready to practice your putting, scroll down for 11 spots to play mini golf.
Family Fun Center
With a name like Family Fun Center, you know this place has got to be awesome. It's so awesome in fact, there are two locations to serve all your family fun needs. The courses were built with kids in mind, so you’re going to find lots of wild and wacky holes to keep your little golfers stimulated. There are two 18-hole outdoor courses to explore at the Tukwila location (Memory Lane and Arctic Adventure) and one in Edmonds that is half indoors and half outdoors. You can come for just the miniature golf or buy a package deal that runs on a point system where you can check out the other attractions like bumper boats, frog hopper, go karts and an arcade. Psst..the courses are designed for ages 5 and older, but tiny tots will still enjoy chasing the ball around.
7300 Fun Center Way
Tukwila, WA 98188
Hours: Dependent upon month and day of the week. Check their website for specific times.
7212 S.W. 220th St.
Edmonds, WA 98026
Hours: Dependent upon month and day of the week. Check their website for specific tim
Interbay Golf Center
Located between Magnolia and Queen Anne, Interbay Golf Center is the perfect place for some serious mini golf. It doesn’t boast the traditional flair of windmills, clowns and other brightly colored props, so if you love the idea of a more authentic golfing experience, this place is perfect! They offer an 18-hole course that isn’t too challenging, but will keep the kiddos (and you!) entertained. Psst! If your budding golfers are still feeling adventurous, take them up to the driving range to hit a bucket of balls when you’re done putting.
2501 15th Ave. W.
Seattle, WA 98119
Cost: $9/Adults; $6.50/Juniors (17 & under)
Rhein Haus Tacoma
Tacoma's newest course at Rhein Haus Tacoma offers a German-themed putt putt experience your kids are going to love! The 9-hole course features a Brat Windmill, Pretzel-de-Loop, Rumpelstiltskin castle and more. Averaging about 30 minutes to play, this course is a perfect before-or-after-meal activity. The best part? Right now, it's only $5 per person to play and no reservations are required; just let your host or server know you'd like to play.
In addition to mini golf, Rhein Haus Tacoma also features four indoor bocce ball courts, a large outdoor patio and delish German fare (think: house-made sausages and pretzels accompanied by 24 drafts featuring both European and Northwestern beers).
Good to know: The course is available for private party reservations (hello, birthday bash!). Contact email@example.com for more details.
Hours: Mon.-Thurs., 4 p.m.-10 p.m.; Fri., 4 p.m.-2 a.m.; Sat., 11 a.m.-2 a.m.; Sun., 11 a.m.-10 p.m.
649 Division Ave.
Tacoma, WA 98403
Riverbend Golf Complex
Located in Kent, this miniature golf course is the real deal complete with water hazards and bunkers. It’s an 18-hole golf course perfect for everyone, no matter what your skill level. Psst! Try the course at night for a totally different experience—it’s fully lined with lights!
2020 West Meeker St.
Kent, WA 98032
Cost: $8/Adults, $7/Seniors (55 & over); $6/Juniors (17 & under)
Hours: Daily, 8 a.m.-9 p.m. (last round sold at 8 p.m.)
Mike N’ Terry’s Outdoor Fun Park
It’s hard not to be happy when you’re playing mini golf, right? And a trip to play mini golf at this Puyallup location is sure to elicit giggles and smiles out of your little ones. There are two courses to choose from, so you can come again (and again) and be challenged each time. Psst! If your mini golfers get tired of swinging their clubs around, this fun park has just about everything that kids could want: go karts, batting cages and concession stands. Come for the golf, stay all day for the family run attractions!
Good to Know: Be sure to hit up the ATM before you arrive as this is a cash only course. Don’t worry though if you forget, there is an ATM on site.
6326 114th Ave. Ct. E.
Puyallup, WA 98371
Cost: $7.50/one course; $11.25/both courses; $3.75/Kids (under 48″); Kids under 40″ Free
Hours: Dependent upon month and day of the week. Call for current times.
Willows Run Discovery Trail
At this fun course, golfers are encouraged to take a journey through the wilderness where they might encounter an eagle, coyote, cougar and bear while also trying to avoid a variety of hazards. Stay on the trail or you might get a scolding from a grouchy bear. The course is located in a beautiful setting, so it will keep golfers of all ages engaged. Psst! Make sure to call ahead to ensure you can play as they often host private parties and corporate events.
10402 Willows Rd N.E.
Redmond, WA 98052
Cost:$11/Adults; $7.50/Kids (12 & under). Save $1-$1.50 if you arrive before 11 a.m.
Hours: Daily, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Last round sold at 2:30 p.m.
A family fave since the 60s, Parkland Putters in Tacoma is a real crowd-pleaser. They offer four different courses ranging from easy to hard, all complete with hidden holes, sand traps and much more. You can play one or if you are feeling really adventurous, play all four! Just make sure to bring your A game as they award ribbons to the winners at the end of each game. Psst…be fair and honest, but remember, it’s okay to throw a few mulligans in there (wink, wink).
10636 Sales Rd. S.
Tacoma, WA 98444
Cost: $6.50/Adults (13 & older); $5.50/Kids (12 & under); $3.50 per extra game
Hours: Dependent upon month and day of the week. Call for current times. Closed Nov.-Feb.
King Mini Golf Park
Located adjacent to Skate Tiffany’s in Puyallup, the beautiful King Mini Golf Park is one of the newest mini golf parks on our list having just opened last summer. Too hot to play during the day? Check out their Glow Golf which begins at 8 p.m. and if your kids still have energy left, consider tying on a part of roller skates at Skate Tiffany’s.
1113 N. Meridian
Puyallup, WA 98371
Cost: $9/Adults & Juniors (13-17); $6/Seniors & Kids (12 & under); 3 & under Free
Hours: Sun.-Thurs., 10 a.m.- 9 p.m.; Fri.-Sat.; 10 a.m.-11 p.m. Closed during the late fall and winter months.
Flat Stick Pub
Flat Stick Pub now has three locations and three very different mini golf courses to check out in Kirkland, Pioneer Square and in its brand-new spot in the South Lake Union neighborhood. Each 9-hole indoor mini golf course includes various “water hazards” and obstacles (like beer kegs or whimsical creatures). While this might be better suited for a date night for mom and dad, kids are allowed in the Kirkland and South Lake Union location until 7 p.m.
15 Lake St.
Kirkland, WA 98033
240 2nd Ave. S.
Seattle, WA 98104
609 Westlake Ave. N.
Seattle, WA 98109
Cost: $6/person at Kirkland; $7/person at Pioneer Square & Lake Union
Hours: Sun.-Thurs., noon-midnight; Fri.-Sat., noon-2 a.m. Minors are allowed until 7 p.m. at the Kirkland location only.
High Trek Adventures Mini Golf
While mostly known for it amazing ropes course and ziplines, the High Trek Adventures park in Everett added an 18-hold miniature golf course for those who would prefer to stay grounded or would like to add a little more fun to their visit. The park is also one of the cheapest locations to visit, too. Psst…we’ve been warned that holes 9 and 17 are a real challenge to conquer.
11928 Beverly Park Rd., Bldg. C
Everett, WA 98204
Cost: $9/Adults & Kids (11 & up); $5/Juniors (ages 7-10)
Hours: Dependent upon month and day of the week.
Good to Know: If you purchase a ropes course, your golf game is just $5. Also, be sure to download their golf scorecard app for easy scoring.
Snohomish Valley Golf Center
The Snohomish Vally Golf Center boasts of a 18-hole championship mini golf course, but don’t feel overwhelmed, it’s just a game. Set within views of the Cascade Mountain Range, the golf center offers a course with cascading waterfall and a meandering creek creating a peaceful and tranquil environment.
8511 Marsh Road
Snohomish, WA 98296
Cost: $10/Adults; $8/Juniors (12 & under) & Seniors (55 & older)
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