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4 Reasons Why Residents Love The Steilacoom Neighborhood in Lakewood

Colleen Cook March 17, 2017

Boasting a beautiful natural setting alongside top-notch city amenities, Lakewood offers the best of both worlds. Located just south of Tacoma, Lakewood is named for its several gorgeous lakes that offer opportunities for boating, water sports, and stunning views!  

REALTOR® Colleen Cook and her clients especially treasure The Steilacoom Neighborhood in Lakewood, and here are her top 4 reasons why residents love it here:

1. Steilacoom Lake

The nearby Steilacoom Lake offers a wide range of activities to enjoy any time of year! Enjoy views of vibrant sunsets over the lake, and take in the view from Interlaken Bridge, a bridge that runs right through the middle of the lake.

2. Fort Steilacoom Park

This 340-acre park shows off several amenities to take advantage of, including a huge trail system, sports fields, an amazing playground, an off-leash dog park, picnic shelters, and more. There’s also plenty of parking

3. Lakewood Towne Center

Home to Safeway, Starbucks, Pier 1 Imports, Bed, Bath & Beyond, Panera, and so much more, this hub of dining, shopping, and services ensures everything you need is within reach. Running errands or enjoying a weekend of leisurely shopping is conveniently close by!

4. The Beautiful Natural Setting

Even though The Steilacoom Neighborhood is close to a long list of city amenities, it’s also surrounded by nature, the lake, and incredible old growth Garry Oak trees. Residents love the quiet atmosphere and the opportunity to be close to nature in Lakewood!


Would you like to learn more about living in Lakewood? Contact REALTOR® Colleen Cook via email at [email protected] or message her online here!

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