Spanaway, WA

Spanaway is a town near Tacoma, WA, which has a current population of 21,000 people. It is often linked with its neighbor Parkland and was originally under the control of the Hudson Bay Company which raised many agricultural products in the area. Nearby Spanaway Lake is a large attraction for those looking to relocate to the area. Located just 9 miles from the Fort Lewis Army Base, the town offers new residents a quiet community in a more rural setting for those looking to raise a family here.

Homes for sale in the area start at $169,000 for a 3 bedroom, 2 bath residence. Rental properties such as apartments are also available starting at a monthly rent of $590. For those visitors looking for temporary lodging, local hotels such as the Holiday Inn Express and the Red Lion Hotel offer accommodations including high speed internet access and complimentary breakfasts. Nightly rates start at $119.

Local attractions include the Le May Car Museum which features hundreds of antique cars in the largest privately owned car collection in the world. Harold and Nancy Le May are the proud owners of the collection and offer visitors 1-2 hour tours by reservation. The museum is open year-round and offers a gift shop as well. The Lake Spanaway Golf Course is also nearby and offers a very challenging course for players of all levels.

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