The Farmer's Market, Olympia, Washington



Office of International Programs
and Development

5000 Abbey Way SE
Old Main Room 430
Lacey, WA 98503
Phone: 360-438-4504
Fax: 360-438-4359
Email: intladmissions@stmartin.edu
Hours: M-F, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. PST


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Olympia and local area information

Population
Lacey: 40,130
Olympia: 45,500
Tumwater: 12,700
Thurston County: 252,400

Airport information
The closest international airport to Saint Martin’s is the Seattle-Tacoma Airport (SEA). It is a one hour drive away from Saint Martin’s University.

These are hotels located near Saint Martin’s Lacey campus:

  • Holiday Inn Express
    Ask for the Saint Martin’s discount rate. Approximately $104/night, however rates vary seasonally.
    360-491-7985. 4704 Park Center Ave., Lacey WA, 98516
    www.holiday-inn.com
  • Ramada
    Ask for the Saint Martin’s rate: $99.75/night*
    360-459-8866. 4520 E. Martin Way, Olympia, WA 98516
    www.ramada.com
  • Comfort Inn of Lacey
    Ask for the Saint Martin’s rate: $89.00/night*
    360-456-6300. 4700 Park Center Ave. N.E., Lacey, WA 98516
    www.comfortinn.com
  • Days Inn, Capitol Inn
    $85-$95/night*
    360-493

*Prices are subject to change

Activities
Area ski mountains include Crystal Mountain, White Pass and Stevens Pass.

There are hundreds of miles of trails for cycling in the area.

The Olympia area has several golf courses, all beautiful in their own way!

There is the Puget Sound and many lakes throughout the area. Try kayaking, boating, stand up paddling, or just relax and enjoy the beauty!

Shopping
Olympia downtown is a great place to go check out local shops that range from clothing boutiques to sporting stores. Each store has its own unique character and employees that are happy to help you find the perfect gift.

The Olympia Farmers Market is an amazing outdoor market with top quality produce, fresh seafood, cut flowers, desserts, eggs, jams, jellies, and live entertainment! It’s a great place to spend a morning or afternoon!

The Westfield Capitol Mall is the area mall and it has over 120 retailers ready to meet all your needs!

There are many outlet malls within driving distance. You can check out Nike, Gap, Banana Republic, Polo, Billabong and more - all at discount prices!

Outdoors
The Olympia area has over 30 local recreational parks that can be used for walking, picnicking, or enjoying the water, playgrounds, ball fields and more. Go ahead, get out and enjoy some time outside!

Washington state parks and Mount Rainier National Park are great daytrips to explore area wilderness. Go camping, view wildlife, or take a long hike at these unique and scenic locations.