Welcome to Clyde Hill
A distinguished community with spectacular views of Washington’s greatest wonders
The city of Clyde Hill is a quaint community located east of Seattle that boasts sweeping views of Lake Washington, Mount Rainer, the Olympic Mountains, the Cascade Mountain range, and the Seattle skyline. Its towering evergreens line Clyde Hill’s residential streets, where large homes in a variety of architectural styles sit atop beautifully landscaped lawns. As one of the most affluent communities in metro Seattle, this serene neighborhood is a haven for homeowners looking for a quiet lifestyle within minutes of Seattle and its surrounding tech hubs.
With a history dating back to the 1880s, Clyde Hill began as a farming community where settlers grew wheat, strawberries, potatoes, and more. Today, this residential cluster of around 4,000 people is neighbored by Bellevue, a tech hub with offices for industry giants like Expedia, Microsoft, T-Mobile, and others. Filled with beautiful homes on spacious lots, Clyde Hill is a homeowner’s paradise, with many properties featuring multi-car garages, pools, home theaters, and large spaces for entertaining both indoors and out.
What to Love
Upmarket real estate with luxurious features
Amazing school district
Bordered by Bellevue’s abundant city amenities
People & Lifestyle
Surrounded by innovative tech companies and filled with coveted real estate, Clyde Hill attracts those looking for spacious luxury homes within a close-knit community. With excellent schools in and around the neighborhood as well as older estates and new custom-built properties, Clyde Hill’s homeowners range from longtime residents to newcomers with young children. Throughout the week, residents take advantage of the quiet, hilly streets to spend time outside and get some exercise as well as try their golf game out at the neighboring Overlake Golf and Country Club.
Dining, Entertainment & Shopping
Given its small size (just over one square mile) and largely residential nature, Clyde Hill’s only business is a coffee shop; however, endless dining, entertainment, and shopping options are available just minutes away in Bellevue. A large Whole Foods Market and pharmacies are nearby for everyday conveniences and groceries, while has everything from department stores and upscale boutiques to a range of dining options and two luxury hotels with restaurants, bars, and spas to enjoy.
Nearby favorite restaurants include for high-end seafood, for sophisticated American fine dining, and Din Tai Fung for soup dumplings, noodles, and Taiwanese specialties. For a night on the town, try for cocktails, for live music, and for small plates and an impressive wine selection.
Things to Do
Given its proximity to Bellevue and all the Seattle metro area has to offer, Clyde Hill truly offers the best of both worlds. With high-end homes and stunning views, residents feel worlds away from the hustle and bustle while maintaining easy access to events, activities, and amenities in nearby Bellevue and beyond. A popular pastime just next door is the , a beautiful course established nearly 100 years ago that also features a pool and dining for members. Residents with a green thumb can spend weekends perusing the latest at , a five-acre, family-owned nursery in the neighborhood.
Clyde Hill offers its residents access to a number of outstanding schools in and around the neighborhood. Highlights include:
Clyde Hill Elementary School, PK-5
Sacred Heart School, PK-8
Chinook Middle School, 6-8