Travelers are voting Lake Sammamish, Lake Washington and Angle Lake as the best of 7 lakes near Seattle. There are 4 lakes near Puyallup a city just 30 km from Seattle and 1 lake near Sultan which is 30 km distant. The most popular of these are Lake Tapps near Puyallup and Lake Sammamish in Sultan. You can find 52 lakes in Washington and 2099 lakes in the country of United States. Our members favorite in Washington is Lake Tapps and Lake Superior is the top pick in United States. Want more? Check out our map of lakes near Seattle.