Built inside a former bank building, this 20-storey hotel comprises a total of 307 guest rooms and suites. The air-conditioned establishment welcomes its guests into a large lobby with living-room-style seating, a fireplace, and a photo gallery with two-dozen historical black-and-white images of downtown Seattle. The hotel is popular with both business and leisure travellers, and facilities include 24-hour reception and check-out services, a hotel safe, lift access, a café, a bar and a restaurant. Business guests are sure to appreciate the conference facilities and Internet access, and a laundry service is provided for a fee. Guests arriving by car can leave their vehicles in the nearby car park for a fee.
This city and conference hotel is conveniently located in downtown Seattle, between Pike and Union streets in the heart of downtown Seattle. The hotel is surrounded by restaurants, shops and entertainment venues, meanwhile, downtown's most popular attractions such as Pike Place Market, the Space Needle and Pioneer Square, to name but a few, are within easy reach of the hotel. The hotel is also centrally located within 4 blocks of downtown theatres, shopping and the convention centre. Guests will find a number of tourist attractions, shops and nightlife spots within close proximity to the hotel. Vancouver can be reached in around 3 hours by car, whilst Seattle-Tacoma International Airport is approximately 20 km from the accommodation.
The hotel consists of 287 double/twin rooms and 10 suites. All guest rooms are completely renovated (2009), non-smoking, and feature satellite TV, iHome docking stations, coffee and coffeemakers, complimentary daily newspapers, bathrobes and pillow-top mattresses. The en suite bathrooms are fitted with a shower, bath and hairdryer, and in-room amenities include a direct dial telephone, an ironing set, air conditioning and heating. Rooms have city skyline or Elliott Bay views.
The hotel offers all guests use of an on-site gym.
Dining options include the Terrace Garden, which features regional cuisine and a large outdoor patio with Elliott Bay views. Guests can also enjoy English-style fare in the street-level Elephant and Castle Pub.
The following credit cards are accepted as methods of payment: American Express, MasterCard and VISA.
From the airport take I5 Northbound to Downtown Seattle. Take the Seneca Street exit, turn right on 6th Avenue, turn left on Pine Street, turn left again on 5th Avenue. The hotel is located on the left-hand side, midway between Pike and Union Street.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV
Iron and board
King size bed