When it comes to Seattle hotels, you’ll find no shortage of style or comfort. The Emerald City boasts some of the most charming accommodations in the Pacific Northwest, from first-class hotels in walking distance of Pike’s Place Market to luxury hotels on the Seattle Waterfront. The possibilities are endless, so whether it’s pet-friendly boutique hotels in downtown Seattle that you’re after or business-friendly hotels near the airport, you’re sure to find some that cater to your specific taste.
2.5 star hotel
Area: South-Lake Union
0.68 mi from city center
Best Rooms: Rooms ending in *01 - *14 and *37 - *40, facing Aurora Ave N., on floors 5 - 6 (e.g. 501,614) offer an excellent view of the Space Needle.
Best Rooms: The hotel is surrounded by the buildings, you won't find much in the way of views.
Best Rooms: Most views are obstructed by surrounding buildings; however, rooms facing Spring St. may offer a better view.
Best Rooms: The Waterfront rooms provide the best views of Elliott Bay, especially from higher floors. If you book a Elliot Bay View room, be sure to request one that's looking straight at the bay, because there are many rooms in this category that don't actually provide a good view of the bay.
Best Rooms: Most rooms don't have an expansive view because of the surrounding buildings. Floor 20 is the highest floor and has the best views, facing north.
Best Rooms: All rooms offer city views, but to minimize obstruction from tall buildings nearby, request a room overlooking the Green Roof side of the building, above at least floor 9.