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Residence Inn Seattle Downtown/Lake Union

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 15 November 2013

Very friendly staff at this facility. From housekeeping to front desk everyone is very helpful and nice. Management is doing a good job! The room is very comfortable, well furnished and the amenities are very good. Housekeeping is very attentive and accommodating when requests are left for them. The breakfast buffet is good considering it is included. The light dinner...

1Thank Mr_Firestone
Kingston, New York
Reviewed 15 November 2013

Spent 5 days at the Residence Inn in October and was very pleased with the entire experience. We had six women and a 17 month old in a two bedroom suite and it was more than enough room. We never cooked in the room, but filled our fridge to the brim. What a help that was with a small toddler....

1Thank TammyHilfiger
richland, wa
Reviewed 15 November 2013

After a glorious two week stay on Maui my husband and I booked 5 nights at the residence inn for shopping, etc in Seattle before heading home. The first two nights were great. Upgraded room with wonderful balcony and lake view. The trolley was super convenient and fun to ride to head uptown. Breakfast great. Housekeeping and cleanliness average. Furniture...

2Thank davekathy
New Delhi, India
Reviewed 15 November 2013

after long reaserch i found this hotel to stay in seattle for business trip about more then 1 month. And thanks to my friend who refer it. Hotel is in heart of city lake union. Very well maintained and well furnished room with fully equipeed kitchen. Every major office,mall,hangout places are nearby. local transport easy to access. The best part...

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Delta, British Columbia, Canada
Reviewed 8 November 2013

We found the hotel was great. There were 6 of us in total plus the family dog. The room was great as it had a king size bed for the grandparents and two queen size beds for the kids and their parents. Along with that a common area and kitchen. Great for a large crowd! Lots of room in total...

2Thank Johnboy535
Danville, California
Reviewed 4 November 2013

I stay at Marriott's several times per year and I really like the brand but I was seriously disappointed in the Residence Inn at Lake Union. The entire hotel is in desperate need of being remodeled and updated. Help, I've fallen in 1979 and I can't get up! Everything is old and tired with outdated decor and questionable cleanliness. The...

3Thank Morris S
Ryan N, General Manager at Residence Inn Seattle Downtown/Lake Union, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, I am very sorry to hear that you were not satisfied with your stay. I wanted to let you know that we will be starting a complete renovation of the hotel’s public space next month. It will be quite a transformation of our lobby and hotel. I hope that you will reconsider and try us again after...

Cape Elizabeth, Maine
Reviewed 1 November 2013

I think it must have been an Embassy suites before a Marriott property.Great size suites, comfortable for a several day stay. Fab free breakfast and even great free heavy apps in the evening on certain nites with free wine / beer. Front desk tries hard. Housekeeping staff are nice. Streetcar stop 1block away. Nice lake side location. Restaurants across the...

1Thank Hafkiwi
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 31 October 2013

Average rooms, average customer service. Staff is alright but not willing to to go the "extra mile" to help you with a question/concern. Rooms were clean and the breakfast was hot and tasting though. Just make sure you check your room when you leave because getting the staff to check for personal belongings is a nightmare. Lots of miscommunication going...

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Springfield, MA
Reviewed 24 October 2013

My husband had a conference in downtown, but we needed a family friendly hotel to share with our two small children (6 months old and 4 years old). We reserved a one bedroom suite, but upon check in, they upgraded us to a two bedroom suite which was a great surprise!! It was perfect for us. A full kitchen/living room...

1Thank Frenchfrylover
central pennsylvania
Reviewed 23 October 2013

Feather free room was not available for me when I checked in at 3:30 - but another room was given to me. Staff were very friendly and helpful. many restaurants are located across the street, along with the streetcar that can you take to the shopping district. That costs $2.50...quite a bargain Breakfast was very good and plentiful...seating was no...

Thank glebo

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Residence Inn Seattle Downtown/Lake Union

Address: 800 Fairview Ave. N, Seattle, WA 98109
Region: United States > Washington > Seattle
Price Range: ₹ 15,743 - ₹ 31,940 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Residence Inn Seattle Downtown/Lake Union 3*
Number of rooms: 234
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Residence Inn Seattle Downtown/Lake Union Hotel Seattle
Seattle Residence Inn
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#36 Family Hotel in Seattle
#40 Business Hotel in Seattle
#43 Romantic Hotel in Seattle
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“Higher floors are quieter.”
CMPofCharleston, 8 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a view of the space needle and Lake Union”
twinboysplusone, 6 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Higher floors are better.”
happpycamper, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
“high floors are better and try to avoid the Fairview side - very busy and lots of traffic”
timothyp861, 25 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on higher floors are quieter as the hotel has open hallways overlooking the atrium lobby.”
dillydally77, 13 Dec 2016 | Read review
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