Book your room at The Inn at El Gaucho

Room type

Junior Suite, 1 Queen Bed

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Junior Suite, 1 Queen Bed, Ocean View

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Retro-chic boutique hotel in Seattle's hip Belltown

Clubs and cafés

Seattle's stylish Belltown, brimming with cafés, clubs, and boutiques, is the setting for this inn with stylish retro-1950s decor; the Space Needle and Pike Place Market are both within a half-mile.

Sizzling steakhouse

The nationally honored El Gaucho steakhouse features dry-aged Angus beef grilled over glowing coals in an exhibition kitchen. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available throughout the hotel.

Ultra-luxe linens

The 17 junior suites indulge with Anichini Egyptian-cotton linens, feather/down duvets, glove-soft Italian leather sofas, plasma TVs, L'Occitane bath products, and market-fresh flowers.

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Inn at El Gaucho is in Seattle's Belltown neighborhood, at the edge of the downtown core. The Pike Place Market, Space Needle, Experience Music Project, and waterfront are within a half-mile. El Gaucho, the steakhouse, is on the first floor, below the hotel. The building also houses the Big Picture, a small-scale movie house specializing in independent films.

The hotel prides itself on gracious, personalized attention. Guests can order room service from El Gaucho, including Chateaubriand for Two, carved at bedside, and work out in a nearby fitness center. The hotel provides coffee in the lobby, and complimentary wired and wireless Internet access throughout. Secure valet parking (surcharge) is available.

The hotel is smoke-free. Fines apply for smoke-free violations. Please note there is no elevator and guests must climb a flight of stairs to enter.

  • Concierge services
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Bar/lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Number of floors - 1
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Total number of rooms - 17
  • Multilingual staff
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Coffee/tea in lobby
  • Free WiFi
  • Free wired high-speed Internet
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Rollaway/extra beds available


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Premium bedding
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Air conditioning
  • Free newspaper
  • Ceiling fan
  • Climate control
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free local calls
  • Premium TV channels
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Designer toiletries
  • Bathrobes
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room massage available
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Plasma TV
  • HDTV
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Desk
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Separate sitting area
  • Phone
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Free WiFi
  • Free wired high-speed Internet
  • Cable TV service
  • Down comforter
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets
  • Individually furnished
  • Individually decorated
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Where to Eat

El Gaucho - Award-winning steakhouse with hip ambience. 28-day, dry-aged Certified Angus Prime Beef grilled over hot coals in exhibition kitchen. Menu highlights include Chateaubriand for Two, carved tableside; "Flaming Sword" Brochette of Tenderloin; Hazelnut-Crusted Rack of Lamb; Tableside Caesar Salad. Seating at tables and on mink-backed leather banquettes. Curved, tufted-leather bar. Baby grand piano, with nightly music. Dinner only. Located on main level of building, beneath hotel.

Nearby Things to Do

The hotel offers discounted passes to a health club about five blocks away. In addition to a wide array of cardio and weight machines, the club includes an indoor pool, indoor running track, basketball gym, racquetball and squash courts, pro shop, saunas, steam rooms, and spa tubs.

Myrtle Edwards Park, four blocks from the hotel, has waterfront walking and bicycling paths. At the Elliott Bay Water Taxi's West Seattle landing, guests can rent in-line skates or bikes, or take a sea-kayaking tour. Mountain hikes and the Summit at Snoqualmie ski area are within 60 miles of Seattle.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
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Spa Services

Massages are available (surcharge).

  • Massages

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No elevators

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