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Top Downtown Seattle Historic Hotels

Inn at the Market
4 out of 5
86 Pine St, Seattle, WA
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The price is $244 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (996 reviews)

"Location is perfect but Seattle after 5pm becomes a ghost town and eerie."…"

Reviewed on Aug 10, 2020

Inn at the Market
Mayflower Park Hotel
4 out of 5
405 Olive Way, Seattle, WA
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The price is $134 per night
4.6/5Exceptional! (1,574 reviews)

"I liked the property, staff was great, great value."…"

Reviewed on Jun 14, 2020

Mayflower Park Hotel
Fairmont Olympic Hotel
5 out of 5
411 University St, Seattle, WA
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The price is $269 per night
4.6/5Exceptional! (1,146 reviews)

"Beautiful historic hotel in Seattle that was newly renovated. They are still renovating the lobby and amenities are not all open due to Covid. However it's definitely worth a stay. The rooms are well appointed and decoration is good but not great. Better than most corporate hotels."…"

Reviewed on Jul 26, 2020

Fairmont Olympic Hotel
Kimpton Alexis Hotel
4 out of 5
1007 1st Ave, Seattle, WA
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The price is $178 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (995 reviews)

"I always enjoy staying at the Alexis. It's an amazing hotel for people who are sick of corporate business hotels."…"

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2020

Kimpton Alexis Hotel
The Arctic Club Seattle - a DoubleTree by Hilton
4 out of 5
700 3rd Avenue, Seattle, WA
The price is $199 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (998 reviews)

"Easy early check-in with a warm cookie got our day going well. Well preserved historic building."…"

Reviewed on Dec 23, 2019

The Arctic Club Seattle - a DoubleTree by Hilton
The Belltown Inn
2.5 out of 5
2301 Third Avenue, Seattle, WA
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The price is $76 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (2,597 reviews)

"Friendly staff upon arrival of the facility. While few amenities were available, the room was clean and comfortable. There was plenty of space to move about the room."…"

Reviewed on Jul 18, 2020

The Belltown Inn
Hotel Theodore
4 out of 5
1531 7th Ave, Seattle, WA
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4.4/5Wonderful! (1,525 reviews)
Great stay at Hotel Theodore

"My room was clean and comfortable. Staff was nice and very helpful."…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

Hotel Theodore
Motif Seattle
4 out of 5
1415 5th Ave, Seattle, WA
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The price is $144 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (2,216 reviews)

"We had a very good check-in experience, and was given a room with a great view. Staff were very friendly and helpful to us - we were treated very well. Thanks."…"

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2020

Motif Seattle
The Edgewater - A Noble House Hotel
4 out of 5
Pier 67, 2411 Alaskan Way, Seattle, WA
The price is $209 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (1,420 reviews)

"Look no further this hotel was incredible rooms sre beautiful restaurant was excellent perfect hotel if you are going on a cruise t"…"

Reviewed on Aug 9, 2020

The Edgewater - A Noble House Hotel
Hotel Sorrento
4 out of 5
900 Madison St, Seattle, WA
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The price is $149 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (999 reviews)

"Such a great location for my medical visit. I enjoyed a fabulous dinner in the courtyard and can’t say enough good things about the food. The bread was fresh, the summer squash salad was amazing and they have some magic coffee - I had to ask the chef what it was. So delish. Excellent service and ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 4, 2020

Hotel Sorrento
Best Western Plus Pioneer Square Hotel Downtown
2.5 out of 5
77 Yesler Way, Seattle, WA
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The price is $99 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (994 reviews)

"Excellent customer service!"…"

Reviewed on Aug 7, 2020

Best Western Plus Pioneer Square Hotel Downtown
Staypineapple, Hotel FIVE, Downtown Seattle
3.5 out of 5
2200 Fifth Avenue, Seattle, WA
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The price is $104 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (1,576 reviews)

"Everything about it was great. The only thing that threw me off was not understanding the clean-up stuff like having towel on the floor as an indicator to clean, which led to dirty towels when I came home. That was because I didn't read the pamphlet (which I imagine a lot of others miss as well). ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 21, 2020

Staypineapple, Hotel FIVE, Downtown Seattle
Courtyard Seattle Downtown Pioneer Square
3 out of 5
612 2nd Ave, Seattle, WA
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The price is $128 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (1,000 reviews)

"It was nice in our room and the beed was comfy. The restaurant was late open for dinner and breakfast. We were immensely over charged for breakfast."…"

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2020

Courtyard Seattle Downtown Pioneer Square
Hotel Max
3.5 out of 5
620 Stewart, Seattle, WA
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4.2/5Very Good! (1,437 reviews)

"The staff were all very accomodating and so personable and nice! The the free beer happy hour was a great bonus!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2020

Hotel Max
The Westin Seattle
4 out of 5
1900 5th Ave, Seattle, WA
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The price is $159 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (1,473 reviews)

"Given the challenges that downtown Seattle is facing, the Westin staff was very accommodating and helpful. Strongly recommend staying here if your travels take you to the area."…"

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2020

The Westin Seattle
Executive Hotel Pacific
3 out of 5
400 Spring St, Seattle, WA
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The price is $86 per night
3.8/5Good! (1,254 reviews)

"Outstanding hotel with reasonable prices. Half the price of two other hotels on the same block. Only a couple of blocks from Pike Street Market"…"

Reviewed on Mar 7, 2020

Executive Hotel Pacific
Pensione Nichols
2 out of 5
1923 First Avenue, Seattle, WA
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3.8/5Good! (284 reviews)

"Great price, & locale. Reminded me of my travel-experiences in Europe (pensione’s; funky accommodations, BUT ‘you get what you pay for’. It’s ideal for single-traveller’s. The owner/proprietor was pleasant & helpful, but needs to pay attn: to details (the little things that make one’s ‘stay’ enjoyable’); ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2019

Pensione Nichols
The Inn at Virginia Mason
2.5 out of 5
1006 Spring Street, Seattle, WA
The price is $118 per night
3.7/5Good! (995 reviews)

"Immediate Access to VM hospital. Pleasant, professional staff. Reasonable cost."…"

Reviewed on Jul 25, 2020

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Your Guide to Historic Hotels in Downtown Seattle

When you go on a Downtown Seattle trip out of town, it's easy to decide on a modern hotel, or a chain you are familiar with. You may be used to your hotel having all the familiar amenities. However, staying in an in a more distinguished hotel can elevate your holiday. A stay in a Downtown Seattle historic hotel still gives you a fully-furnished room and one with lots of character. Furthermore, it allows you to immerse yourself in Downtown Seattle's past.

Old-World Charm, New World Amenities

When you walk through your Downtown Seattle hotel's doors, you'll be whisked to a previous era. With their Victorian-style Downtown Seattle hotels and areas infused with a rich history, you'll love the look and feel of these truly unique accommodations. Although these hotels are historic, they have most of the modern amenities that help you relax during your holiday. You'll notice your room furnished with a comfy bed, and about anything you'll need for a marvelous visit.

Once you've checked out the hotel's grounds, you can continue to take in this culturally-rich region by touring the famed landmarks and art galleries. Of course, all this time traveling will stimulate your appetite. Feel free to read our guest reviews for recommendations from other travelers to help make your Downtown Seattle visit wonderful. You can also ask your hotels' front desk staff to point to where some of the local spots to grab a cocktail or dinner in Downtown Seattle are.

Reserve Your Downtown Seattle Historic Hotel Today!

If you wish to get the most out of your Downtown Seattle visit, a stay in a vintage hotel will elevate your experience in this historic city. Having 548 of these one-of-a-kind lodgings to decide from. Rates on these Downtown Seattle historic hotels range from $76 to . You're sure to discover one that ideal for your stay. But, just like the past civilizations you're examining, these deals won't last forever. Book soon to get your room in one of these distinctive properties.

Frequently asked questions

What should I expect on my historical trip to Downtown Seattle?
Significant historical sites in Downtown Seattle are probably at the top of your travel itinerary. Be sure to check out the array of shops and acclaimed art scene while you’re here. You can also discover the great live music in this vibrant area.
What's the best accommodation in Downtown Seattle to absorb the local history?
Based on our travel expertise, Mayflower Park Hotel is a top 4-star historic hotel bookable on Expedia and it offers a restaurant. Pike Place Market is a short walk away. A couple of other options close to historic sites include MarQueen Hotel and Best Western Plus Pioneer Square Hotel Downtown.
How many historically relevant hotels are there in Downtown Seattle?
Downtown Seattle is home to 545 hotels and other accommodations bookable on Expedia, including 62 designated as historic hotels or close to historic sites.
What are the most important historical sites and other places to visit in Downtown Seattle?
Downtown Seattle is notable for landmarks like Pike Place Market, Moore Theater, and Original Starbucks. Known for its art and theaters, cultural venues include Seattle Waterfront, Seattle Paramount Theatre, and Chihuly Garden and Glass. Other popular sights include Space Needle and Seattle Aquarium.
What is a historic hotel like in Downtown Seattle?
Guests who choose historic hotels have the chance to stay in a building that has been recognized with an official historic designation. Historic hotels throughout the world can be castles, palaces, grand homes or even old police stations, pubs, lodges or skyscrapers — any building that’s been identified as being of special interest. These types of hotels in Downtown Seattle usually retain authentic elements like traditional architecture and period features in their communal spaces or guestrooms.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
The two are similar. “Historic hotel” is a term often used in the U.S., while you’ll often hear “heritage hotel” in Asia and Europe. Historic hotels tend to put more importance on the architecture and building. A heritage hotel draws meaning mainly from the cultural value and how it influenced the community.
Do historic hotels in Downtown Seattle have modern facilities?
Yes. Every effort is made to preserve historic facades and treasured traditions, but hotel interiors are fitted with modern conveniences and safety features. Guests can expect the usual amenities you’d get from a hotel such as private rooms with updated bathroom facilities, heating and air conditioning, and free and fast Internet. In Downtown Seattle, booking a historic hotel doesn’t mean you’re picking a place that’s rundown.

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