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Inn at the Market
4 out of 5
86 Pine St, Seattle, WA, 98101
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The price is $239 per night from Feb 5 to Feb 6
$239
per night
Feb 5 - Feb 6
4.7/5 Exceptional! (1,003 reviews)
"Customer service at the front desk was beyond amazing!!"

Reviewed on Dec 12, 2022

Inn at the Market
Mayflower Park Hotel
4 out of 5
405 Olive Way, Seattle, WA, 98101
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The price is $149 per night from Feb 3 to Feb 4
$149
per night
Feb 3 - Feb 4
4.6/5 Exceptional! (1,365 reviews)
"It’s the perfect location downtown. The staff was friendly and very helpful. Super quiet and had the best night sleep with super comfortable beds."

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2023

Mayflower Park Hotel
Fairmont Olympic Hotel
5 out of 5
411 University St, Seattle, WA, 98101
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The price is $234 per night from Feb 10 to Feb 11
$234
per night
Feb 10 - Feb 11
4.5/5 Wonderful! (1,019 reviews)
"Such a beautiful & elegant hotel. Staff reflects the elegance. They are welcoming and helpful. Dining options are incredible. An overall beautiful experience."

Reviewed on Jan 23, 2023

Fairmont Olympic Hotel

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Hotel Theodore
4 out of 5
1531 7th Ave, Seattle, WA, 98101
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The price is $159 per night from Feb 5 to Feb 6
$159
per night
Feb 5 - Feb 6
4.5/5 Wonderful! (1,035 reviews)
Great hotel
"This is my favorite place to stay in Seattle. It is a boutique hotel, lovely rooms and an amazing staff. It is close to many great venues, restaurants and a short walk to the water. The only drawback is that many rooms are fairly small so if you are traveling with another person, ask for a larger ..."

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2023

Hotel Theodore
Best Western Plus Pioneer Square Hotel Downtown
2.5 out of 5
77 Yesler Way, Seattle, WA, 98104
The price is $109 per night from Feb 5 to Feb 6
$109
per night
Feb 5 - Feb 6
4.5/5 Wonderful! (1,019 reviews)
"Very clean and quiet room."

Reviewed on Jan 30, 2023

Best Western Plus Pioneer Square Hotel Downtown
Hotel Sorrento
4 out of 5
900 Madison St, Seattle, WA, 98104
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The price is $149 per night from Jan 31 to Feb 1
$149
per night
Jan 31 - Feb 1
4.4/5 Wonderful! (1,021 reviews)
"This was a business trip that i wasn't looking forward to. However, that quickly changed when i set foot into the beautifully preserved Hotel Sorrento. The staff were pleasant and accommodating. My meeting ended up shorter than expected, so i was able to return to my room to relax a bit longer due ..."

Reviewed on Jan 18, 2023

Hotel Sorrento
Courtyard Seattle Downtown Pioneer Square
3 out of 5
612 2nd Ave, Seattle, WA, 98104
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The price is $152 per night from Feb 10 to Feb 11
$152
per night
Feb 10 - Feb 11
4.4/5 Excellent! (1,015 reviews)
"Super friendly concierge!! Was very impressed with the staff! Loved the location with it being super convenient walking distance of everything!"

Reviewed on Jan 21, 2023

Courtyard Seattle Downtown Pioneer Square
The Edgewater Hotel
4 out of 5
2411 Alaskan Way, Pier 67, Seattle, WA, 98121
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The price is $233 per night from Mar 2 to Mar 3
$233
per night
Mar 2 - Mar 3
4.4/5 Excellent! (1,013 reviews)
Great room, sad shower
"Great stay overall, only negative note I have is the bathroom specifically, the shower. There was a rather unpleasant smell of mildew as well as black spots on the stone shower wall. I don’t know if the black spots were mold, and there was only one patch on the wall. Everything about our stay was ..."

Reviewed on Jan 21, 2023

The Edgewater Hotel
The Inn at Virginia Mason
2.5 out of 5
1006 Spring Street, Seattle, WA, 98104
The price is $129 per night from Feb 1 to Feb 2
$129
per night
Feb 1 - Feb 2
3.7/5 Good! (1,019 reviews)
"We had a great stay, lovely room upgrade both visits which was highly appreciated! Great location to Virginia Mason for Medical appts. Love the old style feel of the place!"

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2023

The Inn at Virginia Mason
Executive Hotel Pacific
3 out of 5
400 Spring St, Seattle, WA, 98104
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The price is $95 per night from Feb 1 to Feb 2
$95
per night
Feb 1 - Feb 2
3.2/5 (1,044 reviews)
"Property and staff was nice. Only negative was that our bathroom door looked like it was built with the building back in the day lol"

Reviewed on Jan 19, 2023

Executive Hotel Pacific
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Downtown Seattle Historic Hotels information

 

Historic Hotels in Downtown Seattle

57

Highest price $239
Cheapest price $95
Number of guest reviews 10553
Total number of hotels in Downtown Seattle 761

 

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 fascinating museums while you're here. You can also discover the acclaimed theater scene in this vibrant area.

What's the best accommodation in Downtown Seattle to absorb the local history?

Based on our travel expertise, Quality Inn and Suites Seattle Center Downtown is a top 3.5-star hotel for history buffs booking on Expedia, and it features free breakfast and free WiFi. Pike Place Market is a short 16-minute walk away. A couple of other options close to historic sites include Oakwood at Via 6 and Hampton Inn & Suites Seattle-Downtown.

How many historically relevant hotels are there in Downtown Seattle?

Downtown Seattle is home to 581 hotels and other accommodations bookable on Expedia, including 6 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, Seattle Tower, and Moore Theater. Known for its art and theaters, cultural venues include Showbox at the Market, Benaroya Hall, and Seattle Art Museum. Other popular sights include Space Needle and Seattle Waterfront.

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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