Get an overview of this hotelRetro-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.

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 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.

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

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Refrigerator  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

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


Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Desk 
  • Down comforter 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • Free local calls 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • LCD TV 
  • Minibar 
  • Phone 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Separate sitting area 

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 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed

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


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Valet parking fee: USD 35 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 45 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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