Fairmont Olympic Seattle Hotel

ex. Four Seasons Seattle

411 University Street, Seattle, United States, 98101  show map
 5 stars
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Fairmont Olympic Seattle Hotel

 Internet

Wi-Fi in public areas

Paid Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Indoor swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Massage

Jacuzzi

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

Continental breakfast

Editorial review:

This amazing Italian Renaissance hotel has an old-world charm and stunning public spaces. The service is top-notch and the indoor pool is very attractive. The beds are comfortable and the Georgian Room restaurant is divine.

Verified Reviews:

  • Central location - Breakfast was expensive - Free shuttle service - Rooms are in excellent condition
  • Room was very clean - Comfortable king size bed - Nice sitting area and desk - One night of parking was $28
  • Close to the cruise pier - Front desk staff and concierge staff are very friendly - Lovely indoor pool
  • Service was excellent - Room only has a minibar - No microwave, no coffee pot - Great breakfast
  • Walking distance of the downtown hub - Room was spacy enough - Free wireless internet

Overview

The four-star Fairmont Olympic Hotel Seattle is comfortably nestled in the downtown Seattle, facing the Bainbridge Island and the sea.

The property provides splendid Italian Renaissance architecture and up-to-date facilities.

All 450 guest rooms and suites are completed with traditional elegant décor and spacious en suite bathroom.

There are three restaurants, the Georgian, chic Shuckers and the sophisticated Terrace bar.

The business center features wireless high-speed internet technology and state-of-the-art video-conferencing capabilities. The spacious 11 meeting rooms can accommodate up to 750 people in 2,300sqm of event space.

The Health Club includes a swimming pool, whirlpool, cardio machines and men's and women's locker rooms and saunas, as well as premiere spa and wellness center.

Year renovated:   2006.  Number of floors:   11.  Number of rooms:   450.

Rooms

The property provides facilities for guests with disabilities and non-smoking rooms.

Fairmont Rooms include cozy dressing areas and work desk.

Deluxe Rooms feature intimate sitting area and down pillows.

Executive Suites are fitted with separate living room and plush armchair.

Corner Suites are completed with two large marble bathrooms and dining table up to six guests.

The Cascade Suite provide large windows overlooking Seattle's financial center and spacious parlor.

Dining options

The Georgian Restaurant serves French-inspired Northwest cuisine and regional wine list and is open for breakfast from 6.30am till 10am and for lunch and dinner from 11.30am to 10pm.

Shuckers with beautiful oak paneling and unique tin ceiling offers selection of fresh fish, seafood and thirteen kinds of oysters.

The Terrace piano bar provides selection of refined refreshments, exotic martinis, champagnes and cocktails, accompanied by live piano music.

A full breakfast is served at affordable prices. 

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Facilities

General

  • Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid on-site parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • 24-hour security
  • Free safe at reception
  • Multilingual staff
  • Pets allowed (limited amount or weight)
  • Lobby
  • Sundry/Convenience store
  • Souvenir shop
  • Coffee shop
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Ski storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Guest Parking

  • public parking is possible on site at USD 39 per day.
  • private parking is possible on site at USD 49 per day.

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid city shuttle
  • Paid valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Paid porterage
  • Bicycle rental
  • Car rental
  • Limousine service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Cafe
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/Baby cots
  • Paid babysitting/Child services
  • Children's play area
  • Children's pool
  • Video games
  • Kids club

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Health club
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sauna
  • Shiatsu massage
  • Garden area

Room view

  • City view
  • Courtyard view

Room facilities

  • Paid Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Connecting rooms
  • Separate sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers

Kitchen facilities

  • Refrigerator on request

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Down comforter

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Voice mail
  • CD player
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 18 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of USD 40 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel Fairmont Olympic Seattle Hotel Seattle location
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Hotel Address:

411 University Street, Seattle, United States, 98101

Get directions
City Center
  • Seattle
    300 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • Auburn Station
    34.5km
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Purple Cafe (cuisine: Eclectic)
    60 m
  • Shucker's (cuisine: Seafood)
    50 m
Parks
  • Freeway Park
    260 m
  • Seattle Theater Group- Paramount
    650 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    11
  • Number of rooms:
    450

Rooms and availability

The property provides facilities for guests with disabilities and non-smoking rooms.

Fairmont Rooms include cozy dressing areas and work desk.

Deluxe Rooms feature intimate sitting area and down pillows.

Executive Suites are fitted with separate living room and plush armchair.

Corner Suites are completed with two large marble bathrooms and dining table up to six guests.

The Cascade Suite provide large windows overlooking Seattle's financial center and spacious parlor.

Fairmont Olympic Seattle Hotel Executive Suite Executive Suite King Nonsmoking
Executive Suite
Bed type: Double Bed or King Size bed or 2 Single beds
Size: 42m2
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  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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The suite is well-appointed and offers partial privacy for business meetings. Executive Suite features one elegantly furnished bedroom, a spacious bathroom and adjacent dressing area. The bedroom is separated from the living room by draped French doors. The luxurious living room is furnished with a couch and one plush armchair. The size of the room is 41㎡.

Room facilities
    Fairmont Olympic Seattle Hotel Deluxe Executive Suite Executive Suite King Nonsmoking
    Deluxe Executive Suite
    Bed type: King Size bed or Double Bed or 1 Super-King Size bed
    Size: 42m2
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    • Air conditioning
    • Private bathroom
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    The suite is well-appointed and offers partial privacy for business meetings. Executive Suite features one elegantly furnished bedroom a spacious bathroom and adjacent dressing area. The bedroom is separated from the living room by draped French doors. The luxurious living room is furnished with a sofa bed and one plush armchair. The living area can comfortably accommodate six people for an intimate reception. The size of the room is 45㎡.

    Room facilities
      Fairmont Olympic Seattle Hotel Corner Suite  Executive Suite King Nonsmoking
      Corner Suite
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      The suite is well-appointed and offers partial privacy for business meetings. Corner Suite features one elegantly furnished bedroom with a King size bed, two spacious bathrooms and adjacent dressing area. The bedroom is separated from the living room by draped French doors. The luxurious living room is furnished with a couch and two oversized chairs, Murphy bed and a dining table. The size of the room is 116㎡.

      Fairmont Olympic Seattle Hotel Fairmont Room Fairmont King Nonsmoking
      Fairmont Room
      Bed type: King Size bed or Double Bed or 2 Single beds
      Size: 40m2
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      • Air conditioning
      • Shower
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      Intimate room with traditional elegant decor. This room features spacious private bathroom, cozy dressing area and work desk. This room offers a courtyard view.

      Room facilities
        Fairmont Olympic Seattle Hotel Deluxe Room Fairmont King Nonsmoking
        Deluxe Room
        Bed type: King Size bed or Double Bed or Double beds
        Size: 40m2
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        • Air conditioning
        • Private bathroom
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        Spacious room with traditional elegant decor. This room features a spacious private bathroom, cozy dressing area and work desk. This room offers a city view. The size of the room is 40㎡.

        Room facilities

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Fairmont Olympic Seattle Hotel Seattle location
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          Hotel Address:

          411 University Street, Seattle, United States, 98101

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Seattle
            300 m
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Auburn Station
            34.5km
          • Bus stop
            100 m
          Restaurants
          • Purple Cafe (cuisine: Eclectic)
            60 m
          • Shucker's (cuisine: Seafood)
            50 m
          Parks
          • Freeway Park
            260 m
          • Seattle Theater Group- Paramount
            650 m
          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2006
          • Number of floors:
            11
          • Number of rooms:
            450

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          What's nearby

          Tourist attractions

          • Bank of America Tower - 500 m

          Popular areas

          • City Center - 200 m
          • Downtown Area - 400 m
          • Pike Place Market - 400 m
          • Original Starbucks - 600 m

          Places of interest

          • Capitol Hill - 500 m

          Convention centers

          • Washington State Convention & Trade Center - 300 m
          • Washington State Convention Center - 400 m
          • WSCTC - 400 m

          Sport related

          • Showbox at the Market - 300 m
          • Moore Theatre - 600 m

          Amusement

          • Seattle Imax Dome Theater - 200 m
          • Deja VU Love Boutique - 400 m
          • Bay Pavilion - 500 m

          Museums

          • Glass Art Society - 100 m
          • Artist Trust - 200 m
          • Seattle Art Museum - 300 m
          • Cinema Seattle - 600 m
          • Washington Comm For Humanities - 600 m
          • Poncho Auction Office - 600 m
          • Seattle Aquarium - 600 m

          Universities, Institutes

          • Post Graduate Institute - 200 m
          • Hillsdale College - 200 m
          • Golden Gate University - 200 m
          • Wsu West - 300 m

          Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

          • Seattle Aquarium Society - 200 m

          Theaters

          • 5th Avenue Theatre - 100 m
          • Benaroya Hall - 200 m
          • Paramount Theatre - 600 m

          Medical care and Hospitals

          • Virginia Mason Medical Center - 400 m

          Local Attractions

          • Space Needle - 1.8km
            400 Broad Street, Seattle
          • Olympic Sculpture Park - 1.7km
            2901 Western Ave, Seattle
          • Science Fiction Museum and Hall of Fame - 1.8km
            325 Fifth Av. N., Seattle
          • Chihuly Garden and Glass - 1.9km
            305 Harrison Street, Seattle
          • EMP Museum - 1.8km
            325 5th Avenue N, Seattle

          Near the hotel

          • Seattle Public Library - 220 m
            1000 Fourth Ave, Seattle
          • Seattle Art Museum - 350 m
            100 University Street, Seattle
          • Columbia Center Sky View Observatory - 520 m
            701 Fifth Ave, Seattle
          • Blake Island State Park - 550 m
            Seattle, WA
          • Freeway Park - 260 m
            Seneca St, Seattle
          • Elliott Bay Waterfront - 350 m
            Seattle, WA
          • Seattle Great Wheel - 540 m
            1301 Alaskan Way, Seattle

          Restaurants Nearby

          • Purple Cafe - 60 m

            Address: 1225 4th Avenue
            Phone: 206-829-2281

            74% likes this, based on 639 reviews
            Cuisine: Eclectic
            Price Range: CAD 28 - CAD 55

          • The Georgian - 40 m

            Address: 411 University St
            Phone: 206 621 1700

            84% likes this, based on 141 reviews
            Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, French, Barbecue
            Price Range: CAD 43 - CAD 81

          • Wild Ginger - 260 m

            Address: 1401 Third Avenue
            Phone: (206) 623-4450

            73% likes this, based on 826 reviews
            Cuisine: Asian, Chinese, Japanese, Korean
            Price Range: CAD 42 - CAD 53

          • Shucker's - 50 m

            Address: 411 University St.
            Phone: (206) 621-1984

            74% likes this, based on 215 reviews
            Cuisine: Seafood
            Price Range: CAD 28 - CAD 132

          • Benihana - 60 m

            Address: 1200 5th Ave
            Phone: 206-682-4686

            70% likes this, based on 98 reviews
            Cuisine: Asian, Japanese
            Price Range: CAD 30 - CAD 55

          Getting there.

          Seattle-Tacoma International Airport is about 22.1km away.

          Head south, keep right at the fork and merge onto Airport Expressway, follow onto WA-518 E and take the exit on the left onto I-5 N toward Seattle. Take exit 164A for Dearborn Street toward James Street/Madison Street, follow signs for I-5 N, then follow signs for Madison Street/Convention Place and merge onto 7th Avenue, turn left onto Madison Street and take right onto 3rd Avenue.

          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2006
          • Number of floors:
            11
          • Number of rooms:
            450
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          Fairmont Olympic Seattle Hotel Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Fairmont Olympic Seattle Hotel

          Average guest rating

          8.8out of 10
          Exceptional
          Based on 161 reviews

          Rating by category:

          Service
          7.0
          Value
          10.0
          Location
          8.0

          Individual guest reviews

          • Older travelers
            10.0

            liked the downtown location plus very freindly and speedy service cleanliness and hotel design

            price of parking

          • Group of friends
            10.0

            The staff was very helpful and courteous. We loved the pool, with all of the ammenities.

          • Single
            9.6

            Classical hotel, excellent facilities. Friendly and helpfull staff. In the business center of Seattle, close to the Pike district and the waterfront/wharfs

          • Couple
            9.6

            The sense of relaxation and profrssionalism of the staff.

            I think there could have been a nicer mattress on the bed!

          • Older travelers
            10.0

            Everything . This is a lovely hotel ... all the staff are helpful , friendly and really made our stay at the hotel so enjoyable.

            There was nothing we did not like.

          • Single
            8.2

            The staff was very helpful and friendly. The room was clean.

            Both TV's had bad reception. The one in the bedroom was not the kind of quality tv I'd expect in a five-star hotel. The tv in the sitting room had sporatic reception on the one sports channel I wanted to watch.

          • Older travelers
            7.0

            Location, luxury

            No coffee maker in room, maid service too aggressive, prepayment of room without refund. We travel to Seattle quite a bit, next time we will stay at the Hilton downtown as they have coffee in rooms and don't require prepayment without refund.

          • Older travelers
            8.8

            Absolutely beautiful. Real old-line luxury in the heart of Seattle.

            Expensive! Very few amenities (Coffee, continental breakfast, etc) for the price.

          • Family with children
            7.8

            Beautiful old building, good service from staff.

            beds could be more comfortable and the bathroom was quite tired looking

          • Older travelers
            9.2

            Cleanliness, attention by staff,

            Bathrooms should be updated.

          • Older travelers
            9.6

            Concierge and reception staff were excellent. Very quiet and well appointed rooms.

            Bathtub too small. Was disappointed that no mention was made when booking that there was no parking at the hotel and parking would be an extra cost.

          • Couple
            10.0

            I had a very good time and the staff was very helpful

          • Single
            9.6

            Only stayed overnight but cannot recommend highly enough . A feel of history with decor but great modern facilities and very friendly staff .

          • Family with children
            10.0

            It was very comfortable and so convenient to downtown. Easy to walk anywhere in the downtown area.

          • Older travelers
            9.6

            Suite was excellent but not cheap

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Fairmont Olympic Seattle Hotel Seattle location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          411 University Street, Seattle, United States, 98101

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Seattle
            300 m
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Auburn Station
            34.5km
          • Bus stop
            100 m
          Restaurants
          • Purple Cafe (cuisine: Eclectic)
            60 m
          • Shucker's (cuisine: Seafood)
            50 m
          Parks
          • Freeway Park
            260 m
          • Seattle Theater Group- Paramount
            650 m
          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2006
          • Number of floors:
            11
          • Number of rooms:
            450