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Red Lion Hotel Olympia

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   2300 Evergreen Park Drive, Olympia, WA 98502 (Formerly WestCoast)
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Ranked #2 of 7 hotels in Olympia
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Apopka, FL
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274 reviews 274 reviews
50 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Red Lion Hotel during our 48 day West trip. We were already into half of our trip and I seriously think their mattress was the best mattress we have EVER had. Wish I could have taken it home with me. Check in was a breeze and I requested being near the laundry so that we could... More

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Burnaby, Canada
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20 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I stayed here with my wife for one night. When I came in, the room was not ready, but the staff were very pleasant about it. Check in and check out was fast and friendly. There was plenty of free parking near my room. The room itself was very large, larger than the average hotel room I have stayed at.... More

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Seattle, Washington, USA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed here for 3 nights for work. I had a good sized room with a king size bed. Even had a small couch and coffee table. Had a convenient mini refrigerator and microwave. Wi-Fi worked great, I could stream Netflix on my iPad flawlessly. Bed was VERY comfortable. Only had the buffet breakfast which was good if your on the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Great service, called direct to book & got a great rate. Got room close to pool like requested... Would def stay again...1exit away from soccer fields, close to mall/CHIPOTLE, Fred Meyer Costco, Starbucks ...perfect!

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15 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A large hotel, but felt comfortable and friendly. Beautiful grounds, beautiful views and wonderful pool area. Great bar, and decent hotel breakfast buffet for $7.95 in the restaurant on property. You can ask for a breakfast included rate. I booked 3 months out and got a $100.00 rate. It is not right in downtown, but literally 5 minute drive down... More

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Olympia, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My parents stayed at the Red Lion for almost three weeks. Their room was truly outstanding, as was the service, the entire hotel, and the extremely helpful and friendly staff. The food was excellent in the restaurant and lounge, as was the service. Their stay was absolutely wonderful! We are so appreciative.

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New Bern, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm not fussy. No big hotels for me or room service. I prefer to spend my money on seeing sights, meeting people, listening to music, eating.....yumm. This place was perfect. My friend and I stayed one night. It was clean, quiet, safe and comfortable. That's all I really need. People at the front desk (and the lobby and the town)... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel staff was very friendly and accommodating. We stayed two nights and had a great stay. We had a large family group and we were in and out throughout our stay. Whenever we needed anything they were right there.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

All services and facilities were good. Tile in bath was OK but needs some maintenance. Billing format was confusing; I suggest they separate clearly the restaurant and Lounge charges from the room charges.

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So the hotel by itself was fine but I second everybody who mentioned 'noisy'...the restaurant was such a disappointment!! It is expensive compared to the quality of service...so there is no host at the host's table ever!! They ask you to ring the bell which you will have to and then they (what seems like deliberate) ignore you..quality of food... More

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Jennifer K, Sales and Catering Assistant at Red Lion Hotel Olympia, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our property, we appreciate all guest feedback and take it seriously. I wanted to apologize again for your expectations not being met in our restaurant, and I will definitely pass along this information so our staff can be made aware that this is not acceptable guest service. We do pride ourselves on... More

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Address: 2300 Evergreen Park Drive, Olympia, WA 98502 (Formerly WestCoast)
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Location: United States > Washington > Olympia
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Hotel Class:3 star — Red Lion Hotel Olympia 3*
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Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Red Lion Hotel Olympia is conveniently located on 12 lush acres in the heart of Olympia Washington, Washington's State Capital. On the Puget Sound and near the beautiful Cascade Mountain range, outdoor recreation, including hiking, kayaking, sailing and skiing, is plentiful. Olympia offers historic sites as well as diverse shopping, plus educational and cultural opportunities. The Red Lion Hotel Olympia is located within 7 miles of Saint Martin University and Evergreen State College.Guests enjoy the relaxed atmosphere created outside by our wooded surroundings and inside by our beautiful lobby and fireplace. Our 192 spacious guestrooms offer all the amenities you expect from Red Lion Hotels, including Red Lion's signature plus Sealy pillowtop bedding, EcoFresh Environmentally Responsible Products (ERP), complimentary wi-fi, a 24-hour business center, a fitness center and a beautiful seasonal outdoor pool and whirlpool as well as free parking.Enjoy exquisite dining and your favorite beverage at our West Water View Restaurant and Lounge. We offer Red Lion's signature Roaring Start Breakfast Buffet... and don't forget, kids 10 and younger eat free with each adult. ... more   less 
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