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Red Lion Hotel Olympia

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2300 Evergreen Park Drive SW, Olympia, WA 98502 (Formerly WestCoast)
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Olympia, Washington
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I checked into this property just four hours ago and I am ready to leave a review. The grounds are gorgeous and the property is beautiful and nicely renovated. There is plenty of well-groomed private outside space. There is a great restaurant in the hotel with wonderful views. The location is perfect. The problem is: (1) the ideas and (2)... More 

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5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We arrived fairly late at night and were beat after a 10 hour day driving. The two attendants could see that we wanted to get to be ASAP so they paid particular attention to our needs, it was great. They gave us a water bottle to help refresh us and gave us a few options for rooms, since we had... More 

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Jeff B, Director of Sales at Red Lion Hotel Olympia, responded to this review

Wesley: Thank you for the terrific review. Yes, being a Hello Rewards member has its perks! More 

Kennewick, Washington
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

as above and only improvement would be continental breakfast to be included in the price. The front desk staffer re excellent and the waitress evening of the 1st was great, along with the food. Very much more comfortable and inviting than wolf lodge.

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Jeff B, Director of Sales at Red Lion Hotel Olympia, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. Please come back soon, and when you do, be sure to check our website for any promotions that include our hot breakfast buffet...sometimes we surprise you! More 

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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped for only one night and had a great stay. We phoned for a reservation and the reservation person was kind enough to ask what potential discounts we might be eligible for. After giving us a pretty good rate, she signed us up for their Hello rewards card which gave us an even better rate. We arrived and were... More 

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Jeff B, Director of Sales at Red Lion Hotel Olympia, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing us! We are so happy that you stayed here. Please come back again! More 

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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were very happy with the hotel. The food was delicious. The staff was very pleasant and helpful. The beds were comfy and the hotel was very clean. The hotel was a tad bit hard to find but Google Maps fixed that problem. The location was close to everywhere we wanted to go.

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Jeff B, Director of Sales at Red Lion Hotel Olympia, responded to this review

Thank you for your very nice comments! More 

Seattle, Washington, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been here once before for business about two years ago and when I left the first time I had hoped that perhaps the hotel would be upgraded. Fast forward two years later and everything is still the same...maybe the TV got newer but frankly I have bigger concerns. No in room safe in any room. No thermostat on any... More 

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Jeff B, Director of Sales at Red Lion Hotel Olympia, responded to this review

Mark: Thank you for your feedback. We're sorry that we weren't able to make a better impression on you this time. While we have had some upgrades in the last two years, including a bedding package, flat-screen televisions, new carpets and lobby furniture, we understand that our customers expect more. We're pleased to announce that the Olympia property will be... More 

Saint Augustine, Florida
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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

From start to finish, we were pleasantly surprised at this hotel. While it is in need of some updates, it still maintains a cozy atmosphere. The front desk staff were welcoming and friendly at check-in and ready to answer questions about the surrounding area. Our room was nice and clean and accommodated us perfectly. While we didn't eat in the... More 

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Jeff B, Director of Sales at Red Lion Hotel Olympia, responded to this review

Thank you for your thoughtful comments. Please come back and see us soon! More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015 via mobile

Got to our room and it was freezing - the heater wasn't working. Had to wait (while kids were bouncing off the walls ready to go to dinner) for maintenance man who couldn't fix heater. So had to haul all our stuff back to the front desk and WAIT IN LINE AGAIN to get a new room. And then the... More 

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Jeff B, Director of Sales at Red Lion Hotel Olympia, responded to this review

Thank you for this feedback. We are sorry for the way you were treated by our staff. It's frustrating to check into a room to find a maintenance issue. While this happens from time to time at all hotels, there is no excuse for being made to feel that you are a nuisance. Be sure that we will use this... More 

Medford, Oregon
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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

We had just spent 2 weeks moving some family into living assisted AND emptying out a 3 bedroom home. We were exhausted. We were pleasantly surprised to find this once elegant facility still in full service. Stopped in at happy hour ...yum...then off to sleep 13 hours. We melted into the lush beds. Wished we would have stayed 2 nights.... More 

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Jeff B, Director of Sales at Red Lion Hotel Olympia, responded to this review

Anita: Thank you for your review! We are so happy that you found us and that we could help you relax! More 

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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

We stayed here for 2 nights while visiting the Evergreen State College. Thought the rooms were nice and clean, the location good, breakfast buffet decent and view from the restaurant/lounge lovely. In researching all the hotels in Olympia we would most likely just stay here again.

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Jeff B, Director of Sales at Red Lion Hotel Olympia, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments! We are so proud to take care of the many parents and students coming to visit Evergreen State College! More 

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