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Ballard Inn

2.0 of 5 5300 Ballard Ave NW, Seattle, WA 98107
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Dallas, Texas
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71 reviews 71 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

I stayed here while house hunting. Yes, I am moving. My husband has stayed at this hotel several times and has told me how comfortable with a lot of style this little hotel is. It is in a great location for Ballard travelers or business people. The people that work there are all very nice and more than willing to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

The Inn was very clean. Has shared bathroom, however not a problem saw one person in hall. Across the street from some healthy eating restaurants, with excellent food. Front desk helpful and pleasant. I would stay again Ballard is cool and fun.

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Kennewick, Washington
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52 hotel reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We had the king-sized room with an en suite bath. (Other rooms share a bathroom down the hall.) Our room was nicely furnished with a fun decor. The bed was very comfortable. We thought it was a great place for the price. You are walking distance to many restaurants, coffee shops, shopping and music venues. Parking in lot at sister... More 

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Seattle, Washington
11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

We stayed here for one night in September and enjoyed our time. Very comfy bed and pillows clean rooms and clean bathrooms great location This hotel is in a very busy part of Ballard and because we stayed on a Saturday night we did hear excessive street noise because we left the window open due to the heat. The hotel... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

I loved this room! It was small but perfect for me.The shared bathroom was just outside my room and was always open when I needed it. The pillows were exquisite. I slept so good and there was wonderful supply of coffee and teas each morning..Located in a beautiful area full of history. I will definitely stay here any time I... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
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13 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

This is a great hotel within walking distance of shopping, dining and farmers market. Located in a hip area of Seattle. Old style hotel with bathrooms down the hall. At least the room I had was set up that way. Worked for me. the price is so reasonable for all you get and the neighborhood. Clean room and quite cozy.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Perfect situation in the middle of Ballard activity. Good restaurants outside of the door and a great live band club 50 yards away. Room with king bed was comfortable and no problem having the bathroom across the hall. The Olympic Club across the street is very impressive so the free access is a definite plus. Stayed on a busy Saturday... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014 via mobile

The hotel itself is terrible during any warm month...no ac, no air flow whatsoever. Tiny, overpriced rooms with sketchy windows with no screens at street level. Most rooms have shared bathrooms that are grossly dirty. The "memory foam" bed top is Awful, so we took it off to find a piss stained mess underneath...lovely. Wayyyyy overpriced! The only silver lining... More 

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San Pedro, CA
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 via mobile

Room 202. Upstairs, no elevator. No a/c only a small fan in the room, windows open as it was very warm, no screens on the windows. Overlooking lively street scene was noisy. Train came by 3:00 am blowing whistle, squeeling wheels, 5:30 am trash trucks come by empty all the bottles from the local bars up and down the street.... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
4 reviews 4 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I are Here for our anniversary. No a/c no closets. For 250. No thanks! Moving to another hotel..very disappointed. False advertising. Offered a 2nd fan to drown out the noise on the street. Maybe the ear plugs will drown out the vomit I just heard from the drunken patron that just passed my room

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Address: 5300 Ballard Ave NW, Seattle, WA 98107
Location: United States > Washington > Seattle > Ballard
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Ballard Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 16
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