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The Fairmont Olympic Seattle

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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The hub of Seattle, elegant setting and atmosphere. Caring and welcoming staff. Traditional service and grand hotel experience! Good downtown location. Worth a splurge for high quality. Beautiful breakfast in old fashioned dining room.

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West Chester, Ohio
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This hotel is beautifully decorated for the holiday season. They decorated Christmas trees and auctioned off in early December for charity. There is a room decorated with teddy bears which is cute. Rooms are great. Everything is clean and well maintained. Plenty of room with couch, desk, chair, hairdryer, scales, full length mirror. Staff is friendly and helpful. Fantastic location... More 

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Prairieville, Louisiana
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This hotel was beyond the best. The staff were right on task and the rooms are elegant. The breakfast in the hotel dining room is fantastic and the seafood reasturant on the bottom floor is a really nice place to let loose with a few drinks and great food. The door men are very helpful and the hotel car and... More 

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Lander, Wyoming
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed at the Fairmont four nights and enjoyed the great location, friendly staff and classic room/facilities. The concierge and doormen added a lot of helpful advice, aid and inviting greetings. The room was quiet, well appointed and a bit dated. Appreciated the separate dressing and sitting rooms. The room's heat/ventilation was not outstanding- stuffy and hard to regulate. I set... More 

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Decatur
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Wonderful experience in the center of all events Seattle. The ease of reaching the waterfront, Pikes Market, Pioneer Plaza, Space Needle and more was wonderful. The hotel is a fabulous work of art! A must to consider for lodging in the heart of Seattle.

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Salt Lake City
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel and the staff were wonderful. Excellent location, beautiful and comfortable rooms, and exceptional staff. We were there to attend a conference and the facility was perfect for our needs. We were extremely pleased with our stay. Love the room.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Think Ritz Carlton style but a fraction of the cost. I got a corner room and stayed for two nights. Very well appointed in a classic style. Location is very good for any downtown meetings. Overall very positive. Staff was kind and helpful. I would go back even though the style isn't mine!

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FairmontOlympicSEA, Manager at The Fairmont Olympic Seattle, responded to this review

Hello James, Thank you for being our guest and taking the time to post your review. We appreciate that you chose to stay with us during your visit to Seattle and that you enjoyed your time here. I appreciate your kind comments, particularly about our staff. We are always striving for excellence and personal service, so it is very rewarding... More 

Barnard Castle, United Kingdom
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52 reviews 52 reviews
25 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Welcoming from the off, the doormen was really friendly and welcoming, opening the car door and unloading our luggage. Check in was very efficient. Bell was prompt and full of useful information on the room, hotel and local area. Concierge were efficient in their advice and gave great recommendations for dining etc in the local area. The lobby was oppulant... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

overall, this was a great hotel. The lobby is very comfortable and interesting. It's also very busy, which I tend to like. The food service and piano player in the lobby at night is terrific. Food was surprisingly great! The Caesar salad was fresh and filling, and the popcorn shrimp was also tasty. We had a suite, which was very... More 

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FairmontOlympicSEA, Manager at The Fairmont Olympic Seattle, responded to this review

Thank you for being our guest and for taking the time to share your comments. We appreciate that you chose to stay with us during your visit to Seattle. I am very pleased to see that you had a comfortable stay and enjoyed your experience in our lounge, as well as had the opportunity to take advantage of our house... More 

Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
16 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice hotel. Good midpoint location between shops , stores and fish market. Easy walk around town. Quiet room on 10th floor considering we're in a City. We liked the floor plan with coffee bar around the corner from the bedroom and sitting area. Mattress was comfortable.

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