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The Fairmont Olympic Seattle

5.0 of 5 411 University St., Seattle, WA 98101
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Flower Mound, Texas
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Fairmont Olympic is a great location for visiting Seattle. Easy walk to SAM, Pike's Market, ferries, Seattle Aquarium and downtown shopping. The hotel is Old World (think Fairmont San Francisco or Toronto), not a W or Four Seasons. Best way to visit is as a member of Fairmont's President's Club. It's free, offers a separate check-in desk and several... More

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Mt. Hope
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Your hotels were truly beautiful and my holiday was sensational thanks to you and Rocky Mountaineer. t I was very impressed with the location of the Hotels especially near the water. I spent a lot of time in your beautiful surroundings

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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Lovely classic Grand Hotel.Large bedroom suite, with comfy large bed. Classic Ornate Restaurants,Foyer etc. Easy walk to the Waterfront markets etc and short walk along 4th Ave to shopping etc. Like most hotels though there was only one suitcase stand in room, normally 2 would be required for couples.

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California
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I'm typically a big fan of Fairmont Hotels, but I think this one needs to step up their game just a bit. Let me first say this: their staff was the friendliest I've ever come across. It didn't feel like a fake friendly either, just genuine kindness. So here's the rub: if paying for a suite (which my husband did),... More

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Bedminster
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Was in Seattle for conference and had the great pleasure to be able to stay at the Olympic Fairmont. Wow, impressive, awesome rooms in a great location close to everything. Switching between the conference and a walk down hill to water front - Pikes market place where the original Starbucks is, I felt well connected. Friendly, helpful staff who shined... More

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

Good Morning, Thank you for being our guest and for taking the time to write. I am glad to read that your stay was an enjoyable one. We are always striving for excellence and personal service, and it is very rewarding when our guests take the time to let us know they are pleased. Thank you again, and we look... More

Halifax, UK
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62 reviews 62 reviews
40 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a great city centre hotel offering classic Fairmont style and service. Our room was very comfortable and quite large with a separate dressing area. We had everything we needed with a coffee machine, comfortable bed and excellent service from all the staff. I enjoyed a swim in their lovely pool which was refreshing after a days sightseeing. We... More

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

Hello Martin, Thank you for being our guest and for taking the time to write. I am glad to read that your stay was an enjoyable one. We are always striving for excellence and personal service, and it is very rewarding when our guests take the time to let us know they are pleased. Thank you again, and we look... More

Southport, United Kingdom
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97 reviews 97 reviews
24 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This hotel has everything, beautiful foyer, bedrooms, fitness club and staff. In addition it is in a great place down town. You are within easy walking distance of all you want to see providing you can walk up hills

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

Good Morning, Thank you for being our guest and for taking the time to write. I am glad to read that your stay was an enjoyable one. We are always striving for excellence and personal service, and it is very rewarding when our guests take the time to let us know they are pleased. Thank you again, and we look... More

Portland, United Kingdom
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96 reviews 96 reviews
35 hotel reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

5 star can mean all sorts of things to different people. To us it is about a calm sense of luxury and excellence in customer care; we had both of these throughout our three night stay. The room cost us £160 a night, a real bargain for such a well located city centre hotel. This is an older style hotel,... More

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

Hello M&G, Thank you for being our guest and for taking the time to write. I am glad to read that your stay was an enjoyable one. We are always striving for excellence and personal service, and it is very rewarding when our guests take the time to let us know they are pleased. Thank you again, and we look... More

Des Moines, Iowa
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Just returned from a 3 night business stay. It is as you will expect for a Fairmont, traditional luxury. The dining offerings are both excellent and oppulent. The Gym and the pool were everything I could hope for. The real star of this hotel, however is the service. The concierge was very attentive to my needs. I asked for package... More

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

Hello Kenna, Thank you for being our guest and for taking the time to write. I am glad to read that your stay was an enjoyable one and that you so appreciated our service, style and classic elegance. We are always striving for excellence and personal service, and it is very rewarding when our guests take the time to let... More

Brentwood
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Staff is courteous and helpful. The hotel is beautiful and full of history. The Front door staff makes you feel welcome and safe. I stayed here for a conference that was being held at the hotel. I had not had a previous experience with Fairmont and I was pleasantly surprised with the room, amenities, courteous staff, and location.

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

Hello Stephen, Thank you for being our guest and for taking the time to write. I am glad to read that your business stay was an enjoyable one, we appreciate hearing of new visitors feeling so comfortable. We are always striving for excellence and personal service, and it is very rewarding when our guests take the time to let us... More

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Address: 411 University St., Seattle, WA 98101
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Location: United States > Washington > Seattle
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Fairmont Olympic Seattle 5*
Number of rooms: 450
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