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The Fairmont Olympic Seattle

#15 of 96 Hotels in Seattle
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San Francisco, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I recently stayed here on business for a few nights. The location is great. Close to shopping, convention center, and Public Market. The bed was also REALLY comfortable! Now to the not-so-good The staff wasn't typical of Fairmont. A doorman scolded a co-worker of mine because he left a piece of garbage on a table. There was no garbage so... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is the second Fairmont property that I have stayed in. 4 nights in March and could not be happier with the service, the smiles and the people that go a bit beyond expectancies. Has a good restaurant "Shuckers", workout room, and High Tea. I will always opt for a Fairmont. Mike at the bar can shake up a good... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Fairmont Olympic Seattle is, as another reviewer remarked, a solid four-star hotel. This has both a good and a bad dimension. The good is that it deserves all of its four stars. The bad is that it falls markedly short of a five-star experience. Let's start with the good. The location is pretty perfect - one might prefer to... More 

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Oregon
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was my first stay at a Fairmont property, and I was very satisfied. I joined the President's Club which gave a few additional perks. The room was large, especially for a city hotel and included a sitting area (2 large chairs). It was quiet with little extras such as magazines, robes, slippers, several outlets for charging. The housekeeper did... More 

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Ladysmith, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Went to Seattle for a conference and was fortunate enough to stay at the Fairmont Olympic Hotel! We had a beautiful large suite with all the comforts of home! The hotel also has great restaurants and is close to everything!! When we go back to Seattle this is where we will stay again!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We loved the pool and hot tub. Kids loved the robes they were actually thier size. It's very clean hotel and family friendly. I liked the umberellas in the room since if was raining that night. Overall It's was great experience.

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Camino, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I love this hotel, it has old world elegance. The room was very comfortable and the staff were great. The location can't be beat, it is close to everything. I got a great luxury hotel deal at www.visa.com/signature with room upgrade, generous breakfast allowance in the beautiful Georgian Room, free wifi, etc. Best overall hotel experience I've had in a... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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13 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Lobby bar of the Fairmont Olympic Hotel in Seattle is wonderful. Great place to relax, people watch and have wonderful drinks and appetizers. Meals can be ordered and the service is wonderful. Deep couches, comfortable chairs, a grand hotel with superb service. One of the best places in Seattle to hang out, meet your friends for a drink or... More 

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Wayne, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Fairmount Olympic provides the quintessential Fairmount experience of classic ambiance with modern amenities. The suites are very nice but not completely insulated from the intrusions of urban noise which would be my only complaint. Room service was superb. Staff was excellent. Neighborhood was fine, walkable to much of Seattle.

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very good four star Hotel. Seattle has a wonderful sensibility and the hotel is very well located to fully enjoy walking, shopping, and exploring all that the city has to offer. There is a small entrance foyer that is connected to the main lobby by an escalator and oh what a treat when one reaches the top... More 

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