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Did both the Space Needle and this 73rd floor. This view exceeded the Needle. (Which has 52... read more

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What's good: - Staff - The views - Lots of food options - Very clean What's not so good: - Very... read more

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Did both the Space Needle and this 73rd floor. This view exceeded the Needle. (Which has 52 floors) not busy at all and went on a Saturday at 2:00. Friendly staff. (They should probably offer free downloadable pictures like the Needle does too) Saw some...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What's good: - Staff - The views - Lots of food options - Very clean What's not so good: - Very expensive for the top floor

Date of experience: August 2019
7  Thank foodgolf1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are visiting the Seattle area, and want to soak in some great views I suggest the Columbia Center. The best 360 degree views in Seattle. These views far surpass the Space Needle for views. Restaurant and full bar on the observatory deck. $22...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank javablack
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you go on the weekend you can park in a nearby garage for $7 for the whole day. Lots of stores and the people watching is the best.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank zencat
Reviewed August 10, 2019 via mobile

I learned about this place from Wolters World (they got great travel video's BTW). It has better views of Seattle and it's cheaper.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Seth L
Reviewed August 9, 2019

In my opinion, much better than the Needle. Not just because it is higher, giving you better views, but much easier access.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank John5053
Reviewed July 2, 2019

Some local relatives recommended skipping the SN crowd and head over to Columbia, which is significantly higher. They is also great geologic info so you know what you are seeing.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Goblue58
Reviewed July 2, 2019 via mobile

This structure is the tallest in Seattle. Twice the height of needle and much better 360 degree view. You can see mt Baker and mt Rainer, weather permitting. Beautiful views of Seattle. This is known as skyview as places to visit while in Seattle

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank fireman54Charlotte
Reviewed June 29, 2019

I had no idea about this place until my last day in Seattle but I wish I had found it earlier. The Colombia Center offers spectacular views of the Puget Sound and Seattle. I was there early so there were not a lot of people...More

Date of experience: June 2019
4  Thank Helen T
Reviewed June 26, 2019

This Starbucks you will find by taking the express elevator to the 40th floor of the Columbia tower. Easier access from 5th Avenue. The views from the top are wonderful and come for free. If you can snag one of the high top tables along...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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August 3, 2018|
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Response from Elaine T | Reviewed this property |
You should not have a problem buying a ticket. I have a friend with a membership, and we had dinner there to celebrate a friends birthday. I would just do a general admission, unless they have something special included in... More
October 4, 2017|
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Hi. Yes it's open to the public and it was $15 each
March 29, 2017|
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Response from yenneks | Reviewed this property |
The top floor is a private club by reservation only. It is available through club groups such as ClubCorp. It is not available to the general public and an attendant is required to enter that elevator level.