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Alta Crystal Resort at Mount Rainier

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  • Excellent62%
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  • Average5%
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  • Terrible3%
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“hot tub”(63 reviews)
“the kitchen”(35 reviews)
“honeymoon cabin”(25 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have stayed here a number of times and had a relaxing and positive experience each time. The rooms are super clean and don't show any wear and tear. The little shop in the lobby packs a ton of delicious and fun items for your...More

Thank kebetz
Response from Maureen G, General Manager at Alta Crystal Resort at Mount RainierResponded 2 weeks ago

So glad you enjoyed your stay with us! We appreciate you noticing all the little details we try to pay attention to like the organic meals; game room and room cleanliness. So glad you stayed with us and continue to make it your base for...More

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Reviewed August 24, 2017 via mobile

Located right outside the northern part of the Mt. Rainier national park, this lovely place is made up of several large, multilevel chalets, nestled in the woods. It is a perfect location to go into the park, whether it is to sunrise ridge, paradise or...More

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Response from Maureen G, General Manager at Alta Crystal Resort at Mount RainierResponded August 26, 2017

So glad you enjoyed your stay with us! Thanks so much for the kind review it truly means a lot to us!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really enjoyed our stay. Lovely refurbished "chalet suite" on the ground floor, pet-friendly ($50/pet, not cheap), a fun family atmosphere, and access to wonderful hiking and other outdoor activities. It's pricey, but we had a great time.More

Thank Jen D
Response from Maureen G, General Manager at Alta Crystal Resort at Mount RainierResponded 2 weeks ago

I'm sorry that you found us pricey - we actual try to keep our prices below other like accommodations in the area and we haven't raised our rates in over two years! That said we understand that we are not a "budget" accommodation. Regarding the...More

Reviewed January 15, 2018

We go to Alta Crystal Resort every year and we love it. The accommodations are great and the pool/hot tub is awesome after a long day of skiing. We especially like the friendly staff and the activities that they plan...smores by the fire, movie night,...More

Thank momof4kidsseattle
Response from Maureen G, General Manager at Alta Crystal Resort at Mount RainierResponded January 18, 2018

So grateful for our repeat guests! Glad you enjoy the events we do - we love getting to interact with our guests that way!

Reviewed January 15, 2018

We just had our 4th stay at Alta and loved it yet again. It is so perfect for a family getaway - from a unique pool experience just steps from the door, to a cozy fireplace or a lively karaoke night, to a tranquil trail...More

Thank annnelsonallen
Response from Maureen G, General Manager at Alta Crystal Resort at Mount RainierResponded January 18, 2018

So glad you continue to come back and create family memories with us. We're looking to add more "amenities in the next two years" - looking into a skating rink; ropes courses; tubing on the white. We're so grateful to have such a serene part...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Multilingual Staff
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Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveler (120)
Room & Suite (48)
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Dining (5)
Family and Play Areas (9)
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cohoman
July 2, 2017|
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Response from Maureen G | Property representative |
Good Morning! Yes we are a intimate hotel in a remote location. It's what makes us special but we also don't have the ability to adjust quickly to last minute cancellations. Deposits taken are non refundable but they can... More
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Esther H
February 21, 2017|
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Response from cadematoWashington | Property representative |
We have a small grocery store on-site with lots of real food, plus small quantities like eggs by the egg, butter by the stick, etc. There are a Safeway & QFC in Enumclaw and you will pass them if you're coming from Seattle... More
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kswk
October 27, 2016|
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Response from cadematoWashington | Property representative |
Yes, of course:) The One Bedroom Suites and Honeymoon Cabin all have private bathrooms with bath tubs. The Loft Suites actually have two bathrooms -- one on the lower level with a bath tub and one upstairs with a shower... More
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"There are two types of fireplaces - potbelly and "traditional", if you care, you can request one or..."
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"If you prefer quiet evenings, go for suites in the back away from the pool."
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"If you are a light sleeper, ask for a room away from the pool. For couples, the Honeymoon cabin is very..."
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"Some rooms overlook the pool. You may not like this as the pool can be noisy. However, it does not open until..."
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