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University Inn - A Piece of Pineapple Hospitality

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Knoxville, TN
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24 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We spent the weekend here to be near the University of Washington. My wife is an Alumni and I selected this hotel so she could return to her 'old stomping grounds' and give me a tour of it and the surrounding area she so fondly remembers. The Inn is only a couple of blocks from the campus and an easy... More 

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Kennewick, Washington
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74 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The only reason they did not get a 5 rating is: no PAC-12 network (and we are in the university district) and no Root Sports (mariners). Missed both games that night...I also don't think it is clearly marked. The angle street we came in on, we could not identify the hotel. They should mark the bottom parking entry as 'University... More 

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Oakland, California
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

First off, the University Inn is currently experiencing street construction, so although it is temporary and no fault of the University Inn, please be advised. That being said, the University Inn is a great hotel. The staff is friendly and accommodating and the rooms are clean and well maintained. Our family has stayed at either the University Inn or the... More 

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Thank piedmontkongs
Tommy H, Front Office Manager at University Inn - A Piece of Pineapple Hospitality, responded to this review

Hello piedmontkongs and thank you so much for this review! While I'm sorry for any frustrations due to the recent work on Roosevelt Way, I'm very glad you found our rooms to be clean and well maintained. We especially appreciate the kind words regarding our staff and will be sure to pass along your compliments to the team! Thank you... More 

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17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Loved this hotel! They've thought of everything. The front desk was friendly and I felt safe at the property. I wish it was closer to downtown, but they provide a FREE shuttle. You can't beat that considering how much taxis can add up to. I was so impressed that after we checked out, we were allowed to keep our luggage... More 

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Thank Brittany R
Tommy H, Front Office Manager at University Inn - A Piece of Pineapple Hospitality, responded to this review

Thank you so much for this five star review! I'm very happy that you enjoyed your accommodations, including our shuttle service. It's particularly gratifying to see that you found our staff friendly and helpful, as we always strive to make our guests feel at home. I'll pass along your "kudos" to the team! Thank you again. We hope to see... More 

Hubbard, Oregon
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stay here once a year and feel at home each time. The water and umbrella in room are always appreciated as are the refreshments in the lobby. We have always had available parking and some of us can walk to the stadium for football games. This time we tried the pool and our nephew really enjoyed it.

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Thank pdxjlow
Tommy H, Front Office Manager at University Inn - A Piece of Pineapple Hospitality, responded to this review

Thank you very much for this five star review! We always strive to make our guests feel at home -- and it's wonderful to know that we accomplished that with each of your visits. I'm glad you enjoyed several of our amenities, and our location as well. We hope to see you again as football season continues, and beyond! All... More 

Vancouver, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Towels,duvet covers and all amenities top notch but, because hotel is dated, some things like soundproofing, could be better. Great location next to UW. Front desk very friendly, pay for parking in advance...about $7.00.

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Thank cathyjnoel
Tommy H, Front Office Manager at University Inn - A Piece of Pineapple Hospitality, responded to this review

Thank you very much for this five star review! I'm very glad you found our amenities "top notch!" and enjoyed our location as well. It's most gratifying to see that you found our staff very friendly as we think that's how we can stand out from the pack. Thanks as well for some constructive criticism. We will pass along your... More 

Boise, Idaho
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location in walking distance to UW Medical Center. The staff was nice and friendly. Loved the bed. The surrounding neighborhood is okay, if you love Asian food you will be in heaven. If you don't get your walking shoes on. Nice little shuttle to University Village and downtown, with some good restaurants. The surrounding neighborhood is filled with litter,... More 

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Thank Julie S
Tommy H, Front Office Manager at University Inn - A Piece of Pineapple Hospitality, responded to this review

Hello and thank you very much for submitting this review! We appreciate your kind words about our staff; it's great to know that you found them nice and friendly. I'm glad you enjoyed the beds and our shuttle service too. I'm sorry you weren't so happy with the surrounding neighborhood. If you return please let us know so we can... More 

South Of England
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29 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent a couple of nights here at the end of a US road trip and this proved to be an excellent choice. Whilst nothing over-fancy about the hotel, the room was large, comfy and clean, the pool area was very good and the breakfasts were perfectly adequate (although it could get cramped in the breakfast area at busy periods). However,... More 

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Thank David C
Tommy H, Front Office Manager at University Inn - A Piece of Pineapple Hospitality, responded to this review

Thank you very much for this five star review! It's great to know you enjoyed several amenities we offer -- and especially gratifying that you found our staff "the standout feature!" I will be sure to pass along your compliments to our team, including our drivers. We greatly appreciate that you recommend us to other overseas travelers. Hope to see... More 

Richland, Washington
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

stayed 4 nights while attending an OSHA class across the street. The staff was friendly and very helpful. The room was Spartan but comfortable. I would recommend this hotel to anyone looking for a place to stay in the area.

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Tommy H, Front Office Manager at University Inn - A Piece of Pineapple Hospitality, responded to this review

Thank you so much for this five star review! I'm very glad to see that you enjoyed our accommodations, and especially happy that you found our staff friendly and helpful. That's what we strive for! We greatly appreciate your recommendations and hope you return soon! Thank you again. Wishing you all the best in your career as well! Tommy Front... More 

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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff is very nice and thoughtful. Accomodations were great. The only reason I don't rate it as 5 is the distance of downtown and lack of services around it. Although in a nice neigborhood, it lacked diversity in restaurants and entertainment.

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Tommy H, Front Office Manager at University Inn - A Piece of Pineapple Hospitality, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for taking the time to write this review! It's great to know that you found our staff nice & helpful -- we think that's what can set us apart from the pack! I'm sorry you found the neighborhood lacking. We would love to offer you recommendations on dining and entertainment options if you come back to... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The University Inn. Where mod meets modern. Hip and happening, eclectic and groovy-The University Inn is a throwback to times when travelling was a supreme adventure and dazzling service came standard. Complementing our fun and funky decor are fantastically comfortable guest accommodations, award-winning organic cuisine and a location that can’t be beat. Here you’re just minutes from the University of Washington and a short drive to all Seattle has to offer: The Pike Place Market, Space Needle, Seattle Waterfront and more. We invite you do be our guest. Can you dig it? ... more   less 

Additional Information about University Inn - A Piece of Pineapple Hospitality

Address: 4140 Roosevelt Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105-6436
Location: United States > Washington > Seattle
Price Range: $129 - $276 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — University Inn - A Piece of Pineapple Hospitality 2.5*
Number of rooms: 102
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Also Known As:
University Hotel Seattle
University b&b
Hotel Style:
#6 Best Value Hotel in Seattle
#30 Romantic Hotel in Seattle
#37 Family Hotel in Seattle
#47 Business Hotel in Seattle
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