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Silver Cloud Inn - University

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Clemson, South Carolina
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188 reviews
44 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I was here for the AROHE Conference. Although the hotel was undergoing some renovation, the staff were very professional. We had a good variety of breakfast choices and they kept the buffet well stocked. The light rail from the airport (SeaTac) to the University area stops near the Husky Stadium then you contact the hotel for their shuttle service. There... More 

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AGMSilverCloud, Manager at Silver Cloud Inn - University, responded to this review

Thank you Larry for the great review. I hope your conference was a success and we would love to have AROHE back again next time. Our renovation will be complete soon and this will enhance our guests overall experience. Feel free to contact us directly if you have any other feedback or suggestions. We love to hear from our guests... More 

Romrod, Germany
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13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is the best deal in Seattle. Everything clean, staff is super friendly...they can't do enough for every one and it's so easy to get to. Here's what you need to know: 1) Free parking, 2) Free breakfast (and it's really good!), 3) Every room is set up nice: sink outside the bath area, quiet A/C or heat, great in-room... More 

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AGMSilverCloud, Manager at Silver Cloud Inn - University, responded to this review

WOW! you sure summed it up. Thank you so much for taking the time and yes you are right this IS the place to stay. Our hotel provides our guests with options no matter what they are here for. Whether it is to visit an area hospital (UWMC/Childrens) or take in a Husky athletic event. We always aim to exceed... More 

Grand Rapids, Michigan
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44 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This really is the ideal hotel if you're not needing the "Seattle experience." My husband and I return to Seattle twice a year to see family, and this has become our go-to hotel. They offer a free shuttle within a three-mile radius, and have a really great breakfast included in their daily rate. Rooms are spacious and well-appointed. Exercise lovers?... More 

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AGMSilverCloud, Manager at Silver Cloud Inn - University, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the great review. I am glad you found our hotel to meet your needs. With our shuttle, we can also bring guests to the UW light rail station which can get you to downtown and the airport really efficiently. Also our bar and bistro is slated to open shortly and will offer another option for... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great hotel. This hotel offers free parking, free wifi, and a pretty good free breakfast in the morning. The breakfast offers make your own waffles, scrambled eggs, potatoes, and sausages, plus a variety of muffins, Bagels, and danishes. It's a short ride to downtown and it's surrounded by restaurants. This hotel reminds me of a Embassy Suites or a Crowne... More 

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AGMSilverCloud, Manager at Silver Cloud Inn - University, responded to this review

I just saw your review Jakob, and wanted to say thanks. Our hotel doesn't "nickle and dime" our guests. Yes, we do have to charge a nightly rate (sorry folks). But at the end of your visit there is no sticker shock with parking/wi-fi/resort fees. We pride ourselves in providing a friendly and comfortable experience, and the location doesn't hurt... More 

Hibbing, Minnesota, United States
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27 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Seattle is beautiful. the views are breathtaking. the silver cloud inn is nice. I am disappointed they took out the pool for the breakfast area though. the continental breakfast was good. hot and tasty. I was disappointed they only change the bedding every 3 days.

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Thank Beckie G
AGMSilverCloud, Manager at Silver Cloud Inn - University, responded to this review

Thanks Beckie for the review. I hope you were able to get a little free time to enjoy some of Seattle. As for the pool, that was a decision we labored over for quite awhile. The ability to provide a more spacious room for gathering/breakfast was on the top of our list and unfortunately we could not have both. Our... More 

Redding, California
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40 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a great hotel with very nice staff. The breakfast area was bright and loaded with sunshine through big windows. Family oriented. The rooms look well used but were clean. Breakfast was nice. Although I was looking for local produce, like berries, but pretty standard fare instead. Construction in the front. A lot of cigarette butts in parking area... More 

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Thank Kargro
AGMSilverCloud, Manager at Silver Cloud Inn - University, responded to this review

Thanks for the review. I appreciate the feedback re: our breakfast. As much as I would love to bring a more "farm to table" approach to the menu, it is not an option at this time. You will be excited to know however, we are getting closer to completing our bar/bistro concept area called Ag 47 (periodic table). As for... More 

East Wenatchee, Washington
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8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been to this hotel on 3 different occasions in the past 2 weeks and the customer service + quality of the rooms have been consistently exceptional. The beds are comfortable and the shower pressure is great. I am 5 foot 9 and it's nice not to have to turn the shower nozzle up to wash your hair. The... More 

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AGMSilverCloud, Manager at Silver Cloud Inn - University, responded to this review

Thank you Leonora for taking the time and for graciously giving our hotel a awesome review. We are constantly looking for ways to add value to our guest experience. We are also getting closer to completing our Lobby renovation (slow and steady wins the race). As with any project, we want it to be done right, and our guests deserve... More 

Granger, Washington, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great location for easy access to Seattle Children's Hospital. Room was clean, breakfast was tasty, & service was excellent. Room rate was a bit more than I prefer to pay, but it's location was perfect. Will seriously consider staying here again.

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AGMSilverCloud, Manager at Silver Cloud Inn - University, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the five star review. We really enjoy being in the neighborhood with Childrens Hospital and UWMC. I am sure you and your family are getting great care. Feel free to contact us directly if you need anything specific. Have a great weekend and see you next time. Jason M. Asst. GM Silver Cloud-University More 

Richland, United States
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9 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We wanted lodging in that area of the University District and knew of the Silver Cloud from a previous stay. It is more expensive than we are used to and it had the best location, has above average variety and quality of breakfast materials, and the rooms are somewhat larger than typical. It has that extra in comforts that set... More 

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AGMSilverCloud, Manager at Silver Cloud Inn - University, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review. We really appreciate your honest recommendation. Our complimentary breakfast is probably one of our most popular amenities along with our local area shuttle service. After expanding our breakfast room our next goal is to launch our Bistro/Bar soon. We are in the final stages and look forward to offering a light menu as well... More 

Lynden, Washington
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came to see Adele concert with a friend and wanted a place near U Village mall and UW area. Stayed in a mini King suite, which provided privacy for each. Wonderful polite staff, especially the housekeeper that saved me from losing the muffins I was balancing poorly by helping me open my room door. Excellent breakfast setup, by the way,... More 

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AGMSilverCloud, Manager at Silver Cloud Inn - University, responded to this review

I am so glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We are really not that far away from all that Downtown Seattle has to offer. Especially with the new UW lite rail station less than a mile away. Our renovation is in full swing and with the completion of the Lobby and the opening of our Bar & Bistro Ag... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Conveniently located just one mile from the heart of the bustling University of Washington main campus and the renown Seattle Children's Hospital, the Silver Cloud Hotel Seattle - University District is only two blocks away from the award winning, upscale University Village shopping center, which features many fine restaurants and unique shops. Each of the guestrooms and suites have complimentary wired and wireless high-speed Internet access, microwaves, and refrigerators. Our complimentary Silver Cloud Breakfast is offered daily in addition to our newly expanded fitness and business centers in addition to local area shuttles. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Silver Cloud Inn - University

Address: 5036 25th Ave NE, Seattle, WA 98105-4110
Location: United States > Washington > Seattle
Price Range: $202 - $320 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Silver Cloud Inn - University 3*
Number of rooms: 179
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Also Known As:
Silver Cloud Inn - University Hotel Seattle
Silver Cloud Hotel University
Silver Cloud University
Hotel Style:
#22 Family Hotel in Seattle
#28 Business Hotel in Seattle
#45 Romantic Hotel in Seattle
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