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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Price was great. Located only blocks away from University Village, University of Washington, Seattle Children's Hospital. The major sites of Seattle are easily accessible. The property was beautiful. We not not feel like we were staying in a hotel. We will be staying here again!

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

If you want a good deal, good quality, but don't necessarily need to be downtown, this is a good option here. We paid 200 a night, whereas most places downtown charged 300+. The room was large and clean, a bit dated perhaps. The location is very quiet. had a great night sleep. Breakfast is included and has a good selection,... More 

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Barbara R, General Manager at Talaris Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful comments on Talaris. You have touched upon many of the nuances that make us such a great value, transparent, and proud of our property. No where else in Seattle will you find a tranquil, serene setting with free parking, a well above-average breakfast selection from our wonderful Chef Peter, and complimentary Wi-Fi. Our service staff... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Pleasant area, isolated from city noise. Walking paths and grounds. The queen bead room was small and you were aware of other guests activity in adjoining rooms. Amenities were typical, internet, small frig, TV.

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Barbara R, General Manager at Talaris Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to comment on your stay at Talaris. We appreciate that you recognized the pleasant surroundings and had time to enjoy them. When you return to stay with us, let us know if you have any request or would like to try a different room and we will do our best to accommodate. More 

Buenos Aires, Argentina
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked our stay at Talaris through Chase Ultimate Rewards and were really pleased with our stay. The grounds are lovely and it felt like we were on retreat in the middle of the city. The included breakfast offered lots of variety—definitely better than what you get at many other hotels. Our room (Cascades B-1) was small but worked fine... More 

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Barbara R, General Manager at Talaris Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful comments on your recent stay at Talaris. How rewarding for our staff to hear that you enjoyed all of the efforts that we work so hard on each day to make our guests happy. Our breakfast in one nuance that we receive frequent compliments on, as we actually have a chef on site that creates... More 

Rio Verde, Arizona
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here because it is an easy walk to Seattle Childrens Hospital. Loved staying there but the rooms, beds, baths are a step above camping out. Comfortable but no frills. The breakfast is to die for delicious. The staff were very helpful during our 10 day stay. Nice setting - 18 acres of trees in the middle of urbania.... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked the Talaris Conference Centre for a night stay, having discovered it for the first time on a travel webpage (despite the fact that I lived in North Seattle for many years!). A Japanese-inspired modernist complex on expansive grounds, the Centre is clean, the staff friendly and helpful, and the grounds are gorgeous (nesting eagles, ponds, paths). Who knew... More 

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Barbara R, General Manager at Talaris Conference Center, responded to this review

You were very thoughtful to leave a review of your experience at Talaris, and your comments were so well stated! Not even all the locals know about our hidden treasure and we appreciate that you are helping get the word out. You were right in your assessment that this is not a luxury hotel. We are a hotel that offers... More 

Malo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We discovered Talaris on the Internet and stayed at Talaris for the first time in April 2011 when one of our sons wanted to tour UW. Over the past 5 years we have returned to stay at Talaris more than 15 times, when we headed to Seattle. The entire staff is welcoming, friendly and courteous. The rooms are clean and... More 

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Barbara R, General Manager at Talaris Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your love of Talaris with us! It is wonderful to hear that you have been coming to us for 5 years. This review will be shared with the staff so they can see that their efforts do not go unnoticed by our valuable guests. We particularly appreciate your recommendation to book early. It's always... More 

Torrance
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The property was beautiful and a wonderful respite from the city. We felt very safe staying there and this was important since we were three women. The room and bathroom facilities were not new with the exception of the bedding, but the room was clean so that didn't matter. Breakfast was beyond most breakfasts that are offered and the dining... More 

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Barbara R, General Manager at Talaris Conference Center, responded to this review

Talaris appreciates your taking the time to share your experience with Talaris. We are delighted that you felt safe coming and going, No, our room and bathrooms are not new. They are in their original structural form from when the building was built, but we do have a high cleaning standard for our staff and we do try to add... More 

Spokane, Washington
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed one night at Talaris in Building C, the building that allows pets for an additional 25 dollars. The good first: free parking, quiet setting, private. Didn't worry that our car would be broken into. In a forested area and spread out somewhat like Sleeping Lady. No extra fees besides for pet. The not-so-good: The room, C 02 (easy... More 

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Barbara R, General Manager at Talaris Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience at Talaris. We appreciate that you recognized the free parking and the serene setting. We are sorry to hear you felt the room was too small. As far as the plastic shelf, we will have our maintenance team make sure that is secure. Please understand that our property was built upon in 1968, with... More 

Silver Spring, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

Forget the frenetic pace and fuss of staying in the city...choose Talaris Conference Center and enjoy an oasis of green and quiet - bubbling fountain and delicious complimentary breakfast. Parking is FREE! Yes, we were a bit away from downtown Seattle but we were near several delightful neighborhoods - Wallingford and Ballard and a DO NOT MISS gelateria the Fainting... More 

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Barbara R, General Manager at Talaris Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your impression and experience with Talaris. We are so delighted you appreciated the unique nature of our location and recognized the value of our outstanding breakfast and yes, plenty of complimentary parking! We also have bikes for your use to explore the area. More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
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  • Free Parking
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Talaris Conference Center is a retreat, event and meeting destination that combines a distinctively Northwest environment with metropolitan technology and amenities, is located on 18-acres in a natural, park-like setting near the University of Washington in Seattle. Talaris is just four blocks from University Village and within walking distance of neighborhood restaurants, cafes and jogging trails. With 33 guestrooms, two large conference rooms, multiple breakout rooms for meetings and events. This wooded oasis is an ideal destination for intimate training workshops, meetings, retreats and other events for up to 150 people. And if business or personal travel brings you to the University District, we are the perfect alternative to a traditional hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Talaris Conference Center

Address: 4000 NE 41st St, Seattle, WA 98105-5428
Location: United States > Washington > Seattle
Price Range: $163 - $354 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Talaris Conference Center 3*
Number of rooms: 33
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