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Motif Seattle

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Chino Hills
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Absolutely loved this location and hotel!! I have a walking disability, but the location was close to everything: Park Place Market, Shopping, Monorail, etc. I did a lot of research and was blessed with this location. The high standards of the hotel was a plus. It has a contemporary modern decor and bathroom modern updated. Elevator is fast. They served...

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florida
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The rooms were a nice size, and the front desk was friendly. The bathrooms need more attention with cleanliness. Request were sometimes not met in a timely manner. If four people are in the room, you definitely need to leave more than 3 washcloths/towels.

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Mike W, Manager at Motif Seattle, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience, I am sorry we did not exceed all of your expectations, but we hope to see you again the next time your travels bring you back to Seattle. Mike West Assistant General Manager

Olympia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

sadly, the website made th3e hotel room look much better than it was. Our room was disheveld and had no cups, no coffee except decaf, and they charged me 12.50 for that. Also, parking was 45 dollars for one overnight, and I was presented no information on that, or offered a parking package when I booked the stay, or checked...

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Mike W, Manager at Motif Seattle, responded to this review

I am sorry for the issues during your stay, we will review with our team to understand how we could have done better. Thank you for your feedback. Mike West Assistant General Manager

Kennewick
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I had a great time and is only a few blocks from pike place and the mall. The staff is friendly, however when leaving we got hit with a ton of hidden fees and that was annoying cause it was way more than the after tax end fee

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Mike W, Manager at Motif Seattle, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback from your recent stay with us. All of our fees and taxes are highlighted on all confirmations, I am sorry you were not aware at time of booking. Mike West Assistant General Manager

Vancouver
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Motif hotel in Seattle was nicely located with Pike's market, shopping street's and the water all on walking distance. The room and bathroom were good. There was some ladies making noise in the hall way in the middle of the night, but that can happen every where - especially given it was St Patrick's day. Friendly staff and check...

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Mike W, Manager at Motif Seattle, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your feedback from your stay with us. We hope to see you again soon. Mike West Assistant General Manager

Benicia, California
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Room was quite cool and the thermostat was down; heat wasn't running but they were right on top of sending up extra blankets and a space heater to make sure I slept well. Rugs needed vacuuming (construction on site?) and vents badly need to be cleaned! Toilet needed brushing, vending machine on my floor was gutted. I would have loved...

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Mike W, Manager at Motif Seattle, responded to this review

We appreciate your feedback and will review with our internal team. Thank you for your great comments about our team, we are glad they took such great care of you! Mike West Assistant General Manager

Montgomery Village
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I know we hear about the importance of those 3 repeated words all the time, but based on my experience, the Motif has it. It is located 2 blocks from Westlake Station, 1.5 blocks from the convention center, and 5 blocks from Pike Place market. There are many eateries and shops between the Motif and any of those locations. I...

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Mike W, Manager at Motif Seattle, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your great review and nice comments about our team! We hope to see you again soon. Mike West Assistant General Manager

Roslyn
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Current updates are amazing. Location location location. Wine tasting a great time to mingle. Folic a little pricey, but good food. Because of the popular outside area, it gets cold inside from guests going in and out.

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Mike W, Manager at Motif Seattle, responded to this review

We are so glad that you like our new guest rooms! We are very excited as well, please come see us again. Mike West Assistant General Manager

Olympia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I liked my room, but difficult to get a feel for the hotel considering all of the interior construction. Parking was a mess, but friendly service. It was nice that we got to use gold's gym because the hotel gym was under construction.

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Mike W, Manager at Motif Seattle, responded to this review

We appreciate your understanding as we get close to finishing our guest room renovation. We hope to see you again in the future! Mike West Assistant General Manager

West Branch
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Since it's right in the center of downtown Seattle, this hotel was a great stay while I was at the convention center. It's so close to Pikes Place and other funky locations nearby. With all the good coffee nearby, I drank as much espresso as possible. I especially appreciated how the staff gave real recommendations and were honest about their...

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Thank you for your review and we are so glad you enjoyed our central location! Mike West Assistant General Manager

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Food & drink at the hotel
Frolik Kitchen + Cocktails
Frolik Kitchen + Cocktails
Cuisines: American, Bar, Contemporary
Things to do
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Motif Seattle on Fifth Avenue in downtown Seattle Washington is a distinctly different and unique hotel located within the downtown neighborhood featuring the best shopping, theaters and cultural attractions on the West Coast. Whether you're in town on business or pleasure, our impeccable service and casual northwest flair will make your stay comfortable in Seattle.The hotel is noted for its exemplary level of service and sophisticated atmosphere, with amenities to satisfy both business and leisure travelers. Our 319 smoke-free guest rooms offer stunning views of Elliott Bay and the city and feature, Essential Elements bath products, luxurious bathrobes, Keurig coffee machines and refrigerators. On-site services include an award-winning concierge and bell staff, a business center and a fitness center. We also feature two restaurants; Frolik Kitchen + Cocktails on the fifth floor, including downtown Seattle's largest outdoor dining deck and seasonal summer entertainment on the patio, and Elephant & Castle British Restaurant & Pub. Motif Seattle is walking distance to Seattle's cultural, business and shopping attractions, including the ornate 5th Avenue Theatre and the classic Paramount Theatre, the famous Pike Place Market (with the world's first Starbucks coffee house), the Washington Convention & Trade Center and over 10 million square feet of retail shopping including Macy's Northwest and Nordstrom flagship stores. The Monorail to the Seattle Center's Space Needle and the Experience Music Project (EMP) is just step away. The Benaroya Hall and Seattle Art Museum are a few blocks away from the hotel. The hotel is also positioned for convenient Fifth Avenue access to Qwest Field, home of Seattle Seahawks football, Safeco Field, home of Seattle Mariners baseball, and Seattle Storm basketball. We are one mile from Seattle University, 6 miles from the University of Washington and its Medical Center and 6 miles from the campus of Seattle Pacific University. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Motif Seattle

Address: 1415 Fifth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101-2313
Location: United States > Washington > Seattle
Price Range: $207 - $417 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Motif Seattle 4*
Number of rooms: 319
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Also Known As:
Red Lion Hotel Seattle
Red Lion Seattle
Seattle Red Lion
Red Lion Inn Seattle
Hotel Style:
#21 Luxury Hotel in Seattle
#29 Business Hotel in Seattle
#30 Family Hotel in Seattle
#38 Romantic Hotel in Seattle
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Higher floors on one side provides a view of Elliott Bay.”
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