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The Fairmont Olympic Seattle
Ranked #17 of 100 Hotels in Seattle
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Kelowna, Canada
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“Excellent Hotel and Staff!! You won't be disappointed!!”
Reviewed May 2, 2014

If you want to be treated with white glove service from the moment you step foot in the hotel............this is the place you want to be!! I've stayed at Fairmont's around the world and this one is as good, if not better, than them all. Once you stay there you will keep coming back.............I know I will!! Enjoy your visit to Seattle!

  • Stayed April 2014, traveled as a couple
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FairmontOlympicSEA, Manager at The Fairmont Olympic Seattle, responded to this review, May 19, 2014
Thank you for being our guest and for taking the time to write. I sincerely appreciate your kind words about our service and am very glad to read that you enjoyed your stay. We are always striving for excellence and personal service, and it is very rewarding when our guests take the time to let us know they are pleased.

We look forward to welcoming you back and seeing you here again soon.

Best wishes,

Guy Bittner
Director of Operations
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Reviewed April 30, 2014

great location inside of Seattle right off main highway and very quiet room with easy access to each floor however very expensive restaurant breakfast for 2 $80 without liquor so ate elsewhere rest of my stay and parking $37 per night.

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Reviewed April 30, 2014

The Terrace Lounge located in The Fairmont has a wonderful menu, but try the Martinis created by Michael who is an artist!!! The Scallops @ Shuckers are amazing! The car & driver provided are a welcome bonus! The Fairmont is very clean and all of the staff are very welcoming. I stay here every year.

  • Stayed April 2014, traveled on business
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FairmontOlympicSEA, Manager at The Fairmont Olympic Seattle, responded to this review, May 18, 2014
Thank you for once again being our guest and for taking the time to write. I am very glad to read that you experienced another enjoyable stay. I sincerely appreciate you sharing your comments. We are always striving for excellence, and it is very rewarding when our guests let us know they are pleased.

We look forward to welcoming you back next year or sooner.

Kind regards,

Guy Bittner
Director of Operations
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Kilauea
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Reviewed April 29, 2014

Friendly and helpful staff. Beautiful and clean rooms. Good food and drinks in the hotel restaurants. Excellent Bell service and private hotel car. Fantastic Seattle city location. Easy to walk around or take the monorail to the Spaceneedle.

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Reviewed April 29, 2014

Majestic lobby, charming rooms, cute courtyard. Didn't get a chance to see the swimming pool as it was under construction when we went. Make sure to checkout the beehives on the roof! Checkout the parking behind the hotel if you find valet expensive. You can find early bird rates as low as $11 and park on the street from 10pm to 9am for free.

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  • Stayed February 2014, traveled with friends
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Reviewed April 25, 2014

Stayed here just one night while on business. Lobby is beautiful. My room was pretty large. Bathroom not so big. Room was very nice. Service was good. I had room service breakfast. It was pretty quick and was good. Internet is free if you are Fairmont President Club member. Parking (valet) was $47. ouch. Location is great.

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FairmontOlympicSEA, Manager at The Fairmont Olympic Seattle, responded to this review, May 19, 2014
Thank you for being our guest and for taking the time to comment on your experience. We are always striving to provide outstanding service, so I am glad to read that overall you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to the opportunity to welcome you back soon.

Kind regards,

Guy Bittner
Director of Operations
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Kelowna
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Reviewed April 24, 2014

My wife and I began a two week road trip down the pacific coast highway and stayed at the Fairmont's in Seattle, San Francisco and Los Angeles and all were remarkable. Unfortunately many of the cities we visited didn't have Fairmont's and they were often more costly and never as nice. That's why we will continuer going to a Fairmont whenever possible!

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FairmontOlympicSEA, Manager at The Fairmont Olympic Seattle, responded to this review, May 19, 2014
Thank you for being our guest and for taking the time to write. I sincerely appreciate the kind words that you shared about your experience here and at our sister properties in San Francisco and Santa Monica. I am very glad to read that you enjoyed your stay and I hope that you enjoyed your road trip overall.

We look forward to the opportunity to welcome you back soon.

Best wishes,

Guy Bittner
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Property: The Fairmont Olympic Seattle
Address: 411 University St., Seattle, WA 98101-2507
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Location: United States > Washington > Seattle
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#6 Spa Hotel in Seattle
#11 Business Hotel in Seattle
#12 Luxury Hotel in Seattle
#16 Family Hotel in Seattle
#16 Green Hotel in Seattle
#18 Romantic Hotel in Seattle
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Fairmont Olympic Seattle 5*
Number of rooms: 450
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Footsteps from Seattle's most exciting attractions, the Fairmont Olympic Hotel combines traditional warmth with 21st century convenience and personalized service. Located in the heart of downtown Seattle, the beautifully historic 450-room hotel blends classic ambiance and Italian renaissance architecture with state-of-the-art amenities, including high-speed wireless Internet access in all guest rooms and public spaces, 24-hour room service, 24-hour concierge, a fully equipped fitness center with indoor swimming pool, and complimentary house car service throughout downtown. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the Fairmont Olympic Hotel is excited for the next stage in this history with the start of a $25 million renovation. This renovation began on December 9th 2015 and is set to finish in July of 2016. The renovation will go floor by floor and will include buffer floor closures in order to minimize disruption to guests. ... more   less 
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