Fairmont Olympic Hotel

1652 reviews
411 University St Seattle, WA 98101, +1 206-621-1700
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Affordable Accommodations in Landmark in Downtown Seattle 

Centrally Located Budget Luxury Hotel in Downtown Seattle

Built on the original site of the University of Washington, Fairmont Olympic Hotel is a landmark luxury hotel, centrally located in Downtown Seattle, close to many local attractions. It's conveniently close to Tacoma-Seattle Airport, which is just a 20-minute drive away. 

Close to Seattle Shopping and Museums, with Upscale On-Site Amenities

Fairmont Olympic Hotel is within walking distance to many popular local attractions. Visit the latest art exhibitions at Seattle Museum of Art. Shop locally sourced, artisan and specialty foods at Pike Place Market, and explore Pacific Place shops, both just a few blocks away. 

Get work done at the business center on-site, which offers computer stations with high-speed Internet access. Keep up with your work out routine at the top-notch fitness club on-site, which features exercise machines with DVDs attached. Relax in the spa tub or take a swim in the hotel's indoor pool. Pamper yourself with a beauty treatment or massage at the hotel's spa, which offers a full menu of services.

Enjoy oysters on-site at Shuckers, one of Seattle's oldest oyster bars. Sit down to Afternoon Tea service or a fine meal at The Georgian, the hotel's elegant AAA 4-Diamond restaurant featuring French-inspired Northwest cuisine.

Gracious Guest Rooms with City Views 

Guest rooms and suites decorated with crown molding, floral fabrics, and upholstered armchairs offer city views and lavish bedding so you feel pampered and comfortable. Guest rooms also feature high-speed Internet access with a surcharge, and coffee makers for your convenience. 

Hipmunk Staff Review

Nearby W Seattle offers comparable upscale accommodations and is pet-friendly, as is Fairmont Olympic Hotel. However, the W Seattle does not have a swimming pool on-site, while Fairmont Olympic Hotel has a pool in its first-class health club and spa. 



Overall Guest Score
"Terrific location." "Great location"
98% liked the proximity to shopping.
100% liked the proximity to sightseeing.
"World class service." "Great staff"
96% found the staff to be very friendly.
85% said the reception staff was great.
"Nice ambiance." "Fantastic ambiance" "Fairmont is charming"
97% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere.
100% were fond of the entertainment options.
"Tasty food." "Good food" "Enjoyed spinach empanadas"
90% loved the dining experience.
"Rooms are ok." "Bed was super comfortable"
For only 56%, the bathroom was ok.
Only 58% said rooms were clean enough.
"Internet is poor." "Lack of free WiFi"
Good to know...
Poorly-maintained rooms
Wonderful housekeeping
Good bar service
Pleasant entrance area

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