The University Inn is a conveniently located hotel that is situated in the heart of downtown Seattle approximately four blocks from the University of Washington and within a short distance of the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. Within walking distance are numerous theatres, museums, art galleries, fine Seattle restaurants, and shopping venues. The hotel is close to Pike Place market, Benarova Hall, the Seattle Waterfront, Seattle Art Museum, Pioneer Square, Tillicum Village, Safeco Field, and the Seattle Convention Center. The Seattle Public Library is also located nearby. The hotel is a friendly option for students and their families visiting the university and provides ideal lodging for visiting parents and out of town guests.
The hotel offers 102 smoke free guest rooms with king and queen bed options. There is a free breakfast bar with fresh waffles that is hard to beat. Standard amenities include wireless internet access, data port telephones, voicemail, electronic door locks, hair dryers, irons and ironing boards, and complimentary in room coffee and tea.
There are many nearby restaurants and eateries. Coffee shops are in great number around this location. Premier dining, shopping, and entertainment surround the hotel and restaurants offer a sampling of tastes from around the world. The Portage Bay Caf, is located at the University Inn and has been serving the area with reasonably priced organic cuisine for approximately a decade. The Caf, provides one of the best places for breakfasts and lunches in the Seattle area as it boasts organic ingredients and fresh and local produce.
The hotel offers an outdoor swimming pool that is open during the warmer season and an on-site hot tub for relaxing. The fitness center provides its visitors with state of the art exercise equipment, treadmills, and elliptical machines as well as free weights. Towels and lockers are provided.
The hotel boasts a twenty-four hour fitness center stocked with state-of-the-art exercise equipment. The center offers elliptical trainers, stationary bikes, stair steppers, exercise balls, and everything to promote a great cardio workout. Weight machines and dumbbells are also available at the hotel. Nearby yoga studios and day spas are located around the hotel and the front desk has available coupons and discount codes when inquired about.
Pets are welcome at the University Inn Hotel and the warm hospitality will make you feel right at home. A standard pet fee of $20 per night is non-refundable and a limited number of pets are regulated per guestroom. For further pet policy details and regulations, consult the front desk. The staff is helpful and will provide all the conveniences of home upon request as they strive to exceed your level of expectation.
Business travelers can enjoy a state of the art wired business center to support all of their technical needs. The smaller business center includes workstations, scanners, faxes, copiers, shipping and postage assistance, along with on-site assistance. Knowledgeable staff is available to answer questions and provide assistance upon request.