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4.9 out of 5

"Beautiful property, lovely rooms, nice holiday decor and amenities " More

By a verified traveler on Mon 02 Dec 2019

Hotel Description

5-star luxury hotel near Seattle Waterfront

Heart of Seattle

A stay at this Downtown Seattle hotel places you steps from 5th Avenue Theater and a 5-minute walk from Seattle Central Business District. Seattle Waterfront and Washington State Convention Center are also within half a mile (1 km).

Luxury amenities

A full-service spa and an indoor pool are featured at this luxury hotel. Business travelers can take advantage of the express check-out. There's a health club on site, and a 24-hour front desk and a coffee shop are also provided.

Cable TV

Boasting comforts like premium bedding and down comforters, the 450 guestrooms also offer sitting areas and TVs with cable channels. Minibars, hair dryers, and laptop-compatible safes are also available. Housekeeping is available once per stay.

Room, 1 King Bed (Fairmont Room)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$172* Per night/room May 2 - May 3

Luxury Suite, 1 Bedroom, City View, Corner

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Signature Suite, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Partial View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed (Newly Renovated)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Signature Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Partial View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Signature Room, 1 King Bed, Partial View, Corner

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Fairmont Olympic Hotel ratings based on 15 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.9 out of 5 5.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 5.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 5.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 5.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 5.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Fairmont Olympic Hotel

Everyone (7) Couples (2) Family (4)
5 out of 5

Posted by on Aug 19, 2020

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Aug 24, 2020 by Team Olympic

Thank you so much for your kind review. Hope to see you again soon!

5 out of 5

Posted by on Dec 4, 2019

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Dec 5, 2019 by Mira Ng

Thank you for staying with us. We appreciate your feedback.

5 out of 5
Beautiful property, lovely rooms, nice holiday decor and amenities

Posted by on Dec 2, 2019

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Dec 5, 2019 by Mira Ng

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4 out of 5

Posted by on Nov 8, 2019

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Dec 5, 2019 by Mira Ng

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5 out of 5
Locale. Service staff & amenities. Room was comfortable

Posted by on Oct 5, 2019

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Oct 7, 2019 by Mira Ng

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5 out of 5
I enjoyed that thee were no "surprises." A very comfortable hotel and great restaurant.

Posted by on Sep 12, 2019

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Sep 12, 2019 by Mira

Thanks for staying with us. We appreciate your feedback!

5 out of 5
Beds were too small and the health club closed too early.

Posted by on Sep 10, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Sep 12, 2019 by Markus T.

We would be happy to look at other rooms to better accommodate your next stay. Thank you for being our guest. Regards, Markus Treppenhauer General Manager

5 out of 5
A superior hotel with excellent staff in a very convenient location

Posted by on Aug 4, 2019

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Aug 4, 2019 by Mir

Thanks and come again!

4 out of 5
Everything was great except the bed was a little too firm for me and my wife.

Posted by on Jun 5, 2019

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Jun 13, 2019 by Markus T.

We are pleased to know you enjoyed your stay! Thank you for the feedback as well. Regards, Markus Treppenhauer General Manager

5 out of 5
Location, staff, cleanliness—all excellent. This was our third time staying at the Fairmont and I would stay there again.

Posted by on Apr 27, 2019

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Apr 29, 2019 by Mra Ng

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About the Fairmont Olympic Hotel

Location 411 University St, Seattle, WA 98101

Renovations + Closures

Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.

Property Features

There's a coffee shop/café on site, as well as a snack bar/deli. Fairmont Olympic Hotel offers its guests a full-service spa, an indoor pool, and a health club. Spa services, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff are also featured at the luxury Fairmont Olympic Hotel. The hotel can provide concierge services, limo/town car service, and wedding services. For a fee, parking is available. This 5-star Seattle hotel is smoke free.

  • 450 guestrooms or units
  • 12 levels
  • Built in 1924
  • Coffee shop
  • Deli
  • Charging station for electric cars
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Car service
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Garden
  • ATM
  • Onsite shopping
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEA) (22.9 km / 14.2 mi)
  • Train station: King Street Station (1.7 km / 1.1 mi)
  • Metro station: University Street Station (0.2 km / 0.1 mi)
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Fairmont Olympic Hotel offers 450 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and laptop-compatible safes. Accommodations offer separate sitting areas. Beds feature down comforters and premium bedding. Televisions come with premium cable channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, bathrobes, designer toiletries, and hair dryers. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Microwaves and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. Housekeeping is provided once per stay. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in July 2016.

  • Sitting area
  • Minibar
  • Television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • Movies for purchase
  • Microwave available
  • Luxury bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Down blanket
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (once per stay)
  • Hair dryer
  • Laptop safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy to-go breakfast daily from 7:00 AM to 11:00 AM.

4th Avenue Espresso Bar - This coffee shop specializes in American cuisine.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an indoor pool and a health club.

Spa Services

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa, Penelope The Beauty Bar. Services include facials, body wraps, body scrubs, and body treatments. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and Ayurvedic. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a spa tub.

The spa is open daily.

  • Sauna in spa
  • Spa tub in spa
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Facial treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Ayurvedic treatments
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-in time ends at midnight
  • Minimum check-in age is: 21

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests will receive an email 7 days before arrival with check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Due to COVID-19, this property's food and beverage options may be limited pursuant to local regulations.

Guests arriving after 8:00 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests will receive an email 7 days before arrival with check-in information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 3 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • Pets: USD 50 per pet, per stay
  • Food and water bowls are available
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available. Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings. This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels). This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA).

  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Property follows sanitization practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)
  • Protective clothing is available to guests
  • Masks are available to guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Guests will receive an email with special check-in instructions
  • Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitization guidelines ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels)
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Number of children who can stay free - 3
  • Debit cards
  • Gap period enforced between guest stays - 48 hours

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Resort fee: USD 22.02 per accommodation, per night

The resort fee includes:

  • Internet access
  • Phone calls
  • WiFi access (may be limited)

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 14 and USD 36 for adults, USD 7 and USD 18 for children (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: USD 50 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 50 per pet, per stay
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Fairmont Hotel
  • Fairmont Olympic
  • Fairmont Olympic Hotel
  • Fairmont Olympic Hotel Seattle
  • Fairmont Olympic Seattle
  • Hotel Olympic
  • Olympic Fairmont
  • Olympic Fairmont Hotel
  • Olympic Hotel
  • Fairmont Seattle
  • Seattle Fairmont
  • The Fairmont Olympic Seattle Hotel Seattle
  • Fairmont Olympic Hotel Hotel
  • Fairmont Olympic Hotel Seattle
  • Fairmont Olympic Hotel Hotel Seattle

You should know

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Key Eco-Rating Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

This property has signed the UNESCO Sustainable Tourism Pledge.

  • UNESCO sustainable tourism pledge
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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.