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Fairmont Olympic Hotel

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Indoor pool
Indoor pool
Indoor pool
Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, down comforters, minibar

Overview of Fairmont Olympic Hotel

UNESCO Sustainable Property

Fairmont Olympic Hotel

5 out of 5

4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Pet-friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Gym
  • Breakfast available

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 48-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitizer provided
411 University St, Seattle, WA, 98101

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationSeattle Waterfront5 min walk
  • Popular LocationPike Place Market6 min walk
  • Popular LocationBell Street Cruise Terminal at Pier 6618 min walk
  • AirportSeattle, WA (SEA-Seattle - Tacoma Intl.)19 min drive

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About this area

Seattle

Located in Seattle, Fairmont Olympic Hotel is in the city center and near the airport. Seattle Waterfront and Seattle Cruise Ship Terminal 91 are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's popular attractions can visit Seattle Center and Woodland Park Zoo. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Lumen Field or T-Mobile Park. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including winery tours. Guests love the hotel's central location.

What's nearby

  • Seattle Waterfront - 5 min walk
  • Washington State Convention Center - 6 min walk
  • Pike Place Market - 6 min walk
  • Seattle Great Wheel - 7 min walk
  • Bell Street Cruise Terminal at Pier 66 - 18 min walk

Getting around

  • University Street Station - 2 min walk
  • King Street Station - 16 min walk
  • Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEA) - 19 min drive

Restaurants

  • 4th Avenue Espresso Bar — 1 min walk
  • Olympic Bar — 1 min walk
  • Vovito — 2 min walk
  • Sazerac — 2 min walk
  • MOD Pizza — 3 min walk

About this property

Fairmont Olympic Hotel

Luxury Seattle hotel in Downtown Seattle, near Seattle Waterfront
A full-service spa, an indoor pool, and a health club are available at this smoke-free hotel. Other amenities include a bar/lounge, a coffee shop/café, and self parking. All 450 rooms feature comforts like Egyptian cotton sheets and down comforters, while conveniences include sitting areas and coffee makers. For a bit of entertainment, TVs come with cable channels, and guests will also find minibars and hair dryers. Housekeeping is available once per stay.
Fairmont Olympic Hotel offers 450 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and laptop-compatible safes. Accommodations offer separate sitting areas. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets, 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 coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Microwaves and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. Housekeeping is provided once per stay. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in July 2016.

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

Awards and 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.

Awards and affiliations

This property has signed the UNESCO Sustainable Tourism Pledge.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels)
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 48 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Parking and transportation

  • Self parking on site (USD 50 per night; includes in/out privileges)
  • Electric car charging station on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Limo/town car service

Food and drink

  • To-go breakfast available for a fee daily 7:00 AM–11:00 AM: USD 14-36 for adults and USD 7-18 for children
  • 1 coffee shop/café
  • 1 bar

Things to do

  • Full-service spa
  • Health club
  • Indoor pool
  • Shopping

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Elevator

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Housekeeping (once per stay)
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Japanese
  • Spanish

Spa

  • Aromatherapy
  • Ayurvedic treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massages
  • Sauna
  • Spa open daily
  • Spa tub

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 (select rooms)
  • Braille signage
  • Handrails in stairways
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Pool hoist on site
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Valet for wheelchair-equipped vehicle
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible spa
  • Wheelchairs available on site

More

  • Renovated guestrooms - July 2016
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Down comforter
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination

Entertainment

  • Cable channels
  • Pay movies
  • Premium channels
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Minibar

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Phone
  • Recycling
  • Separate sitting area

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Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - midnight
Early check-in subject to availability
Early check-in is available for a fee (amount varies)
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Late check-out subject to availability
A late check-out fee will be charged
Express check-out

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

Renovations and closures

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

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 50 per pet, per stay
Food and water bowls are available
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

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

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll 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 have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at 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)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

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 Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club, debit cards, and cash

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

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

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

4.5

Wonderful

Rating 5 - Excellent. 762 out of 1036 reviews
5 - Excellent 74%
Rating 4 - Good. 164 out of 1036 reviews
4 - Good 16%
Rating 3 - Okay. 50 out of 1036 reviews
3 - Okay 5%
Rating 2 - Poor. 37 out of 1036 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 23 out of 1036 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.7/5

Cleanliness

4.7/5

Staff & service

4.5/5

Amenities

4.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

3/5 Okay

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Liked: Property is refurbished - good condition Disliked: Urban fee of 20dls, for what? a city that is crumbling Valet takes 20-30 mins...
Stayed 4 nights in Sep 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family, Travelled with partner
Liked: Staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Beautiful
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Beautiful hotel!
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
This is a classic old hotel which is in pristine condition. The in-hotel options for eating are limited. There is no parking at the hotel and guests must park at a nearby parking garage for $50/day. Service is impeccable.
Stayed 3 nights in Sep 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Food was good, but was generally Luke warm to cold.
Stayed 4 nights in Sep 2021