4.5
Very Good 333 Reviews
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Amenities

  •  Babysitting
  •  Bar
  •  Free WiFi
  •  Gym
  •  Handicap Accessible
  •  Parking On Site
  •  Pool
  •  Restaurant
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City Elegant Exterior Town plaza Downtown restaurant shopping

Overview

Location

With a stay at Hotel Ballard in Seattle (Ballard), you’ll be convenient to Hiram M. Chittenden Locks and Woodland Park Zoo. This family-friendly hotel is within close proximity of Discovery Park and Seattle Pacific University.

Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 29 air-conditioned rooms featuring MP3 docking stations. Your pillowtop bed comes with down comforters. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms have complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.

Spa, Wellness & Premium Amenities

Dip into one of the 2 indoor swimming pools or enjoy other recreational amenities including a 24-hour health club and a sauna. Additional amenities at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge).

Food & Drink

Grab a bite to eat at the hotel’s restaurant, which features a bar, or stay in and take advantage of room service (during limited hours). Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.

Business & Travel Amenities

Featured amenities include limo/town car service, express check-out, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge during limited hours, and self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

How to Get There

Hotel Ballard
5216 Ballard Ave NW
Seattle, WA 98107 United States

Reviews

Amazing Stay!
R6788KB

Hotel Ballard was the perfect place to celebrate our engagement. The staff was over the top nice to us and took amazing care to make our night special. Thank you so much to the entire staff, but especially Danielle who was the mastermind behind our great stay. We will definitely be back to this special place.

Amazing Comfort in the Heart of Ballard
WorldTravel059

Love this hotel! On the tail end of an extended visit to Seattle and the surrounding area, we decided to spend our last night in Hotel Ballard. This is a top shelf, boutique hotel. We booked a garden view room which is on the 5th floor (top floor/roof) of hotel. Each room has a small sitting area and a spa like bathroom with a standalone bath tub.

The rooms and decorations are fabulous and you have nice views of the water and surrounding area (no views of downtown or the space needle).

Service was wonderful as you would expect from a top end hotel. Parking is in the garage, but if you have a large car/truck (we had an Ford expedition) we had to park in a garage a block away. Not a big deal, but it took a while to figure out the program. Also, be careful when there are festivals in the area. There's always a farmer's market on Sunday and they close the streets. You can still access the hotel, but have patience.

In the room there was great A/C which I believe also generated some "white noise" to drown out any sounds from the street or the rooms next door. It didn't bother me, but my wife wasn't happy....next time she'll wear ear plugs.

A most excellent hotel especially if you want to stay away from downtown Seattle and don't mind some of the missing attributes of a truly top end hotel (e.g., no valet parking).

Guest membership to the Olympic Gym is included and there's a pool and hot tub at the gym. This is a great gym!

I wish I could live in this hotel!
sasha1twyla2

What a wonderful place. A beautiful lobby with free coffee and snacks. A gorgeous suite, huge and beautifully furnished. The bathroom is bigger than my nyc apartment and the bath looks like a Brancusi sculpture (there is a separate shower). Everything is perfect.