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Livermore, California
Reviewed 29 September 2012

if you are traveling with large luggage not easily walkable from the space needle.We had to ask directions twice.The map at the space needle is not accurate per a police officer who happened to be there when we were looking at it.The second time we asked for info we were informed a highway makes mapquest directions unwalkable.The hotel was O.K....

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1Thank Kathy2659
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 24 September 2012

The location of this hotel is awesome! We were a 10 minute walk, the long way, to the Needle, and around 15 minutes from the Pike Market. The staff was very friendly and helpful. The only negative of the experience was no hot water the last day we were there. Let's just say it was a chilly shower :) I...

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1Thank Compsolut
Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 19 September 2012

This was our first stay here as part of a King Tut package on the Victoria Clipper. We were very comfortable here and were pleased with the location close to the Pacific Science Centre where the King Tut exhibit is held. The complementary breakfast was better than expected with plenty of seating for guests. This is a new hotel and...

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5Thank fishnguy
Detroit, Michigan
Reviewed 16 September 2012

If you are visiting Seattle for a short trip, Holiday Inn Express is a place you should consider. Although I was using Rewards Points, it is reasonably priced at around $130/night for the assured cleanliness, and awesome location (a complimentary breakfast to boot). It is a few blocks away from City Centre, where you will find the Space Needle, Dale...

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Missouri
Reviewed 14 September 2012

We came to Seattle for a cruise and we ended up getting into a situation where we had to cancel. The staff here is very helpful. The men at the front desk and the security guard were very kind to us. They're very helpful and they make you feel very welcome to be here. The rooms are very clean and...

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1Thank AD0416
Reviewed 13 September 2012

My boyfriend and I stayed here after switching from an AWFUL hotel a few miles away, and the staff was so friendly! We had a last minute reservation due to unforeseen circumstances but they really went the extra mile to accommodate us. We had our choice of room, floor, and even check out time! They ended up saving us a...

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2Thank Jennybean813
Yakima, Washington, United States
Reviewed 13 September 2012

Someday I'm going to be in a position to buy a hotel and when that happens the three women that I want working for me are Cassidy from the Seattle Center Holiday Inn Express, Penny from the Chehalis Holiday Inn Express. These thress women were able to restore my dignity after being humiliated by those not willing to pay attention...

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1Thank Daniel P
atlanta
Reviewed 12 September 2012

We stayed two nights prior to a cruise. First the bad, never recognized me as a gold priority member, hotel has some age on it and rooms need updating. Not the best location if you want to venture out downtown. only close to the Space Needle. Hotel was extremely crowded which made it almost impossible to enjoy the free breakfast...

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Seattle City Center, responded to this review

Dear AtlantaWareagle, Thank you for being a Priority Club Gold Rewards Member and taking the time to leave a review of our hotel. I am glad that the shuttle service provided sufficed your needs. I apologize for any inconvenience you experienced at check in and if the room accommodations you received were not at par with your expectations. We take...

Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 11 September 2012

Stayed here, after a 10 day beach vacation, and the location was terrific. Space Needle within walking distance, great view. Arrived after 10:00PM, and they had no more room in their parking garage. As they and the Holiday Inn was sold out. Parked in overflow parking (adjacent to hotel), that was NO problem for me, but would not feel comfortable...

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2Thank David A
Boise, Idaho
Reviewed 8 September 2012

Our family stayed for 2 nights and wow, what a disgusting hotel. We reserved with loyalty points and our room literally, this is no joke, had blood droplets on the floor and bedspread.They forced us to stay in a smoking room that stunk beyond belief. We notified the front desk and they couldn't care less. My small children, 2 and...

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dhambrick, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Seattle City Center, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your comments regarding your stay, and I apologize for not meeting expectations with the hotel amenities or service. I would appreciate the opportunity to discuss this with you directly and to resolve your concerns personally. Please contact me directly. My information is below. Sincerely, Darcy Hambrick General Manager hambrick@hcbmi.com 206-674-6262 (Direct)

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Discover all that Seattle has to offer at the convenient, comfortable Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites. Situated between Seattle Center and the heart of downtown s shopping, dining, and entertainment districts, it's an easy walk to Westlake Center Mall, The Showbox, or Benaroya Hall. The world famous Space Needle and Monorail, Pike Place Market, Seattle Art Museum, Pioneer Square, Pier 66, Cruise Terminal 90/91, Microsoft, Boeing and more are so close our ideal location will suit the needs of any business or leisure traveler. Sports fan? We re minutes to Safeco & CenturyLink Fields! We offer parking for standard sized vehicles at $10 per night (limited space). Whether you re visiting Seattle for work or fun, Holiday Inn Express will be your home away from home. Wake up to our complimentary hot breakfast featuring our signature cinnamon rolls, eggs, bacon or sausage, fresh fruit, and more. Maintain your cardio in our free 24-hour fitness center or go for a swim in our heated, indoor pool. Enjoy a leisurely stroll to numerous restaurants and bars. Our friendly, knowledgeable staff will get you where you need to go! The best of Seattle is waiting for you at the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites. Book your hotel reservations now for the SeaHawks NFL or Huskies football season or choose from one of our great King Tut Packages. Great family fun is just minutes away! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Seattle City Center

Address: 226 Aurora Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109-5007
Region: United States > Washington > Seattle
Price Range: $155 - $386 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Seattle City Center 2.5*
Number of rooms: 195
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“A view of the Space Needle comes at cost of facing noisy Aurora Ave. Get a room on the other side of the hallway if you want quiet.”
  • King-sized bed took up a lot of space in our room
  • Our room overlooked busy & noisy Aurora Ave, but nice view of Space Needle
 of 5 bubbles OneWayVancouver, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Get a corner room- we were in 415”
 of 5 bubbles fast72, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms in the front face the Space Needle.”
  • Room looked clean at night but when the sunlight you could see dust that you could write in.
 of 5 bubbles LaurenLHS1, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“High floors facing the Needle”
 of 5 bubbles Nicelio, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Stay away from rooms by elevator. Would have moved but they were full.”
 of 5 bubbles spike706, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
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