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Olympia, Washington
Reviewed 26 November 2016

I was pleased with the large studio apartment I rented. The bedroom was separate and there was a good sized living/dining area in addition to a kitchen. The air quality was stagnant and I had a lot of sneezing and nasal congestion during my stay. Overall the facility seems to be in good shape. It was a bit of a...

Thank WhirledTraveler4Peas
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Awesome room and service. The room is full amenity one bedroom apartment with two beds and kitchen. One bed in main area and one in bedroom. Very accommodating staff for all your needs. Clean retro feel. Location is great, right in the University District. Great shopping in the district and down the hill at University Village. Close to everything. Twenty...

Thank Maria S
Spokane, Washington
Reviewed 22 October 2016

We stayed there for the first time a few weeks ago and it was a good experience. It is very affordable which is worth a lot for this location - close to the university etc. They even provide a creepy underground garage, which is nice since street parking in Seattle is a nightmare...hard to find and a lot of 'smash...

Thank soccermom415
Reviewed 16 October 2016

This is a great hotel for someone needing a little extra space, a working kitchen and a fairly central location. If you are looking for glitz, glamour or modern, this is not the place. If you are looking for clean, spacious, friendly and unintentionally retro - do stay here. Plenty of dishes, silverware, pots and pans with a full-size fridge...

Thank Anne M
Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Originally built as housing for people who came to work at the World's Fair in 1962, this building looks like it was last remodeled in the early 70s. But while it is definitely on the vintage side of old school, it's actually a pretty great little motel, run by a nice young family who live there. People accustomed to high-end...

Thank Steve P
Oceanside, California
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

We were finishing off our vacation from Canada and this was one of the places we booked to stay during the visit to the Seattle area. The first impression when arriving I thought what have we gotten into it looked like a hotel from the early sixties. We was greeted by a person named Deb who at first seemed to...

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Lynden, Washington
Reviewed 13 July 2016

I took a risk on this one, reserving a room for my son's wedding. My wife and I both really enjoyed our stay. As noted by others, the place is dated. It is like walking into the 1960s, but I believe that is part of the charm! Our bathroom (suite 208) was equipped with a rose colored ceramic sink and...

Thank Mr_Parsnips
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

We often have a hard time finding a good place for our larger family to stay. We stumbled across this motel and were super surprised. Very clean, full kitchen (even an oven!), lots of pots and pans, comfortable beds. It is located about a 15 minute drive from downtown, but we found the university district a great place for restaurants....

1Thank CrozierSix
East Sussex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 April 2016

huge well equipped suite, full size stove and oven, TV, king size bed with option for roll out beds. Convenient for university of Washington, local shops and easy transport links to downtown. We were able to use the laundry room too. If you intend to cook for yourself then this is the place.

2Thank Phillipa H
Havirov, Czech Republic
Reviewed 19 December 2015

We stayed at this hotel 10 nights in summer 2015. We chose this hotel on Booking as we found the price affordable and location good for our plans. Our group of 3 people had a very large "flat" which included two rooms and a kitchenette, so we had all we needed. Nearby there are some shops and cheap fast food...

3Thank Froma68

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Additional Information about University Motel Suites

Address: 4731 12th Avenue NE, Seattle, WA 98105 (Formerly University Hotel)
Region: United States > Washington > Seattle
Price Range: $127 - $236 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 21
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University Hotel Seattle
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#8 Best Value Hotel in Seattle
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“The room facing the alley are pretty quiet”
 of 5 bubbles soccermom415, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Top level would be the quietest in terms of other guests”
 of 5 bubbles P8056LMannem, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“No elevator, so if you have a lot of stuff get a room on the first floor.”
 of 5 bubbles SteveP552, 1 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We were in 208. Two King beds. It was fine.”
 of 5 bubbles Mr_Parsnips, 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Top floor was very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles 345phillipah, 6 Apr 2016 | Read review
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