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Silver Cloud Inn Seattle - Lake Union

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Spokane Valley, Washington
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

i booked a room as a gift for my daughters 21st birthday with my credit card they told me that all she needed was her I.D and her debit card so they would charge her a $50 deposit and they would charge my card when she got there from spokane wa they said they couldnt do that and made her...

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We chose this hotel based on customer review. However, the condition of the hotel was very much below our expectation. The hotel is worn out & needs renovation. The breakfast quality was average. Not many varieties. However, the hotel offered a very nice shuttle service to downtown attractions. Also reception staff were extremely friendly & welcoming.

Thank Safwa57
Jennifer G, General Manager at Silver Cloud Inn Seattle - Lake Union, responded to this review

Dear Safwa57, Thank you for staying with us during your recent trip to Seattle. I am delighted to hear that our team exceeded your expectations in service and courtesy! It is our passion to have the friendliest service and the cleanest amenities. We are currently in the planning and development stages for a refresh for our exterior and common areas....

Whidbey Island, Washington
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We have stayed her for graduations, weddings, for business, and for a fun weekend! The staff, the rooms, and the food are always of top quality. We would highly recommend Silver Cloud Lake Union! Walk to great restaurants, or ask for the shuttle to downtown; always a nice experience!

Thank cfsmls
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

As always....every staff member I encountered was super pleasant, efficient and friendly. The location is ideal, easy access off of I-5. I stay here almost every trip I make to Seattle. Great breakfast and nice to have parking included.

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Ogden, Utah
Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed our stay here. We were here for 3 nights. It's just barely on the outskirts of the city that you still feel like you are downtown. The continental breakfast is very good with a lot of selection. The hotel was clean, and the amenities were good. The mattresses were a little firmer than our liking. The free...

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Spokane, Washington
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was very pleased with my stay at the Silver Cloud Inn. The room was spacious, the beds were comfortable, and the view of Lake Union was beautiful. Breakfast and the breakfast room were a pleasant addition to our stay. The front desk staff were friendly and very helpful. I would definitely stay there again.

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New York
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was my first time at this hotel. I was here on business only for one night. The hotel is basic, but clean, and efficient. I had a very big room with a king bed. There is a nice complimentary breakfast. There is a pool, gym, whirlpool, sauna etc. the room even had a gas fireplace. More than I expected...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently stayed here in a suite room which was very nice, spacious, very clean and well appointed. The bed was super comfy, great heating and the ability to open a window or two for fresh air if needed. we did have a view of Lake Union but as there is no balcony/deck it was kind of a bit wasted...

Thank Bethie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We've stayed at the Silver Cloud Inn on Lake Union many times before & you can't beat the value! The rooms are CLEAN and roomy, and the rooms with a view of Lake Union are incredible! The biggest draw for us, unlike ANY other hotel in Seattle, is FREE secured parking, FREE breakfast, and FREE shuttle service to & from...

3Thank Kimberly K
Victoria BC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed our stay at the Silver Cloud. Hannah at check in was very nice. We received a king room that faced Lake Union, with views of the Space Needle. The breakfast was fine, and our room was great for our stay. We would stay here again.

Thank Catfluff

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located on the south end of scenic Lake Union, the Silver Cloud Hotel Seattle - Lake Union is two miles from downtown Seattle's finest shops and restaurants and just five miles from the University of Washington campus. The hotel is also located near Seattle Center and the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, and is only a 20 minute walk to the iconic Space Needle. Most of the guestrooms have spectacular waterfront views of Lake Union and Seattle. All rooms have 42" high definition flat screen TVs, complimentary high-speed wired and wireless Internet access, microwaves, refrigerators and laptop safes. A complimentary Silver Cloud breakfast is offered daily in addition to use of our brand new fitness center. The hotel features an indoor pool and spa and offers local area shuttle service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Silver Cloud Inn Seattle - Lake Union

Address: 1150 Fairview Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109-4433
Region: United States > Washington > Seattle
Price Range: $239 - $465 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Silver Cloud Inn Seattle - Lake Union 3*
Number of rooms: 184
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Also Known As:
Silver Cloud Inn - Lake Union Hotel Seattle
Silver Cloud Hotel Lake Union
Hotel Style:
#8 Best Value Hotel in Seattle
#11 Romantic Hotel in Seattle
#11 Family Hotel in Seattle
#17 Business Hotel in Seattle
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“get a room with a view of the lake”
 of 5 bubbles roberttrujillo588, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
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“South Lake Union views; and, walking distance to great seafood restaurants.”
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“Pay the extra $20 for a room with a view of Lake Union. Fun to watch sail boats and see the float planes land and take off.”
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