The College Inn - a classic European style hotel located across the street from the University of Washington
The College Inn Seattle is a classic old world European style hotel. It is located across the street from the University of Washington and just down the road from many of Seattles most famous tourist attractions. The hotel is the perfect place for family members and prospective students to stay and provides plenty of hospitality. It also prides itself on offering its guests a comfortable place to stay for low rates. The hotels 4th floor lounge offers a continental style breakfast for free each morning. The lounge is the perfect place to relax and catch up with other hotel guests. The lounge also provides guests with access to a sitting room, an office and a place to enjoy breakfast. The hotel staff can provide travel information and help with transportation as well. Free parking is also provided to guests on a limited space basis. Discounts for extended stays are provided. The Inn is 100% non-smoking and does not provide handicapped accessible rooms because of the age of the building. Hotel taxes are much lower for the College Inn than other Seattle hotels, which translates to reduced prices on guestrooms.
The College Inn Seattle provides 27 guestrooms. Guests can choose from guestrooms with either twin sized beds or queen sized beds. Guestroom choices include single rooms, which include a single twin sized bed, or a single queen sized bed or 2 twin sized beds, or the large rooms, which feature a single queen sized bed or 2 queen sized beds. Each guestroom offers a view of downtown Seattle and Lake Union. All of the European-style rooms also feature a washbasin with mirror. Telephones are provided in each room. Separate and shared gender specific bathrooms with showers are provided in each hallway. High speed wireless internet access is provided in each guestroom for free.
The College Inn Seattle is located within a large complex. This provides its guests with easy access to a number of small businesses to enjoy without having to leave the complex. Located within the same complex as the hotel are the Bean and Bagel stand, the Easy Shoppe convenience shop, the Banana Leaf Caf and the College Inn Pub. Guests of the hotel will have access to the bus lines that can easily and quickly take guests to Capitol Hill and the citys Convention Center. The University Village shopping center is just a few blocks away and provides lots of dining and shopping experiences for guests to enjoy. Other local attractions include Safeco Field, the Fred Hutchinson Childrens Hospital, the Pike Place Market, the Seattle Center and Pioneer Square. The Inn is located in the U-district, which offers a great college experience to visitors. This includes many of the areas local bars, cafes, restaurants and local shops.
The College Inn Seattle represents one of the least expensive and friendliest places to stay in the Seattle areas University district.