Hip Hotels Across Washington State

Traveling to Washington? Whether you’ll be visiting Seattle or some other city, here are some of the state’s best hotels:

Columbia River Gorge Getaway: Skamania Lodge

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Photo via Skamania Lodge.

If you take your outdoor adventures with a side of luxury, Skamania Lodge is sure to impress. Located in Stevenson, Washington but under an hour away from Portland, Oregon, this Destination Hotel glows with Pacific Northwest charm. Its lobby boasts a three-story stone fireplace and fetching views of the Columbia River.

There’s no shortage of activities available, with a zip line and golf course on the property plus a slew of recreational activities like white water rafting and horseback riding offered nearby. Guests can book a tree house for the ultimate immersive experience: a secluded, elevated room that sleeps four and overlooks the forest.

Spokane Riverside: DoubleTree by Hilton

The DoubleTree by Hilton in Spokane delivers unparalleled convenience in Spokane. It is aptly located downtown within walking distance from most attractions and connected by sky bridge to the Spokane Convention Center.

Business travelers can take advantage of the free airport shuttle, ample meeting rooms, 24-hour business center, and spacious in-room workspace. All guests can enjoy the seasonal outdoor pool, hot tub, and on-site restaurant Spencer’s.

All guest rooms are equipped with complimentary Wi-Fi, HDTV with premium channels, and in-room temperature control for a comfortable stay.

Pike Place Hideaway: Inn at the Market

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Photo via Inn At The Market.

The newly remodeled Inn at the Market is the only hotel tucked inside Seattle’s Pike Place Market. Not only is it conveniently located near several iconic landmarks and restaurants, but it also offers sensational views of downtown Seattle, Puget Sound, and the Olympic Mountains from its water view guest rooms. For the ultimate panoramic view of all of these, head to the hotel’s rooftop deck.

As for amenities, guests can take advantage of in-room dining and massages, the on-site Market Salon, and the off-site Seattle Athletic Club located in the Pike Place Market. All rooms include floor-to-ceiling bay windows, plush signature bathrobes, and Keurig coffee maker.

Colorful & Contemporary: Watertown Hotel

“A piece of pineapple hospitality” is the slogan at Seattle’s StayPineapple Watertown Hotel. Balancing both colorful and contemporary vibes, this upscale hotel is an excellent choice for those looking to stay near the University of Washington. It’s only about 15 minutes from downtown Seattle, which guests can easily access with the hotel’s free shuttle service.

Other amenities worth noting are the complimentary bike rental, signature pineapple cupcakes served at the daily afternoon reception, and “The Naked Experience” featuring highly customized bedding by Pineapple Hospitality.

Stylish Stay: Hotel Monaco Seattle

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Photo via Hotel Monaco Seattle.

The Hotel Monaco Seattle is a boutique hotel by Kimpton, located in downtown Seattle. From the animal print bathrobes to the eclectic decor in all guest rooms, everything about this hotel screams style.

All rooms are stacked with unique amenities like a yoga mat, goldfish tank, and dog treats – along with standard luxury items like Atelier Bloem toiletries and plush pillow-top beds. Guests can also enjoy a daily wine reception and use of complimentary bikes.