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This family-friendly Seattle hotel is located by the sea, within 2 mi (3 km) of Hiram M. Chittenden Locks and Woodland Park Zoo. Discovery Park and Seattle Pacific University are also within 2 mi (3 km).

Hotel Features

This smoke-free hotel features 2 indoor pools, a restaurant, and a 24-hour health club. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a sauna, and a rooftop terrace are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 29 rooms offer thoughtful touches like bathrobes and slippers, as well as comforts such as pillowtop beds and premium bedding. Guests will also find free WiFi, MP3 docks, and cable TV.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Ballard features 2 indoor swimming pools, a 24-hour health club, a sauna, and a children's pool. The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. High-speed wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This family-friendly hotel also offers a rooftop terrace, a library, and tour/ticket assistance. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle during limited hours is offered to guests. Onsite parking is available (surcharge).

Hotel Ballard is a smoke-free property.

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 29 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • 24-hour health club 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Number of indoor pools - 2 
  • Library 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Year Built 2013 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Sauna 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Steam room 
  • Children's pool 
  • Free use of nearby fitness center 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Indoor pools  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Refrigerator (on request)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free weekday newspaper 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Refrigerator (on request) 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Slippers 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • MP3 docking station 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Down comforter 
  • Pillowtop mattress 

Where to Eat

Stoneburner - This restaurant specializes in Mediterranean cuisine and serves brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Happy hour is offered. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

2 indoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool. Other recreational amenities include a 24-hour health club and a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Basketball on site 
  • Pilates classes on site 
  • Racquetball/squash on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available during limited hours. Contact the property in advance to get details.


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Only service animals are allowed

Parking height restrictions apply


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 55.00 per vehicle (one way)
  • Self parking fee: USD 15 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 25.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Up to 2 children 13 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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