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The Arctic Club Seattle - a DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel
Ranked #26 of 100 Hotels in Seattle
Certificate of Excellence
Los Angeles, California
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83 reviews
43 hotel reviews
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“Nice Property”
Reviewed 4 March 2012

This is a former private club that was has kept its historic charm, but is now a modern hotel in downtown Seattle. Convenient to light rail to the airport, sports venues and commercial district. Property is clean and well maintained. The problem is a lack of attention to detail. The gym equipment is limited and had the same maintenance issues as they did the last time I stayed here months ago. So, don't expect a fully equipped fitness center, but they will give you a pass to a nearby gym if you want to go out in the typical Seattle weather. Bill was incorrect (and another guest was complaining about the same issue), and the room's internet connection was improperly installed and apparently had been that way for quite some time. If management raises its game this could be an outstanding property, but unitil then it's a very good choice, but not up to Hilton's standards.

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  • Stayed March 2012, travelled on business
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Reviewed 26 February 2012

We stayed at this hotel for 2 nights and we really enjoyed our stay. The hotel is situated in a very central location to explore Seattle by foot or public transport. The hotel is beautifully decorated both inside and outside. The room was very spacious as was the bathroom and it had everything we needed during our stay.
All the staff were all very helpful and the cookie on arrival is a very nice touch.The bar is a very relaxing place to chill out after a busy day in Seattle.

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  • Stayed February 2012, travelled as a couple
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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 21 February 2012

The Polar Bar staff is the best in the country. Viktor and Zenee are the most knowledgeable bar tenders I have ever met, and make the best drinks. I look forward to seeing them everytime I come to Seattle.

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  • Stayed February 2012, travelled on business
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Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed 21 February 2012

Although this hotel is in the Double Tree chain it feels like an independent boutique hotel. The whole hotel oozes character: the sense of staying at an old world gentlemen's club is invoked with wood paneling, old prints and photographs on the wall and bespoke furniture in the bedrooms. The rooms are well proportioned and whoever designed the bathrooms did a fantastic job. This hotel has a sense of place and history. It is not too hard to imagine that logger barons or those who made it big in the gold rush of yore came to stay in a place like this on trips to Seattle. There is Wifi throughout the hotel. The staff is exceptionally friendly and helpful. The location is walking distance from all the main tourist attractions in downtown Seattle and equally convenient for business. A short cab ride will take you to the hip restaurants and nightlife of the Cap Hill area. The gym has two treadmills, an elliptical trainer and a strength training machine. I had a great stay and will be back.

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Reviewed 11 February 2012

The normal rooms are very small, but the beds are extremely comfortable. Views are a bit woeful from most of the rooms, however, and the room service and housekeeping staff were friendly but not particularly competent -- attention to detail was sorely lacking. The exception was Victor at the Polar Bar in the lobby. Our experience there was first class, but the rest of our stay was just okay.

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Property: The Arctic Club Seattle - a DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel
Address: 700 3rd Ave, Seattle, WA 98104-1894
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Region: United States > Washington > Seattle
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#14 Romantic Hotel in Seattle
#16 Luxury Hotel in Seattle
#23 Business Hotel in Seattle
#24 Family Hotel in Seattle
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): €€€
Hotel Class:4 star — The Arctic Club Seattle - a DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 120
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Arctic Club Seattle - a DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel in the heart of the downtown Seattle financial district is a landmark Seattle hotel, rich in history and beautifully restored to provide the best in contemporary Doubletree hospitality. We have received the AAA 4-Diamond Award three consecutive years. Our modern luxury hotel is conveniently located just off of I-5, only three blocks from Pioneer Square, close to Seattle's International District, CenturyLink Field (home to the Seahawks and Sounders) and Safeco Field. Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEA) is only 30 minutes south by car. Enjoy free daytime bus transportation to dozens of downtown Seattle attractions, like vibrant Pike Place Market and the Puget Sound waterfront. From the distinctive third-floor walrus heads overlooking the street, to the fine Alaskan marble foyer, to the magnificent Northern Lights Dome Room with its enchanting Rococo gilt and leaded stained glass ceiling, The Arctic Club Hotel in Seattle offers a unique hotel experience harkening back to the post-Klondike gold rush days of the early 1900s. Our tastefully-appointed hotel features modern conveniences suited to the savvy business traveler, as well as a central Seattle location and amenities to please leisure guests. Stylish guest rooms, suites, and executive accommodations boast a long list of guest amenities, flat panel HDTVs, our luxurious Sweet Dreams beds, and wireless high-speed internet access. Some rooms feature jetted tubs and outdoor terraces. Other hotel amenities include: •Remote printing capabilities •Wireless HSIA in public areas throughout the hotel •A Precor®-equipped Fitness Center •In-room dining. ... more   less 
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