Silver Cloud Inn – Lake Union
Budget rates with free breakfast and float plane views.
Located on the south end of picturesque Lake Union, this smoke-free hotel offers a front row seat for viewing float plane, as well as sailboats arriving and departing from Puget Sound. Many of the guests who stay here are patients, or families of patients, at the nearby Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. A shuttle delivers guests to Seattle's downtown core, which is two miles away, and also to the main University of Washington campus, located five miles away. Each of the 184 guest rooms comes with a 42-inch plasma TV, complimentary high-speed wired and wireless Internet access, Aveda bath products, coffee maker, hair dryer, microwave and refrigerator. A free breakfast is offered daily, and a hosted evening guest reception on Tuesday evenings. The guest laundry facility is complimentary, and secured covered parking is free. Additional facilities includes a gift shop, business center, boardroom, fitness center and indoor pool and spa.