Sweet Getaways: Romantic Hotels Pamper Couples During Their Seattle Stay

Rekindle your love life with a trip to a romantic hotel in or around Seattle. Whether you've traveled from far away or live in town and simply crave a staycation, couples here benefit from romantic amenities and special rates at welcoming hotels such as Willows Lodge (right next to The Herbfarm, any foodie's must-try destination). Seattle offers some of the most romantic hotels in Washington, including the four downtown Kimpton hotels and the brand-new Charter Hotel, located just steps from Pike Place Market. 

Seattle offers accommodation options that range from boutique inns nestled into busy city blocks to more remote lodges–situated a bit father outside of town–that offer a peek at the stunning natural beauty definining this region. Several romantic hotel options exist in the heart of downtown, just blocks from Pike Place Market, the Seattle Art Museum, the beautiful waterfront, as well as galleries, restaurants, theaters, galleries, shops, cafes and lounges in which to grab a nightcap with your date. Regardless of one's personal tastes or the occasion that prompted this adventure, Seattle promises to give you and your significant other a memorable experience you won't soon forget. Ah, the good life. 

Fairmont Olympic Hotel
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The grand Fairmont Olympic Seattle is located in Seattle's downtown core, near famous attractions like Pike Place Market, the Seattle Waterfront, Space Needle, Seattle Art Museum and the Washington State Convention and Trade Center. The historic...  Read More

Pan Pacific Seattle
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The Pan Pacific Seattle is one of the highest-rated hotels in the city. Located in downtown Seattle in the bustling South Lake Union zone, it is within long walking distance of popular attractions like Pike Place Market and the Space Needle....  Read More

Kimpton Hotel Vintage Seattle
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The hotel's beautifully redesigned boutique hotel accommodations have been transformed into urban havens "finessed with the style and substance of Washington wine country." Inspired by some of the region's most notable wineries, guestrooms...  Read More



With 346 rooms of sleek, modern luxury, this eco-friendly hotel in the heart of the theater district is the first in Seattle to be LEED-certified. Their focus on sustainability and environmental conservation spans all that they've undertaken, be...  Read More

Hotel Sorrento
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The Sorrento Hotel brings lavish Italian Renaissance charm to Seattle's First Hill. Explaining its rich history, the venue's websites says: "When we opened our doors in 1909, our first guests were the anxious prospectors, cagey entrepreneurs and...  Read More



Displaying its commitment to the arts, the Alexis Hotel features works of local artists in the masterfully curated "ArtWalk" space, and displays original pieces throughout the hotel. Located in a historic downtown building, the renovated luxury...  Read More

Salish Lodge & Spa
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A scenic 30-minute drive from Seattle brings you to the charmingly rustic Salish Lodge & Spa, which offers Old-World ambience and modern elegance. Get out and enjoy nature near the lodge, whether hiking around the rushing cascades or while...  Read More



Located in rural Woodinville, this luxury inn accommodates visitors who are ready for ultimate pampering. Situated on five landscaped acres that border the scenic Sammamish River, the lodge is approximately 25 miles from the Seattle-Tacoma...  Read More

The Edgewater - A Noble House Hotel
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Seattle's only true waterfront hotel, this rustic-modern lodge on Elliot Bay was named Best Hotel in Seattle by CNBC in 2010. A favorite of traveling international rock bands playing Seattle in the 1960s and 70s, the hotel actually juts over...  Read More

The Charter Hotel Seattle
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A brand-new downtown hotel encourages guests "to adventure, to go forth and explore" by offering maps and curated itineraries as suggested by "Seattle's most in-the-know tastemakers." Highlights at The Charter Hotel Seattle, Curio Collection by...  Read More


Meet Corinne Whiting

Corinne hails from the other Washington, where she caught the travel bug early on. Corinne studied abroad in Strasbourg, France (undergrad) and in Edinburgh, Scotland (graduate school). She's...  More About Corinne