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The Grove, West Seattle Inn

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Hillsboro, Oregon
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Clean room with necessary amenities, definitely a plus that dogs are welcome. Copious supply of basic breakfast cold staples. This is not a luxury hotel but the pricing and comfort of the rooms are adequate. Personnel was pleasant and helpful.

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John C, General Manager at The Grove, West Seattle Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for writing a review about your visit to The Grove. We do appreciate the positive comments and look forward to your next visit. John Coney General Manager

Vancouver, WA
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I requested an upper floor with extra pillows when I made my reservation about 3 weeks in advance. I was assigned a 1st floor room which turned out to be ok. The folks above me either were careful about stepping lightly or the construction of the rooms doesn't allow for the transfer noise from footsteps. Either way that was very...

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John C, General Manager at The Grove, West Seattle Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write about your visit to The Grove. I do apologize for not having your requests for pillows and an upstairs room on record when you checked in. I did see that they were in the original reservation but not input into our system. We do always have plenty of extra pillows, blankets and...

Monterey, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I used to live in West Seattle and am back to visit family. This used to be a dumpy place and the new owners have definitely improved it immensely. That's great because it is the only hotel in the area. The only criticism I have is the "minimalism" is a bit much. I've never been in a motel that didn't...

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John C, General Manager at The Grove, West Seattle Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for submitting a review of your stay at The Grove. You are right. The present inn is not the dumpy, creepy motel of the past. The present owners and management have turned the property around to a clean and comfortable place to stay that is affordable and convenient. I do apologize for only one nightstand. We did not...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Grove was an excellent place to stay for the game. So close to the stadium, no traffic, easy access. Rooms and eating area were very clean. Food was a perfect continental breakfast. Good hot coffee. Very friendly staff! We will stay again.

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John C, General Manager at The Grove, West Seattle Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review. You mentioned just about everything The Grove has to offer in a few sentences. Clean, convenient and great guest service. We hope to see you again soon. John Coney General Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very clean and comfortable place. After staying in San Fransisco and downtown Seattle was very nice to stay at a place that was not totally populated with cars and people. A few nice restaurants and bars are nearby. We choose to walk to a pizza parlor in the rain. Awesome and stopped at Trader Joe's on way back.

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Rustic on outside, room immaculate/clean with very comfortable beds. We arrived after delays at two airports and maneuvering driving directions after dark, getting lost at one point. Needless to say, we were happy to reach our destination. The gentleman who checked us in was friendly and welcoming. He provided all the information we needed. I thought to myself, normally I...

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Bellingham, Washington
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have stayed here several times and it is very nice. I love that it is extra clean and the beds are comfortable. Initially was worried about street noise but had no problem, never heard road noise or other occupants. Within walking distance to local pubs and restaurants. Breakfast is ok, I have had better but I also have had a...

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Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 30 October 2016

The Grove was the first motel on our tour of the US northwest and one of the most expensive. Well, that was due to the fact, that is is close (15 min. if traffic is ok) to downtown Seattle. Our room was very clean but there was a funny smell, probably some kind of cleanser. Also, since we had a...

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Colorado Spring
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

This is a nicely remodeled old travel inn and the rooms are really small. We probably should have gone for 2 double beds vs the one queen bed, maybe we would have had more room. The bathroom is super small and hard to move around in. The staff was nice and helpful.

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North Canton, Ohio
Reviewed 25 October 2016

The room was clean and comfortable and the staff could not have been more accommodating. The included breakfast was pleasant with many choices and very good coffee. I was able to print my return boarding passes on the lobby computer.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Reopened Summer 2011 under new ownership and management, The Grove West Seattle Inn is an oasis of comfort and convenience perfectly positioned just minutes from downtown Seattle and Sea-Tac International Airport in West Seattle, a picturesque community with an eclectic small-town vibe. From our refreshingly renovated lobby, guestrooms and suites to our genuinely friendly staff, we go out of our way to provide a truly unique, highly personalized guest experience.Featuring 46 newly renovated guestrooms and suites, we’re intimate in size yet abundant in thoughtful amenities. Chat with fellow travelers in our new lobby, where we’ll treat you to some fabulous freebies, like free WiFi and complimentary continental breakfast. Kick back in freshly revamped guest accommodations, each painted in a rich, architecturally inspired color palate and furnished with flat-screen TVs and ultra-comfortable mattresses topped with stylish new bedding.Whether business or pleasure brings you our way, our location is central to a Seattle’s bustling commercial districts, as well as spirited local shopping, dining, sightseeing and entertainment. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Grove, West Seattle Inn

Address: 3512 SW Alaska St, Seattle, WA 98126-2731
Region: United States > Washington > Seattle > West Seattle
Price Range: £102 - £120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Grove, West Seattle Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 46
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Also Known As:
The Grove, West Seattle Hotel Seattle
Seattle Travelodge
Seattle Travel Lodge
Travelodge Seattle
Travel Lodge Seattle
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#3 Best Value Hotel in Seattle
#32 Family Hotel in Seattle
#44 Business Hotel in Seattle
#48 Romantic Hotel in Seattle
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“Request an upper floor away from the street & make certain you get it.”
 of 5 bubbles LoisCooks, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We asked for a room in the back where its quieter. There are no elevators. We were able to park right outside our room.”
 of 5 bubbles CnnmnGrl, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Haven't stayed in any other room but 201.”
 of 5 bubbles mteschel, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a quiet room that is not located on the street side.”
 of 5 bubbles 879lynneg, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Nice breakfast offerings included in price.”
 of 5 bubbles Califonian, 8 Oct 2016 | Read review
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