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1 room, 2 adults

Ballard Inn

2-star2 stars
Great for familiesThis property has good facilities for families.
5300 Ballard Ave NW, Seattle, WA, 98107, United States of America

Boutique inn with 2 indoor pools, near Woodland Park Zoo
  • Free WiFi
  • Collect nightsYou can collect™ Rewards nights here
  • Great boutique hotel, close to everything in and around Ballard, and very handy to public…Aug. 17, 2017
  • Great little place to stay when catching a show at The Tractor Tavern.Jan. 11, 2020

Ballard Inn

from A$176
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed
  • Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Shared Bathroom
  • Standard Room, 1 Full Bed, Shared Bathroom

What’s around Ballard Inn


  • In Ballard
  • Woodland Park Zoo - 30 min walk
  • Seattle Pacific University - 34 min walk
  • Lake Union - 43 min walk
  • Hiram M. Chittenden Locks - 14 min walk
  • Fisherman's Terminal - 25 min walk
  • Discovery Park - 32 min walk
  • Fremont Troll - 42 min walk

Getting around

  • Seattle, WA (SEA-Seattle - Tacoma Intl.) - 28 min drive
  • Seattle, WA (LKE-Lake Union Seaplane Base) - 9 min drive
  • Kenmore, WA (KEH-Kenmore Air Harbor) - 20 min drive
  • Seattle, WA (BFI-Boeing Field) - 18 min drive
  • Renton, WA (RNT-Renton Municipal) - 26 min drive
  • Everett, WA (PAE-Snohomish County - Paine Field) - 30 min drive
  • King Street Station - 19 min drive
  • Tukwila Station - 33 min drive
  • Edmonds Station - 33 min drive

At a glance

Key facts


  • 16 rooms
  • Arranged over 2 floors

Check-in and check-out

  • Check-in time 3 PM-11 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • One child (10 years old and younger) stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Self parking *

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the property

Things to do
  • Number of indoor pools - 2
  • Free use of nearby fitness centre
  • Spa tub
  • Steam room
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Sauna
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built – 1902
Languages Spoken
  • English

In the room

Home comforts
  • Bathrobes
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Sleep well
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Premium bedding
  • Pillowtop mattress
Things to enjoy
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
Freshen up
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable TV channels
Stay connected
  • Free weekday newspaper
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Fridge (on request)
  • Free bottled water
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Shared accommodations

Special features


On Site

  • Sauna
  • Spa tub
  • Steam room


  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby

Ballard Inn’s small print

Also known as

  • Ballard Inn Seattle
  • Ballard Inn
  • Ballard Inn Inn
  • Ballard Inn Seattle
  • Ballard Inn Inn Seattle


This property does not have elevators.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Optional extras

Self parking is available for an extra charge

Refrigerators are available for an additional charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

Recent reviews

Very good 8.2 From 210 reviews

Good 6.0
Great location, great gym perk, shared bathrooms
A nice hostel type hotel. Shared bathrooms, gym perk is very nice.great location
Wade, us4 night business trip
Exceptional 10.0
Will stay here again!
Cute and clean space, friendly and accommodating staff. Loved being able use the athletic club.
Sarah, us1 night business trip
Good 6.0
Needs better ventilation
We stayed on a rainy September night, and it was unbearably hot in the room. There is a floor fan, and windows but the windows are literally on the ground floor of a very, very happening Friday night - tons of people, partying, etc. That part was okay but leaving the tall windows open with so many people was not a feeling of safety. The room was so hot, it was as if when we opened the door in the morning we could breathe again, similar to the feeling of holding your breath under water and then coming up. We both woke up with migraine headaches - which is very rare. Perhaps it was from an unventilated, hot room.
us1 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
It was quite small, but comfy. I loved the decor. I was shocked to learn that it had shared bathrooms. The bathrooms were very clean so that was a plus. It was also stuffy. Worked for me because I prefer warmth.
us1 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Not for everyone but definitely for me.
Let’s start with the negatives, no air conditioning and shared bathroom. To be fair, the fan in the window did the job and the bathroom was always available and never smelled bad. Staff was responsive and friendly. Staying in Ballard was awesome. It’s was great to come back to the hotel after doing tourist stuff and strolling through Th neighborhood. Great food in Ballard. I don’t drive but the bus was not far. Will stay there my next trip to Seattle.
Colleen, us8 night family trip

Ballard Inn

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