Seattle Hotels: Cedarbrook Lodge
Location: SeaTac, 18525 36th Ave. S; cedarbrooklodge.com
Number of Rooms: 104 guest rooms and suites
Rates: From $129 to $299 depending on season and day of the week
Fitness center: Yes
Spa: No (opening in September 2014)
Restaurant/room service: Yes
Hotel bar: Yes
Parking (cost per night): Overnight Guest Parking – Self $20; Valet $23; Meeting/Event Guest Parking – Self $9; Valet $12
Proximity to Downtown Seattle: About 15 miles south of Seattle
The deluxe double guestroom at Cedarbrook Lodge
Quick look: An amazingly well-appointed and beautiful Northwest-inspired hotel right by SeaTac Airport with a delicious destination-worthy restaurant and plenty of meeting spaces for a discerning company to host conferences. The hotel’s restaurant, Copperleaf, serves refined, thoughtful and delicious farm-to-table cuisine. It’s ideal for the foodie traveler’s itinerary. A spa is debuting in mid-September 2014 and a new guestroom building is set to open in December 2014, adding 63 guestrooms including two 1,000+ square foot Presidential Suites.
Occupants: Business travelers who want to stay close to the airport and guests who value a quiet place to stay over the hubbub of downtown Seattle.
Lobby: Small, but nicely appointed.
Service: Extremely friendly, informative and helpful
Room size/decor: Rooms are spacious, from 325 to 510 square feet, and nicely decorated with muted, neutral tones in a soft, yet modern style
Bedding: Plush Simmons® Beautyrest Black Georgetown Plush Pillow Top (mattresses with 450-thread count sheets and body pillows available by request)
Robe and towel quality: cotton with terry cloth lining and Egyptian cotton towels
Bath products: Green Natura
In-room coffee: Keurig systems with Starbucks coffee
Kids/Pet services: Dog-friendly/kid’s welcome, but no specific kid-friendly amenities.
Other Amenities: Complimentary shuttle to Sea-Tac International Airport, Seattle Link light rail and Tukwila Amtrak platform; functional work spaces in each room; safe deposit boxes and laptop safes; complimentary snacks available 24 hours in Living Room spaces.
Sound-proofness: Very quiet, but it is very close to SeaTac Airport, which means an occasional airplane flyover.
The backyard at the Cedarbrook Lodge