Seattle: Olympic-sized Deals

Enjoy the 2010 winter games without leaving Seattle

Category: Winter Olympics Guide


Enjoy the 2010 Winter Olympics without leaving Seattle

Why make the trek north to Vancouver when you can enjoy the competition from the comfort of your own city? Especially when your city is Seattle, and more than happy to accommodate your Olympic fervor. We've compiled a (working) list of hotels where you’ll find Olympic-sized deals.




Cedarbrook Lodge

Less than five minutes from SeaTac airport, Cedarbrook Lodge is the place where Seattleites will have the best chance to rub shoulders with an international crowd. Plus their “Road to the Olympics package” offers a bottle of chilled sparkling wine and free snacks to munch on along with 24-hour viewing access of the games. Rates start at $159. 18525 36th Ave South, Seatac, WA; For more information call 206. 901.9268 or visit

Friday Harbor House

This nearby getaway would be sure to qualify for a medal if it were a competition. The “Go for the Gold” package includes a bottle of wine upon arrival, $20 to spend at The Bluff Restaurant and a $100 gift certificate to Bison Galleries. Rates start at $235. 130 West St., Friday Harbor, WA; For more information call 360.378.8455 or visit


Hotel Bellwether

Located just under 50 miles from the heart of downtown Vancouver, you’ll be close but not too close to the madness at Bellingham’s Hotel Bellwether. Plus $10 from every guestroom booked during the games (Feb. 12-28) will be donated to the Special Olympics. Rates start at $198 and $240. One Bellwether Way, Bellingham, WA; For more information call 360.392.3100 or visit


Lakedale Resort

This San Juan Island resort is hosting its own Olympic-style competition. Guests can choose to compete for the gold, silver or bronze medals of discounted rates. How to win gold? You need to book a stay less than 24 hours prior to arrival, travel 250 miles or more or stay three or more nights. Go for the gold! Rates start at $159. 4313 Roche Harbor Rd., Friday Harbor, WA; For more information call 1.800.617.2267 or visit




Vida Spa (at Pan Pacific)