Hotels in Washington

Situated on Lake Union’s southern shore, this 184-room hotel has panoramic views of the waterfront and city skyline. The guest rooms are basic in style, but most overlook the lake and come equipped with free Wi-Fi and 42-inch plasma TV’s. Some also have gas fireplaces and oversize Jacuzzi tubs.

The call of the wild meets upscale comfort at Alderbrook Resort & Spa, two hours west of Seattle.

Seattle’s first self-proclaimed “art hotel” fills its 121 rooms with works selected by a Seattle Art Museum curator; themed suites are dedicated to local artists and arts institutions (the J. P.

The comfortable B&B makes up for its simplicity with views of Silver Lake and Mount St. Helens.