Plan Your Trip
Benaroya Hall is located in the middle of downtown Seattle, and it’s well worth sticking around for a while to explore the area. However, its prime location means accommodation isn’t cheap!
Hotels Near Benaroya Hall
There’s a cluster of upmarket hotels around the district of Benaroya Hall, all within easy walking distance. For more Benaroya Hall hotels click here.
Four Seasons Hotel, Seattle
If you really want to push the boat out, choose this very highly rated 5-star luxury accommodation. Situated near Pike Place Market, 0.1 miles from Benaroya Hall, this is one of the closest hotels. It’s got 147 rooms and suites on 21 floors, a heated outdoor rooftop pool, full-service spa and 24-hour exercise room. You’ll also get 24-hour room service, plus a restaurant and lounge, but you’ll pay extra for valet parking. You can bring small pets, at no charge and there’s free WiFi. Current room rates start at $600.
Kimpton Hotel Monaco, Seattle
Also at 0.1 miles from Benaroya Hall is this highly recommended 4-star hotel near the Convention Center. You have a choice of 189 upscale rooms on 11 floors, with a 24-hour exercise room. There’s no pool, but it’s wheelchair accessible and you can bring your pets. You’ll pay extra for valet parking and there may be a resort fee that includes your WiFi. Current rates start at $267.
W Hotel, Seattle
This 4-star, hip hotel near the Convention Center is also 0.1 miles from Benaroya Hall. You can choose from 424 upmarket rooms on 26 floors, with an exercise room but no pool. The downside is you’ll be paying extra for breakfast, WiFi and valet parking. The hotel is wheelchair accessible and you can bring pets. This hotel has a highly rated contemporary restaurant and bar, plus 24 hour room service. Current rates start at $265.
Executive Hotel Pacific
Slightly further out, at 0.2 miles from Benaroya Hall, this historic 3-star hotel dates from about 1928. It offers 155 rooms, in a 9-story neoclassical building opposite the Public Library. It’s pet-friendly and accessible, with free Wi-Fi and breakfast, though parking is still charged. You’ll have a gym, pool and business center. A restaurant/sports bar offers craft beers and high-end pub cuisine, and you can get house-made gelato in the cafe. Current rates start at $188.
Restaurants Near Benaroya Hall
Seattle is foodie heaven, and Benaroya Hall is surrounded with tasty options. Around the corner on 4th Street is The Capital Grille, an upscale steakhouse chain with a vibrant atmosphere. Service and food are both reported as outstanding, but still not off-the-charts expensive.
Right across the street from Benaroya Hall is Wild Ginger, a Pacific Rim restaurant that’s been serving south-east Asian specialties for many decades. Their menu is reasonably priced and includes vegan and gluten-free dishes. Also recommended is Noi Thai Cuisine, on 1st Avenue, for excellent and affordable Thai food.
If you continue north up 1st Street towards the Pike Place Market, you’ll come across Il Bistro, a romantic underground Italian restaurant. In the market itself, you can choose from lots of Seattle’s great specialty fish and seafood eateries.
Local Attractions near Benaroya Hall
There are tons of fun things to do near Benaroya Hall. You’ll be centrally placed to visit Seattle’s many museums, plus attractions like the Space Needle and the Great Wheel on the seafront.
On Seattle’s waterfront you’ll also find the Waterfront Park and Aquarium, and the Olympic Sculpture Park. Or you could jump on a public ferry and explore some of the surrounding islands.
South of Benaroya Hall, you can climb up to see the views from the Smith Tower or the Sky View Observatory in the Columbia Center. You can even explore beneath the city in its old tunnels.