Seattle Journals

Seattle: The Emerald City

A July 1998 trip to Seattle by Polarbearswife

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Quote: An insight into the emerald city know as Seattle, where the beauty of the Pacfic Northwest mixes with cosmopolitan style.

Seattle: The Emerald City

Overview

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Seattle offers a variety of distractions, from its obsession to grabbing a morning coffee at places like the famous Pike Place Market in the heart of downtown to a stroll along Seattle's waterfront under Alaskan Way, where one can delight in fresh seafood from such restaurants as Ivar's Clam House and enjoy the Seattle Aquarium, or catch a cruise on the Washington State Ferry across to Bremerton for a nice trip across Pudjet Sound--you might even catch a glimpse of some killer whales, not to mention the view of Mount Rainer and the Seattle skyline. Don't forget to ride the monorail from its downtown terminus at Westlake Shopping Mall to Seattle Center and the Space Needle. Quick Tips: Be...Read More

The Roosevelt, a Coast Hotel

Hotel | "The Roosevelt Hotel"

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This is a member of the Coast hotel chain situated in the heart of downtown Seattle. The rooms are clean, but the bed was a little lumpy. The service and staff were very attentive and polite. Its best feature is its close location to Seattle’s major sights, like Pike Place Market and the convention center.

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on March 5, 2005

The Roosevelt, a Coast Hotel
1531 7 AVENUE
Seattle, Washington 98101
206-621-1200