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The Governor Hotel, a Coast Hotel

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Seabeck
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The website offers Bed and Breakfast, 2 tickets per room. When I asked for the tickets at check in, I was told that I was mistaken the website does not mention breakfast. When I showed them the on line information, I was again told I was mistaken, that was a special room price and we didn't qualify or purchase that...

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Hotel staff was attentive except on checkout. Room was unbearable hot in the afternoon with the sun coming in the window. The A/C did not work and others I talked to complained about the heat as well.

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Ellensburg, Washington
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

First tip - read more current reviews first. TA's rating is based on all reviews, and if you look at the trend lines in reviews, it's headed down - for a reason. First the rooms as just average (and we were in the supposedly "refreshed" side). Beds are soft, bathrooms look warn down, and the HVAC system is non-existent. To...

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Ladysmith, British Columbia, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very friendly and helpful staff. Easy check in. Excellent parking under cover in the garage. Very comfortable beds. Would stay here again in the future. Close to a variety of restaurants for dinner. Staff was very helpful in this regard. We chose Anthony's on the water (NOT within walking distance).

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have run the capitol city half marathon for the past 4 years and have stayed here each year. Mainly for the convenience of being right across the street firm the start and finish line. And always I was allowed a late check out no problem, This year there is apparently new management. I was told when I checked in...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is my 5th year staying at The Governor for the Capital City marathon/half-matathon event. This year the hotel inexplicably delayed the start of breakfast & discontinued the free continental breakfast they've done in prior years. They also declined our request for late checkout - 1 of the perks they've offered in the past for runners. We overheard others getting...

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Mill Bay, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is full renovated with extremely comfortable beds. It has all the amenities, a microwave, safe, fridge, etc. The view was beautiful and it was located in the heart of Olympia. The walk along the lake is only a short distance away.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic location... def go check out the night life of 4th st. It is also a walk-able distance to the state capital building where you can take a free guided tour! Great hotel, bed was comfortable, bed linin sheets and duvet) was very nice. Elevator was a little slow but a minor inconvenience.

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Westfield MA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Across from the old City Hall, walking distance to anywhere you might want to go in downtown Olympia. Nothing modern or fancy, everything you need: comfortable beds, hot showers, good coffee, a flat screen TV, and friendly people.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The room was nice and the king bed was very comfortable. There was lots of car parking and check in was friendly and smooth. The lifts were old and a bit slow but all in all a good place. My only real disappointment was that after we had left I discovered there was a free continental breakfast which would have...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Governor Hotel, a Coast Hotel, features 122 newly renovated rooms with all new decor, furnishings, bathrooms and amenities along with panoramic views of the State Capitol, Capitol Lake, Puget Sound and the Olympic Mountains. The Governor Hotel provides all guests with complimentary Wi-Fi, on-site restaurant and lounge, and covered parking. All rooms have a microwave, mini-fridge and floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors. Within walking distance are the State Capitol campus, Hands on Children's Museum, Farmers market, Boardwalk, Capitol Lake, Puget Sound waterfront and the Washington Center for Performing Arts. The Evergreen State College, St. Martin's University and South Puget Sound Community College is within a short distance as are over 60 restaurants and specialty shops. Nearby attractions include Mt. Rainier and Joint Base Lewis-McChord. Meeting and Banquet facilities are available for up to 160 guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Governor Hotel, a Coast Hotel

Address: 621 Capitol Way South, Olympia, WA 98501-1205 (Formerly Ramada Inn Governor House)
Region: United States > Washington > Olympia
Price Range: $129 - $249 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Governor Hotel, a Coast Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 122
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“Bring ear plugs if you are staying there on race day, and room faces east; the music started before 6:30 AM.”
juliemB7769LH, 25 May 2017 | Read review
“A/C didn't work. Room was 90 degrees in the afternoon.”
normanh631, 24 May 2017 | Read review
“Choose a lakeview room - very quiet!”
happytravels2, 22 May 2017 | Read review
“Older elevators, stay close to ground floor”
SteveWestfield, 7 May 2017 | Read review
“Rooms either overlook the carpark or the street.”
, 2 May 2017 | Read review
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