Lotte Hotels & Resorts, the largest hotel group in Korea, announces the grand opening of the architecturally-striking and highly-anticipated LOTTE HOTEL SEATTLE, the brand’s newest hotel and third property in the United States, opening September 24. Located in the heart of downtown Seattle on 5th Avenue, the hotel celebrates its reimagined history, featuring exclusive design, world-class culinary offerings, stunning spa and innovative meeting and event spaces.
LOTTE HOTEL SEATTLE features a total of 189 artistic and modern guestrooms, including 33 suites, that offer unparalleled views of Seattle’s skyline with a full wall of floor-to-ceiling windows in each room. The design-forward hotel’s facade features a beautiful array of stained glass that reflects the buildings around it, shedding a special light on the Seattle skyline.
“We are honored to welcome Lotte Hotels’ newest property and first development in Seattle, offering modern luxury to our network of global travelers,” said Victor Caguindagan, General Manager of Lotte Hotel Seattle. “Home to incredible restaurants, upscale shopping, and famous attractions such as the Space Needle and Seattle Waterfront, the business district is the perfect location for our magnificent hotel, and we are delighted to bring the Lotte standard of luxury to the West Coast.”
LOTTE HOTEL SEATTLE features a mid-century modern design, inspired by Seattle’s natural landscape and the creative and contemporary nature of the city. A contrast to the space is the design’s unique ability to emit a bright and lively mood through unique touchpoints, including floor-to-ceiling windows boasting uninterrupted views of Seattle’s skyline. The rooms are designed to evoke a sense of comfort and coziness paired with the hotel’s impeccable service that offers a fully relaxing stay.
One of the most striking additions to downtown Seattle’s skyline, LOTTE HOTEL SEATTLE is located within the iconic F5 Tower. The modern and historic building reflects not only the towers around it, but the culmination of a 30-year effort and Seattle developer Kevin Daniel’s vision to preserve a treasured piece of the city’s past, a historically significant church now known as The Sanctuary at LOTTE HOTEL SEATTLE. Symbolic of the block’s fusion of new and old, a glass connector serves as a unique enclosed transition between F5 Tower and The Sanctuary to skillfully blend the historic building with a modern skyscraper – an ideal option for those seeking an architecturally-rich retreat.
The hotel is home to 33 beautifully appointed suites, ranging from 446 to over 2,000 square feet. The centerpiece is the Presidential Suite, located on the 15th floor which offers natural sunlight and views of Seattle’s spectacular ports and vibrant cityscape. The 2,100 square-foot suite features a king-size bed, luxurious and comfortable living room complete with a baby grand piano, bar lounge, and a separate dining area for meetings and meals for eight, along with a private study.
Spa and Wellness
Le SPA de l’hôtel LOTTE, alongside an expert team of certified massage and wellness therapists, welcomes guests and visitors with unique, holistic treatments and exclusive products and services to complement the luxury hotel. Occupying the third floor of LOTTE HOTEL SEATTLE, spa and hotel guests can indulge in a full menu of signature massages, facials and body treatments. The spa offers four single treatment rooms, a luxe waiting area where guests can receive a variety of unparalleled services, and a couple’s treatment room, all draped in white, with light oak and marble finishes to evoke a sense of calm and relaxation.
Guests can enjoy Le SPA’s partnership with Biologique Recherche, with an innovative list of treatments using products form the world-class spa brand that brings a clinical approach to beauty care by combining intentionally pure, concentrated, raw ingredients, with innovative and meticulous protocols and procedures.
Also located on the third floor is the hotel’s fitness centre, equipped with the latest treadmills and a wide range of workout equipment, which is available by request for guests to enjoy in-room.
The hotel’s cocktail lounge and signature restaurant, Charlotte Restaurant & Lounge, enhances the hotel’s upscale offerings, serving a range of contemporary Pacific Northwest cuisine prepared using fresh, local ingredients. Located on the 16th floor, Charlotte Restaurant & Bar, offers stunning views of downtown Seattle -the heart of the Seattle Midtown- alongside the ocean and mountains.
Under the direction of Executive Chef, Alexander La Motte, the all-day dining establishment will serve a range of contemporary dishes prepared using fresh ingredients. With over 15 years of culinary experience, Chef La Motte will use his extensive food and beverage knowledge to tailor the hotel’s culinary program to reflect his signature modern American style, while continuing Lotte’s tradition of curating upscale menus that utilizs seasonal, local ingredients.
The dedicated team at LOTTE HOTEL SEATTLE delivers highly personalised, bespoke experiences in their grand event spaces, including The Sanctuary, Hotel Tower, and Charlotte Restaurant & Bar Private Dining Rooms. A centerpiece to the hotel’s façade and event capabilities, The Sanctuary is the nation’s oldest Beaux-style architectural building, which was founded in 1908 and previously served as America’s first United Methodist Church. The newly renovated venue preserves the traditional features of the building such as pipe organ and beautiful stained-glass windows and ceilings.
As the ultimate luxury, the hotel also offers couples’ a list of wedding packages that cover all aspects of planning and themes, inclusive of décor and lighting. Micro wedding and elopement packages are also available for those looking to host intimate ceremonies.
Events & Meetings
LOTTE HOTEL SEATTLE boasts a total of 15 event spaces and meeting rooms, comprised of large and medium-sized banquet halls and 10 smaller size meeting rooms, two ballrooms and three private dinning rooms. The spaces can accommodate up to 920 guests with up to 22,000 square feet of meeting space. All meeting spaces are beautifully furnished and equipped with the latest facilities and suitable for occasions ranging from corporate conferences, to social gatherings.
Located in the heart of downtown Seattle on 5th Avenue, LOTTE HOTEL SEATTLE is just minutes away from the Space Needle, Pioneer Square, Seattle Central Library, the Sky View Observatory at the Columbia Centre, and the Seattle Art Museum. Tourist attractions such as Pike Place Market, the Waterfront, Seattle Underground, premium shopping malls, and popular restaurants are conveniently located just a 10-minute walk away.