modern reception desk at the hotel with large, open windows behind

Frequently Asked Questions


For more information about downtown Seattle hotels, see the Lotte Hotel Seattle FAQ below. If you can't find the answer to your question here, feel free to contact us via our contact page.

What time is check-in/check-out?

Check-in is at 4:00 pm and check-out is at 12:00 pm.

What is the minimum age requirement for check-in?

We adhere to a minimum age requirement of 21+ for check-in to ensure a comfortable and enjoyable stay for all our guests. 

What type of parking options are available?

We offer valet parking on property and street parking is also available. Valet parking rates are:
1 hour - $18
2 hours - $25
3 hours - $32
4 - 5 hours - $40
5 - 6 hours - $50
6+ hours and overnight - $72. 

The height limit of our parking garage is 6'6".

Is the hotel pet-friendly?

Yes, Lotte Hotel Seattle welcomes dogs that weigh under 40 pounds. A pet fee of $100 per stay applies, and includes a dog bed, food and water bowls, waste disposal bags, and dog treats. We offer a Puppy Pampering package with plenty of perks and amenities for your four-legged friend.

What is your pet policy?

LOTTE HOTEL SEATTLE is delighted to welcome you and your canine traveling companion! For the comfort and safety of all our guests, we kindly request that all pet owners act responsibly, following the hotel’s pet policy listed below.

  • A one-time pet fee of $100 will be applied towards your stay.
  • Your dog(s) should be under our weight-limit of 40lbs.
  • Your dog(s) should be leashed at all times in the hotel’s public areas.
  • Dog(s) are not allowed in our food & beverage outlets or spa & fitness center areas.
  • Guests should not leave their dog(s) unattended in the guest room.
  • Guests are responsible for pet waste clean-up inside the hotel and throughout the property grounds.
  • Guests are responsible for all personal injuries and/or property damage related to their dog(s).
  • Guests agree to indemnify LOTTE HOTEL SEATTLE, its operators, owners and respective affiliates, for all liability and/or damage suffered as a result of their dog(s).
  • LOTTE HOTEL SEATTLE reserves the right to take any necessary action with guests if dog(s) are noisy or disruptive to other guests in the hotel.


It is also our priority to provide a safe and enjoyable experience with your pet(s) during your stay. LOTTE HOTEL SEATTLE also offers the following pet amenities based upon request. Kindly note, these amenities are subject to availability through our Housekeeping Department.

  • Dog Bed
  • Dog Treat
  • Food and Water Bowls
  • Waste Disposal Bags
What is the Urban Experience Fee?

Urban Experience Fee is $25 USD per room, per night (plus tax). The fee includes access to an array of thoughtful amenities to elevate your stay. 

Urban Experience Fee includes:

  • Complimentary Wi-Fi: Stay connected throughout your stay
  • 24-hour Fitness Center Access: Enjoy a range of fitness equipment from free-weights, Peloton bikes, and more. 
  • 24-hour Business Center: Enjoy access to a self-service business center, equipped with a quiet working space, computers, fax machines, and printers. 
  • In-room Refreshments: Enjoy an equipped room with a Nespresso, bottled water, and tea. 
  • In-room Fitness Equipment: Stay active with in-room fitness equipment, including yoga mats, yoga balls, and more (available upon request). 
  • Chromecast Access: Enjoy seamless in-room pairing technology between your devices and our televisions. 
  • Local and Domestic Long-distance Calls: Stay connected with complimentary local and domestic (US) long-distance phone calls. 
  • Local Newspaper: Stay connected and enjoy access to the local newspaper, available at the Valet stand on the first floor. 
  • Postcard Postage: Send postcards to loved ones with complimentary postage (available upon request). 
  • Welcome Beverage: Enjoy a Korean-inspired welcome beverage upon arrival. 
  • Prayer Mats: Enhance your spiritual practices with access to prayer mats during your stay (available upon request).
What is your cancellation policy for room reservation?

Lotte Hotel Seattle upholds a 24-hour cancellation policy and all reservations are non-transferable. Please arrange cancellations by 3:00 pm (local time) one day prior to arrival to avoid payment of one night's room and taxes. Guests are asked to retain their hotel issued cancellation number in the event they are unable to stay with us.

*Cancellation policy may vary based on booked packages, promotions, or discounts. 

How much is your incidental deposit?

An incidental deposit of $100 per night will be authorized upon checking-in along with you room & tax. Assuming there are no additional charges, the incidental deposit will be released after checking-out and it may take 3 to 5 business days to reflect on your credit card.

What is the cost to add a rollaway bed?

Rollaway beds are free of charge and available based upon request, however there is a $75 per adult (ages 12 and up) for every additional occupant. Rollaway beds can only be placed in suites and guest rooms with king beds. We cannot accommodate a rollaway bed in rooms that are already furnished with two beds.

Does the hotel offer connecting rooms?

Connecting rooms are available with specific room categories. We will do everything to honor requests for connecting rooms based on availability.

How can I pay for someone else's room?

Any guest requesting to pay the room, tax or all charges for a guest is required to fill out our online credit card authorization form, which can be offered through the Reservations office at the time of booking. Please email

Can I send an amenity to a guest room?

Yes, all amenity requests are handled by the hotel's Concierge and Guest Experience Departments. Please email

Is Lotte Hotel Seattle a non-smoking hotel?

Yes, Lotte Hotel Seattle offers a 100% smoke-free environment for our guests. A fee is applied to the portfolio of guests who smoke in our guest rooms and suites.

Can I film and photograph here?

In order to protect the privacy of our guests, we do not allow any professional photography or videography in the hotel's public spaces without prior written permission from the hotel.
For questions regarding photography and videography, please email

What is the Seattle Tourism Improvement Area (STIA) fee on my reservation?

The Lotte Hotel Seattle is part of the Seattle Tourism Improvement Area (STIA), a collection of 70 hotels in Downtown Seattle established to promote Seattle as a destination. The STIA assessment will be updated from $4 per occupied room per night to 2.3% per occupied room per night starting January 1st, 2024.

All existing reservations booked after January 1st, 2024 will be subject to this STIA fee change.

Does Lotte Hotel Seattle offer Exclusive Discounts?

Guests receive exclusive discounts to local hotel partners and attractions (available upon request).