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Stay Near the Seattle Art Museum

The Seattle Art Museum (SAM) is a visual journey through the heart of creativity. The architecture itself is a prelude to the artistic experience within. The modern façade seamlessly blends with the urban surroundings, hinting at the dynamic mix of contemporary and classic art on display. And, of course, there’s the iconic Hammering Man sculpture outside, quietly doing its rhythmic dance, adding a touch of whimsy to the urban landscape.

One of the joys of visiting SAM is stumbling upon unexpected gems. The museum hosts a rotating selection of special exhibitions that often align with the pulse of contemporary issues or showcase emerging artists. It’s a reminder that art isn’t static; it’s a living, breathing reflection of the world around us.

The museum’s galleries are a melting pot of artistic expressions, spanning cultures, eras, and mediums. Ancient sculptures share the space with cutting-edge installations, creating a link between the past and the present. What’s striking about SAM is its ability to make art feel accessible. There’s a welcoming atmosphere that encourages curiosity and sparks conversations and, as a hotel near the Seattle Art Museum, guests at Mayflower Park Hotel are perfectly positioned to explore SAM at their own pace.

SAM isn’t just a museum; it’s a space where you can immerse yourself in creativity, contemplate, and leave with a fresh perspective on the diverse stories that art has to tell.

Get to Know Mayflower Park Hotel

Set in a historic building in downtown Seattle, Mayflower Park Hotel is filled with character and charm. Featuring a full-service restaurant, cocktail lounge, and well-appointed rooms, guests can expect a comfortable stay and enjoy a hard-to-beat central downtown location.
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    Comfortable accommodations furnished in the Queen Anne style, complimenting the historic charm of the hotel.
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    Dining options at our hotel include a full service restaurant, cocktail bar, and in-room dining service.
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    Mayflower Park Hotel is the ideal spot in Central Seattle for corporate meetings, banquets, and wedding receptions.
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Explore Our Central Location

In the heart of downtown Seattle

Nestled in the heart of downtown Seattle, the Mayflower Park Hotel offers an unbeatable location, placing you just steps away from the city's top attractions and conveniently near public transportation. Wander through the vibrant stalls of Pike Place Market, take in panoramic views atop the Seattle Great Wheel, or hop on the Monorail for easy access to the Seattle Center and the Space Needle. Click below to discover more about our central downtown location and the wealth of nearby attractions waiting to be explored.