Pacific Northwest Architecture

The Westin Seattle

Formerly known as The Washington Plaza Hotel
1900 5th Avenue
Seattle, Washington 98101
Basic Information
Type skyscraper
Floors: 47
Neighborhood: Belltown
Bounding Streets:
6th Avenue
5th Avenue
Stewart Street
Virginia Street
Westlake Avenue
More Information
  • Floor space: 315,188 square feet
  • The hotel consists of two towers linked by a podium with event spaces, restaurants, and common areas.
  • South Tower: 40 stories, 397 feet tall, completed in 1969.
  • North Tower: 47 stories, 450 feet tall, completed in 1982.
  • This was formerly the location of the Orpheum Theater.