Whether you're here for a concert at the Tacoma Dome or for a tournament at Chambers Bay Golf Course, our Lakewood, WA hotel is conveniently close to all the top attractions.
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Mount Rainier and Lakewold Gardens are both in the neighborhood, and ski bums and outdoor enthusiasts count on our Lakewood, WA hotel to provide a superior value and service. Quiet and clean rooms with a colonial setting make you feel right at home.
The Joint Base Lewis-McChord is nearby, and being close to the military base is a major reason many of our Lakewood, WA hotel guests choose us. We're proud to host service men and women as well as their loved ones. Close to downtown Tacoma, it's simple to duck into town for some fine dining, shopping or just to pick up essentials. Military family events happen year-round, and we're happy to work with groups traveling for an event at the base.
Families can easily take advantage of the nearby attractions even if they're here for business or training. Golf courses and sewing expo events are also common near our Lakewood, WA hotel. From high school sports events to trade shows, there's always something exciting happening in this region. Check out the Washington State Fair, Wild Waves Enchanted Parks, Point Defiance Park Zoo and Aquarium are just a few attractions close by.
The VA Hospital, Western State Hospital and Saint Claire Hospital attract medical patients from around the country.
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We have stayed at numerious Best Westerns throughout the United States. Generally this hotel chain is well rated with excellent reviews. Unfortunately during this stop - at the Lakewood Best...
By Don E
Lakewood, Washington on 27-Jan-2020
This was the WORST hotel we have ever stayed at. Dirty, unsafe, incredibly old and the staff was so rude. Had it not been midnight with 2 kids I would have left immediately. Loud fights and such...
Kodiak Island, Alaska on 25-Jan-2020
The room was clean and well maintained. Staff was helpful and friendly. The kids enjoyed having a larger room than usual. Breakfast included a waffle maker which is also a kid favorite in our family...
Seattle, Washington on 12-Jan-2020
We have family in the area and thru process of elimination have found that the Best Western Lakewood is by far the best and most convenient place to stay. Service is great, facilities are...
A very pleasant and inviting place to stay. They have a very helpful staff at does their best to get you what you need. They offer clean, spacious rooms and breakfast at an affordable price. They are...
Complimentary full breakfast, Scrambled eggs, Omelets, Sausage, Potatoes, Choice of breads, Oatmeal, Waffles, Cereals, Fresh fruit, Yogurt, Pastries, Juice and Coffee
24-hour front desk
Baggage hold available free
Guest laundry nominal fee, hours are from 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Coin operated
Outdoor pool Heated Open from Memorial day to Labor day.
Physically challenged facilities
Truck/RV parking limited off street
Parking for the physically challenged
Free parking self parking
Multilingual staff (Japanese, Spanish and Phillipino)
Cable or satellite television
Free wireless internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
Business center located in the lobby and available 24-hours
Photocopy, nominal fee
Hearing impaired services TTY phones
Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
Complimentary coffee, tea, and hot chocolate in lobby - 24 hours
Fireplace in breakfast room
Complimentary newspaper in the lobby
Electronic key card locks
24-hour security on call
On site coin operated laundry facility
High Speed Internet available
Public Space ADA Accessible Features:
Accessible parking spaces and signage (car and van)
Accessible parking space that is 96-inches wide with an appropriate access aisle
An accessible route that allows for approaching and entering the hotel
An accessible lobby entrance door
An accessible reception desk or accessible folding shelf or reception area
Room signage: 60-inches to sign center above finished floor
Public restrooms accessible
Accessible guest laundry facility
Guest Room Communication Assist Features:
Telephones have volume control
Deluxe Rooms have the same amenities as standard rooms plus the following: Choice of two queen beds or one king, upstairs or downstairs availability, microwave, medium refrigerator, more living space and large vanity with double sink
Rooms for the Physically Challenged: 4
Physically challenged rooms/facilities available
Bathtub seat available
Wheelchair accessible available
Raised toilet with grab bars available
Safety bar in shower available
Walk-in shower available
Property meets ADA of 1990 (US hotels only)
Guest Room Mobility Accessible Features:
Accessible doors and doorways (at least 32-inches of clear width passage)
Accessible bathrooms and features, including shower/tub
Accessible room controls (e.g. HVAC and lighting)
10 mile(s) from Amazon fulfillment center, Located in Dupont
10 mile(s) from Intel, 2800 Center Dr, DuPont, WA 98327
0.3 mile(s) from Lakewood Towne Center, Lakewood Towne Center is conveniently located South of Tacoma and North of Olympia just off I-5 at exit 125, just off of Bridgeport Way SW, minutes from JBLM, and provides an excellent mix of over 40 stores of retail, restaurants, services, and entertainment.
Enjoy a bite to eat at The RAM, Five Guys, Panera Bread, Red Robin or Old Country Buffet, and then see a movie at the renovated AMC Lowes theater that offers plush recliner chairs.
2 mile(s) from Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Joint Base Lewis-McChord is an U.S. military installation home to I Corps and 62d Airlift Wing located 9.1 miles south-southwest of Tacoma, Washington under the jurisdiction of the United States Army Joint Base Garrison, Joint Base Lewis-McChord
10 mile(s) from Tacoma Dome, The Tacoma Dome is an indoor arena located in Tacoma, Washington, USA, approximately 30 miles south of Seattle.
6 mile(s) from Chambers Bay Golf Course, Designed to be a champion. The U.S. Open is coming to the Pacific Northwest for the first time in history. This is the course it was waiting for. Nestled on the shores of the Puget Sound, Chambers Bay was created to be an inspired tribute to the ancient linksland of Scotland. As host of the 2015 U.S. Open, it will test some of the greatest golfers in the world. And As one of the top public courses in Washington,it’s an experience you can enjoy again and again.
10 mile(s) from Western Washington Fairgr, The Washington State Fair is the largest single attraction held annually in the state of Washington. The fair continually ranks in the top ten largest fairs in the United States
10 mile(s) from Point Defiance Park, Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium (PDZA) is the only combined zoo and aquarium in the Pacific Northwest. The 29-acre zoological park is the No. 2 tourist destination in Pierce County, second only to Mount Rainier, and attracts over 700,000 visitors a year.
The Zoo sits within 700-acre Point Defiance Park, offering spectacular views of Mount Rainier, the Olympic Mountains and Puget Sound. PDZA is operated by the Tacoma Metropolitan Park District.
2 mile(s) from Lakewold Gardens, Located in Lakewood, Washington, Lakewold offers landscape architecture by Thomas Church surrounded by rare and native plants, State Champion trees, over 900 rhododendrons, 30 Japanese maples and stunning statuary. A Washington State historic landmark, Lakewold's Georgian-style mansion and historic architecture complete the 10 acres where visitors can step back in time to an elegant past or enjoy a relaxing moment to contemplate the future.
4 mile(s) from Sunnyside Beach, This beachfront park is one of two Steilacoom parks with access to the shoreline. The views of the Sound are spectacular, especially on a sunny day. You can also catch a glimpse of the Tacoma Narrows Bridge in the distance. The park is scattered with benches which offer peaceful moments of introspection. Jellyfish can be spotted along the shore and shell collectors can enjoy themselves hunting their treasures.
For underwater divers this is a great beginner site or place to practice those skills due to the lack of protruding objects, the easy entry and it is not current sensitive.
29 mile(s) from Sea-Tac Airport
1 mile(s) from Lakewood Industrial Park
5 mile(s) from Puget Sound
10 mile(s) from Fort Nisqually
15 mile(s) from Enchanted Parks, Wild Waves
20 mile(s) from Olympic, Peninsula
10 mile(s) from Japanese Gardens
26 mile(s) from Bremerton Naval Base
40 mile(s) from Seattle Pike Place Market, Space Needle
70 mile(s) from Mt. Ranier National Park and Pacific Ocean
0.1 mile(s) from Great India Cuisine, Full Service, Indian, Open for: lunch, dinner,
0.1 mile(s) from House of Donuts, Coffee Shop, American, Open for: breakfast,
.5 block(s) from Cascade Bagels, Cafe, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch,
6 block(s) from L&L Hawaiian BBQ, Fast Food, Pacific Rim, Open for: lunch, dinner,
.5 mile(s) from The RAM, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
0.2 mile(s) from Applebee's, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
.5 mile(s) from Panera Bread, Coffee Shop, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,
0.3 mile(s) from Starbucks, Coffee Shop, American, Open for: breakfast,
0.1 mile(s) from McDonald's, Fast Food, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,
0.1 mile(s) from Jack in the Box, Fast Food, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,
1 mile(s) from Wendy's, Fast Food, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,
0.1 mile(s) from Arby's, Fast Food, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,
.5 mile(s) from Burger King, Fast Food, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,
0.3 mile(s) from LaPalma, Full Service, Mexican, Open for: lunch, dinner,
8 mile(s) from Pierce College, Ft. Steilacoom campus
12 mile(s) from Pacific Lutheran Universi
10 mile(s) from Tacoma Community College, Located in Tacoma
2 mile(s) from McChord
5 mile(s) from Ft. Lewis
4 mile(s) from Tacoma
6 mile(s) from Dupont
13 mile(s) from Puyallup
22 mile(s) from Olympia
40 mile(s) from Seattle
40 mile(s) from Seattle, If you like a city setting, try downtown Seattle. Whether you have a couple of hours or a couple of days, downtown Seattle is the place to go. Walk around downtown and you can find the Seattle Space Needle and the Seattle Aquarium. Enjoy lunch on the observatory deck on the needle while taking in the view. If you like seafood try the Pick Place Market. Other entertainment includes shopping, dinning, nightliffe and much more.
24 mile(s) from multiple casinos, Try Muckelshoot casino in Auburn. Enjoy over 1,000 slot machines, 52 tables, live music weekly, three restaurants and much more. For additional information, please call 1-800-804-4944, or try their website.
The Emerald Queen Casino is also close by.
Walking diatance from Pierce County Transit bus Depot
2 mile(s) from the ferry
15 mile(s) from Tacoma Industrial Airport
23 mile(s) from Amtrak Station
29 mile(s) from Seattle-Tacoma International Airport