Hotel Windrow

Style meets history in the heart of Downtown Ellensburg.

Discover Hotel Windrow, a welcoming and locally-rooted haven nestled in the heart of historic Downtown Ellensburg. Named in tribute to the town's hay farming heritage and founders, Hotel Windrow is dedicated to offering guests a comfortable and relaxing experience, reflecting the 'critical time of rest' symbolized by windrows, a vital part of Central Washington's hay farming tradition. With its proximity to boutique shopping, delightful dining options, and the iconic Ellensburg Rodeo Grounds, Hotel Windrow stands ready to ensure you make the most of your stay while finding the rest you deserve.

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Embrace the traditions of the past with the luxuries of the present.

What it's like

Hotel Windrow seamlessly bridges rural hospitality with urban luxury, delivering a warm and inviting atmosphere. The staff's ready smiles and the rich, earthy tones that fill every corner welcome you into a space where 'style meets history.' Original brickwork from the Elks Building adds a touch of heritage, while views of the Kittitas Valley and Downtown Ellensburg create a distinct sense of place.

Independent spirit

Stay like a local.

Small touches

Each of the 59 rooms and suites is thoughtfully designed for comfort and productivity, featuring plush beds, local artwork, a flat-screen TV, a mini fridge, and a coffee maker. The luxurious private bathrooms are equipped with a hairdryer and premium toiletries. Plus, you'll have complimentary access to high-speed WiFi, onsite parking, electric vehicle charging stations, and a 24-hour fitness center. If you're looking to unwind with a book, savor a bottle of wine, or catch up on work with your laptop, simply head to the rooftop oasis known as 'Top of the Burg' to enjoy fire pits and Adirondack chairs.

Eat and drink

Indulge in the tasty offerings of Hotel Windrow's onsite restaurant, Elk Kitchen + Wine Bar, which provides the perfect setting to connect and relish each other's company. Begin your day with convenient grab-and-go options in the mornings, and as the sun sets, savor a selection of delightful bites and flights in the evenings. For those with a taste for bold and inspiring flavors beyond the hotel's walls, discover a variety of beloved neighborhood hot spots nearby. Experience the authentic Mexican delights crafted from the freshest ingredients at Fidelina's Taqueria.

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Rooms & Rates

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Located on the northeast corner of 5th Avenue and Main Street in historic Downtown Ellensburg, only one mile from the Central Washington University campus. 
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Guest Services: 

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Complimentary WiFi
  • Complimentary onsite parking
  • Complimentary electric vehicle charging stations
  • Business center
  • Dog-friendly accommodations available (fees apply, please contact hotel directly to book)

Eat & Drink

  • Elk Kitchen + Wine Bar (breakfast, dinner, and drinks served Wednesday-Sunday)
  • Complimentary morning coffee served daily

Fitness & Recreation

  • 24-hour fitness center
  • Rooftop deck with fire pits

In-room amenities

  • Bath products
  • Hairdryer
  • Seating area
  • Sleeper sofa (select rooms only)
  • Work desk
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Mini fridge
  • Coffee maker
  • In-room safe
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Air conditioning
  • Private balcony (select rooms only)

Cancellation policy

Reservations must be canceled at least 72 hours prior to arrival to avoid a penalty charge of the first night's room and tax.
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Meetings + Events

Hosting a meeting or event? Hotel Windrow offers over 8,000 square feet of versatile event space, including the impressive 3,800-square-foot Elks Grand Ballroom and the scenic rooftop deck 'Top of the Burg.' To learn more, click here.

Event Space Square Feet Reception Banquet Theater U-Shape Boardroom
Elks Grand Ballroom 3,800 600 250 500 185 --
Yakima Room 1,050 200 70 150 55 --
Yakima Room - East 525 100 40 75 30 --
Yakima Room - West 525 100 40 75 30 --
Boiler Room 395 -- -- -- -- 16
Top of the Burg Rooftop 1,382 275 100 -- -- --

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