Hotel Windrow

Reinvented hometown hotel with historic Ellensburg roots and thoughtful design.

Founded by a veteran hotelier with a passion for community and a heart for rural Washington, Hotel Windrow is named after an agricultural term referring to the way that Central Washington hay farmers cut their crops, in critical wind-based formations, or “wind rows.” Windrows force hay into a period of rest -- and it’s this central concept that informs the philosophy of this historic hotel. This is a place that’s absolutely committed to your relaxation -- from specially designed pillow top beds, to a personalized experience that exceeds all of your expectations.

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Delight in the surprising details of Central Washington’s serene boutique. 

What it's like

Bridging the gap between rural hospitality and urban luxury, Hotel Windrow is at once welcoming and inspiring. Every corner of this property exudes warmth; from the rich earthy tones to the ready smiles you’ll receive from the helpful staff. Highlighting the theme of “style meets history,” some of the brick is original brickwork from the Elks Building. Look out the windows and be inspired by sweeping views of the Kittitas Valley and Downtown Ellensburg, as well as the small-town sunsets that give this area such a distinct sense of place. 

Independent spirit

Personality meets perspective in this stylish downtown property.

Small touches

Each of the 59 rooms and suites feature inspiring elements that let you “stay like a local” while also being primed for productivity. Dog-friendly king and double queen rooms are available. Your room will feature a 4k UHD TV with Chromecast, free WiFi, a Keurig machine with Caffe D’arte Coffee, refrigerator and C.O. Bigelow Apothecaries toiletries. The property offers a fitness center, business center, on-site Basalt restaurant & craft cocktail bar and the 24/7 First Cut Marketplace. Hotel Windrow’s prime downtown location is near shops, art galleries, restaurants, bars and more.

Eat and drink

The onsite restaurant, Basalt, serves up sumptuous eats that are both simple and unexpected. Dining here is a delight: look forward to a truly unique experience, where service and care are at the heart of it all. Expect hearty and inspiring dishes, then wash it all down with a selection of IPAs and other beers on tap as well as imaginative cocktails and a standard selection of soft drinks. Soak up the sun and enjoy cocktail service on the seasonal rooftop patio, "Top of The Burg."  For more casual needs, the 24/7 First Cut Marketplace offers beer, wine, canned cocktails, non-alcoholic beverages, food items and sundries. 

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Rooms & Rates


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Location

Located on the northeast corner of 5th Avenue and Main Street in historic downtown Ellensburg, Washington. The hotel is one mile from the Central Washington University campus. 
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Amenities

Guest Services: 

  • 24/7 Guest Service's desk
  • Free parking
  • Non-smoking hotel
  • Complimentary WiFi

Eat & Drink

  • On-site Basalt restaurant and craft cocktail bar
  • Seasonal cocktail service at rooftop patio, "Top of the Burg" 
  • “First Cut Marketplace” open 24/7, offering beer, wine, canned cocktails, non-alcoholic beverages, food items and sundries

Fitness & Recreation

  • Fitness Center

Business Services

  • Business center

Meeting & Events

  • 59 guest rooms
  • 8,000 sq feet of meeting spaces
  • Complimentary WiFi
  • AV equipment and services
  • Catering through Basalt restaurant

In-room amenities

  • Luxury pillow-top mattresses
  • Multi-use desk with media ports
  • 50” 4k Ultra HD TV ft. Chromecast technology
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Caffe D’arte coffee
  • Keurig coffeemaker
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe and alarm clock
  • C.O. Bigelow Apothecaries amenities

Cancellation policy

Cancel by 3pm the day prior to check in to avoid a charge of one night's room and tax.
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Meetings + Events

Hosting events at Hotel Windrow is a no-brainer: from the memorable lodging to the standout onsite restaurant to the detail-oriented event planning team, your occasion is sure to be one that guests will never forget. Celebrate life’s special moments and meetings in over 8,000 square feet of high-tech, very flexible gathering space, featuring the historic 3,800 square foot ballroom and breathtaking views from the rooftop deck. At Hotel Windrow, experience meetings made simple.
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