Discover Seattle with US!
Explore the exciting sights and sounds of Seattle at the 2018 NRWA Annual Conference on Oct. 4-6. When you’re not gaining valuable insights or connecting with peers at the conference, find out what distinguishes Seattle as a top tourist destination. The NRWA is offering two unforgettable group activities for our attendees this year:
Seattle Waterways Dinner Cruise
Join us for a memorable dining experience on a Seattle Waterways yacht! We’ll take in stunning views of Seattle’s lakes and urban skyline while enjoying a 4-course meal and the company of our NRWA colleagues. Choice of dinner option includes Grilled New York Steak, Wild Alaskan Salmon, Pan-Seared Chicken, or Spring Vegetable Risotto (Vegan option). Dress is business casual and we recommend bringing a sweater or light jacket for cooler weather when viewing from the outdoor decks.
* Boarding starts at 6:00 p.m. for a 7:00 p.m. departure from 2441 N. Northlake Way, Seattle
This is approximately 5 miles from the hotel and will require transportation (10-15 minutes on I-5). We are making transportation arrangements via shuttle – stay tuned for more details!
For more information: Visit the Seattle Waterways website.
Price: $145.00 per person
(includes group transportation between hotel and port of departure)
Register now! Only 40 spots available!
If you’re already registered for the conference, contact us to reserve your spot for the cruise:
Tour of the Space Needle:
Get an unparalleled view of the downtown Seattle skyline, the Olympic and Cascade Mountains, Mount Rainier, and more, from the top of the 605-foot Space Needle. Featuring an observation deck and rotating sky restaurant, the Space Needle is one of the most iconic landmarks in the world. Built for the 1962 World’s Fair to symbolize the emergence of the “Age of Space,” the futuristic structure continues to represent the innovative and forward-thinking spirit of Seattle. The Space Needle is just 1.5 miles from our hotel – 10 to 15 minutes by vehicle or 25 minutes on foot.
For more information, visit the Space Needle official website.
Price: $25.00 per person
Click on the Register Now button below to register for The 2018 NRWA Conference – you can sign up for the Space Needle Tour during registration.
If you’re already registered for the conference, contact us to reserve your spot for the tour:
Explore on your own!
Our hotel for the conference -- the stunning 26-story W – is in the heart of downtown Seattle – just a short walking distance to many of Seattle’s famous tourist and culture spots. Book your room at the W today!
From the W, you are near art and music centers, where you can discover the unique culture of the area… street musicians and performers, legendary coffee shops, fresh seafood and produce at open air markets, museums, galleries, and more… all surrounded by the unparalleled natural beauty of Seattle’s mountain peaks and waterways. Here are just a few nearby attractions:
→ Seattle’s Pike Place Market – a popular, open air market featuring unique shops, family-owned restaurants, and fishmongers. 0.4 miles, 9 min. walk
→ Seattle Waterfront – a fun place to walk and explore, sit and take in the view, and eat and drink. There are also several novelty shops, art galleries, an arcade, and an aquarium! 0.4 miles, 9 min. walk
→ The Seattle Great Ferris Wheel on Pier 57 – An amazing ride that lights up the night sky and provides you with an incredible view! Each gondola fits up to 8 people so bring your friends! 0.5 miles, 10 min. walk
→ Pioneer Square – Seattle’s original neighborhood full of art galleries and trendy shops, bars, and restaurants. 0.4 miles, 9 min. walk