Press Releases

Hotel 1000 Launches Pop-up Office Program for Guests and Public

SEATTLE (September 23, 2013) – Hotel 1000, downtown Seattle’s premier luxury destination, announces the launch of its Pop-Up Office program for hotel guests and the public.  Geared toward the business traveler, the growing number of at-home workers and businesses with …

Hotel 1000 Partners with Argosy Cruises to Offer Seas and Zzzs Cruise Package

SEATTLE (August 21, 2013) – Hotel 1000, downtown Seattle’s premier luxury destination, has partnered with Seattle’s beloved Argosy Cruises to offer the Seas and Zzzs package. This exclusive, new cruise package includes overnight accommodations in a Deluxe City View room, …

BOKA restaurant+bar Announces Participation in James Beard Foundation’s Taste America Local Dish Challenge

SEATTLE (August 20, 2013) WHAT:  BOKA restaurant+bar has joined more than 100 other restaurants in the James Beard Foundation’s (JBF) Taste America® Local Dish Challenge. Foodies nationwide can show their local pride by participating in this social media-driven competition, which is …

BOKA restaurant+bar Announces Menu of Grown-up Popsicles and a Boozy Banana Split

SEATTLE (May 28, 2013) – Just in time for summer,  BOKA restaurant + bar in downtown Seattle has created a menu of Grown-Up Popsicles, which will be offered at Happy Hour pricing every Boozy Tuesday, along with a boozy banana …

Spaahh at Hotel 1000 Revamps Menu with New Spa Treatments, Programs and Packages

SEATTLE (April 1, 2013) – Spaahh, an urban oasis at downtown Seattle’s premier luxury destination Hotel 1000, announces a bevy of new spa treatments, programs and packages, including a massage using warmed bamboo, lunchtime and happy hour spa and dine …

Hotel 1000 Announces Complimentary International Calls for Guests

SEATTLE  (March 26, 2013) – Hotel 1000, downtown Seattle’s premier luxury hotel and world leader in hospitality technology, announces complimentary calls to anywhere in the world for all hotel guests during their stay.  Guests are encouraged to call Canada, India, …

BOKA Restaurant + Bar Announces its 2013 Lineup of tasteBOKA Culinary, Wine and Spirits Events

SEATTLE (February 26, 2013) – BOKA restaurant + bar in downtown Seattle announces the 2013 lineup of tasteBOKA, its new series of culinary, wine and spirits events, featuring hands-on and interactive cooking classes and spirits tastings.  The program is anchored …

Hotel 1000 Recognized by Condé Nast Traveler Readers as 2013 “Gold List” Hotel

SEATTLE (December 2012) – Hotel 1000, downtown Seattle’s premier luxury destination and world leader in hospitality technology, announces the distinctive honor of being recognized by Condé Nast Traveler readers as a top hotel in the United States in the magazine’s …

Hotel 1000 and BOKA Restaurant + Bar Get Into the “Holiday Throwback” Spirit

SEATTLE (November 12, 2012) – Hotel 1000, downtown Seattle’s premier luxury destination, and BOKA restaurant+bar, announce “Holiday Throwback,” a festive collection of events, special prizes and good, clean holiday fun, harkening back to a more innocent time.    Festivities will …

Hotel 1000 Announces Significant Technology Upgrade

SEATTLE (November 2012) – Hotel 1000, downtown Seattle’s premier luxury hotel and world leader in hospitality technology, announces a significant technology upgrade for its guests just five years after its grand opening in 2006. Hotel 1000 worked with AVI-SPL, nationwide leader …

BOKA RESTAURANT + BAR at Hotel 1000 Announces New Executive Chef, Peter Birk

SEATTLE (April 13, 2012) – Hotel 1000, downtown Seattle’s premier luxury destination, announces Peter Birk as executive chef. In his position, Birk will oversee the culinary direction for BOKA RESTAURANT + BAR. “We are fortunate to welcome Chef Peter Birk to …

Hotel 1000 Recognized by Condé Nast Traveler Readers in 2012 “Gold List” of the World’s Best Places to Stay

Seattle, Wash. (December 2011) – Hotel 1000, downtown Seattle’s premier luxury destination and world leader in hospitality technology, announces the distinctive honor of being recognized by Condé Nast Traveler readers in its annual “Gold List” of the world’s best places to stay. Hotel 1000 was one of four hotels in Washington State to be included on the list and received the highest ranking with an overall score of 92.7.

Hotel 1000 Recognized by Travel + Leisure as One of World’s Best on Annual T+L 500 List

Seattle, Wash. – (December 2011) – Hotel 1000, downtown Seattle’s premier luxury destination, was recognized by Travel + Leisure readers as one of the world’s best hotels on its annual T+L 500 List, based on readers’ polls. Hotel 1000 was ranked Number 3 in Washington State and received an overall score of 90.67.

New Year, New Book Proposal: Publishing Industry Experts Kerry Colburn and Jennifer Worick Return to Hotel 1000

SEATTLE (December 6, 2011) – Hotel 1000, downtown Seattle’s premier luxury hotel, partners with successful local authors and former publishing executives Kerry Colburn and Jennifer Worick to offer the next installment in “The Business of Books with Jen & Kerry” series of workshops for aspiring authors.

Downtown Seattle Restaurant Launches “The Mix List” Introducing The Bartenders Behind The Drinks

SEATTLE – (September 28, 2011) – BOKA RESTAURANT + BAR, vibrant blend of lounge and restaurant located in downtown Seattle, announces The Mix List, a new cocktail program introducing six handcrafted cocktails by six star bartenders and a chance to win a grand prize.

If the Art Could Talk: Hotel 1000 and Seattle Art Museum Announce 2011-2012 Curator Series

SEATTLE (August 9, 2011) – Hotel 1000 and Seattle Art Museum (SAM), announce the continuation of the one-of-a-kind “SAM in the Studio” speaker series in fall 2011 and winter 2012.

Blame it on the Blank Page!: Overcome Writer’s Block at Hotel 1000 with Industry Experts Kerry Colburn and Jennifer Worick

SEATTLE – (July 26, 2011) – Hotel 1000, downtown Seattle’s premier luxury hotel, partners with two successful local authors and former publishing executives Kerry Colburn and Jennifer Worick to offer the next “The Business of Books with Jen & Kerry” series of workshops for aspiring authors.

Hotel 1000 Recognized by Travel + Leisure Readers as One of the Nation’s Best Hotels

SEATTLE – (July 2011) – Hotel 1000, downtown Seattle’s premier luxury destination, announces the distinctive honor of being recognized by Travel + Leisure readers in its annual “World’s Best Awards” for 2011 readers’ poll.

Ready, Set, Publish! The Business of Books Series Continues at Hotel 1000 with Industry Experts Kerry Colburn and Jennifer Worick

SEATTLE – (April 4, 2011) – Hotel 1000, downtown Seattle’s premier luxury hotel, partners with two successful local authors and former publishing executives Kerry Colburn and Jennifer Worick to offer a continuation of their series of workshops for aspiring authors titled “The Business of Books with Jen & Kerry.”

Park ‘n Dine: Downtown Seattle Restaurant to Offer Free Valet Service to All Guests

SEATTLE – (March 14, 2011) – BOKA RESTAURANT + BAR, vibrant blend of lounge and restaurant located in downtown Seattle, will begin to offer free valet parking to restaurant guests.

Hotel 1000 Celebrated the Academy Awards in Style with “an Evening with the Stars” to Benefit Reel Grrls

SEATTLE – (March 8, 2011) – Hotel 1000 hosted the second annual “An Evening with the Stars” party in celebration of the 83rd annual Academy Awards on February 27, 2011.

Meet ‘In The Studio’: Hotel 1000 and Seattle Art Museum Announce 2010 Curator Series

SEATTLE – (January 2010) – Hotel 1000 and Seattle Art Museum (SAM), neighbors in downtown Seattle’s eclectic West Edge neighborhood on First Avenue between Pioneer Square and Pike Place Market, announce the continuation of the ‘In the Studio’ speaker series in 2010.

Hotel 1000 Recognized by Travel + Leisure as One of World’s Best on Annual T+L 500 List

SEATTLE – (January 4, 2010) – Hotel 1000, downtown Seattle’s premier luxury destination, was recognized by Travel + Leisure readers as one of the world’s best hotels on its annual T+L 500 List, based on readers’ polls.

Hotel 1000 Launches Significant Bandwidth Upgrade

SEATTLE – (August 31, 2009) – Hotel 1000, downtown Seattle’s premier luxury hotel and world leader in hospitality technology, announced today it has taken a giant leap to the next level of connectivity for its guests and staff.

Hotel 1000 Recognized by Travel + Leisure in 2009 “World’s Best Awards”

SEATTLE – (July 2009) – Hotel 1000, downtown Seattle’s premier luxury destination, was recognized by Travel + Leisure in its annual “World’s Best Awards” for 2009, based on readers’ polls.

Hotel 1000 Acknowledged as ‘Fine Hotel’ in Exclusive American Express Program

SEATTLE – (April 2009) – Hotel 1000, downtown Seattle’s premier luxury destination, is now recognized as a member of American Express’ exclusive “Fine Hotels & Resorts” program.

Hotel 1000 Recognized on National Geographic Traveler’s 2009 “Stay List”

SEATTLE – (March 31, 2009) – Hotel 1000, downtown Seattle’s premier luxury destination, was recognized on National Geographic Traveler’s “Stay List” for 2009, which is comprised of 129 distinguished properties in the United States, Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean.

Seattle’s Hotel 1000 accepted into exclusive luxury travel network, Virtuoso

SEATTLE (September 24, 2008) – Hotel 1000, Seattle’s premier luxury destination, announced today it has achieved membership in the by-invitation-only luxury travel network, Virtuoso. Hotel 1000 is one of only four Seattle hotels to attain this honor.