University of Washington

The University District

Hotel Deca is proud to be the best and closest hotel near the University of Washington.

Hotel Deca’s closeness to the UW makes it the perfect choice for central accommodations. Besides offering proximity to the University District’s perks, Hotel Deca also offers meeting space and conference rooms close to the University of Washington to help you with any UW business related travel you may be planning.

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University of Washington

It’s only two blocks away.

Founded in 1861, the University of Washington is one of the oldest state-supported institutions of higher education on the West Coast and is one of the preeminent research universities in the world. The UW educates a diverse student body to become responsible global citizens and future leaders through a challenging learning environment informed by cutting-edge scholarship.

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Burke Gilman Trail

Burke Gilman Trail

This well trodden trail is minutes from Hotel Deca and is a popular recreational trail for walkers, runners, cyclists, skaters and commuters. In total, it is a 27-mile trail that runs along the Fremont Cut, Lake Union, and through the University of Washington Campus.

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Burke Museum

Open daily, the Burke Museum welcomes all visitors who are curious about the natural wonders of Washington State, the Pacific Northwest, and the Pacific Rim. Discovery awaits you.

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Henry Art Gallery

Henry Art Gallery

The Henry Art Gallery engages diverse audiences in the powerful experience of artistic invention and serves as a catalyst for the creation of new work that inspires and challenges.

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The Arboretum

Jointly managed by the UW and the City of Seattle, this hidden gem of a park (230 acres of it) lies on the shores of Lake Washington. 

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Husky Sports

Athletics have almost always played an important role in the history and traditions of the University of Washington dating back, over a hundred years, to 1903 when an estimated 5,000 people attended the first intercollegiate rowing race between California and Washington. In 1922, a student committee selected the “Husky” as the replacement mascot for the intangible “Sun Dodger”, a term in reference to the local weather-related conditions.

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UW Husky/ Alumni

The University of Washington Alumni Association members are committed to supporting the power of higher education and the difference it can make in so many students lives. Whether in the classroom, on the field or in the community UWAA members are out in force to recognize the accomplishments of the past, cheer on the efforts of the current students and give hope and support to those of future UW Huskies in order to make the world a better place.

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University Village

U-Village is the U-District’s premier shopping, dining, and entertainment center. Featuring Coach, Microsoft, Amazon Books, Warby Parker, and Tommy Bahama for shopping, and dining options include Ram Restaurant & Brewery, Blue C Sushi, Piatti Ristorante & Bar Johnny Rockets and many more.

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