FAQ & Policies
Useful Information About the Hotel
Have any questions about the hotel? Take a look at our most frequently asked questions below. If you can’t find the information you’re looking for, don’t hesitate to contact us.
General and Reservations
What time is check-in and check-out?
Check-in time begins at 4:00pm. Check-out time is 11:00am.
Do you offer late check-out?
Late check-out is offered for a fee based on availability. Please contact the front desk to request late check-out.
Do you offer early check-in?
We do offer early check-in based on availability. Please contact the front desk to request early check-in.
What are the options for parking?
Valet parking is included in the nightly resort fee.
Do you offer extra beds or cribs?
Bassinet-style cribs are available upon request at no additional charge.
What are the taxes and fees on my reservation?
A 12.5% tax rate will be applied to all reservations (6.5% State Sales + Use Tax, 3.2% Local City/County Sales + Use Tax, 2.8% Convention and Trade Center)
Do you charge a Resort Fee?
A $38 per night resort fee is charged, which includes:
- Nespresso Coffee in-room
- Local shuttle service (based on availability)
- High-speed Wifi
- Valet parking
- Snacks and drinks in the Library
- Lawn games
- Bike rentals
- $10 State Park fee
Can I store my bags before I check-in or after I check-out?
Yes, please visit the front desk and we will be happy to accommodate.
Does the hotel have ADA accessible rooms?
Yes, we have several ADA room types available. Visit our Accessibility page to review our accessible room types and hotel features.
How far is the hotel from the airport/downtown/train station/cruise terminal?
Lodge at St. Edward is conveniently located on the north end of Lake Washington in Kenmore, WA. Approximate travel time to major destinations include:
- Downtown Seattle – 15 miles
- Downtown Bellevue – 12 miles
- Downtown Kirkland – 6 miles
- SeaTac Airport – 29 miles
- Paine Field Airport – 17 miles
- Smith Cove Cruise Terminal – 16 miles
- King Street Station – 16 miles
I have questions about my bill. Who do I call?
Please contact our Guest Services team at 425.470.6500.
I booked on a website other than thelodgeatstedward.com and I need to make a change to my reservation. How do I do this?
Please contact the website where your original reservation was created to make changes to your stay. These changes will then be reflected in our system.
What is your loyalty program?
The Lodge at St. Edward is a partner of Stash Hotel Rewards, the independent traveler's rewards program, where you can earn and redeem points for free stays at one-of-a-kind, top-rated independent hotels in the U.S., Mexico, and Caribbean. Membership is easy, flexible, and (best of all) free. Learn more and join Stash Hotel Rewards here.
What are your current safety and health guidelines?
The health and safety of our guests and team members is our top priority. Visit our Health & Safety page to review our policies and protocols in detail.
What is the guestroom cancellation policy?
Reservations must be canceled 24 hours prior to arrival to receive a refund. Reservations canceled after 24 hours prior to arrival or no-shows will be charged for the first night plus tax. Please call our reservations team at 425.470.6500 to make changes or cancellations.
Do you require a booking deposit?
All reservations require a credit card at the time of booking to guarantee the room. At check-in, an authorization will be placed on your credit card for the total amount of your reservation rate plus tax, plus an additional $100 USD per night in anticipated incidental charges. A valid credit card authorized to cover room and tax, plus $100 per night for incidentals, must be presented upon check-in. You may pay your final amount owed via credit card or cash upon departure. Guests are not required to settle their account with the credit card used at time of check-in.
What are the reservation terms and conditions?
Advance reservations are required. Rates are based on double occupancy and subject to availability. Blackout dates apply. Rates do not include taxes, gratuities, or fees.
Is smoking allowed on property?
Our entire resort is a non-smoking facility.
What amenities are offered at the hotel?
- Cedar & Elm Restaurant
- Father Mulligan’s Heritage Bar
- The Tonsorium Bar
- Room Service with 24 Hour Menu
- Vita Nova Spa
- Hotel Car (within 10-mile travel distance)
- Fitness Center
- Retail Shop
- Rotating Art Gallery featuring local artists
- Lawn Games
- Complimentary Bikes
- Access to Saint Edward State Park trails (during daylight hours)
Do you offer room service? What are the hours?
In-room dining is not offered at this time.
Do you have a fitness center?
Yes, our on-site Fitness Center is available for guest use. State-of-the-art equipment includes:
- Precor FTS Glide: Full Body Machine
- Precor Elliptical
- Precor TreadMills
- Precor Bike
- Weight Benches
- Dumb bells for pounds 5-50
- 4, 6, 8, and 10 lb medicine balls (1 each)
- Floor Mats
- Torque Medicine Ball
- Torque Boxing Bag
How much do you charge for Wi-Fi internet access?
Wi-Fi access is complimentary.
I want flowers, chocolates, champagne, gifts sent to the guestroom, how can I do this?
We are happy to assist with these requests, please give our Guest Services team a call at 425.470.6500 to discuss available options.
Do you have a business center?
No, we do not have a business center. Please visit the front desk and we'll be happy to assist with any business needs.
Do you have a spa? If so, what are the hours and treatments available?
Yes, Vita Nova Spa provides seasonal spa treatments with a focus on organic herbal infusions and pure products. Please visit our Spa page for menus and hours of operation.
Do you have a car service?
The Lodge at St. Edward house car is available for complimentary guest transportation within a 10-mile travel distance. Transportation further than 10 miles is available for a fee - $150 for SeaTac Airport or Paine Field pickup.
Contact Guest Services at 425.470.6500 or [email protected] to reserve your ride. Reserve at least two weeks in advance for guarantee, within two weeks based on availability.
Ride style in our vintage 1938 Pontiac Stretch Limousine. Perfect for celebrations and special occasions, your own personal chauffeur will take you on a wine tasting tour through Woodinville, on a shopping trip to downtown Seattle, or on a romantic post-wedding cruise.
Asking rate, including the driver, starts at $250 per hour and depends on needs. Not available for airport transport. Contact Guest Services at 425.470.6500 or [email protected] to reserve. Reservations required at least one week in advance.
About the Car: One of only a few remaining examples, this 1938 limo was rebuilt in 2008 with a modern drive train and conveniences. It is powered by a 350 cubic inch V8 with a 4-barrel carburetor paired with an automatic transmission. It rolls on red steel wheels with chrome trim rings and hubcaps, and radial tires. The interior features a front upholstered bench seat, rear 'L' seat, and back bench seat, privacy roll-up divider window between the front and back, air conditioning, plush seating, pillows, wine glasses, video and stereo system, and a moon roof.
Are pets allowed? Are there restrictions for weight, height, or types?
The Lodge at St. Edward welcomes your four-legged friends. Dog-friendly rooms are limited and subject to availability; advance reservations are required. An etiquette waiver must be signed upon check-in and a refundable pet deposit will be charged. Two pets per guestroom are allowed. Please review our Pet Policy for more information.
What is your pet fee?
We do not have a pet fee, however we do charge a refundable pet deposit.
Do you have pet free rooms for those with allergies?
Yes, please request a pet free room with Guest Services.
Meetings & Events
Do you host meetings and events? If so, how can I book?
Yes, The Lodge at St. Edward is an ideal location for meetings and events. Please visit our Meetings & Events page and contact our sales team for more information at [email protected].
Do you offer special group rates?
Yes, we welcome groups large and small. Please contact our sales team for more information at [email protected].
How can I book a wedding?
The Lodge at St. Edward provides a quintessential Pacific Northwest backdrop for your dream wedding. Please visit our Weddings page and contact our wedding team for more information at [email protected].
Things to Do
What are the top area attractions near the hotel?
From hiking and biking, to beer tasting and water sports, The Lodge at St. Edward is primely positioned with the best of the Pacific Northwest right in our backyard. Click here for a list of things to do in the area.
What restaurants, wineries, breweries, and shops are nearby the hotel?
Besides our fantastic on-site restaurants and bars Cedar + Elm, Father Mulligan’s Heritage Bar, and The Tonsorium Bar, we are surrounded by a wealth of dining options. Kenmore boasts a growing brewery scene, and just 15 minutes down the road you can visit dozens of wineries in western Washington’s wine mecca Woodinville. We are located perfectly between downtown Seattle, Kirkland, and Bellevue, providing endless options for dining and shopping. Click here for a list of some of our favorite nearby restaurants and shops.
What are the dining options at the hotel?
- Cedar + Elm: Our signature restaurant, Cedar + Elm, offers seasonal Northwest-inspired fare in an elegant setting. Al fresco patio dining provides beautiful views of St. Edward State Park and our chef’s garden.
- Father Mulligan’s Heritage Bar: Named after Saint Edward Seminary’s first president, our lobby bar welcomes guests with craft cocktails and light fare, and a nod to the history of The Lodge.
- The Tonsorium Bar: In the space where the Saint Edward Seminary Barber Shop once resided, The Tonsorium Bar is the perfect spot for after-dinner imbibing, serving imaginative cocktails in a whimsical ambiance.
- In Room Dining: If you prefer to enjoy a relaxing meal in your room, In Room Dining is offered daily.
What are the hours of the restaurant/bar/lounge?
Restaurant and bar hours are subject to change seasonally, please visit our Dining page to view current hours.
Where I can view a copy of the menu?
Menus change seasonally as our Chef utilizes the freshest local ingredients available, please visit our Dining page to view the most current menus.
Are reservations required at restaurants?
Reservations are highly recommended at our on-site restaurant Cedar + Elm. For reservations at Cedar + Elm, please call 425.321.1580. Reservations are not required for our two on-site bars, Father Mulligan’s Heritage Bar and The Tonsorium Bar.
Do you have a private dining rooms for meetings or events?
Yes, we have private dining rooms and event spaces for special occasions. Please contact our sales team to inquire at [email protected].
Does Cedar + Elm offer vegetarian, gluten-sensitive, or other dietary restriction menu options?
Yes, we offer a variety of vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free menu items. Items are indicated on the menu. Our culinary team is always happy to accommodate any dietary requests or restrictions.
What are the options for parking?
Restaurant guests can utilize valet parking at The Lodge at St. Edward.
Who is your Executive Chef?
Our Executive Chef is Kevin Benner.
Do you offer takeout or delivery?
Cedar + Elm offers takeout. Guests can order In Room Dining service to be delivered to their room. No off-site delivery is offered at this time.