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Explore an exciting career in hospitality with Hotel Windrow

Looking forward to your arrival beginning summer 2019
Hotel Windrow bridges the gap between rural hospitality and urban luxury in the center of Historic Downtown Ellensburg. Central Washington's newest boutique hotel is built from the same spirit of tradition and pride that has made the Kittitas Valley a leading destination for leisure, work and education.

Central Washington's newest luxury boutique hotel
Combining Luxury and History for our Valued Guests Central Washington's newest luxury boutique hotel will feature 59 well-appointed, high-tech guest rooms. It will feature Basalt, an exceptional restaurant and craft cocktail lounge at the base of the towering atrium lobby. Meetings, celebrations and gatherings of all kinds will take advantage of 8,000 square feet of high-tech, very flexible gathering space, featuring the historic 4,000 square foot ballroom and breathtaking views from the rooftop deck.

Paying Homage to Tradition: The Story of the Windrow
The concept of a windrow is simple in nature, yet more complex in our lives. Central Washington hay farmers labor over fields throughout the growing season, then cut their crops into long "windrows", laid down perpendicular to the wind, to dry. These rows force hay into a period of "rest." You see, everything rides on this critical period of rest for the crop. Bale the hay too early, and it's not cured. Bale the hay too late, and you've bleached the hay. While carving out this time can be challenging for farmers, it is crucial to optimal production and overall success. Inspired by this idea, the Hotel Windrow team applied the concept to everyday life. Like a windrow, we too need crucial times of rest. This concept is at the heart of Hotel Windrow and its team. We are committed to your relaxation, from the exceptional experience of our specially designed Windrow pillow top beds, and "made to order" breakfast, to a level of hospitality that far exceeds your expectations.

What amenities will be available?
Simply stated, Hotel Windrow will be the best hotel in Ellensburg. Just off the lobby is the hotel's fabulous restaurant featuring seasonal and locally sourced classic cuisine. Beneath the Grand Staircase you will find the finest craft cocktail lounge in central Washington. The hotel will be equipped with the latest in hospitality technology, free high-speed internet, valet parking for all vehicles (fee), and complimentary transportation to the immediate area, including Central Washington University, the fairgrounds, rodeo, local shopping and restaurants. Hotel Windrow provides the best in modern exercise equipment in its own facility, a lobby market and a business center. The Reception Desk is open 24 hours a day for any special requests.

Will Hotel Windrow have a restaurant?
The hotel will feature a fabulous full-service restaurant. Basalt will provide the best in fine dining in central Washington. The restaurant will feature delectable menu items from its wood-fired grill and will take advantage of the absolute best of the farms and ranches in the area. Basalt will offer breakfast, lunch and dinner, as well as the best in craft cocktails and local micro-brews, from its cozy bar, tucked away under the Grand Staircase.

Visit to learn about downtown Ellensburg, as well as to explore recreation and leisure activities in the valley.