- Teeming with Old World luxury, and a tradition of high-service, the Sorrento Hotel on Seattles First Hill is but a short stroll from Downtown Seattles tourist district and shopping corridor. Hotel Features The Sorrento emphasizes luxury and tradition, from the original Italian mission-style architecture of the historic Seattle hotels 1909 façade., to the richly updated interiors that combine classic style with indulgent modern comforts. The Sorrento has played host to notable guests for nearly a century, beginning with President William Taft. Meticulously restored, the gloss of the lobbys Honduran Mahogany walls reverberate an air of dignity. Keeping to tradition, the Sorrento provides complimentary chauffeured Town Car service to Seattles nearby attractions. On site dining is available at the hotels Fireside Room, a sophisticated octagonal dining area anchored by a crackling fireplace and original paintings from Morris Graves. The Fireside Room often plays host to live music on weekends. Alternatively, the hotels featured restaurant, The Hunt Club, has received much acclaim in Seattle, serving a Mediterranean cuisine in a candlelit dinnertime setting. GuestroomsThe guestrooms of the Sorrento Hotel carry an inviting air of sophisticated comfort, well lit and anchored by the fluffy white duvet of a queen or king sized beds dressed in premium 400-thread-count linens. Appreciated in-room amenities include a JVC sound system with a three-disk CD player, fax machine with a direct dial number, high-speed Internet access, and a French-press coffeemaker. Bathrooms are elegantly done in Italian marble and offer designer toiletries and bathrobes. Concierge and room service are available 24-hours a day.