To Inn of Twin Gables from I-5 - approx. time 30-40 minutes, approx. distance 19 miles:
Take the Seattle Center exit off I-5. The street in front of the Space Needle is Broad Street. At Pacific Science Center, veer right at Denny; veer right again at Western and again at Elliott (a thoroughfare). Elliott becomes 15th Avenue West at the Magnolia Bridge overpass. Pass the golf course on your left. The next overpass/exit is Dravus. Turn right and go uphill one block to 14th Avenue West. Left on 14th to next corner, Bertona (Inn is on southeast corner). Turn right at Bertona and park. Come in stone walk on Bertona, which winds around to the front of the house. Please note, there is a handicapped parking space on Bertona at the beginning of the walk. Do not park there unless you have the appropriate permits posted on your vehicle.
To Inn of Twin Gables from Seattle-Tacoma International Airport via Highway 99 (509/518) - approx. time 20-30 minutes, approx. distance 17 miles:
Exit airport and follow signs to Freeways. Stay to the left for the WA-509/518 exit; Merge onto WA-518 W.; Merge onto WA-509 N toward Seattle; WA-509 N becomes WA-99 N.; Take the Western Avenue exit; stay straight to go onto Western; Western becomes Elliott Avenue W, you will be heading north - stay in the center lane; Elliott becomes 15th Avenue W at the Magnolia Bridge overpass (don't take that exit). Pass the golf course on your left. The next overpass/exit is Dravus. Turn right and go uphill one block to 14th Avenue West. Left on 14th at St. Margaret's Church to next corner, Bertona (Inn is on southeast corner). Turn right on Bertona and park. Come in stone walk on Bertona, which winds around to the front of the house. Please note, there is a handicapped parking space on Bertona at the beginning of the walk. Do not park there unless you have the appropriate permits posted on your vehicle.
From SeaTac Airport By Bus, take Metro Transit bus 194 Downtown from Transit Bay 2
Request a transfer when you pay your fare, then disembark at 4th Ave and Pike St in downtown Seattle and proceed to the nearby Pike St and 4th Ave stop and take either: Bus 15 or 18 and disembark at 15th Ave W and West Dravus (go uphill one block and left one block). Either way it's about a 1-hour trip and costs a bargain $1.25-2.00 depending on time of day (have exact change).
Town Car Service from Airport
To make you transportation arrangement before arrival, we recommend that you call or email the following for a professional pickup at the airport or the Inn. If you would like, we will be happy to do it for you upon your request. They will need your flight number and arrival time and cell phone number. United Transportation, LLC email: email@example.com or call (206) 349-6869 . firstname.lastname@example.org
The town car rate will be slightly less than airport taxi. Current rate is $40 but subject to change (gas$), so reconfirm when reserving and let them know that you were referred by us for the special rate. Really the best deal, we use them and so do many of our associates.
Yellow Cab and Redtop Cab: 206-622-6500 (Yellow) or 206-789-4949 (Redtop)Orange Cab: 206-522-8800
Airport Shuttle Service Shuttle Express has online reservations, or call 425-981-7000 . Usually less expensive than a taxi.
Airport car rental rent your own car
Note: Parking: Street parking is free and readily available on West Bertona Avenue on the North side of the Inn.
You are only 2 blocks away from public transportation (Bus Routes 15 & 18), with direct service to Seattle Center, Pike Place Market, Seattle Art Museum and Pioneer Square.