BEST WESTERN Chieftain Inn
1017 N Wenatchee Avenue, Wenatchee, WA 98801-1574
Phone: 509/665-8585 | Fax: 509/665-9745 | 77 Rooms
Check Out Time: 12:00 PM | Check In: 4:00 PM | Online Reservations
Each spacious accommodation at the BEST WESTERN Chieftain Inn comes complete with cozy beds, cable satellite television with HBO®, a mini-refrigerator and free high-speed Internet access. Wake up each morning to a complimentary full hot breakfast, enjoy freshly baked cookies every day, go for a swim in the hotel's outdoor heated swimming pool or relax and unwind in the hotel hot tub.
For those staying at this Wenatchee hotel on business, our 24-hour business center and meeting room, accommodating up to 45 guests, make for a more productive trip. Also our close proximity to area businesses and the Department of Fish and Wildlife, make corporate travel easier.
A variety of attractions and area sights await guests just outside this Wenatchee hotel. Catch a live show at the famed Gorge Amphitheatre, enjoy a variety of water sports and outdoor adventure on Lake Chelan and on the Columbia River, or attend a conference or event at the Wenatchee Convention Center, located nearby. For more assistance planning your ideal vacation to the Wenatchee area, contact us today! We'll even help you plan around annual festivals, like Washington State Apple Blossom Festival and the Ridge to River - both local favorites!
Our friendly and welcoming staff is here to make your stay memorable and enjoyable. Book a stay at the BEST WESTERN Chieftain Inn today for an unforgettable Wenatchee hotel experience. We look forward to seeing you soon.
Hotel Amenities & Services
- 100% smoke-free hotel
- Meeting facilities
- Complimentary breakfast
- Complimentary USA Today at front desk
- Complimentary full breakfast includes hot waffles, eggs, sausage, yogurt, juices, coffee, assortment of danishes and Wenatchee home-grown apples.
- Outdoor pool Heated seasonal
- Hot tub
- Exercise facility Open from 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
- Safe deposit box
- Ice/vending machines
- Truck/RV parking
- Free parking
- Business center
- Fax services
- Photocopy services
- Weight lifting equipment
- Stair stepper
- Interior corridor
- 24-hour front desk
- Multilingual staff, (Spanish)
- Cable or satellite television
- Wireless Internet access
- High-speed DSL Internet access
- Dry cleaning available
- Free wireless Internet available in public areas; Free in-room wireless Internet access; Free wireless Internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
- Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
BEST WESTERN Chieftain Inn
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Conveniently located, the best western chieftain inn in Wenatchee, Washington is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:
Longitude: 47.437265 / Latitude: -120.320975
Driving Directions to Hotel
From: Highway 97/2. Drive into town on Wenatchee Avenue. The BEST WESTERN Chieftain Inn is located half block north of the 9th Street intersection.
From: Highway 28. Drive across the bridge to Wenatchee Avenue and go through town. The BEST WESTERN Chieftain Inn is just past the 9th Street intersection.
BEST WESTERN Chieftain Inn
We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.
Most Popular Area Attractions
Enjoy a premier golf experience in the Washington Cascades when you play 18 holes at Desert Canyon Golf Course. South of Wenatchee, and easily accessed from Hwy 97, Desert Canyon Golf Course provides access to some of the most luxurious and lush holes in the state – the stunning views of the Columbia River aren't bad either.
Ranked as the 8th best course in the state of Washington by Golf Digest in 2014, Desert Canyon provides a challenge for even the most seasoned golfer. Check out CJ's Oasis before or after your round for food and drinks – check with your foursome for the low score; lunch is on them!
Featuring 70 skiable acres, the Echo Valley Family Ski Area is located in Manson within the Wenatchee National Forest of the central Washington Cascades region – just northeast of Leavenworth and Wenatchee.
Featuring a top elevation of 3,900 feet, the Echo Valley Ski & Tubing Area offers three rope tows, a four-lane tubing hill, and a 1,400-foot Poma Lift. Established in 1917, Echo Valley is a major source of winter recreation in the Lake Chelan Valley.
Draw out your plans for another exciting trip through the Washington Cascades and head for the charming city of Cashmere. You'll find a bevy of attractive and unique sites, including the Mount Cashmere Golf Course – an ideal way to spend the afternoon with friends, a few family members, or even clients.
Drive in from nearby Leavenworth of Wenatchee and get ready for one of the most exemplary nine-hole courses in all of Washington state. This executive course allows you to play a quick nine holes, or double back around for a full 18. Mount Cashmere Golf Course is down the street from the Chelan County Fairgrounds and is at the bast of Mount Cashmere.
The Ohme Gardens in the beautiful Washington Cascades area, is a wonderful evergreen oasis, awaiting your arrival. Enjoy the incredible views of the Columbia River Valley, while walking along the stone pathways through the towering cedar trees and lush foliage. Be sure to bring your camera to capture the beautiful waterfalls and flowering gardens.
The picturesque grounds and water features provide a perfect setting for a special event or wedding. Complete your visit by enjoying a snack or lunch in the shaded picnic area outside of the Gardens. While in Wenatchee, check into a Best Western guest room for comfortable accommodations and excellent guest services.
Set in Douglas County, Pangborn Memorial Airport (EAT) is a public airport serving communities in the Washington Cascades, and located in the city of Wenatchee. Covering 585 acres, EAT encompasses two runways and one terminal.
EAT is used primarily for general aviation, but is serviced commercially by Alaska Airlines and SeaPort Airlines. The airport is named after famed aviator Clyde Pangborn.
More Area Attractions & Services
- 0.40 mile(s) from Apple Capital Loop Trail
- 0.80 mile(s) from Toyota Center
- 0.80 mile(s) from Walla Walla Point Park
- 0.90 mile(s) from Two Rivers Art Gallery, Wenatchee Museum & Cultural Center
- 1.30 mile(s) from Wenatchee Museum and Cultural Centre
- 3.00 mile(s) from Wenatchee Confluence Park
- 3.40 mile(s) from Ohme Gardens
- 7.30 mile(s) from Super Oval, Wenatchee Valley auto racing
- 7.40 mile(s) from Highlander Golf Course, 18 hole Public Golf Course
- 9.30 mile(s) from Apple Annie's Antiques, collectibles
- 10.00 mile(s) from Pioneer Village Museum
- 10.00 mile(s) from Three Lakes Golf Course
- 12.00 mile(s) from Mission Ridge Ski Resort
- 12.03 mile(s) from Aplets & Cotlets, locally made candy
- 16.00 mile(s) from Desert Canyon Golf
- 16.59 mile(s) from Rocky Reach Dam
- 22.00 mile(s) from Leavenworth Bavarian, Leavenworth Bavarian Theme Village
- 40.00 mile(s) from Mill Bay Casino
- 50.00 mile(s) from Gorge Amphitheater
Distances to Popular Points of Interest
- 10 mile(s) from Cashmere
- 15 mile(s) from Quincy
- 22 mile(s) from Leavenworth
- 35 mile(s) from Chelan
- 75 mile(s) from Ellensburg
- 97 mile(s) from Omak
- 120 mile(s) from Yakima
- 145 mile(s) from Seattle
- 160 mile(s) from Spokane
- 180 mile(s) from Bellingham
- 0.1 mile(s) from Wenatchee Valley Clinic
- 0.9 mile(s) from Wenatchee Convention Center
Local Area Recreation Opportunities
- Hot tub
- 10 mile(s) from river rafting
- .1 mile(s) from Leonardo's, Italian
- .1 mile(s) from Denny's, family style
- .1 mile(s) from Prospector Pies, family restaurant
- .1 mile(s) from Tequila's, Mexican
- .1 mile(s) from KFC
- .1 mile(s) from A&W
- .2 mile(s) from Starbucks
- .2 mile(s) from Applebee's
- .2 mile(s) from Red Robin, gourmet hamburgers
- .2 mile(s) from McDonald's, fast food
- .2 mile(s) from Burger King, fast food
- .2 mile(s) from Thai
- .5 mile(s) from Shari's
- .6 mile(s) from Windmill, steak
- 2 mile(s) from Royal Fork
BEST WESTERN Chieftain Inn
Enjoy your stay with us even more by checking out some of the most popular area points of interest and local area events happening in or near Wenatchee. Chase the links to explore the local region even more.
Local Events Worth Considering:
Art Walk Wander around Downtown Ellensburg through galleries open from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Farmers Market Fresh food and produce for sale on Fourth Street in Ellensburg starting at 9 a.m.
Watershed at the Gorge Attend this outdoor country music festival at the Gorge Amphitheater. Times vary.
Arcade Fire at the Gorge Watch the indie rock band take the stage at the Gorge Amphitheater. Times vary.
Bruno Mars at the Gorge Visit the critically acclaimed amphitheater to see Bruno Mars. Times vary.
Cruisin' Kittitas and Burnouts Enjoy live music, good beer, and beautiful cars. Cars start to line up along Main Street at 8 a.m.
Downtown Sidewalk Sale Stroll through over 15 different stores open for this event in Downtown Ellensburg. Doors open at 9 a.m.
Jack Johnson at the Gorge Jack Johnson takes the stage at the Gorge Amphitheater. The show starts at 6:30 p.m.
Dave Matthews Dave Matthews takes the stage at the Gorge Amphitheater. The show starts at 6 p.m.
Rodeo Weekend Enjoy a weekend full of exciting rodeo events. Events start at 11 a.m.
Carnivores Tour at the Gorge Visit the critically acclaimed amphitheater for this exciting musical event. Music starts at 6:30 p.m.
Paint Ellensburg Participate in the auction for artwork and unique experiences starting at 4:30 p.m. in the Sue Lombard rooms on Central Washington University campus.
Buskers in the Burg Ellensburg's fall festival in Historic Downtown. Event times vary.
Rascal Rodeo Watch these special athletes as they participate in rodeo events at the Bloom Pavilion. Events start at 9 a.m.
Film Festival Films chosen from submissions across multiple genres.
Clymer Rendezvous A local fundraiser for the Clymer Museum of Art in Ellensburg. It starts at 5:30 p.m.
Downtown Trick or Treat Trick or Treat around Downtown Ellensburg from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Hearthstone Bazaar Join Ellensburg locals at this annual event taking place at the Hearthstone Cottage.
Yakima Symphony Orchestra Concert Listen to the beautiful music of the Yakima Symphony Orchestra at the Capitol Theatre. The music starts at 7:30 p.m.
A Grange Bazaar Enjoy the handmade crafts and other goodies at the Swauk Teanaway Grange. Doors open at 9 a.m.
Veterans Day Parade Watch in Downtown Ellensburg to watch this patriotic event. It all starts at 10 a.m.
December 12, 2014
Girl's Night Out
Get pampered and enjoy shopping around Downtown Ellensburg starting at 5 p.m.
Central Washington University Red Curtain Revue
Listen as theater students perform Broadway hits in the Milo Smith Tower Theatre at 7:30 p.m.
Moments to Remember
A local tradition where kids can meet Santa, join in scavenger hunts, and watch the parade in Downtown Ellensburg. Event times vary.
Cookies with Santa Bring the little ones to share cookies with St. Nick in Downtown Ellensburg.
5 Days of Christmas Canyon River Ranch hosts five days of festivities. Event times vary.
Central Washington University Ware Fair Enjoy handmade crafts and trinkets along with holiday festivities at Central Washington University. Festivities start at 10 a.m.
Central Washington University: A Christmas Carol Theater students perform the classic Christmas play. Show times vary per day.
Kids Bird House Build at Knudson's Kids get to build and decorate a bird house at Knudson Lumber. Starts at 9 a.m.
Snowball Drop for Prices Catch your "snowball" for special prizes in Rotary Pavilion at 10 a.m.
Breakfast with Santa Visit the Children's Activity Museum so they can have breakfast with the big guy at 10 a.m.
Central Washington University Symphony Orchestra Concert Attend the McIntyre Music Building Concert Hall to listen to beautiful music for the evening. Music begins at 4 p.m.
Friend a Tree of Love Celebrate the life of a past loved one with us at the Ellensburg Public Library at 6 p.m.
Teddy Bear Tea Join Mr. and Mrs. Claus for tea at Kelleher Motor at 11 a.m.
Holidays at Improv Enjoy a dinner while listening to great comedy in Downtown Ellensburg. Show starts at 5 p.m.
Cocoa Stroll Stroll around Downtown Ellensburg and look at the Christmas decorations. 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Elves Gift Making Workshop Kids get to make and wrap gifts to take home to put under the tree. It begins at 1 p.m.
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