Hotel Ruby

901 West 1st Ave., Spokane, WA 99201 United States (USA) near Exit 280b on I-90 (~0.3mi)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-760-7718
3.0 Star Property
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Based on 436 guest reviews

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  • Free breakfast available
  • Hotel has 36 rooms
  • Hotel has 3 floors
  • Hotel has 7 suites
  • Check in time: 3:00 PM
  • Check out time: 11:00 AM
  • Group booking rating of 7.4/10

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Room Types

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Local Attractions

Visit us in the heart of downtown Spokane, on 1st Avenue and Lincoln Street. Steps away from three of the great Spokane entertainment venues: The Bing Crosby Theater, the Fox Theater (home of the Spokane Symphony) and the Knitting Factory Concert House. Only three blocks from the lovely Riverfront Park, River Park Square Mall, featuring the Apple Store, AMC Theaters, Nordstrom, North Face and other great stores! Walking distance from the INB Performing Arts Center (home of the Broadway shows) and Spokane's Convention Center. A short car ride from the Arena, home of the Spokane Chiefs, Spokane Shock and the biggest concert venue in Spokane. Located in the midst of all the great downtown restaurants and coffee houses.

Verified Reviews of Hotel Ruby

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Sufficient and friendly staff, bikes a surprise."
Overall Score5.0/ 5
Reservation made through a very nice & helpful agent.I wish I'd had time to ride the complimentary bikes! Great amenity! Close to train; drawback, was not able to use GPS on mobile phone since City buildings too tall; thus I ended up having Doordash deliver food!
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
14-Oct-2021 Verified Review, stayed from Wed Oct 06 to Thu Oct 07 2021 at a $119.99 average nightly rate.
"Average. at best."
Overall Score3.0/ 5
Motel vs hoteii.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
04-Oct-2021 Verified Review, stayed from Thu Sep 30 to Mon Oct 04 2021 at a $82.80 average nightly rate.
"Great Location"
Overall Score5.0/ 5
10 min walk from Amtrak. Close to river walk. Simple and clean.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
22-Aug-2021 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Aug 20 to Sun Aug 22 2021 at a $110.50 average nightly rate.
4.0 out of 5. Based on 436 guest reviews

Property Description

Welcome to Hotel Ruby, Spokane's number one independent boutique hotel, winner of the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence for the second year in a row! We provide comfort, style and value in downtown Spokane's Entertainment District. The Hotel Ruby staff is dedicated to personalized service. Surround yourself with downtown Spokane's art and entertainment culture. Only steps away from the city's most popular destinations such as shopping and restaurants, the historic Bing Crosby Theater, Riverfront Park, and the Fox Theater, and the best of Spokane. At the end of the day, relax in the hotel's Sapphire Lounge.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM
Year of Last Renovation: 2010
Floors: 3
Rooms: 36
Corridors: All Rooms Have Exterior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 36
Handicap Rooms: 2
Suites: 7
Room Windows: Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 1 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 350 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 25 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 1.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 1.0 Mi
Lounge/Bar Hours: 5PM-12AM
Policies / Expenses
Individuals need to cancel by 3 PM, local hotel time, 24 hours prior to arrival to avoid a 1 night's room and tax.
Nightly Parking: 5.00
Total Taxes: 8.70%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 6.50%
Occupancy Tax: 0.00%
City Tax: 2.20%
Parking Fee: 5.00 Per Night
Gym Fee: 0.00 Per Day (Complimentary)
Rooms Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day (Complimentary)
Rooms Wired Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day (Complimentary)
Meeting Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day (Complimentary)
Meeting Wired Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day (Complimentary)
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost: 0.00 Per Person (Complimentary)

Amenities / Features

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Central location
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Free local calls
  • Generator for public spaces
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Spokane International Airport6.5 milesTaxi: $20 one way

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

Breakfast is complimentary with your stay. We have hot waffles, hard boiled eggs, cereals, English muffins, orange juice and fresh Thomas Hammer Coffee (locally roasted!)

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Yes! Pets are allowed.
Pets allowed with nonrefundable 25 USD charge per pet per stay. Max 2 pets per stay. No guest may leave their pet in car in hotel lot at any time.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Hotel Ruby

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Hotel Ruby.

Feel free to use the Hotel Ruby meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Spokane event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow Square Table Layout
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention Booth Layout
Theater Layout
Reception Desk for Meeting
Registration Desk for Meeting
Sapphire Lounge 125 x 125 x 9 25021/2115106718--/--282525
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Sapphire Lounge

Come and enjoy the artistic, beautiful atmosphere of our Sapphire Lounge for your next meeting. Located just off of the front lobby, our staff can accommodate anything you may need. We are friendly and devoted to embracing the community and our visiting hotel guests.
Room Type:
Total Size:
250 Sq. Mi
125 x 125 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
Natural Light?:
Built In Screens?
Built In Stage?
Built In A/V?
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • WIFI Internet
  • LAN Internet
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Sound System
Photo of Sapphire Lounge

FAQs about Hotel Ruby

What time is check in?

Check in time is 3:00 PM based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 11:00 AM based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does Hotel Ruby have?

There are 36 sleeping rooms in the hotel.

Is there any meeting space at Hotel Ruby?

Yes, they have 1 meeting room that can support various table layouts.

What kind of breakfast is at Hotel Ruby?

Breakfast is complimentary with your stay. We have hot waffles, hard boiled eggs, cereals, English muffins, orange juice and fresh Thomas Hammer Coffee (locally roasted!)

Can I get a AAA rate at Hotel Ruby?

Sorry, this hotel does not offer AAA hotel discounts at this time.

Can I get a Senior or AARP rate at Hotel Ruby?

Sorry, this hotel does not offer senior hotel discounts at this time.

Is there shopping nearby?

Yes. Located near shopping areas with easy access to parking. Close to downtown shopping. Great shopping. Most guests liked the proximity to shopping.

Is there a WiFi internet?

Yes. WiFi system needs upgrading. Wifi didn't work. Wifi quality could be improved. Most guests said the wifi quality was bad.

Is there a bar?

Yes. Good bar service. Lovely bar service, according to 100%.


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"You found me a great hotel (which I would never have thought of), they told me who to contact, they even offered to help us get an upgrade...and after our stay, they got in touch to ask me how everything went. A really easy and professional service and it made our rugby trip successful - thank you!" D.P. - London, United Kingdom

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