Canadian Travelers

The area surrounding Hampton Inn & Suites Seattle North/Lynnwood, Washington is a shopping mecca for Canadian travelers and for locals. We've put together a few useful tips for our Canadian travelers. So browse here, shop here and of course, stay here when you do!

If shopping isn't your thing, you can browse our Area Guide for information on the Boeing Factory Tour, Local Wineries, the Woodland Park Zoo or the popular downtown Seattle Attractions.

At Hampton™ "We love having you here".

Canadian Rate Offers

In fact, we love having you so much, we created your own set of discount offers. Make your dollars stretch and enjoy your southbound trip even more. See individual offers for booking details.

Canadians of any province qualify for our Canadian Resident Rate . Proof of residency is established with a passport or driver's license. 

Canadian Automobile Association (CAA) Rate with proof of membership. We recognize CAA and AAA members on the same offer.

Lynnwood Area Shopping Destinations

Seattle Premium OutletsLocated a few miles North, you'll find 125 choices, ranging from Adidas to Zumiez. Shop Calvin Klein, Coach, Polo, Brooks Brothers, Nike and Kate Spade, for more see our Outlet Shopping Spree!

Seattle Premium Outlets is Closed on Christmas Day, and open 'till 6pm Christmas Eve, and New Year's Eve. They feature special sales for Summer (July 4), Back To School (Aug), Labor Day, Columbus Day, Thanksgiving, Midnight Madness, and Christmas Sales with extended hours. 


Alderwood Mall

A few blocks away from our hotel, Alderwood Mall features Nordstrom's, Macy's, SEARS, JC Penney, GAP, REI, Abercrombie & Fitch, Footlocker,  American Girl, Apple and more.

Hotel Shopping Campus

The Hampton is in the middle of shopping bliss that includes Nordstrom Rack, Babies 'R' Us, Bed Bath & Beyond, Petco, DSW Shoes, Best Buy, ULTA, Old Navy, Whole Foods and Barnes & Noble.

Duty Free Allowances

Canadian & U.S. Government duty free allowances list: (select country)

Currency Converter

U.S. - Canadian Border Wait Times

U.S. Customs has a helpful tool for monitoring border wait times. Click below to see up to the minute wait information for north and southbound traffic.

Links to useful border websites

Canadian government site for the entire border:

British Columbia southbound wait times and traffic video feeds: 

Washington State northbound wait times and traffic video feeds: 

Driving Directions from Canadian Ports of Entry

For driving directions from Western Washington's Canadian Ports of Entry to Hampton Inn & Suites, click on the port name (link) below. For reference we've also estimated drive times and distance from border.

From Pacific Highway Border Crossing near Blaine, WA: 1 hr, 35 min. 156 km (97 miles). 

From Douglas Border Crossing (Peace Arch) near Blaine, WA: 1 hr, 34 min. 155 km (96.5 miles).

From  Aldergrove Border Crossing Langley, B.C.: 1 hr, 42 min. 155 km (96.5 miles).

From Port of Entry Sumas, WA: 1 hr, 49 min. 155 km (96.5 miles).

Alberta Resident Sales Tax Exemption

Although Washington stores are not required to give a sales tax exemption to Alberta residents, many do waive sales tax for Alberta residents who provide a valid driver's license or other proof of residency.

Washington State government directives concerning tax exemptions: