Office of Admission

Staying? Flying?

Staying: Local Lodging

The following lodging options are in close proximity to PLU.

Best Western Park Plaza, Puyallup
888.204.5804
253.848.1500
www.bestwesternparkplaza.com

PLU Special: Complimentary deluxe, hot breakfast in the morning, Free Wi-Fi and free parking all only 10 minutes from PLU.  Request the PLU rate of $119.

Best Western Lakewood Motor Inn
253-584-2212
800-528-1234
www.bestwestern.com

Extended Stay America – Tacoma – South
253-475-6565
www.extendedstayamerica.com/hotels/wa/tacoma/south

Hampton Inn & Suites Tacoma-Mall
253-539-2288
www.hamptoninn.hilton.com

PLU special: Request the PLU rate of $119 when reserving your room.  Your stay includes a deluxe hot continental breakfast, free Wi-Fi and parking.

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Puyallup
253.848.4900
www.hiexpress.com

PLU special: Request the PLU rate of $119 when reserving your room. The newly remodeled hotel includes a deluxe hot continental breakfast, free Wi-Fi and parking.

Holiday Inn Express, Tacoma
800-Holiday
www.holiday-inn.net

Hotel Murano, Downtown Tacoma
888-862-3255
www.hotelmuranotacoma.com

PLU Special: Request the PLU preferred rate to get free wireless Internet and a King room for $149. Discounts available on all price levels. Online booking code: PLU

Marriott Courtyard, Downtown Tacoma
253-591-9100
800-321-2211
www.marriott.com

PLU Special: Request the PLU rate of $159 when reserving your room.

Howard Johnson Inn & Suites, Tacoma/JBLM
253-548-2400

PLU Special: Request the PLU preferred rate – $69 for standard rooms & $89 for suites – by phone only.

Shilo Inn, Tacoma
800-222-2244
www.shiloinns.com

PLU Special: Request the PLU rate of $89 when reserving your room for 2 people ($10 per additional guest).

Silvercloud Inn, Tacoma Waterfront
866-820-8448
www.silvercloud.com

PLU Special: Request the PLU rate of $149 when reserving your room.

The Villa Bed & Breakfast
253-572-1157
www.villabb.com

PLU Special: A 10% discount is given to families visiting PLU.

VRBO Short-term House Rentals
Click here to see the VRBO Tacoma rental webpage.

Flying: SeaTac Airport

Seattle/Tacoma International Airport is approximately 45 minutes north of PLU. If you are a prospective student planning to visit and will be traveling alone, the Office of Admission will send a shuttle to pick you up and drop you off again at the airport at no cost to you. Please make arrangements with the Office of Admission at least one week in advance. Students enrolled at PLU who fly home for vacation need to make their own ground and air travel arrangements.

Visit these websites for shuttle information.

Call for prices and availability for the following local transport companies:

  • Around the Clock Shuttle Service: 253-539-9299
  • Five Star Shuttle Service: 253-589-9299
  • Yellow Cab Taxi Service: 253-472-3303