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Hotel exterior and parking lot at dusk
Spacious lobby with guest seating
Large King Bed Room with Big Window
Two queen guest room with flat screen TV, desk with chair, and mirror
Guest room with two queen beds and lounge couch
Opened cradenza with mini-fridge, microwave, coffeemaker, TV
Outdoor pool with plenty of seating
Business Center with two computers
Onsite event space can accommodate your meeting
Spacious ballroom set up for conference
Outdoor guest seating area
Indoor dining area
Modern spacious dining area
Restaurant seating

A Friendly and Comfortable Hotel in Kennewick, WA

Red Lion Hotel - Kennewick Columbia Center

Caring, comfortable, convenient service is what makes Red Lion Hotel Kennewick - Columbia Center special. Guests enjoy unmatched access to area attractions, including the Columbia Center Mall, located directly across the street from our hotel in Kennewick, WA, as well as easy access to the Toyota Center, where you'll find all the best concerts and sporting events.

We complement our convenient location with some of the most comfortable hotel accommodations in Kennewick. Enjoy complimentary Wi-Fi from the comfort of a plush pillow-top bed and rest easy knowing complimentary parking is included with your stay. 10,000 square feet of deluxe meeting and banquet space are excellent options for your next event in Kennewick.

Our Hotel In Kennewick Features

  • Free onsite parking
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Onsite dining in Nomad's Kitchen and Lounge
  • Flexible onsite meeting space
  • Fitness Center


Get Local at Nearby Attractions

Kennewick is a city brimming with natural beauty. Hike a path along the Columbia River Gorge, or enjoy an intimate afternoon at a local winery. Indulge your inner thrill seeker with a ride on Columbia River Jet Boat Tours or tee off at one of the city's world-class golf courses. Visit The Toyota Center for the latest concerts, and dine at a nearby restaurant to taste the local flavors. Come see all the exciting Kennewick attractions near our hotel.

Enjoy A Comfortable Kennewick Hotel

Enjoy A Comfortable Kennewick Hotel

Rest and Relaxation

A friendly greeting and thoughtful recommendations from people that care. Our Kennewick, WA lodging offers Red Lion's patented blend of comfort and convenience by providing amenities that we know our guests will appreciate. Spend an evening at Nomad's Kitchen & Lounge sipping cocktails as you browse the web, using the complimentary Wi-Fi available throughout the hotel. Parking is also never a problem with our complimentary lot. Even last minute printing and projects are no match for our well-equipped business station. Red Lion Hotel Kennewick - Columbia Center simply offer all the best hotel amenities that make your stay in Kennewick, WA relaxing.

Amenities in Our Kennewick Hotel

  • Complimentary parking
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Business center
  • Onsite Fitness center
  • Nomad's Kitchen & Lounge
  • Valet/laundry service
  • Swimming pool
  • Pets allowed ($15.00 per night)

Hotel Policy - Guests must present a major credit card that matches legal photo identification upon check in. For questions please contact the hotel at (509) 783-0611.

Our Favorite Restaurants in Kennewick, WA

Our Favorite Restaurants in Kennewick, WA

Tasty Hometown Cooking

The best part about a vacation is sampling the local cuisine. Red Lion Hotel Kennewick - Columbia Center is close to a number of delicious Kennewick restaurants and our staff has compiled a list of their favorites just for you.

Before we send you out on the town, there are several dining options within our hotel. Rise and shine to Red Lion's signature breakfast each morning. This bountiful buffet offers guests a filling breakfast at a very reasonable price. Finally, after a long day of sightseeing, wind down with carefully crafted cocktails and amazing appetizers at the recently renovated Nomad's Kitchen & Lounge, the perfect place for a pre-dinner drink before dining at a delectable restaurant in Kennewick, WA.

A Fresh Kennewick Restaurant

A Fresh Kennewick Restaurant

Nomad Kitchen & Lounge

Modern dishes and a vibrant atmosphere characterize Nomad Kitchen & Lounge. Tasty appetizers, unique main courses, and delicious desserts take you through a lush dining experience. Nomad supports local farms. 90% of the ingredients utilized by Nomad are local to the Pacific Northwest, 60% of which are sourced within 100 miles of the revolutionary restaurant in Kennewick. Chefs create the Daily Scratch Soups with unique ingredients every day. 

Try the 'Hot Mess,' with jalapeno infused tequila, or 'Freshly Picked,' which mixes gin and seasonal fruits to create a unique and enchanting spin on the traditional gin cocktail.

Nomad's goal is not just to feed you the best food available in the Tri-Cities, but to emphasize the importance of knowing where your food comes from and how it was prepared, cooked, and delivered to your table.


Nomad Kitchen & Lounge 

  • Sunday - Saturday: 4 pm - 9 pm

For Reservations, call (509) 396-5999.

Spacious Kennewick Event Facilities

Spacious Kennewick Event Facilities

Plan Productive Meetings and Exciting Events

Trust the team at Red Lion Hotel Kennewick - Columbia Center to produce flawless meetings and events that will leave your guests in awe. Our spacious Kennewick event facilities can be expertly arranged to accommodate an intimate affair or up to 1,000 guests. 10,000 square feet of Kennewick meeting space is at your disposal to plan the perfect meeting or event. Our expert event planners will guide you through every step of the process, from selecting the best audiovisual equipment for your presentation to crafting a catering menu that is sure to impress your guests.

Don't need meeting space, but need a block of guest rooms? We can provided discounted room rates for group blocks. Ask a Sales associate today to provided discounted room rates. Our comfortable accommodations and premium hotel amenities make our hotel in Kennewick, WA the most convenient in town. A modern business center offers guests an excellent resource, so you'll always be prepared. Complimentary WiFi is available throughout the hotel, making last minute projects or keeping in touch with family and friends simple and convenient.

Allow the event planning staff at Red Lion Hotel Kennewick - Columbia Center to alleviate your stress and plan your next meeting, event, or group room block. Our expert knowledge and careful attention to detail make every meeting and event a success. Call us today at 509-737-2307 to start planning.

Creative Kennewick Catering Services

Creative Kennewick Catering Services

A Meal that is Sure to Impress

The most memorable meetings and events offer a delectable menu for guests to enjoy. Red Lion Hotel Kennewick - Columbia Center’s caterers will create delectable cuisine for any event, from an intimate breakfast meeting to a banquet for 1,000 guests. Complement your meeting or event with a carefully crafted menu designed by our catering team. From hot glazed ham to char-grilled King salmon filet, our extensive menu offers a selection that is sure to please any palate. The event planners at Red Lion will guide you through every step of the planning process, careful to attend to even the tiniest detail.

For further information on Red Lion’s catering and for assistance in planning your event, please contact our catering team at (509)737-2307.

Government Traveler Rate Available

Government Traveler Rate Available

Our Kennewick Hotel Offers Per Diem Rates

Red Lion Hotel Kennewick - Columbia Center recognizes the hard work that local, state and federal government employees provide.  As our way of saying Thank You - we are offering a per diem government traveler rate. Red Lion Hotel Kennewick - Columbia Center is an ideal location to rest and recharge - offering complimentary parking, complimentary Wi-Fi, onsite fitness center, business center, and more.  For the best government discounts on Kennewick hotels, look no further.

Need a block of guest rooms?

If your agency is traveling as a group, contact our Sales Team at 509-737-2307 or Request a Proposal today.

Terms: Guest must have valid government ID at check-in. Active duty/retired military personnel, federal, state & local government, cost contractors, the staff of public schools, colleges, and universities, and employees of foreign governments are eligible for the per diem rates.

Seeking Hotels Near Hanford Nuclear Site?

Seeking Hotels Near Hanford Nuclear Site?

Plan Federal & State Government Travel

When seeking convenient, full-service hotels near Hanford Nuclear Site, the Red Lion Hotel Columbia Center in Kennewick, WA is a great option. Balancing comfort and personalized attention with resort-style amenities and an ideal location, our hotel makes travel to Hanford a breeze.

When traveling for state or federal business, enjoy comfortable accommodations. Between meetings, guests will find our location ideal for exploring the best attractions, shop, and restaurants in downtown Kennewick, WA.

Elegant Kennewick, Washington Banquet Halls

Elegant Kennewick, Washington Banquet Halls

Select the Perfect Space for Your Next Event

Boasting nearly 10,000 square feet of versatile Kennewick event facilities, the Red Lion Hotel Kennewick - Columbia Center is the premier choice for meetings and special events in the Tri-Cities area.

We offer ten beautifully appointed event venues that feature modern audio-visual equipment. We can accommodate any event, large or small, and will expertly arrange the combined Ballroom and Atrium to comfortably seat up to 750 guests in theater format. Allow our professional meeting planners and catering specialists to see to every detail and offer the most exceptional service as you plan your event in our banquet halls in Kennewick, WA.

Kennewick Sports Team Travel

Kennewick Sports Team Travel

Red Lion is a Home Run

Whether your team is in town for a tournament or just for a bit of fun, Red Lion Hotel Kennewick - Columbia Center will provide the most comfortable accommodations in the center of the Tri-Cities. As the only full-service hotel in Kennewick, our hotel can provide convenient meeting space for your team to plan strategy or enjoy a pre/post meal prepared by our culinary team. To learn more about our discounted Tri-Cities sports team group rates, please contact us directly at (509) 737-2307 or request a proposal today.

We love welcoming sports teams from all around the world at our family-friendly hotel in Kennewick, and we have exciting suggestions for things to do while you’re in town. Check out our local sports section for ideas of what to do with your team after the big game.

Let Us Plan Your Next Event or Book a Block of Rooms

Let us plan your next event or book a block of rooms

For room blocks or to plan an event please click here.

Things To Do in Kennewick, WA

Things To Do in Kennewick, WA

Amazing Adventures Await

Kennewick is a city that is brimming with natural beauty. Hike a path along the Columbia River or enjoy an intimate afternoon at a local winery. Indulge your inner thrill seeker with a ride on Columbia River Jet Boat Tours or tee off at one of the city's world-class golf courses. Visit The Toyota Center for the latest concerts, and dine at a nearby restaurant to taste the local flavors. Come see all the exciting Kennewick attractions near our hotel.

Things To Do In Kennewick

  • Sports
  • Outdoor Activities
  • The Toyota Center
  • Wineries
  • Dining
  • Points of Interest
Try Our Local Favorites

Try Our Local Favorites

Nearby Kennewick Dining

During your stay at our hotel, sample the local flavor. Here are our picks for the best in Kennewick dining.


Enjoy succulent seafood and steaks that are perfectly complemented by amazing Columbia River views. Whether you’re seeking a romantic dinner or a lively group outing, the local wine, cocktails, and award-winning dinners and desserts are sure to please.

Kiko’s Tacos

Travel south of the border with fresh, fast and authentic Mexican cuisine. Locals love Kiko’s because it offers large portions and friendly service at a very affordable price.

Ice Harbor Brewing Company

Whether you’re near the Marina or hanging out downtown, Ice Harbor Brewing Company offers two convenient locations for you to get your craft brew fix accompanied by an amazing meal.

Explore Local Kennewick WA Sporting Adventures

Explore Local Kennewick WA Sporting Adventures

Sports For All Ages

Check out our list of local athletic activities nearby for family fun or activities for your next group outing. Our Kennewick hotel is nearby all of these Tri-Cities activities. After a long day of fun, you are bound to get a great night's rest in our comfortable accommodations.

Professional Sports

Rally the troops for monster trucks and rodeos at the Trade Recreation Agricultural Center or cheer on the Tri-City Dust Devils single-A baseball team at Gesa Stadium in Pasco. Excite in hard-hitting hockey with the Tri-City Americans at the Toyota Center Kennewick. These sporting events will make your trip one you won’t forget.

Badger Mountain Trail

Hike, bike, or horseback ride along the winding trails on Badger Mountain, where athletes will be rewarded with awe-inspiring views of the Tri-Cities, Three Rivers, Hanford, and even the Blue Mountains.

Rollarena Richland

Roll around with the locals, or rent the whole rink for your team. Whichever way you choose to spend your evening at the Rollarena, we’re sure that a good time will be had by all.

Columbia Point Golf Course

Tee off at this upscale links-style course featuring mounded, rolling fairways and large, undulating greens designed by James J. Engh. The course is a challenge for golfers of all levels.

Horn Rapids Golf Course

Located amidst the sand and sagebrush north of Richland, this par-72, 7,000-yard target course pairs the native terrain of eastern Washington with lush greens, fairways and plenty of challenges.

Canyon Lakes Golf Course

Practice your putt at the only 4-star golf course in the Tri-Cities area, which is considered to be among the top ten courses in the Pacific Northwest. You can tee off at hole #9 to enjoy one of Northwest Magazine's "Dream 18 Holes," and discover the largest green in the Northwest at hole #12.

Sun Willows Golf Course

This Robert Muir Graves-designed course is a favorite among locals, offering 18-holes on a par-72 course. Mature trees frame the rolling fairways, and undulating greens create the most enjoyable experience for golfers of every skill level.

Enjoy Our Hotel Near Toyota Center

Enjoy Our Hotel Near Toyota Center

Stay Close to the Action

Stay close to the Three Rivers Convention Center and its sister properties. At just a mile and a half away, Red Lion Hotel Kennewick - Columbia Center is a convenient Toyota Center hotel.

Toyota Center

Don’t miss a minute of the action at Toyota Center. Enjoy hard-hitting hockey at the home of the Tri-City Americans. You can view rollerderby action when the Atomic Roller Girls take to the rink. From big name concerts to the Harlem Globetrotters, you’re sure to find amazing entertainment every time. If you’re interested in hosting a private event, the center offers 27,000 square feet of exhibit space, 11 VIP Suites, and 3,000 square feet of banquet space.

Toyota Arena

Located directly next to the Toyota Center, Toyota Arena offers an additional 17,000 square feet of meeting and reception space as well as an ice hockey rink for seating up to 6,000 fans.

Central Washington Wine Tastings

Central Washington Wine Tastings

Stay in the Heart of Washington Wine Country

Red Lion Hotel Kennewick - Columbia Center is located within easy access of some of the best wine tastings in Washington. Home to more than 60 wineries within a 50-mile radius, the area invites guests to experience award-winning wines while enjoying the breathtaking views of the surrounding countryside. While staying at our Washington wine country hotel, visit these popular wineries:

Barnard Griffin Winery

878 Tulip Lane

Richland, WA

(509) 627-0266

Barnard Griffin is the premier family-owned winery, one of the largest and one of the oldest in Washington state; an essential stop on any tour of Washington's best wineries.

Columbia Crest

Hwy 221, Columbia Crest Drive

Patterson, WA

(888) 309-9463

This winery is consistently recognized by leading wine publications.

J. Bookwalter

894 Tulip Lane

Richland WA

(509) 627-5000

Their tasting room in Richland includes a full-service restaurant and was named one of the best tasting rooms in the United States by Sunset magazine.


844 Tulip Lane

Richland, WA

(509) 628-0020

The perfect pairing of food and wine.  Enjoy award-winning wines and Mediterranean cuisine in an old-world setting.

Contact the Tri-Cities Visitor & Convention Bureau at (800) 254-5824 for a detailed map of wine tasting in Washington near Kennewick, Pasco, and Richland.

Hotel Amenities

Here are a few of the main amenities this property offers. If you have questions about anything you don't see here please feel free to contact the Front Desk.

Accessibility Features
Air Conditioning
Pet Friendly
Outdoor Pool
Paid Parking
Business Center
Fitness Center
Smoke Free
Environmentally Friendly
Flat Screen TV

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