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Accessibility Statement

The Hotel America aims to extend genuine hospitality to all of its guests. Our goal is to make it as easy as possible for everyone — including those with hearing, vision, or any other impairment — to access information about and book a stay at our hotel.

If you encounter problems while trying to learn about our hotel or book a stay, we encourage you to contact us by telephone or email:

(425) 363-3888
35228 Snoqualmie Parkway
Snoqualmie, WA 98065

Our helpful staff will be delighted to assist you.

We are committed to providing an easy-to-use online experience for all guests, and believe that every website visitor — regardless of their device or reliance on assistive technology (e.g. screen readers, font magnification, or translation or voice recognition software) should be able to use our site online at www.thehotelamerica.com..

To that end, The Hotel America Snoqualmie complies with the Level AA success criteria outlined in the Website Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 (WCAG 2.0), a standard international measure of accessibility. Our website and digital marketing programs thoughtfully adhere to these guidelines, and are continuously updated and enhanced to make our technology more accessible and user-friendly.

We have tested our hotel's website to confirm that we meet or exceed the aforementioned criteria.

If you have questions or concerns, or would like to report an accessibility-related issue, please contact us at ops@thehotelamerica.com.

You can learn more about W3C's Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) by clicking here.

Additionally, our website was tested using SiteImprove, a third-party authority in web accessibility. We routinely test our webpages to ensure that any new or newly-edited content conforms with the most up-to-date accessibility guidelines, as reported by the SiteImprove tool.

Browser Help

If you are experiencing difficulty reading The Hotel America Snoqualmie’s website, changing the settings on your browser may improve the readability and visibility of each page.

To find out more about the accessibility features of leading internet browsers, follow the links below:

Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome
Internet Explorer
Apple Safari

Hotel Website Accessibility Features

The Hotel America Snoqualmie’s website was developed to be fully accessible by all site visitors and was designed in accordance with W3C’s Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0. It conforms to most priority checkpoints, entailing some of the following elements:

Navigation Shortcuts

To navigate our website, use the tab key to explore the elements of each page. Use the enter key to activate a highlighted link.

Structured Semantic Markup

HTML heading tags are used to convey document structure. Navigation menus are tagged as HTML maps so that their titles can be read, and menu items are presented as a group. For easy navigation, refer to our sitemap at hotelamericasnoqualmie.com/sitemap.

Images Visibility

All content images include descriptive ALT attributes.

Standards Compliance

Our website is designed to conform to Level AA compliance, as specified by the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines. All pages validate as XHTML 1.0 and use structured semantic markup.

Accessibility References

Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0, which detail the reasoning behind each guideline.
Section 508, which includes information and news about the accessibility standards introduced by Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act.

Accessibility Software and Services

The following free tools and services are available to assist you in viewing and interacting with our hotel’s website:

HTML Validator, a free service that checks if webpages conform to published HTML standards.
Web Page Backward Compatibility Viewer, a tool for viewing webpages without a variety of modern browser features.
Lynx, a free, text-only web browser.