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City Hostel Seattle

2327 2nd ave., Seattle, Seattle, USA, Distance from city centre: 1.5km

Rating: 89% from 81 reviews

  • 87%Atmosphere
  • 90%Staff
  • 91%Security
  • 87%Cleanliness
  • 92%Location
  • 86%Value for money
  • 87%Facilities

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  • This a great hostel with the atmosphere of the movie studio hotel that it once was when the "Hollywood" industry started in Seattle. It's next door to what was MGM offices and is now a great sports bar. City Hostel is between the Needle and Pike Place Market that you'll probably visit every day. Easy walk to bus stops and the metro to the airport ($2.75, by the way, instead of over $20 in taxi) Maintenance responded in minutes to a problem in the room.
  • 100%
  • 20 Sep 2014 Anonymous USA
  • nice place to stay
  • 94%
  • 18 Sep 2014 Anonymous USA
  • This is an excellent option if you're planning to visit Seattle.
  • 97%
  • 16 Sep 2014 Anonymous Mexico
  • Enthusiastic and welcoming staff. Love the unique room designs and free breakfast too! Good alternative to hotels, location was secure although Belltown did not feel safe at night!
  • 86%
  • 12 Sep 2014 BRITTANY Canada
  • It was kind of stuffy. Room was equipped with a box fan and open window. Bathroom and shower ammenities were lacking, really inconvenient to use.
  • 63%
  • 06 Sep 2014 Anonymous USA
  • Great place. Did laundry here after being in the backcountry for nine days, made my clothes smell good
  • 100%
  • 01 Sep 2014 Marc USA
  • The dorm I stayed in had graffiti murals but I found them outdated. The colours were lso darkening the room which made it a bit gloomy. It started to come off the walls too here and there. A new fresh layer of paint would help here. The closets to put your stuff in were gotten 2nd hand which is ok but a little more of work on them for fitting and sturdyness will not make them look poorly done. Breakfast is quite boring and plain. It can use some creativity and offer cheese or eggs too.
  • 71%
  • 31 Aug 2014 Rénia Netherlands
  • Very nice place! The location was excelent, beds comfortable and the bathroom was clean, big and new. Nice breakfast and the staff is really kind.
  • 100%
  • 28 Aug 2014 Luisa Colombia
  • Being able to leave our luggage in a secure spot before our room was ready and before we had to leave for the airport was great. We got to get out and see the city without dragging it along. I would like to have seen individual lights and mini fans for each bed. We had this in another Seattle hostel and it made the stay more comfortable. The staff were helpful and friendly and the location ideal for seeing the museums and market.
  • 80%
  • 25 Aug 2014 Anonymous USA
  • I can recommend this hostel to 100%. It's located in a nice area near downtown and in between some nice restaurants. The facilities are very modern and additionally a nice breakfast is served.
  • 97%
  • 21 Aug 2014 Jan Germany
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