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Green Tortoise Seattle Hostel

105 1/2 Pike Street, Seattle, USA, Distance from city centre: 0.7km

Rating: 88% from 56 reviews

  • 86%Atmosphere
  • 87%Staff
  • 85%Security
  • 85%Cleanliness
  • 97%Location
  • 90%Value for money
  • 87%Facilities

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  • Absolutely loved my stay at the green tortoise. It was right on the pike place market which was always buzzing with excitement and it was only a five minute walk down to the beautiful waterfront. The staff were awesome and really friendly and there were hostel run events on almost everyday that I was there. I highly recommend the canoe trip! I had an awesome trip to Seattle and the green tortoise was definitely the place to stay. It is a hostel for making great friends and having fun nights.
  • 97%
  • 05 Jun 2014 Christina New Zealand
  • It was my first time visiting Seattle. I had wonderful time there. Staffs were very helpful giving out informations that I asked for the public transportation and locations where I wanted to visit. The location of hostel is very good. I walked most places I wanted to see by foot and enjoyed it very much. I took ferry to visit Bainbridge Island; It was beautiful.
  • 100%
  • 28 May 2014 Laiyu USA
  • Very friendly and helpful staff!
  • 89%
  • 28 May 2014 Nicolas USA
  • This was a great hostel in a great location! Free breakfast! Beds are sweet! They have curtains and fans and lights and outlets right there by your bed!
  • 83%
  • 17 May 2014 Anonymous USA
  • Very clean and nice hostel in a great location. The room was facing the street. I'm easily awakened and I was disturbed by the sound from the street. Other than that, Great hostel.
  • 100%
  • 23 Apr 2014 Anonymous Sweden
  • Great atmosphere. Very affordable tours and pub crawls run by super friendly staff. Free breakfast of eggs fruit and toast. Three free quality dinners a week. The place was clean. I never had any issues. I never had to wait for a toilet or a shower. The only issue was that wifi was spotty in the bedrooms. Other than that, my stay was amazing. The atmosphere lent itself to socializing--which is a big reason people choose to stay at a hostel.
  • 86%
  • 11 Apr 2014 Anonymous Canada
  • Excellent location! Best ever!
  • 94%
  • 24 Mar 2014 Anonymous China
  • The check process requires residents to make a $20 cash deposit. It was not listed, or not in a clear manner, on the booking contract. I hope that either the hostel could cancel this rule or could make it easier to read for users.
  • 83%
  • 01 Mar 2014 Anonymous Taiwan
  • This is one of the best hostels in the U.S. The staff is attentive and always around. There are a ton of activities to do inside the hostel and within walking distance. The complimentary breakfasts are generous and tasty. Don't stay anywhere else when you visit Seattle. STAY HERE.
  • 100%
  • 26 Feb 2014 Anonymous USA
  • Breakfast with eggs was very good news. Thursday night is free diner, had excellent pasta bloganise with letuce and onions. I stayed only one day, but found this hostel very good. Would come back if I were to go to seattle again. Thx
  • 89%
  • 05 Feb 2014 axel France
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