City Hostel Seattle

2327 2nd ave., Seattle, Seattle, USA, Distance from city centre: 1.5km
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Rating: 90%from 57 reviews

  • 88%Atmosphere
  • 94%Staff
  • 94%Security
  • 89%Cleanliness
  • 92%Location
  • 87%Value for money
  • 86%Facilities
Welcome to City Hostel Seattle! Our new location is in the historic Lorraine Hotel, home to all the movie stars of the 20's & 30's! Our incredible history and current "Let There Be Art" project make us a must on your Seattle stop! Our ammentities include spacious rooms, free wifi, free breakfast, free bed linens & free movie rental in our own in house movie theatre.

We have laundry, payphones, computer terminals, fantastic lounges, an outdoor courtyard & more.

Come be a part of Seattle Culture, not just a tourist!

Hostel Seattle is a non smoking environment.
Minors in private rooms only, and with adult accompaniment.
If travelling with children, please enquire about our family room and rates!
Passport ID Required.
After hours check in available with prior arrangement.
WA State tax of 9.5% added upon check in.
Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 Hour Security
  • ATM
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle parking
  • Board Games
  • Free Breakfast
  • Cable TV
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • DVDs
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Hot Showers
  • Key Card Access
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Security Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Steam Room
  • Taxes not included
  • Towels For Hire
  • Washing Machine

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Must-Read Hostel Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

WA State tax of 9.6% added at check in!

City Hostel Seattle is located in a newly renovated 1920's hotel, so character runs rampant through our halls! So do Mae West and Humphrey Bogart, in art form as this historic hotel used to house all the movie stars back in the day! Brand new bathrooms and kitchens. The rooms are designed and painted by over 47 different local Seattle artists!
Come appreciate and take part in our Art Hostel, open minds are a must!
Contemporary common area, a beautifully renovated kitchen, more being added on a daily basis!

Earliest check in time: 02.00 pm
Check out time: 11.00 am

After midnight check in available by prior arrangement with City Hostel.
Cancellation is due by email only, 24 hours prior to check in time (2 pm).
Late cancellation or no shows will be charged the 1st night stay only.

Office hours 9a.m.-11p.m. , after hours check-in available with prior arrangements.

Valid Passport / ID required - Washington State residents must contact the hostel before placing a booking!

Guests must book using a credit card in their name.

Sorry, no minors (under 18) in shared dorms - private rooms ONLY!

If travelling with children, please enquire about our family room and rates!

We are a non-smoking facility!

WA State tax of 9.6% added at check in!

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From SEA/TAC Airport : Take the Link Light Rail for $3 to downtown! Get off at Westlake Station and exit at the 3rd Ave and Pine St exit. Walk to 2nd Ave. Turn right, we are a few blocks down between Bell and Battery Streets at 2327 2nd Ave. We are a ten minute walk from Westlake Station.

From Greyhound bus station: PLEASE NOTE: NEW DIRECTIONS FROM GREYHOUND - THEY MOVED!!!! Walk one block west on Royal Brougham Way (towards the water), then turn right onto 4th Ave South. Walk 1/2 block to the bus stop. Take the #5 Shoreline bus, get off at 3rd Ave and Bell Street. It is approx. a 15 minute bus ride. Walk one block down Bell Street (towards the water) to 2nd Ave, turn right, we are at 2327 2nd Ave! The bus fare is either $2.50 or $2.75 depending on peak or off peak hours. Alternatively, Stadium Station is the train station at the new Greyhound Terminal. You can take the train to Westlake Station for $2, exit at 3rd Ave and Pine Street, walk one block to 2nd Ave, turn right, and we are at 2327 2nd Ave! We are located a 10 minute walk from Westlake Station.

From Amtrak - King St Station: Exit, walk up staircase to the right, head up Jackson St to the corner of 4th Ave and S. Jackson St. bus stop island. Wait at the bus stop heading north for the #5 Shoreline bus. Exit at 3rd Ave & Bell St stop, walk down Bell St to 2nd Ave. Turn right, we are between Bell and Battery Street at 2327 2nd Ave!

BOLT BUS stop: Walk north on 5th Ave to S. Jackson St. Turn left and walk one block to 4th Ave & S. Jackson St. bus stop island. Wait at the bus stop heading north for the #5 Shoreline bus. Exit at 3rd Ave & Bell St stop, walk down Bell St to 2nd Ave. Turn right, we are between Bell and Battery Street at 2327 2nd Ave!

Located Near

Located near everything! We are right in the heart of downtown Seattle, just a short walk to and placed exactly between the Space Needle and the World Famous Pike Place Farmers Market. City Hostel Seattle is surrounded by the best bars, clubs restaurants and shopping. Buses to all parts of Seattle are practically on our doorstep.
Walk within minutes to the fabulous waterfront to watch the sun set on Puget Sound. Explore the outdoor Sculpture Garden at the edge of the Puget Sound, just minutes away. The classiest wine and cocktail lounges can finish the day in style, or try the famous Buckley's pub right next door for great pub food and drinks , and your favorite sports event on their big screens!

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