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Eugene Whiteaker Hostel

970 West 3rd Ave, Eugene, OR 97402
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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42 reviews 42 reviews
16 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Three of us stayed in 'The Loft' at the hostel 'part deux' around the corner from the main hostel. It was great Cool in the bedroom thanks to a small window a/c unit and a nice kitchen with dining area. We loved watching the moon come up while we sat on our private patio and drank wine! The only negative... More

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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24 reviews 24 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We came to Eugene to attend the Oregon Country fair and decided an alternative stay would be fitting. We were blown away by this Hostel. If you want the luxuries of hotel stay and business travel, stay away. But if you want an artsy experience with camaraderie and a sense of community, this place is the best. Only 7 years... More

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McKinleyville, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the only Hostel I have ever stayed at so I cannot compare it directly to others, but I have stayed at many motels/ hotels and I would prefer to stay at this hostel anytime. It came recommended by friends in the Eugene area in 2010 and I have stayed there every visit since. The neighborhood is great, the... More

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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014 via mobile

Clean and warm. Nice staff. Coffee and breakfast in the morning. So much better then a hotel and half the price. Bring your own pillow, theirs are questionable age. I was really late my first night and had no trouble getting in. Nice place to chill in the common area.

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Annapolis, Maryland
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28 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

Arrived very late at night. Young woman at the desk couldn't find our reservation. Finally did but for the next night. Room we were supposed to have called "The Loft" was apparently still occupied, but no one knew for certain. She found us another private room. Next morning, good news--Loft available. I asked if we'd have the next two nights... More

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Mac H, Owner at Eugene Whiteaker Hostel, responded to this review

I would like to offer my sincerest apologies for your experience during your stay at the Eugene Hostel. It is always difficult to have a late check-in for the Loft, but it doesn't excuse the miscommunication that occurred during your stay. At that time, I was working to transition out of the management roll and had enlisted new people to... More

Bellingham, Washington
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

The perfect place for anyone who appreciates art, music, books, affordable prices, and meeting interesting people... The Eugene Whiteaker Hostel has won a piece of my heart, and I know I will always stop in and stay awhile whenever I pass nearby. Of the hostel's two properties, one is more active and centered around socializing. It has a rec room,... More

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Jasper, Alberta, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

Absolutely, this is the best hostel I've ever used. Unfortunately, many people don't know this hostel because this is located in Eugene. If you have a chance to stay there, definitely book here. I recommend you so strongly and I'm sure that you must enjoy spending time. Price is also reasonable compared other hostels, that is located each big city.... More

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Mac H, Manager at Eugene Whiteaker Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the visit and the great review! I hope your bike trip is going wonderfully... Cheers, Mac and Crew More

Seward, Alaska, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

I stayed two great nights at the Whiteaker Hostel and when the time came to leave I felt like I was saying goodbye to a new family. The Sunday potluck brought out the best in the neighborhood chefs and the well stocked and cleaned kitchen made it easy to buy groceries and prepare a proper meal. The bathrooms and beds... More

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Eugene, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

Very friendly community, we feel welcome. Would recommend the experience. Very interesting books and conversations, well prices, nice kitchen and sleeping spaces. woeds words words words words words words words words weords words wor dsow rdos werod

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Coos Bay, Oregon, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

the whiteaker hostel seemed to be a nice warm quiet place to relax. i had a great stay here i even got a bottom bunk next to a window,my favorite it's better to ask for one when you check in or call early. i alway's book with www.hostelbookers.com the staff do keep the place up to standards and it is... More

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Address: 970 West 3rd Ave, Eugene, OR 97402
Location: United States > Oregon > Eugene
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