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Eugene Whiteaker Hostel

970 West 3rd Ave, Eugene, OR 97402
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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
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Portland, Oregon
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As 1st time hosteliers, we were blown away by this wonderful hostel. We can't imagine we'll ever find another to top this experience, though we will look forward to sampling many more. The rooms are clean and inviting, the grounds and facilities were inspired and the staff was very friendly and accomodating. Owner Mac HInes is a true ambassador of... More 

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Coos Bay, Oregon, United States
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3 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

well, i stay at whiteaker hostel again for 2 night's traveling. i booked a dorm style room, but changed to a private room with bath at 970 w. 3rd. nice room it was warm, i had a good sleep. they run thing's better on 3rd ave. i took a test run at the hostel on 170 monroe for my second... More 

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McMinnville, Tennessee
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3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

By far the best way to experience Eugene is by staying at the Whiteaker Hostel in the Whiteaker neighborhood. With the eclectic mix of artistic residences and businesses like Red Barn Natural Grocery and New Day Bakery & World Cafe, and several breweries within a few block radius like Ninkasi, Oakshire, and Hop Valley, this is where it's at. It... More 

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Providence, Rhode Island
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Friendly, clean, eclectic. Wish I could have stayed longer. Surrounded by great food and coffee, and lots of bike friendly streets. Located in the colorful Whiteaker section of Eugene. Very friendly staff.

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Eugene, Oregon
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 via mobile

Skip the Hilton or Holiday Inn, why bother? The Loft has kitchen, bathroom, living area, dining area and cozy bedroom. A back balcony allows for an individual yoga practice. In the morning French press coffee and pancakes are the norm. Mac, the owner, lives on the premises and is friendly, knowledgable, polite and cool. All of the guests were friendly... More 

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Eugene, Oregon
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

The Whiteaker hostel was way cool. The staff was friendly, accommodations comfortable, and the neighborhood can’t be beat with its variety of breweries and restaurants all within walking distance. The hostel actually owns two locations very close to each other (I’ve stayed at both) and they are each unique and great in their own ways, just depending on the experience... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

this place was great! the owner Mac is the nicest hardest working man in the industry. Yet, never too busy to give travel advice to his patrons. The staff is chill and also very knowledgeable about the surrounding area. they have SUPER FAST internet, washer driers, and even guitars laying around in case someone want to play. the house and... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

I will admit on the positive side this 'hostel' was very clean except for the ants in the kitchen. However, anyone who stays at this hostel MUST know that the owner, Mac, is an extremely mentally unbalanced person. He's only 'nice' to the people he chooses to be congenial to. The staff are indifferent and very unfriendly. I wouldn't recommend... More 

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97 reviews 97 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

We are no longer the typical hostel-based travelers that we once were but we loved our stay in the Eugene Whiteaker Hostel. There is a wonderful, warm community feel to it, we were given a great introduction to the area and the hostel and we loved the option to have our own room and bathroom. I would absolutely stay here... More 

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50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

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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Address: 970 West 3rd Ave, Eugene, OR 97402
Location: United States > Oregon > Eugene
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Number of rooms: 18
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