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Hostelling International - Northwest Portland Hostel

425 NW 18th Avenue, Portland, OR 97209
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Marlton, New Jersey
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location of this is perfect! It is in a very cute, nice and safe neighborhood. It is within walking distance of two grocery stores & 23rd street which has a ton of nice stores for shopping. You can easily walk to the Pearl district as well. The staff is also very friendly and helpful. They will provide you with... More

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Canberra, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here 4 nights and loved our stay. The staff were friendly and helpful and the amenities were great. Other guests were polite and courteous. Our private room was large and clean. We will definitely return.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This hostel is an awesome neighborhood, the Alphabet District. You can easily walk to Pearl, Nob Hill, Forest Park, and the university. There is a great coffee shop across the street. Make sure to check out Southeast Portland though- it's a bus ride away. The staff is kind and helpful. The common area is very cool and relaxing. It's super... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

me and my friend stayed here 2 nights, it was great, close to all the little vintage shops on 23rd. restaurants were close also. the ozzie girl when we checked in was very helpful, some of the other front desk staff could have been a little bit more pleasant (i work front desk at a hotel and i just found... More

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Alcester, United Kingdom
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98 reviews 98 reviews
45 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

I stayed in a dorm here for two nights; well one and half by the time I arrived after an epic 28-hour journey from London! The hostel was clean and spacious and in a great location in a quiet, residential area of Portland, within walking distance to the city centre and not far from the lovely Nob Hill district with... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

This is a really nice hostel. It is well-located within easy walking distance to downtown and Washington Park. The surrounding area is safe and leafy with lots of independent cafes and restaurants and there is a well-stocked grocery store a few blocks away. I came on public transport, but I did hear several reports of parking issues, so be aware... More

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Wadhurst, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

I stayed in a room in the guesthouse for 4 days. The house was beautiful, with comfortable, quiet communal areas. My room was large and very clean. The shared bathrooms were a little dated, but very clean. The hostel proper was very well-equipped, and the staff extremely helpful. The location is great, about 20 minutes walk from town, and in... More

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San Marcos, Texas
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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Highly recommend this Hostel if you are looking for a great location to many nearby attractions. Furthermore, the staff is knowledgable, helpful, friendly, accomodating and peaceful. This hostel is clean and offers daily activities to enhance your visit to Portland or to allow you to connect with other visitors. I participated in the Pub tour, 4-T, dinner and movie night,... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We always enjoy staying with Hostelling International as they always provide a good hostel experience. We had a private room in this hostel, and it seemed more like a room in a nice b&b than a hostel. The bathrooms are shared, but there was one right next to us in the hallway and we never had any problems waiting to... More

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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Awesome and friendly staff who provide you with maps and tourist info upon arrival. Good sized rooms. 1 private bathroom to every 4 bed room. Towels provided free and can rent a locker key free! Amazing nightly rates. Good kitchen facilities and yummy pastries for breakfast. Centrally located and near shopping district and downtown. Portland is a very walkable city!... More

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Address: 425 NW 18th Avenue, Portland, OR 97209
Location: United States > Oregon > Portland
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Private rooms and dorms, common kitchen, outdoor courtyard and gardens. Central location in NW Portland near the Pearl. Portland's best bargain! ... more   less 
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