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The Green Tortoise Hostel

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105 1/2 Pike Street, Seattle, WA 98101
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Sioux Falls, South Dakota
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I couldn't have tried to find a better place. The Green Tortoise has an extremely hospitable staff, they keep the place very clean, including the bathrooms, provide tourist and party guides...they provide free meals. each morning and 3 evening meals a week. The price was so inexpensive you will feel guilty. And if that were not enough, this hostel could... More 

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Greater Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I only stayed here for 2 nights but I was pretty happy with the place. The position is probably the best part, unbelievably close to the Pike place Markets where you should definitely go for fresh market food and coffee. The downside of the area is that it's pretty shady late at night, on the block and around the corners... More 

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Thank gkate1963
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place was great, I have been to hostels before so I knew roughly what to expect but this place blew me out of the water! it had a great downtown location next to pike place market, and just a 10 minute (depending on speed) walk to the Seattle aquarium. and a short bus ride away from the space needle,... More 

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Thank Paisley C
Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for 5 nights in August shared with my sister and 2 other people. Despite me being too tall for the bunk, apart from that I cannot fault the hostel. Free meal twice a week and great breakfast which you made yourself, pancakes and eggs. Clean shared bathrooms and toilets with free fast wifi. Pub crawls twice a week and... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I only stayed for one night but had a great experience. I arrived in the evening very tired after a long journey and was greeted by a very friendly staff member and a free taco dinner! The location is excelled, across the road from the Pike Place Market and very close to the train station. Beds were comfortable, rooms cosy... More 

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Thank Bridget1993
Mississauga, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

There were a few options, but in the end I picked Green Tortoise for the location. I booked an 8-bed dorm, and ended up with a 4-bed room on the first floor, with a pretty sweet view of PIke Place Market. Though it appears old, the room has lots of space, which includes a desk and a wash basin. The... More 

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016 via mobile

Clean rooms, clean modern bathrooms, friendly staff. Breakfasts in morning where yummy with pancakes, fruit and toast. Free dinner we had (they have them a couple of nights a week) was great, heaps of food. Double bunk beds were nice and roomy, and curtains on bunk a good idea.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015 via mobile

When I arrived it was incredibly busy and staff lacked any real customer service skills and didn't really know what was going on. After arriving, they put me in a 4 bed dorm with 3 guys, which when I first arrived, one of the guys was completely naked which was a bit disconcerting. It is something to be wary of... More 

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Hortonville, Wisconsin
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2015

I can honestly say without a doubt that even in the future when I'm not a broke college student, when I return to Seattle for vacation I will stay with Green Tortoise! They have a deal with a parking garage that is less than a block away so we took advantage of that. I don't remember exactly how much it... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2015

I had a really good time there, it was like if I was sharing home with strangers but I loved that I felt like home. The location can't get any better, the staff was really helpful and kind, the amenities were really taking care of and they had everything you may need ( I really loved the wifi and the... More 

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