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The Green Tortoise Hostel

105 Pike Street, Seattle, WA 98101 (Downtown)
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

When you're travelling on a budget or have a large group of people to bring along, the Green Tortoise is a wonderful place to stay. I stayed from July 17th to the 22nd with a group of 7 people, and we bought out a room for 8 people. Checking in that many people took a bit of time, but the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I spent 4 nights there in June. It is located right next to Pike Place Market and is within walking distance to many shops and restaurants. The staff was friendly and helpful (I asked for a second pillow and it wasn't any trouble for them!). The rooms are kept clean, and the bathrooms are washed everyday. Of course, the water... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Pros - Located in the center of the city. staff is nice and there's free breakfast and dinner 3 times a week. Also there's a discounted parking garage nearby. On the other hand - the rooms were _very_ small, shower stream pressure is extremely low - and the common area was too crowded. I didn't enjoy the atmosphere.

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Perth, Australia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had 2 nights here in July and loved it. We have stayed at a number of backpackers/hostels over the past 2 years and I think this one takes the cake. The price was really well set and the location was amazing. Literally just across the road from the Pike Place Market. My wife and I as well as a... More

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice hostel smaller than San Fran one! Good location to the market and can get to bus and ports easily in walking distance! Rooms are cosy bed reading light. Quite compact but comfy beds. Free internet! Good speed and connection helpful staff subway near by! Tours are good from hostel worth going to the needle in daytime and nighttime! Views... More

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i wished I could have stayed at this hostel longer - 2 nights was not enough to make use of their awesome activities/facilities. Here's my very positive experience - stayed in a private room for 3 people - clean rooms and bathrooms - friendly staff - FREE AMAZING breakfast - cook your own eggs and pancakes - great kitchen facilities... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is the best. By far the nicest hostel I've ever stayed in. I stayed for seven nights in total over a two week period all in shared rooms. All the people here are great. Full of travellers of all ages. It has a very social atmosphere and the staff is awesome. There is free breakfast every morning and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My first hostel stay. The beautiful tanned woman with sandyandy blonde hair checked me in. Besides her beauty, she was kind and informative. She showed me how to work the keys and I chickened out on asking her on a date. I got locked out of my room the first night; the afro-clad gentlemen that works at nights let me... More

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Victoria, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at the Green Tortoise Hostel for 3 nights in July 2014. This hostel is in an excellent location right across from the Public Market, many shops, and good transportation. There is free dinner 3 times a week which can really help out the travelers who are on a tight budget. I went on the pub crawl on Sunday... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here for 3 nights in July 2014. The rooms were reasonable, bunk beds with fans, shared bathrooms that were quite nice. The hostel had a laundry room and area to drink and eat too which was handy. The 4 hour clean of a small part of our room where we had to leave the room was a bit... More

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Address: 105 Pike Street, Seattle, WA 98101
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Location: United States > Washington > Seattle > Downtown , Pike Place Market
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