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Hostelling International Seattle at American Hotel

520 South King Street, Seattle, WA 98104-2834 (Formerly American Hotel) (Downtown)
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here alone then came back to stay with friends, all the staff were very friendly, efficient, and informative. They went above and beyond to accommodate any needs that I had. The hostel had clean rooms, very hygienic bathrooms and kitchen area. I was most impressed with their environmental awareness and recycling programme. I'd highly recommend this hostel for a... More

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AHManagement, General Manager at Hostelling International Seattle at American Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your kind comments. We appreciate your observations and your patronage. Travel safe and come back soon. More

Gainesville, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed in a 3person private room with bunk bed set up. Appeared to be IKEA furniture. Nothing fancy here but the price was great for the location and clean room and facility. Clean modern furniture. Small table..sink and in -room locker... Bring your own lock. Room was very basic but clean. It is an older building but kept up... More

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Thanks so much for your kind comments and observations. Cheers. More

Bangkok, Thailand
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31 reviews 31 reviews
30 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed in this hotel for many days. There's a conflict on my reservation, so, my sister and I had to switch to several dorms by checking in and out for 2-3 nights.The 4-bed dorms had a limited space. I unexpectedly encountered with two people snoring all night long like we're having two powerboats in the room. Fortunately, I had... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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17 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having read several negative reports about the location, I was admittedly apprehensive about staying here (I booked at short notice, so choices were limited), especially as a solo female traveller. However, I'm pleased to say that it was nowhere near as bad as I'd feared. Yes, the area is a bit down-at-heel and there are a few homeless people wandering... More

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Thanks for the detailed friendly comments. We appreciate your patronage and hope to see you again. More

Gayndah, Australia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've stayed in much worse hostels. Rooms good, place is clean and a really lovely building. Not too claustrophobic.Staff good. Breakfast good. Location not the prettiest of places but it's away from any city noise. Oh and I would highly recommend the Taiwanese restaurant next door, fabulous food. Their home made noodles were the best.

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Thanks for your input and observations. We hope to see you again. More

Olympia, Washington
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I only stayed the one night in HI-Seattle, but I was impressed with the friendly staff who took my bags even before check-in time so I could go explore the city. The private showers in each washroom are great if you're a bit modest like me and don't enjoy getting dressed in front of other people. I didn't try the... More

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Thanks so much for the kind comments. We appreciate your observations and patronage. More

Colorado Springs, Colorado
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hostel was very clean and well maintained. They have everything you need for cooking your own meals and plus the free breakfast. I really enjoyed the diverse group of people staying there as well. They also had a nice t.v. where we were able to watch the World Cup games.

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So glad you enjoyed your stay. Travel safe and we hope to see you again. More

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36 reviews 36 reviews
17 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As a solo traveller this hostel was ideal. The rooms were clean, the hostel staff were very helpful at the front desk. There is plenty of room to do your own thing - lounge, kitchen area, tv viewing room. Breakfast offered was good too. The wifi was possibly the best wifi connection I've experienced, that makes a huge difference when... More

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AHManagement, General Manager at Hostelling International Seattle at American Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your kind comments and observations. HI Seattle may have one of the best Wi Fi connections in Seattle. We are suitably proud,. Travel safe. More

Las Vegas, Nevada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

The location of this place is great. Your in the middle of the international district, a 15 minute walk to Safeco field or the football stadium. But best of all, your a 5 minute walk to the international transportation station which has light rail and bus connections everywhere. Get a $5 pass and ride everywhere to see the city. Great... More

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Thanks so much for the kind comments. We certainly appreciate your viewpoint and patronage. More

Seattle, Washington
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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

A very pleasant and efficiently run hostel in the International District area of Seattle. The staff are quite friendly. The kitchen is large. The neighborhood is interesting if a little sketchy. It is close to the Bolt Bus.

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Address: 520 South King Street, Seattle, WA 98104-2834 (Formerly American Hotel)
Location: United States > Washington > Seattle > Downtown , International District
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