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The Green Tortoise Hostel

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105 1/2 Pike Street, Seattle, WA 98101
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Laval
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11 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

My girlfriend and I stayed for two nights in Seattle and this hostel was a very good place to stay. It was cheaper than a lot of the other hostels around. Pros: -Free suppers two nights per week -Free breakfast (with fruits!) -Good deals on the museums in town -Very good location -Very good bathrooms -Very easy to meet new... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

I was not expecting a nice hotel but I didn't bargain for a frat house either. I'd rather sleep in a tent then stay here again. Pro -Great location Con's -Cheap but not a good value -Mattresses were yellow foam and had no cover -Sheets and pillow case were tattered with holes -Bathrooms and showers needed cleaned more throughly and... More 

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1 Thank Chris S
Canton, Connecticut
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

I stayed here with my 2 sons and found it conveniently located between old Seattle and the wonderful museums by the Space Needle. The staff was very pleasant and helpful, guests fun to converse with and the kitchen stocked for a hearty breakfast. We had some noisy roommates who came in around midnight one night, and were not very considerate,... More 

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Miami, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Friendly front desk; however, there was one girl (short blonde hair) that was a bit rude when I was asking about the final price of my stay. The rooms are a bit cramped but, the bunks have privacy curtains and a fan so that was nice. They have a free breakfast every morning (pancakes, eggs) and the girl with the... More 

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Nelson, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

As two pensioners, 65, and 67, we loved staying here. We received a great welcome and information from reception, met heaps of interesting and friendly people of all ages and really appreciated free breakfast, 24 hour tea, coffee and herb teas, free dinners on Mon, Wed and Fri, and bins of free food, clothing and toiletries left by other travellers... More 

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

I have stayed here numerous times. I have always enjoyed my time at this hostel. The staff are all great and accommodating. The location is right in front of the Pike Place Market downtown. Included in the price is breakfast and on two days of the week it's free dinner. The in house smoke room was a treat. (420 friendly)... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014 via mobile

I have nothing bad to say about this hostel. Great location across from pike place market, good size dorm rooms, clean washrooms, big common area. They have events they plan as well as they tell you about other stuff. The staff give great advise on things to see and do. I went on a pub crawl which was a lot... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

This was my first time in a hostel, so I wasn't too sure what to expect. It was great! I only stayed there for one night, but I was very happy with my experience. Breakfast in the morning was tasty (make-your-own eggs and pancakes). Right next to Pike Place Market, and easy to walk to Amtrak and the light rail.... More 

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Victoria, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Travelled here for a group university course in mid-late May and loved it. Could not comment on the pricing as it was all included with the group tour, but it was fully booked during our stay. Rooms: All of us were split into 6 bed dorm rooms, each has a sink but no bathroom/shower. Privacy curtains, personal lights and fans... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

This is an excellent hostel. Great location directly across from Pikes Market Center, free pasta & meat sauce dinner, comfortable beds with private storage area. Meet some really nice people. Hey Bees Knees & Danta. I really liked the curtains for privacy on each bunk. Couldnt ask for more in a hostel.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about The Green Tortoise Hostel

Address: 105 1/2 Pike Street, Seattle, WA 98101
Location: United States > Washington > Seattle > Pike Place Market
Price Range: $40 - $83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Green Tortoise Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 30
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