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Hostelling International - Northwest Portland Hostel

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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
Kitchenette
Self-Serve Laundry
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Whether the noise comes from the uncomfortable beds that scream anytime anyone moves, kids running up and down the hallway, or the doors slamming at all hours of the day, it is hard to get some peace and quiet in this hostel. Also, super disappointed...More

Thank Chelssjh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed a couple of nights in a female dorm. I stayed in the main building which is nice and new. Unfortunately it was really hot and there’s minimal ventilation in the rooms and in the bathrooms so they got veeeery hot and sometimes smelt bad....More

Thank VanessaN17
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I really liked this bright and cheerful hostel! There are in-house activities planned every day. I joined the free beer tasting session and hung out during the Open Mic evening. The location is in a quiet neighborhood and within the hostel there are many quiet...More

Thank Prema_Muniyandy
Response from NWPortlandOR, Public Relations Manager at Hostelling International - Northwest Portland HostelResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to leave this thoughtful and informative review. Hearing you list out so many things we try to cultivate, well it feels good to hear them actually feeling positive for travelers. Hope you have you back sometime!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place was great!! It is in an perfect location and its easy to get around from there! And the food, it is awesome!! The salmon burgers are the best!! I found the staff to be great and helpful, and helped get around.More

Thank Ernest S
Response from NWPortlandOR, Public Relations Manager at Hostelling International - Northwest Portland HostelResponded 3 weeks ago

I love the salmon burger too, it is a personal favorite. We just added salmon burger sliders to our happy hour menu.... Happy to hear that you loved the food and found the staff positive and helpful. Looking forward to having you back again for...More

Reviewed 10 June 2018

Stayed here for 4 nights on a vacation to Portland. Would definitely recommend for anyone traveling across the PNW and is looking for an affordable place to stay. The hostel is located in a great place that accessible from major public transport hubs and the...More

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Response from NWPortlandOR, Public Relations Manager at Hostelling International - Northwest Portland HostelResponded 5 weeks ago

It was really great to read this review noting some of the things we put so much effort into and those things being positive for our traveling guests! Our location was specially chosen over several others just because of its walkability and proximity to hiking,...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Self-Serve Laundry
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Price range
US$ 45 - US$ 144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 45 - US$ 144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"Take a look at the dorm before choosing."
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"Try their different kind of Eggs in the breakfast it's Delicious."
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"Private room on 2nd floor over the front door not good for light sleepers or those who wish to go to bed..."
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"Stay in an all-female room if you're a woman traveling alone. This hostel also has private rooms for..."
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