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The Green Tortoise Hostel

Traveller (215)
Room & Suite (90)
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“privacy curtains”(45 reviews)
“each bunk”(28 reviews)
“free breakfast”(44 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 28 April 2015 via mobile

The location is superb! You're right next to Pike's Place Market and a 15 minute walk to the sports stadiums. Great food all around. They provide complimentary breakfast including eggs and pancakes. They also provide a free dinner several nights out of the week. Really...More

2  Thank Ed J
Reviewed 27 April 2015

This hostel locates in very front of Pike Place Market. So you can get a cup of one of the nicest coffee in Seattle as soon as you wake up. Services and staffs were perfect as well. Also I joined a couple of events that...More

1  Thank 193健太小
Reviewed 25 April 2015 via mobile

I have to start off by saying that I am a frequent traveller and user of hostels as a budget friendly alternative to hotels. This review is based on my personal experienceof other hostels that I have visited (mostly Canadian). the hostel appeared to be...More

6  Thank Mo O
Reviewed 15 April 2015

This hostel is really good value. The beds are comfortable. The showers are clean, beds are comfortable and there are many things to do like City Tours / Pub Crawls. The staff are really kind and will help as much as possible. The night staff...More

2  Thank Lawrence845
Reviewed 13 April 2015

I've stayed there last summer for a few days and totally loved it! I felt comfortable right away there. The staff was really friendly and helpful and the location is perfect. The hostel offers lots of fun activities like movie nights, sightseeing tours or pub...More

2  Thank SabrinaLang
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Certificate of Excellence
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
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US$ 38 - US$ 100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$ 38 - US$ 100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Heather H
16 October 2017|
Response from Virginia L | Reviewed this property |
Sorry late response. I usually just took local bus transportation and the light rail to get around the city. From the SEATAC airport, I walked to light rail that is connected to airport and that took me to Seattle. Hope this... More
Valerie J
31 July 2017|
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Response from GreenTortoiseSeattle | Property representative |
Hi! We have a lot of older people stay with us. We do not currently have bed bugs. If there is every any issue with bed bugs, it is handled quickly and professionally so the issue does not spread. There is no way for us to... More
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"withholding this info to protect my spot for future bookings :-)"
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"All rooms are good and spacious"
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"You can request a lower bunk, the upper ones are a pain!"
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"free breakfast, eight or six beds, restroom, common area, smoke room, windows, lock storage, activities, pub..."
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