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The Green Tortoise Hostel

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May 7 May 8
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 14 January 2015

We stayed here mid-November for 4 nights. It is truly the best location. Wonderful staff who really put the effort into making it not just another hostel. We felt welcomed and included in all the activities and free dinners/breakfasts put on. The beds were remarkably comfy and warm in quiet rooms. The hostel is situated in downtown Seattle so there...

Thank Nik K
Fort Collins, Colorado, United States
Reviewed 13 January 2015

overall it was a decent stay. The food was great. They do a daily breakfast & serve a free lunch on Sun, Tue & Thur evenings at 7pm. The food is great and the cook is friendler than most of the desk staff at this particular hostel. For all the pomp & circumstance their website boasts it falls way short....

2Thank Tino970
Reviewed 12 January 2015

After having horrible flight delays, I arrived at 4:00 am to the Green Tortoise. Justin, who was working the late shift, was very welcoming and made checking in and getting settled easy and quick. Other comments said the neighborhood felt dangerous or threatening, but I didn't feel that way at all, despite arriving in the middle of the night.

Thank Mary M
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 8 January 2015 via mobile

We stayed for only 2 nights but spent a fair bit of time at this hostel and got a fair feel for this place. As the title says, I think the two person bunks in shared dorms are well priced, however we were unlucky to get the top bunk in a mixed dorm which also had a really small storage...

Thank MarcPT
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 2 January 2015

Really great hostel. Very central being just opposite Pike Place Market and only a few minutes walk from the main shopping district. EMP Museum and Pioneer Square also within walking distance. The beds were extremely comfortable, as you get your own lamp and curtain for privacy. Thick mattresses and clean linen too. Very quiet so easy to sleep, very modern,...

Thank Katrina982
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 21 December 2014

If you're staying here, you're staying here because you love the location and you've been priced out of the rest of Seattle--and for those reasons, it is an excellent choice. I had heard bad things about the hostel from some people I knew, but after a few days staying in a different terrible place, I decided to give it a...

Thank thejourneychimerical
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 8 December 2014 via mobile

A clean and tidy hostel in a perfect location right near pike street markets and numerous other attractions and bars, with staff that are more then willing to assist you if you have any problems. The wooden lockers can be noisy when people are going into them at night but nothing to disturb your sleep too much

Thank ryanbal
Reviewed 3 December 2014 via mobile

I go to Seattle alot & I've stayed at the GT at least a half dozen times in the past year & a half. The location is amazing - right across from Pike Place Market, you share the block with a CityTarget and only a short stroll down to the waterfront or up to the shopping, restaurants & nightlife of...

2Thank Alana B
Tioga, North Dakota, United States
Reviewed 30 November 2014

I stayed here cuz of the location , you have red neon lights from pike place mrkt sgn coming thru the window , an seattle being one of the best cities in the world you cant beat it ,for the money ,about 25 dollars a night , you cant beat it , restraunts and cafes all over the place ,...

Thank Steve B
Mancos, Colorado
Reviewed 26 November 2014

Hostels usually are dirty and spartan. This one is not. Free breakfast and three dinners a week. Have everything you would need. You can smoke weed here if you are 21 in the smoking lounge. Next door to the pike market, Starbucks, bus lines and high speed rail.

Thank jon32566

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about The Green Tortoise Hostel

Address: 105 1/2 Pike Street, Seattle, WA 98101
Region: United States > Washington > Seattle
Price Range: ₹ 2,591 - ₹ 6,931 (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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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Be sure to wake up early if you want to eat the free breakfast. It runs out fast”
  • The Quad room
mervinmer, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Queen-size bed dorm is amazing”
Isaac725, 29 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the room that over looks the Pike Place Market.”
  • Corner of the self-serve kitchen where you can get your java fix.
  • Fill your bottles with cool, clean water!
  • Another view of the common area taken from the adjoining room (another common area).
  • More views of the common area.
  • Door way to the rooms.
  • Two out of the three bathrooms on the first floor.
513carmenv, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“you need a lock”
najasin, 22 Jul 2016 | Read review
“queen beds are much roomier than the regular beds and come with more space to store stuff underneath”
43chelseaf, 21 Jul 2016 | Read review
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