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I stay at the American when I travel via train or plane to seattle and arrive too late to get over to my home in Pt Townsend. Two blocks away from the train, bus or Link train is perfect. The hostel is run well and...More
1 Thank christopher52106
Response from Larry L, General Manager at Hostelling International Seattle at American HotelResponded 20 June 2017
Well located if you are getting the train, location is also relatively close to attractions and has cheap restaurants close by. Area is a little dodgy but this seems true of most of downtown Seattle. The heating was broken (again?), no apology or explanation just...More
1 Thank lauranada
Response from Larry L, General Manager at Hostelling International Seattle at American HotelResponded 29 March 2017
Our apologies about the heat. We are in the process of replacing our heating system.
Last May (2016), I missed my Amtrack bus and found this place, it being close by the station. A call was made and they had a bed available, which I was so thankful for. I was very pleased with the service from the front desk...More
2 Thank meleofraystone
Response from AHManagement, Manager at Hostelling International Seattle at American HotelResponded 15 March 2017
I'm so pleased that we were able to help out when your travel plans changed unexpectedly. Thanks so much for staying with us! Kind Regards, Lydia, AGM
I am starting to think I am just a big headache to you guys. The visit is either beyond perfect or you make me rethink my support of Hostel International.
Let me be blunt. Room 234 has a heat exchange pipe in it. On cold...More
1 Thank Bonnie W
Response from Larry L, General Manager at Hostelling International Seattle at American HotelResponded 8 March 2017
So sorry you had a rough night. Our radiator heat does indeed clank on occasion. Our deepest apologies for the issue. We are working with a heating engineer trying to alleviate this issue. Again, very sorry for your less than satisfactory experience. We wish you...More
You get what you pay for. Cheap but good service, good location, some bathrooms are quite old but there are also some new ones. You just have to look for it. ;)
Around the hotel there are many (budget) restaurants (most of them are Chinese)....More
1 Thank Marie M
Response from Larry L, General Manager at Hostelling International Seattle at American HotelResponded 2 March 2017
Thanks for your kind comments. We appreciate your patronage. Travel safe.
US$ 41 - US$ 98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Response from cosmic_beancounter | Reviewed this property |
The hostel does not have on site parking. All of the street parking around it is metered with a two hour limit. The good news is that you can park on the street after six pm and before 8am for free and there are usually... More
The hostel does not have on site parking. All of the street parking around it is metered with a two hour limit. The good news is that you can park on the street after six pm and before 8am for free and there are usually spaces. Across the street is a pay parking lot. Sorry