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The Green Tortoise Hostel

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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“privacy curtains”(44 reviews)
“bunk beds”(30 reviews)
“common room”(20 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I was impressed with the travelers' hostel from the get go. Everyone I met at the front desk was welcoming and accommodating during my two night stint in Seattle. The common spaces are comfortable with guests from all walks of life. It is a gem...More

Thank brittanyjdirect
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed overnight and was impressed with the facilities. Ther curtains on the bunk beds although a small addition are some of the best features because of tha added privacy. The fan and light and power point for each bunk and great sized locker were...More

Thank capetownfan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well, you might not need more than what this downtown hostel can offer for a short stay in the city, the hostel reception in on the second floor, bathrooms are good and clean, but they are shared by all the floor rooms/guests. Rooms are somewhat...More

Thank Luis R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First visit to Seattle and it was great! The Green Tortoise was located at a very convenient location and everything was close by (even had a target next to it, big win!!) Found this place very secure, especially because one needs a key card to...More

1  Thank KimTravelsTheWorld00
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hostel is a must stay. The location is central to everything and right across from Pikes Market. The staff here really care for travelers and it feels like home. Karaoke in the dining room during the week, bikes for rent and an unbelievably great...More

1  Thank Tracy Y
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
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USD 37 - USD 117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Heather H
17 October 2017|
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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
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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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