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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Myself and a few friends stayed here just for the night last weekend. We had a great time! The hostel is right across the road from Pike Place Market, pretty much walking distance to everything. When we checked in, there was 4 of us so they put us all together in the one room which was great. The showers were...

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

I only stayed one night but was overall really satisfied with the accomodations. The location is amazing, right downtown overlooking Pike Place. Overall it was clean with plenty of sitting areas. The smoking room was close to the common areas and this did make the whole main floor smell of marijuana. Breakfast was really good with eggs, toast, and cereal....

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Aubenas, France
Reviewed 1 week ago

People were very helpfull.It is located downton, so lots of things to do day and night. There was great activities when we were there, got to meet people. The bathrooms are very good and quite surprising for an hostel, ussually it is not so comfy. The only downside is the noise of the individual fan above the bed. I recommand...

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Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

This isn't a luxury hostel, but for the price it's great. I was in a six-bed female-only dorm. Each set of bunk bends has its own curtain, lamp, fan and power sockets, with a locker underneath the beds. Breakfast is basic but enough, and the communal areas are clean and comfortable with good wifi. There were four bathrooms on my...

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Reviewed 21 January 2017

No much need to describe the quality of this hostel which is, with justice, reviewed as #1 of all special lodging properties in Seattle. What I´d like to publicize here is how caring, compromising and dependable Green tortoise management was when something went below expectations. I´m not going to describe in detail but I can attest that failing with a...

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Wipperfurth, Germany
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

I stayed 4 nights here. The location is just perfect!! You are direct next to the pike market. You need about 15 -20 min to the Olympic sculpture park & space needle. The staff is friendly and helpful. You can book many activities and rent bikes. Even good for smokers because the lounge is open till 2am and you can...

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Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Just a great stay, one of the best hostels i've stayed in, in N America. Same goes for the hostel in San Fran. Well done on providing such a great experience . Location is 10/10, staff are super helpful and the beds are comfy and private .

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Reviewed 10 January 2017

The hostel was fantastic, one of the best that I have been to in North America. The rooms are comfortable and each bunk has a curtain which is great if you want some extra privacy. The bathrooms are individual rooms each with a shower and toilet, and were all modern and clean - occasionally you have to wait if they...

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Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 2 January 2017

This is the perfect place to meet new friends, shop at Pike Place Market and have coffee at the very first starbucks store. The rates includes buffet breakfast and free wifi. Never had an issue in using the bathroom as they have may slots available. You can also do your own laundry in the laundry area. The staff are great.

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Reviewed 11 December 2016

Stayed there for one night. Me and my friends had separate bookings and they assigned us a room together anyway, which we really appreciated. Helpful and nice staff, we joined one of their tours to see MoPOP and we had lots of fun, really chill tour guide. The location is great, next to the Pike Place Market. The room was...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • 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: $58 - $150 (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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“Be sure to wake up early if you want to eat the free breakfast. It runs out fast”
  • The Quad room
 of 5 bubbles mervinmer, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Queen-size bed dorm is amazing”
 of 5 bubbles 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).
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  • Door way to the rooms.
  • Two out of the three bathrooms on the first floor.
 of 5 bubbles 513carmenv, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“you need a lock”
 of 5 bubbles najasin, 22 Jul 2016 | Read review
“queen beds are much roomier than the regular beds and come with more space to store stuff underneath”
 of 5 bubbles 43chelseaf, 21 Jul 2016 | Read review
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