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Hostelling International Seattle at American Hotel

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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Self-Serve Laundry
Rooftop Bar
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Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

The hostel is located in Chinatown, closed to the subway to Seattle Downtown. Train station to Portland or Vancouver, BC is in a walking distance. The rooms are basic, shared bathrooms. Basic breakfast included on the price. The stuff is wonderful. They help you a...More

1  Thank Lluis
Response from Larry L, General Manager at Hostelling International Seattle at American HotelResponded 25 July 2017

We appreciate your kind comments.

Reviewed 17 July 2017

The whole place feels a bit run-down, just old and dated. But then, you get what you pay for. The bed was quite uncomfortable. The hostel is located in Chinatown, but don't expect too much, just a few Asian restaurants. Otherwise not much happening in...More

2  Thank Frankspy
Response from Larry L, General Manager at Hostelling International Seattle at American HotelResponded 17 July 2017

Many thanks for your observations and comments. Travel safe.

Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

I stayed at the HI 3 nights and I would recommend it if you are on a budget. The hostel is close to the train station, there is a bus stop a few minutes away and it's only a 20 minutes walk to/from downtown. The...More

2  Thank FrancescaMassi
Response from Larry L, General Manager at Hostelling International Seattle at American HotelResponded 17 July 2017

We appreciate your kind comments. Please visit us again.

Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

We stayed here fpr a few days in the beginning of July. It was great, we got some good recommendations, the breakfast was included and had decent options. Everything in Seattle is in walking distance (including transportation to and from the airport) and there are...More

2  Thank Eric-from-the-Hague
Response from Larry L, General Manager at Hostelling International Seattle at American HotelResponded 17 July 2017

Thanks so much for your kind comments. We truly appreciate it.

Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

I stayed only 1 night, but it was perfect. Located just a few blocks from Amtrak as well as the bus station, it was the perfect place for me to stay. In the morning I went on a free tour of Seattle. Kayla did a...More

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Response from Larry L, General Manager at Hostelling International Seattle at American HotelResponded 17 July 2017

We're so grateful for your kind, positive comments. Travel safe.

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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$40 - US$122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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trailrunner76
23 August 2014|
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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
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8 August 2014|
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Response from cosmic_beancounter | Reviewed this property |
Transportation is easy and the walk is as well. Light rail is a block or so away.
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"An elevator is available for people with mobility aids (walkers, canes, etc.)"
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"Don't pick on the west side - trash pick up comes early."
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"Room at end of hall was away from stairs with less traffic and near a bath."
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"Private Room, or 4 bedroom dorm room."
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