The Green Tortoise Hostel

Address: 105 1/2 Pike Street, Seattle, Washington, 98101, United States | Hostel
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This hostel, located in the Pike Place Market area of Seattle, is near Original Starbucks, Seattle By Foot, Made in Washington, and Sur La Table.
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      TravelPod Member ReviewsThe Green Tortoise Hostel Seattle

      Reviewed by aeway

      A must for all travelers

      Reviewed Aug 6, 2014
      by (6 reviews) Horsfield Bay , Australia Flag of Australia

      A hostel of greats: great location, great price, great staff and great vibe. Spacious common areas, amazing free breakfast that includes eggs and pancakes, easy as to meet new people, free dinner on certain nights, very private and fancy bathrooms, by hostel standards, cheap bike hire and fun pub crawls. The only down side is the rooms are quite stuffy, which can be annoying in summer time, but each bed has a fan installed so it's usually pretty easy to get cool. Would definitely recommend to everyone, and make sure you get in quick because rooms don't stay vacant for long.

      This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

      Reviewed by philippajane86

      Great Location

      Reviewed Jun 24, 2013
      by (28 reviews) , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

      Good hostel with friendly staff and a good location. The free dinner was amazing. The only downside was the cash machine didn't work, but I'm unsure if that was the hostel's fault or an outside vendor. Would definitely recommend.

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      Reviewed by christine1205

      Best Hostel

      Reviewed Oct 12, 2012
      by (2 reviews) , Germany Flag of Germany

      Very good hostel. Clean and perfect beds, good size rooms, good and clean bathroom and toilets.
      Tours all the time, good breakfast, free dinners.

      We were not so happy about the kitchen facilities. It was small and not good equipped for many people to cock there at the same time.

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      Reviewed by lingo83

      Great breakfast, tidy dorms

      Reviewed May 23, 2012
      by (6 reviews) , Australia Flag of Australia

      This hostel was very welcoming and most importantly, clean. The breakfast is fantastic. I was in a 6 bed dorm - the beds have privacy curtains and individual lights. The dorms also have a little handbasin which was great. Lockers are big enough to put all your stuff in. Great stay in a super location right next to Pike Market.

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      TripAdvisor Reviews The Green Tortoise Hostel Seattle

      4.00 of 5 stars Excellent

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