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The Green Tortoise Hostel

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Room & Suite (90)
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“privacy curtains”(45 reviews)
“bunk beds”(33 reviews)
“free breakfast”(44 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
2 Star Hotel
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Sacramento, California
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Sooooo!! I'm totally bougie and when my friend said she got a hotel I immediately though ugh no! But when we arrived I was actually surprised! The location is perfect! Right in the middle of Pike Place and downtown Seattle! I was so happy. Next...More

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Reviewed 23 July 2017

I absolutely loved staying at Green Tortoise. This was my first time staying at a hostel by myself and I had a great time. I arrived quite late but that was no problem. The beds were comfortable, the restrooms were clean and you have enough...More

Thank romyxc
Reviewed 20 July 2017

First time at a hostel solo. Great location! Free breakfast! Nice roommates. Workers were ok. Love that this hostel has activities to do together as a hostel group and each day is different! (i.e. Pub Crawl one day, Volunteer Park another, and so forth). I...More

Thank Virginia L
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Stayed here for a short overnight concert trip. Flew in from AK, took lightrail downtown, 3 minute walk to hostel...15 minute walk to the Paramount. Many thumbs up!!! Would highly recommend to other AK travelers!

1  Thank DJoelozzy
Reviewed 18 July 2017

5/12/17 First of three nights was awesome. Really excited for the next couple of nights that we will be here. The rooms are clean and the bunks have privacy curtains so even though you're sharing a room with strangers in most cases, you still maintain...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
Price range
US$38 - US$100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$38 - US$100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Heather H
17 October 2017|
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
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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