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Reviewed 21 July 2015 via mobile

We booked a private room through Booking.com. We got a friendly welcome, were given lots of useful recommendations and information and shown to our wonderful room. It was large and cool (it was hot outside) and had a comfortable bed. The shared bathroom was just down the hallway and was clean and had a great shower. We also had use...

Thank eatydrinky
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 15 July 2015 via mobile

I won't come back. Great location but parking near impossible. Staff are not friendly. I stayed in room 11 which has a toilet room on one side and a shower room on the other. Fine if you don't mind being woken early. They do supply a light breakfast though.

1Thank Lisa B
Sao Paulo, SP
Reviewed 13 July 2015

This hostel's building is a little decadent, and staff was not as friendly with us as it seems to have been to other people here. The location, however, is perfect, and the rooms, spacious and comfortable. There is no organized breakfast, but you can use the kitchen.

Thank Cynthia C
Tarragona, Spain
Reviewed 25 June 2015

We spent 4 days in that hostel. The service was perfect, all the womans in charge of th hostel were really nice and helpful. They were ready to help anytime! We slept in 3 different bedrooms because it was almost full when we decided to reserve but we could compare sleeping in a private room and in a share room....

1Thank SMontyG
Palm Harbor, Florida
Reviewed 19 June 2015

My cousin and I spent several nights here in a coed dorm room. The staff was super from the beginning of our stay until the end. My flight home was cancelled and they were very flexible in helping me stay an extra night. I shared a private room, located in an adjacent house, with another guest who had been a...

1Thank dragonflytw65
Houston, Texas
Reviewed 29 May 2015

Book this hostel. Why? It's located exactly where you want to be. I mean, PDX is a pretty easy city to navigate from the jump, but it helps that this hostel is a couple blocks from 23rd and the Pearl District. A 6 minute walk to Powell's Bookstore and then a ten minute walk to a major collection of food...

3Thank Supertool08
Reviewed 11 May 2015

This hostel has the best location of all the hostels in the city. Close to the pearl district and 23rd ave. The staff are super nice and friendly. The bathrooms have a cool system of using washcloths as single use towels. The soap dispenser in the bathroom closest to my dorm stopped working and I let the staff know but...

1Thank EvilPoppet
Mount Pleasant, Michigan
Reviewed 27 April 2015

I didn't expect much when we found out how cheap it was per night that I would feel so safe and have so many amenities at my disposal. I was most worried about leaving important things like my laptop in my room while I was gone, but there's personal lockers with locks you can borrow plus the rooms lock. The...

Thank CassieZorn
Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 13 April 2015

If you are traveling through Portland, especially on your own, you really need to check out this hostel. Tucked away in a spectacular neighborhood in northwest portland, its walking distance to many bars, restaurants and even the Timbers' soccer stadium. If you've never stayed in a hostel, its really an experience everyone needs to do at least once in their...

1Thank whitster33
Doha, Qatar
Reviewed 15 March 2015

Laid back old dwelling but nice and clean. Breakfast was not great but you can get $2 breakfast down the road in the pub beside enterprise rent a car. Also try to get a deal on the car and go see the mountains and waterfalls...

4Thank Daithi0001

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Private rooms and dorms, common kitchen, outdoor courtyard and gardens. Central location in NW Portland near the Pearl. Portland's best bargain! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostelling International - Northwest Portland Hostel

Address: 425 NW 18th Avenue, Portland, OR 97209
Region: United States > Oregon > Portland
Price Range: €34 - €104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 14
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“If you want a private room, ask to see what's available as each one is uniquely decorated.”
 of 5 bubbles cathyvm, 31 Oct 2015 | Read review
“I was in room 5 on the ground floor, directly across from bathrooms & reception, and had no issues with noise.”
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