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The Green Tortoise Hostel

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Around the midnight arrived staff in the room and did something in the room. Next morning I complained about and told I'm a customer and I payed money and don't want that staff running around the room and doing there something. Hostel manager didn't like my expression and she even didn't realised that I'm customer from overseas and started almost...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

For a hostel, this one is pretty sweet. It has loads of dorms that are mostly occupied, a lot of bathrooms, free breakfast, towels for $1, and a big common space where you can meet others. Each of the beds has a curtain which is a huge plus. Its also located right beside Pikes Market which is the coolest area...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great stay at Green Tortoise. We booked a double bunk bed as a couple which was a great cost-effective option. The staff are friendly and facilities are kept clean. Awesome showers! The beds have a curtain to allow some privacy and there was a large kitchen space which we utilized that had everything we needed. Great location...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I liked breakfast. However, the beds need improvement as I could feel the guy move under me all night. It's probably good to get a single room. Also the guy manning the kitchen in the morning needs some anger management counseling. He gets irritated and grabs dirty dishes from people's hands. This place is great for its lounging area and...

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Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I dont like the long term stays they seem to allow. Definitely met an older person who seemed like they were there a long time; It was a little awkward. Place generally clean, and large, private bathrooms were small in number, but there never seemed to be a long wait. Privacy curtain around the beds were nice, my room was...

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 February 2017

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 19 February 2017 via 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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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 15 February 2017

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 12 February 2017

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 20 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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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Free Internet
  • 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: €37 - €99 (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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See which rooms travellers prefer

“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).
  • More views of the common area.
  • 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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