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    Hostelling International Seattle at American Hotel

    520 S King St, Seattle, WA 98104-2834
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    2018-02-04 2018-02-05
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    Room & Suite (34)
    Dining (15)
    • Excellent20%
    • Very good42%
    • Average28%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible3%
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    “tv room” (11 reviews)
    “king street” (7 reviews)
    “each bunk” (6 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Rooftop Bar
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    1 - 5 of 234 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    The hostel is located in Chinatown and is close to many light rails and buses. Like many other HI hostels, the dorms are affordable and clean. However, there does no seem to be much activities going on in the hostel, possibly because it's the christmas...More

    Thank Dongxing S
    Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

    Stayed here to be close to the international district. Place was clean, well lit and comfortable. Little rooms with multiple bunks. Beds comfortable. Bathrooms clean. Ages of most people 20-30’s. I am 50 yo female and enjoyed my time. Loved having everything walking distance. Train...More

    Thank AprilFNP
    Response from Larry L, General Manager at Hostelling International Seattle at American HotelResponded 11 December 2017

    Thanks so much for your kind comments. We hope to see you again.

    Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

    This hostel is exactly what you expect. It's clean, reliable and big. Like every hi hostel there are lots of people here. It's not very personal but a good place to stay. The staff is nice, the breakfast is free and there are activities at...More

    Thank Klaratie
    Response from Larry L, General Manager at Hostelling International Seattle at American HotelResponded 8 November 2017

    Many thanks for your kind comments. We hope to see you again.

    Reviewed 28 October 2017

    If you're up for adventure on a budget, hosteling is a great option. If you want luxury and privacy, stick with a hotel. I enjoy meeting travelers from around the world, one of the fun features of hosteling. The hostel is in a well-maintained, historic...More

    Thank VJ R
    Response from Larry L, General Manager at Hostelling International Seattle at American HotelResponded 31 October 2017

    Thanks so much for your kind comments. Travel safe.

    Reviewed 14 September 2017

    This was a nice and efficient, well-run hostel, perfectly located for a first-time visitor to Seattle. It's right in the centre of town within easy walking distance of all the city's main attractions, is close to Amtrak station for anyone travelling further afield, and is...More

    Thank Aidan C
    Response from Larry L, General Manager at Hostelling International Seattle at American HotelResponded 3 October 2017

    Many thanks for the detailed observations. We wish you continued safe travels.

    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Price range
    • US$38 - US$81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 90
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    • International District
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    23 August 2014|
    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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    7 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.
    Room Tips
    "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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