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City Hostel Seattle

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Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Self-Serve Laundry
Rooftop Bar
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I thoroughly enjoyed my private ensuite room at City Hostel. I stayed in many hostels over the last forty years and chose this over the pricey hotel stays in Seattle. It cost about $130 night CDN but was worth it. Hotels run upwards of $300....More

Thank taylorba71
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hostel had excellent facilities, kitchen with tea and coffee, movie room, courtyard and 2 lounge areas. The room was quite spacious but had poor ventilation so it smelled (not sure if it was my roommates?). I had an girl only ensuite dorm. Ro at...More

Thank Rena K
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

I’ve stayed at a few hostels across Europe so I’ve seen some poor and good ones. This is a great stay! Clean rooms, clean bedding and friendly staff! Both front desk people were very friendly and helpful. Just a quick 10 min walk to pike...More

Thank rnewman4421
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

I live in Vancouver, and had a race in Seattle, so I thought to spend the night and drive home after the race. After looking at various costs ($200+) for hotels (there was other conventions etc) I decided to try a hostel. I have never...More

Thank Razaanah
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

We booked a private room with shared bathroom. Bathrooms were clean and there’s plenty of them for everyone in the hostel. Staff were great and friendly but it’s very noisy at night. There’s always music playing - I’m assuming from whoever is on the night...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
Price range
US$38 - US$115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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United States > Washington > Seattle > Belltown
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City Hostel Seattle Hotel Seattle
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George S
17 June 2016|
Response from Bruno W | Reviewed this property |
I can not remember parking lots in this region, and parking on the street is a problem because the maximum allowable time is 4 hours.
20 April 2016|
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Response from Frazer P | Reviewed this property |
Reception is 24 HR and the room key card you are given opens both the front door and your room. Staff there are incredibly friendly and helpful.
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"Private rooms are available. Rooms in the back would be quiter. No A/C."
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"Lower floors are cooler in the evening than higher floors"
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"Turn the noisy fan off at night and slumber in the heat!"
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"The rooms along the front of the hostel (over 2nd Ave) can be a bit noisy."
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