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Reviews of HI Seattle at the American Hotel Seattle Hostel

520 S. King St., Seattle, USA

Atmosphere 78%

Cleanliness 88%

Facilities 82%

Location 76%

Safety 81%

Staff 86%

Value 77%

What's Included

  • Breakfast
  • Linen
  • Towel

Facilities

  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Late Check-out
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • ATM
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Cable TV
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • Elevator
  • Foosball
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Games Room
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Key Card Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meeting Room
  • Postal Service
  • Reading Light
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Steam room
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Included
  • Towels for hire
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing machine
  • Wheelchair Friendly

Purchasable Extras

  • Luggage Room 5.00USD

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 15:00

Latest Check-out: 11:00

Policies

  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Taxes Not Included

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Atmosphere 78%

Cleanliness 88%

Facilities 82%

Location 76%

Safety 81%

Staff 86%

Value 77%

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77% Overall Rating
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77% Overall Rating

Anonymous
30 Apr 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Business / conference

Liked: This place is clean and quiet inside.

Disliked: I made reservation online and it didn't say anything that the price is without tax. I was surprised a bit when I paid.

Customer would recommend this property

69% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 80%
  • Cleanliness - 60%
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  • Location - 80%
  • Safety - 60%
  • Staff - 80%
  • Value - 60%
69% Overall Rating

Anonymous
26 Mar 2014

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
City break, Sightseeing & culture

Liked: The location was my primary reason in choosing this hostel.

Disliked: They should be more detailed about the private rooms because I expected more.

Customer would recommend this property

100% Overall Rating
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100% Overall Rating

Anonymous
10 Mar 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year, Sightseeing & culture

Liked: This is a great hostel. Lovely and clean, great breakfast and informative staff. There are a couple of private bathrooms with toilet & shower which I thought were great for privacy. I would definitely stay here again when I return to Seattle.

Disliked: Nothing.

Customer would recommend this property

100% Overall Rating
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100% Overall Rating

Anonymous
04 Mar 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year, Beach / sunbathing

Liked: The staff are very helpful and friendly, the rooms are clean, tidy and well organised. There is a large comfortable common area. The hostel is in a central location, with good access to all of Seattle's features, including the, "Light rail," to the airport. The hostel provides free breakfast, it is a great place to stay.

Disliked: Nothing, it was good in all departments.

Customer would recommend this property

91% Overall Rating
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91% Overall Rating

Anonymous
27 Feb 2014

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Liked: It was warm and welcoming. all around friendly people

Disliked: At night the area is very sketchy but once inside its great

Customer would recommend this property

74% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 60%
  • Cleanliness - 80%
  • Facilities - 80%
  • Location - 80%
  • Safety - 60%
  • Staff - 80%
  • Value - 80%
74% Overall Rating

Anonymous
21 Feb 2014

Travel Type:
With a large group / tour

Trip Type:
Business / conference

Liked: Good breakfast, nice common room, location is very close to public transport and quite close to city center

Disliked: In a bit of a shabby street

Customer would recommend this property

89% Overall Rating
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  • Value - 100%
89% Overall Rating

Anonymous
15 Dec 2013

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Liked: It was a stay like in a hotel from the atmosphere, but a really good place to sleep and close to the attractions of seattle.

Disliked: The only worse thing was the bad bad wifi which was annoying to use for absolutely everything! Well at least there was wifi;)

Customer would recommend this property

89% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 60%
  • Cleanliness - 80%
  • Facilities - 80%
  • Location - 100%
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  • Staff - 100%
  • Value - 100%
89% Overall Rating

Anonymous
25 Oct 2013

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Events / festivals, Shopping

Liked: Super cheap rates, friendly staff and very close to WaMu Theatre.

Disliked: Key cards kept deactivating and uncomfortable beds.

Customer would recommend this property

91% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 100%
  • Cleanliness - 80%
  • Facilities - 80%
  • Location - 100%
  • Safety - 80%
  • Staff - 100%
  • Value - 100%
91% Overall Rating

Anonymous
11 Sep 2013

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Work / volunteering

Liked: they don't let people drink alcohol & get loud in the hostel. the hostel is a quiet place. they also have cookie night once a week. plus it's near the train & bus lines about a half block.

Disliked: N/A

Customer would recommend this property

86% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 80%
  • Cleanliness - 80%
  • Facilities - 80%
  • Location - 100%
  • Safety - 80%
  • Staff - 100%
  • Value - 80%
86% Overall Rating

Anonymous
01 Sep 2013

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Liked: The staff was friendly and helpful. The location was excellent...near Amtrak and right in Chinatown...and near downtown.

Disliked: Things were a little spartan. No screens on windows..no AC, and it was warm.

Customer would recommend this property

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