- Check in / Check out times?
Check in officially begins at 2 pm. You are welcome to arrive anytime from 8 am to midnight on your day of arrival, but beds are ready at 2 pm. After midnight arrival with reservation only - no walk ins past midnight!
- Cancellation or Changes?
You can cancel or change a reservation without penalty, by email only, 24 hours prior to our check in time of 2 pm - so the day before your arrival, before 2pm! Late cancellation or no show will incur the full cost of the first night of your booking.
- Are taxes included?
Our rates shown are pre tax - please expect that our Washington State tax of 10.1 % will be added upon arrival!
- Washington State Resident?
We are a travelers hostel only - to keep a valid reservation you must live outside of a one hour radius around Seattle.
- Seattle Parking?
Street parking runs between $1 to $2.50 per hour, depending on the block. It also ranges between paid 2 hour or 4 hour increments by block.
Parking on street FREE from 8 pm to 8 am every day, and all day Sundays.
There is a paid city lot behind the Hostel: Early bird at 8am weekdays is $10.65 + tax, otherwise day/evening rates range between $11-$16 + tax for 10 hour increments - no in/out privileges.
Cheapest and/or free is to park in the nearby residential area and walk 30 mins back to hostel. Details supplied upon check in.
Remember Parking in any city can be expensive , plan accordingly and ask for local advice , it could save you big bucks.
- Linens and Towels?
We provide all bedding, and request you do not bring any from home! You can bring your own towels, or just rent one from us for your stay in the dorms - $2 each. 2 towels are provided in every private room!
Breakfast is included every morning: Assorted fresh fruits, whole wheat toast with a variety of spreads, assorted cereals, milk, coffee and hot teas. 8am-10am. Of course, Pike Place Market is only a 10 minute walk away, and our neighborhood of Belltown is full of the best cafe's and restaurants.
Tons of cheap food restaurants are a stones throw away.
Our kitchen is fully equipped for cooking - with commercial appliances! Cooks beware - you will not want to leave. Fully stocked with utensils and cookware. Bring your own food, label it with your name and date of check out to keep in our fridges. Fridge only, no freezer.
We also have an outdoor grill - Wait, what!!!???
- Luggage Storage?
We will be happy to store your luggage for FREE in our secure luggage storage room on the day of your arrival or departure. Day of only, for arrivals before 2 pm check in, or on day of check out until midnight only. We regretfully do not have space to accommodate overnight luggage storage.
We are not responsible for anything lost or stolen.
- Do we have lockers?
We sure do! Every dorm room has lockers that are free to use - if you bring your own lock. Otherwise, lock rental is available on a first come first served basis only, for $2.
- Age Limits?
We welcome guests of any age! However, booking with children 0-9 yrs of age means booking a private room or all the beds in one dorm - they cannot be in shared dorms. 10 - 17 yrs of age may be in shared dorms, but must be traveling with parent or guardian.
- Families travelling?
Great! We know how expensive travel can be, if you are travelling with children up to 17 yrs of age, email us to find out about our family rates! Please remember that kids under 10 yrs of age must be in private rooms or book the full dorm. 10 to 17 yrs of age may be in dorms, but must be travelling with parent or guardian.
We do not believe in curfews...you are old enough to decide when to come home! Just be thoughtful to your fellow travelers please (watch your noise, and don't turn on the lights)!
Everything you need to know is on the "Seattle Metro Buses" website (www.tripplanner.kingcounty.gov). Or, visit the Directions tab on this website.
- Bike Storage?
We have an outdoor area that is locked, for hostel use only. Available from 8 am to midnight only. No in/out services - if you plan to use your bike while visiting, street racks are your answer! Absolutely no bikes in the hostel itself.
- How long can I stay?
7 nights is our max. We do occasionally make exceptions. Just email us the nature of, and length of your stay, and we will get right back to you!
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Phone: 1. 206. 706-3255 (Toll free 1-8 7 7 8 -H O S T E L)
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