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Located 2 blocks from train and bus access, this hostel is located in the Chinatown-International District of Seattle. It features dormitory guest rooms and is 15 minutes' walk from Pike Place Market and Seattle Aquarium.

Each dormitory room at the hostel is equipped with lockers. The hostel is open 24 hours a day and there is no curfew. Free Wi-Fi is available.

A common kitchen, library, and TV room are part of this Hosteling International property. Card-operated laundry facilities are located on site, and a free continental breakfast is offered.

King Street Station is less than 5 minutes' walk from the property, while SeaTac Airport is 30 minutes' drive away. The ferry terminal is 1 miles away. Century Link Event Center is a 10-minute walk from the hostel.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.1 for a two-person trip.

HI - Seattle Hostel at the American Hotel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Apr 4, 2011

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.4)


Availability

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Room Type
Sleeps
 
1 twin bed
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1 full bed
1 twin bed
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1 full bed
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Travel Sustainable property
Travel Sustainable property
This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Guests must meet one or more requirements to stay in this property: Proof of full Covid-19 vaccination, a recent valid negative coronavirus PCR test, or recent proof of coronavirus recovery.
Property questions and answers
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  • If we are staying for two nights, how does suitcase/other luggage storage work?
    Hello! If you arrive early, you can store your luggage at the front desk and it is complimentary. After check-out, luggage storage is free until 1pm. ..
    Answered on February 26, 2020
  • Do you require credit card to check in ?
    Hello! We do not require a credit card to check-in.
    Answered on January 22, 2020
  • Are sheets and towels included?
    Hello! Yes, sheets and towels are included.
    Answered on September 5, 2019
  • Is it quiet at night?
    Hello! We are located in the busy neighborhood in the Chinatown/International District. While there will be some noise at night, we have complimentary..
    Answered on July 31, 2019
  • Is your hostel handicap accessible? I have a mobility scooter myself.
    Yes, we have an elevator as well as ADA compliant bathroom stalls and showers.
    Answered on April 14, 2021
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Amenities of HI - Seattle Hostel at the American Hotel
Bathroom
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linens
Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Activities
  • Game room
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not possible) and costs USD 23.0 per day.
  • Street parking
Services
  • Grocery deliveries Additional charge
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Lockers
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • ATM on site
  • Baggage storage Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
General
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Carpeted
  • Fan
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules

HI - Seattle Hostel at the American Hotel takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

3:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

5:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib upon request
Free

The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cribs are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Discover JCB American Express HI - Seattle Hostel at the American Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Upon check-in, US residents must provide a current and valid state-issued photo ID, and International guests must provide a current and valid passport. Please note that all special requests cannot be guaranteed and are subject to availability upon check-in. Additional charges may apply.

Please note: You must be over the age of 18 to stay at the hostel, or have a parent or guardian present.

HI-Seattle at the American Hotel Hostel has a 14 day maximum stay policy. Exceptions to this policy require management approval.

Please note that groups of 5 or more people are requested to contact the hostel for special pricing. A group deposit of 20% of the total reservation price will be required.

Please note that alcohol, smoking, and weapons of any kind are not allowed on hostel premises. We are registered as a gun-free business in Seattle.

The property does not accept advance payments or third party payments.

Please Note: Only one discount can be applied at a time. Member deals cannot be applied to discounted rates.

Proof of vaccination required to stay at this property.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service hours.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Please inform HI - Seattle Hostel at the American Hotel of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests must meet one or more requirements to stay in this property: Proof of full Covid-19 vaccination, a recent valid negative coronavirus PCR test, or recent proof of coronavirus recovery.

FAQs about HI - Seattle Hostel at the American Hotel

  • HI - Seattle Hostel at the American Hotel is 3,100 feet from the center of Seattle.

  • The prices at HI - Seattle Hostel at the American Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Check-in at HI - Seattle Hostel at the American Hotel is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • HI - Seattle Hostel at the American Hotel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Game room

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to HI - Seattle Hostel at the American Hotel by:

    • Train 35min