Overview of Hostel
We are a clean, safe, affordable hostel with both private and dorm-style accommodations. Our historic hotel was completely renovated in 2009, retaining an old-world feel while adding modern amenities.
Located in Seattle's International District, we are only steps from light rail, bus tunnels, tra
We are easy to find on the southern edge of downtown Seattle. You can get here by light rail, train, bus, taxi or car. Detailed directions are available on our website..
We're only steps from light rail, bus tunnels, Amtrak and Washington State ferries. Getting here is as easy as leaving your plane, jumping on light rail, and stepping off thirty minutes later to walk half a block to the hostel. Once here, you'll find it easy to get to the Pike Place Market, the waterfront, aquarium, Safeco Field, Seattle Art Museum, the Monorail (which goes to Seattle Center and the Space Needle), shopping, restaurants, bars, and more!
Conditions & Policy
Credit Cards Accepted
Our historic hotel was completely renovated in 2009, retaining an old-world feel while adding modern amenities. We have 4 en suites and 89 rooms with one to six beds per room -- most with four beds. There are numerous bathrooms in the hall. We have a large & modern kitchen, TV room, library, laundry & storage room, computers, and free Wi-Fi throughout the building. There is also a guest lounge on the second floor with comfortable couches and chairs to relax and meet other guests. US citizens must present a valid, state issued photo ID at check in. Seattle residents are not eligible to stay at HI Seattle. Must be from outside King Co or out of state. International guests must present a passport. Smoking, Alcohol, and weapons of any kind are not permitted on hostel premises. The American Hotel is registered as a Gun-Free Business. We have a 14 day maximum stay limit, we cannot allow any bookings longer than this. Tax of 10.1% will be added. Members of Hostelling International will receive a discount of 10% upon presentation of the online membership card. **For group reservations of 10 or more, please contact us directly by phone or at: Alex@americanhotelseattle.com