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Peoria, Illinois
Reviewed 29 October 2015

Arrived and only planned on one night, ended up staying two! All of the hostel staff is so nice and very accommodating. They had a bonfire the night I arrived and everyone that worked there was very friendly. The hostel/house is incredibly clean, lots of space, in a safe and central part of Indy. Would stay here again...100/10. :)

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Jim B, General Manager at Indy Hostel, responded to this review

Thanks for the awesome review Claire, we hope you do stay here again!

Dedham, Massachusetts
Reviewed 12 October 2015

Stayed here with 6 friends because we were visiting someone who lived 2 blocks away. The hostel was clean and comfortable. The staff was friendly and available for questions and help when needed. Bedding was comfortable, bathrooms were clean, common areas were spacious, kitchen was very adequate (we didn't cook there but did get coffee). There was free Wi-Fi. Security...

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Jim B, General Manager at Indy Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you for such a thorough review! Yes, we do have heaters, but next time you come we will hopefully have one in your closet just for you :)

Arkdale, Wisconsin
Reviewed 4 October 2015 via mobile

This is a spotlessly clean and nicely styled place to stay where I felt instantly at home. Outstanding staff, super friendly, spacious, and cozy. I'll stay here again. Very accommodating and knowledgeable staff, lots of resources, recommendations, and hospitality. Met lots of nice people and it made my trip very pleasant.

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Jim B, General Manager at Indy Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you for the review Karen, we are so glad you had a positive experience!

Reviewed 4 September 2015 via mobile

The Indy hostel was clean, comfortable, had a full kitchen, good art on the walls, friendly staff members, backyard had a grill, music stage, very spacious, and it was in a cool neighborhood just outside the city.

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Jim B, General Manager at Indy Hostel, responded to this review

Thanks for the review David!

Munich, Germany
Reviewed 1 September 2015

I do totally recommend this place. It is clean, very personal and familial. The staff is striving to create you an unforgetable and eventful stay here in Indy. Further, every room is furnished different and very personal. Besides, Indy Hostel is located near Broad Ripple. Place to be for having an awesome night with your friends! I definitely enjoyed my...

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Jim B, General Manager at Indy Hostel, responded to this review

Thanks for the positive review Chris, we hope you can come again!

Canada
Reviewed 9 August 2015

This was a great little hostel situated in a great neighbourhood, close to shops, restaurants and cafe's. Had a very homely feel and staff were great. The rooms & bathroom was very clean. Beds were very comfortable. Could have easily stayed longer if I'd had more time.

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 6 August 2015

Our stay was fantastic. We were in town for a covention, and the hostel provided the perfect home away from home. We camped in the spacious backyard; worked in the air conditioned lounge room; and, cooked in the well stocked kitchen. People there were so friendly. One guest cooked us meatloaf!! 3o min walk from a grocery store. 10 min...

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Reviewed 31 July 2015

After being moved from one room to another after 2 nights, I took one of the comforters with me because it has been comfortable and I figured that it would just go into the laundry and wouldn't be needed for the guest that day, After I went out and locked my door behind me with the key I rented, when...

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IHMGMT, Manager at Indy Hostel, responded to this review

As you may guess we were very surprised by this review especially as it stands alone against our typical feedback of extreme attention to cleanliness. We took some time to investigate our cleaning procedure and asked guests who have stayed, particularly those in the room in question, and have again found very favorable responses. Many of our guests are first...

Reviewed 14 June 2015

I recently drove around US, visited 22 states and stayed in many different hotels and motels. After staying at Indy Hostel I wish there was a Hostel like this everywhere I travel to. Very clean rooms and bed and very friendly staff totally made my stay feel like home. I also met amazing people during my stay.

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Stratford, Canada
Reviewed 4 June 2015

Very friendly & social environment. Staff are always helpful. Good location. I have stayed here twice and will stay here again. The bathrooms are roomy and clean. I even got a twin size (rather than a single size) bunk bed last time!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
If you like to really feel a town, meet the people, and experience the food and lifestyle of the locals, then Indy Hostel is the place to stay! We have the friendly atmosphere of a hostel with the style of a bed and breakfast inn. We are near downtown but nestled in a quiet Broad Ripple neighborhood near local restaurants, shops, and entertainment venues. Indy Hostel is in the 'Heart' of Indianapolis. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Indy Hostel

Address: 4903 Winthrop Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46205-1143
Region: United States > Indiana > Indianapolis
Price Range: RM191 - RM493 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Indy Hostel 1.5*
Number of rooms: 6
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“near public transportation, local grocery store, friendly staff”
 of 5 bubbles Liztraveler22, 18 May 2016 | Read review
“Not sure about a hostel? Book the one private room with a toilet and sink (but no shower). It is worth the extra money!”
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“dorms for female, male, mix dorms, private rooms, family rooms , many choices .”
 of 5 bubbles Barrie0512, 10 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Select for your budget, all options are fine.”
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“I stayed in a dorm room, which was fine, but there are private rooms which looked very nice upstairs.”
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