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Grand Canyon International Hostel

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Switzerland
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Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

The hostel is located in Flagstaff's historic district. Walking distance to restaurants, bars and shops. If you don't have a car I can recommend the hostel's Grand Canyon tour. Met some cool people there and we rented a car for some more hiking in the Canyon. The hostel also offers free pick up from the Greyhound station. Fairly clean but... More 

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Reviewed 30 May 2016

My brother and I stayed here the night before we headed up the Grand Canyon. Incredibly cheap compared to other places in the area! Great service, clean, felt safe. There is free parking, and the hostel provides towels and bedding. The bathrooms were nicer than expected too. If you are a young traveler who needs a cheap place to stay,... More 

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Garwood, New Jersey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 May 2016

I was traveling in July and was staying here for 2 nights. It is very easy to get to from the train station and downtown Flagstaff. It was also the cheapest hotel in the downtown area. The hostel itself is "rustic" (it's nice, but needs a little TLC). I loved my room because it had two windows which were great... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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Reviewed 6 May 2016

Staying at a hostel provides a nice, homey type of atmosphere, unlike most hotels. Everyone was very friendly. We chose the hostel because it was in a great location, close to downtown with restaurants and bars within a short walk. Our room faced the main street in front of the hostel, which was very noisy on Friday night, but much... More 

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Chester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 May 2016

I have never stayed in a hostel before and was very happily surprised about the rooms and sharing accomodation. The room I stayed in was a 4 bed room (two bunk bed) which cost $52 for two nights. It was basic, not much room to fit suitcases and bags in. However I was taken in by the charm of this... More 

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Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

Comfy and clean. Staff were helpful and friendly. First place i stayed at that offered breakfast and actually supplied it! Worth every cent. I highly recommend both the hostel and the town of flagstaff its self. Great place to visit!

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2016

Clean, easy to locate. Nothing fancy but beds were comfortable enough and bathrooms were clean. Located on a nice walking street in Flagstaff. Breakfast with a piece of fruit (!) was better than most hostels, and they actually had drinkable coffee.

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Sierra Madre, California
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Reviewed 13 February 2016

This place was such an experience. First time that I have ever stayed in a hostel and it was clean, friendly staff, walking distance from most of the down town, and comfortable beds. The next time that I travel through Arizona I'd definitely stay here again!

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Reviewed 11 February 2016

The hostel is a bit shabby but in a nice way. The staff was helpful and the room ( we had a private room) was comfortable in the no-frills way hostels usually are. The communal bathrooms ( there are three ) were clean. The breakfast was really basic ( toast and instant oatmeal and coffe or tea) but did include... More 

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Letsitele, South Africa
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Reviewed 13 January 2016

Stayed here in December so that I was close enough to visit the Grand Canyon, Sedona and the Hopi Reservation. What an awesome spot! so central and such incredible friendly staff! It has a great relaxed small town vibe and you meet some amazing people! Flagstaff is also an incredible town and I would suggest taking a day just walking... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcoming happy travelers from around the world for over 20 years! This charming hostel located in the quaint mountain town of Flagstaff, is a fun, friendly and inexpensive place to stay the night, and is only 80 miles from the magnificent Grand Canyon! It provides a unique and relaxing environment which encourages mingling with other guests, including the thousands of International visitors who overnight here every year. Make new friends, practice your foreign language skills and rest up for your next Arizona adventure, all under one roof! There's nothing fancy about this place, but it definitely has loads of charm and character! The accommodation is clean, simple and affordable with cozy dorm rooms on the main level and "themed" private rooms on the upper floor. The location is ideal for those who prefer walking to driving. Exploring historic downtown Flagstaff is easy - a vast selection of restaurants, pubs, shopping and nightlife are all within walking distance. A healthy breakfast, WI FI, parking and taxes are included in the nightly rate, and on site kitchen and laundry facilities are available for guest use as well. We also operate awesome day hiking tours to the Grand Canyon. Shop around and you'll see that we offer the best price in town - guaranteed! We hope you will choose to visit our little "home away from home" very soon. Safe travels! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Grand Canyon International Hostel

Address: 19 South San Francisco St, Flagstaff, AZ 86001
Region: United States > Arizona > Flagstaff
Price Range: RM237 - RM246 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
Also Known As:
Grand Canyon International Hotel Flagstaff
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“The dormitory is the best cost effective choice, unless you require more privacy then go with the private room.”
 of 5 bubbles 396cjm, 20 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Second floor rooms not facing the main street would be quieter at night.”
 of 5 bubbles AzDEAT, 5 May 2016 | Read review
“rooms are a bit noisy as its in an old building with wooden floors. but you generally up early to do awesome adventuring anyway :)”
 of 5 bubbles Kirsty822, 13 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Private room is worth the price.”
 of 5 bubbles nofearcavaliere, 29 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Many rooms are multi occupancy, i.e. dormitories.”
 of 5 bubbles Conquester, 28 Sep 2015 | Read review
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