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  • Excellent41%
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  • Average5%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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“quiet hours”(5 reviews)
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Free Wifi
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Self-Serve Laundry
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In a newly renovate historic building in the heart of downtown Asheville. We are a European style hostel and a great alternative to a hotel for travelers on a budget. Our beds start at $32 per night and we are clean and comfortable with friendly knowledgeable staff.
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23 Rankin Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-2804
18 km to Asheville Regional Airport
185 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
3.4 km from Biltmore Village
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was my first experience staying in a hostel on a trip and I felt great about the stay. I rented a pod for 2 nights and the host was kind enough to give me a lower pod on my request. The bed, bathroom and...More

Thank arpit a
Response from asheff2, Manager at Sweet Peas HostelResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us! It was so nice to have you stay with us and we are so glad you enjoyed everything! We look forward to your next trip and hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 8 November 2017

Loved the location & connivence of staying in town. Clean facility and friendly staff. Parking across the street so we had easy access to our car. The beds are extra long and comfy. I will return when traveling with my husband

Thank Dana R
Response from asheff2, Manager at Sweet Peas HostelResponded 14 November 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us!! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to your next visit!

Reviewed 1 November 2017

I like hostels, so this was great. The bunk-bed rooms were co-ed, or non-gender-specific, which I didn't expect. There isn't a door on the room, so changing clothes was meant to be done in the bathroom or shower room, (or winging it in the bunk...More

Thank CityGirlGlo
Response from SweetPeasHostel, Manager at Sweet Peas HostelResponded 2 November 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us! We are so glad you enjoyed your experience and hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 21 September 2017

Stayed with friends in the pod area. The beds were nice and it was helpful to have a large cabinet to lock up bags. Hostel was very quite, almost too quite. Didn't really have a place or way to meet your bunk mates. I'm a...More

Thank lydia3121
Response from SweetPeasHostel, Manager at Sweet Peas HostelResponded 29 September 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review us! We appreciate your feedback and your patronage.

Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

All in all, sweet peas hostel has all the amenities of a good backpacker or travelling hostel that you'd expect; plenty of showers, nice communal bathrooms, clean and spacious kitchen, living area and a good mix of dorm bunks, private bunks and rooms. However, their...More

Thank chris s
Response from SweetPeasHostel, Manager at Sweet Peas HostelResponded 27 July 2017

I am so sorry that this whole scenario occurred. The gentleman who greeted you on the intercom is no longer apart of our staff. He was wrong to not permit you luggage storage, he actually did not even finish out his shift that day.. As...More

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Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Non-Smoking Hotel
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"Bunk rooms are coed, apparently."
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"Pods are spacious and have huge storage lockers!"
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"get a pod!"
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"Stay in the private pods (bunk beds with privacy curtains); private rooms not very comfortable and a little..."
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