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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 11 June 2015

Jimmy and staff we're all really cool hang out with and very helpful in giving recommendations of things to do and see in Tucson. The hostel is really close to 4th Ave and Congress St (areas with lots of local boutiques and restaurants/bars). This is one of the best hostel I've ever stayed in and also one of the cheapest...

2Thank Ally T
Reviewed 4 June 2015 via mobile

I stayed in a private room in January. Like most private rooms in hostels, these rooms are not plush versions of hostels, but rather a room that is not shared with strangers. I've stayed in hostels all over the world, this one ranks in the top. It is clean, an info hub, nice community space for sharing meals and conversation,...

2Thank hxari
Reviewed 16 May 2015 via mobile

I have a great time everytime i stay at the roadrunner. It is so much fun meeting new people and hearing there stories on their wonderful patio. Whether you're a traveler on the current timeline or traveling through time and space the roadrunner is the place to be.

1Thank Dylan B
Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 25 April 2015

Clean, friendly. Carb up on free waffles and enjoy the desert. Very happy with this hostel, after many return trips. Excellent local transportation. To the management and staff (in the words of Jack Kerouac:) "You are all Bodhisattvas."

Thank bill e
Austin, Texas
Reviewed 26 March 2015

Great hostel, great staff. Would stay again. Wish they had an electronic system for booking to make it more convenient for everyone. Seems like some guests were overbooked and that could have been avoided with a more organized system.

2Thank ErinLee22
Mesa, Arizona
Reviewed 11 March 2015

Okay, here it is. I travel all over the country for my job and I usually stay at hostels, not to save money although that's part of it, but because I really enjoy the experience. There are good hostels and there are bad hostels. This is a great hostel! The best one I've staid at and I've staid at most...

3Thank sunglassking61
Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 27 February 2015

Pleasantly surprised at how clean and well run this hostel was. Private rooms are nothing fancy, but clean and comfortable. The bed size is a little small for two people, but not undoable. For what you are paying and where you are staying, this is a great choice! Right near downtown with easy access to Congress, Fourth Ave, and the...

2Thank NickB92
Costa Mesa
Reviewed 17 February 2015 via mobile

Jivanatha, what are you talking about?!?! A lot of those so called "crazy retired" people are both vendors and wholesale buyers who actually add energy and fun to the roadrunner experience. They are kids at heart. I think you are engaging in a bit of age discrimination here. Why not look at people for who they are and not just...

6Thank gorillazfan
Reviewed 10 February 2015

did not like it..charged double during gem show. Left two days early..crazy retired people posing as travelers living there.. Snoring so loud unbelievable.40$ a nite for ripp off? no sleep..filthy dirty pillows and sheets. . No hostel experience by the staff or hostelers

2Thank Jivanatha P
Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 30 January 2015

I booked a private room at this hostel for 2 weeks while I was looking for a permanent place to live in Tucson. The room was of a good size (w/ AC unit, portable heater, full size bed, dresser, mirror, two chairs, lamp), and although there was no private bathroom, there were two available (only for the private rooms) and...

3Thank Tahnee B

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Roadrunner Hostel in Tucson is the perfect traveler's gateway to many attractions in southern Arizona. Our beautiful, historic adobe house is set in the heart of downtown Tucson. We provide all the comforts of home with a large kitchen that includes two large refrigerators and a professional stove, laundry facilities, free wi-fi, internet access, and cable T.V. Every morning we offer an all-you-can-eat Belgian waffle breakfast with coffee and tea. We have women's, men's and co-ed dorms, as well as private rooms. Fresh linens are always provided and we clean daily. We are within walking distance of the University of Arizona, shopping and entertainment venues, 4th Avenue, and many great restaurants. ... more   less 

Additional Information about RoadRunner Hostel

Address: 346 E 12th St, Tucson, AZ 85701-2019
Region: United States > Arizona > Tucson
Price Range: ₹ 1,440 - ₹ 2,945 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Roadrunner Hotel Tucson
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“They're dorms, so do what thou wilt”
 of 5 bubbles Corriannder, 29 Jul 2015 | Read review
“any room is good.”
 of 5 bubbles sunglassking61, 11 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Pick a private room if you, like me, carries big suitcases.”
 of 5 bubbles tahneeb2015, 30 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Be social. Ask questions. Tell your story.”
 of 5 bubbles 962danw, 27 Jan 2015 | Read review
“The female dorm is good - no experience of other rooms. Bring cash to pay.”
 of 5 bubbles DJCactus, 17 Dec 2014 | Read review
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