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Reviewed 29 June 2014 via mobile

Easy to reach from different destinations and it's only hour drive from marvelous Grand Canyon. Rooms are basic, but people are friendly and open-minded. Showers are clean, breakfast tasty and parking is just few steps away. Hostel crew offers a lot of activities for a fair price, and if you going to the Canyon yourself, don't miss their Sedona tour,...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 June 2014

Very nice showers, limited breakfast with disgustingly sweet porridge sachets. wifi was temperamental but overall perfectly fine stay. Good location for restaurants/bars in Flagstaff in the evening. only an hour's drive to the main sightseeing views and hikes of the GC.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 June 2014

great place, lovely place to stay, good place to meet like minded people.. place is clean and the rooms are clean, beds are comfy, good value for money, even though i only stayed two nights it was fantastic!!!

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Thank melona22
Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 23 May 2014

A bit over priced for me but then all hostels are in USA...I liked the HI in Phoenix because they're Open to working mostly cleaning! In exchange for bed. This hostel is well located but they need to turn down the MUSIC blasting as it makes it hard to talk with other guests which is what I enjoy doing when...

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2Thank Rene L
Dortmund, Germany
Reviewed 13 May 2014

The rooms very small, the TV (we had to pay extra for it) worked not like described, very close to the main station (= 1. close to a very good restaurant (Lumberyard Brewing Company), 2. you can here the very looong trains every 45 minutes. I found it a bit confusing as they have two check-in/ -out points.

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Newport, Rhode Island
Reviewed 11 May 2014

I lucked into getting a bunk one night and ended up staying for three. It's right by downtown Flagstaff. Everything feels very clean, the staff is friendly, there's a pretty good kitchen, and plenty to eat for breakfast. My only complaint is that the first night I was there it was a little loud at 2am, it's tough to complain...

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Tyler, TX
Reviewed 2 May 2014

Stayed here late April 2014. Walking distance from the Amtrak station, they let me in at 0630 to have breakfast, warm and freshen up. Nice people, clean facility other than just some minor attention was needed to the free computer area( dusting and a good wipe down). Would certainly stay here again. A+++ all the way!

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Taipei, Taiwan
Reviewed 11 April 2014

I complaint about the bed bug to them that I got serious bites after I got home, and asked for refund and told them maybe rather than writing them bad reviews online. The owner replied that I am "lack of knowledge", I "threatened" them and doesn't sound genuine.They replied they are the owner named John McCulloch and the wife Lisa....

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Lisa M, Owner at Grand Canyon International Hostel, responded to this review

This was the real response I had sent to Ms. Wang. On Tue, Apr 8, 2014 at 3:37 AM, John Mcculloch <itmedianow@yahoo.com> wrote: Ms. Wang- My name is John McCulloch and my wife, Lisa, and I are the owners of the Hostel. When I was notified last Friday (April 4th) of your request for a refund, I immediately went to...

Pescara, Italy
Reviewed 24 March 2014

I loved that place!! The staff is nice, the hostel was nice cheap and comfortable. there were breakfast and sheets provided, free wifi and cozy common rooms where to chill, read etc. It was also clean and I meet really nice people.

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States
Reviewed 27 February 2014

We stayed here one night as we passed through Flagstaff on our way West. The hostel's location is good, right downtown. Parking was somewhat limited, but we were able to get a spot in their lot. The hostel has a very warm and cozy vibe, and was much cleaner than expected (including the shared bathrooms and showers). The staff was...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Breakfast included
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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: ₹ 1,882 - ₹ 5,713 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
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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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